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Aurora Spring Forum 2019

Tuesday 19 March 2019
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“The Future of Energy”

The Aurora Spring Forum is one of the leading gatherings of the European energy industry, bringing together industry leaders in an exclusive and intimate setting in Oxford. The Forum is a serious attempt to discuss the medium and long term challenges of the industry. This includes: the climate change agenda, the huge regulatory uncertainty created by Brexit in the UK, coal-phase-out, levy and grid charging reforms in Germany and other European countries, and the pace of technological change that is fundamentally reshaping our industry.

Reasons to attend the Aurora Spring Forum 2019:

  • Discussions with leading industry figures including The Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Panel debates with Rachel Reeves MP, Iain Conn, CEO, Centrica, Will Gardiner, CEO, Drax Group, Simone Rossi, CEO, EDF Energy, Juliet Davenport, CEO, Good Energy, Johannes Teyssen, CEO, E.ON, Mark Foley, CEO, Eirgrid and more
  • Dragons Den judging next generation of energy tech start ups
  • Original analysis and insights from the Aurora team
  • The most senior event of its kind in Europe – referred to as the “Davos of the energy industry”
  • A formal dinner in an Oxford college dining hall with Alistair Phillips-Davies, CEO, SSE as a guest speaker
  • Intimate networking with like-minded people
  • A champagne reception and dinner in a traditional Oxford college setting

If you would like to attend, please contact or 07789 234 981

Aurora Spring Forum 2019 speakers

The Rt Hon Greg Clark MP - Secretary of State for BEIS
Dorothy Thompson CBE - CBE, Non-Executive Chair, Tullow Oil
Iain Conn - Chief Executive, Centrica
Johannes Teyssen - CEO, E.ON
Juliet Davenport - CEO, Good Energy
Matthew Wright - Managing Director, Orsted UK
Will Gardiner - CEO, Drax Group
Rachel Reeves - MP, Chair BEIS Select Committee
Simone Rossi - CEO, EDF Energy
Francis Egan - CEO, Cuadrilla Resources
Neil Morris - CEO, Faraday Institute
Carol Gould - Head of Power & Renewables, EMEA, MUFG
Mark Foley - CEO, Eirgrid
Beatriz Yordi - Director, European Commission
James Samworth - Partner, Foresight Group
Catherine Tanner - Managing Director, Energy Australia
Chris Hunt - Managing Director, Riverstone
Emily Gosden - Energy Editor, The Times
Irene Romelhoff - Executive Vice President, Equinor
Felix Lerch - Country Chairman UK, Uniper
Alistair Phillips-Davies - CEO, SSE
John Cole - Chief Executive, Edify Energy
Danielle Lane - UK Country Manager, Vattenfall
Katie Collett - Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Oxford
Professor John Loughead - Chief Scientific Adviser, BEIS
Elisabeth Brinton - Global VP Strategy & Portfolio, Shell
Richard Goodfellow - Partner, Addleshaw Goddard
João Manso Neto - CEO, EDP Renewables
Laurie Fitch - Partner, PJT Partners
Markus Krebber - CFO, RWE
Martin Cave - Chairman, Ofgem
Roger Miesen - CEO, RWE Generation
Sinead Lynch - UK County Chair, Shell
Steffen Syvertsen - CEO, Agder Energi Kraftforvaltning
Tony Cocker - Chairman, Infinis

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