David Danner

Chair of ICER

He is the current chair of the International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER), institution leaded by NARUC.

Omar Chambergo

Chair of VIII WFER and Osinergmin

Omar Chambergo is the current Chair of the Board of Directors of Osinergmin. He is a petrochemical engineer, graduated from the National University of Engineering

Annegret Groebel

Vice Chair of ICER

She is the current Chair of CEER. She is also Director of International Relations at the German Regulatory Authority for Electricity, Gas, Telecommunications, Post and Railway (BNetzA).

David Morton

Vice Chair of ICER

David M. Morton was appointed Vice Chair of ICER in June 2020. He is Chair and CEO of the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC) since December 2015. In addition to being the Chair and CEO, he is also a Commissioner.

Jorge Seminario

Keynote Speaker

Professor Seminario works in computational quantum materials science and quantum chemistry for the analysis, design and simulation of a variety of materials, especially for energy storage and EV.

Carlos Pascual

Keynote speaker

Carlos is Vice President, Head of Geopolitics & International Affairs, S&P Global Commodity Insights

Francisco Salazar

ICER Coordinator

Founding partner of Enix, a consulting firm specialized in energy regulation. During 2015-2017, he lead the Mexican Chapter of the World Energy Council (WEC).

Andrijana Nelkova Chuchuk

ERRA's presidum member and Comissioner at the Energy and Water Services Regulatory Commission of the Republic of North Macedonia

In 2018 Andrijana was elected for her second term as Chair of ERRA´s Tariff Committee. She holds an M.Sc. degree in Economy.

Anna Collyer

Chair of the Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) and Energy Security Board (ESB)

Anna Collyer has more than two decades of public and private sector experience in energy and has worked extensively on industry reform.

Maia Melikidze

Chair of ERRA

Maia Melikidze is a Commissioner at the Georgian National Energy and Water Supply Regulatory Commission. She is also an executive MBA graduate from Harvard University in the field of Global Strategic Management.

Alberto Pototschnig

Deputy Director for the World of Practice and part-time Professor at the Florence School of Regulation – European University Institute

Alberto was the first Director of the EU Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators (ACER). He holds a Degree in Economics from Bocconi University in Milan and an MSc in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics from the London School of Economics, University of London.

S’khumbuzo S. Tsabedze

Chief Executive Officer of Eswatini Energy Regulatory Authority

Eswatini Energy Regulatory Authority is responsible for regulation of the energy sector and downstream petroleum industry. S’khumbuzo S. Tsabedze has been instrumental in leading transformation process within the Electricity supply industry.

Ignacio J. Pérez Arriaga

Interim Director of the African School of Regulation (ASR).

Ignacio has extensively worked as a consultant and lecturer in more than 40 countries. He is currently researching on future trends in power systems regulation, operation, and planning, with a focus on energy access in emerging and developing economies – geospatial optimization methods, business and regulatory models for electrification planning.

Claudio Martins de Souza

Director of the National Agency for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels of Brazil (ANP).

Claudio has worked at the ANP since 2005. He graduated in Geology from the Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro. He also holds a Master in Geosciences (Geochemistry) from the Fluminense Federal University.

Marsha Atherley-Ikechi

Chief Executive Officer of the Fair Trading Commission in Barbados

Her portfolio includes consumer protection, fair competition, and utility regulation. She holds a Ph.D. and M.Sc. from the University of the West Indies in Chemical/Environmental Engineering and Renewable Energy Management.

Rosendo Ramirez

Professor of the Institute of Regulation and Finance of ESAN University - FRI ESAN and General Manager of NEGLISAC

Rosendo was Chief of Staff and General Director of Energy Efficiency at Peru´s Ministry of Energy and Mines (MINEM).

Pedro Verdelho

President of the Portuguese Energy Regulatory Authority (ERSE)

Pedro is also actively involved in other international regulatory cooperation platforms, including the Mediterranean Energy Regulators (MEDREG), where he Chairs MEDREG’s Renewables Working Group, and Ibero-American Association of Energy Regulators (ARIAE), where he Chairs ARIAE’s Gas Working Group.

Simon Turmel

Member of Regula E.Fr and Commissioner of the Régie de l'Énergie du Québec

Simon Turmel has led various ministerial offices including those of Justice, Immigration & Cultural Communities, Mines & Wildlife, and Indigenous Affairs. He holds a BA in Political Science from Université Laval (Quebec, Canada).

