MAIA 3rd Policy Roundtable and Workshop on Energy Transition – Energy Communities

We will be discussing the future of energy communities in the EU. Learn about innovative solutions, best practices, and engage with experts in the field.

Key messages

Engage with policymakers, community leaders, energy experts, and industry representatives in interactive sessions, including panel discussions, case studies, and breakout groups.


Explore the transformative potential of energy communities in the European Union.


12:00 – 12:10 CET | Welcome and Introduction

Opening Remarks: Andrea Geyer, SCC and representative from the MAIA project

–    A brief introduction to the EU Sustainable Energy Days and the MAIA project’s role.

–    Overview of the event’s objectives and the significance of energy communities in the EU.

12:10 – 12:40 CET | Policy Roundtable: Addressing Challenges and Identifying Opportunities

Moderator: Andrea Geyer, SCC and representative from the MAIA project

Introduction to the policy roundtable (5’)

12:40 – 13:20 CET | Workshop: Towards a Sustainable Tomorrow: Exploring Options for Energy Communities

Workshop Facilitator: Dr Lida Dimitriadou, ATHENA RC

Presentation of the activity (5’)

13:15 – 13:30 CET | Conclusion and Next Steps


Andrea Geyer, SCC and representative from the MAIA project

–    Esterl Tara, Austrian Institute of Technology

–    Pia Widén, representative of the Green Party of Åland Islands

–    João Dinis, Office coordinator Cascais Ambiente

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