Main Energy-related Events:

Visit to EDF Nuclear Power Plant

5th and 15th May 2017 at Nogent-sur-Seine

Thanks to the Sciences Po professor’s kind help, SPEA had a very special opportunity to arrange a one-day site visit to an EDF nuclear power plant in Nogent-sur-Seine.


McKinsey Energy Insights Day at PSIA

5th April 2017 at Sciences Po

SPEA is very excited to be connected with Mckinsey Energy Insights and organize the one-day event for energy students to learn from one of the best consulting companies.



Berend Heringa, Vice President, Energy Insights;

Maaike Witteveen, Specialist, Energy Insights;

Charlotte Cremoux, Analyst, Energy Insights;

James Cox, Recruitment Lead, Energy Insights.


11.00am-12.15 Introduction to Energy Insights and Global Energy Perspective.
(Amphitheater Erignac– 3rd floor – 13, rue de l’Université)

2.00-4.30 One-on-One session and roundtable
(Amphitheater Erignac – 3rd floor – 13, rue de l’Université)

5.00-7.00 Cocktail and Networking Session
(Petit hall – 27, rue St-Guillaume)

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Internship Information Session with Second Year Students in International Energy Master

15th March 2017 at Sciences Po

The internship season is coming! This event provided a great opportunity to exchange information on internships, generally based on the experience from 2nd year students. Seven M2 students kindly gave presentations to share their stories about how they found the internship and how they enjoyed working there.


International Energy Talks: 1. Energy and Trading Houses

15th March 2017 at Sciences Po

David Fyfe  –  who is the Chief Economist of Gunvor, one of the leading trading houses based in Geneva. Previously, David worked for the International Energy Agency. He discussed the recent trends in energy trading, including oil, gas and electricity; and the role of trading houses. Trading is becoming more important and individual markets are increasingly interconnected, so the point of view of trading houses is crucially important.

International Energy Talks: 2. Petroleum Arbitration

16th March 2017 at Sciences Po

Georgios Petrochilos and Louis-Alexis Bret of Three Crowns, which is a law firm specializing in high-level arbitration work ( Our two speakers have been involved in some of the most important gas arbitration cases in recent years. Arbitration is increasingly frequent in international energy trade, notably in gas trade, and arbitration awards have had a seminal impact on the reshaping of gas markets and pricing.


Hangout with Lisa Viscidi from The Dialogue

March 2017 at Sciences Po
A virtual hangout all the way from Washington DC with a real international energy superstar, Lisa Viscidi, Director of the Energy, Climate Change and Extractive Industries Program at the Inter-American Dialogue.
The Inter-American Dialogue is a network of global leaders brought together to promote democratic governance, prosperity, and social equity, focused on the Western Hemisphere.

Teatime with Energy Faculty Part 1

22nd February 2017 at Sciences Po


Istanbul World Energy Congress and the scenarios of the World Energy Council

1st February 2017 at Sciences Po

cfeKey speakers:

Olivier Appert, President, World Energy Council, France.

Jean-Eudes Moncomble, Secretary-General, World Energy Council, France.

Chaired by Giacomo Luciani, Scientific Advisor for the Master in International Energy at PSIA.


Conference: How will the Paris Agreement affect Latin America’s energy market?



And Social Events!

SPEA Spring Picnic

22nd April 2017, Jardin du Luxembourg.


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