Gas Exchange Seminar

Business and Innovations

Chamber music hall (Vaasa City Hall)
Thursday 19 March
10:00 - 11:10
Free of Charge

Vaasa Gas Exchange exhibitors

Almost 100 exhibitors registered for 2019

Gas Exhange Seminar 2019

Theme: LNG & LBG – the Road to a Renewable Future

The Vaasa Gas Exchange 2019 seminar will showcase interesting examples of regional and national natural gas and biogas users. The audience will learn more about how the use of these fuels is enhancing both business and operations. The distribution of natural gas and biogas in the Nordic countries is another central theme of the seminar, showing how growing availability helps interested users in switching to gas fuel. The seminar will also discuss the future for renewable fuels and how natural gas and biogas can be a vital part of the puzzle.


Chairman, Gas Exchange Seminar

Lasse Pohjala
Senior Business Advisor
VASEK

First session: 10:00-11:35


10:00-10:05 Opening words from the Chairman

10:05-10:30 New Ferry NB 6002 Kvarken Link

Joakim Strand
Member of Parliament of Finland
Chairman of Vaasa City Council
Peter Ståhlberg
Managing Director
NLC Ferry / Wasaline

10:30-10:50 Kvarken Link’s New Ferry Project - Towards the Future

Harri Suistio
Project Engineer
Rauma Marine Constructions

10:50-11:10 Shipping Fuels Post 2020 – the Gas Option and Others

Mark Bell
General Manager at SGMF
The Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel

11:10-11:30 Why do Businesses Choose Natural Gas?

Gudrun Rollefsen
CEO
Barents NaturGass AS

11:30-11:35 Summary from the Chairman

Break 11:35-13:30


Second session: 13:30-15:05


13:30-13:55 Gas Outlook in Finland: Where are the Markets Going?

Jouni Haikarainen
Senior Vice President, Portfolio Management and Trading
Gasum Oy

13:55-14:20 Marine Operations with LNG and Future Fuels

Reetta Kaila
Sales Manager, Fuel Gas Supply Systems
Wärtsilä Gas Solutions

14:20-14:40 Cryo Pur: an Innovative Solution for LBG Production

Benjamin Berg
Business Developer
Cryo Pur

14:40-15:00 Case Mirka: Shifting from Heavy Fuel to Gas

Jari Lemberg
Project Office Manager
Mirka Ltd.

15:00-15:05 Summary from the Chairman

For more information

Teemu Närvä

Project Manager, University of Vaasa
tel: +358 400 817 006

EnergyWeek 2020 schedule

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Music hall
9 - 10
Opening of EnergyWeek
11 - 12
Wind Seminar 1
13 - 14
Wind Seminar 2
15 - 16
Wind Seminar 3
Meeting hall
9 - 17
Networking
Mirror Hall
10 - 16
Exhibitor’s stage
Art Hall
10 - 12
Circular Economy
13 - 15
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16 - 18
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Wednesday 18 March
Mirror Hall
10 - 16
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Meeting hall
10 - 18
Energy Match
Music hall
10 - 11
Smart seminar 1
12 - 13
Smart Energy Innovation Dialogue
14 - 16
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Art Hall
9 - 12
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12 - 14
Future Battery Solutions X GigaVaasa
14 - 16
EnergySpin Forum – building the sustainable future
16 - 18
Energy & Innovation Awards