ACG-GEF: Lessons learned from the energy crisis and the way forward

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The American College of Greece (ACG) - Greek Energy Forum (GEF)

Collaboration Launch Event

Thursday, January 26, 2023, 17:00-20:00

ACG Events Hall

Deree – The American College of Greece

(parking upon availability)

Learn about our plans to collaborate regarding expanding and disseminating the energy state of the art, perform research, publish articles and reports as well as train the current and future professionals.

The event shall follow an exciting panel of high-level international energy executives and regulators titled

Lessons learned from the energy crisis and the way forward



16:30 - 17:00 | Registration w/coffee

17:00 - 17:20 | Welcome speeches

Panos Vlachopoulos, Vice-President of Academic Affairs, The American College of Greece

Alexandros Lagakos, Co-Founder of Greek Energy Forum and COO of Blue Grid

Alexandra Sdoukou, Secretary General for Energy & Mineral Resources at Ministry for the Environment and Energy

17:20 - 17:45 | The ACG-GEF cooperation

Georgios Kokosalakis, Executive Director, ACG Center of Excellence in Logistics, Shipping & Transportation

Michalis Mathioulakis, GEF Academic Director - Energy Strategy Analyst

17:45 - 19:30 | Panel discussion: Lessons learned from the energy crisis and the way forward

Nikos Tsafos (P'99), Chief energy adviser to the Prime Minister of Greece

David Livingston, Senior Advisor, U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate

Athanasios Dagoumas, President at Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE)

Rikard Scoufias, Chairman, Hellenic Hydrocarbons and Energy Resources Management Company S.A. (HEREMA S.A.)

Yanos Michopoulos, Corporate Governance and ESG - Institute of Directors

Stella Zacharia, TERNA ENERGY, Head of Energy Assessment, Policy & Regulation / CEO, Optimus Energy

19:30 - 19:50 | Q&A session

19:50 - 20:00 | Closing remarks

Panagiotis Mavroeidis Kamperis, GEF Management Committee and Short Term LNG Trader at Qatar Gas

Vasilis Mitrelis (D'17), GEF Member and Credit Risk Manager Informa (Lloyd's List Intelligence)

20:00 - 21:00 | Open discussion & networking w/light buffet 


The event is free and open to the public. 

The zoom link to join online is https://zoom.us/j/97718221383 (meeting ID: 977 1822 1383)

* ACG campus is smoke and plastic free * wearing a protective mask is highly recommended *


Thursday, January 26, 2023 5:00 PM