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LAUNCH OF THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF SUSTAINABLE ENERGY FOR ALL (SE4ALL)

DRAFT AGENDA

LAUNCH OF THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF SUSTAINABLE ENERGY FOR ALL (SE4ALL)

VENUE

KINGSTON, JAMACA

JULY 31, 2012

 

8:30 a.m.              Registration

9:00 a.m.              Session I:  Official Opening

Session Chair:  Dr. Margaret Jones Williams, Environment and energy Advisor, UNDP

Welcome and Opening Remarks by Session Chair

Opening Prayer

Dr. Arun Kashyap, UN Resident Co-ordinator and UNDP Resident Representative

Mr. Crispin Gregoire, Director for the Caribbean Programme, UNDP Headquarters

Video Presentation from UNDP HQ on SE4ALL  (TBC)

Hon. Julian Robinson, Minister of State, Keynote Address and Official Launch of the SE4ALL in Jamaica

Unveiling of the SE4ALL Logo – Video Screen Projection –

 

10:00 a.m.           Coffee Break and Networking Opportunity 

10:30 a.m.           Session II Panel Discussion — Public Private Dialogue as a Platform towards Sustainable Energy for Jamaica

 

Panel Discussion to present existing regulatory framework, potential barriers to SE4ALL, global initiatives such as SIDS DOCK to support Jamaica in SE4ALL, case studies from existing PPP, private sector perspective, investment opportunities.  The aim of the Panel Discussion is to present information on the current energy context in Jamaica, opportunities and barriers to SE4ALL, the role of PP Dialogue as an enabling platform and concrete examples and success stories.

Panel Chair – Dr. Stacey-Ann Wilson, MSTEM

Panelists:             Dr. Al Binger. – The role of SIDS DOCK in supporting Jamaica towards SE4ALL

Ms Michelle Chinlen, Wigton Wind Farm – Public Private Partnership in Action

Mr Zia Mian, Office of Utilities Regulation – The Regulatory Framework creating an enabling environment to achieve SE4ALL in Jamaica

Dr. Oral Rainford, MSTEM – Jamaica’s Energy Policy – as tool to achieve SE4ALL in Jamaica

Discussion Session with Panelists

 

12:00 pm Lunch – Networking Opportunity 

 

1:00 pm –             Session III – Private Sector Investment Opportunities towards SE4ALL in Jamaica

The first session of the Public Private Dialogue Forum will be staged as a part of the Launch of SE4ALL in Jamaica.  Other text for annotation to be added.

Session Chair – Mr David Barrett, PSOJ

Panelists:             Mr. Fitzroy Vidal Fitzroy, MSTEM – Policy framework for Public Private Partnerships in Jamaica (TBC)

Mr. Ian Persaud, Jamaica Broilers – The Experience and challenges implementing the JBG energy strategy and how this fits into the vision 2030 and the SE4ALL initiative. (TBC)

Mr. Chris Brown,  DBJ-Finance and  opportunities for investment in energy (TBC)

Discussion Session with Panelists

 



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