IEA Chief Economist, Dr. Fatih Birol, holds regular press conferences and delivers speeches on energy market challenges and their policy implications at various events around the world.
|05 May 2015||Doha, Qatar||The Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah Energy Awards|
|28 April 2015||Mexico City||Meeting with Secretary of Energy H.E. Caldwell|
|04 February 2015||London||A Grantham Special Lecture by Dr. Fatih Birol on World Energy Outlook 2014||
Organised by Imperial College London. Read more.
|22 December 2014||Istanbul||Turkey Launch of the World Energy Outlook 2014||
Organised by the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TUSIAD) in cooperation with the Sabanci University Istanbul International Center for Energy and Climate (IICEC). Read more.
|12 December 2014||Istanbul||Keynote speech at the 5th Bosphorus Summit|
|11 December 2014||Prague||WEO-2014 launch at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.||
Interventions from Jan Mládek, Minister of Industry and Trade.
|10 December 2014||Rome||WEO-2014 launch hosted by ENI||
Hosted by Eni CEO with the Italian Minister for Economic Development and Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs.
|8 December 2014||Warsaw||WEO-2014 launch in Poland||
Presided by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy of Poland, Janusz Piechocinski. Read more.
|5 December 2014||Stockholm||WEO-2014 Presentation at Dagens Industri Conference||
Remarks from Ibrahim Baylan, Minister of Energy. Read more.
|1 December 2014||Paris||WEO-2014 Presentation at MINES ParisTech.|
|28 November 2014||Madrid||WEO-2014 launch at the Spanish Energy Club.||
Intervention by Alberto Nadal Belda Secretary of State for Energy.
|27 November 2014||The Hague||WEO-2014 launch at Clingendael.|
|26 November 2014||Ottawa||WEO-2014 presentation at Natural Resources Canada.|
|25 November 2014||New York||WEO-2014 presentation at Columbia University.|
|25 November 2014||New York||WEO-2014 presentation at Council on Foreign Relations.|
|24 November 2014||Washington D.C.||WEO-2014 presentation at IMF.|
|24 November 2014||Washington D.C.||WEO-2014 presentation at CSIS.|
|20 November 2014||Istanbul||Atlantic Council Energy and Economic Summit.|
|19 November 2014||Berlin||Keynote speech at the PwC global conference "Transformation drivers in energy, utilities and mining."|
|19 November 2014||Berlin||WEO-2014 launch at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)||
Intervention by Parliamentary State Secretary Uwe Beckmeyer. Read more.
|18 November 2014||Berlin||Roundtable discussion at Atlantik-Brücke.|
|18 November 2014||Copenhagen||WEO-2014 launch at the Danish Energy Association.||
Intervention from Rasmus Helveg Petersen, Minister for Climate, Energy and Buildings.
|17 November 2014||Oslo||WEO-2014 launch at the Statoil Autumn Conference.||
Interventions by Tord Lien, Minister of Petroleum and Energy and Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations.
|14 November 2014||Brussels||WEO-2014 launch at the European Commission.||
By invitation only.
|14 November 2014||Brussels||WEO-2014 launch, Friends of Europe.|
|13 November 2014||Vienna||WEO-2014 launch at OMV Conference.||
Interventions by Reinhold Mitterlehner, Vice Chancellor and Minister of Science, Research and Economy; Dominique Ristori (DG Energy at the European Commission); Gerhard Roiss (CEO of OMV). By invitation only.
|12 November 2014||London||Launch of World Energy Outlook 2014||
|30 October 2014||Oslo||Africa Energy Outlook launch at the Norwegian-African Business Summit.|
|29 October 2014||Brussels||Africa Energy Outlook launch at the Charlemagne, Jenkins room||
Hosted by the Italian Presidency of the Council of the European Union and the European Commission. Read more
|28 October 2014||Washington DC||Africa Energy Outlook launch at the Brookings Institution|
|23 October 2014||London||Official UK Launch of the WEO-2014 “Africa Energy Outlook” Special Report, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London.||
To be hosted by the Rt Hon Baroness Anelay of St Johns DBE, Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
|20 October 2014||Istanbul||Turkey Launch of the World Energy Outlook 2014 Africa Special Report||
Remarks by Minister Taner Yildiz at the Sabanci Center, Istanbul Read more.
