• #IAPH2023
  • 31 October – 2 November 2023 | Abu Dhabi, UAE

Francesco La Camera

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)


Francesco La Camera is the Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). He took office on 4 April 2019 and brings more than thirty years of experience in the fields of climate, sustainability, and international cooperation.

In his role, Mr. La Camera is responsible for leading the delivery of IRENA’s work programme and strategy in cooperation with the Agency’s member states. At a critical time for climate change and the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals, Mr. La Camera is tasked with redefining the structure and operations of the Agency in response to the urgent needs of its members.

Under his leadership the Agency has forged a series of new strategic partnerships with UN organisations including UNDP, UNFCCC and Green Climate Fund among others. A key priority of his tenure is to implement a more action-oriented approach to the Agency’s work.

Sessions With Francesco La Camera

Tuesday, 31 October

  • 09:35am - 09:50am (GST) / 31/oct/2023 05:35 am - 31/oct/2023 05:50 am

    Keynote: Energy Transition Global Outlook

    Energy transition has emerged as the key industry topic of debate for both ports and shipping - with so much uncertainty around future fuels, their upstream and downstream supply chains and investment decisions around them, this keynote will provide delegates with a reality check on what to expect.