On July 18, the Atlantic Council’s Future of Iran Initiative in the South Asia Center, Global Energy Center, and Global Business & Economics Program co-hosted a panel discussion on the likelihood and effect of renewed US sanctions on Iran. The event featured five panelists: Anna Borschevskaya, Ira Weiner Fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy; Amos J. Hochstein, senior vice president of marketing at Tellurian Inc.; Robin Mills, CEO of Qamar Energy; Brian O’Toole, non-resident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Global Business & Economics Program; and Sara Vakhshouri, founder and president of SVB Energy International. Barbara Slavin, director of the Atlantic Council’s Future of Iran Initiative, moderated.
Dr. Vakhshouri spoke on the "implications of the U.S. sanctions on Iran oil export and investment in the energy industry" at the EIA Energy Forecasting Forum.
Dr. Vakhshouri spoke on the "Iran’s energy sector after the JCPOA: external players and internal dynamics".
Dr. Vakhshouri spoke on "The impact from the OPEC/Non OPEC coalition and the Expectations on outcomes from next OPEC Meeting" at the executive panel on "The OPEC 2.0 & US balance".
Dr. Vakhshouri participated in the high-level roundtable meeting held by the International Energy Agency on “producer economies in a changing energy world”. The IEA meeting brought together more than 50 decision-makers and experts from around the world to share their analysis and experience. The workshop was attended by representatives from dozens of different countries and organisations, both from the IEA family and beyond.
Dr. Vakhshouri spoke as keynote speaker at the 6th International Istanbul Smart Grid and Cities Congress and Fair to be held in Istanbul Congress Center.
Dr. Vakhshouri is a keynote speaker at Platts 5th Annual Middle East Crude Oil Summit and will speak on two "Latest OPEC Meeting and Decisions" and also on "Current production dynamics: Does Iran have the technology and investment required sufficient to achieve growth plan? What is the political situation in the country and where does it stand with international relationships?"
Dr. Vakhshouri is a keynote speaker at the 7th International Natural Gas Congress, hosted by Turkey Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources. She will speak on "“Geopolitics of Natural Gas and Supply Security”.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak on "Energy Security: New Market Realities", at the The Institute of World Politics.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak on "Qatar crisis and global gas security" at the LNG Global Conference in London.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at the 5th Iran Oil, Gas, Energy and Petrochemical Summit.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at the Energy Security in Central & Eastern Europe: New Challenges and Opportunities Conference.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at LNGgc Americas on June 1st 2017.
Dr. Vakhshouri will participate in the S&P Platts Global Crude Oil Summit in London and will speak about "How is the Trump Presidency affecting US crude and energy policy?".
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at the 4th Iran-Europe Oil and Gas Summit in Berlin, Germany.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak on Iran's current production capacity and future scenarios of production increase, domestic consumption and export capacity, export policy, potential export markets and routes: pipeline vs. LNG
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak about Iran's natural gas production rebound and its impact on the global gas market.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at the Energy, Infrastructure and Sustainable Development panel on how the impending opening of the Iranian oil industry to international markets will impact the global energy sector.
SVBEI share its views on Reopening of Iran's Oil and Gas Industry and its Proposed Iran Petroleum Contract (IPC): What It Means to the Global Oil and Gas Industry'
On March 10, 2016, the Atlantic Council's Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East and Global Energy Center will bring together Japanese scholars and practitioners alongside US analysts to discuss Japanese energy priorities and policies in the Middle East. These experts will discuss how the Middle Eastern landscape impacts Japan's energy policies, and how Japanese policies in turn impact the region.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak on 'The Return of Iranian Supply and the Future of OPEC' at the 11th annual Tuft Energy Conference
Dr. Vakhshouri along with Dr. Suzanne Maloney, Deputy Director of the Foreign Policy program at the Brookings Institution, and Guly Sabahi, a Partner with the energy sector team at Dentons. Yeganeh Torbati of Reuters will discuss 'Iran Petroleum Contract: Investment Impact, Sanctions Concerns, and Production Outlook'.
Dr. Vakhshouri will discuss the "Great Rifts: Political and Economic Ramifications of the Iran-Saudi Divide" at the Atlantic Council.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at the a panel on the 'Impact of sanctions relief on Iran's economic and political future', organized by the Middle East Institute.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at the 'EU28 Energy and Environment Counsellors Meeting'.
Dr. Vakhshouri testifies on "Terrorism and Global Oil" before the Senate Energy Committee
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at the 3rd Platts Middle East Oil Summit.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at 'Atlantic Council Energy and Economic Summit' in Istanbul.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak on 'Post Agreement: The Role of Natural Gas in Iran's Energy Future' at the Atlantic Council
Dr. Vakhshouri will be co-directing a workshop on 'Iran-GCC Energy Cooperation' at Gulf Research Meeting, Cambridge University.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak on "Iran's Re-integration to the Energy Market after the Deal: Capabilities, Production & Export Policies and Investment Regulations" at EnerCom's 20th Annual Oil and Gas Conference in Denver, Colorado.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak on the 'Potentials and Challenges of Iran-GCC Energy Cooperation'.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at the College of Law of Florida State University on 'Prospects of Mexican Energy Reform'.
Dr. Vakhshouri will be speaking on 'Oil Markets in light of Potential Iranian-Western Rapprochement' at Emirate Center for Strategic Studies and Research Symposium on Current Oil Market Developments and their Impacts on the GCC.
Dr. Vakhshouri will speak at a panel on 'US Shale Revolution and Geopolitics of Energy', at US Senate.
Dr. Vakhshouri, will be speaking on a panel on 'The Implications of the Falling Oil Prices on the Future of the Middle East'. Other panelist are H.E. Shekib Khalil, Herman Franssen and Jean Francois Seznec.
Dr. Vakhshouri will be speaking on 'political and geopolitical implications of the low oil price for Iran' at Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) roundtable on 'Regional and Geopolitical Impacts of Low Oil Prices'.
The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) has invited Dr. Vakhshouri to participate in their annual energy conference entitled "Future Energy Trends: Innovation, Markets and Geopolitics," Dr. Vakhshouri will be speaking on "Iran: Potential and Implications of a Full Return to Energy Markets," on November 19th.
Dr. Vakhshouri will be speaking on US- Arab Energy Cooperation.
Dr. Vakhshouri will be speaking on 'The Geopolitical Shift of Energy Supply And Demand; The Implications On The Middle Eastern Energy Suppliers'.