Foreign Ministry and EBRD briefing event

Energy & resource efficiency
Renewables & smart grid
Energy production & distribution

Briefing event on the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development energy projects at the Foreign Ministry.

The Ministry for Foreign Affairs together with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will organise a briefing event on the EBRD's energy efficiency and renewable energy projects on 16 February. Representatives of Finnish energy companies and anyone with interest in the matter are welcome to attend the event.

The event will be held at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Engel hall, Laivastokatu 22, on Tuesday 16 February 2016 at 14.00. The language of the event will be English.


13:30 - Coffee and networking

14:00 Opening words, EBRD Secretary General Enzo Quattrociocche

Current state of play, Under-Secretary of State Matti Anttonen, Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Green Economy Transition Approach, EBRD Energy Efficiency Department, Stefania Racolta-Cruceru, the Head of Business and Product Development Team

Finpro, Program Director Helena Sarén, Waste-to-energy and Bioenergy Growth Program

Team Finland – A Network of Strengths, Ambassador Jorma Korhonen, Prime Minister's Office

Finnish case study linked to EBRD energy efficiency project, Metsä Group, Lauri Romppainen, VP Corporate Controlling

Project preparation at the country level, Head of Baltic States Office, EBRD Matti Hyyrynen

New instrument of the Finnish development cooperation – Public Sector Investment Facility and other private sector instruments, Team Leader JanneSykkö, Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Concluding Remarks, EBRD Director Johannes Koskinen

Please confirm your participation no later than on 10 February 2016 by email to

Event website.

Image: ABB

Feb 16th, 2016


Laivastokatu 22, Helsinki.