6th BALTIC GAS CONFERENCE 2022 – Vilnius

Programme

The programme for the 6th BALTIC GAS CONFERENCE in Vilnius is constantly being updated. 

10:00     Welcoming remarks by Dainius Kreivys, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania (tbc)

10:10     Panel

              The unified natural gas market - Status and how to improve the market further

              Moderator: Dennis Hesseling - ACER (tbc)

              Panelists:

  • Olli Sipilä, Gasgrid Finland Oy, FI

  • Ants Noot, Eesti Gaas AS, EE

  • Representative of Latvijas Gāze, LV

  • Representative Achema Group, LT

 

11:25     Project Update

              GIPL and its impact on the regional market

  • Nemunas Biknius, AB Amber Grid, LT (tbc)

 

11:35     Panel

              GIPL – What to expect for the Baltic market and how an expanded market could be built?

              Moderator:

              Panelists:

  • Nemunas Biknius, AB Amber Grid, LT (tbc)

  • Piotr Woźniak, Poland Oil and Gas (PGNiG), PL (tbc)

  • Gintaras Buzkys, GET Baltic Gas Exchange, LT (tbc)

 

12:35     Lunch & Networking

 

13:35     Keynote

              Energy aspects of the green deal

              Kadri Simson, European Commissioner for Energy

 

13:55     Panel

              Trading & Pricing: The market price development and its impact on the regional consumption

               Moderator: Gintaras Buzkys, GET Baltic Gas Exchange (tbc)

              Panelists:

  • Marti Hääl, Alexela Group, FI (tbc)

  • Representative of Gazprom, RU (tbc)

  • Representative of Enefit, Latvijas Gaze, LV (tbc)

  • Dan Dhramov /Jouni Liimatta, Gasum, FI (tbc)

  • Aleksei Novitsky – Ignitis Finland, FI (tbc)

  • Harri Mattila – Helen Oy, FI, (tbc)

 

14:55     Panel

              Hydrogen – Thinking through the revolution, how could it work in the Baltic Sea region

               Moderator:

              Panelists:

  • Herkko Plit, P2X Solutions Oy, FI (tbc)

  • Outi Ervasti Neste / Finnish H2 Cluster (tbc), FI

  • Representative of Hydrogen Europe, BE

  • Erik Rakhou, Energy and EU regulation policies expert, UK (tbc)

  • Nils Aldag, Sunfire GmbH, DE (tbc)

  • Petteri Laaksonen, Lappeenranta University of Technology, FI (tbc)

  • Sara Kärki, Gasgrid, FI (tbc)

 

15:55      Coffee break

16:15      Project and Market Updates (5-10 Minutes each)

 

  • LNG:

    • Klaipeda LNG, LT

    • Skulte, LV

    • Hamina, FI

    • Inčukalns, LV

  • Projects:

    • Baltic pipe, PL/NO

  • Hydrogen projects

 

16:45      Visionary Keynote

               Mika Anttonen, St1 Group, FI (tbc)

16:50      Panel 

               Innovations on the gas market

                Moderator:

               Panelists:

  • Saara Kujala /Matti Rautkivi, Ren-Gas, FI (tbc)

  • Eero Paunonen, Qpower, FI (tbc)

  • Matti Malkamäki, Hycamite, FI (tbc)

 

17:35     END