PROGRAM

Wednesday May 10, 2017

Introduction: Angelo Meola, President Mirumir

9 am WELCOME

9.30 am -1.45 pm PLENARY SESSION - Eolie Hall

LNG AND SMALL SCALE LNG INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK

Greetings of national and local authorities
Donatella Chiodo, Chairman Mostra D’Oltremare *
Paolo D’Ermo, Secretary General World Energy Council Italy

Chairman: Sergio Garribba, Chairman Scientific Committee ConferenzaGNL

WORLD

Small Scale to large market, a global vision
Daria Nochevnik, Deputy Head Greek Energy Forum
Fred H. Hutchison, Executive Director LNG Allies
Lin Wensheng, Professor Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Upcoming International Maritime Organisation’s decisions
Loukas Kontogiannis, Secretary of the Sub-Committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers, IMO

EUROPE
The Mediterranean area and LNG: a strategic area and a strategic fuel
Samuele Furfari Adviser to the Deputy General Director of DG Energy, European Commission

LNG in the EU – Small scale, large potential
Beate Raabe, Secretary General Eurogas

International best experiences
Mr. José Enrique Murcia, Head of Small Scale Enagas
Elio Ruggeri, Senior Vice President Gas Supply Origination & Infrastructures EDISON
Jon van Oostrom, Business Development Director ENGIE Gas Chain, Corporate Headquarters

Conclusion
Mauro Libè, Advisor for the Minister of the Environment, Italy

1.15 pm LUNCH BREAK

3.00 - 6.00 pm DISCUSSION SESSION Eolie Hall

 LNG FOR HEAVY ROAD TRANSPORT

In this session will be presented the last infrastructural and technological deployments for heavy road transport, new trucks, agricultural tractors and mining trucks, that can use LNG. The session will provide the participants also with an updated overview on new service stations.

Chairman: Deborah Appolloni, journalist

Introduction
Andrea Gerini, Secretary General NGVA Europe

Small Scale LNG Logistic and New service stations
Ludovico Ventriglia, General Secretary ANITA
Antonio Malvestio, President Freight Leaders Council
Davide Macor, Director – B2B Market Edison Energia
Alessandro Pasini, Councilor and Sales Manager Bernardini srl

Trucks and mining trucks: best experiences
Fabio Pellegrinelli,  Gas Business Development Iveco Italy Market
Riccardo Piccolo, LNG Sales manager Italy & Swiss Ham Italia
Roberto Roasio, Business Development Manger Ecomotive solutions

3.00 - 5.00 pm DISCUSSION SESSION Capri Hall

PROSPECTS FOR MINI LIQUEFACTION AND BIO LNG

In this session will be presented latest technological developments and innovations in the field of micro and mini liquefaction of liquefied natural gas derived from fields, pipelines, organic waste and agricultural waste (“zero impact” Bio LNG).

Chairman: Diego Gavagnin, Scientific Committee ConferenzaGNL

The potential of Biomethane
Lorenzo Maggioni, Head of Research and Development Consorzio Italiano Biogas (CIB)

Micro and Mini liquefaction for Bio LNG, technologies
Marco Spitoni, Polytechnic University of Marche Region in Ancona

Bio LNG for the completion of the natural gas distribution network  for vehicles
Flavio Merigo, NGV Italy-president IsoTC22/Sc41

LNG production from national natural gas fields
Romano Giglioli, Professor of Energy Engineering at the University of Pisa

Thursday May 11, 2017

9.30 - 11.30 am PLENARY SESSION Eolie Hall

ITALY AND NEW LNG FRONTIERS

Institutional greetings – Introduction
Prof. Ing.  Ennio Cascetta, Chief of the Technical Structure of Mission for the strategic planning, infrastructure development and the high supervision at the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport

Chairman: Alessandro Ortis, Co-President Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean

