Thought leadership at MEE

15:00 - 16:30

Decarbonisation and Sustainability Development Goals

The session will outline the necessary pathway to develop and deliver an effective energy system which supports inclusive economic development and growth, offering secure, reliable and environmentally sustainable universal energy access. 

  • How successful have 2015 SDG’s been?
  • Asses developments within the power sector to-date in reducing carbon intensity
  • Outline the trade-off between the economic and environmental dimensions when discussing the energy transition
  • Effective financial measures to fund the energy transition (green bonds, green loans etc)

H.E. Ali Mohd Al Jassim
CEO, Etihad Energy Services

Mhairi Main Garcia,
Partner, Dentons & Vice-Chair,
Clean Energy Business Council

Benoit Lebot
International Energy Efficiency Specialist

Franco Atassi,
Smart Infrastructure MD, Middle East, Siemens 

Majd Jalal Coussa,
Director of Energy & Utilities sector, Etisalat

Pri McNair,
Regional Head of Client Coverage MENAT, HSBC