A call for abstracts

The world’s largest and most prestigious global gas event, the 27th World Gas Conference (WGC 2018) is coming to Washington D.C. in June 2018. The event marks the first time in WGC’s 86-year history where it will be held in a country that is both the world’s largest gas consumer and gas producer.

Held under the patronage of the International Gas Union (IGU) and the American Gas Association (AGA), WGC 2018 receives unrivalled industry support and exceptional participation, with over 40 global energy industry leaders already confirmed as keynote speakers.

Under the theme ‘Fueling the Future’ the event aims to solidify the pivotal role of natural gas as a critical source of energy that is clean, abundant, economical and sustainable. 500 high-level speakers will present their views on the most timely and topical, technical, commercial and strategic, issues and opportunities facing the natural gas industry.

The call for abstracts is an opportunity for industry leaders worldwide to be part of the official five-day conference programme and showcase their expertise to the global gas industry. The call for abstracts will close on 1st September 2017.

 WGC 2018’s Executive Director, Jay Copan, commented, “There is a critical need for industry participants and policy makers to collaborate to advance the role of natural gas in the global energy mix.”

 From 25th to 29th June 2018, Washington DC is expected to host 12,000 attendees, 500 speakers and 350 exhibiting companies from 100 countries.

 For more information and to submit an abstract to speak: www.wgc2018.com