Hilton, Tel Aviv | 29.5.2018
08:00 - 09:00
09:00 - 11:00
Morning Plenary

Host: Dr. Yossi Vardi, Conference Chairman

Yosi Rosen, Chairman of Israeli Institute of Energy & Environment

Brig. Gen. Tzvika Gendelman, Mayor of Hadera City, Israel

Dr. Yuval Steinitz, Minister of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources

Maj. Gen. (Res.) Yiftah Ron-Tal, Chairman of Israel Electric Corporation (IEC)

Yisrael Dancziger, Director General of Ministry of Environmental Protection

Anne Korin, Co-Director of the Institute for the Analysis of Global Security (IAGS) and Senior Adviser to the United States Energy Security Council

Amos Lasker, Chairman of the Israeli  private producers (UIIP)

Gil Shaki, Senior Director, Energy, Cleantech & Infrastucture, Israel Innovation Authority (IIA)


Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:00
From Oil to Natural Gas: Financial and Environment Benefits

Moderator: Michael Miro, Editor in Chief and AI Manager,

Amir Foster, Head of Strategy and Research, Israeli Association of Oil & Gas Exploration Industries

Leehee Goldenberg, Director of the Economy, Environment and Natural Resources Department at Israel Union for Environmental Defense

Reut Rabi, Head of Energy group & Deputy to Head of Air Quality & Climate Change Division, Ministry of Environmental Protection

Eng. Yehuda Rodal, Head Department of Energy and Natural Gas, Noble-Rupin

12:00 - 12:30
Nuclear Energy

Gideon Frank, Former Director General of the Israel Atomic Energy Commission

12:30 - 12:40
Energy Storage: Commercial Aspects

Tomer Novotny, Business  Development, Electra Ltd.

12:40 - 13:00
Energy Storage and Advanced Batteries

Shmuel De-Leon, CEO and Founder Shmuel De-Leon Energy LTD.

Lunch Break and Exhibition Tour
14:00 - 14:50
Innovative Technologies in the Energy Field

Moderator: Dr. Yossi Vardi, Conference Chairman

Chen Shalita, CEO and Founder, Alfa Sustainable Projects

Esther Westreich, CFO, Apollo Power

Alexander Elbeze, CEO, AST

14:50 - 15:00
Energy as a Service – Selling Energy Services to the Israeli Governmental Facilities Administration

Avi Blau, Consultant to the Deputy Accountant General, Ministry of Finance


15:00 - 15:40
Startup Show

Moderator:  Zviya Baron, Head, of HANGAR by BEDEK IAI

Leading Startups in the Energy Sector will Present their Most Advanced Technology

15:40 - 15:45
Closing Remarks

Shay Arnet Cohen, CEO, Hadera Municipal Company