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European Sustainable Energy Week
Today@EUSEW Day 1

Mobilising skills and youth for the green transition

The European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) is here. Join us in Brussels or tune in online from 9.30 CEST today to be part of the shift to a cleaner energy future in Europe. Thanks to this daily curated briefing, you can be sure to get the most out of this year’s event on the theme of ‘Accelerating the clean energy transition - towards lower bills and greater skills’.  

Today, skills and youth engagement are our focus in dedicated policy sessions and activities under the umbrella of the European Youth Energy Day.

On your agenda: Day 1

After four plenaries lay out the priorities for the week, you can take your pick from six parallel sessions to immerse yourself in the theme of skills. Here is a small snapshot of what you can expect. 

9.30 CEST  

  • Hear European Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson at the Opening session, where she and speakers from the Swedish presidency, European Parliament and the clean energy industry will introduce the thematic focus for the week and set out priorities for discussion 

10.30 CEST  

  • Discover who wins the trophies in the Innovation, Woman in Energy and Local Energy Action categories for their contributions to the energy transition at the EUSEW Awards Ceremony 

12.00 CEST  

  • Exchange with our EUSEW Digital Ambassadors who break down their priorities for the energy transition and share how they are having an impact during the Debate with Ambassadors 

14.00 CEST  

  • Prepare for the afternoon’s thematic focus with the Keynote speech on skills which will  introduce the EU’s vision for a skills-driven energy transition 


Unlock everything EUSEW has to offer

Speaker spotlight

Over 380 leaders from the energy transition are joining us this year as EUSEW speakers. Here is a taster of who you can expect to hear from today: 

Kadri Simson photo

Kadri Simson

European Commissioner for Energy, European Commission

Ebba Busch

Ebba Busch

Minister for Energy, Business and Industry, Sweden

Seamus Hoyne

Seamus Hoyne

Member of Eurec and Secretary General of FEDARENE

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