Programme

POWER SECTOR INTEGRATION – INTERNAL RESERVES FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH

Realizing the Economic Potential of Russia

Moderator:
Andrei Sharonov , Dean, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO

Panellists
Oleg Budargin , Director General, Chairman of the Management Board, Rosseti
Daniel Yergin , Vice Chairman, IHS Markit
Maxim Sokolov , Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation
Masayoshi Son , Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, SoftBank Group
Charlotta Sund , Head of Northern Europe and Eastern Asia Region, Ericsson
Vladimir Fortov , President, Russian Academy of Sciences
Christoph Frei , Secretary General, Chief Executive Officer, World Energy Council


Alexander Kuleshov , President, Skoltech
Guangying Liu , Executive Board Member, Chairman of the Labor Union, State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC)
Vasily Savin , Partner, Deal Advisory, Head of Power and Utilities, KPMG, Russia and CIS
Kristina Haverkamp , Managing Director, DENA

Broadcast

Key moments

We must take the path of revamping the existing energy system; it is possible to lower transmission losses, increase power transmission rates and improve manageability.
Oleg Budargin
At some point, electricity markets will be big enough to benefit from competition and be able to integrate renewables, but a lot of investment has to be made at the subcontinental, regional and local levels.
Dr. Daniel Yergin