Energy Transition Seminar
Sofia Hotel Balkan, Sofia
Rila Meeting Room
21 June 2023

Session I Chairman: Kostadin Sirleshtov, Partner, CMS

Milen Trifonov, Head of Department, Bulgarian Energy and Water Regulatory Commission
Regulatory Support for Decarbonisation

Kostdin Sirleshtov, Partner, CMS
Regulatory support for the decarbonization agenda in Bulgaria: trends and next steps

Christian Filippitsch, Partner, Reed Smith
Energy Transition: EU – Regulatory and Competition Law Framework
determining factors, if and how to make corporate investments in energy transition

Session II Chairman: Radoslav Mikov, Partner, Wolf Theiss

Olivier Marquette, President of AES Bulgaria and Head of Business Development Eurasia at The AES Corporation
Update on Amcham study “Decarbonization options for the Bulgarian power sector”

Dimitris Assimakis, Partner, Reed Smith
Key energy transition policies in Greece – Can Greece become the green energy champion in the region?

Kristina Lazarova, Co-founder of Brown to Green Platform and Chair of the Board of Directors of the Bobov Dol TPP
Brown to Green Platform

Filimon Antonopoulos, Managing Director, Tallon Commodities
Carbon Emissions Trading

Veselin Todorov, Chairman, Solar Academy
Green Energy Workforce Development Strategies