Istanbul to host 23rd World Energy Congress
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct.7
By Leman Zeynalova - Trend:
Istanbul will host the 23rd World Energy Congress on October 9-13, said the event’s website.
Co-hosted by Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the World Energy Council, the event will welcome 10,000 delegates from across the energy spectrum to address critical developments in the energy sector.
Azerbaijan’s Energy Minister Natig Aliyev will take part in the event at the invitation of his Turkish counterpart Berat Albayrak, Azerbaijani Energy Ministry told Trend Oct.7.
Natig Aliyev is expected to meet with his counterparts from Turkey, Italy, Greece and Albania and discuss the implementation process of the Southern Gas Corridor project, as well as the issues related to its timely completion, said the ministry.
Running since 1924, the triennial World Energy Congress is the World Energy Council’s global flagship event that enables dialogue among ministers, CEOs and industry experts on critical developments in the energy sector.
As the world’s premier energy gathering, the Congress offers a unique opportunity for participants to better understand energy issues and solutions from a global perspective.