Add to Calendar Europe/London DD/MM/YYYY 25/1/2018 18:0025/1/2018 21:00Global Energy Interconnection SeminarWith the Global Energy Interconnection Development and Cooperation Organisation (GEIDCO), Beijing, China.Prince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG

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The Royal Academy of Engineering is delighted to host Professor Zhenya Liu, Chairman of GEIDCO, and former President and CEO of the State Grid Corporation of China, for a transformative seminar dedicated to exploring Chinese and UK perspectives on High Voltage transmission and its contribution to sustainable global energy networks.

GEIDCO is an international organisation of willing firms, associations, institutions and individuals, promoting the establishment of a Global Energy Interconnection system in order to meet the global demand for electricity in a clean and green way, and to contribute to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and climate change initiatives.

Programme

6.00pm

Arrival and registration

6.30pm

Seminar

Professor Zhenya Liu, Chairman of GEIDCO, and Former President and CEO of the State Grid Corporation of China

The seminar will have simultaneous translation

7.00pm

Panel discussion and Q&A session

Professor Sir Michael Sterling FREng

Professor John Loughhead OBE FREng, Chief Scientific Adviser, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Dr Simon Harrison, Group Strategic Development Manager, Mott McDonald

8.00pm Networking reception
9.00pm Close

If you have any further questions, please contact Rebecca Gaitch