Events

WLPGA Oceania Regional Summit

Exceptional Energy for Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific Islands
17th-18th May 2016, Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort, Gold Coast, Australia

 

Tuesday 17th May           WLPGA Network Meetings
GAIN, GCN, GLOTEC, WINLPG, Board and Industry Council meetings.

Wednesday 18th May      WLPGA Oceania Regional Summit
LPG: Exceptional Energy for Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific Islands

Download the event brochure to discover what was the programme, see who spoke and check out the companies that have exhibited.

Download the Proceedings

New Applications Track – Session 1: Innovations in Oceania
Moderator: Eric Hahn, GM, Marketing Elgas, Australia

LPG Power Generation Units
James Postle, Project Manager, Overseas Marketing & Sales Division, Yanmar Energy System, Japan

Growing Tomatoes in the Snow
Peter Dewhurst, Sales Manager Qld/ NSW, Elgas

LPG and Wärtsilä’s Power Generation Applications
Suraj Naravan, Sales Director Wartsila, Australia


LPG Co-Injection into Diesel Generators and Heavy Vehicles in Fiji
Andy Meyers, Managing Director, GasMastor, Australia

 

Pacific Track – Session 1: Overview of Market Conditions in the Pacific Islands

Moderator: Alan Bartmanovich, Petroleum Advisor, Economic Development Division, Pacific Community, Fiji

Overview of the Pacific Islands
G
ordon Chang, Deputy Executive Director, Pacific Power Association, Fiji

Global Overview of LPG Production
Esther Phua, Editor LPG, Argus Media, Singapore

Solomon Islands
Hon. David Day Pacha, Minister of Energy, Mines and Rural Electrification, Solomon Islands

Fiji
Harvie Probert, Chairman, Fiji Gas, Fiji

FSM
Maderson Ramon, General Manager, Vital Energy Inc., Federated State of Micronesia

 

Autogas Track – Session 1: Global Autogas Developments
Moderator: Fiona Poynter, VP, LNG, Asia Pacific, Argus Media, Singapore

The US Autogas Market
Larry Osgood, Lead Technical Consultant, PERC, USA

Autogas in Europe
Samuel Maubanc, General Manager, AEGPL, Brussels

Indian Autogas
Suyash Gupta, Director General, Indian Auto LPG Coalition, India

A Scientific Perspective on Autogas Emissions
Eric Johnson, Principal, Atlantic Consulting, Switzerland

LPG and Diesel in Canada
Éric Paquet, General Manager, Blenergy, Canada

 

New Applications Track – Session 2: New Technologies from around the World
Moderator: Eric Hahn, GM, Marketing Elgas, Australia

Agriculture for More Gallons More Profit New Applications
Larry Osgood, Lead Technical Consultant, PERC, USA

Green Gear
Manuel Sguazzi, Cavagna Group Asia Sales Director, Italy

Earthquake Actuated Shut Off System
Neil Ormrod, Director, ITO Europe Limited, UK

Bio-Propane – What’s Next?
Eric Johnson, Principal, Atlantic Consulting, Switzerland

 

Pacific Track – Session 2: Opportunities and Examples from around the World that could work in the Pacific
Moderator: Alan Bartmanovich, Petroleum Advisor, Economic Development Division, Pacific Community, Fiji

LPG and Natural Gas as Alternative Energy Sources for the Pacific Region
Jack Whelan, Secretariat Manager, Pacific Region Infrastructure   Facility

Bulk LPG vs Isotainers
John Johnson, Regional Manager, Geogas Trading, Switzerland

LPG, Community and the Triple Bottom Line
Lesieli Taviri, CEO, Origin Energy PNG, Papua New Guinea

Indonesian Kerosene to LPG Switching Programme
Basuki Trikora, VP of Domestic Gas, Pertamina, Indonesia

 

Autogas Track – Session 2: Autogas in Oceania – What’s Next?
Moderator: Esther Phua, Editor LPG, Argus Media, Singapore

The Current Future of the Autogas Vehicle Market
Natalie Roberts, Managing Director & Principal Engineer, Abmarc, Australia

Autogas in Australia
Daniel Elkins, Director Safety Productivity and Safety, National Heavy Vehicle Regulator, Australia

Innovation for Growth
Warring Neilsen, Manager Corporate Affairs, Elgas, Australia

How OEM’s Address Customer’s Needs
Rohan Cook, CMV, Australia

Autogas in Fiji
Ajai Punja, Managing Director Petroleum and Gas Company, Fiji

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