Baku will host the 3rd International Caspian Energy Forum – 2015 (www.caspianenergyforum.com) and Caspian Energy Award – 2015 official awarding ceremony on March 11, 2015. The events will be held under the support of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Caspian European Club. Chief Executive Officer of the Caspian European Club Telman Aliyev said.
Telman Aliyev noted that “Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Chairman of the Caspian European Club, has been invited to the opening ceremony of the 3rd International Caspian Energy Forum - 2015”.
“Participation of Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Chairman of the Caspian European Club, in the opening of the 3rd International Caspian Energy Forum – 2015 will give an additional impulse to dynamic development of the business-to-government dialogue and promote much closer cooperation of the Caspian-Black Sea region countries with the companies of the EU states”, T.Aliyev emphasized.
According to T.Aliyev, “heads of government agencies, ministries, committees and departments of Azerbaijan, countries of the Caspian-Black Sea and Baltic regions, representatives of diplomatic and international missions accredited in the Republic of Azerbaijan as well as executives of large international companies will also attend the event”.
All aspects of the energy integration of the countries of the Caspian-Black Sea and Baltic regions into the global energy markets are planned to be discussed within the framework of the first part of the forum. Speakers, delegates and forum participants will focus attention on Azerbaijan’s key role in energy, transport and infrastructure projects, growing sector of gas upstream, Southern Corridor projects and resource potential of the Caspian.
The Caspian European Forum, dedicated to the development of the non-oil sector, will be held in the second part of the event. Issues concerning introduction of innovations in financial-banking, insurance, leasing, telecommunication, tourist, machine-engineering, construction and other sectors of the non-oil industry, issues of business doing, creation of the business-to-government dialogue will be discussed within the framework of the Caspian European Forum.
The program of the event provides additional opportunities for working and communication of participants during coffee-breaks and business lunch. Caspian Energy Award – 2015 official awarding ceremony will be held within the framework of the evening gala reception.
Golden sponsors: Cross Caspian Oil and Gas Logistics LLC, Azpetrol Ltd LLC and PASHA Bank ASC.
“We are the golden sponsors of the 2nd international Caspian Energy Forum – 2014 which took place on November 14, 2014 in Tbilisi and was held on a high level. It was of big interest to us to participate in the forum held in Tbilisi. We expect the same from the 3rd International Caspian Energy Forum – 2015 as well. We are pleased to be a golden sponsor of the event that is of importance to the Caspian-Black sea region”, Dmitry Solovyev, General Director of Cross Caspian Oil and Gas Logistics LLC, noted.
“We have been the members of the Caspian European Club since its establishment. It is big honor for us to be golden sponsors of the 3rd International Caspian Energy Forum – 2015 to take place in Baku on March 1. This forum will certainly be a symbolic event in the Caspian-Black Sea region as well as a platform for establishment of business contacts between companies, General Director of Azpetrol Ltd LLC Huseynaga Rahimov says.
“PASHA Bank has been cooperating with the Caspian European Club for a long time and is actively engaged in the events the Club holds. We are very pleased that our subsidiary bank PASHA Bank Georgia was awarded prestigious prize Caspian Energy Award – 2014 within the framework of the 2nd international Caspian Energy Forum – 2014. It is a clear indicator of our successful activity in Georgia and right bank development strategy in this country. I am confident that within the upcoming forum we will also establish necessary contacts for further successful international development of PASHA Bank”, Chairman of the Board of PASHA Bank Farid Akhundov says.