Exporting Green Hydrogen: Chile and the UK, Thursday 14th October 2021

Chile and the UK share many favourable characteristics to play a leading role in the green hydrogen market as we transition to a low carbon economy. Join British and Chilean companies, academics and public authorities to explore synergies between Chile and the UK’s burgeoning green hydrogen industries: 


Time (UK time / BST) Session
15:00 Welcome. Omar Miranda, Board’s Director, Enterprise and Policy Chile-UK
15:05 – 15:15  15:15 – 15:30 Keynote Speaker on “Chile’s Export of Green Hydrogen”HE. David Gallagher, Chilean Ambassador to the UK Ministry of Energy of Chile, Chile’s Context to Become a Green H2 Leader, Camilo Aviles, Head of New Energy Carriers
15:30 -16:10 Panel: “Corporate Views on Green H2 Prospects, Investments & Exports”·        ITM Power UK, James Collins, Head of Investor Relations·        AES Andes SA Chile, Luis Sarras, Green Hydrogen & Fuels Director·        Logan Energy Ltd UK, Bill Ireland, CEO·        CODELCO Chile, Gonzalo Ramírez, Electromobility and Hydrogen Specialist, Gerencia Corporativa de InnovaciónModerator: Greg Holland, General Manager, Britcham Chile
16:10-16:15 Introduction 2nd Panel. Scott Bennett, Partnerships Manager – Latin America and the Caribbean, The University of Edinburgh
16:15 – 16:55 Panel: “Innovations and Investments to Accelerate the Green H2 Market”·        Agencia Sostenibilidad Energética Chile, Ignacio Santelices, Executive Director·        Edinburgh Innovations UK, Andrew Aveyard, Director of Energy·        CamNexus/BEIS UK PACT, Dr Jessica Ocampos, Director and Co-founder·        Genesis Ventures Chile, Rodrigo Castro, Managing Director, Co-Founder and Partner Moderator: Juan Pablo Echenique, Director, ReOptimise Systems Ltd
16:55 ProChile UK, “Why Chile”
17:00 Closing Remarks.