THE CONFERENCE OPENS IN

THE AUTUMN GAS CONFERENCE

Vienna House Diplomat Prague

9 NOVEMBER 2020

9AM TO 9.30PM

10 NOVEMBER 2020

8.30AM TO 3.30PM

Meet professionals

in the gas industry

REFRESHMENTS INCLUDED

THE AUTUMN GAS CONFERENCE

The Czech Gas Industry in the Context of The National Energy and Climate Plan

This year the Czech Gas Association, one of the largest industry and professional associations in the Czech Republic, which brings together more than 200 major gas companies such as innogy Group companies, NET4GAS, Pražská plynárenská, E.ON, Moravské naftové doly and many others, organises the traditional Autumn Gas Conference in Prague on 9 & 10 November 2020. Held under the auspices of the Energy Regulatory Office, the conference’s motto this year is: The Czech Gas Industry in the Context of The National Energy and Climate Plan. GasNet is the General Partner of the conference. We expect to welcome more than 300 managers and experts from our corporate members and from abroad, state administration representatives, and other guests.

Conference streams

Gas in the decarbonisation matrix
  • Requirements for the gas sector following from the new and forthcoming national and European legislation
  • Does the European climate and energy policy take gas into account at all?
  • How to meet the energy and climate targets while maximising gas use in the Czech Republic?
  • Expected development of the European and Czech gas infrastructure
Gas as the key to preserving district heating
  • Potential for gas use in heat supply
  • Specific features of cooperation between the CDHA and CGA
  • Strategy of the heat supply industry and outputs from the Coal Commission
  • The legal, regulatory and financial framework allowing conversion of district heating plants to gas
  • The positive impact of the conversion of the heat supply industry to gas on air quality in the Czech Republic
  • Requirements for the development of the gas infrastructure related to the conversion of CHP plants to gas
Gas as the stabiliser of the Czech electricity grid & Gas unites!
  • Projection of the Czech energy mix for the coming years, decommissioning of coal fired plants and methods of their replacement
  • Advantages of gas fired power stations in the provision of ancillary services and balancing energy
  • The potential of high-efficiency cogeneration and gas engines
  • Comparing a hybrid system with full-scale electrification: capex, operation, meeting the energy and climate targets, security and stability
  • The gas industry as a means of control (flexibility) for the electric grid
  • Pilot projects
Gas in the clean mobility matrix
  • Impacts of coronavirus on the gas market
  • The way the market responded (demand, problems, and customers’ requirements on the DSO, transmission, etc.) and how we coped with the situation
  • The way to control networks under such circumstances (the network control centre)
  • The view of a large supplier (retailer)
  • Current changes from the customers’ perspective and their priorities
Gas – and not only fossil!
  • How to acquire and retain customers
  • Local heating boiler replacements
  • The gas industry’s contribution to energy savings at final customers (voluntary agreements)
Gas and its trading in the (post-)Covid era
  • Expected future development of gas mobility
  • The gas industry’s contribution to achieving the RES target in transport
  • LNG development options in the Czech Republic
  • A car maker’s view of the future of gas mobility
Gas through the final customers’ viewfinder
  • The potential for renewable and decarbonised gases in the Czech Republic
  • Readiness of the gas infrastructure
  • Economics of renewable and decarbonised gases
  • Practical experience from the first projects
Plyn a mladá generace

Program na 9. listopad 2020

Podzimní plynárenská konference


Program na 10. listopad 2020

Podzimní plynárenská konference


CONTACT

The Czech Gas Association (CGA)

U Plynárny 223/42, 140 00 Prague 4

VENUE

Vienna House Diplomat Prague

Evropská 370/15, 160 41 Praha 6

AUSPICES

Generální partner

Mediální partneři

ACCOMMODATION

Vienna House Diplomat Prague
Evropská 15, 160 41, Prague 6

Conference participants arrange their accommodation.


RESERVE ACCOMMODATION

REGISTRATION

THE AUTUMN GAS CONFERENCE

CONTACT PERSON
OTHER PARTICIPANTS
REGISTRATION FEE (INCL. 21% VAT) by 30 Jun 2020 by 31 Aug 2020 after 1 Sept 2020
CZK 9,680 / 375 EUR CZK 10,890 / 422 EUR CZK 12,100 / 470 EUR
CZK 12,584 / 488 EUR CZK 14,157 / 549 EUR CZK 15,730 / 609 EUR
CZK 14,520 / 563 EUR CZK 16,335 / 633 EUR CZK 18,150 / 703 EUR
CZK 3,872 / 150 EUR CZK 4,356 / 169 EUR CZK 4,840 / 187 EUR
CZK 5,324 / 206 EUR CZK 5,990 / 232 EUR CZK 6,655 / 258 EUR

REGISTRATION FEE PAYMENT

Proforma invoice will be sent to contact person by e-mail after confirmation of acceptance of registration form. The tax document [invoice] will be rendered within 15 days of taxable supply.
The registration is firm. We charge handling fee of CZK 1,000 in the case of cancelling registration in writing by 30 September 2020. Following this date we will charge the whole registration fee. Substitution of participants is possible.