Natural Gas

International Natural Gas Markets Workshop

EIA's Office of Petroleum, Natural Gas, and Biofuels Analysis has scheduled an International Natural Gas Markets Workshop on Thursday, August 23, 2012, in our EIA offices.

The workshop will focus on the international natural gas market as it exists today (with an emphasis on the European and Asian markets), and the outlook for the international natural gas market in the future.

Confirmed expert speakers include:

    Jim Jensen, Jensen Associates; Ben Schlesinger, Benjamin Schlesinger and Associates; Thierry Bros, Societe Generale; Rob Smith, Facts Global Energy; Howard Rogers, Oxford Institute of Energy Studies, Edward Chow, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS); Ken Medlock, Rice University; and Frank Graves or Phil Hanser, The Brattle Group.

We welcome your participation. If you have not already registered by email, please register below if you would like to attend any portion of the workshop, either in person or on-line via WebEx. Registration is limited, so please RSVP by August 19, 2012.

Subject area   Date Time
International natural gas markets   Aug 23, 2012 9 am - 4:30 pm

Agenda August 23, 2012

      9:00    Welcome and Introduction from EIA Administrator Adam Sieminski
      9:20    International Natural Gas Market Overview
    10:40    Break
    11:00    European Natural Gas Outlook (Virtual Panel: Speakers will present
                   slides remotely)
    12:15    Lunch
      1:30    Asian Natural Gas Outlook
      2:45    Break
      3:00    LNG Exports and the Future International Natural Gas Market
      4:15    Wrap Up

The workshop will be held at:
      U.S. Department of Energy Headquarters (Forrestal Building)
      1000 Independence Avenue, SW
      Washington, DC 20585
      Room 2E-069

*To attend in person you must have a valid photo ID and be a U.S. citizen. For registration information please contact .

Instructions for WebEx will be sent prior to the workshop at the email address registered.


Registration required






Attending:   in person* on-line