Critical Factors Changing the Future Global Energy Landscape

November 26, 2010 - 14:15 - 16:00
Nador u. 9, Faculty Tower
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Fatih Birol (IEA)
Invitation Public Lecture Fatih Birol, IEA

Central European University's Department of Public Policy and Center for Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Policy (3CSEP)

cordially invite you to attend a public lecture on

Critical Factors Changing the Future Global Energy Landscape

by Dr. Fatih Birol, Chief Economist, International Energy Agency

Introduction: Katalin Farkas, Professor of Philosophy, Provost/Academic Pro-Rector, CEU

Moderator: Andreas Goldthau, Associate Professor,  Public Policy, CEU

Date:    Friday, November 26, 2010

Time and venue:   2:15 p.m.—4:00 p.m, Auditorium (CEU, Nador u. 9)

Followed by a reception

Fatih Birol is the Chief Economist of the International Energy Agency (IEA) in Paris. He oversees the annual World Energy Outlook, which is the
flagship publication of the IEA and is recognized as the most authoritative source for energy analysis and projections in the world. Throughout his
career, he has received numerous awards in recognition of his contribution to the energy debate. Fatih Birol was recently named by Forbes magazine as the world’s fourth most powerful person in terms of influence on the world’s energy scene. In 2009, alongside awards from the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and the Polish Ministry of Economy, he was honored with the Federal Cross of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. In 2010 he was appointed Chairman of the World Economic Forum’s Energy Advisory Board.

RSVP: Katalin Lassu
Phone: 1-327-3065, E-mail:

To learn more about the World Energy Outlook 2010 please visit