European Annual Gas Conference05 – 07 November 2019 Paris, France

Trader's Day - 05 November 2019

14:00

Registration Open, Coffee & Refreshments Served

14:30 - 15:00

KEYNOTE ANALYST: “Short-Term Gas & LNG Market Fundamentals in Europe – What This Means for Traders”

15:00 - 15:30

TRADER’S KEYNOTE:

15:45 - 16:30

GAS HUBS: “The Expansion of Gas Hub Trading: Planning and Developing New Trade Strategies”

16:30 - 17:00

ARGUMENT OF THE WEEK: “United States LNG Adds Liquidity & Transparency to Europe’s Markets – But Projects Must Take More Risk or Likely Lose Their Long-Term Business Here… ”

17:00 - 17:30

TECHNOLOGY IN TRADING: “What Disruptor Technologies – AI and IoT – Are Most Impacting Commodity Trading Now, and Who Will Benefit Most?”

17:30 - 19:00

Drinks & Networking at the Hotel Bar

Day 1 - 06 November 2019

08:15 – 08:50

Delegate Registration Open, Coffee & Light Breakfast Served

09:00-09:10

Chair’s Welcome and Introductory Speech

09:10-09:30

KEYNOTE EU COMMISSION ADDRESS:“The Key Role for Natural Gas in a Decarbonising European Energy System – Gas as a Compatible Friend, and not a Foe, to the EU’s Climate Commitments”

09:30 - 09:50

PRODUCER KEYNOTE: “What Will the Energy Supplier of the Future Resemble – and How Can Gas Survive in a Low-Carbon World?”

09:50 - 10:15

NATIONAL ENERGY COMPANY TRANSFORMATION: “From NOC to Low-Carbon Leader – Transforming and Planning an Energy Portfolio for a Low Carbon World”

10:15 - 11:00

DEVELOPING EUROPE’S FUTURE ENERGY LANDSCAPE: “The Roles for Gas in a Decarbonising Energy Market – What Will Change Most 2020 to 2040?”

11:00-11:30

Coffee & Refreshment Break

11:30 - 12:00

THE BIG INTERVIEW: “The Decarbonisation of Gas – European Energy Policy and the Need to Forge New Pathways”

12:00 - 12:30

GLOBAL DISRUPTOR KEYNOTE: “What Artificial Intelligence, Automation and the IoT Could Mean for Europe’s Energy Industries – A Commercial, Regulatory and Social Perspective”

12:30 - 13:45

Networking Lunch

13:45 - 14:30

GAS & LNG SUPPLY, DEMAND & TRADE DYNAMICS: “The Potential Impacts of Increased LNG Supply into Europe – How Might Pipeline Producers Respond?”

15:30 - 16:00

MAKING THE NEWS – “3 European Developments to Impact European Gas This Year”

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee & Refreshment Afternoon Break

16:00-17:00

THE CHAMPAGNE ROUNDTABLE BREAKOUT GROUPS

17:00 - 17:15

Conclusions & Roundup of Day 1 from our Chair

17:15 - 18:30

Champagne & Chilled Drinks Reception

19:00

Gala Dinner Reception

Day 2 - 07 November 2019

08:15 – 09:00

Potential Roundtable Breakfast Briefing

09:00 - 09:20

Chair’s Welcome and Introductory Speech

09:15-09:45

INVESTOR KEYNOTE ADDRESS: “Securing Investor Confidence in a New Low-Carbon Era – Future Models to Finance the Energy Transition”

09:45 - 10:45

THE POLICY CONUNDRUM: “Why is European Energy Policy so at Odds with the Reality of What is Needed Across the Energy Sectors?”

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee & Refreshments

11:15 - 11:40

MARKET DESIGN & NETWORK COMPETITION:

11:40 - 12:00

THE BUSINESS OF GAS: “How Gas can Effectively Embrace Energy Transition in Europe”

12:00 - 13:00

THE VOICE OF THE ENERGY CONSUMER: “Blueprint for a New Energy Landscape – Why Would Energy Customers Choose Natural Gas?”

13:00 - 14:00

Networking Lunch

14:00 - 14:20

ANALYST’S INSIGHTS: “What Next for European Utilities & How Do They Preserve Their Advantages”

14:20 - 15:10

NEW MARKETS FOR GAS: “Gas Opportunities to Downstream & Retail Customers – A New Golden Age of Affordable, Clean Fuels?”

15:10 - 15:50

NEW WAVE EUROPEAN LNG IMPORTERS: “Shaping New Energy Independence – LNG as Alternative to Piped Gas in Northern Europe”

15:50 - 16:00

Chair’s summary & closing remarks

16:00

Conference Closes