US Delegation Visit from Northern Virginia - Transatlantic Exchange

Berlin, Germany (June 6 - 7, 2019)

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Introduction and Meeting with Government & Stakeholders


01.25 pmRegistration at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)
01.30 pmLunch break
02.15 pm
Welcome and introduction
Mr. Raffaele Piria, Senior Project Manager, Adelphi
Ms. Cecilia Strandberg, Project Director, RENAC
02.20 pm
Introduction of participants of delegation
02.25 pm
Introduction to the German Energiewende
Dr. Falk Bömeke, Head of Division International Energy Cooperation, BMWi
03.30 pm
Meeting with the German Association of Local Utilities (VKU)
Mr. Fabian Schmitz-Grethlein, Deputy Head Department of Energy Economy, VKU
05.00 pm

Meeting with the German Energy Agency (dena)
Ms. Susanne Schmelcher, Senior Expert Engineer, Energy-Efficient Buildings, dena

06.30 pm
Joint Dinner

Cecilia Strandberg
Project Director
Tel: +49 (0)30 58 70870 42
Fax: +49 (0)30 58 70870 88
Email: strandberg[at]





Friday, May 7, 2019

Site Visit, meeting with MoP and stakeholders


09.30 amGuided site visit of the EUREF Campus
Mr. Jonas Schorr, Guide
12.15 pm
Lunch break
01.30 pmMeeting with Clean Energy Wire (CLEW)
Mr. Sören Amelang, Correspondent for Clean Energy Wire, CLEW
03.15 pmRegistration at Bundestag
04.00 pmMeeting with MoP Klaus Mindrup
MoP Klaus Mindrup, Member of the German Parliament, German Parliament
05.00 pmGuided visit of the Bundestag Building
07.00 pmEnd of the official program