The conference sort to find solutions to increase women’s presence, development and leadership in the vibrant energy sector. With its theme Are women losing out in the green energy revolution?, the participants covered various topics like Women and energy; the push by public sector, impact of the policy on gender and narrowing gap, energy financing and success stories.
The energy sector is gender bias towards men; less than 12% of women sit at the top and middle level management position. Thus, the conference also hosted the first ever “Women in Energy” awards. This was to appreciate those women had made great strides in this male dominated sector.