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Published: Thursday, 27 May 2021

On June 2, an international online conference titled Innovative Financing for Sustainable Energy Investments will take place as part of the E-FIX Project and Partner Event during EU Green Week 2021.

12 experts who came from 6 partner countries will share their knowledge, challenges and experiences regarding E-FIX project and innovative financing instruments.

Conference admission is free of charge. To register, fill in online form, you will recive a confirmation email with a link to the meeting.




Conference Agenda

2nd of June 2021


08:45 - 09:00

Registration and moderation

Moderator: Artur Osiecki (the Rzeczpospolita)

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome - Opening Session

Speakers: Andreas Karner (ConPlusUltra) and Bartosz Dubiński (Mazovia Energy Agency)

Session I

E-FIX Project

09:10 - 09:30

Green Deal and green finance - current context and challenges


09:30 - 10:00

E-FIX Project Results & Sustainability

Andreas Karner (ConPlusUltra)

10:00- - 10:10


Session II

Testing innovative financing instruments for energy efficiency in the EU and Eastern Europe

10:10 – 11:50

                    Presentations about project financial instruments, case studies, lessons learnt, challenges and success stories

·        1st Financial instrument - Energy Performing Contracting in Poland and Croatia

Bartosz Dubiński (Mazovia Energy Agency)

Marko Vlainić (North-West Croatia Regional Energy Agency)

·        2nd Financial instrument – Crowdfunding in Austria and Czech Republic

Andreas Karner (ConPlusUltra)

Jan Jares (Ekoport)

3rd Financial instruments - Leasing in Armenia and Georgia

Ani H. Tadevosyan (ACBA Leasing Credit Organization)

George Jgharkava (Georgian Leasing Company)

Irena Melua (Caucasus University)

George Zurashvili (Energy Investment Consultant)

Discussion and Q&A

11:50 – 12:00


Session III

European dimension of the Roadmap and different green financing instruments


Panel Discussion with external experts

Main topic: European dimension of the Roadmap and different green financing instruments


Daniel Horak (CONDA Crowdinvesting)

Jaroslav Klusák (SEMMO - Association of energy managers of cities and municipalities)

Rafał Cieślak (Law Office of Legal Adviser Dr. Rafał Cieślak)

Stephanie E. Trpkov  (World Bank)

Frane Šesnić (Zagreb Innovation Centre)

Tigran Sukiasyan (Senior Adviser, Climate Finance & Institutions)

12:45- 13:00

Q&A session

13:00- 13:15

Summary & conclusions


End of the conference