12 Jun 2017 09:00 - Ukrainian Energy Day

Normal Price: 599GBP
Member Price: 480GBP

Strategy Council

Presents the


Ukrainian Energy Day in London


supported by UBCC


12th June 2017


London, UK


The Ukrainian Energy Day in London, organised by Strategy Council, is taking place on 12th June at the Energy Institute in London. 


You can find the full agenda and confirmed speakers here


The Day is a unique opportunity for the UK and international energy communities to hear from key players in the Ukrainian energy sector about the reform of the sector and the commercial opportunities being created as Ukraine takes ambitious steps towards energy independence.


Programme highlights include:


-          Olga Bielkova, Deputy Head of the Fuel & Energy Committee of the Verkhovna Rada, who will outline the latest government policies to improve transparency and competitiveness in the sector, including the new Electricity Market law;

-          Yuriy Vitrenko, of Naftogaz of Ukraine, Jonathan Popper of Ukrnafta, Sergiy Boyev of Ukrgasvidobuvannya and Maksym Maksimentsev of Nadra Ukrayny, will outline the opportunities for cooperation with Ukraine’s state-owned energy companies;

-          Didier Magne, Head of Gas, Europe, TrailStone Group, Willem Coppoolse, CEO, Engie Energy Management Ukraine and Andrew Favorov, Managing Partner of Energy Resources of Ukraine, will provide an insight into the functioning of the domestic natural gas market and the opportunities for the import of natural gas from the EU;

-          Mirek Topolánek, Director, International Development & Public Affairs, Eustream, and former Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, will outline the Slovak gas TSO’s plans following the recent signing of an MOU on cooperation with Ukraine;

-          Tom Reed, CEO of JKX Oil & Gas, Alastair McBain, CEO of Arawak Energy, Robert Bensh, CEO of Leadville Resources and Roman Opimakh, Executive Director, Association of Gas Producers of Ukraine will share their views on what is required from the government to encourage investment in exploration and production to increase domestic gas production;

-          Vitalii Butenko, Commercial Director, DTEK Energo, will give the market leader’s view of the impact of the new law, as well as discussing DTEK’s electricity exports.  Volodymyr Kupchak, General Director of VolynOblEnergo, will provide the point of view of a regional distribution company and Peter O’Brien, Country Manager of EuroCape New Energy, will highlight the development of the renewables sector;


All UBCC corporate members, who have not yet registered for the event, will receive a 20% discount on the registration fee and all other UBCC members, who have not yet registered for the event, will receive a 10% discount (simply mention this on the registration form):



As a special treat for our corporate members, in addition to the generous discount, we have a complimentary place at the Energy Day to give away! If you would like to be entered into the draw, please respond by 17.00 GMT on 2nd June to ubcc_event@ubcc.co.uk with the words “FREE PLACE” in the subject line. The response must come from the email address of a valid corporate member and contain name and position of the prospective attendee. The draw will take place on Monday 5th June and the winner will be notified by email by 17.00 GMT on the same day.   


Please note that your UBCC membership must be up to date in order to be eligible for the discounts and offers above. UBCC Members’ Support will be happy to answer any questions regarding your membership at membership@ubcc.co.uk 


For further details about the Forum, please contact the organiser, Stephen Butler of Strategy Council, directly at: stephen.butler@strategy-council.com 


Please note that UBCC cannot register for this event, and all registration applications must be submitted directly to the organisers.


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