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Global Energy Forum

The Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum in Abu Dhabi is the premier international gathering of government, industry, and thought leaders to set the global energy agenda for the year and anticipate and respond to the dramatic changes in the world of energy.

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Tue, May 26, 2020

Ukraine’s economic battle against coronavirus

ONLINE EVENT – Ukrainian Minister of Economic Development and Trade Ihor Petrashko discusses how Ukraine is using economic strategies battle the coronavirus.

10:00am ONLINE EVENT

Wed, May 27, 2020

What’s next for emerging economies? A conversation with EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti

ONLINE EVENT - A virtual discussion co-hosted by the Atlantic Council and POLITICO with the President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Sir Suma Chakrabarti. Ryan Heath, author of POLITICO’s Global Translations newsletter, will moderate this timely event on Zoom.

9:00am ONLINE EVENT

Wed, May 27, 2020

Drone attacks against critical infrastructure in the Middle East

ONLINE EVENT - The use of drones as weapons in the Middle East and North Africa has grown rapidly in recent years, especially as non-state actors from the Houthis in Yemen to militants in Syria seek to level the playing field. Often powered by widely available commercial technology, these systems present a real and present security challenge.

9:00am ONLINE EVENT

Wed, May 27, 2020

EnergySource Innovation Stream: Highly efficient hydrogen electrolyzers

ONLINE EVENT - Jan-Justus Schmidt, co-founder of Enapter, discusses the latest advancements in the design, deployment, and scalability of hydrogen electrolyzers and Enapter's Anion Exchange Membrane technology.

12:00pm ONLINE EVENT