22nd Annual BBSPA Conference 7-8 April 2016 Vienna Speakers


7-8th April 2016

Marriott Hotel, Vienna

Confirmed Speakers:

Dr. Thomas Heissenberger, Head of System Management, Gas Connect Austria

Piotr Kuś, Director, Brussels Office, GAZ-SYSTEM S.A.
“Natural Gas Market and Infrastructure Developments in CEE Region’’

Christophe Poillion, Vice President in Charge of European Affairs GRTgaz
Chairman of the Task Force on Security of Supply, GIE
“Infrastructure Developments in South East Europe as compared to Western Europe’’

Vladimir Djurovic, Director, Strategic Development Department, PLINACRO
“Potentials  of the Croatian Natural Gas System”

Ákos Kriston, Deputy CEO, MFGT – Hungarian Gas Storage

Gottfried Steiner, Chairman of the Board, Central European Gas Hub
“CEGH – Gas Trading Developments in CEE”

Julian Bowden, BP
“Markets Overview’’

Dr. Nadine Haase, European Gas Regulation Manager, PRISMA European Capacity Platform
“PRISMA European Booking Platform: Bridging markets and facilitating EU regulations”

Erol User, President & CEO, User Danismanlik AS

Bernhard Painz, Head of Gas Department, Energie-Control Austria
“Security of Supply and Diversification’’

Johannes Lambertz,  Regulatory Affairs, Open Grid Europe
“EU Level Supply and Security Regulation Update”

Kostadin Sirleshtov, Partner, CMS Sofia
“Legal Challenges in the Recent Upstream Projects in CEE”

Christian Filippitsch, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
“Regulatory and Competituive Aspects of Energy Markets”

Anna Rizova, Managing Partner, Wolf Theiss
“Legal Aspect of the Recent Developments in the Bulgarian gas Market’’

Dr. Gabor Tari, Group Chief Geologist, OMV E&P
“Black Sea Exploration Activities Update”

Ilona Vári, Head of EU Regulatory Affairs, MOL Group
”The Energy Union”

Ana Stanič, Partner, E&A Law Limited
‘’EU Energy Law: Deterring investment and source of Uncertainty’’

Andrada Irimie, Energy Analyst, JBC Energy
“Changing Dynamics in Crude Markets – Impact on Central and Eastern Europe”

Can Ogutçu, Investment Officer, Energy Charter
“Investment Risks in the Energy Sector and the Role of the Energy Charter on Investment Protection and Promotion”