Ilaria Conti

Ilaria Conti

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

Ilaria Conti is Head of the Gas, Hydrogen and Decarbonisation area at the Florence School of Regulation.  

She has worked in EU energy policy and regulation for 15+ years, of which 9 in Brussels. 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), as Communications and Policy Associate.  In 2008 she founded EFET Italy, which she headed until 2013.  

She joined the European University Institute in 2015 as Energy Policy Deputy to the Director; there she founded the Gas area of the Florence School of Regulation, initiating and leading since then its research, training and policy debate activities.

She currently directs and teaches in residential and online courses on gas policy and regulation; she authored or co-authored articles and publications on natural gas and, more recently, hydrogen, gas markets decarbonisation and gas storage. 

Friday, 25 August 2023
08:00 - 09:30
Tuesday, 22 August 2023
09:00 - 11:00

Energy Transition (E)

Market integration of renewable energies

This training module will explore the impact of a greater penetration of renewables on the electricity systems and markets.

Thursday, 24 August 2023
11:30 - 13:00

Competitiveness (C)

Ensuring reliable utilities - Houston do we have a problem?

Every year, electric and gas utilities' assets are threatened by the impact of climate change, and cybersecurity attacks...