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31 March 2014

We are delighted to report our next conference titled 'The future of Greek Gas and Power Markets: Looking ahead with optimism and realism' taking place on 29 April, 2014 in Athens, Greece. We are honoured to announce that the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, Mr. Antonis Samaras  and the Deputy Minister of Environment, Energy and Climate Change, Mr. Makis Papageorgiou have confirmed their participation in our event.

The EMC at ESCP Europe would also like to inform you about our conferences and Affilliates events scheduled in May:

We welcome your contribution to the Views on Energy News Section.

We remind you that admission process for our Master in Energy Management (MEM) and Executive Master in Energy Management (EMEM) programmes for the 2014 intakes are open. Admissions for the programmes operate with rolling deadlines. To benefit from the early bird rate for the EMEM programme, applications must be submitted by 15 April. 

Finally, we invite you to join our LinkedIn group, Energy Management @ ESCP Europe. You can also follow us on  Twitter: @EnergyEMC - to keep up-to-date with the latest energy news and the centre's activities.

Conferences & Workshops
EMC/ESCP Europe Events
29th April, 2014 ; Athens, Greece

Keynote Speakers:

Mr. Makis Papageorgiou, Deputy Minister of Environment, Energy and Climate Change of the Hellenic Republic

Antonis C. Samaras, Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic

The Conference was organized by the Energy Management Centre (EMC) at ESCP Europe Business School and the Greek Energy Forum (GEF), under the auspices of the Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change, Hellenic Republic.


22nd- 24th May, 2014 ; Chania, Crete

Keynote Speakers:

Prof. Michael Jefferson,  Editor, Energy Policy; Affiliate Professor, ESCP Europe Business School

Prof. Richard Tol, Editor, Energy Economics; Professor,  University of Sussex

Prof. Derek Bunn,  Editor, Journal of Energy Markets; Professor, London Business School

Panos M. Pardalos,  Editor, Energy Systems; Professor, University of Florida

Antonio Guglielmi, Director, Mediobanca  Securities, UK 

The 53rd Meeting of the Euro Working Group on Commodities and Financial Modelling (EWGCFM) and 2nd International Conference of the Research Centre for Energy Management (EMC) was organised by the Technical University of Crete (Financial Engineering Laboratory), in collaboration with the EMC at ESCP Europe Business School, under the auspices of the Euro Working Group on Commodities and Financial Modelling (EWGCFM).

15th-18th July, 2014; Singapore

ESCP Europe (Department of Marketing & Research Centre for Energy Management) and Global Alliance of Marketing & Management Associations jointly hold the 2014 ESCP Europe-GAMMA Joint Symposium on "ENERGY MARKETING in the 21st Century: Opportunities and Challenges".

The 2014 Global Marketing Conference (GMC) took place on July 15-July 18, in Singapore.

Affiliates' Events
8th & 9th May, 2014; Hilton Nicosia, Cyprus

The Mediterannean Oil and Gas Conference  is an annual platform that was inaugurated in 2010 in Athens by three principal government leaders in the Mediterranean and Caspian regions: Antonis Paschalides, Energy Minister of Cyprus, Natiq Aliyev, Energy Minister of Azerbaijan and Yiannis Maniatis, Energy Minister of Greece. Ever since, the Mediterranean Oil & Gas Conferfence has been established as an exclusive forum of the oil and gas industry in the region, attracting investors, government leaders and oilmen.This year Energy Stream CMG GmbH will organize the 5 th  Mediterranean Oil and Gas Conference 2014 in Nicosia, Cyprus and will focus on the new gas discoveries in Israel and Cyprus, Cyprus' role on the Southern Gas Corridor, the future investments in gas infrastructure, and the potential for East Med. LNG trade with the European Union.

In 2014 the 5th Mediterranean Oil and Gas Conference will be held for the fifth consecutive year, on 8 & 9 May in Nicosia, Cyprus.

Past events
17th February, 2014; ESCP Europe's London Campus

Speaker: Dr. Vlasios Voudouris, Affiliate Professor, ESCP Europe Business School and Director of the EMEM programme

Moderator: Prof. Michael Jefferson, Affiliate Professor, ESCP Europe.

