Unlocking the renewable energy investment opportunities in the Mediterranean: a Regional perspective

11th June 2015, Milan
Aula Magna, via Gobbi 5
Bocconi University
h 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Master in Green Management, Energy and Corporate Social Responsibility (MaGER)
Renewable Energy Solutions for the Mediterranean (RES4MED)


Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries have kick-started ambitious programs to rely on renewable energy to satisfy fast growing energy needs with competitive solutions. The priority is to attract private investments to drive innovation and local growth.
Renewable Energy Solutions for the Mediterranean (RES4MED) and Master in Green Management, Energy and Corporate Social Responsibility (MaGER) are pleased to invite you to the Conference to discuss renewable energy investments in the Mediterranean Region.



Alberto Grando (Vice Rector for Development, Bocconi University)



Matteo Di Castelnuovo (Director, MAGER, Bocconi University)

Roberto Vigotti (Secretary General, RES4MED)

Key note speeches


Cédric Philibert (Senior Analyst, Renewable Energy Division, IEA)

Mohamed Salah El Sobki (Executive Chairman, New & Renewable Energy Authority - NREA)

First session - RES in the Region: challenges and opportunities


Arturo Lorenzoni (IEFE, Research Fellow, Bocconi University)


Mediterranean Energy Perspective

Emanuela Menichetti (Director of the Renewable Energy Division, Observatoire Méditerranéen de l'Energie - OME)


Ahmed Baroudi (General Director, Société d'Investissements Energetiques)


Salma Hussein (Department Manager, License and performance evaluation, EgyptERA; MEDREG RES WG)

The Mediterranean energy transition: how to get investments right?


Nicola Misani (Researcher Department of Management and Technology, Bocconi University)


Francesco Venturini (CEO, Enel Green Power; President, RES4MED)

Giuseppe De Beni (Managing Director, Italgen)

Carlo Crea (International Affairs Director, Terna)

Round table – how to rise competitiveness of RES in the Region, a multi perspective view: the road to overcome financial and technical challenges


Gus Schellekens (Sustainability Leader, PwC Middle East)


Peter Goepfert (Vice President, Power, Renewables and Water, KfW IPEX-Bank)

Stefano Rivelli (Head of Energy & Industry Specialized Lending, Corporate & Strategic Finance - Structured Finance, Banca Imi)

Jan Pieter Cools (Head of Renewable Energies Maghreb region, Siemens)

Lino Cardarelli (CEO – Board Member, Airlight Energy)

Fabio Patti (Corporate Relations and Strategy Advisor, MegaCell)

Closing remarks


Roberto Vigotti (Secretary General, RES4MED)

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