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23 - 25 April 2024
In person & on-demand recordingsOkura, Amsterdam

James Watson
Secretary General at Eurogas


James is the Secretary General of Eurogas, a role he has held since January 2019. Eurogas is the association representing the European gas sector. Prior to taking the helm at Eurogas, James was the Chief Executive Officer of SolarPower Europe, the European solar industry association. Before joining SolarPower Europe, he worked as the Director of Public Affairs for Weber Shandwick, specialising in energy and trade policy. He has over 15 years experience in Brussels policy making. Before coming to Brussels, James worked for the Commonwealth Secretariat on a European Commission project on trade and sustainable development based in Ethiopia. Earlier in his career James worked for various public sector organisations in London and worked as a lecturer in Environmental Law at the University of Manchester. He has over 25 years of policy and public speaking related experience

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel: Infrastructure that is fit for future purpose: the key to the energy transition, managing volatility and flexibility: what kind of infrastructure do we need to decarbonize?

  • Fireside chat: E-Methane’s contribution towards the race to zero emissions