The panel will start with introductory remarks by the Atlantic Council President and CEO Frederick Kempe and be followed by opening remarks of H.E. Dr. Yuval Steinitz, Minister of National Infrastructures, Energy and Water Resources of Israel and H.E. Berat Albayrak, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of the Republic of Turkey. This will be the first public appearance by an Israeli Minister at a conference in Turkey since the normalization of relations between Turkey and Israel.Details
Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed to attend the 23rd World Energy Congress as Turkish and Russian sides expect to make progress on the Turkish Stream projectDetails
The report ‘The road to resilience: managing cyber risks’, published by the Council in collaboration with Swiss Re Corporate Solutions and Marsh & McLennan Companies, notes the rise in cyber-attacks on energy companies and stresses that addressing cyber risks is critical for energy security and resilience.Details
Bosphorus Energy Club to hold a full day side event at World Energy Congress titled “Navigating through new transformation and turmoil in energy and geopolitics”Details
"We are in an amazing transformation period for the energy sector”: Dr. Christoph Frei, Secretary General of World Energy Council, briefs Anadolu Agency, the global communication partner of the World Energy Congress 2016 Istanbul, on topics that world energy leaders will discuss at the 4-day congress.Details
Marie-José Nadeau, Chair of the World Energy Council, writes in a blog entry for Energy Post that the Paris Climate Agreement and the inclusion of energy in Millennium Development Goals were two key moments in 2015 that can change the course of the energy debate.Details
As you know, Turkey recently faced a failed coup attempt to its democracy and constitutional order. I am proud to say that our national sense and institutional heritage as well as stance for democracy preserved the peace and security in the country in a short period of time.
There is no doubt that both the Presidency and the Government are giving utmost importance and determined to take all necessary steps and measures to ensure stability and security for our nation. I would therefore like to... [...]
On behalf of the WEC Istanbul 2016 Organization Committee, I respectfully greet you all on the occasion of the 23rd World Energy Congress to take place on 09-13 October in Istanbul, Turkey. The Congress has an unrivalled reputation as a global platform for governments, businesses and specialists in terms of addressing important energy-related issues in the context of meeting the needs of producers and consumers. The theme of the Congress to take place in 2016 in Turkey is the “Embracin... [...]
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