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The 5th Argus Emissions Markets conference took place on 2-3 March 2016 in Amsterdam and brought together industry leaders, regulators and market facilitators from across the world.

Global experts, regulators and market facilitators, including the
European Commission, BP, Mercuria and RWE Npower, convened at the event to analyse the carbon markets developing globally and delve deep into major issues such as the risks involved, carbon pricing and the factors impacting this in different regions.

A sample of experts who spoke at Argus Emissions Markets 2016

UK Flag  Ian Duncan
Rapporteur for the
post-2020 EU ETS Reforms
 European Flag Peter Zapfel
Head of Unit,
Implementation of EU ETS
European Commission
Republic of China Flag
Li Jin
Assistant General Manager
Shanghai Environment
& Energy Exchange

 USA Flag Justin Johnson
Secretary of Administration
State of Vermont
Republic of China Flag
Zheng Xipeng
Deputy General Manager
 UNFCCC Flag Niclas Svenningsen
Manager, Sustainable
Development Mechanisms
European Flag
Martin Hession,
International Carbon Markets
European Commission

Other expert speakers included:

  • Daniel Barry, Head of Carbon Trading, BP
  • Benedikt von Butler, Carbon and Biomass Trading and Structuring, Mercuria
  • John McElroy, Chairman, EURELECTRIC Flexibility Mechanisms Issues and Director, Policy and Public Affairs, RWE Npower
  • Justin Johnson, Secretary of Administration, State of Vermont
  • Richard Folland, Executive Director, CMIA
  • Nat Keohane, Head of Climate Change, Environmental Defense Fund
  • Carsten Schirmeisen, Head of Group Risk Management, Holcim
  • Susanne Kuschel, Senior Manager Energy and Climate Policy, BASF
  • Daniele Agostini, Head of Environmental and Low Carbon Policies, European Affairs Department, Enel
  • Koen Coppenholle, Chief Executive, Cembureau
  • Jeff Swartz, Director, International Policy, IETA
  • Lisa Walker, VP Environment & Climate, Change, BG Group
  • Bryony Worthington, Founder, Sandbag

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