Final Conference carried out in Beirut

Final Conference carried out in Beirut

The two-day Final international conference of the ENEPLAN project was successfully carried out on the 13th and 14th of September in Beirut (Lebanon) in the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences at the American University of Beirut (AUB).

The conference theme was integrated energy planning and education in Mediterranean universities. The opening session was introduced by AUB Provost Dr. Harajli, and included speeches by Mr. Hassan Haraji (UNDP), the Erasmus Plus National Office Coordinator in Lebanon Mr. Aref Alsoufi, the Head of Section of the EU Delegation in Lebanon Mr. José-Luis Vinuesa, delegates of the Ministry of Energy in Lebanon, Lebanese National authorities, Universities and energy experts, as well as by delegates of ENEPLAN partner organizations. 

The event was attended by 143 participants and provided the occasion to discuss and disseminate project outputs, and to lay the basis for follow-up activities that will valorise and capitalize the achieved results in partner countries and beyond 

All material presented during the conference and the project is available in the Download section, together with the agenda of the event.  


Videos of speakers’ presentations are also available on YouTube: 

  • Opening Session 🎬

  • Panel 1: Legal Background & State of the Energy in Lebanon 🎬

  • Keynote 1: Facing Energy Transition in Mediterranean landscape 🎬

  • Panel 2: International Case Studies - ENEPLAN Partners (1/2) 🎬

  • Panel 2: International Case Studies ENEPLAN Partners (2/2) 🎬

  • Keynote 2: Promoting Renewable Energyin Lebanon and ESCWA Countries 🎬

  • Panel 3: Energy in Lebanon - Teaching and Research 🎬

  • Panel 4: Energy in Lebanon - PracticeImpacts & Assessment 🎬

  • Panel 5: ENEPLAN & Concept mapping: Project Results 🎬

  • Conference Closure & Recommendations 🎬

For further information see also AUB website.

View some pictures of the event here.