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· Sessions
The EU island sustainable transition through multilevel measures: Green Deal, Next Generation EU, Just Transition Mechanism, Clean Energy for EU Islands, NECPs, Covenant of Mayors (SEAPC)
In cooperation with CPMR & Insuleur
Normunds Popens Willebrord Sluijters
· Networking
Meet the speakers, Networking & Expo
· Sessions
EU regulatory framework on batteries and their contribution to islands decarbonisation
In cooperation with EASE and EUROBAT
Norman Zammit
· Networking
Meet the speakers, Networking & Expo
· Sessions
Insuleur General Assembly
Elena Tanou


Anne Marit Hansen

Project Leader Floating Wind Spain, Equinor


Athens Chamber of commerce, Greece

Gianni Chianetta

Director, Greening the Islands

Gordon Cordina

E-Cubed Consultants, Malta

Josianne  Cutajar

Member of the European Parliament, Gozo (Malta)

Domenico Santacolomba

Responsible Energy Planning and Programming – Regional council for energy & public utility services, Sicily

Konstantina Toli

Senior Programme Officer, Global Water Partnership – Mediterranean (GWP– Med)

Francesco Gattiglio

Director EU Affairs & Policy, Association of European Automotive and Industrial Battery Manufacturers (EUROBAT)

Francesco Bruno

Head of Micromobility Solutions, Pirelli Corporate – CYCL-e around™ Pirelli

Tonino Picula

President Searica (Seas, River, Islands and Coastal Areas)

Amani Alfarra

Water Resources Officer, Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Michela Miletto

Coordinator a.i. - UNESCO WWAP

Brittney Elzarei

Policy Manager at EASE

George Kremlis

Honorary Director – European Commission, in charge for DGENV of circular economy and islands

Michael Henriksen

CEO, Wavepiston

Giuseppe SCIACCA

Executive Secretary CPMR (Conference Peripheral Maritime Regions) Islands Commission

Lola Uña Cárdenas

VP Government Affairs, World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)

Willebrord Sluijters

Head of Unit DG Regio – Italy/Malta

Elena Tanou

Vice-President, Topkinisis Travel plc, Cyprus

Normunds Popens

Deputy Director General – DG Regio

Norman Zammit

Divisional Manager Business Strategy and Commercial, Enemalta

Paloma Zapata

CEO, Sustainable Travel International

Cassia Patel

Program Director, Oceanic Global

Gurbuz Gonul

Director of the IRENA’s Country Engagement and Partnerships (CEP)


President - Observatory of Tourism for Island Economies (OTIE)

Manuel Butler

Executive director - World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)

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Since 2014 Greening the Islands has organized nine international and national conferences promoting the enlarged concept of circular island economies.

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An innovative organization that supports self-sufficiency and sustainability of islands worldwide.


Network of the Insular Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the European Union

EASE – The European Association for Storage of Energy

Energy Storage: Adding Value Across the Energy System

Global Solar Council

The voice of the world’s solar energy industry on the global stage

Islands and Small States Institute (ISSI)

Islands and Small States Institute of the University of Malta

CPMR Islands Commission

Islands stand together

World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)

The authority on Travel & Tourism representing the sector globally

International Desalination Association - IDA

International Desalination Association - IDA

SIDS Lighthouses Initiative (SIDS LHI) / International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

A framework for action to support SIDS in the transformation from a predominantly fossil-based to a renewables-based and resilient energy system.

Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias (ITC)

Promoting knowledge and technology as key drivers for sustainable development

Genius Watter

Clean Water powered by the Sun – Solar Desalination Zero Emission: clean and affordable water for communities and resilient agriculture.

Société de Mise en Valeur des Iles de Kerkennah (SOMVIK SA)

Proposal of an action plan for the sustainable development of Kerkennah Archipelao