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Tuesday, 17 November 2015
09:00 - 10:30 Opening session

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Room: Sorbonne


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The Chairman of EWEA and CEO of Siemens Wind Power and Renewables, Markus Tacke, will formally open EWEA 2015 and introduce keynote speakers representing European and international institutions, EU member States and industry. All exhibition visitors and exhibitors as well as conference delegates may attend the opening session.


Opening speech

     Markus Tacke 

      Chairman of EWEA and CEO of Siemens Wind Power and Renewables



Keynote speeches


     Ségolène Royal

      Minister for Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy, France



     Maroš Šefčovič

      Vice-President for the Energy Union, European Commission


     Rainer Baake

      State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Germany



     Marie-Chistine Marghem

     Minister of Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development, Federal Government of Belgium



Industry reactions from the EWEA 2015 Event Ambassadors:

     Antoine Cahuzac 

     CEO, EDF Energies Nouvelles



     Jérôme Pécresse 

     President & CEO, GE Renewable Energy




     Giles Dickson

      CEO, EWEA





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