Polish LNG Platform - Part Of World's Largest LNG Event
Polish LNG Platform representatives along with partners from “GoLNG”, an Interreg, BSR project attended the 19th International Conference & Exhibition - LNG 2019. Conference took place in Shanghai and was dedicated to the Liquefied Natural Gas industry. Global LNG leaders and experts gather together to discuss the active role natural gas will play in the global energy transformation, as well as new characteristics of the LNG market, new opportunities and the main challenges facing the industry.
LNG2019, the biggest LNG event in the world, saw its debut on Chinese soil this year. The conference’s history reaches as far as 50 years into the past and offers its attendees unrivalled networking opportunities. Over 11.000 delegates and 240 international speakers participated in the event.
On 3rd April, the workshop “LNG as Future Marine Fuel: Trends and Challenges” was held at the Shanghai Maritime University and organized by the World Maritime University. The seminar was focused on Blue Corridor Strategy, the business case of Bio-LNG at Samsoe Island, The analysis on the safety operations of LNG transportation and Baltic Sea Region including shipping, LNG Value Chain and LNG bunkering experience. In addition, Cosco Shipping LNG Investment presented their LNG practices and transportation review, and Guangzhou Shipyard International spoke about LNG application on board-Gotland Visborg. The workshop provided the unique chance to exchange best practices and views with Chinese companies, maritime administration representatives and members of the academia.
On 4th Apil, Baltic Sea Region LNG Cluster signed official cooperation agreement with Chinese LNG Cluster, expanding the scope of activities to international level.
The LNG 2019 in Shanghai was summarized as a very positive event for GoLNG project with new members to the LNG Technology pool, Experts Network and BSR Cluster as well with new additions to the Polish LNG Platform.