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Natural Gas: Cyprus Heading towards a New Energy Era

at Filoxenia Conference Centre, Nicosia
Natural Gas: Cyprus Heading towards a New Energy Era

On Tuesday 19th June 2018, two European co-funded projects CYnergy and Cyprus Gas2EU, organised a Discussion Forum with the title “Natural Gas: Cyprus Heading towards a New Energy Era” at the Filoxenia Conference Centre in Nicosia. The event was under the auspices of the Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism and the Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works, and attracted more than 160 delegates from the transport and energy sectors, public bodies, and international organisations. the video which was created for the promotion of the CYnergy Action was officially presented for the first time during the event.

From Left to Right: Dr. Panayiotis Zacharioudakis, CYnergy Project Manager & Managing Director, Ocean Finance Ltd, Dr. Symeon Kassianides, Non-Executive Chairman, Natural Gas Public Company (DEFA), Mrs. Vassiliki Anastassiadou, Minister of Transport, Communications and Works, Dr. Stelios Himonas, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism

Image captured during the welcome coffee

Image captured during the welcome coffee

Image captured during the welcome coffee

Mr. Georgios Lakkotrypis, Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism and Mrs. Vassiliki Anastasiadou, Minister of Transport, Communications and Works

Mr. Georgios Lakkotrypis, Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism During His Welcoming Speech

Mrs. Vassiliki Anastasiadou, Minister of Transport, Communications and Works During Her Welcoming Speech

Panel Discussion – From Left to Right: Dr. Symeon Kassianides, Non-Executive Chairman, Natural Gas Public Company (DEFA), Dr. Stelios Himonas, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Dr. Panayiotis Zacharioudakis, CYnergy Project Manager and Managing Director of Ocean Finance Ltd, Mr. Christos Michaelides, Media Consultant, CMM Mediaworks

Dr. Helmut Morsi, Adviser to the Director and Coordinator for Innovation, European Commision, DG MOVE-B

1st Forum Discussion with title “Bringing Natural Gas in Cyprus” – From Left to Right: Ms. Anastasia Kouvertari, CYnergy Project Manager, Marine & Offshore, Lloyd’s Register, Mr. Manos Panou, LNG Commercial Executive, Tsakos Gas Partners Limited, Mr. Andreas Pentaliotis, Natural Gas Officer, Natural Gas Public Company (DEFA), Mr. Panayiotis Mitrou, Marine & Offshore Technology & Innovation Manager, South Europe, Lloyd’s Register, Mr. Michalis Chrysaphis, Industrial Extension Officer, Hydrocarbons Service, Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Mr. Vassilios Millas, FSRU Project Manager, GasLog Ltd, Mr. Antonios Boutatis, Senior Partner, Rogan Associates S.A.

2nd Forum Discussion with title “Using Natural Gas in Cyprus” – From Left to Right: Dr. Alexis Michael, Executive Manager, Generation and Supply Business Unit, Electricity Authority of Cyprus, Ms. Elpida Epaminonda, National TEN-T & CEF Coordinator, Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works, Mr. Michael Fountoulis, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works, Dr. Helmut Morsi, Adviser to the Director and Coordinator for Innovation, European Commision, DG MOVE-B, Mr. Nicholas Argyrou, General Manager, Bunkernet Ltd, Dr. Stelios Bikos, Head of Commercial Division, Public Gas Corporation of Greece (DEPA), Dr. Dimitrios Lyridis, CYnergy Technical Coordinator & Associate Professor, NTUA

 

Audience participation during Panel Discussions

Snapshot from Lunch Break

 

Agenda_19 June 2018

Welcoming speech by Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism

Welcoming speech by Minister of Transport, Communications and Works

Presentation by Dr Helmut Morsi

Dissemination Event – Watch Video – Part 1

 Dissemination Event – Watch Video – Part 2

Last update: Jul 09, 2018