The Transatlantic Energy Disconnect Agenda
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
1619 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Room 806
Washington, DC 20036
9:00 am Coffee and a light breakfast will be available at the conference
9:15 am Welcome & Opening Remarks
Welcome by Center for Transatlantic Relations
Comments by Daniel Poneman, Deputy Secretary of Energy
9:30am Session I: Energy: What’s the Picture?
Introductory remarks: General Jim Jones, Jones Group, and Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, Solvey
- What is the likely size and duration of unconventional energy developments, and how are they likely to affect the energy situation on each side of the Atlantic?
10:30am Session II: Economic and Energy Sector Effects
- How is growing U.S. energy production and declining EU production likely to interact in terms of price differentials, relative dependencies and basic economic fundamentals?
- How might such differentials translate into changes in trade and investment patterns; what sectors are most likely to be affected?
11:30am Session III: Strategic considerations, Political and Policy Dynamics
- What does the transatlantic energy disconnect mean for government and private actor policies on each side of the Atlantic? What does it mean for transatlantic approaches?
12:30pm–2:00pm Working luncheon at SAIS
2:00 pm departure of participants