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21st Working Party on Gas
18-19 January 2011, Salle VII, Palais des Nations, Geneva
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Detailed Timetable    EN
Annotated Provisional Agenda for the twenty-first session

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Future activities of the Working Party Provisional calendar of meetings for 2012
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Future activities of the Working Party Draft programme of work for 2011-2014
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18 January

Round Table on Development of Efficient Mechanisms of the Natural Gas Market Regulation in the UNECE Region
Florian Encke (Energy Charter Secretariat)    EN
Emilie Marinova (Eurogas)    EN
Recent Developments - Italy    EN
Francisco De la Flor Garcia (IGU PGC B - Enagas, Spain)    EN
Andrey Konoplyanik (Gazprombank, Russian Federation)    EN
Vladimir Feygin (Institute of Finance, Moscow, Russian Federation)    EN
Progress report on the UNECE Study entitled Current State and Prospects of Liquefied Natural Gas Industry in the UNECE Region
Francisco de la Flor Garcia, (ENAGAS), Chairman    EN
Luis Ignacio Parada (ENAGAS)    EN
Benjamin Schlesinger (BSA)    EN
Maria de Los Angeles De Vicente (Enagas S.A)    EN
Jacques Rottenberg (GdF-Suez)    EN
Round Table on Use of Gas in Transport in the UNECE Region  
Oleg Aksyutin (Gazprom) Moderator    EN
Eugene Pronin (Gazprom)    EN
Gabriele Gozzi (NGV Global)    EN
Manuel Lage (NGVA Europe)    EN
Peter Seidinger (OMV)    EN
Friedhelm Wannagat (E.ON Ruhrgas)    EN
Ramon Diaz Casado, (Stream)    EN
Jeanet Van Dellen (Advisor to the Secretary General, International Gas Union)

Jeffrey Seisler (Chief Executive Officer, NGV Global, Clean Fuels Consulting IANGV)    EN
Thomas Aubee (Vice-President, Applied Technology, Pace Global Energy Services)    EN

19 January

Impact of the liberalization of the natural gas markets on gas demand and prices – announcement and a brief description of the completed draft Study
A. Zorya (Gazprom-Promgaz), Chairman
Progress Report on the UNECE Study on Underground Gas Storage in Europe and Central Asia
Gilles-Henri Joffre (Stonergy) Chairman, with support of Angelika Brandenburger (RWE Gasspeicher), Hermann Spreckels (E.ON Gas Storage), Joachim Wallbrecht (IGU and BEB), cooperation of Tamas Korosi (HEO), G. Radu (Romgaz) and M. V. Sandu (Romgaz) and others; Jelena Torbica, UNECE secretariat    EN
Matters arising from and decisions of the 19-th session of the UNECE Committee on Sustainable Energy related to gas activities
G. Sambucini – Secretary, UNECE Committee on Sustainable Energy
Presentation on the Russian Federation’s "Convention On Ensuring International Energy Security"
Theodore Shtilkind, Ministry of Energy, Russian Federation
Review of the activities of other subsidiary bodies of the Committee on Sustainable Energy
UNECE secretariat
Major results of the Gas Centre activities in 2010, Executive Board meeting; Programme for 2011.
V. Ducrot – Manager, UNECE Gas Centre
Update on the Activities of the UNECE Expert Group on Resource Classification and Implementation of UNFC-2009
Charlotte Griffiths, Secretary of the Expert Group
Clean Electricity Production from Coal and Other Fossil Fuels
B. Milicevic – secretary of the Group of Experts
Coalmine Methane
B. Milicevic – secretary of the Group of Experts
Energy Efficiency
A. Chachine – Responsible for Sustainable Energy Section and Energy Efficiency project
Energy Security Dialogue
S. Vilogorac, UNECE secretariat
Current developments and medium and long-term prospects and policies in the gas industry including trade of gas
a) Review of the gas situation and prospects in the region of the Economic Commission for Europe  
Hungary    EN
Latvia    EN
Norway    EN
Romania    EN
Russian Federation    EN
Serbia    EN
b) Pan-European multi-level information and analytical system of the gas network
A. Kudryavtsev (Gazprom) and Mr. C. Hut (Gasunie)
d) New developments in the European and world market of natural gas vehicles (NGVs)
Gabriele Gozzi (NGV Global)
e) Other issues of interest of the gas industry in the region of the Economic Commission for Europe
UNECE member-states delegates
IGU activities on Gas Advocacy
Jeanet Van Dellen (Advisor to the Secretary General, International Gas Union)