2nd IEA-IEF-OPEC Symposium on Gas and Coal Market Outlooks

Venue: IEA

Dates: 30 October 2014

Organiser: IEA, IEF, OPEC

Contact Email: gcp@iea.org

Background

Summary Report

 

SESSION 1 GAS MARKET DEVELOPMENTS IN THE SHORT, MEDIUM AND LONG TERM
Moderator: David Montgomery, Senior Vice President, NERA

• What will determine the place of gas in the future energy mix? Tim Gould, Head, Resources and Investment, IEA
Natural gas: outlook and changing trendss, Nadir Guerer, Senior Research Analyst , OPEC
Insights into dialogue and data in gas markets, Zack Henry, Director, Energy Dialogue, IEF
• Natural Gas Market Development and Trends, Radia Sedaoui, Head, Statistics and Gas Modelling, GECF (presentation not available)


Regional developments 
• North American developments and trends, Jérôme Ferrier, President, International Gas Union
Asian developments and trends, Bob (Hiroyuki) Takai President & CEO, Sumitomo Corporation Global Research
European developments and trends, Robert Oushoorn, PWC Partner/Global Leader, Gas Practice & Strategy


Developments in industry
New trends in the use of gas by the power, industrial and transportation sectors, Markus Becker, Global Leader, Government Affairs and Policy, GE Oil & Gas

SESSION 2 COAL MARKET DEVELOPMENTS IN SHORT, MEDIUM AND LONG TERM OUTLOOKS
Moderator: Taher Najah, Downstream Oil Industry Analyst, OPEC

Coal demand trends in OECD countries, Carlos Fernández Alvarez, Senior Coal Expert, IEA
• Perspectives for coal in Europe Mark Oliver Bettzüge, Director, Institute of Energy Economics, University of Cologne
Trade patterns in the coal markett, Eoghan Cunningham, CEO, Global Coal

Developments in industry
New trends of the coal industry, perspectives on China, Mark C. Thurber, Associate Director, Program on Energy and Sustainable Development, Stanford University

 

SESSION 3 GAS AND COAL COMPETITION IN THE POWER MARKET FROM A LONG-TERM SUSTAINABILITY PERSPECTIVE

Overview of Trends and Policies, Peter Ramsay, Managing Editor, Generation Fuels, Argus
European trends and developments, Hans ten Berge, Secretary General, Eurelectric
Asian developments and trends, Tatiana Mitrova, Head, Oil and Gas Department, Energy Research Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences

Developments in industry
Gas and coal substitution, technology and economics drivers, Peter Adam, Head, Project Development, Oil and Gas, Siemens