The World Energy Policy Summit is a reputed annual conferencing platform for sharing high-quality knowledge, insights and perspectives on energy issues. The theme for this year, 2020, is: "Energy: New Fundamentals, New Opportunities".
Panel topics include:
Oil & Gas - E&P, Refining, Transportation; Renewables – Solar, Offshore Wind, Future; Energy Leadership; Climate Change; India-Norway Energy Forum; Energy Geopolitics & Security; Natural Gas vs Electricity; Innovation and Technology.
High-level speakers include:
Energy industry captains of India.
Foreign speakers include:
Mr Jarand Rystad, CEO, Rystad Energy; Mr Abdullah S Jum’ah, Former President & CEO, Saudi Aramco; Mrs. Liv Hovem, CEO, DNV GL Oil and Gas; Mrs. Carri Lockhart, Global SVP , Equinor; Mr. Jürgen Tzschoppe, EVP International Power, Statkraft; Mr Pierre Noel, Senior Fellow for Economic & Energy Security, IISS; Mr John Markus Lervik, CEO, Cognite; ONS Innovation award winner 2018; Leif Johan Sevland, President and CEO, Ons Foundation and Mr David Leckie, Partner, Clyde & Co.
The World Energy Policy Summit (WEPS) is an annual international conference to encourage discussion, debate and direction. It seeks to bring together diverse views on various issues and developments that influence shaping policy by governments, companies and other entities pertaining to various sources of energy.
WEPS emphasizes that we live in an inter-dependent world that requires better understanding and compatibility between policies of various countries, organisations, entities and societies around the world. WEPS aims to play a key and dynamic role in that development.
Over the years, WEPS has acquired almost an iconic name as a quality conferencing platform for generating high-quality and in-death discussions, perspectives and ideas. Top policy and law makers, companies, industry leaders and executives, bankers, diplomats, academics, thinkers, and opinion leaders regularly participate in this unique conference. WEPS is designed to be one of the foremost conferencing and energy policy-shaping platforms in the world.
The World Energy Policy Summit attracts eminent speakers from different parts of the globe. The previous lead speakers include Abdallah S Jum’ah , former Saudi Aramco CEO; Mr B K Chaturvedi, Member (Energy)-Planning Commission, Government of India; Ms Liv Monica Stubholt, former Deputy Foreign and Energy Minister of Norway; Dr Charles K Ebinger, Director Energy Security Initiatives, Brookings Institution, USA; Mr Wilson “Dub” Crook, Senior Consultant, ExxonMobil, USA; H.E. Mr Charles Richard Vernon Stagg, British High Commissioner to India; Mr Aldo Flores Quiroga, Secretary General, International Energy Forum, Saudi Arabia, Mr Herve Maurey, Hon’ble Senator, Chairman of the Standing Committee on Sustainable Development, The French Senate, France; Mr David Hobbs, Head of Research at the King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center, Saudi Arabia; Ms Anna Drobakha, Advisor to Vice President, Rosneft, Russia; Mr Didier Houssin, Chairman of the French Institute of Petroleum and New Energies, France; Mr Jean Sentenac, Chairman & CEO of Axens, France; Ms Carole Mathieu, Head of EU Energy & Climate Policies, IFRI Centre for Energy, Paris; Dr Atul Arya, Chief Energy Strategist & Global Head of Energy Wide Perspectives, IHS Markit; Dr Bassam Fattouh, Director, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies, UK and many others. Needless to say, the similar profile and stature will not only be maintained but enhanced.