OME organizes high level conferences and workshops on various energy issues in the Mediterranean region. The first conferences organized dealt with natural gas (1988), electricity (1989), financing of energy projects (1989) and energy and urban environment (1993).
The seminars and conferences organised by OME have always been a gathering of high level representatives and decision-makers of Mediterranean energy companies, ministries and financial institutions.
The participation of representatives from the European Commission and other international organisations (World Bank, European Investment Bank, International Energy Agency, etc.) to these conferences allowed to better determine the international stakes related to the development of the energy sector in the Mediterranean basin and to contribute to the implementation of projects in the area.
REGIONAL WORKSHOP & B2B Meetings For the Transformation & Strengthening of the Solar Water Heating Market in the Mediterranean Region (20- 21 March), Tirana (Albania)
Joint workshop of the Electricity and Renewable Energy Committees"Market Design Challenges for large scale Renewable Grid Integration",
25 April, 2012 Kenzi Tower Hotel, Casablanca.
Hosted by Office National de l'Electricité (ONE)
GSWH Project: Global Solar Water Heating Market Transformation & Strengthening Initiative
Regional workshop on solar thermal in Beirut: 18 – 19 April 2012
More than fifty experts from ten different countries around the Mediterranean have met in Beirut on 18-19 April at the occasion of the "Regional workshop for the Transformation and Strengthening of the Solar Water Heating Market in the Mediterranean region". The event was organised under the auspices of the Ministry for Energy and Water. His Excellency, Minister Gebran Bassil opened the works by giving a welcoming speech on the first day.
The objective of this workshop was to share knowledge amongst key experts from both the public and private sectors regarding their experience with the adoption and diffusion of the solar thermal technology, and to discuss relevant aspects related to policy and regulation, industry and market applications.
This event is part of the "Global Solar Water Heating Market Transformation and Strengthening Initiative", financed by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and co-executed by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). OME is the regional partner of the initiative.
REMAP Final Conference: 16 December 2008:
Final Conference of REMAP project (Action plan for the development of Renewable Energy in South & East Mediterranean Countries, Grant Agreement no.: 044125, EU - Sixth Framework Programme (FP6)) at Auditorium GDF SUEZ, Paris - France
Under the High patronage of Jean-Louis Borloo,Minister of State, Minister of Ecology, Energy, Sustainable Development and Town and Country Planning -France
More information : www.remap-ec.eu
Workshop on "The Kytoto Protocol and the Clean Development Mechanism: situation, prospects and opportunities for cooperation between OME member companies"
ENEL, Via Lazzaroni, Rome, à l'occasion de l'Assemblée générale de l'OME, le 21 Juin 2006
Future supply and corridors for EU gas supply: priority infrastructure and policy recommendations to facilitate their realization”, Paris, 29 May 2006
Sub regional workshop "CDM in the Southern Mediterranean countries: strengths and weaknesses, challenges and prospects-links with the EE & ER projects"
Organised by Plan Bleu and UMET under the aegis of the Mediterranean Commission on Sustainable Development, with the support of: ADEME, CEA, OME and IMET
Workshop on "The present oil and gas market situation and its perspectives: implications for energy companies and opportunities for cooperation between OME member companies",
Workshop on "The European Union Research Policy as a Tool for Fostering the Euro-Mediterranean Energy Partnership",
Seminar on Portfolio-Based Electricity Generation Planning: The Role of Renewables in Enhancing Energy Diversity and Security,
Hosted by Agence Nationale pour la Maîtrise de l'Energie, Tunisia, with the support of Observatoire Méditerranéen de l'Energie.