The 9th AGM was held in Portorose, Slovenia, on June 15-16, 2006.
The focal topic- «Development of the European Energy Sector. Prospective Scenarios 2020». The unprecedented number of participants was registered- about 300 persons. The forum was held on the high representative level. The Slovenian Premier-Minister Mr. Janez Janza gave a working breakfast for the EBC President Dr. A. Miller in the course of which the issues of the South-Europen energy sector development for the long-term perspective were discussed. The Economy Minister of Slovenia Mr. Andrey Vizyak and other members of Slovenian government also participated in the forum. The AGM re-elected Dr. A. Miller as EBC President, and Dr. von Heydebreck –as the EBC Vice-President.
The international conference of the 9th AGM heard the positions of the energy business leaders on the future of the European energy sector. The key speakers represented Gazprom, E.ON Ruhrgas, Shell, ExxonMobil, Wintershall, Accenture. The materials of the afternoon conference were published in the Internet and were covered by mass media of the South East Europe.