Preliminary programme

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Tuesday, May 7th

14:00 - 20:00
Arranging of exhibition area

17:00 - 21:00 Congress Center of Grand Hotel Adriatic
Registration of participants

Wednesday, May 8th

7:00 - 8:45
Registration of participants

8:45 - 10:00 Congress Center of Grand Hotel Adriatic
Opening ceremony

Welcome address
Welcome host speech on the proposed topics
Short presentations of renowned gas experts from gas companies, agencies and ministries

INVITED PRESENTATIONS AND PANEL DISCUSSION: “CURRENT STATE AND TRENDS OF GAS RESERVES IN THE WORLD, EU AND CROATIA REGARDING CURRENT AND FUTURE CONSUMPTION”

10:00 - 10:15
Triennium Working Program 2018 -21 IGU Task Force 3 – Energy Policy

10:15 - 10:30
Geopolitical Influences on the Gas Sources Use and Available Transport Routes

10:30 - 10:45
Natural Gas Prices Predictability Compared With Other Energy

10:45 - 11:15
PANEL DISCUSSION: SESSION 1

11:20 - 11:45
WELCOME COCKTAIL & NETWORKING BREAK – Sponsor: SIEMENS d.d., Zagreb, Croatia

EFFICIENT TECHNOLOGIES AND THE USE OF GAS WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES

12:15 - 13:30
Energy Storages for Resilient Energy Systems With a High Amount of Renewables

12:30 - 12:45
The Role of Russian Natural Gas in the European Hydrogen Future?

13:00 - 13:15
Enhancement of Fuel Flexibility of Industrial Gas Turbines by Development of Innovative Hydrogen Combustion Systems

13:15 - 13:30
Sinergy of the Gas and Electric Power System Regulation

13:29 - 13:45
Views from equipment manufacturers – Vaillant: Changes in Energy Sector and Example of the Manufacturer’s Production Program Adjustment

13:30 - 13:45
Views from equipment manufacturers – Viessmann: An Investment in Greater Efficiency is an Investment in the Ecological Future

13:45 - 14:00
ROUND TABLE: Rotary All by One, Empowered for the Highest Rangeability and Accuracy

14:00 - 14:15
DISCUSSION: SESSION 2

14:15 - 14:30 Exhibition area
OPENING OF THE POSTER SESSION

  • Utilization of Cryogenic Energy From the Natural Gas Regasification Terminal
  • New Opportunities of Gas Supply in the Frame of the New Geopolitical Influence
  • In-Line Inspection of Pipeline Ivana K – Pula Terminal
  • The Influence of the Introduction of the Natural Gas to Coal and Wood Biomass Combustion on the Emissions of the Components of Flue Gases
  • Turbo Expander – Potential for Application in the City Gate Stations
  • Implementation of Process Safety Management in INA Jadran
  • Development of European Gas Transport System

14:30 - 14:45 room Camelia 2
PRESS CONFERENCE

Lunch break until the next topic (until 16:00 o’clock)

INTRODUCTORY PRESENTATIONS AND PANEL DISCUSSION: „FUTURE CONSTRUCTION OF GAS INFRASTRUCTURAL FACILITIES IN CROATIA AND IN EUROPE“

16:00 - 16:15
New Main Gas Pipeline Zlobin-Omišalj (Evacuation Pipeline)

16:15 - 16:30
Current State of the Construction of the First Compressor Station on the Croatian Transmission System

16:30 - 16:45
„Grubišno Polje“ Gas Field – Additional Exploration and Underground Gas Storage Construction

16:45 - 17:00
Flexible Pipes Solutions in Gas Transmission

17:00 - 17:15
Certification of a LNG Floating Receiving Terminal

17:15 - 17:30
The Outlook of LNG Imports to Europe Using LNG Terminals

17:30 - 17:45
PANEL DISCUSSION: SESSION 3

SMART TECHNOLOGIES IN GAS AND ENERGY SYSTEMS

17:30 - 17:45
Providing Information to Transport System Users in Accordance With EU Regulation 312/2014 – Challenges and Solutions

17:45 - 18:00
Failure Prediction in Gas Transmission System Using Advanced Technology

18:00 - 18:15
Influence of Gas Composition on Accuracy of Gas Flow with Different Measurement Technology – Preliminary Report

18:15 - 18:30
Possibilities of Gas Transmission System Development within the Future Energy Development Strategy of the Republic of Croatia until 2030 with a View to 2050

18:30 - 18:45
ROUND TABLE: Suppression, with Extinguishing Powder, of Flames that Appeared at the Outlet of the Vent on LNG Tank Relief Valve

18:45 - 19:00
DISCUSSION: SESSION 4

20:30 - 22:30 Main restaurant of the Grand Hotel Adriatic
NETWORKING COCKTAIL PARTY

Thursday, May 9th

INTRODUCTORY PRESENTATIONS AND PANEL DISCUSSION: „INNOVATION AND TRANSFER OF TECHNOLOGIES AND THEIR ROLE IN THE GAS INDUSTRY“

9:00 - 9:15
ROUND TABLE: LPWAN Basis for IoT and Digital Transformation in Gas Business. Sigfox in Croatia

9:15 - 9:30
Innovation, Technology Transfer and their Role in Oil & Gas Industry

9:30 - 9:45
Revitalization of Remote Control System in NDC/RDC Plinacro

9:45 - 10:00
Digital System for Maintenance of Industrial Environments with Augmented Reality Visualisation and SCADA Integration

