What is the BiH Energy Summit?

The Energy Summit is organized under the auspices of the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the State Electricity Regulatory Commission, Federation Energy Regulatory Commission and Republika Srpska Energy Regulatory Commission. The Summit includes the state and entity ministries in charge of energy, parliament representatives, power utilities, chambers of commerce, small and medium sized enterprises in the energy sector, investors, suppliers, consumer associations, universities and non-governmental organizations, as well as representatives of the Energy Community, regional regulatory commissions and other international donors active in the energy sector.

The goal of the Summit is to gather all players in the energy sector to discuss the most important topics in the field of energy, such as investments in the energy sector, the functioning of the retail electricity market and integration of the BiH market into the regional market. The Summit also features technical sessions that will deal with popular topics.


April 16th - 18th 2019

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1Registration of Participants (Coffee and Snacks, Lunch)12:00 – 13:00
2Media Statements13:00 – 13:30
3Opening Speeches (Live Stream)13:30 – 14:00
4Video and Presentation – Retrospective Accomplishments (Live Stream)14:00 – 14:05
5Presentation – Future of Energy Sector - Challenges and Possibilities (Live Stream)14:05 – 14:25
6Panel I: Discussion of Experts and Governments regarding Energy Transition (Live Stream)14:25 – 16:25
7Dinner18:30 – 20:00Restaurant
8Theater play by Kamerni teatar 55 Sarajevo „Umri muški“20:30CANCELED
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1Panel II: Market Based Support Schemes and Community Based Models to finance RES9:00 – 11:30
2Coffee Break11:30 – 12:00
3Panel III: Status and Challenges of Electricity Market in Energy Transition12:00 – 14:00
4Biomass Potential Platform12:00 – 12:45Conference room II - Tamaris
5Lunch14:00 – 15:00
6Panel IV: Energy Efficiency as an Element of Energy Transition15:00 – 17:00
7Presentation of projects17:00 – 19:30
8Dinner19:30 – 21:00Restaurant
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1Panel V: Perspectives of Gas Sector in Energy Transition9:30 – 11:30
2Coffee Break11:30 – 12:00
3Panel VI: The Role of Media in Energy Transition12:00 – 13:30
4Key takeaways13:30 – 13:45
5Lunch13:45 – 14:30

Under the Auspices of


Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations of BiH


State Electricity Regulatory Commission


Regulatory Commission for Energy of RS


Regulatory Commission for Energy in FBiH

Media Partners

Venue info


Grand Hotel Neum
Zagrebacka 2, 88390 Neum,
Bosnia and Herzegovina


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Poticanje energetske efikasnosti u Bosni i Hercegovini
Poticanje obnovljivih izvora energije u Bosni i Hercegovini

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