• Energy and Climate Summit

    Attended by over 300 industry stakeholders, including governments, regulators, investors, and consumers, the National Energy and Climate Summit serves as an important platform for policy debate surrounding Australia’s energy crisis.

    23-24 November 2020
    A virtually delivered event

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The Australian Financial Review is pleased to present the fourth annual Energy & Climate Summit this 23-24 November 2020 in a fully virtual format.

During these unpredictable times, we sit down with the nation’s foremost energy and climate leaders, experts and commentators. Tackling the issues head on, we examine challenges new and old, analyse the economic atmosphere and its ramifications for the sector, as well as debate key policy and legislative developments.

Bringing together over 300 key industry stakeholders in a hybrid physical & virtual forum – featuring political leaders, regulators, energy producers, disrupters, users, analysts and climate experts – this comprehensive two-day event is the nation’s leading platform to shape & debate Australia’s energy & climate future.

This event will be delivered in a fully virtual format via live streams, Q&A’s and interactive meeting rooms. Click here to watch a preview of our virtual event experience



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$2,696 + GST

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Late Rate
$2,846 + GST

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2018 Attendees

  • ACCC
  • Acciona Energy
  • Adelaide Brighton Cement Ltd
  • Advanced Integrated Energy Solutions
  • AEMO
  • Aggreko
  • AGL
  • AGL Energy
  • Alinta Energy
  • APA Group
  • APT Management Services Pty Ltd
  • AquaSure
  • ATCO Australia Pty Ltd
  • Ausgrid
  • Australia Pacific LNG
  • Australian Energy Council
  • Australian Energy Daily
  • Australian Energy Market Commission
  • Australian Energy Market Operator
  • Australian Energy Regulator
  • Australian Industrial Energy
  • Australian Pipelines & Gas Association
  • Australian Renewable Energy Agency
  • Bloomberg
  • BNG Group
  • BOC
  • Brickworks
  • Caltex Australia
  • Castlereagh Coal
  • CK Infrastructure Holdings Limited
  • Clean Energy Finance Corporation
  • Conergy Australia
  • CS Energy Ltd
  • CWP Renewables
  • Deloitte
  • Deloitte Access Economics
  • Deloitte India
  • Delta Electricity
  • Department for Energy & Mining
  • Department of Finance
  • Department of the Prime Minister & Cabinet
  • Dow Asia Pacific
  • Dow Chemical
  • Energy Australia
  • Energy Consumers Australia
  • Energy Developments Pty Ltd
  • Energy Queensland Limited
  • Energy Security Board
  • EnergyAustralia
  • Enwave Australia
  • Epic Energy
  • ERM Power
  • Esso Australia
  • Federal Government
  • Federal Opposition
  • Finncorn Consulting
  • Flow Power
  • Gas Energy Australia
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • GRACosway
  • Greensync
  • Horizon Power
  • Hydro Tasmania
  • Incitec Pivot
  • InfraRed Capital Partners Australia
  • Investor Group on Climate Change
  • J.P. Morgan
  • Japan Oil, Gas & Metals National Corporation
  • Jemena
  • KPMG
  • Laing O’Rourke
  • Macquarie Capital
  • Mears Group
  • Mergermarket
  • MHI Australia, Pty.LTD
  • Minter Ellison
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
  • MST Marquee
  • NERA
  • Newgate Australia
  • NSW Government
  • Orica
  • Origin Energy
  • Pacific Hydro
  • Power and Water Corporation
  • Powershop
  • PwC
  • Qenos
  • Quanta Services Australia Pty Ltd
  • Queensland Competition Authority
  • Queensland Resources Council
  • Queensland Treasury
  • Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners
  • RBC Capital Markets
  • RISC
  • Russell Northe Member for Morwell
  • Salini Impregilo SpA
  • Santos
  • Senex Energy
  • Shell Australia
  • Shell Energy Australia
  • Shell QGC
  • SIMEC ZEN Energy
  • Snack Brands Australia
  • Spark Infrastructure
  • Squadron Energy
  • State Grid International Development Co., Ltd
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
  • TasNetworks
  • Telstra Energy
  • Tesla
  • The Australian Financial Review
  • TransGrid
  • Transurban
  • TW Power Services Pty Ltd
  • Victoria Government
  • VisIR
  • VISY
  • Wesfarmers Kleenheat Gas Pty Ltd
  • Western Downs Regional Council
  • Western Power
  • Windlab
  • Woodside Energy Ltd
  • WSP
  • Yurika Pty Ltd
  • Zinfra Pty Ltd



Morning Coffee & Registration


Morning Coffee & Registration


The Hon. Angus Taylor MP
Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction

The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull
29th Prime Minister of Australia

Frank Calabria
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, Origin Energy

Audrey Zibelman
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, AEMO

Tony Nunan
Australia Country Chair, Shell

Jeanne Johns
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, Incitec Pivot

David Parker AM
Chair, Clean Energy Regulator

Liz Westcott
Executive – Energy, EnergyAustralia

Michael Rath
National Leader, Power and Utilities, Deloitte

Ian Learmonth
Chief Executive Officer, Clean Energy Finance Corporation

Anna Skarbek
Chief Executive Officer, ClimateWorks Australia

Chris Ashton
Chief Executive Officer, Worley

Paul Italiano
Chief Executive Officer, TransGrid

Darren Miller
Chief Executive Officer, ARENA

Dr Jennifer Purdie
Executive General Manager Gas Distribution, Jemena

James Harman
Chief Executive Officer, EDL

Dr Maia Schweizer
Chief Executive Officer, CleanCo Queensland

Kobad Bhavnagri
Global Head of Special Projects, Bloomberg NEF

Bess Clark
General Manager Project Marinus, TasNetworks

Richard Lowe
Executive Manager, Business Growth, TransGrid

Gillian Cagney
Regional Managing Director, Australia & New Zealand, Worley

Marc Barrington
Chief Executive Officer, SIMEC Energy Australia

Alex Hewitt
Chairman & CGO, CWP Renewables

Dr Alex Wonhas
Chief System Design and Engineering Officer, AEMO

Zoe Whitton
Head of Environmental, Social & Governance Research, Citi

Qiao Nan Han
Group Vice President, Maoneng Group

Dr Fiona Simon
Chief Executive Officer, Australian Hydrogen Council

Mark McCallum
Chief Executive Officer, Low Emission Technology Australia (LETA)

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Event Images

Below is a snippet of images from day one of the AFR Energy Summit.

Click here to view all images across the summit, including networking drinks.


When & Where

A virtually-delivered event
This event will be delivered in a fully virtual format via live streams, Q&A’s and interactive meeting rooms. Click here to watch a preview of our virtual event experience

Contact Us

Still have a question?

Nicholas Mayfield
Conference Manager
+61 (02) 9080 4477

Alex Cook
Sponsorship Manager
+61 2 9080 4425