Guest Lecture: “Norway’s Role in European Energy Policies” by Ambassador Per Strand Sjaastad on 7 November 2022

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On Monday, 7 November 2022, the LLM Programmes are pleased to invite the LLM students to the second guest lecture of the current academic year.


Title of the lecture: “Norway’s Role in European Energy Policies” 

Against the background of the war in Ukraine and rising energy prices in Europe, the role of Norway as an energy partner of the European Union (EU) and a major supplier of oil, gas and electricity is of crucial significance. Norwegian ambassador Per Strand Sjaastad will share his views about Norway’s role in European energy policies and Journalist Rob Heirbaut (VRT) will act as respondent.



Mr. Per Strand Sjaastad, Norway Ambassador to Belgium

Mr. Rob Heirbaut, journalist VRT - respondent

Prof. Peter Van Elsuwege, UGent - moderator

Monday 7 November 2022
Provincieraadzaal (Gouvernementstraat 1, 9000 Gent) 



19:00: Welcome
19:10: Start of the lecture
19:50: Start of the debate with the moderator
20:10: Q&A
20:30: End of the lecture - followed by a reception by EUROPA DIRECT Oost-Vlaanderen (Faculty Boardroom)

Participation is for free; please register here.