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Explore Malta with International LNG Congress

In cooperation with Association for support of cultural initiatives (APKI)

ABOUT THE CONGRESS


Delimara Terminal Visitation


Among the speakers


Joe Mizzi
Joe Mizzi
Minister for energy and water management
Ministry for water and energy management
Eivind Winnem
Eivind Winnem
Vice President Technology and Innovation
Hoegh LNG
Akira Miyamoto
Akira Miyamoto
Executive Researcher
Osaka Gas Co., Ltd.
Philippe Heisch
Philippe Heisch
Global Sales Manager LNG Distribution Systems
Cryostar SAS
Giuseppe Guida
Giuseppe Guida
Operation, Innovation & Digital Manager
Tractebel Engineering
Giuseppe Bernardelli
Giuseppe Bernardelli
Business Development Director - LNG & Power
Emerson
Erik Admiraal
Erik Admiraal
Business Development Manager LNG
Demaco Holland BV
Jun Nishizawa
Jun Nishizawa
Executive Vice President, Group CEO, Natural Gas Group
Mitsubishi Corporation
Jolon Van der Schuit
Jolon Van der Schuit
CEO
Rolande B.V.
Walter Purio
Walter Purio
Chief Executive Officer
LNG Marine Fuel Institute
Nicolas Duhamel
Nicolas Duhamel
Commercial Director
Spac
Jacek Wenta
Jacek Wenta
Business Development Manager
Midroc Rodoverken Production Sp. z o.o.
Hiroki Sato
Hiroki Sato
Managing Executive Officer, Senior Operating Officer of Business Development Division
JERA Co., Inc.
Abdul Aziz Surya Buana
Abdul Aziz Surya Buana
Business Development Manager
PT PGN LNG Indonesia
Ainhoa Puebla
Ainhoa Puebla
European Projects Responsible ín the Comercial and Business Development Departament
Port of Gijon
Mustafa Flayyih
Mustafa Flayyih
Project Manager
Gas- und Wärme-Institut Essen e.V.
Meik Schubert
Meik Schubert
Head of Product Management
BRUGG Rohrsysteme GmbH
Benoît Labaune
Benoît Labaune
Chief of Middle Office International and Development
ELENGY
Jesus Losada Maseda
Jesus Losada Maseda
Business development manager
Reganosa Malta Ltd
Sakura Kuma
Sakura Kuma
Executive Director, Marketing & Sales Department
Yokohama-Kawasaki International Port Corporation
Ali Akbar Shabanpour
Ali Akbar Shabanpour
Managing Director
Iran Liquefied Natural Gas Co. (ILC)
Agustin Silva Castaño
Agustin Silva Castaño
Plant Manager
Reganosa Malta Ltd
Jani Hautaluoma
Jani Hautaluoma
Director, Process Automation
Valmet Automation Inc
Dr. Symeon Kassianides
Dr. Symeon Kassianides
Chairman
NATURAL GAS PUBLIC COMPANY (DEFA)
Alexander Garbar
Alexander Garbar
Manager Sustainability
Duisburger Hafen AG (duisport)
Scott Boehmer
Scott Boehmer
Principal Engineer
Watlow
Alexandra Meli
Alexandra Meli
Senior Project Manager
The Energy & Water Agency
Tobias Puklavec
Tobias Puklavec
Sales Manager
TGE Gas Engineering GmbH
Nawaf A. Al-Sharhan
Nawaf A. Al-Sharhan
Team Leader, Planning
Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company (KIPIC)
Wayne Grobbelaar
Wayne Grobbelaar
Business Development Director
ITP Interpipe
Wolfgang Lubcke
Wolfgang Lubcke
Global Business Development Manager
Endress+Hauser Consult AG
Dirk Nous
Dirk Nous
LNG Projects Manager
Fluxys
Christopher Olvis
Christopher Olvis
Project Manager
EnergieAgentur.NRW
Elena Fedorova
Elena Fedorova
Associate Professor
Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas
Eric Mattheeuws
Eric Mattheeuws
CEO
Mattheeuws Eric Transport NV
Govindaraj Naralasetti
Govindaraj Naralasetti
Development Manager
Surbana Jurong
Jagjit Singh Kochar
Jagjit Singh Kochar
FSU Master
Bumi Armada Berhad
James Primrose
James Primrose
Principal Process Engineer
McDermott
Jani Keraenen
Jani Keraenen
Operations Manager
ElectroGas Malta Limited
Johannes Dziuba
Johannes Dziuba
Sales Engineer
TGE Marine Gas Engineering GmbH
Marcin Szczudło
Marcin Szczudło
Vice President
Polish Oil and Gas Company - Retail Branch
Masamichi Morooka
Masamichi Morooka
CEO & President
Yokohama-Kawasaki International Port Corporation
Mauro Nicoletti
Mauro Nicoletti
Sales Area Manager
Schmack Biogas Srl
Paolo Carri
Paolo Carri
Business Support & Development Director
Italscania S.p.a.
Richard Imelek
Richard Imelek
Manager LNG Origination & Business Development
OMV Gas Marketing & Trading GmbH
Sergio González
Sergio González
LNG Business Leader
Wood
Tom Haylock
Tom Haylock
Business Development and Marketing Manager
Aragon AS
Yi Hyo Chung
Yi Hyo Chung
Senior Engineer (Head of Initial Design Department)
Hyundai Heavy Industries
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"This is one of the best LNG events that we’ve been to. The presentations in the sessions are very interesting. The booths are extremely well-organized. The organisation of individual meetings is done perfectly. There is no complain."

