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REM 2020 conference

REM 2020 conference will gather the top technological players of the energy industry, suppliers, E&P companies, contractors and service providers to debate on the current application of the most up to date technologies, the major technological and organizational barriers, the prospects for a wider implementation on an industrial scale, with the general aim of accelerating the energy transition path.



09.00 – 10.00


09.30 – 10.00

Welcome Addresses – Chairman REM, Mayor of Ravenna
Keynote Speeches – Emilia Romagna Region, Italian Ministry of Economic Development

10.00 – 13.00

New Strategic Priorities for the Energy Industry
Setting the scene:    DNV presenting its Annual Energy Transition Outlook 2020
DNV GL has been closely tracking senior energy professionals’ confidence, sentiment and priorities over the past decade, gathering and sharing unique insights into the challenges and opportunities that the sector expects to face each year. The Energy transition Outlook is the DNV research on what lies ahead for the sector will be presented and shared with the audience.

Companies Strategies – contributions by

  • Eni
  • Shell
  • Edison
  • Snam
  • Enel
  • Saipem
  • BHGE
  • Hera Group

DNV Energy Transition Outlook – focus on the Mediterranean Region

Lunch Break

14.30 – 16.15

Technical Sessions – Energy Patterns towards the Future

Chairperson – Giambattista De Ghetto Professor Polithecnic of Milan

New energy products and Environmental Solutions – contributions by

    • Eni R&M
    • Total
    • CIB Consorzio Italiano Biogas
    • Rosetti Marino
    • Eni Rewind

Chemical Sector – contributions by

    • Versalis
    • Maire Tecnimont 

Coffee Break

16.45 – 18.00

Zero Emissions – contributions by

    • Eni R&D
    • BHGE
    • Saipem
    • Edison

Digitalization in energy transition (DGT) – contributions by

    • Eni DGT
    • BHGE

18.00 – 18.30

First Day Round Table – conclusions


Networking Dinner


09.00 – 11.00

Technical Sessions – The transition path in the Mediterranean Area – Innovatiove Network for Future Energy

Setting the scene: Manfred Hafner, Professor FEEM, John Hopkins University

Contributions by

  1. IRENA, International Renewable Energy Agency
  2. Ministry of External Affairs, Directorate for Euro-Mediterranean Affairs
  3. Technology Cluster Blue Italian Growth
  4. EBRD European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  5. UFM – Union for the Mediterranean,  Secretary General for Energy and Climate

11.00 – 11.15
Coffee break


Technical Sessions – Initiatives to promote a cultural change and contribute to foster a circular productive system – the role of the Associations

Chairperson: Manfred Hafner, Professor FEEM, John Hopkins University

Invited Associations:

  • ANIMP 
  • ANEV

12.45 – 13.30

Second Day Round Table – chaired by Manfred Hafner, Professor FEEM, John Hopkins University

Closing lunch

14.30 – 17.30

Workshops @ Live Demo Arena (free access)

The project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 723030.