The international summit “Hydropower Balkans 2017” – is a professional platform, bringing together chief ministers, major investors, decision-makers of the leading hydropower plants and investment project initiators, as well as regulators, to consolidate efforts focused on efficient implementation of key projects for the construction and reconstruction of HPPs across the Balkan region.

KEY HIGHLIGHTS 2017:

  • Balkan greenfield projects with 2018-2025 implementation period: Albania, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Croatia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Bulgaria, Romania and Kosovo
  • Energy Ministerial Meeting on international cooperation and effective implementation of the investment projects in the Balkans
  • Onsite visit to one of the most progressive HPPs in the Balkan region explore effective project execution strategies!
  • Meeting the investors: project initiators will discuss collaboration opportunities with international investors within prescheduled meetings
  • Leaders’ debate: Single region implies consolidated energy market! Projections of governments, initiators and investors. Finance and investment landscape
  • Case studies from companies, successfully carrying out their projects for HPPs’ construction and modernization across the region
  • Tailor-made session and exclusive exhibition: innovative solutions and equipment in the context of greenfield and brownfield development
  • Unparalleled networking opportunities: gala dinner, exhibition, champagne roundtables, and face-to-face meetings
  • FAST AND EFFICIENT! Roadshow of breakthrough technologies and equipment

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW:

DAY 1. 15 November, Wednesday

9:00   Registration, morning coffee and networking
12:00 ONSITE VISIT TO THE FLAGSHIP HPP

The participants of the onsite visit will visit one of the most advanced hydropower stations of the Balkan region. They will learn about construction and design strategies, innovative technologies introduction and best practices to ensure the compliance with high European ecological standards. Besides, the participants will have the chance to address questions directly to the HPP decision-makers.
14:00 LUNCH and networking
18:00 COCKTAIL RECEPTION for event participants

DAY 2. 16 November, Tursday

8:00   Registration, morning coffee and networking
9:30

PLENARY SESSION AND LEADERS’ DEBATE. HYDROPOWER INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT IN THE BALKANS: INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION, AND INTENTIONS OF GOVERNMENT, INITIATORS AND INVESTORS.
11:00 Coffee and networking break
11:30

 SESSION 2. EFFECTIVE HPP OPERATION: DESIGN ENGINEERING – CONSTRUCTION RENOVATION – SUCCESSFUL OPERATION
13:00 LUNCH and networking
14:00

 SESSION 3. PROJECTS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND RENOVATION OF HYDROPOWER PLANTS IN THE BALKAN REGION

 Albania
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Macedonia
Kosovo
Bulgaria
 Serbia
Montenegro
Croatia
Romania
Slovenia
15:30 Coffee and networking break
16:00 ROADSHOW – INNOVATIONS AND BREAKTHROUGH TECHNOLOGIES!
16:30 SESSION 4. MEETING THE INVESTORS
18:00 GALA DINNER

DAY 3. 17 November, Friday

9:00   Morning coffee and networking
9:30   SESSION 5: ATTRACTING INVESTMENT IN THE REGIONAL HYDROPOWER INDUSTRY
11:00 Coffee and networking break
11:30

 SESSION 6: RENOVATION, OPERATION AND MODIFICATION. OPERATORS’ PLANS AND BREAKTHROUGH TECHNOLOGIES

 Albania
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Macedonia
Kosovo
Bulgaria
Serbia
Montenegro
Croatia
Romania
Slovenia
13:00 Networking LUNCH
14:00 SESSION 7: ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY. SYNERGY-AIMED DIALOGUE
15:30 Coffee and networking break
16:00

 IDEAS LAB – CHAMPAGNE ROUNDTABLE. SOLUTIONS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND MODERNIZATION
17:30 Summit Conclusions, Forum Closing Ceremony

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