NGV Global has launched its comprehensive program and keynote speakers for the 15th NGV Global Conference, to be held March 20 – 23 at Rotterdam Ahoy, Rotterdam. NGV Global 2017 is the world’s leading natural gas for transportation conference, delivering a multi-stream event that incorporates road, marine and rail sectors.


Industry insights and panel discussions will feature organizations such as Volvo, IVECO, Cummins Westport and the International Gas Union. Amongst the confirmed speakers are Michael Wiskirchen of Flow (Chart Industries), Christine Jamieson from Clean Energy Compression, Dr. Thomas Wallner from Argonne National Laboratory, Dr. Attila Kovacs of European Biogas Association and Erik Neandross of GNA.


This year’s program features sessions covering:

  • Well-to-wheel GHG study presented by NGVA Europe
  • A correct “octane number” for LNG by DNV GL
  • LNG Motion: “Fuelling trucks with LNG/CNG along the core network”
  • New options for natural gas supply
  • The expected impact of the new European Renewable Energy Directive on the biomethane vehicle fuel market


Diego Goldin, Executive Director of NGV Global, explained, “NGV Global 2017 seeks to promote natural gas as an efficient, safe and sustainable fuel, whilst addressing industry issues and providing a global forum for the industry to exchange insights, discuss barriers and devise solutions. Rotterdam is the European transportation hub—an ideal location to showcase innovations in natural gas land and marine transport technologies.”


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