Sebastien Demange, Director Latin America, France, Iberia - Cryogenic Division at VRV S.p.A

"I am very happy to be here, because doing this kind of congresses  I’ve seen less and less audience, but this congress is really growing. It gathers together all the specialists and experts in LNG world."

Philippe Heisch, Global Sales Manager LNG Distribution Systems at Cryostar SAS

"I am very glad to be here. The event is being great with a lot of participants, a lot of voices. People present great material, and there is a good ground to meet again and to work together."

Giuseppe Bernardelli, Business Development Director - LNG & Power at Emerson

"The most important thing is to be able to reach the most of the contacts we want to reach, to hear a lot of explanations that are very interesting in order to keep all know-how in your company in order to grow up in LNG business."

Marc Andreu Llauet, General Manager at Furuise Europe Company Sl.

I must say that the congress is well organized. I mean the number of attendees and represented companies is very good. The questions received are very interesting and most likely will provide opportunities for the future

Herman Hofstede, Business Development Manager at Krohne Oil and Gas B.V.

"The organization is fantastic. The arrangements are fabulous. For me the highlight of the conference has been the visitation of the terminal of Enagas as it was fantastically done. The topics seemed to me quite relevant and very interesting."

Simphiwe Mehlomakulu, Chairman / CEO at Reatile Group

"I am very impressed by the people, by the way it is organized and I have to give BGS big congratulation for that organization and for the opportunity to see everybody."

Nicolas Duhamel, Chief Commercial Officer at Sofregaz

"That's been a phenomenal experience. The speakers gave us the opportunity to have some meaningful discussions around the topics related to the implementation of small-scale LNG and LNG as a fuel."

Karrie Trauth, Technical Shipping Manager for LNG Marine Fuel Projects at Shell Shipping

"I think the Congress is great. You've got a very diverse mix of attendees. Clearly, people are interested in LNG side. I think it's a really good range of attendees..."

Damon Hill , Commercial Development Vice President Business Development, Capital Projects & Asset Management at Amec Foster Wheeler

"I enjoyed the environment, how it's putting the close atmosphere, so everyone can have more communication than at the other conferences of such type. In addition, I like how easily I can find people and find my potential customers..."

Jake He, Associate General Manager, International marketing manager at AOK Heater

"I would like to thank the organizers of the Congress for inviting me to talk about the LNG and  innovations in the LNG carriers. And I wish we'll have a lot of networking, new contracts and new discussions..."

Carlos Guerrero, Business Development Manager - Oil Tankers & Gas Carriers at Bureau Veritas

"The Congress has been great. We have been excited about the variety of participants. It's been a nice mix of people from the different verticals: an upstream and a downstream side of the LNG business..."

Aaron Bridges, VP sales and marketing at Chart Europe

"The difference between this conference and other events is that LNG Congress deals with very particular matters. We have LNG suppliers, governmental bodies and special equipment representatives connected to the implementation of LNG: equipment, safety valves, training. You are covering all the issues related to the implementation of LNG."

Mercedes de Juan, Technical manager at Fundación Valenciaport

"The topics were quite interesting. We saw all the major speakers. I like the fact that it's an international presence: we saw people from Japan, people from the US, Africa and it is quite good..."

Paul Ocholla , Commercial Development Officer at Grain LNG

"The atmosphere of the event was very productive. A large number of international specialists in different subject areas were present on the event. and I’m looking forward to cooperating with you in the future."

Alexey Mozgovoy, Technical Sales Support at EnviTec Anlagenbau

"The Congress impressed me a lot. I was very interested in the topicsand the presentations. Thank you!"

Ryuta Kitamura, Assistant General Manager at JOGMEC

"The content of the event looks very interesting and full of variety from Small-Scale to Large-Scale LNG as well as some technical details on the hardware point of view. "

Shailendra Mohite, Sr. Engineer-Stakeholder Management at Kuwait Petroleum International

"It has been a privilege to come and speak. For me it was a tremendous opportunity. I'm going to take home about five to ten very fruitful connections, that I will interact with in my future business career..."

