Gastech, known as one of the worlds largest and most
prestigious LNG and natural gas conferences and exhibitions,
is coming to Singapore in 2015, the group announced on
The move reflects the countrys growing strategic
importance as a regional hub for the Asian gas market,
according to Gastech officials.
The build-up started with a launch event hosted by dmg ::
events, BG Group and the Energy Market Authority. The launch
attracted over 200 VIPs and stakeholders from the gas
industry including representatives from Chevron, Eon, the
High Commission of Canada, Pavilion Energy, Singapore LNG, UK
Trade & Investment, IE Singapore, Bank of
Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Shell, Government of Western Australia,
Keppel Energy, Gazprom Marketing & Trading, and many
At the announcement, officials also confirmed that
again produce the show daily newspaper for the four-day
We are proud to be bringing Gastech 2015 to Singapore
in October next year," said Matthew Meredith, executive vice
president for dmg :: events (UK) Ltd, the organisers for
Gastech. "After a successful partnership in London in 2012,
we are pleased to be working once again with BG Group on what
is already shaping up to be our biggest Gastech so far
75% of the exhibit space has already been reserved.
As Singapore celebrates its 50-year anniversary, it seeks to
play an increasingly important role in the Asian gas
industry, and with BG Groups close affiliation with the
region, Gastech 2015 arrives in Singapore at a pivotal time
for the industry.
As Singapores exclusive supplier and aggregator
of LNG of up to 3 million tonnes per annum, BG Group is
delighted to be hosting the Gastech Conference and Exhibition
here in 2015," said Anthony Barker, general manager for BG
Gas Marketing. "The long-term importance of Asias gas
markets was one of the reasons why BG Group recently moved
the centre of our global LNG and oil marketing business to
Singapore, so it is particularly fitting that one of the most
important LNG conferences in the world should take place here
We look forward to welcoming all of the industrys
key players to Gastech in October 2015 and participating in
some interesting discussions and debates on the future of the
global and regional LNG market," he added.
Held every 18 months, Gastech brings together the
international gas community to discuss the key commercial and
technical issues affecting the industry.
The event attracts over 20,000 international visitors, 2,000
conference delegates, 500 international, regional and local
exhibitors and is firmly established as one the worlds
leading LNG and natural gas events.
Gastech also brings the industry together through its
conference program, international exhibition and other show
features. The 2015 conference will feature 3 streams focusing
on Commercial, Marine & Shipping and Gas & LNG Technology
Additionally, its invite-only VIP program brings together
over 250 C-Level executives and government ministers, while
the Gastech student program and young engineers program
gathers over 150 of the best international students and
pre-qualified young professionals to learn and network with
people working across all areas of the industry.
At the exhibition, visitors are offered free technical
seminars at the Centres of Technical Excellence (CoTEs)
a platform for experts to present the latest
technologies across three specific industry sectors.
For more information about Gastech, visit