|17 October 2014||Berlin||Launch of the Africa Energy Outlook at BMZ||
Remarks by Thomas Silberhorn, Parliamentary State Secretary BMZ and Uwe Beckmayer, Parliamentary State Secretary, BMWi Read more
|14 October 2014||Rome||Ministerial Conference “Italy-Africa, working together for a sustainable energy future”||
Hosted by Italian government, with EU Commissioner Piebalgs, African Union Commissioner Ibrahim and many Ministers – Read more.
|13 October 2014||London||Launch of World Energy Outlook Special Report "Africa Energy Outlook"||
Presentation to the press
|17 July 2014||London||CBI Energy Conference 2014|
|27 June 2014||Webinar||WEBINAR The Outlook for Energy Investment|
|3 July 2014||Paris||IESE Business School|
|19 June 2014||Beijing||Launch of the WEO Special Report "World Energy Investment Outlook"|
|18 June 2014||Rome||Launch of the WEO Special Report "World Energy Investment Outlook" hosted by Enel|
|17 June 2014||Brussels||Launch of the WEO Special Report "World Energy Investment Outlook" at Friends of Europe, Brussels.|
|09 June 2014||Barcelona||Keynote presentation at the Global Natural Resources Conference, Morgan Stanley.|
|06 June 2014||London||Launch of the WEO Special Report "World Energy Investment Outlook" at the British Institute of Energy Economics|
|04 June 2014||Addis Ababa||Keynote Speech at the US – Africa Energy Ministerial at The African Union Conference Centre (AUCC)|
|03 June 2014||Brussels||Launch of the WEO Special Report "World Energy Investment Outlook" at the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change|
|03 June 2014||London||International press launch of the WEO Special Report "World Energy Investment Outlook"|
|21 May 2014||Brussels||"Paving the way for a European Energy Security Strategy", European Commission|
|20 May 2014||Amsterdam||FLAME 2014 conference|
|15 May 2014||Rotterdam||Powering Progress Together - resilience in an urban world|
|7-8 May 2014||Abuja||World Economic Forum|
|24 April 2014||Istanbul||20th International Energy and Environment Fair and Conference|
|21 April 2014||Tokyo||Presentation at IEEJ Energy Seminar on world's energy future|
|10 April 2014||Washington DC||Presentation on "Global Energy Dynamics - Outlook for the Future" at the Center for Strategic & International Studies|
|26 March 2014||Calgary||Lecture at Distinguished Speaker's Series of Institute for Sustainable Energy, Environment and Economy at University of Calgary|
|26 March 2014||Calgary||2nd IEA Unconventional Gas Forum||
By invitation only. Read more.
|19 March 2014||Paris||Lecture at SciencesPo University, Paris|
|27 February 2014||Paris||Presentation of the "World Energy Outlook" - Global Energy Context and transition|
|20 February 2014||Houston||Lecture at Shell Distinguished Lecture Series at the James A Baker III Institute for Public Policy|
|10 February 2014||Berlin||Berlin Energy Forum||
Presided by European Commissioner for Energy, Günther Oettinger. By invitation only.
|3 February 2014||Madrid||Presentation at the IX Annual Congress of the Spanish Association for Energy Economics|
|30 January 2014||London||Speech at The Royal Institute of International Affairs Chatham House|
|29 January 2014||London||Lecture at The Grantham Institute for Climate Change of Imperial College London|
|29 January 2014||London||Briefing at Department of Energy & Climate Change||
By invitation only
|21-25 January 2014||Davos||World Economic Forum|
|14 January 2014||Brussels||WEO-2013 launch at Ministry of Economy||
Intervention by Minister for Climate & Energy, Melchior Wathelet.
|14 January 2014||Brussels||Speech at the North Atlantic Treaty Organization||
By invitation only.
|8 January 2014||Rotterdam||Presentation to the Rotterdam Climate Initiative|
|7 January 2014
||Prague||WEO-2013 launch at the Senate||
Notes: Presided by the President of the Senate Milan Štěch
|7 January 2014
||Prague||WEO-2013 launch at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs||
Notes: Presided by the Minister of Industry and Trade, Jiří Cienciala