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Annual events

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, Jul 14, 2020

Argentina’s debt Negotiation: Is a deal within sight?

ONLINE EVENT – Under what conditions could an agreement be reached, and what would be the immediate and long-term implications of the deal? Deal or no deal: what are the implications for economic growth and investment in Argentina?


Wed, Jul 15, 2020

Trade in the post-COVID-19 global economy: A conversation with WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo

AN #ACFRONTPAGE EVENT – How can we expect world trade to adapt post-COVID? How can countries better prepare for future shocks, like another pandemic? How can the WTO and national governments work together to build more resilient post-pandemic trade linkages?


Thu, Jul 16, 2020

Cheniere’s 2019 corporate responsibility report: A virtual fireside chat with Chris Smith, senior vice president for policy, government, and public affairs

ONLINE EVENT - Chris Smith, senior vice president at Cheniere Energy, discusses the company's 2019 corporate responsibility report launch, its ongoing corporate responsibility initiatives, and its strategy during the COVID-19 crisis.


Mon, Jul 20, 2020

Hydrogen: Transatlantic opportunity for a clean energy recovery

ONLINE EVENT - An expert panel of private and public sector leaders discusses the transatlantic opportunity for a hydrogen economy in the post-pandemic clean energy recovery.