ANU Energy Update 2019

Listen to podcasts of each session on the Experience ANU SoundCloud.

Watch videos of ENERGY UPDATE sessions on ANU TV.

The ANU Energy Update is the ECI's annual flagship event - a one-day summit that brings together energy researchers, policymakers, industry and the public to provide an overview of the latest national and international energy trends.

The day will feature presenters discussing a range of energy issues including global and regional outlooks, new technologies and the future electricity market.


Introduction by Professor Ken Baldwin, Director, Energy Change Institute, ANU

Keynote address

Ms Audrey Zibelman, CEO, The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO)

2019 World Energy Outlook

 special presentation by Ian Cronshaw, International Energy Agency (IEA), Paris

National Hydrogen Strategy

  • Presentation by Dr Alan Finkel, Australia's Chief Scientist
  • Followed by panel discussion and Q&A.

Future Electricity Market Summit

  • Presentation by The Australian Energy Market Operator (TBC)
  • Followed by panel discussion and Q&A.

Lunch and morning/afternoon teas will be included.

The annual ANU/ACT Government Solar Oration will follow on from Energy Update at 6pm in the same theatre (Cinema Theatre, Kambri). This year's Solar Oration will be delivered by Jackie Brown, Commercial Leader, GE Renewable Energy. Registration details for Solar Oration coming soon.


There is a ticketless car park on the city-side of campus under the Kambri Cultural Centre. The entrance is near the Copland Lecture Theatre on Kingsley Street.