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The Energy Transition Outlook 2021 launch

Maria Moræus Hansen, Andreas Sohmen-Pao, Steinar Eikaas, Kjerstin Braathen

Has the global pandemic and new policy ambitions accelerated the energy transition towards 2050? How fast are new technologies scaling and how does that affect the energy mix and the likelihood of reaching net zero emissions by 2050?

This is the 5th time DNV launches its widely referenced Energy Transition Outlook. Join this free event to get the highlights on how the energy transition is developing and reflections from industry experts and policy makers.

Has the global pandemic and new policy ambitions accelerated the energy transition towards 2050? How fast are new technologies scaling and how does that affect the energy mix and the likelihood of reaching net zero emissions by 2050

Norway’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ine Eriksen Søreide will open the event. Following DNV Group CEO & President Remi Eriksen’s presentation of the main highlights of the this year’s Energy Transition Outlook, expert commentators on policy, technology and finance will reflect on the opportunities and challenges.

This will be followed immediately by a session, where we zoom in on the shipping sector from 16.20 to 17.30.

DNV’s CEO of Maritime, Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen will present the key findings of our special report Maritime Forecast to 2050, followed by a panel debate among maritime executives from across the industry.

This is the 5th time DNV launches its widely referenced Energy Transition Outlook. Join this free event to get the highlights on how the energy transition is developing and reflections from industry experts and policy makers.

Has the global pandemic and new policy ambitions accelerated the energy transition towards 2050? How fast are new technologies scaling and how does that affect the energy mix and the likelihood of reaching net zero emissions by 2050

Norway’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ine Eriksen Søreide will open the event. Following DNV Group CEO & President Remi Eriksen’s presentation of the main highlights of the this year’s Energy Transition Outlook, expert commentators on policy, technology and finance will reflect on the opportunities and challenges.

This will be followed immediately by a session, where we zoom in on the shipping sector from 16.20 to 17.30.

DNV’s CEO of Maritime, Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen will present the key findings of our special report Maritime Forecast to 2050, followed by a panel debate among maritime executives from across the industry.

Agenda

The Energy Transition Outlook towards 2050

Part 1 

Highlights of the Energy Transition Outlook 2021 and reflections from policy and industry executives

 

Introduction

Opening of the event

Speaker

Ms. Ine Eriksen Søreide

Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs​

Highlights from the Outlook

Presentation of the Energy Transition Outlook 2021 highlights

Speaker

Remi Eriksen

Group President and CEO, DNV

Policies to accelerate the energy transition

Was Covid a lost but not last opportunity to build back better? Which countries are taking climate leadership and are policy measures working? Interviews and panel discussion.

Speaker

Melanie Nakagawa

Special Assistant to the US President and Senior Director for Climate and Energy

Prof. Yang Lei

Deputy President of the Institute of Energy, Peking University, China

Grace Fu

Minister of Sustainability and Environment, Singapore

Connie Hedegaard

Former European Commissioner for Climate Action

Ditlev Engel

CEO of Energy Systems, DNV

Which technologies are game changers for a 1.5C future?

What technologies will drive deep decarbonization? Where do global energy and finance leaders see opportunities and how do we accelerate the transition? Conversations with energy executives.

Speaker

David Eyton

EVP, Innovation & Engineering, BP

Arne Sigve Nylund

EVP, Projects, Drilling & Procurement, Equinor

Andrian Dacy

Global Head of Transportation, JP Morgan

Geir Bjørkeli

CEO, Corvus Energy

Changing energy demand – ESG strategies by big global corporates

Followed by a 5 minute break.

Speaker

Kimberly Mathisen

General Manager, Microsoft Norway

Part 2 

Maritime Forecast launch

 

Introduction and highlights from DNV’s Maritime Forecast 2050

Opening

Speaker

Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen

CEO, DNV Maritime

Presentation of key findings of the Forecast

Presentation

Speaker

Linda Sigrid Hammer

Principal Consultant Environment Advisory, DNV

Panel discussions and Q&A

Session with executives from the maritime sector

Speaker

Magda Kopczynska

Director for Waterborne Transport, European Commission

Jan Dieleman

President Ocean Transportation, Cargill

Yee Yang Chien

CEO and President of MISC

Dr Maximilian Rothkopf

COO Hapag Lloyd

Luc Gillet

SVP Shipping, TotalEnergies

Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen

CEO, DNV Maritime

Closing remarks

Speaker

Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen

CEO, DNV Maritime

Anne Moschner

Director Communications, DNV Maritime