On 1-4 October, the Expoforum Convention and Exhibition Centre will host the 9th St. Petersburg International Gas Forum (SPIGF). The main objective of the Forum is to create a platform for effective interaction between the leaders of the gas industry. Knitting together the interests of more than 50 countries, the Forum has gained the authority of one of the most important convention and exhibition events in the world energy industry.
The Forum will allow attendees to: take part in the discussions of highly pressing issues with leading experts in the global oil and gas market; show their latest achievements to a professional audience and find new customers and suppliers among international companies; negotiate with large, medium and small businesses in the Business Matchmaking Centre to find new vistas for their companies; and share knowledge and best practices with colleagues from leading companies in the industry.
Events and conferences:
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The 24th International Sci-tech Congress
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The Russian-Chinese round table discussion “The fuel and energy complex financing. The basis of cooperation”
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Round table discussion “Hydrogen, a paradigm shift in the energy sector, the future?”
10:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Panel discussion “Russia-Africa gas dialogue: cooperation prospects and innovative approaches”
2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Uniper round table “Small-scale LNG – a new breakthrough for natural gas”
2:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. International conference “Best world practices for expanding the use of natural gas as engine fuel”
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Conference with international participation “Export prospects for Russian oil and gas technology”
09:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Panel discussion “Gas and mobility”
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Round table discussion “Key competencies for the digitalization of the oil and gas industry. Best practices of German and European business”
For the members of NGV Italy there is a special price for participation in SPIGF – 1,200 euros (instead of 1,687.5 euros).
Delegate package includes:
∙ Delegate badge
∙ Admission to all events of the convention program (except events requiring special invitation)
∙ Handout materials
∙ Admission to all exhibitions held as part of SPIGF 2019
∙ Meals during all days of the SPIGF 2019 convention program (lunch and coffee breaks)
∙ One invitation to the Forum’s opening ceremony
Alexey Miller, Chairman of Gazprom; Mario Mehren, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Wintershall Dea; Ulf Heitmueller, Chairman of the Executive Board of Verbundnetz Gas; Maarten Wetselaar, Integrated Gas & New Energies Director Member of the Executive Committee of Royal Dutch Shell; Joe M. Kang, President of the International Gas Union; and Mariarosa Baroni, President & CEO of NGV International Academy, are among the industry leaders who will take part of the SPIGF 2019.