The 38th International Scientific and Expert Meeting of Gas Professionals was successfully held in Opatija on 10-12 May 2023 and organized by Croatian Gas Centre Ltd and the Croatian Gas Association (CGA) as a member of the International Gas Union (IGU)
Over the three days in Opatija, more than 500 attendees met from 21 European countries, including China and the Kingdom of Saudia Arabia. The exceptionally well-attended meeting gathered numerous gas and energy professionals, managers of European energy companies, scientists from Croatian and European universities, representatives from the gas transmission industry, as well as gas suppliers, producers, and distributors, including representatives from large industrial gas consumers, manufacturers and representatives of gas equipment from Croatia and abroad. An invitation lecture was held, including 18 roundtable presentations and five interesting interactive panel discussions, presenting 28 scientific and professional papers and two expert papers in the poster section. In all, 188 gas and energy companies and organizations (71 were from abroad) were represented, including 30 exhibitors (14 were from abroad) presenting their products and services in the exhibition premises in front of the congress halls.