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Flame 2020


11 May 2020 to 13 May 2020


Hotel Okura



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Event Description

Flame is Europe’s largest and most influential meeting place for the global gas industry. Taking place on 11 - 13 May, Flame 2020 will provide a vital forum for 600+ gas professionals to discuss the effects of decarbonisation policy, the security of supply implications of new and existing gas infrastructure, the progress of European gas market integration and the outlook for global LNG supplies.

The conference is renowned for the quality of its speaker faculty, the seniority of its attendees and the scope of its discussions.

Alongside the two-day main conference, attendees have the option to choose between a variety of co-located summits and add on events, including the Global LNG Summit, Flame Traders’ Day, the Energy Transition World Forum, Floating LNG Global, Women at Flame and the Biogas Development Forum.



Key topics:

  • The European Green Deal: how will natural gas infrastructure fare under the new decarbonisation package?
  • Learnings from the last round of LNG project financing: can projects with alternative financing methodologies succeed without IOC backing?
  • Hydrogen and biomethane: what does the commercial landscape look like for new projects, and is more regulatory support needed?
  • CEE and the East Med: new infrastructure, new projects and new sources of supply.
  • Sector coupling: charting a course towards a better integrated, more resilient European energy system.

Key speakers:

  • Ann Collins, General Manager, Gas Market Development, Shell
  • Klaus-Dieter Bochardt, Deputy Director General, European Commission
  • Laszlo Varro, Chief Economist, IEA
  • Anita Odera, Chief Commercial Officer, Tellurian
  • Helle Ostergaard Kristiansen, CEO, Danske Commodities
  • Dieter Helm, Fellow, New College Oxford
  • Marta Kamola-Martines, Gas Director, Gobal Industry Hub, Engie
  • Noe van Hulst, Hydrogen Envoy, Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy
  • Ann-Sophie Corbeau, Head of Gas Analysis, BP



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