Silvana Romero

Chair of Uruguay's Energy and Water Regulator (URSEA)

Silvana was a member of MERCOSUR’s Environmental Task Group. She has been a consultant in national and international public organizations. She is a chemical engineer with graduate studies in marketing and management.

Carolina Mora

Head of the Communication Department of Costa Rica´s Regulatory Authority of Public Services (ARESEP)

Carolina has worked in the communication offices of the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Public Education, and the Regulatory Authority of Public Services. She holds a Master's Degree in Journalism and Political Communication from the Universidad de Costa Rica.

Luciano Paulin

Chair of Argentina's Association of Electricity Regulators (ADERE)

Luciano is director of regulatory analysis and special studies at the Provincial Energy Regulatory Body of Entre Ríos (EPRE) of Argentina. He is a lawyer specializing in notarial law, tort law, in-depth procedural law, and litigation strategies.

Clare Savage

Chair of the Australian Energy Regulator

Clare Savage is a member of Australia´s Energy Security Board (ESB). She has a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics) and a Bachelor of Arts (Politics and History) from The University of Melbourne.

Hasan Özkoç

Director of MEDREG

Hasan Ozkoc represents globally MEDREG and is in charge of developing activities, tools, regulatory standards and good practices to promote a functioning, interoperated, compatible and sustainable regulatory framework in the Mediterranean region.

Rota Šņuka

Board member and Commissioner of the Latvian energy regulator PUC

Rota has served as a commissioner on the Public Utilities Commission in Latvia since July 2016. Before joining PUC, she was Director of the Energy Department at the Ministry of Economics in Latvia.

Jesús Roberto Tamayo Pacheco

Former Chair of Osinergmin (2012- 2017)

Jesús was Director of the Economic Operation Committee of the National Interconnected System (COES-SINAC). He was also chair of the Ibero-American Association of Energy Regulators (ARIAE)

Natalie McCoy

Head of International Relations Office at Portugal’s Energy Services Regulatory Authority (ERSE)

Natalie McCoy co-chairs the CEER Customers and Retail Markets Working Group. She also co-chairs ACER Retail Working Group.

Christian Zinglersen

Director of the European Union Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators (ACER)

Christian was the first Head of the global Clean Energy Ministerial Secretariat at the IEA. He previously served as Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Danish Ministry of Energy, Utilities, and Climate. He holds a Master’s Degree in Law from the University of Copenhagen.

Rodrigo Rodriguez

Vice president of the Ibero-American Association of Energy Regulators (ARIAE)

Rodrigo is the National Director of Electricity, Drinking Water and Sanitary Sewerage in the National Authority of Public Services of Panama. He’s a specialist in Regulation of Public Services, Ph.D. in Electric Power from the National University of San Juan, Argentina.

Ana Isabel Moreno

Head of "Energy Supply 4.0" project in Peru of the German Agency for Development (GIZ)

She leads the "Energy Supply 4.0" and "Circular Economy" projects of the GIZ cluster "Sustainable Urban Development". She has a Ph.D. in Project Management with a focus on energy.

Milene Yarixa Nuñez Espinoza

Representative of Peru Young Energy Professionals

Milene is a member of Peru Young Energy Professionals a team of young professionals in the energy sector aimed at strengthening and promoting new generations’ participation in developing and improving this industry in Peru.

Alison Archer

Director of Standards & Assurance at the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO)

Alison´s work includes investigation and completion compliance issue assessments, implementation of new or revised regulatory obligations, comment development for new or revised regulatory obligations, and audit preparation support.

Bruno Meyer

Secretario General de GO15

Secretary General of GO 15 since 2021, association of the Very Large Power Grid Operators that serves more than half of the world’s electricity demand, representing more than 75 percent of the world and 3.4 billion customers on 6 continents.

Carolyn Calwell

COO & Chief Corporate Services Officer & General Counsel at Ontario Energy Board (OEB)

Carolyn is the Chair of ICER Virtual Working Group 3. She also leads the OEB’s work with the Regulatory Energy Transition Accelerator (RETA)

Andrew Flagg

Coordinator of the Regulatory Energy Transition Accelerator (RETA)

Andrew works as an external consultant to the International Energy Agency at RETA. Before that, he led the work on the COP26 climate change conference for Great Britain’s energy regulator, Ofgem, which involved developing and launching RETA.

