Programme

8 March (Thursday)
9.00-10.00
Registration
10.00-10.10
Welcome speech
Balázs Felsmann, HETA Chairman
10.10-10.40
IEA Regional Outlook and Impacts of Digitalization on the Energy Sector
Peter Fraser, head of gas, coal and power market diviion, IEA
10.40-11.05
“Clean energy for All Europeans” – current issues and steps beyond
András Hujber, policy officer, DG Energy
11.05-11.20
Energy priorities of the Hungarian State in European and regional context
Andrea Beatrix Kádár, deputy state secretary, Ministry of National Development, Hungary
11.20-11.30
Question and answers
11.30-12.45
Price volatility, impacts of market coupling, import and regional production in CEE electricity market: roundtable discussion
Moderator: András István Tóth, vice-chairman of HETA

Participants:
Zoltán Gyulay (Market team manager, ENTSO-E)
Pavel Janík, (Director of EPH Hungary)
Balázs Gábor Lehőcz (Chairman and CEO, Dunamenti Erőmű)
Ion Lungu (Chairman of AFEER, Romania)
David Zarkovic (Manager of Wholesale Electricity trading, EPS, Serbia)
Ales Jirk, Head of analytical team in power trading in CEZ (CZ)
12.45-14.00
Lunch
14.00-14.20
Main challenges of the regulatory authority in 2018
Dr. Péter Grabner, HEPURA, Deputy Chairman
14.20-14.40
Impacts of increasing share of intermittent electricity on the TSOs tasks and operation
Kamilla Csomai, CEO, MAVIR
14.40-15.00
Cooperation of EFET and national energy trading organizations. Regional experiences of the close-out netting project
Jan Haizmann, Managing Director Correggio Consulting, member of the EFET board
15.00-15.30
Experts’ view: Oil indexation versus hub-based gas pricing?
Guido Cervigni, Gas Advisor at the Florence School of Regulation and Managing Director at DFC Economic
Borbála Takácsné Tóth, Senior Researcher, REKK
15.30–15.45
Coffee break
15.45-17.00
Lessons learned from the ten years of the electricity sector liberalization: roundtable discussion
Moderator: Balázs Felsmann

Tamás Hiezl managing director, CEZ Hungary
Zsolt Jamniczky member of the board, E.ON Hungaria
Gergely Kis, director of energy sales, Alteo Zrt.
György Kóbor, CEO, NKM
Zoltán Nagy, managing director, ELMŰ-ÉMÁSZ Energiakereskedő Kft.
Balázs Vándor CEO, MVM Partner
9 March (Friday)
9.00-10.00
Eye opener inspiratory ideas from key experts:
9.00-9.20
Changing consumers’ behaviour and impact on the energy sector companies
Dr. Mária Törőcsik, professor of marketing studies, PTE
9.20-9.40
How blockchain technology revolutionizes the commercial activities of the energy trading companies?
TBD
9.40-10.00
The Digital Revolution
Péter Küllői, chairman of Bátor Tábor Foundation
10.00-10.30
MiFID 2 regulation and its impacts on energy trading
Moderator: Gergő Batta, chairman of HETA Electricity Committee

Péter Bakos (head of unit, MNB) Dr. Hajnalka Kelemen (MAVIR)
Dr. Zoltan Pék (HEPURA)
Péter Tóth (CEO of HUPX)
10.30–10.50
Coffee break
10.50-11.10
Current changes in the regulation of the gas market
Zoltánné Farkas, head of department, HEPURA
11.10-11.30
“Quo vadis Europe?” The changing European gas sector and its effects on the regional gas markets – results of a study
Dr. Péter Kaderják, director, REKK
11.30-12.30
Regional gas markets and import sources after 2020: roundtable discussion
Moderator: Balázs Felsmann, HETA
Participants:
László Fazekas (CEO, MFGK - HU)
Dr. Peter Kaderják (director, REKK - HU)
Tatiana Mitrova, (head of the Energy Center at SKOLKOVO School of Management – RU) (TBC)
Kristóf Terhes (CEO, FGSZ – HU)
Ivan Weiss (Director of Trade policy Division, SPP – SK)
Representative of Transgaz (RO) (TBD)
12.40
Lunch
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