Andre Mullan, Director at Luxar

"I'm very pleased with the organization. Speakers and topics have been perfect and showed the advance of the industry into the future. My сongratulations to the organizers - this has been great..."

Diego Goldin, Executive Director at NGV Global

"We really enjoyed the Congress. The thing we liked the best was the wide range of the people you've got here: lots of people from shipping, bunkering, engineering and suppliers. And we were glad to be a part of that.."

Richard Drake, Head of Business Development at OSL Consulting

"The Congress was well organized, I appreciate the support very much .The audit for presentations was very fruitful for me and I will participate next time. Many thanks!"

Giovanni Mario Bardoni, CEO at Ses-Enser Engineering

"I would like to thank BGS Group. It's been a tremendous conference. Very well organized panel of speakers  and experts in their fields. It's remarkable in the terms of content you've put together. Networking opportunities are also viable..."

Langtry Meyer, COO at Texas LNG

"For me it was the first time to join such a small-scale Congress. I found it quite interesting to see all the information from different sources and it is a consolidation of expectations to the market."

Markus Ecker, Director Engineering at TGE Gas Engineering GmbH

"For me it was a pleasure to meet the people I already know. Then, it was very useful because with one trip I had 4 meetings with people from different parts of Europe. My expectation was to know more about the German market in particular. and currently many things are more clear and I found potential clients."

Diego Pegorari, LNG - Industrial & Automotive - Sales Manager at Vanzetti Engineering S.r.l

BUSINESS PROGRAM

DAY 1DAY 2
Plenary Session
LNG market outlook
Key drivers and challenges of the industry
Plenary Session (Technical)
Technical case studies
Session 1. LNG International Strategies. LNG Projects in different regions
Asian market
Middle-East market
European market
American market
Case studies from gas majors and governmental authorities
Session 2. Small-Scale LNG Technologies
Liquefaction, Treatment, Regasification processes
Case studies from EPC Contractors
Session 3. Large-Scale and Mid-Scale LNG Technologies
Liquefaction, Treatment, Regasification processes
Case studies from EPCs
Session 4. Small-Scale LNG Business Stream
Development of Small-scale LNG infrastructure
Case studies from end users
Session 5. LNG Pricing and Trading Panel discussion
Optimisation of LNG Trading
ROI challenges and opportunities
Maintaining Supply and Demand Balance
Case studies from gas majors, trading, consulting companies
Session 6. New implementation of LNG industry
Bio-LNG: from biogas to biomethane
Bio-LNG: technical challenges
Gas-to-power facilities: projects' overview
Session 7. Shipbuilding and marine engineering
Cost benefits and Environmental issues of LNG engines
Propulsion Trends in LNG Carriers
Technical challenges in FSRU projects
Case studies from shipbuilding companies
Session 8. LNG Terminal operations
Ship-to-ship and ship-to shore operations
Technologies and Innovations in Terminal Equipment
Case studies from terminal operators
Session 9. LNG Shipping. Marine transportation
LNG Bunkering - converting end users to LNG usage
New trends and opportunities in LNG Shipping markets
Overview from ports and port authorities
Case studies from shipping companies
Session 10. LNG as a road transportation fuel
LNG truck refueling infrastructure
Case studies from truck owners, LNG fueling stations operators

Round Tables


 

FORMATS


Become an Exhibitor
Become an Exhibitor
  • limited competition
  • selected number of companies for each segment
  • all the preparation (printing and installation of the stand) is on the Organizer
  • delegates get an access to all formats of the Congress
  • opportunity to demonstrate the equipment
  • no unexpected additional costs for the electricity, cleaning, etc (everything is included!)
Become a Delegate
Become a Delegate
  • access to the main networking zone
  • access to the coffee breaks and lunches
  • access to all sessions and round tables
  • active participation in all discussions in the session halls
Become a Sponsor
Become a Sponsor
  • limited competition
  • an opportunity to create the customized package based on the client’s goals
  • guaranteed B2B meetings in the separate room
  • unlimeted time for the B2B meetings
  • media and marketing promotion before, during and after the Congress
Become a Speaker
Become a Speaker
  • opportunity to present your solutions or cases
  • maximum reach of the Congress audience
  • access to the coffee breaks and lunches
  • access to all sessions and round tables
Accreditation
Accreditation
  • access to all sessions and round tables
  • provision of all congress materials after the event
  • opportunity to interview the key participants and speakers
Become a Media Partner
Become a Media Partner
  • customized partnership packages depending on the partner’s goals
  • provision of all congress materials after the event
  • promotion before, during and after the Congress

SPONSORS & PARTNERS


In association with:

Gala Dinner Partners

Principal Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Delegate Package Sponsor

Registration Desk Sponsor

Coffee Break Sponsor

Session Sponsors

Media Partners