Preliminary Programme

in .pdf form
for print
Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

8:30 - 9:00
Registration of participants and distribution of materials

9:00 - 11:00
1st Chapter

turned_inCroatian Gas Industry

  • Welcome speeches by representatives of the Organizer, sponsors and the main co-organizers
  • Presentations on the following topics:
    • news from the legislative and political environment of the gas market
    • operation of the gas system during the heating season 2016/2017.
    • situation on the gas market and the further development of the gas system
  • Speakers: representatives of relevant authorities and institutions (ministries, energy regulator, operators of the market), leading gas and energy companies, the gas suppliers and system operators

11:00 - 11:30
coffee break

11:30 - 13:00
2nd Chapter

turned_inGas Usage - Efficient and Safe

  • Presentations on the following topics:
    • new technical solutions for the gas usage and flue gases outlet that are offered by the leading manufacturers
    • measuring, testing and control of gas and flue gas installations
    • examples of energy renovation of the heat source of the heating system
  • Speakers: representatives of equipment manufacturers, designers, contractors

13:00 - 13:45
lunch break

13:45 - 15:45
3rd Chapter

turned_inROUND TABLE: The Gas Market Liberalization

  • Opening presentations
  • Topics for discussion:
    • what the final liberalization of the gas market brings for the members of the 'gas chain' (suppliers, distributors, consumers)
    • what are the experiences from other countries
    • the consolidation of distributors and suppliers: when and how
  • Participants: representatives of relevant authorities and institutions, the gas suppliers and distribution system operators

15:45 - 16:15
coffee break

16:15 - 17:00
4th Chapter

turned_inA Chain is as Strong as its Weakest Link

  • Presentations on the following topics:
    • design, construction, testing and maintenance of gas and flue gas installations
    • new standards and regulations in the gas technology and chimney-sweeping business
    • relations between the members of the 'gas chain'
  • Discussion - answers to questions
  • Speakers: representatives of the designers, gas installers and gas fitters, chimney sweepers and distribution system operators

final word from the Organizer
The final Program will be determined by the Council on the 16th. Forum on Gas, after receiving all the applications for presentations.