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Speakers 2017

(as of April 10, 2017)

Mr Asanache is Head Business Development at Enel Green Power Germany. In 2007 he joined Enel Green Power Romania as Project...

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Diego Antonio Bonetta is Head of Strategy of the M&A Power Grids at BKW Energie AG, a SIX and BX listed international company...

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Swiss born and raised, Burgener started his career as a truck repairman and truck driver. His professional development includes...

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James W. Davis was appointed Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institute of Political Science at the University...

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Mr. Gall works as a self-employed architect and deals with energy-saving housing construction as well as the construction of...

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Prof. Dr. Nina Hampl is professor for Sustainable Energy Management and deputy head of the Institute for Production, Energy, and...

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Currently Dr. Cornelia Kawann is Head of Division Market Surveillance at the Federal Electricity Commission ElCom – the Swiss...

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Prof. Dr. Theo Lieven founded VOBIS Microcomputer AG during his studies and served as Chairman of the Board until the company was...

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Dr Celine McInerney is a Senior Lecturer in Finance at UCC. Prior to joining UCC in 2009 she spent twelve years working as a...

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Antoine Millioud is currently CEO of aventron, a Switzerland based listed independent green energy producer. The company owns...

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Martin Schröcker is the head of production and trading at Fleco Power AG. The Winterthur based company is committed to...

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Fabia studies Business Administration at University of St.Gallen, focusing on Sustainability Management. She also joined the...

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Louise Wilson is a co-founder and joint MD of Abundance which provides mostly long-term debt capital to infrastructure projects...

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Joël Baumgartner is in charge of the innovation management at IWB where he captures the creativity of customers and employees at...

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Oliver Breig advises and supports energy companies in innovation, revenue growth and increased efficiency by increasing their...

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Vicente Carabias

Vicente Carabias-Hütter is coordinating the research area on sustainable energy systems at ZHAW Institute of Sustainable...

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Christian Dupraz got into the world of energy at BKW AG, where he worked during 5 years as asset manager and energy economist in...

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Dr. des. HSG Karoline Gamma (born: Kuenzel) is a postdocotoral research fellow at the Chair for Management of Renewable...

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Nathan Hultman

Prof. Dr. Nathan Hultman is Director of the Center for Global Sustainability and Associate Professor at the University of...

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Domenic Lanz holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of St.Gallen (CH) and a MBA in Finance and...

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Felix Lossin

Dr. Felix Lossin is the head of strategic marketing of BEN Energy AG. After working in energy consulting, Felix studied...

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Since joining Aquila Capital´s Infrastructure and Renewable investment team, Jonas Metzger has been involved in the due...

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Alfons Prießner is consultant at McKinsey & Company since 2014 with focus on Energy, Automotive & Agriculture industry....

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Antonis Schwarz is the European Community Manager for The ImPact. He is a 3rd generation member of a German family that built...

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Juerg Tobler is deputy CEO and Head of Investments at the Pension Fund City of Zurich since 2011. Prior to this, he worked for...

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Dr. Max Wirz is a CSR Consultant at Raiffeisen Schweiz and currently focusses on sustainability rating methodology and impact...

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Roland Betschart is Senior Advisor Corporate Responsibility and was responsible for implementing the Zurich Group Corporate...

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Martin Brunner has a Master of Social and Economic Sciences at Vienna University of Economics. His principal subject was...

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Melinda Crane

Dr. Melinda Crane has given speeches and moderated events and discussions for a wide range of international organizations and...

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Dana R. Fisher is a Professor in the Department of Sociology and Director of the Program for Society and the Environment at the...

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Felix Goedhart is CEO of Blue Elephant Energy AG, which he founded at the end of 2015. With a conservative strategy, Blue...

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Barbara Jordan is Senior Advisor Corporate Responsibility and since 2017, she is responsible for the Zurich Climate Dialogue in...

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Prof. Stephan Lewandowsky is a cognitive scientist at the University of Bristol. He was an Australian Professorial Fellow from...

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Hanne May is specialized in communication concepts and strategic consulting in the energy sector. She has advised public...

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Ingrid Mignon is an Assistant Professor in Management and Engineering at Linköping University, Sweden. Her work on the diffusion...

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Simon Ryser is Vice President BU Energy at Schneider Electric (Switzerland) Ltd. He is currently a member of the Executive Board...

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Fereidoon P. Sioshansi

Dr. Sioshansi is President of Menlo Energy Economics, a consulting firm based in San Francisco advising clients on diverse energy...

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Sandra Trittin is a Co-founder and Head of Business Development of Swisscom Energy Solutions AG. Starting her career in business...

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Prof. Dr. Rolf Wüstenhagen is Director of the Institute for Economy and the Environment (IWÖ-HSG) and holds the Good Energies...

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Workshop Moderators

Hans Christoph Curtius is doctoral candidate at the Institute for Economy and the Environment at the University of St.Gallen...

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Yuliya Karneyeva is a doctoral candidate at the Institute for Economy and the Environment at the University of St.Gallen. Ms....

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Emmanuelle Reuter

Emmanuelle Reuter is a lecturer and postdoctoral research fellow at University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. She received her PhD...

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Pascal Vuichard is PhD candidate at the Institute for Economy and the Environment (IWÖ-HSG), University of St.Gallen. In his...

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Dr. Anna Ebers Broughel is a postdoctoral fellow at the Chair for Management of Renewable Energies. Her research focuses...

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Merla Kubli is a PhD candidate at the Institute for Economy and the Environment at the University of St. Gallen, as well as a...

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In his research, Adrian Rinscheid (University of St. Gallen) focuses on the political drivers and barriers of energy and climate...

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Dr. Stefanie Hille (born: Heinzle) is currently working as assistant professor at the Institute for Economy and the Environment...

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Moritz is traveling between two worlds. On the one hand, he is working at the Institute for Economy and the Environment...

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Alex is a PhD candidate and research fellow at the Institute for Economy and the Environment at the University of St.Gallen,...

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Organisation

Beatrice Petrovich is PhD candidate at the Institute for Economy and the Environment (University of St.Gallen), as well as a...

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Doris Hoevel holds a diploma in German studies and Geography from RWTH Aachen. For ten years she managed the administration of a...

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