29.01.2014 - 30.01.2014

WLPGA Regional Summit “Exceptional Energy for the Andes”

The latest in the successful WLPGA Regional Summit series, Exceptional Energy for the Andes was the first regional summit the WLPGA has organised to cover the Andean countries, and the decision to hold the event here is a sign of the dynamism and growth taking place throughout the region.

The Summit presentations can be downloaded here.

Overview of Market Conditions in Andean Countries

Regional Overview - Walt Hart, Senior Director, IHS
Colombia - Evamaría Uribe, CEO, Gasnova
Peru - Celestino San Román, Managing Director, Repsol Gas del Peru
Chile - Ángel Carabias Jouniaux, President, GLP Chile
Ecuador - Laura Acuña, Secretary General, Asogas

Autogas Keynote

Autogas Keynote - Yagiz Eyüboğlu, CEO, Aygaz, Turkey

Autogas in the Andes

Gas Vehicular en Chile - Manuel Jose Bennett, General Manager, Autogasco, Chile
Autogas en Colombia - Eduardo Behrentz, Dean, Engineering Faculty, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
Autogas en Peru - Fernando Cabada, Managing Director, Autogas, Repsol Peru

Innovations and Good Practices for the Andes

Presentation - Morten Balle, Hexagon Ragasco, Norway
LPG Burning Gas Turbine for Power Generation - Shunichi Kuba, Hitachi, Japan
LPG in the Marine World - Bernardo Herzer, USA
Illegal and Unauthorised Cylinder Management - Andrew Ford, SHV Energy, the Netherlands
Innovative Marketing in Brazil - Tabajara Bertelli, Ultragaz, Brazil

The Workshop presentations

WLPGA Good Business and Good Safety Practices - Mauricio Jarovsky, WLPGA
Characteristics of the LP Gas Market in Colombia - Camilo Chaparro, Agremgas Read the event report.