The Central Asia and Caspian Oil & Gas Security Forum 2014 will provide a unique platform for security experts involved in the protection of oil and gas infrastructure, assets and teams in the Central Asia and Caspian Region. This edition of the Summit will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan on the 8th – 9th April. The meeting will be a discrete, high profile gathering with presentations conducted under Chatham House rules.
The Forum will address theft prevention, pipeline and infrastructure protection, counter-terrorism, relations with the local community, maritime security and cyber security. There will be a number of high profile security case studies focused on the region, as well as workshops and presentations over the course of the two days.
This is the only meeting of its kind focused on the region and is an unmissable event for all oil and gas security practitioners in the Caspian and Central Asia.
For more information go to http://www.caoilgassecurity.com/
In 2012, the Methanol Institute, the Institute for the Analysis of Global Security and the U.S. Energy Security Council hosted the Methanol Policy Forum in Washington, D.C. bringing together industry leaders, energy policy experts, executive branch officials, Members of Congress, academics and the media to share information about methanol's potential as a liquid transportation fuel. Against the backdrop of the shale gas revolution and a resurgence of domestic methanol production, the second Washington Methanol Policy Forum will be held on March 18th, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill.
The European Academy of Diplomacy is proud to announce its first Energy Security Workshop to be held on 3-7 March 2014. This innovative workshop will address the global challenges of the 21st century through a 5-day, interactive program designed to support participants with a proven track-record and interest in energy security, EU policy and geopolitics.
The program will cover the latest developments and global trends in the energy sector, the geopolitics and the key challenges of the future, as well as examine the interrelation of energy and security in regards to contemporary conflicts and crises. Participants will additionally undergo practical training in multilateral negotiations and real-world simulations on energy shortages.
For more information on how to apply, click here.
The U.S. Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) announces that it is hosting its fifth Energy Innovation Summit in Washington D.C. over 24-26 February. It brings together the nation’s most innovative minds to team together on potential breakthroughs in energy technologies. This unique event brings together thought leaders from academia, business, and government to discuss cutting-edge energy issues and facilitate relationships to help move technologies into the marketplace.
• Experience first-hand the latest technological advancements across a wide variety of energy sectors
• Hear keynotes from industry leaders and luminaries on the future of energy technology
• Attend practical seminars on core concepts and skills for transitioning cutting-edge technologies into successful commercial products
• Network with breakthrough technology companies, federal government leaders, entrepreneurs and researchers who are ready to collaborate
• Share best practices during interactive panel sessions
For further information on the event go to http://www.arpae-summit.com/Home
POWER-GEN Africa will take place in Cape Town, Republic of South Africa, on 17-19 March 2014 providing comprehensive coverage of the power needs, resources, and issues facing the electricity generation industries across sub-Saharan Africa.
With POWER-GEN Africa’s conference and exhibition focusing on all aspects of the conventional power industry, the event brings together the world’s leading power equipment suppliers along with those developing power infrastructure in this dynamic region of the world.
POWER-GEN Africa targets those who work in the utility and private power sectors, engineering and commercial personnel from the equipment manufacturing and consulting fields. The event will address professionals from energy intensive industries with responsibility for ensuring power supply, and officials and ministers from the national and regional political spheres who are tasked with energy policy.
The three day event will feature a multi-track conference and an exhibition with many of the leading suppliers from both the International and African power sectors demonstrating their latest technologies once again. For more information and registration information please click on the link above.
The 2nd Annual World Intelligent Cities Summit and Exhibition (WICS 2013) will be held between the 27th and 28th of November, 2013 in Istanbul, Turkey. The smart cities market is driven by the growth of smart energy, smart transportation, and smart security among other sub-markets. According to recent research, the overall smart cities market—valued at $526.3 billion in 2011—is forecasted to grow two-fold to $1,023.4 billion by 2016. Over 100 leading Turkish and international experts will speak at this high-profile business summit. To find out more details about the 2nd Annual World Intelligent Cities Summit (WICS) please visit the event website at www.wicsummit.com or call +44 843 289 37 33 or email email@example.com.
9th Middle East Energy Security (MEESEC) Forum 2013 provides an unparalleled platform for global security professionals, highlighting latest strategies & technologies which can be implemented to effectively mitigate threats. Gain an in- depth examination of security landscape in conjunction with crucial case studies that demonstrate innovative approaches towards physical security management, risk mitigation, intelligence strategies & operational continuity.
MEESEC is supported by the Security Association for the Maritime Industry (SAMI), the Belgian Maintenance association (BEMAS) and the International Professional Security Association (IPSA). Sponsors at the forum include: Kroll Advisory Solutions, Raytheon, Vira Realtime, SAP, Thuraya Telecommunications Company, Ultra Electronics and Nesma Security.
Dates: 25-27 November 2013
Venue: Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
SMi Conferences are proud to announce today the 2nd annual European Smart Grid Cyber Security Forum, to be held on March 12th and 13th in London 2012. Following the success of this year’s event, the Forum will again bring together the most influential European and North American utilities and cyber security authorities, to further develop the international roadmap to securing our energy infrastructure. For more information please click here.
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