IGRC2014 Newsletter 10, August 2014
... gas will play an increasing role in the future energy mix, and technology will be the key to
the future business model for gas growth ...
Almost 600 registeredAlmost 600 gas professionals from some 40 countries representing all regions of the world have now registered for the IGRC2014 in Copenhagen. "Registrations are still coming in at a steady pace, so we expect to pass 600 within short time. A very good result indeed. IGRC2014 is a great opportunity to meet gas professionels from all over the world and learn about the hottest technology issues. So I am really not surprised to experience this kind of good turnout", says Conference Director Peter I. Hinstrup.
Please note that hotel rooms are nearly sold out, so please act now if you need accommodation.
Register and join 600 gas professionals at IGRC2014
Alexander Medvedev confirmed speakerAlexander Medvedev, Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, will attend IGRC2014 and give a speech at the Conference Dinner. Marc Florette, Digital Director, GDF Suez will also speak at the Conference Dinner.
Find information on when and where Mr. Medvedev and Mr. Florette will speak
IEA Gas and Oil Technology Workshop joins IGRC2014 - INVITATIONA workshop is set up by the Dutch TNO Energy Department in cooperation with the IEA’s Gas and Oil Technology Implementation Agreement (GOTIA) on September 16 at the Tivoli Congress Center immediately preceeding the IGRC2014. The workshop will entail a presentation and overview of the GOTIA focus areas and a briefing on the current research projects.
Find the invitation here - Register for the workshop at www.tno.nl
Ambitious programme now finalisedThe IGRC2014 programme is now finalised. It comprises just over 400 papers out of which some 100 are presentations in the 28 oral - and workshop sessions and some 300 are poster presentations in the 10 poster sessions. See the full programme, all abstracts and all authors
Meet the IGRC2014 exhibitorsIn addition to the technical conference programme, IGRC2014 will feature an exhibition of advanced gas technology equipment and services from gas companies and manufacturers around the world.
See the preliminary list of exhibitors and an exhibition plan
There are only a few stands left, and they are offered on a first-come-first-served basis. So if you want to be sure to have a stand, we recommend you book now.
Read more and download the exhibition prospectus
Accompanying persons programme sold outMore than 45 accompanying persons have now been registered and we are sorry to have to close for further registrations due to practical limitations.
Read more abot the accompanying persons programme
Conference appA conference app for iOS and Android mobiles and tablets will be made available to all delegates in due time before the conference. The app will make it easy to browse the programme, select sessions of interest and read the abstracts in those sessions. In addition the app will offer a list of delegates, room locations, technical tour information and information about the social programme and accompanying persons programme.
Low cost travel to CopenhagenCopenhagen is easy to reach with numerous international flights going to Kastrup, the international airport located within 15 minutes by car/train from the city center and Tivoli Congress Center - the IGRC2014 venue. Our Official Airline Network - Star Alliance - offers discount prices on many international flights.
See what Star Allliance can offer you
Education and science truck at IGRC2014The Energy Education truck, an initiative of GasTerra and Rijksuniversity of Groningen, is targeting high-school kids aiming to increase energy and science awareness. Wednesday and Thursday, September 17 and 18 the truck will be in front on the Tivoli Congress Center. Friday September 19, the truck will be located in front of the Copenhagen City Hall. To and from Copenhagen the truck will visit schools in Lubeck (Germany), Odense and Lyngby (Denmark). Read about the truck
Meet us on LinkedInIGRC2014 is present on LinkedIn where you can follow us
Key dates for your diary• Author submission of full papers: September 1, 2014
• Author submission of Powerpoint presentation: September 8, 2014
Quick links• Register for the conference and book hotel room and tours
• Book your exhibition space
• Book a meeting point at the Innovation and Student Forum
• Learn more about the Conference Programme
• Download the Sponsor Prospectus
• Contact the conference organisers
Find more information on www.igrc2014.com