The Energy Management Centre (EMC) at ESCP Europe organised a Chatham-House-style roundtable discussion to celebrate the Special Issue "Oil and Gas Perspectives in the 21st century" edited by Dr Vlasios Voudouris (Affiliate Professor at ESCP Europe Business School and Director of the EMEM programme).

The roundtable discussion started at 15:30 on February 17th at ESCP Europe's London campus

13th February, 2014; ESCP Europe's London Campus

Host: Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos, Assistant Professor; Executive Director, EMC ESCP Europe Business School.

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Nicos Kouyialis, Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment, Republic of Cyprus.

Guest Commentator: Anthony Livanios, CEO, Energy Stream CMG GmbH. 

The GEF Exploration & Production Event on "The Discovery of Hydrocarbons in Eastern Mediterranean Basin - An Opportunity for Regional Cooperation" was organised by the Greek Energy Forum with the support of The Research Centre for Energy Management (EMC) at ESCP Europe.

The event started at 18:30 on 13th February at  ESCP Europe's London Campus  

Research & Publications
Special Issues

Journal: Journal of Banking and Finance

Guest editors: Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos, Prof. Raphael Douady

The special issue will include papers presented at the FEBS/ LabEx ReFi 2013 Conference in Paris. Papers are currently under review.

Journal: Computers and Operations Research

Guest editors: Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos, Prof. Constantin Zopounidis, Dr. Michael Doumpos

Online submission can be found at http://ees.elsevier.com/cor/ and when asked, choose the Special Issue title OR in Energy from list of Article Types provided. ...

Journal: Energy Economics

Guest editors: Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos, Prof. Rita D'Ecclesia

The special issue will include papers presented at the 51st EWGCFM Meeting in London. Papers are currently under review.

Working Papers
The EMC Advisory Board

The EMC Advisory Board Members are top energy experts from leading organisations in the industry.

Ernesto Barrios García-Belaunde, Head of Masters, Repsol
Iain Bartholomew, Director,  Global Exploration and Subsurface, Centrica
Thierry BrosSenior Analyst, European Gas and LNG Markets, Société Générale
Ann Cormack, Director International, Rolls-Royce
Stephen Edwards, VP, Business Development & Planning, Nexen 
Prof. Michael Jefferson, Editor,Energy Policy Journal; Affiliate Professor, ESCP Europe Business School
Anne Jourdain, Head of Strategy & Digital transformation, GDF SUEZ
Ronan Lory, CFO, EDF Trading
Angela Knight, CEO, Energy UK
Denise Massey, MD, Energy Innovation Centre
Yanos Michopoulos, VP, Business Development, Vestas Wind Systems S.A.
Lord Rupert Redesdale, Chairman, Carbon Management Association;  CEO, Energy Managers Association
Gianfranco Scalabrini, Partner, 3H Partners
Klaus Schäfer, CEO, E.ON Global Commodities SE (EGC)
Jérôme SchmittExecutive VP, Sustainable Development, Total
Cécile Tibi-RambalVP, Markets Risk Management, Total

Finn Wollesen Petersen, MD, Knud E. Hansen A/S

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06 March 2014

Dr. Vlasios Voudouris, Director of ESCP Europe's Executive Master in Energy Management programme will chair the keynote address on 'Changing Gas Markets', led by Rt Hon Edward Davey MP - UK Secretary of Energy and Climate Change, at the London School of Economics (LSE) on 11th March. ...

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Boost your professional career with ESCP Europe Business School's executive advanced master classes

ESCP Europe Business School launched last year a new portfolio of Executive Advanced Master Classes encompassing Finance, Economics and Energy Management.

The EMC will announce soon a new set of technical courses in Oil & Gas provided in cooperation with our partner institution Esanda.

A new advanced master class on Introduction to Oil and Gas Exploration and Production is available to all our members at a special rate. For further information please click here.

The Executive Advanced Master Classes will allow participants to:

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  • World-class faculty. Our advanced master classes are taught by ESCP Europe's international experts, skilled in bringing the results of their research, together with their work with leading global companies, into real business practice
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Please note that we can offer bespoke courses available upon request.

The courses are taught in English at our five campuses in London, Paris, Berlin, Madrid and Turin.

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