Susana Cazorla

Director and founding partner of SICEnrgy

Susana was Vice President of the International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER). She is an economist with a Master of Science in Public Financial Policy from the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE).

Michael Caron

President of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners of United States (NARUC)

Michael is a Commissioner of the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA). He is also a member of NARUC's Electricity, Telecommunications & Critical Infrastructure Committees.

John Bear

MISO and GO15 President

John Bear joined the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) in 2004 and has more than 25 years of executive leadership in the utility industry.

Paulo Oliveira

Senior Advisor, Regulatory Authority for Energy Services of Portugal (ERSE)

Paulo experience includes several areas of work, namely electricity and gas tariffs, data measurement and handling, energy efficiency programmes.

Tony Gebrayel

Medreg Policy Expert

Tony joined MEDREG as a Policy Expert and is assisting in the development of support activities to MPC members based on the needs of each of them

Erin Hammel

Director, International Programs, National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC), USA

Erin Hammel has pioneered NARUC’s international strategic vision through development of results-oriented energy and regulatory programs since 1999. She plays a central role in the USAID/NARUC Advancing Women Leaders in Energy (AWLE) initiative.

Maria Elena Martín Morales

Hydrocarbon Quality Manager from the Regulating Authority of Costa Rica's Public Services (ARESEP)

Maria´s work focuses on the evaluation and continuous improvement of the quality of the public fuel service. She is a chemical engineer, and holds a Master's Degree in Hydrocarbon Management with a major in Statistics and Data Analysis.

Ilaria Conti

Head of the Gas, Hydrogen and Decarbonisation area at the Florence School of Regulation

Ilaria has worked in EU energy policy and regulation for more than 15 years. She worked for the United Nations (UNRIC), the Permanent Representation of Italy at the Europe Union (EU) and the European Federation of Energy Traders (EFET)

Marko Bislimoski

President of the Energy and Water Service Regulatory Commission of the Republic of North Macedonia (ERC)

Bislimoski was head of the electricity department in ERC. He has a M.S. degree in the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies in the Republic of North Macedonia.

Lorraine Akiba

President and CEO of LHA Ventures

Lorraine served as a commissioner on the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission. She continues to remain active with the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners International Committee (NARUC) in peer-to-peer regulatory review programs sponsored by USAID and the U.S. State Department.

Elijah Sichone

Executive Secretary of the Regional Electricity Regulators Association of Southern Africa - RERA

Elijah worked for the then National Electricity Regulator (NER) of South Africa during which time he also served as the Executive Secretary of the African Forum for Utility Regulators (AFUR)

Alda Ozola

Chair of the Board, Public Utilities Commission (Regulator), Latvia

Alda Ozola as a chair of multi-sector regulator, she focuses on dynamic regulation that would foster energy transition towards climate neutrality. Also, she was a Deputy State Secretary at the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development.

José Fernando Prada

Executive Director of the Energy and Gas Regulatory Commission of Colombia (CREG)

Jose Fernando Prada is a senior energy specialist with broad experience in regulation, management and operation of energy markets and the electric power industry. He has a Ph.D. degree in Engineering and Public Policy from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), and Master of Science degrees in Electrical Engineering and Energy Technology and Policy from MIT

Tilsa Oré Mónago

Fellow in Energy and Market Design, Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy

Tilsa Oré Mónago is a lecturer for the Master of Energy Economics program in the Department of Economics at Rice University. She researches on renewable energy, green hydrogen, and the role of critical minerals in the energy transition.

Tatsuya Shinkawa

Secretary General, Electricity and Gas Market Surveillance Commission of Japan

Secretary General Tatsuya worked on the electricity policy, nuclear safety policy and economic and industrial policy in the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan (METI) from 1991.

Sharleen Gale

Chief of Fort Nelson First Nation and Chair of the First Nations Major Projects Coalition

Sharleen is a dedicated Indigenous leader and member of the Fort Nelson First Nation, located in the unceded territories of Treaty 8. She has served as an elected Councillor since 2009 and currently holds the position of Chief.

Greg Lyle

President and founder of Innovative Research Group

Greg has a wealth of regulatory experience working with proponents, regulators and intervenors.  He has designed and managed over forty customer consultation programs to support rate applications,

Lily Irma Ruiz Celi

Member of the Board of Directors of the Chapter of Mining Engineers of Lima.

