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23 MARCH 2017, VAASA CITY HALL, FINLAND

The Vaasa Gas Exchange (VGE) event will be held for the second time in 2017. VGE will be organised by the Vaasa Energy Institute (VEI) in partnership with Gasum, Merinova, Stormossen, VASEK, Wärtsilä and the Åbo Akademi University. In 2016 almost 40 exhibitors participated and we expect over 50 for 2017. 

VGE is part of the Vaasa EnergyWeek event. Organised in partnership between various actors in the region, Vaasa EnergyWeek is an international energy conference consisting of several different events. EnergyWeek will be held for the sixth time this year (20 - 24 March 2017). A total of almost 3,000 energy experts from various parts of Finland and Europe took part in our events in 2016. The Vaasa EnergyWeek website and VGE website.

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THE PURPOSE AND GOAL OF VGE

VGE is an international networking event for energy experts, focusing on gases including natural gas and biogas (LNG & LBG) for power generation, transport and shipping. The event is held in the growing regional gas cluster. The cluster has several active companies and actors working together with innovative projects such as a new energy laboratory and gas fueling stations.

VGE will take place on Thursday, 23 March 2017, in the Vaasa City Hall. At VGE, enterprises will have an opportunity to meet other actors, driving forces and potential partners from Finland and various other parts of the world.

At the heart of the event is the exhibition hall where exhibitors can showcase their activities and products. Participants have an opportunity to reserve conference rooms to hold meetings with corporate representatives. In addition, there will be a free open seminar, and an evening and networking function on Wednesday, 22 March 2017.

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MEET THE ACTORS & DRIVING FORCES FROM TODAYS HOTTEST INDUSTRY

The gas industry is currently booming around the world. In Finland LNG terminals are under construction and several under evaluation. The number of gas vehicle filling stations is growing rapidly and a record number of biogas plants are either under construction or being planned. In the exhibition and seminar visitors can find out what possibilities, challenges and alternatives the gas market offers currently and in the near future.

Exhibitors will feature representatives of manufacturers of vehicles; port operators; waste management; consultants and educators; research and expert organizations; universities; equipment, technology, plant, natural gas and biogas suppliers & manufacturers as well as experts from several other fields of business. Check out exhibitors at the VGE 2016 networking event.

Visit VGE and increase your knowledge about the market, meet interesting companies, build your networks and create & strengthen customer relations.

The event is free for visitors, please register here.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

Teemu Närvä, Publicity Manager, Vaasa Energy Institute, 0400 817 006, firstname.lastname@vei.fi