Sunday, August 10, 2014

Event - Energy for Tomorrow: Powering Sustainable Development

Energy for Tomorrow will take place on November 19–20, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt, Kuala Lumpur. Energy’s center of gravity is shifting decisively to Asia, with Southeast Asia’s energy demand expected to increase more than 80 percent by 2035. In this context, the pursuit of a low-carbon, efficient energy system to enhance energy security, affordability and sustainability is especially important.

Some of the most influential figures from the global energy community will convene to share best practices and discuss opportunities and challenges. The theme of the conference, “powering sustainable development,” reflects Malaysia’s intensified investment in clean energy and grid initiatives, which will also support a knowledge-based, innovation-driven developed nation.

The conference will explore which government policies, business models and investments will ensure a sustainable development path, and which strategic challenges and new business opportunities will arise as the region moves toward clean energy.

Program Highlights

Renewable Energy Leaders Panel

Executives discuss the status and prospects of different types of renewable energies.


Antonio Cammisecra
Head of Business Development,
Enel Green Power

Dr. Mohamed El-Ashry
Senior Fellow
United Nations Foundation

Anthony J. Jude
Chair, Energy Committee, Asian Development Bank

Dr. Eric Martinot
Senior Research Director, Institute for Sustainable Energy Policies

Tetsuro Nagata
Former President, Japan Wind Power Association and Visiting Professor, Nagoya University

Datuk Torstein Dale Sjøtveit
C.E.O., Sarawak Energy Berhad, Malaysia

Maja Wessels
Executive Vice President, Global Public Affairs, First Solar, Inc.

Venture Capitalists’ Roundtable

Leading venture capitalists share insights on where venture capital is beginning to flow in the clean energy space and where they see clean energy investment value growing.


Andrew Affleck
Founder and Managing Partner, Armstrong Asset Management

Dr. K. K. Chan
C.E.O., Nature Elements Capital

Nicholas Parker
Founding Managing Partner, Global Acceleration Partners

Dana Younger
Chief Renewable Energy Specialist, International Finance Corporation

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