Program

Monday, May 6th “Welcome to Coal Networking”
12:00 – 07:00 pm Registration desk open to pick up name badge
Hotel Lobby, Radisson Blu Hotel
06:00 - 08:00 pm get together to network at Regence Beach (no dinner)
Radisson Blu Hotel
Sponsored by tba
Tuesday, May 7th Conference Day
09:30 am Begin Registration at conference room “Baie des Anges”
10:30 am Welcome speech by Alex Bethe, Chairman of the VDKi Board
11:00 am Keynote Prof. Dr. Franz-Josef Wodopia, Economist Technische Hochschule Georg Agricola, Bochum:
The future of the energy industry
11:30 am Dr. Stephan Riezler, Devision Manager Market, STEAG Power GmbH:
Prospects for coal in the German market
12:00 pm LUNCH at Hotel’s Restaurant
02:00 pm Dr. Markus Binder, CFO at LEAG: The energy transition and lignite
02:30 pm Dr. Lars Schernikau, HMS Bergbau AG, Energy Economist:
The Unpopular Truth…about Electricity, Coal, and the Future of Energy
03:00 pm Concluding words by Alex Bethe
03:30 pm end of conference
06:00 pm “Farewell evening” on invitation by Oldendorff Carriers GmbH & Co. KG
Location will be announced by Oldendorff

The conference is supported by
tba

Program is subject to change.