31 January 2014
May we take this opportunity to wish you a very happy and
The Research Centre for Energy
Management (RCEM) at ESCP Europe is delighted to
report that 2013 was a great success. It saw our first intake
of Master in Energy Management students, and
our third cohort of Executive Master in Energy
We also launched a new set of Advanced Master Classes in business,
covering a range of topics relating to Finance, Economics and
The past year saw a range of successful events: the 51st EWGCFM Meeting and 1st RCEM
conference took place at the ESCP Europe London campus; in
June, we hosted the FEBS/LabEx-ReFi 2013 conference at our
Paris campus; and in September we organised the Energy Developments in South-East Mediterranean
Conference at the Hellenic Centre.
Additionally, the RCEM participated in a series of major
industry related conferences organised by our affiliates and media
partners: The UK Energy Summit 2013, the Franco-British Energy Conference 2013,
the 2nd Annual Frankfurt Gas Forum, and
the 4th National Conference of the Financial
Engineering and Banking Society.
2014 is shaping up to be just as active and interesting. The
RCEM is proud to announce the following events:
- A Chatham House style roundtable discussion taking place
on 17th February at the ESCP Europe London campus. This event
will focus on Oil
and Gas Perspectives in the 21st Century and will be led
by Dr. Vlasios Voudouris.
- The 2nd International RCEM conference and 53rd EWGCFM
Meeting taking place in Chania, Crete, 22-24 May, 2014,
co-chaired by Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos.
- We have launched a new series of Invited talks.
Participants of our energy programmes and Alumni will attend to
explore the latest energy issues across the globe, looking at the
challenges presented and the opportunities available therein.
For more information please check below the list with all
upcoming events of the RCEM and our Affiliates.
Finally, we are pleased to inform you that Executive Master in
Energy Management information sessions will be held at the ESCP
Europe Berlin campus. Dates can be found here.
To keep up to date on all activities at the Centre, we invite
you to join our LinkedIn group, Energy Management @ ESCP Europe. You can also
follow us on Twitter: @EnergyRCEM.
RCEM Conferences & Workshops
RCEM/ESCP Europe Events
13th February, 2014; ESCP Europe's London Campus
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 Research Centre for Energy Management (RCEM) 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.
22nd- 24th May, 2014 ; Chania, Crete
Prof. Michael Jefferson, Editor,
Energy Policy; Affiliate Professor, ESCP Europe Business
Tol, Editor, Energy
Economics; Professor, University of Sussex
Prof. Derek Bunn, Editor,
Journal of Energy Markets; Professor, London Business
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 (RCEM) was organised by the Technical University of Crete (Financial
Engineering Laboratory), in collaboration with the RCEM 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.
31st January, 2014 ; ESCP Europe's London Campus
Speaker: Trisha Curtis, Director of
Research (Upstream and Midstream), Energy Policy Research
Invited talk on 'The Challenges and Opportunities of the North
America Petroleum Renaissance' led by Guest speaker Trisha
Curtis, Director of Research (Upstream and Midstream) at
Policy Research Foundation.
The event took place on 31st January at ESCP Europe's London
22nd January, 2014 ; ESCP Europe's London Campus
Speaker: Anthony Livanios, CEO, Energy
Stream CMG GmbH
Invited talk on 'The Oil Majors and the US Geo-Strategy in
Eurasia after the End of Cold War', led by Guest Speaker Anthony
Livanios, CEO of Energy Stream CMG GmbH.
The event took place on Wednesday, 22nd
January at ESCP Europe's London campus .
11th & 12th December, 2013; Frankfurter Hof Hotel, Frankfurt
The 2013 Frankfurt Gas Forum (FGF) is an annual platform that was inaugurated in 2012 from the European Union Commissioner for Energy Mr. Günther Oettinger. The Forum aimed to bring world gas business leaders, European and German energy and financial senior executives together with public policy decision makers, to facilitate financial and commercial agreements in natural gas industry. The purpose of the FGF was to promote investments and to bring natural gas companies and the government leaders to Frankfurt am Main, the Metropolis of German and European Finance.
