DAY 1: Tuesday, 14 May 2024, Bibliothèque Solvay - Leopoldpark: Rue Belliard 137, 1040 Bruxelles

  • Registration and welcome coffee
  • Key-Note Speech – What place for LNG in the EU transitioning to net-zero
    • Mathew Baldwin, Deputy Director-General, DG ENER, European Commission
  • Session 1 – Decarbonisation trajectories and way forward for global LNG markets from COP28
    • 10’ Introduction and moderation

    • 60’ Moderated discussion on global and national decarbonisation objectives, in particular COP28 ambitions, and options for the LNG industry to adjust.

      • Andris Piebalgs, FSR, Senior Fellow and former Commissioner for Energy (Barroso I) and for Development (Barroso II)
      • Miguel Gil Tertre, European Commission, Chief Economist, DG ENER
      • Masahiro Naka, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan (METI), Deputy Director Energy Resources Development Division of Agency for Natural Resources and Energy (ANRE)
      • Ilaria Azzimonti, Eni S.p.A., Head of LNG Portfolio
      • Andreas Schröder, ICIS, Head of Energy Analysis
    • 20’ Q&A

  • Coffee-break and networking
  • Session 2 – Methane emission reduction and economic development: Flare Gas Reduction
    • 10’ Introduction and moderation

    • 15’ Presentation: Overview of LNGnet Technical Assistance projects on Gas Flaring

      • Peter Thompson, Baringa Partners, Director Global gas and LNG Market Advisory

    • 50’ Moderated discussion on how to balance tighter emission performance levels to achieve decarbonisation pathways – in both producer and consumer countries – with a just transition, enabling emerging producers to bring their gas to market and facilitate economic development.

      • Jayesh Parmar, Baringa Partners, Partner in Energy and Resources
      • Maciej Ciszewski, European Commission, Acting Head of Unit TF.1, Diversification Strategy and Joint Purchasing, DG ENER
      • Eric Rasmussen, Independent Advisor
      • Georges Tijbosch, MiQ – Methane Intelligence, CEO

    • 15’ Q&A

  • Conclusions
  • Guided tour of the Bibliothèque Solvay and Parc Leopold
  • Networking Dinner

    DAY 2: Wednesday, 15 May 2024 - Side event: Zeebrugge LNG terminal

  • Guided tour of LNG Terminal Zeebrugge

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