Lily is a Mining Engineer with a Master in Environmental Engineering from Universidad Nacional de Piura and a MBA from ESAN. She has more than twenty-five years of experience in underground and surface mining.

Jorge Valencia

Partner of Asesorías en Proyectos y Energía SAS

Civil Engineer with an MBA and a Diploma in Industrial Organization and Economic Regulation. Specialization in International Business. More than 27 years of work experience in economic regulation, energy planning and energy markets.

Dan Scripps

Chair, Michigan Public Service Commission

Chair Scripps currently serves as president of both the Mid-America Regulatory Conference (MARC) and the Organization of MISO States (OMS).

Natasha Avendaño García

Former Expert Commissioner of Colombia’s Regulatory Agency of Energy and Gas (CREG)

Avendaño García has extensive professional experience. Between 2018 and 2022 she served as Superintendent of Public Utilities.

Anna K. Fung

Deputy Chair of British Columbia Utilities Commission

Anna has practiced law in British Columbia, Canada since 1986. She holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (English and French) from the University of British Columbia (UBC).

Hisham Choueiki

Principal Technical Advisor NARUC International Programs

Dr. Choueiki leads the collaboration and strategic implementation of NARUC’s advisory services, including the oversight of technical documents produced by outside consultants and the establishment of strategic partnerships with other donors and/or in-field experts.

Borbála Takácsné Tóth

Regional Centre for Energy Policy Research (REKK)

Borbala was educated as an economist and received her degree from the Budapest University of Economic Sciences in 1998. She spent 5 years as a civil servant in government administration mostly in the field of energy regulation.

Kacper Jarosz

Deputy Program Director of ERRA

He worked at the Energy Regulatory Office of the Republic of Poland in the Gaseous Fuels Market Department, where he dealt with natural gas DSO and supplier tariffs.

Veli-Pekka Saajo

Deputy Director General of the Energy Authority Finland, Chair of the Distribution Systems Working Group CEER

He has more than two decades of regulatory experience in energy. He is a member of the executive board of the Authority.

Jennifer Nicholson

Board Member of Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board

Jennifer is Vice-Chair of Canada's Energy and Utility Regulators (CAMPUT) and has been a Member of the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board since April 2018. The Board is an independent body with legal or court-like powers assigned to it by various statutes.

Luis Jesús Sánchez de Tembleque

Executive Secretary of ARIAE and head of the Department of Consumer Protection of the CNMC, Spain

He has been Director of Electric Power and Deputy Director of Special Regimes at the National Energy Commission (CNE), Spain's former energy regulator.

Fernando Alfredo Moscoso Lira

Manager of Planning and Surveillance of Electricity Markets in the National Electricity Commission of Guatemala

He has held the positions of Market Manager and Head of the Department of Project Planning, dealing with topics on expansion plans, bids for generation and transmission, and surveillance of the national electricity market, among others.

Yolanda Domingo

Executive Director of Rates at the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC)

Yolanda manages all general rate and rate design proceedings at the BCUC, including various high-profile and regulatory matters. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Alberta.

Charly Gatete

Economist expert at The ECOWAS Regional Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERERA)

Charly Gatete is an energy economist with more than 15 years of experience in the energy sector in West Africa.

Charles Esser

Secretary General of the Council of European Energy Regulators (CEER)

Charles has also worked as a self-employed Energy Consultant for a wide variety of organisations; as an analyst for the International Energy Agency (IEA); and as the Energy Analyst for the NGO/think tank the International Crisis Group.

Jerson Reyes Sanchez

Head of Deparment of Information, Energy Innovation and Institutional Affairs at the National Energy Commission of Chile

He has more than 18 years of experience in the energy sector at a national and international level

Chenée Riley

General Counsel at the Office of Utilities Regulation of Jamaica (OUR)

Chenée works at the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR), a multi-sector utilities regulator with oversight responsibilities for electricity, telecommunications, water and sewerage services in Jamaica. As Head of the Legal Department, she is involved in the review of License Application of those sectors.

