Press invitation: EU Sustainable Energy Week - 25 to 29 October 2021, online

#EUSEW2021 - Towards 2030: Reshaping the European Energy System

The EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) 2021 is back with a thought-provoking and insightful week of discussion and debate. #EUSEW2021 will run from 25 to 29 October 2021, under the theme ‘Towards 2030: Reshaping the European Energy System’. Registration is now open

Taking place ahead of the decisive COP26, the event will bring together energy policy experts, industry leaders, academia and civil society representatives to discuss how forward-looking policies for decarbonisation, energy efficiency, climate mitigation, and many others comprising the European Green Deal, can help rebuild a better and more resilient society and economy.

EUSEW 2021 will take place online, with more opportunities than ever to connect, engage, network and reflect on the biggest issues in clean energy in Europe and beyond.

What can you expect?

Main programme (25-29 October):

  • Press conference (Monday 25 October)
  • Interactive policy sessions (Monday 25 to Wednesday 27 October)
  • Opening session and a Debate with Ambassadors (Monday 25 October)
  • EUSEW Awards Ceremony (Monday 25 October)
  • European Youth Energy Day – Communication Hackathon (Thursday 28 October)
  • Networking opportunities (the whole week)

Find out more on the draft programme online. 

Extended programme (October):

  • Dedicated online sessions organised from 11 to 22 October in the run-up of EUSEW’s main programme 
  • Sustainable Energy Days showcasing the commitment of local communities across Europe in September and October. ​ 

To secure your press pass register now as type media.

The Opening session, EUSEW Awards Ceremony and Debate with Ambassadors on Monday 25 October as well as the closing ceremony on Thursday 28 October will be simultaneously interpreted into German and French. All other sessions will be held in English. ​ 

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The EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) is the biggest event dedicated to renewables and efficient energy use in Europe. The 16th edition of EUSEW will take place online on 25-29 October 2021 under the theme: ‘Towards 2030: Reshaping the European Energy System’. The Week consists of a 3-day digital policy conference, the EU Sustainable Energy Awards Ceremony, the Debate with Ambassadors, the second European Youth Energy Day, as well as 1:1 video meetings, virtual stands, and other networking activities. Participants will also have access to an extended programme and digital sustainable energy events, known as Sustainable Energy Days, which will take place all over Europe throughout the months of September and October 2021.

Launched in 2006 by the European Commission, EUSEW was organised by the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) until 31 March 2021, and as of 1 April 2021 is organised by the European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA), in close cooperation with the Directorate-General for Energy.