The Role of Europe in the Global Energy Transition

The Role of Europe in the Global Energy Transition

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Faculty House, 64 Morningside Dr., New York, NY 10027 Presidential Room 2

The Center on Global Energy Policy is honored to host a conversation with European Commission Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič. The discussion will be broad ranging and will touch on a number of topics including:

  • The geopolitical context of Russia, LNG, and energy security
  • The European Commission's focus on energy transition in Africa Climate chang
  • The European Union's relationship with the United States

Distinguished experts joining VP Šefčovič on the panel include: 

  • Natasha Udensiva, Managing Partner at Eurasia Energy Associates and Lecturer in International Affairs at the School of International Affairs and Public Policy 
  • Jonathan Elkind, Fellow and Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, Center on Global Energy Policy
  • Tim Boersma, Senior Research Scholar at the Center on Global Energy Policy [Moderator]

Registration is required.

This event is open to press. Please direct media inquiries to Jamie Shellenberger-Bessmann (

It will be livestreamed at

A podcast of this event (in addition to other past Center events) will be available ~12 days after the date of the event through iTunes or via our website.