European leadership in renewables — research and innovation

This session aims to explore Europe’s efforts and successful examples in developing global leadership for renewable energy technologies through research and innovation investments. This session outlines how research and innovation policy supports the objectives of the Clean Energy for All Europeans package. It places European efforts in an international context and highlights the need for a close link between research and business to achieve global leadership. 

Speakers

Vice President
ENEL
President
Fraunhofer ISE
European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation (invited)
European Commission
Chief Technology Officer
MHI VESTAS
Founder
Alexa Capital
Deputy Director-General, DG Energy
European Commission
Director EU Affairs
Royal DSM
Director Planning and Programme Support
International Renewable Energy Agency