Business insight to influence profitable decision making

Gastech's four-day, multi-streamed conference programme reflects the business-critical needs of the international gas & LNG market, featuring over 300 insightful speakers, 300 commercial and technical presentations and 3,500+ international delegates representing the entire value chain.

Opening Ceremony and Plenary Session

The opening ceremony and plenary sessions will bring together the biggest names in the gas and LNG industry. Speakers will debate on the state of the global market and share opinions on future senarios that will shape our industry.

Previous speakers include:

H.E. Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber
Minister of State UAE and CEO ADNOC Group

Alexander Medvedev
Deputy Chairman of the
Management Committee

Khalid bin Khalifa Al-Thani
Chief Executive Officer

Michael K. Wirth
Vice Chairman

Marcelino Oreja
Chief Executive Officer


Ryan M. Lance
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Yuji Kakimi

Yosuke Takagi
State Minister
The Ministry of Economy Trade & Industry (METI)

Jack A. Fusco
President & Chief Executive
Cheniere Energy, Inc.

Patrick Pouyanné
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Total SA


Robert S. Franklin
ExxonMobil Gas & Power
Marketing Company

Yoon Sang-Jick
Minister for Trade, Industry & Energy (MOTIE)
The Republic of Korea

Peter Coleman
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
Woodside Energy Ltd

Maarten Wetselaar
Integrated Gas & New
Energies Director
Royal Dutch Shell

Hirotatsu Fujiwara
Managing Officer & Chief Operating Officer
Mitsui & Co.

Commercial Conference

The Commercial Conference provides delegates with strategic and business insight into evolving global energy dynamics.

Plenary, leadership and Ministerial themes

  • Investment in an uncertain energy climate
  • Adapting to a cleaner, low-carbon future
  • The future role of the integrated energy company
  • The national oil company in 2040
  • Security of supply & long-term stability
  • New gas & LNG opportunities & frontiers
  • The Emergence of the New Global Utility Player

Commercial and strategic themes

  • Contracting, pricing, & trading of LNG and natural gas
  • New upstream activity in natural & shale gas
  • Policy & regulation & geopolitics\ political risk
  • Global gas & LNG projects – updates & case studies
  • Russia’s future global supply role
  • India’s expanding gas & LNG market
  • United States shale-to-LNG – latest projects & developments
  • Effective development of LNG & gas buyer strategies
  • Ship chartering & ship broking
  • Risk management of gas & LNG projects
  • Development of gas & LNG hubs
  • Future gas & LNG market design models – Europe
  • Future gas & LNG market design models – Asia
  • Emerging buyer spotlights: Pakistan, Jordan, Egypt, Morocco, Malta, Lithuania, Cuba, South Africa, Poland
  • Workforce & recruitment
  • Corporate social responsibility & local content management

Technical Conference

Gastech's Technical Conference delivers in-depth insight and viewpoints from leading experts in the field of gas and LNG technology.

  • Engineering, procurement & construction
  • Challenging LNG environments – from arctic to desert
  • Regasification / fsru / ship-to-shore
  • Distribution, transmission & pipelines
  • Liquefaction & cryogenic technology – onshore & offshore
  • Shipping – design & build
  • Marine storage
  • LNG & gas as a marine fuel
  • LNG & gas as a road fuel
  • Floating LNG – technology & projects
  • Small-scale LNG – bunkering & infrastructure
  • LPG shipping & storage
  • Operations & maintenance
  • Health, safety, security & environment
  • Alternative energy – hydrogen & ethane
  • Natural gas liquids / gas to liquids
  • Offshore & deepwater gas production
  • Developing unconventional gas resources – shale projects
  • Developing unconventional gas resources – coal bed methane projects
  • Environmental excellence for unconventional producers
  • Increasing production performance in shale plays
  • Optimising costs & processes in unconventional plays
  • Drilling & completions technology in unconventional gas projects
  • Reducing & managing methane emissions
  • Asset infrastructure security & protection
  • Renewable energy & green technologies
  • Natural gas & LNG-powered vehicles (onshore & offshore)
  • Sour gas projects & updates
  • Research & development in gas processing & facilities
  • Modular gas processing plants
  • Advanced natural gas to olefins technology
  • Hydrogen recovery, upgrading & purification
  • Sulphur recovery & acid gas removal
  • Pipelines maintenance & measurement
  • The “internet of things” & role of data
  • Cybersecurity for gas & LNG facilities
  • The digital power plant
  • Emissions control for utilities
  • Gas-fired power plants
  • Gas turbine technologies
  • Optimising ccgt performance
  • Mini & micro-LNG opportunities
  • LNG to power opportunities
  • Carbon capture, utilisation & storage
  • Underground gas storage (UGS) projects
  • Innovative gas storage technology & application
  • Safety & environmental performance of gas transmissions systems


Specialist Conferences

Gastech features four specialist conferences, providing tailored content and dedicated networking opportunities.