Energy Conference 2020

Energy Conference 2020


The Future of Energy

Energy 2030

The Conference

The Energy Club of the HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management is organizing the Annual HHL Energy-Conference, will not take place  at “SpinLab – The HHL Accelerator” with the topic: The Future of Energy

The HHL Energy Conference 2020 is intended to provide an interdisciplinary platform for the exchange and discussion between business, politics and science about formative trends and problems, as well as innovative business models and sustainable solutions for shpaing the energy industry.

The energy sector is going to be subject to drastic changes, which will most likely change the face of the industry completely. The aim of the conference is to provide a platform for exchange and discussions about innovative and disruptive business models, formative trends and sustainable solution approaches for the shaping of the energy sector.

During the two-day event there will be expert key-note speeches, a case study challenge by Ernst & Young, as well as a career fair to facilitate informal contact between students and the attending companies like strategy consultancies and other players from the energy setor.

Food & Beverages as well as accommodation for the two nights in Leipzig will be covered by the HHL Energy Conference! Participants ONLY have to pay for their trip to Leipzig!

  • Day one

    Until 8.45

    Arrival @ SpinLab 

    9.00 - 14.00

    Keynote Speeches

    14.00 - 20.00

    Case Study

    20.00 - Open End

    Get-Together & BBQ / Drinks

  • Day Two

    9.00 - 12.00

    Presentation of Case Study Results in front of Jury

    12.00 - 15.00

    Keynote Speeches


    Career Fair with all Sponsors and Speakers


    End of Conference

Speaker Highlights of This Years Conference

Marco Beicht

CEO at Powercloud

Martin Neumann

Energy Policy Spokesman

Hanjo Arms

Partner at Kearney

Thomas Boermanns

Head of Innovation Trends & Strategy at E.ON

Peter Reitz

CEO at European Energy Exchange AG

Andreas Kuhlmann

CEO at Deutsche Energy-Agentur

Tobias Menzel

Manager at Kearney

Case Competition

Develop creative and innovative solutions to an interesting case study from the energy sector. In teams you will work on your solutions on the first day and present your findings to a panel of distinguished experts on the second day. The first, second and thrid place is awarded.

Keynote Speeches

Listen to inspiring and insightful keynote speeches by industry experts and discuss the current developments and challenges of the energy industry from a business, political and academic perspective.


Get to know students with a focus on energy and consulting from all over Germany and Europe, and establish valuable contacts to company representatives from our sponsors. Get in touch and learn more about job opportunities. 

Paid Accomodation

All costs for food & beverages as well as accomodation during the conference in Leipzig will be covered by the HHL Energy Conference. Participants only have to pay for their transfer to and from Leipzig. 


Applications for the HHL Energy Conference 2020 are closed! Applications are only possible as individuals and must include a CV and all relevant transcripts.

If you have any queries, contact us any time and send your request to