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Eversheds Sutherland is a partner of the VII Scientific Conference “Energy Security – Pillars and Development Perspective” 2022

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02-09-2022

Eversheds Sutherland Poland is one of the partners of the VII Scientific Conference “Energy Security – Pillars and Development Perspective”, organized by the Ignacy Łukasiewicz Institute for Energy Policy in cooperation with the Rzeszów University of Technology. Our experts from the Governments & Energy team have been invited to join the panellists. The conference will be held on 12-13 September in Rzeszów.

One of the main themes of this year's discussions will be an assessment of the energy security of the countries on NATO's eastern flank in the context of Russian Federation policy and an analysis of the changes taking place in global energy policy as a result of the war in Ukraine. The debate will focus on energy transition, nuclear power, hydrogen, renewable energy and low-carbon sources of energy production. During the conference, the Ignacy Łukasiewicz Award in the field of energy security will be presented and the second edition of the Competition for the Most Innovative Energy in Local Government will be adjudicated.

The conference will be attended by the lawyers from the Governments & Energy team: Michał Drozdowicz, attorney-at-law, Partner heading the practice, and Grzegorz Cieśniarski, attorney-at-law, Senior Associate in the Governments & Energy team. Our experts will be panellists in two debates.

Partner Michał Drozdowicz will take part in a panel discussion on current challenges to energy security. Senior Associate Grzegorz Cieśniarski will take part in a debate on power grids and the challenges facing participants in the energy transmission and distribution market – Eversheds Sutherland Poland is a partner of this particular panel. Both panels will take place on 13 September.

Eversheds Sutherland is one of the world's largest legal brand, distinguished by its expertise in advising the energy industry. Eversheds Sutherland's offices are involved in international energy projects, including in the areas of nuclear energy, renewables, oil and gas, and undersea power cables. The Governments & Energy team carries out regulatory and investment advisory projects for the conventional and renewable energy sectors, as well as transmission and distribution network issues. The team also advises system heat generators and the energy-intensive industry.

The honorary patronage of the VII Conference was assumed by the following: Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland, Minister of Climate and Environment, Minister of Foreign Affairs Republic of Poland, Ministry of Economic Development and Technology, Minister of State Assets, Minister of Education and Science. The conference is supported by The NATO Public Diplomacy Division.

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