IV Energy Law Conference

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When
05.07.2024
10:00 – 18:00
Where
Hotel National, str. 5 Lipska, Kyiv / online (Zoom)
Contact Phone
+38 (063) 792 30 99
Organizer
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Contact Person
Tetiana Osaulenko
Phone
+38 (063) 792 30 99
Registration Fee
To 20 June
UBA Member (Offline)
2600 UAH.
Other Participants (Offline)
3900 UAH.
UBA Member (Online)
1400 UAH.
Other Participants (Online)
2100 UAH.
To 26 June
UBA Member (Offline)
3100 UAH.
Other Participants (Offline)
4650 UAH.
UBA Member (Online)
1800 UAH.
Other Participants (Online)
2700 UAH.

The Ukrainian Bar Association invites you to attend the IV Energy Law Conference. This year's event promises to be particularly interesting and rich with current topics and insights from leading industry experts.

Date and Time: July 5, 2024 (Friday), 10:00-18:00.

Location: National Hotel, 5 Lipska Street, Kyiv / Online (Zoom).

The conference serves as a unique platform for meeting high-level professionals, engaging in fruitful discussions with industry experts, expanding business networks, and making important connections.

Among the participants and speakers, leading industry experts, representatives of regulatory bodies and specialized government agencies, as well as experts and chief specialists in the energy sector, are expected to participate.

PROGRAM*

09:30-10:00 Registration of participants. Welcome coffee

10:00-10:10 Opening remarks

Mykola Stetsenko, President of the Ukrainian Bar Association, Managing Partner at AVELLUM 

10:10 - 11:40 Session 1. Ukraine's Energy Strategy and Eurointegration

Moderator:

Ivan Bondarchuk, Partner at LCF Law Group, Head of Energy and Projects Practice

Focus:

  • Ways to ensure energy independence, increase production, decentralize energy capacities, and develop renewable energy sources
  • Impact of negotiations on Ukraine's accession to the EU on the energy sector: progress made in the past year towards the EU, and challenges to overcome
  • Action plan for implementing Ukraine's Energy Strategy until 2050, preparation and approval of the National Plan
  • Expectations from the National Energy and Climate Plan of Ukraine 2025-2030

Experts:

Yuriy Kamelchuk, Member of Parliament of Ukraine

11:30 - 11:40 Q&A Session

11:40 - 12:00 Interview with a representative of the National Commission for State Regulation of Energy and Public Utilities (NCSREPU)

Moderator:

Olga Savchenko, Partner at Altelaw

Note! The Ukrainian Bar Association conducts preliminary collection of questions for the interview with the representative of NCSREPU

You can submit your questions in this FORM.

12:00 - 12:40 Coffee break

12:40 - 14:10 Session 2. Electricity Market

Moderator:

Vladyslav Sokolovskyi, Managing Partner at Sokolovskyi and Partners 

Focus:

  • Market liquidity. Market coupling with the EU
  • Current situation on the Wholesale Electricity Market / Retail Electricity Market. Legal aspects
  • Competition in the market and state aid
  • Necessary instruments for attracting investments. One year after the adoption of the law on "green" transformation
  • Debts in the electricity market and settlement status with renewable energy sources
  • Specifics of working under Feed-in Premium contracts
  • REMIT launch
  • Market participants' activities in wartime conditions (compensation for losses due to damage to energy facilities caused by armed aggression)
  • EBRD projects in the electricity sector
  • Court practice on disputes regarding market settlements

Experts:

Daniil Petrenko, Deputy General Director for Development of Market Operator JSC

Оleksii Zakharchuk, Director of Legal and Regulatory Affairs at DTEK

Maksym Yurkov, Director of Legal Affairs at Ukrenergo NEC

Olga Yeriomina, Associate Director, Senior Banker in the Energy Department of the EBRD

14:00 - 14:10 Q&A Session

14:10 - 14:50 Coffee break

14:50 - 16:20 Session 3. Gas Market and Industry Extraction Issues

Сo-Moderators:

Olga Terefenko, Partner at GRAVITY  

Serhii Datsiv, Senior Associate in the Energy Practice at INTEGRITES

Focus:

  • Renewable gases (biomethane, hydrogen)
  • Prospects of biomethane production in Ukraine
  • Oil/gas extraction: results, obstacles, reforms, sanctions
  • IPVG Standard 2023
  • Practice of concluding PEC and PSA agreements

Experts:

Yuliia Borzhemska, Regulatory Policy Manager at DTEK Naftogaz (online)

Georgii Geletukha, Chairman of the Board of the Bioenergy Association of Ukraine (UABIO)

Olena Pavlenko, President of DiXi Group

Representative of Ukrnafta

16:10 - 16:20 Q&A Session

16:20 - 18:00 Networking. Reception

*The program is preliminary and subject to updates

Grateful for the support in organizing the event:

Partners:

Altelaw

DTEK  

Sokolovskyi and Partners

Session Partner:

GRAVITY

Socially responsible Partner:

INTEGRITES

Participation in the event requires COMPULSORY REGISTRATION.

Participation in the event is only confirmed after the payment of the registration fee.

Organizers reserve the right to close registration when the maximum number of participants is reached.

For additional information about the event, participation as a speaker, and partnership opportunities, please contact the organizers at tel .: +38 (044) 492-88-48, +38 (063) 792-30-99 (calls via WhatsApp, Telegram, Viber) or email: tosaulenko@uba.ua. Contact person - Tetiana Osaulenko.

Additional
Organizing committee
  1. Ivan Bondarchuk, Partner at LCF Law Group, Head of Energy and Projects Practice
  2. Marta Halabala, Counsel at Asters     
  3. Natalia Hutarevych, Senior Associate at SAYENKO KHARENKO
  4. Ihor Retivov, Head of the Renewable Energy Department at DTEK  
  5. Vladyslav Sokolovskyi, Managing Partner at Sokolovskyi and Partners 
  6. Olga Savchenko, Partner at Altelaw 
  7. Olga Terefenko, Partner at GRAVITY  
  8. Natalia Tuzheliak, Lawyer at White & Case
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IV Energy Law Conference

When
05.07.2024
10:00 – 18:00
Where
Hotel National, str. 5 Lipska, Kyiv / online (Zoom)
Contact Phone
+38 (063) 792 30 99

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