Global Ambassadors Network event, Canadian Embassy

On September 26, the Canadian Embassy in Washington DC hosted over 100 representatives from dozens of embassies, Capitol Hill and Administration policy makers, regulators, think tanks, energy experts and consultancies, to discuss the Natural Gas Industry and learn more about plans for WGC 2018. It was an outstanding program which included Pulitzer Prize winner Daniel…

NOC Honorary Members Announced

The WGC 2018 National Organizing Committee (NOC) are delighted to announce the addition of 32 new Honorary Members to the Committee. This list of senior level American public policy leaders includes 23 Members of Congress and 9 US Senators who will all serve on the NOC and help to develop and shape the event. Look out for further…

Natural Gas Roundtable Luncheon

On July 27 another World Gas Conference 2018 presentation took place at the Natural Gas Roundtable Luncheon at the University Club in Washington DC.   Several members of the American Gas Association were in attendance, and Executive Director Jay Copan delivered an update on the upcoming WGC 2018. Other attendees were from companies including Association of…

Young Professionals in Energy Networking Event

On July 26, the American Gas Association hosted a networking evening for Washington DC members of the Young Professionals in Energy group.  Nationwide the group has over 40,000 members, and 3,000 in the DC area, home of the 27th World Gas Conference 2018. Attendees were from different sectors of the industry, including representatives from companies such…

IGU endorsed APGC 2017 returns to Daegu this September

Hosted by Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS), Korea Gas Union (KGU) and Energy News, APGC2017 will once again take place in Daegu under the endorsement of the International Gas Union (IGU) and under the Patronage of Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and Ministry of Foreign Affairs. APGC began its new era of internationalization successfully last year, bringing over…

Natural Gas Caucus briefing on Capitol Hill hosts full house

IGU president David Carroll addressed standing room only Capitol Hill crowd at the Natural Gas Caucus briefing on June 29, discussing the global outlook for natural gas and the upcoming World Gas Conference 2018.   Cong. Gene Green (D-TX), co-chair of US House of Representatives Natural Gas Caucus with keynote speakers at the Congressional briefing –…

Global Market for #NatGas Has Arrived!

Long Promised, the Global Market for Natural Gas Has Finally Arrived

Liquefied gas, new infrastructure and revamped contracts have changed the calculus for consumers, countries and companies…

Read more at

https://www.wsj.com/articles/long-promised-the-global-market-for-natural-gas-has-finally-arrived-1496761392

@WGC2018 will feature keynotes from @IHSMarkit #Tellurian @Cheniere @Total @Shell Visit http://wgc2018.com/program

 

New report, ‘NATURAL GAS: FLIPPING THE SWITCH,’ underscores natural gas’ undisputable role as the cleanest fossil fuel

A new report on NATURAL GAS: FLIPPING THE SWITCH – Dawn of New Era by Investvine was launched at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in conjunction with the 19th Asia Oil and Gas Conference (AOGC). The launch, hosted by Malaysian Gas Association, was officiated by YBhg. Datuk Allauddin Hj Anuar, Deputy Director General (Sectoral), Economic…

Global Overview of the Outlook for the Gas Industry

The WGC 2018 Financial Advisory Board hosted a breakfast session on January 26 for sell-side analysts from the financial community to provide them with an outlook for the global gas industry. David Goldwyn, formerly Special Envoy for International Energy Affairs at the U.S Department of State is the featured speaker.   The event gave attendees the opportunity to hear…

The Globalization of the Natural Gas Industry

The Globalization of the Natural Gas Industry (Presented by the International Gas Union, the 27th World Gas Conference Global Ambassadors Network, the American Gas Association and the Embassy of Italy) On November 1, over 135 participants representing dozens of embassies, Capitol Hill and Administration policy makers, regulators, energy experts, think tanks and consultancies gathered at…

Putting gas industry customers on the stage at WGC 2018

Engagement of major gas industry customers is critical to growing the global gas market.  Industrial and electric power users of natural gas consume the majority of natural gas produced, and they are projected to consume even more over the next several decades. We are very pleased that the WGC 2018 planning team has begun working with major…

Gender Diversity in the Gas Industry

Gender Diversity in the Gas Industry   Today, March 8,  is International Women’s Day and we would like to recognize all the hardworking women in the natural gas industry and do more to help gender diversity! Happy #InternationalWomensDay   Various studies have shown that gender diversity is the smart thing for business.   Peterson Institute for…

WGC 2018 Launch Briefing in London, U.K.

Driving Industry Collaboration to Make the Case for Gas as a Solution to the Worlds Energy Challenges   On January 20, participants from around the world gathered in London to learn about the International Gas Union (IGU) and American Gas Association’s (AGA) plans to raise the voice for gas and reinforce natural gas’ position as…