EUFORES 17th Inter-Parliamentary Meeting on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency - Chapter I

"Energy and Climate Policies in the Mediterranean"

19 & 20 May 2017, Parliament of Malta, Valletta

The first chapter of the 17th Inter-Parliamentary Meeting (IPM17 Valletta) is organised in collaboration with the Parliament of Malta and the Maltese EU Council Presidency.

Top speakers from the EU and the Mediterranean region, above all the Maltese Parliament, the European Parliament, national governments, the European Commission as well as industry representatives and many other experts will gather to discuss the role of renewable energy and energy efficiency for the climate change challenge and a sustainable future. 

This parliamentary conference will have a strong regional focus and will look into the specific situation of the Mediterranean and its neighouring countries.


Key topics of the parliamentary meeting will be:

  • Energy and climate policies in the Mediterranean after COP21
  • Countries' strategies for 2030
  • Progress regarding the revision of the Energy Efficiency Directive and the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive
  • Energy efficiency and renewables in the Mediterranean context
  • The industrial perspective on RES and Energy Efficiency in the Mediterranean


Please find the Official Agenda for IPM17 Valletta here (final agenda will follow soon):


Technical information

If you would like to attend the IPM17 Valletta, we recommend to already reserve/book your flights as many people will be travelling to Valletta due to parallel conferences on the days of the IPM17. 

Regarding accommodation, we recommend to make your hotel reservation as soon as possible. There are available rooms at Grand Hotel Excelsior Malta, which is conveniently located from the Maltese Parliament. In order to book a room please send an email to and using as a booking code: Corpbooker. 

IPM17 will be held in English and French.

If you have further questions please don’t hesitate to contact the EUFORES Secretariat at


Sponsorship opportunities: Support the IPM17 Valletta

If you want high visibility among policy makers and Parliamentarians from all over Europe and to be part of the leading parliamentary conference on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency please find the sponsorship packages for the IPM17 here.

For further information regarding the event sponsorship, please contact Roxane Roth, Project and Communications Manager at the EUFORES Secretariat at  

Registration open now

Registration is open now. To register, please klick the "register now"-button.

Please remember, registration is upon invitation only.

In collaboration with the
Parliament of Malta