Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

2016 CEF Energy Info Day

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 00:00

The 2016 CEF Energy virtual Info Day took place on 7 April 2016 in Brussels. The event addressed the priorities of the 2016 CEF Energy Calls.


Info Day

Date & time: Thursday 7 April 2016, as from 10:00

Location: this Info Day was virtual-only



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Final Agenda



Time Session Presentation

Introduction and welcome

Dirk Beckers, Executive Director - Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA)


10.15-10.25 European energy infrastructure policy
Catharina Sikow-Magny, Head of Unit,Networks & Regional Initiatives - DG Energy (DG ENER)


10.25-10.35 2016 CEF Energy Multiannual Work programme for grants
Beatrice Coda, Policy Officer - DG ENER


10.35-10.55 2016 Calls for proposals: Evaluation process
Olga Sihmane, Programme and Call Coordinator - INEA


10.55-11.20 2016 Calls for proposals: Award criteria
Beatrice Coda, Policy Officer - DG ENER



Preparing a successful proposal

Marie-Pierre Mosca, Evaluation Manager - INEA


11.55-12.15 Q&A session  
12.15-13.15 Break  
13.15-13.45 Financing energy infrastructure with the Marguerite Fund
Guillaume Rivron, Marguerite Fund


13.45-14.10 Financing possibilities for PCIs
George Holroyd, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development


14.10-14.35 Innovative Financing for European Infrastructure under CEF and EFSI
Cormac Murphy, European Investment Bank


14.35-15.05 European Investment Project Portal and European Investment Advisory Hub
Vassil Georgiev, Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs




15.05-15.35 Q&A session and Conclusion