Energy Developments in Cyprus and the Eastern Mediterranean

 keynote speech by:  
Yiorgos Lakkotrypis
Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism
Republic of Cyprus

Introduced and moderated by:
David Koranyi
Director, Eurasian Energy Futures Initiative 

Atlantic Council  
Please join the Atlantic Council’s Global Energy Center for a public event featuring the Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry, and Tourism of the Republic of Cyprus, Yiorgos Lakkotrypris, on Monday, March 9 from 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Atlantic Council. 

Minister Lakkotrypis is responsible for boosting the island’s economy through encouraging tourism and foreign investment, and improving the international standing of Cyprus. 

In his remarks, Minister Lakkotrypis will focus on the challenges Cyprus faces in developing an oil and gas industry, as well as energy-related developments in the Eastern Mediterranean in a regional context.

Minister Lakkotrypis will be introduced by Atlantic Council’s Eurasian Energy Future Initiative Director David Koranyi. The keynote speech will be followed by a discussion moderated.

Monday, March 9 2015
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

1030 15th Street NW
12th Floor (West Tower Elevator)
Washington, DC 

This event is open to press and on-the-record.

VISITING THE COUNCIL:  Metro and parking info