The CWC 18th Annual World LNG Summit & Awards Evening

The Meeting Place for the World's LNG Leaders

Dates: 28th November - 1st December
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel - Lisbon, Portugal

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The End of Year Gathering for the LNG Industry Comes to Lisbon, Portugal

The CWC World LNG Summit & Awards Evening is recognised as the premier end of year gathering for the global LNG industry. Now in its 18th year, the Summit moves to the vibrant city of Lisbon, Portugal on 28 November – 1 December 2017.

The CWC World LNG Summit will continue to give you access to premium networking opportunities as it brings together the who’s who of the global LNG industry for 4 days of unparalleled networking and intensive discussion. 

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“We regard the World LNG Summit as the premier annual gathering of the industry participants. It provides us with an opportunity to get together with everyone at the end of each year and make an assessment of where we are and the challenges ahead.”

Octávio M. C. Simões, President, Sempra LNG

Plan Your Trip to the World LNG Summit in Lisbon

Take Advantage of These Exclusive Offers on Flights and Accommodation


We are delighted to announce that delegates of the CWC World LNG Summit are able to receive a discount of up to 15% off flights to the Summit when booking with TAP, Portugal’s flagship airline. Book online today to receive your unique discount code.


The venue for this year’s Summit is the luxurious 5-star hotel: EPIC SANA Lisboa. World LNG delegates have exclusive access to the discounted rate of €160 per night including tax and breakfast. Rooms are selling fast, so ensure to book to take advantage of this offer.

Global LNG Leaders Spearheading the 2017 CWC World LNG Summit

Moderator: Martin Houston - Vice Chairman  - Tellurian IncModerator: Martin HoustonVice Chairman Tellurian Inc
Laurent Vivier - Senior VP, Gas Division - TotalLaurent VivierSenior VP, Gas DivisionTotal
Jonty Shepard - Global Head of LNG - BPJonty ShepardGlobal Head of LNGBP
Eric Bensaude - Managing Director, Commercial Operations & Asset Optimisation - Cheniere MarketingEric BensaudeManaging Director, Commercial Operations & Asset OptimisationCheniere Marketing
Darren Mort - General Manager - LNG - BechtelDarren MortGeneral Manager - LNGBechtel
Maciej Woźniak - Deputy CEO - Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG)Maciej WoźniakDeputy CEOPolish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG)
Josh Zhao - Global Head of Oil & Gas Finance - ICBC Financial Leasing Co., LtdJosh ZhaoGlobal Head of Oil & Gas FinanceICBC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd
Jose Maria Castro - General Manager - SPEC LNG - ColombiaJose Maria CastroGeneral ManagerSPEC LNG - Colombia

The 2017 Sponsors


Host Sponsor

  • galp

Platinum Sponsors

  • Ras Gas
  • Cheniere

Gold Sponsors

  • Tellurian
  • Gazprom
  • Venture Global
  • Next Decade

Silver Sponsors

  • BP
  • Total
  • Vopak
  • ExxonMobil

Bronze Sponsors

  • Sempra LNG
  • Nigeria LNG
  • Uniper
  • GTT
  • Baker Botts
  • Poten & Partners
  • Berkeley Research Group (BRG)
  • King & Spalding
  • ABS
  • Galway Group
  • Gasport
  • Gasunie
  • Gas Strategies
  • S&P Global Platts
  • RWE
  • Bechtel

2017 Principal Media Partner

  • Upstream

Ensure your company is part of the global LNG Event of the year, for more information how to get involved please contact Tyler Forbes or Elliott McGinn on +44 20 7978 0000 or email

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