gasworld’s CO2 Summit 2019 is now officially underway with discussion focusing on the key issues in the carbon dioxide (CO2) sector in Innsbruck, Austria.

A sell-out event of 140 delegates, from 29 different nations, are at the stunning and snowy Interalpen Hotel Tyrol in the heart of the Alps to hear keynote presentations and discussion from experts and industry big players.

The event will explore the key trends and opportunities in today’s COsupply chain, from new and alternative sourcing channels to evolving production technologies and the development of end-user applications.

Experts from a variety of companies will be on hand to present and speak on the new, the trending and the traditional applications which are driving demand as well as new technologies.


The Summit On The Slopes will also provide invaluable networking opportunities between gas suppliers, end-users and equipment innovators alike.

gasworld Publishing Director Martyn Hammond has just opened the event, which will now be followed by a variety of keynote speakers covering the hot topics in the COindustry here at a snowy Interalpen Hotel Tyrol.

Hammond said, “I am very excited to welcome our delegates to this beautiful setting in Austria for our second gasworld COSummit at this venue.”

“We are proud to have some of the most prestigious speakers from the COindustry as well as high-profile end-users on the agenda and I hope that delegates enjoy the hospitality at this fabulous location. We’re delighted to welcome lots of new faces to the event, as well as our returning delegates for some excellent networking opportunities and presentations,” Hammond continued.




A variety of industry specialists will deliver engaging speeches throughout the day, including:

  • Nicolas Clerget, Heineken
  • Rohit Thawani, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Jennifer Willis-Jones, Fertiliser Week
  • Puneet Sood, Air Liquide
  • Gary Robson, Unisensor Sensorsysteme GmbH, Sure Purity Ltd
  • Dominique Kronenberg, Climeworks
  • Stefan Pleintinger, Linde Engineering
  • Henrik Lyhne, Pentair Union Engineering
  • Angelica Cortinovis, TPI
  • Robert Niven, CarbonCure Technologies
  • Rob Cockerill, gasworld
  • Stephen B. Harrison, sbh4 consulting
  • Fabian Weber, ASCO (session chair)
  • Dr. Graciela Chichilnisky, Global Thermostat (session chair)

Follow the summit

Stay up-to-date with all the latest news, views and developments at the 2019 CO2 Summit via the gasworld website, updated throughout the event.

gasworld will also be tweeting live updates during the conference, which you can follow on Twitter using the hashtag #GWEurope2019

A full review of the conference will be published in the forthcoming editions of both gasworld and gasworld (US) magazine.