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Patrick Child, Deputy Director General DG RTD, confirmed keynote speaker at EERA/DTU event at Nordic Clean Energy Week - Copenhagen, 24 May


Patrick Child, Deputy Director General at DG Research & Innovation (European Commission), will be keynote speaker at the EERA/DTU joint event “Mission Innovation – what´s next?”, on May 24 in Copenhagen.

Patrick Child will address status and steps forward of Mission Innovation, the global initiative to accelerate clean energy innovation.

Other confirmed speakers include: Anders Hoffmann, Deputy Permanent Secretary, Danish Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate; Nils Røkke, EERA Chairman; Thomas Bjørnholm, Research Director of the Villum Foundation; Henriette Undrum, VP New Energy Solutions/Research & Technology, Statoil; Alicia Mignone, Chair of IEA (International Energy Agency) Committee of Energy Research and Technology; Hermann Tribukait, Task Force Leader of Mexico’s Mission Innovation team.

The DTU International Energy Report will be launched at the event, providing a research perspective on the Mission Innovation Challenges – the discussions will be chaired by the coordinators of the EERA Joint Programmes Smart Cities, CCS and Energy Storage.

The event is open but registration is compulsory. Please register by May 18 – registration form.

Check out programme and additional information.