ITALY

Italy’s commitment in the field of LNG and pollutant emissions reduction
Francesco Franchi, Chairman Federchimica – Assogasliquidi
Luciano Buscaglione, General Manager ANIGAS

Italian experiences and excellences in the field of Small Scale LNG
Tommaso Franci, Senior Advisor REF-E
Andrea Arzà, Managing Director Liquigas
Massimo Santori, Institutional relations EMEA & APAC Region CNH Industrial

11.30 am – 1.30 pm DISCUSSION SESSION Eolie Hall

LNG FOR MARITIME TRANSPORT AND INLAND NAVIGATION

Prospects for LNG as maritime fuel in the Mediterranean Area and in the route between Suez and Gibraltar are discussed. The session will host projects on operations or buildings of vessels fuelled by LNG. Focus is as well on the interaction between port systems and LNG as fuel and on new engine solutions for navigation across short and long distances

Chairman: Angelo Scorza, Managing Director Ship2shore

Current Activities and Perspectives for LNG in the maritime transport sector
Maria Cristina Zuchi, Maritime transport Dept., Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport, Italy

The advantages of LNG in the commercial and tourist ports
Pietro Spirito, President Central Tyrrhenian Sea Port System
Francesco Maria di Majo, President of Civitavecchia Port Authority
Mark Bell, General Manager Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel (SGMF)

Logistic and bunkering options
Marika Venturi, Chairman Assocostieri

A new age for ships and vessels fuelled by LNG
Bartlomiej Kolosowski, Noble Denton marine services manager DNV GL

New engines solutions for short and long routes
Marco Golinelli, Director Energy Solutions Italy Wartsila

11.30 am - 1.00 pm DISCUSSION SESSION Capri Hall

SMALL SCALE LNG FOR INDUSTRY AND SMALL GRIDS 

Prospects are presented on LNG logistic infrastructures (existing or planned) for industries, isolated grids and large/small islands.

Chairman: Rita Caroselli, General Director Federchimica- Assogasliquidi

Methanisation of Sardinia, an international model
Maria Grazia Piras, Councilor for Industry, Sardinia Region

The primary logistics for LNG distribution
Alessandro Fino, CEO at OLT OFFSHORE LNG TOSCANA

Small scale LNG for off-grid industries
Massimiliano Naso,  Industrial Sales Manager Italy Liquigas

The regulation of network deployment with LNG
Stefano Caruggi, Directorate of Infrastructure and Unbundling Italian Regulatory Authority for Electricity and Gas

The technical regulation of LNG final uses
Cristiano Fiameni, Technical Director of the Italian Gas Committee (CIG)

The case history of the City of Molveno
Clara Campestrini, Former Manager of the Municipality of Molveno (TN)

1.30 pm LUNCH BREAK

3.30 - 5.00 pm PLENARY SESSION Eolie Hall

POLICIES AND PROGRAMS FOR ACTION IN THE EURO-MED AREA

Session focuses on policies and programs that countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea are setting for the promotion of LNG as a clean fuel.

Keynote speech
Valeria Termini, Vice President of the Mediterranean Energy Regulators MEDREG*

Institutional Roundtable

Many countries for a common objective: the blue Euro Mediterranean area
Moderator: Marco Margheri, Chairman WEC Italy

Introduction: Houda Ben Jannet Allal, General Director Observatoire Méditerranéen de l’Energie

Vitaly FADEEV, Councilor of the Russian Federation in Rome, Italy
Alexandra Meli, Officer in the Office of the Prime Minister (Energy and Projects), Malta
Mr. Abderrahim El Hafidi, Secretary General of the Department of Energy and Mines, Morocco
Amit Mor, CEO Eco Energy Financial & Strategic Consulting Ltd., Israel

Shermine Dajani CEO PanMed Energy, Jordan

 5.00 pm CONCLUSIONS
Gilberto Dialuce, Director General, Directorate for Security of Supply and Energy Infrastructures, MISE, Italy