The evolution of the electricity grid within the energy transition

Date / Heure
7 h 45 min - 9 h 30 min

Update 10.02.2017 : Powerpoint presentations added

RTE – Hervé Laffaye

EU Commission – Katrien Pris

ENERGY, A Networked Europe

ENEDIS – Michel Derdevet

Amprion – Matthias Duur


Dear friends,

We would like to cordially invite you to attend our breakfast meeting on:

 « The evolution of the electricity grid within the energy transition »

Wednesday 8th of February 2017 (7:45 am -9.30 am)  

In Brussels at Stanhope hotel (Commerce street, 9)

with the participation of five renowned experts:

  • Michel DERDEVET (General Secretary and member of the Board – ENEDIS – Electricity distribution operator in France)
  • Hervé LAFFAYE (Director of International and European Affairs – RTE – Transmission system operator in France)
  • Katrien PRINS (Senior policy officer, Networks and regional initiatives Unit – DG Energy – European Commission)
  • Bendt BENDTSEN (MEP – ITRE committee)
  • Matthias DÜRR (Head of European Affairs – Amprion)

In the context of the Energy & Climate Change strategy for 2020-2030, Representatives of the European Commission may specify the goals pursued by the part of this winter package with regard to Transmission system operators and Distribution system operators. European MP will be invited to express their initial reactions on the subject, in the light of the resolutions they have adopted in 2015 and 2016. Transmission system operators and distribution system operators representatives will bring their testimony on their situation in the face of the ongoing changes in the European electricity sector.


Debates will be hold in English and French.

Admission fees: 25 euro

To register, please contact Alexandre Ferrafiat,

I thank you for very much and I am looking forward to meeting you at this meeting,

Best regards,

Marcel Grignard