The 2015 European Gas Conference will tackle all the critical issues – from the impact of the US unconventional gas revolution, the role of LNG and natural gas in the European energy mix to the need for increased market integration and the centrality of a constructive EU-Russia dialogue.

Meet with 300+ senior level representatives from 80 companies - leaders of the world gas industry, as well as representatives from state institutions in charge of the energy and oil and gas sectors.

Book early to secure a discount

Benefit from over 20 hours of networking

Expert Reviews

Expert Speaker Sessions

Speakers 2014

Hans-Peter Floren
Member of the Executive Board - Gas & Power
OMV Aktiengesellschaft
Christopher Delbrück
Chief Executive Officer
E.ON Global Commodities SE
Philippe Sauquet
President
Total Gas & Power
Charles Ellinas
CEO Cyprus Natural Hydrocarbons Company
Representation of Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry, and Tourism, Cyprus
Jesco von Kistowski
Managing Director
EconGas GmbH
Al Cook
VP Shah Deniz Development
BP
Rune Bjornson
Senior Vice President Natural Gas
Statoil
Phil Murphy
Vice-President - Corporate Policy
BG Group
Alessandro Della Zoppa
Head of Long Term Gas Supply Negotiation
eni
Pierre Vergerio
Chief Operating Officer
Edison
Marco Arcelli
VP upstream Gas
ENEL
Gottfried Steiner
Managing Director
Central European Gas Hub (CEGH)
Vladimir Drebentsov
PhD, Head of Russia & CIS Economics, Vice President and Head of Representative Office in Russia
BP
Nicholas Valanides
CFO
Natural Gas Public Company of Cyprus (DEFA)
Sergei Komlev
Head of Contract Structuring and Price Formation Directorate
Gazprom Export
Marcel Kramer
Senior Counsel to Gazprom Management on the South Stream Project
Gazprom
Socar
(Expert to be confirmed)
Jan von Drathen
Head of Concentrated Solar Power
E.ON
Andree Stracke
Head of Global Gas and LNG Origination
RWE Supply & Trading GmbH
Ane de Arino
Strategic Planning & Control Director
Repsol Gas Natural LNG - Stream

2014 European Gas Conference: A Summary

Download the post event report, to find out about the conference highlights, including:

  • The launch of a dedicated gas trading stream
  • The plenary session featuring an unparalleled of gas industry heavy weight
  • The gas pricing panel with regulators and representatives from Gazprom
  • Speed networking sessions
  • Interactive roundtables
  • The 3rd edition of the European Gas Awards of Excellence

Join the Big Gas Debate

Co-hosted by The Energy Exchange and Hogan Lovells LLP, the free to attend evening will feature “The Big Gas Debate”, focusing on a hot topic in the industry, along with a champagne reception and lots of opportunities for networking.
 
To request an invite, please contact Rosie Brewster at The Energy Exchange on +44 207 384 8013 or at r.brewster@theenergyexchange.co.uk
 

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