About the Jordan International Energy Summit 2018

The 4th Jordan International Energy Summit will take place under the patronage of Her Excellency Hala Adel Zawati, Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources at the Grand Hyatt Amman, Jordan.

At JIES 2017 the importance of the event was reflected by the attendance from all over the region and throughout the Kingdom. Delegates to the conference met with the following who led delegations at JIES 2017:

  • HE Dr Andras Aradski, Minister of State for Energy Affairs of the Ministry of National Development, Hungary
  • HE Adnan Amin, Director General, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
  • HE Qasim Al Fahadawi, Minister of Electricity, Iraq
  • HE Hela Cheikhrouhou, Minister of Energy, Mining and Renewables, Tunisia
  • HE Moulay Hafid Elalamy, Minister of Energy, Mines, Water and Environment, Morocco
  • HE Abdullah Al Akwa, Minister of Electricity and Energy, Yemen
  • Eng. Osama Asran, Deputy Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Egypt
  • HE Dr Mohamed Zayed Awad, Minister of Petroleum and Gas, Sudan
  • Dr Panos Kelamis, Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company on behalf of the Cyprus Government

The Summit combines a comprehensive overview of the key issues facing Jordan’s energy sector, with wider insight into the role that the Kingdom plays as the primary energy hub in the region. The event will be covering investment opportunities in different energy sectors including; Renewable Energy, Nuclear, Oil, Shale, Gas Supply as well as updates on the new oil pipeline project connecting Iraq, Jordan and Egypt.

Why attend?

  • JIES will provide a highly strategic, informative and dynamic platform for discussion that is supported by government, operators, service companies and all the key players for Jordan and the wider region
  • Showcasing reserve potential and projects and highlighting the important role that Jordan will play in the regional energy industry
  • Share knowledge and learning with all of the key players
  • Discuss the latest issues and identify the best solutions
  • Draw on experience and lessons learnt from around the world