Sergey Slagoda took part in the St. Gallen International Energy Forum

2 December 2014

«Relations between Russia and the EU in the energy sector has become one of the most relevant topics recently. International Energy Forum held in St. Gallen highlights several important aspects and two points of view, that of Russia and the European Union»

Sergey Slagoda, Managing partner «S&K Vertical»



The St.Gallen International Energy Forum (IEF) was founded in 2007 by Prof. Dr. iur. Dr. rer. pol. h.c. Carl Baudenbacher, President of the EFTA Court and Dr. Dirk Buschle, Deputy Director of the Energy Community Secretariat and is an annual event organized by the Competence Center of European and International Law (former Institute of European and International Business Law) of the University of St.Gallen HSG. Meanwhile, the IEF has firmly established itself as one of the leading events on energy law and policy.

High-ranking speakers inform and debate on the current trends in European and international energy law. The Forum is the annual meeting point for about 150 participants from advocacy, the business world, academia as well as public authorities. The event distinguishes itself from other conferences not only by its quality and its reputation, but also by the “je ne sais quoi” of its supporting program.

Programme 2014

  • Energy Europe and its Neighbours
  • Focus I: The EU Internal Energy Market – Completed, Failed, or Fully Fledged?
  • Focus II: Shale Gas – Blessing or Curse?
  • Focus III: Energy Dispute Resolution
  • Focus IV: Switzerland – EU: How to Square the Circle

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