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

Host: Dr. Yossi Vardi, Conference Chairman



Yosi Rosen, Chairman of Israeli Institute of Energy & Environment


Energy from another League

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


The Energy Market: Strategy and Challenges

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


Green Energy Revolution

Yisrael Dancziger, Director General of Ministry of Environmental Protection


The Israeli Electricity Sector Reform: Israeli Private Producers Viewpoint 

Amos Lasker, Chairman of the Israeli  Private Producers (UIIP)


Rethinking Energy Security

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


Protecting Strategic Assets off Shore 

Brig. Gen. Yossi Ashkenazi, Head of Material for the Israeli Navy


Israel as a Beta Site = Growth Engine

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


Coffee Break
11:15AM - 12:00PM
From Oil to Natural Gas: Financial and Environmental 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

12:00PM - 12:30PM
Nuclear Energy

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

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

Tomer Novotny, Business  Development, Electra Ltd.

12:40PM - 01:00PM
Energy Storage and Advanced Batteries

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

Lunch Break and Exhibition Tour
02:00PM - 02:50PM
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

02:50PM - 03:00PM
Energy as a Service – Selling Energy Services to the Israeli Governmental Facilities Administration

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

03:00PM - 03:40PM
Startup Show

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

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




Solar XY

Eco Wave Power

03:40PM - 03:45PM
Closing Remarks

Shay Arndt-Cohen, CEO, Hadera Development Company