Carbon Forward 2018 will again feature an expert speaker panel with leading industry figures sharing their knowledge and experience with the audience. Providing delegates with a comprehensive overview of global carbon markets and the EU ETS, each session will be facilitated by a moderator, who will encourage speakers to connect with delegates through comprehensive dialogue and in-depth questions and answers.

For those interested in giving a presentation to the audience at the Carbon Forward 2018 conference, please contact the programming team at:


Speakers that joined us at Carbon Forward 2017 included:

Peter Vis

Advisor, European Commission (EU CAEP Observer, DG Mobility & Transport) 

Motoharu Yamazaki 

Programme Officer, Sustainable Development Mechanism Programme, UNFCCC

Neil Eckert 

Chairman, IncubEx

Dirk Seidl

Market Supervision, EEX

Adrian Rimmer

President, Climate Markets & Investment Association

Sigurd Klakeg

Head of the Carbon Credit Procurement Program, Government of Norway 

Ingo Ramming

Managing Director & Co-Head of Commodity Solutions, Commerzbank

Túlio César Mourthé de Alvim Andrade

Head of the Environment and Climate Change Section, Embassy of Brazil

Mark Lewis

Managing Director and Head of European Utilities research, Barclays

Lucy Arndt

Sales & Business Development, Ecosphere+

Renato Roldao

Consulting Director / Principal – Climate Change, ICF

Shannon Scott

Senior Manager Environmental Affairs, Emirates Airlines 

Trevor Sikorski

Head of Natural Gas and Carbon, Energy Aspects

Julia Michalak

EU Policy Director, International Emissions Trading Association

Josh Brown

Sales and Trading Associate, CTX

James Cooper

Lead Analyst, Emissions Market, BP

Hæge Fjellheim

Head of carbon analysis,  Thomson Reuters

Andreas Hardeman

Managing Director, Hardeman Consulting

Cillian O’Donoghue

Climate & Energy Manager, European Metal Association’s (Eurometaux)

Louis Redshaw

CEO, Redshaw Advisors Ltd.

Marion Verles

CEO, Gold Standard

Katrin Harding

Environmental Products Commercial Analyst, BP

Marcus Ferdinand

Senior Analyst for EU Power and Carbon Markets, ICIS

Paul Dawson

Head of Regulatory Affairs, RWE Supply and Trading

Jan-Willem Beukers

Head of Carbon Desk, Eneco Energy Trade

Patrick Pfeiffer

Managing Director, Statkraft US 

Nicolas Girod

Head of Trading and Research, ClearBlue Markets

Mark Chalmers

Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

Boris Lagadinov

Managing Consultant, Ecofys

Alex Luta

Consultant, Pöyry

Kari Kankaanpää

Senior Manager, Climate Affairs – Fortum

Ilona Vári

Head of EU Regulatory Affairs, MOL Group

Brett Hillis

Partner, Reed Smith

Bruce Tozer

Chairman, Climate Mundial

Dr Andrew McDermott

Technical Director, British Ceramic Confederation

Kelsey Perlman

Policy Officer – Aviation and Land Use, Carbon Market Watch

Tom Lord

Risk Management, Redshaw Advisors Ltd.

Marysol Ramirez

Senior Expert GoGreen Solutions, Deutsche Post DHL Group

Tony Gai

Founder & Managing Director, Heng Neng

Vincent Ehrmann 

EU Power & Carbon Markets, ICIS

Sandrine Ferrand 

Market Analyst, Engie Global Markets

Long Lam

Senior Consultant, Ecofys

Mauricio Bermudez-Neubauer

Principal Director, Accenture Strategy | Sustainability

Andrew Murphy

Aviation Manager, Transport & Environment

Matteo Mazzoni

Senior Market Analyst, NE Nomisma Energia 

Heejae Chung

International Offset Analyst, Ecoeye

Simon Henry

International Emissions Trading Association, ICROA Programme Director

Simon Messenger

Managing Director at Climate Disclosure Standards Board

Espen Andreassen

Senior Analyst, MKonline

Rachel Solomon Williams

Managing Director at Sandbag Climate Campaign

Andrew Park

Director, Swan Energy Limited & UKAS accredited verifier

Anthony Hobley

CEO, Carbon Tracker Initiative

Charlotte Vailles

Project Manager – Industry, Energy and Climate at Institute for Climate Economics (I4CE) 

Stuart Evans

Senior Economist, Vivid Economics 

Peter Cramton

Professor of Economics, University of Maryland, University of Cologne and European University Institute

Richard Folland

Managing Director, Climate and Energy Associates