ENGIE Chair Inauguration – June 3, 2014

Event Description

In the frame of the GDF SUEZ (now ENGIE) Chair in Energy Economics and Energy Risk Management,

Professor Bruno Delvaux, Rector of the Catholic University of Louvain,

Mr. Jean Stéphenne, President of the Louvain Foundation,

Professor Vincent Blondel, Dean of Polytechnic School of Louvain,

Professor Vincent Bodart, President of the Institute for Multidisciplinary Research in Quantitative Modelling and Analysis (IMMAQ),


Professor Anthony Papavasiliou, holder of the GDF SUEZ (now ENGIE) Chair.

Event Schedule

5:30pm: Welcome by the Rector

5:40pm: Presentation of Chair objectives, Anthony Papavasiliou

6:00pm: Keynote speech, Professor Shmuel Oren (Department of Industrial Engineering, University of California at Berkeley), Operational Challenges to a Renewable Energy Future

6:20pm: Keynote speech, Tadhg O\'Briain (Policy Officer, DG Energy, European Commission), Converging Approaches to Generation and System Adequacy and Security of Supply in Electricity

6:40pm: Closing remarks, Dr. Jacqueline Boucher (Senior Vice President of Economic Modeling and Studies, Engie)

6:50pm: Reception

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