Luis Moreno

Director of the Mining Law Department at Universidad Externado de Colombia


Jana Haasová

Vice President of CEER

Member of Czech Republic Regulator

Paul Súmar

Academic of the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

He is a university profesor. Also, he is editor of the Peruvian Energy Magazine and the website Elaw.com.pe

James Danly

Commissioner at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Danly served as Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission from November 5, 2020 to January 21, 2021.

Siamelie Latu

Chair of the Office of the Pacific Energy Regulators Alliance (OPERA)

Col (Ret‘d) ) Siamelie Latu was a former Deputy Commander and Joint Operation Commander of His Majesty’s Armed Forces (HMAF) of the Kingdom of Tonga. He is the former Ambassador of the Kingdom of Tonga to the People’s Republic of China from 2010-2015

Luis Enrique Gutierrez Tavarez

Energy Analyst (Electricity) at the Renewables Integration and Secure Electricity Unit of the International Energy Agency (IEA)

He currently leads the agency’s engagement in the Regulatory Energy Transition Accelerator (RETA) and as well as dissemination of the Agency’s report on corporate procurement of clean electricity.

Kathleen Riviere-Smith

Independent Utility Consultant

Kathleen has over 20 years of utility regulation experience including her former position as Chief Executive Officer at the Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA), the multi-sector utility regulator in the Bahamas

Anikó Kiss

Deputy Head of Secretariat at Energy Regulators Regional Association (ERRA)

Anikó has been with the ERRA Secretariat since 2004, and she is currently working as the Deputy Head of Secretariat.

Martina Schusterova

Deputy Secretary General of CEER


Katherine L. Peretick

Commissioner at the Michigan Public Service Commission

Katherine L Peretick was appointed to the Michigan Public Service Commission by Governor Gretchen Whitmer on January 4, 2021, and reappointed on July 3, 2021. Her term ends July 2, 2027.

Marcio Andrey Roselli

Specialist in Regulation of Brazil’s Electricity Regulatory Agency (ANEEL)

Marcio Andrey Roselli is a lawyer and electrical engineer with more than 20 years of experience in energy regulation.

David Watts

Director of the Ibero-American School of Electric Regulation EIRE - PUC

He is an applied economist in the field of energy and an Associate Professor at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (PUC)

Elzbieta Rabalska

S&P Global Commodity Insights

Elzbieta heads up S&P Global Commodity Insights’ sole regulated benchmark administrator, Platts Benchmarks BV, for the European Union and the UK.

Hugo Pérez

Manager for North American Relations at NERC

Hugo F. Perez is a Reliability professional with over 20 years of experience in regulatory matters and Bulk Electric System maintenance, planning and operations.

María Julia Aybar Solis

Vice president and general manager of PERU LNG

Vice president of the Hydrocarbons Committee of the National Society of Mining, Petroleum and Energy (SNMPE)

Agnes Maria de Aragão da Costa

Director of the Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency (ANEEL)

She previously worked at the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) for almost eighteen years, recommending and formulating public policies for the sector.

Andrew Giles Fay

Chair of Florida Public Service Commission

Chairman Fay currently serves as the Chair of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners’ (NARUC) Critical Infrastructure Committee where he leads a national effort to enhance the resiliency and reliability of America’s energy grid.

Alejandro Hernández

Director of India and Global Opportunities Program at the Regulatory Assistance Project


Andrés Blancas Martinez

Specialist in economic regulation and regulatory policy in the Regulatory Policy Division of the OECD

Blancas has coordinated and participated in various specialized projects and reports to improve the quality of regulation in countries across Latin America and Europe.

Allison A. Jean

Chief Executive Officer of the National Utilities Regulatory Commission (NURC)

Dr. Jean is also a Senator in the Upper House of Parliament in Saint Lucia. She has served in the Public Service of Saint Lucia for more than 30 years.

Cândida Patrícia Veríssimo e Costa de Oliveira

Organizational Development Analyst at the National Agency for Oil, Gas and Biofuels - ANPG

Cândida has a Master of Business Administration from the University of Liverpool, UK. Since 2019 to 2022 she has been working as Organisational Development Analyst at the Strategic Planning Department of the National Petroleum, Gas and Biofuls Agency (ANPG).

Jane Dennett-Thorpe

Deputy Director Net Zero Transition, Ofgem

Jane led the development of Ofgem’s Decarbonisation Action Plan and she has also set up the Regulatory Energy Transition Accelerator, now hosted at the International Energy Agency (IEA)