Welcome Message

Dear Industry Colleagues,

On behalf of SZW Group, it is our sincere pleasure to invite you to attend the World Gas & LNG Conference-Exhibition, Russia 2016, which will be organized on May 30-31, Moscow.

It is the best platform to help Russia gas authorities and operators solve challenges in gas industry development & pipeline & LNG projects, also a good opportunity for service and technology providers to show their technical competitive edge to help the local stakeholders developing gas to pipeline and LNG strategies.

This annual conference will bring more players to Russia market, estimating around 200 industry professionals participating. It will act as the best bridge for foreigners to network with the local Govs & key stakeholders and more clearly & exactly grasp the updated information about the regulations, pipeline & LNG projects, planning & long-term strategies. Besides, the special session “Asia gas buyers’ perspectives” will help us to evaluate the potential of Russia new strategies to expand Asia market, and the “international projects case studies” will help Russia players to enrich their technical knowledge.

We welcome all the gas professionals to join this conference to share what you know and get what you want to know.

Best regards,
Organizing Committee of World Gas & LNG Conference-Exhibition, Russia 2016


May 30, 2016

Session 1: Russia New Gas Strategies for New Markets

  • Examining the global gas trade market to explore the business opportunities for investors and technology providers under the low gas price
  • Russia LNG strategy: finding the outlet at the geopolitics stalemate
  • The political and commercial dynamics of Russia's gas export strategy
  • Learning Russia gas market structure and plans of major players
  • Session 2: Optimizing Gas Related Policy and Regulatory Frameworks

  • Bank issues confronted by sponsors when raising project financing
  • Panel Discussion: Discussing the opportunities & challenges brought by Russia gas market liberalization
  • May 30, 2016

    Session 3: Asia Gas Buyers’ Perspectives Focus

  • Analyzing China's natural gas imports and prospects to evaluate future potential of gas trade between Russia & China
  • Japan domestic gas consumption and S&D prospect
  • Energy security: India Gas Visions
  • Session 4: Securing LNG Projects Delivery Successfully

  • Optimizing LNG transportation solutions to reduce the project cost and enhance efficiency
  • Environmental, health, and safety guidelines for liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities
  • The challenges in structuring the contractual relationship between a license holder and operator
  • Gala Dinner
  • May 31, 2016

    Session 5: Projects Update and Q&A Session

  • Yamal LNG Projects—one of the world biggest LNG projects located near the Arctic
  • LNG Project Q & A Session: Yamal LNG , Pechora LNG, Sakhalin LNG 2, Baltic LNG, Vladivostock LNG, and so on
  • The backbone of the EGP (Eastern Gas Program)-Power of Siberia Pipeline projects updates
  • The Western sanctions and the Sakhalin-2 LNG project development
  • Session 6: International LNG Project Case Study

  • Development of the small-scale LNG infrastructure in Central Europe: new niche markets
  • Australia Case study: Prelude Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) Development
  • Mozambique Case study: The most promising LNG projects for East Africa LNG export vision
  • Panel Discussion: Financing strategies for LNG projects in Russia
  • May 31, 2016

    Session 7: Technology Innovations in Pipeline, LNG Shipping, LNG Plant & Terminal

  • Technical aspects and innovations in building liquefaction facilities in the in extremely cold conditions
  • Commercial and technical issues in building FSUR
  • LNG Ship Standards & Classification
  • FLNG VS Conventional LNG Plant
  • LNG pipeline & storage monitoring solutions
  • Economics of building Small-Scale LNG
  • In the event brochure, you will know that the 2-day conference this year will focus on Russian LNG & pipeline project and LNG/FLNG shipping potential.


  • Russia New Gas Strategies for New Asia Markets
  • Interpretation of Latest Gas Policy: Pipeline Excess, Export License…
  • Asia and Global Gas Buyers’ Perspectives Focus
  • How to Reduce Project Cost and Risk of Gas & LNG Project
  • Pipeline & LNG Projects Update: Yamal LNG, Sakhalin LNG…
  • LNG Project Case Study of Export Competitors like Australia and Mozambique
  • Technology Innovations in Pipeline, LNG Shipping, LNG Plant & Terminal
  • NOC /IOC
  • Government Agency & Research/Academic Institute
  • LNG Company
  • LNG Trading Company
  • LNG Equipment and Service Vendor
  • EPC Contractor
  • Pipeline Contractor
  • LNG Shipping Operator
  • Shipyard/Ship Owner/Ship Leasing Company
  • Law Firm & Energy Consulting & Risk Management Company
  • Investment Bank & Insurance Company & Financial Institute