10:00 - 10:15
Application of web GIS in Development of Smart Gas Grid

10:15 - 10:30
AIR-RMLD Aerial Remote Methane Leak Detector

10:30 - 10:45
ROUND TABLE: Plexor, a New and Innovative Way of Functional and Visual Inspection of Gas Pressure Regulating Stations

10:45 - 11:00
ROUND TABLE: Intelligent Pipeline Integrity Management System

11:00 - 11:15
PANEL DISCUSSION: SESSION 5

11:15 - 11:30
COFFEE & NETWORKING BREAK – Sponsor: Gradska plinara Zagreb – Opskrba d. o. o., Zagreb, Hrvatska

Sponsor: Gradska plinara Zagreb – Opskrba d. o. o., Zagreb, Hrvatska

INTRODUCTORY PRESENTATIONS AND PANEL DISCUSSION: „TODAY’S GAS MARKET IN THE EU AND CROATIA AND CHALLENGES IN THE FUTURE“

11:30 - 11:45
Demonstrating Compliant Gas Quality Measurements

11:45 - 12:00
Challenges of Public Procurement Procedures for Natural Gas Supply

12:00 - 12:15
Digital Recording of Consumption Volumes in the Gas Supply by Reading App’s

12:15 - 12:30
ROUND TABLE: Gas Trading on the Emerging Markets of CEEs

12:30 - 12:45
ROUND TABLE: Breakthrough Into the Market of the Gradska Plinara Zagreb – Opskrba: Usage of the New Online Platforms for Stimulating End-Users

12:45 - 13:00
PANEL DISCUSSION: SESSION 6

Lunch break until the next topic (until 16:30 o’clock)

INTRODUCTORY PRESENTATIONS AND PANEL DISCUSSION: „THE POTENTIAL OF THE USE OF GAS IN TRANSPORT AND ASSOCIATED ISSUES“

16:30 - 16:45
Natural Gas as a Significant Motor Fuel in Air Quality Improvement

16:45 - 17:00
Funding Opportunities for NGVS: A Roadmap to Brussels

17:00 - 17:15
Evolution of Turkish LPG, Autogas and LNG Market

17:15 - 17:30
ROUND TABLE: LNG Clean Fuel – Vehicle Fueling, Bunkering and Power Generation

17:30 - 17:45
ROUND TABLE: Incentives for Use of Natural Gas Powered Vehicles in Transport

17:45 - 18:00
Increasing the Use of Natural Gas in Transport in the Republic of Croatia

18:00 - 18:15
PANEL DISCUSSION: SESSION 7 – Sponsor: IVECO

Sponsor: IVECO

VARIOUS ISSUES IN THE GAS AND ENERGY PROFESSION

18:15 - 18:30
Utilizing the Fuel Flexibility of Gas Turbines to Support Renewables and Decarbonize Energy Production

18:30 - 18:45
The Results of Gas Production Increase by Mobile Compressors Skid Units From the Mature Gas Fields „Podravina Deep“

18:45 - 19:00
Wastegas Usage on the Jakuševec – Zagreb Landfill and Challenges in the Future

19:00 - 19:15
Gasification of Dalmatia: Support to Protection of Environment and Human Health

19:15 - 19:30
LNG Regasification: Capital Optimization at Early Design Stages

19:30 - 19:45
ROUND TABLE: Development Opportunites through Welding Quality Systems

19:45 - 20:00
DISCUSSION: SESSION 8

20:30 - 22:30 Outdoor pool area of Grand Hotel Adriatic
NETWORKING COCKTAIL PARTY

Friday, May 10th

ISSUES RELATING TO GAS DISTRIBUTERS IN TERMS OF SYSTEM EFFICIENCY AND SECURITY

9:00 - 9:15
High Quality Steel Pipeline Maintenance – a Prerequisite for Long-Term Use

9:15 - 9:30
Balancing the Pressures of the Gas Distribution System City Gasworks Zagreb Ltd.

9:30 - 9:45
Application of GIS Technology and Artificial Intelligence in the Natural Gas Supply Sector

9:45 - 10:00
Reconstruction of the Gas Network – From the Idea Until Realisation

10:00 - 10:15
ROUND TABLE: Diagnostics of Cathodic Protection and Coating Condition of Buried Steel Pipelines Using the Combined CIPS / DCVG Technique

10:15 - 10:30
ROUND TABLE: Fastra Company Ltd. – Specialist in the Service of Pipelines System – Producer of Special Equipment for Pipeline Systems and Supplier of Complete Pipeline Repair System

10:30 - 10:45
DISCUSSION: SESSION 9

TECHNICAL REGULATIONS, RULES OF THE PROFESSION AND CONSUMER RIGHTS

10:45 - 11:00
DVGW Code of Practice G 600 – TRGI Technical Rule for Gas Installations

11:00 - 11:15
Energy Infrastructure, Energy Undertaking and Concessions on Maritime Demesne

11:15 - 11:30
The Rigidity of the Croatian Law on Flammable Liquids and Gases and the Responsibility of Gas Distribution System Operators

11:30 - 11:45
Legal Challenges for Companies and Regulators With Bundled Products

11:45 - 12:00
Impact of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on Blockchain Technology in Energetics

12:00 - 12:15
DISCUSSION: SESSION 10

12:15 - 12:30
ORGANISER ‘S CLOSING SPEECH