The first HEEN Breakfast event takes place Friday, March 23rd 2018 starting at 9AM at IKEM, the Institut für Klimaschutz, Energie und Mobilität located in Magazinstraße 15-16, Berlin. This is a great opportunity for HEEN members to meet, exchange, and learn about each other’s respective work and interests. The event will start with the introduction
For the first time since its inception in 2014, a HEEN Workshop was organised outside Berlin. The 8th workshop on 22-25 November 2017 in Brussels focused on the topic of the so-called EU package “Clean Energy for All Europeans”. It took place mainly in the Brussels premises of Becker Büttner Held with excursions to nearby institutions. We
HEEN webinar Nr 2 took place on 16th November 2017! Webinar Nr 2: The Winter Package - An introduction • Release date: Thursday, 16 November, from 20-21h (CEST). Record can be watched anytime. • Presenter: Björn Verse, HEEN member • Link location: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rp-mmTqpFcI After the first webinar started on “The EU Bubble”, the second edition
October 2017 marked the start of the HEEN Webinar Series with edition Nr 1: The EU Bubble - Understanding the Winter Package in a wider EU policy context: People, Power, Policies • First release: Thursday, 5 October 2017 • Presenter: Constanze Adolf, HEEN Board member • Link of record: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y9Ea2vbtenw In preparation of the HEEN
On Saturday 23 September 2017, the HEEN board organised a strategy workshop at Hertie School of Governance Berlin on improvement of its internal governance structure. Holocracy - a system of self-organisation with flat hierarchies - was presented as concept by Georg Tarne, founder of the company "Soulbottle". The HEEN board members collected ideas on possible
The Hertie Energy and Environment Network (HEEN) lauched a mentoring program matching master students from the Hertie School of Governance (HSoG) with professionals in the field of energy and environment. The first round of the mentoring program will focus on the development of master thesis projects by master students in collaboration with mentors as practice
To live up to the intention of offering more activities between the workshops, HEEN organised a tour at EUREF Campus in Berlin, followed by a Stammtisch in a nearby bar in early August 2017. The EUREF Campus was built around the symbolic gasometer located in Schöneberg. The area is today an open-air laboratory that houses
HEEN Workshop kicked off with a visit at transmission operator 50 Hertz headquarters in Berlin and a subsequent barbecue party. Saturday went on with an auction simulation, presentations on auction design, a panel deiscussion on populism and the Hertie Foundation Summer Party. On Sunday, the group played a "war game" on renewable energy support schemes.
Working groups during HEEN VI workshop in Berlin, Nov 2016. The Sixth HEEN weekend workshop took place in Berlin in November 2016. The workshop, entitled “Power^2 - Sector Coupling as the frontier of the energy transition”, focused on pressing issues regarding the coupling of the electricity sector with transportation, heating and other sectors.
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