9 - 10 May 2019

Thursday, 9 May 2019

09.00 – 09.30

Registration, Tea/Coffee and Networking

09.30 – 09.40

Welcome note and lamp lighting ceremony

Session 1: Inaugural & Knowledge Report Launch

09.40 - 11.15

The opening session will kick start, giving an overview about natural gas vehicle market in India; city gas distribution sector; government policies and initiatives towards promoting natural gas vehicles. A “core group” of experts from government and industry will address the delegates; followed by audience interaction.

11.15 - 11.35

Transforming Mobility through Natural Gas

11.35 - 12.00

High Tea & Networking Break

Session 2: Industry Leader Panel and Perspectives on NGV

12.00 – 12.50

Industry Leaders will share experiences, discuss current market challenges, opportunities and the future of NGV. This panel will feature representation from the leading global gas companies, automotive manufacturers, government, OEM’s and other senior-level experts from the industry.

Panel Discussion Points:

  • Current market and emerging issues
  • Policies, regulations & gas pricing
  • CNG/LNG infrastructure footprints
  • Future outlook
12.50 - 13.10

Presentation

13.10 – 14.15

Networking lunch

Session 3: Discovering Innovations in Natural Gas Vehicles and Fueling Infrastructure

14.15 – 15.45

The session is expected to be comprised of presentations/case studies of NGV technology and applications, fueling and related infrastructure and advancements in transportation fuels.

Topics:

  • CNG and Hydrogen Containment Systems for Buses, Trucks and Bulk Gas Transport
  • Clean Fuel options & Game Changing Technologies for the Indian Automotive Industry
  • Hydrogen - Transportation Fuel for India
15.45 – 16.10

High Tea & Networking Break

Session 4: Natural Gas for Transport: Driving Clean Mobility Forward

16.10 – 17.40

Natural gas has a large current and potential high-growth market for transportation applications, ranging from domestic and fleet vehicles to rail, off-road, heavy duty trucks, and other applications. This session will provide insights on the latest innovative transport concepts based on the use of LNG, CNG, biofuels and hydrogen etc.

Topics:

  • Keynote Address
  • LNG - Future fuel for Indian Railways
  • LNG For Heavy Duty Transport
  • Clean and Sustainable Mobility- Role of Natural Gas
17.40 – 19.00

Networking Break

19.00 – 22.00

Cocktails and Networking Dinner

Friday, 10 May 2019

09:15 – 10:00

Registration, Tea/Coffee and Networking

Session 5: NGV Infrastructure - Opportunities & Challenges

10.00 - 10.20

Keynote Address

10.20 - 11.10

Panel Discussion on NGV Infrastructure - Opportunities & Challenges

This panel shall discuss broad range of opportunities and challenges in developing NGV Infrastructure across the country with a particular focus on:

  • Understanding current CGD infrastructure issues and needs to address
  • Refueling Infrastructure and NGV’s Growth
  • Environmental and societal impact of gas transporting systems
  • Ways to spur NGV infrastructure
11.10 - 11.30

Presentation

11.30 - 11.50

High Tea & Networking Break

Session 6: Mission 2020- BS IV to BS-VI emission standards

11.50 - 12.10

Special Address

12.10 - 13.00

Panel Discussion on Mission 2020- BS IV to BS-VI emission standards

  • Policy and Overview
  • Opportunities & Challenges
  • Way Forward
13.00 – 14.00

Networking lunch

Session 7: NGV - The Road Ahead

14.00 – 15.30

This session will explore the long term outlook on Indian NGV markets and the supply/demand balance, strategic drivers, alternative scenarios based upon environmental policies, game changer technologies and other variables which may influence the potential Future of NGV’s in India.

Valedictory Address

Gaseous fuels – The Road Ahead!

15.30

End of Conference Program; High Tea & Networking

Agenda Subject to Change