PROGRAMME

 

09:00 - 09:30

Registration, Refreshments & Networking

 

09:30 - 09:45

Welcome & Opening Remarks

 

Professor John Rowan - Dean of the School of Social Sciences, University of Dundee

 

09:45 - 11:15

Session 1

 

EU energy policy – Moving Beyond Boundaries
Professor Jorge Vasconcelos - Founder of the Council of European Energy Regulators and Member of the Energy Roadmap 2050 Advisory Group

 

Lawrence Slade - Chief Executive, Energy UK

 

Brexit and the UK Industrial Strategy
Mark Sommerfeld - Policy Analyst, Renewable Energy Association

 

11:15 - 12:00

Keynote Address

 

Rt Hon Alex Salmond - Former First Minister of Scotland

 

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch, Refreshments & Networking

 

13:00 - 14:30

Session 2

 

Alexa Morrison - Senior Policy Officer (Climate & Energy), RSPB Scotland

 

Planning for Renewables After Brexit
John Campbell QC - Hastie Stable, Faculty of Scottish Advocates

 

Dave Pearson - Director, Star Renewable Energy and Chair of the Heat Pump Panel at the Renewable Heating and Cooling Platform

 

14:30 - 14:45

Refreshments & Networking

 

14:45 - 15:35

Session 3

 

Practical Steps and Considerations for Projects & Investors
Munir Hassan - Partner, Head of Clean Energy, CMS Cameron McKenna

 

Surviving Brexit: An Absolute Pivot
Graham Provest - Managing Director, Absolute

 

15:35 - 17:00

Panel Discussion

 

Confirmed Panelists:
Ian Dunsmore - Heat from Waste Water Project Manager, Scottish Water Horizons
Dr Alister Hamilton - Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh and Chair of the Electric Vehicle Association Scotland
Derek McCulloch - Partner, Head of Energy, Infrasture & Land, Gillespie MacAndrew
Dr Thomas Muinzer - Lecturer, University of Stirling

Dr Geoff Wood - Teaching Fellow in International Energy Law and Policy, University of Stirling
 

 

17:00 - 18:00

Networking Drinks Reception

 

18:00

Conference Close