Tuesday, 20 March 2018

The conference will run from 09.00 to 14.30 and include the following parts:


08.30-09.00 Registration & coffee

Welcome speech

Klaus Schäfer – President of Eurogas / CEO of Uniper

Philippe Van Deven – Vice President of NGVA Europe / Director General GNVERT-ENGIE


A new paradigm for mobility

In discussion: Klaus Schäfer, Philippe Van Deven and
Jeffrey Skeer – Senior Programme Officer for Technology Cooperation – The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)


Panel 1: Sustainable fuels – Many options, much potential?

Ansgar Christ – Director, Division Powertrain Solutions for Passenger Cars and Light Duty Vehicles – Bosch

Kristian Ruby – Secretary General – eurelectric

Lajos Veer – Team lead – Shell Downstream LNG Road

Dr. Andrew Noble – Head of Commercial Vehicle and Off-Highway Market Sector – Ricardo UK

Eva Hennig – Head of Department of Policy Issues – Thüga


Followed by Q&A / Discussion with audience

11.30-11.50 Coffee break 

Panel 2: How to make it happen – Which political and legislative framework?

Alexandre Paquot – HoU Road Transport – European Commission – DG CLIMA

Khurram Gaba – Policy Planning Executive – ExxonMobil

Per-Olof Granström – Director, Energy –  CERRE

Lennart Pilskog – LNG Senior Advisor – AB Volvo

Dr. Guy Walker – Associate Professor – Heriot Watt University


Followed by Q&A / Discussion with audience


Concluding remarks

Helmut Morsi – Adviser to the Director for Investment, Innovative and Sustainable Transport – European Commission – DG MOVE

13.30-14.30 Lunch


The conference is moderated by Alec Wilkinson, TV presenter/broadcast journalist.


The Eurogas Annual Conference will take place in cooperation with NGVA (the Natural & bio Gas Vehicle Association) Europe.

NGVA Europe