LNG and the EU Green Deal – teaming up for a decarbonised 2050


An event of LNG Protocol supported by Florence School of Regulation and GasNaturally
20 January, 15.00-18.00, Brussels (The Office, Rue d'Arlon 80)
Registration starts at 14.30
For registrations: please send an email to Jamila Saoudi Jamila.Saoudi@gie.eu and gie@gie.eu by 16 January.
15.00-15.15 Setting the scene
Ilaria Conti |Florence School of Regulation
Tomislav Ćorić |Croatian Minister of Energy, Croatian Presidency
Florian Ermacora |DG ENER
15.15-16.00 Energy transition – how can LNG contribute?
Moderator: Jonathan Stern | Oxford Institute of Energy Studies
Setting the scene: Outlook 2030&2050 for LNG
Tim Gould | International Energy Agency (IEA)
Panel discussion:
Florian Ermacora | DG ENER
Tomislav Ćorić |Croatian Minister of Energy, Croatian Presidency
Vincent Demoury | GIIGNL
Jean-Baptiste Dubreuil | IEA
James Watson | GasNaturally
16.00-16.05 Keynote speech: Opportunities for LNG as a fuel uptake
Francisco de la Flor, Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE)
16.05-16.20 Coffee break
16.20-17.00 Road transport – powering engines with sustainable solutions
Moderator: Cécile Nourigat | Union of Independent Fuel Suppliers (UPEI)
Panel discussion:
Alexandre Paquot | DG CLIMA
Susanna Pflüger | European Biogas Association (EBA)
Michele Ziosi | CNH Industrial
Chris Vanhoegaerden | UPS
Jorgo Chatzimarkakis | HydrogenEurope
17.00-17.50 Maritime transport – cleaner cruising to 2050
Moderator: Tore Longva | DNVGL
Setting the scene: LNG for cleaner maritime shipping
Steve Esau | SEA\LNG
Panel discussion:
Petra Doubkova| DG MOVE
Mark Bell | SGMF
Tom Strang | Carnival
Rik Goetinck | Port of Zeebrugge
17.50-18.00 Conclusions of the day
Roxana Caliminte | LNG Protocol
Ilaria Conti | Florence School of Regulation
Starting at 18.00 | Cocktails and chats