Based on extensive market research with the Caspian and Mediterranean oil & gas leaders, the focus of the Forum was on successfully realizing the gas pipelines of the Southern Corridor, namely TAP and TANAP, the momentum of South Stream, and the development of Eastern Mediterranean offshore projects.
CONFIRMED SPEAKERS INCLUDED:
- Michael Lotem,Special Envoy for Energy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Israel
- John Baldwin,Vice President, Southern Corridor, BP
- Gulmira Rzayeva,Senior Fellow, Center for Strategic Studies, Azerbaijan
- Yaniv Friedman,Vice President Strategy, Avner Oil Exploration, Israel
- George Paparsenos,CEO, DESFA, Greece
- John Roberts,Energy Security Specialist, PLATTS, UK
- Matthew Bryza,former Ambassador of the United States to Azerbaijan, U.S.
29th October, 2013; One Great George Street, London SW1P 3AA, United Kingdom
In the context of the reforms of the UK Energy Policy and with
French companies being key players and world leaders in the Energy
sector, the French Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain organised,
in partnership with the French Embassy in the UK, a conference on
Energy where the challenges and business opportunities the UK
Energy policy represents were debated.
250 leaders from across the energy sector discussed the major
challenges the industry faces and shared best practices.
- Stephen Burgin, Regional Vice President Northern and Central
- Robert Davies, Chief Executive Officer, Areva UK
- Renaud Digoin Danzin, Executive Director, SPIE UK
- Patrick Gougeon, Director, ESCP Europe
- Angela Knight, Chief Executive, Energy UK
- Vincent de Rivaz, Chief Executive, EDF Energy
- Patrice de Vivies, Senior Vice-President Northern Europe, Total
Exploration Production, Chairman of Total Holdings UK
- Rochdi Ziyat, Managing Director, Vinci Energies UK
For more information about the event, please click here.
Advanced Master Classes
Boost your professional career with ESCP Europe Business
School's executive advanced master classes
ESCP Europe Business School has created a new portfolio
of Executive Advanced Master
Classes encompassing Finance, Economics and
The courses are taught in English at our five campuses in
London, Paris, Berlin, Madrid and Turin and offer:
- Enhanced performance. Our advanced
master classes deliver cutting-edge thinking and best business
practices, giving you the skills to meet your individual and
organisational challenges. The highly interactive
capability-building workshops and seminars will run over 2-3 days
and are designed to empower you to perform at your very best
- 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
- A Global Perspective. Our advanced
master classes offer participants a ready-made network, bringing
together fellow participants from a wide variety of countries,
organisations and backgrounds, with guest speakers and the ESCP
ESCP Europe prides itself on offering our students and
executives an education that moves far beyond the traditional
lecture hall set-up, and nothing embodies this better than the
simulation run in our Trading Room at ESCP Europe's London
The ESCP Europe's Dynamic Commodity Trading and its Alpha
Commodity Trading System (ACTS) has been recently added to our
expertise and portfolio of courses and is ready to be delivered in
its various versions for a number of different potential target
audiences (e.g. postgraduate Master students, new Trader recruits
and Senior Experienced Traders).
The RCEM Advisory Board
The RCEM Advisory Board Members are top energy
experts from leading organisations in the
García-Belaunde, Head of Masters, Repsol
Bartholomew, Global Exploration and Subsurface Director,
Edwards, Head of Business Development & Commercial, Nexen
Jefferson, Editor of the journal Energy Policy; Affiliate
Professor, ESCP Europe; Professor, University of Buckingham
Knight, CEO, Energy UK
Massey, Managing Director, Energy Innovation Centre
Michopoulos, Vice President, Vestas Wind Systems S.A.
Redesdale, Chairman, Carbon Management Association; CEO, Energy
Managers Association, House of Lords
Schäfer, CEO, E.ON Global Commodities SE (EGC)
Petersen, Managing Director, Knud E. Hansen A/S
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