The Conference aims at providing a forum for an analysis of the new developments and a new vision of the future framework for energy security and will try to define the energy priorities for the next years and the action to be taken.
The AIEE - Italian Association of Energy Economists (Italian affiliate
of the IAEE - The International Association for Energy Economics)
is organizing this international conference in cooperation
with the Bicocca University of Milan to bring together energy
experts engaged in academic, business, government, international
organizations for an exchange of ideas and experiences
on the present and future landscape of energy security.
The concept of energy security is undergoing a rapid transformation.
In the past, geopolitics and the supply of oil and gas
were the dominant factor determining energy security. Today,
a broader and more complex spectrum of elements are interacting
to both stabilize and threaten energy security.
The purpose of this conference is to provide a fresh look at the
forces driving this transformation and at some of their effects.
Many of them are different from anything we have seen in the
This conference will try to explore existing and emerging energy
trends, challenges and creative solutions for energy security,
the availability of new technologies, the emergence of new
market conditions and of new market operators.