September 21 - 23, 2020
Sofia, Bulgaria

Preliminary Agenda

The following dates and times shall be fixed to allow travel planning:

Registration of congress participants:

Monday, September 21, 2020, 14:00 – 18:00

Welcome party:

Monday, September 21, 2020, 18:00 – 22:00

Congress opening:

Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 08:30

Tour of the city and gala dinner:

Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 18:00

Congress closing:

Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 12:00; followed by lunch before leaving of the attendees.

Intro Congress opening speeches

from Vladimir Malinov, Bulgartransgaz
and Kiril Ravnachki, Balkan Gas Hub

Session 1 Network Planning Support

Capacity Increase of Existing Transit Grid

Luděk Píša, Jaromír Eliáš, Net4Gas

Practical Use Of SIMONE In A Distribution Company

Roman Damek, SPP

Session 2 Control Room Operations Support

Backwards Gas Quality Tracking Analysis

Jan Kubálek, Net4Gas

Exchanging Optimisation Software in eustream Control Room

Csaba Szolga, Ján Horník, eustream

Session 3 Simulation Specifics

The Impact Of Individual Parameters Of The Simulation Settings

Anna Zając, Maciej Szeniawski, Marcin Wodziński, TSO GAZ-SYSTEM

Practical Implementation of Piston Compressors Modeling

Martin Stýblo, SIMONE Research Group

Session 4 International View

NGP Working Group Project

Albert Doub, USEA

India Gas Industry – A Progressive Outlook

Rajeev Gopalakrishnan, Maxsoft

Session 5 Modeling Improvements

A Linear Transmission Model For Coupled Gas And Electricity Systems

Jarig J. Steringa, Gasunie Transport Services

Semi-automated Spline-Analysis of Digital Elevation Profiles for Pipeline Route Optimization

Kai Bauerbach, Paschalis Grammenoudis, MMEC Mannesmann

Session 6 Going Green

Changes In The Quantity Of Gas Transported During The Addition of H2

Roman Damek, SPP

Gas Network Calculation With Alternative Fuels Injection

Martin Stýblo, Marko Hauliš, SIMONE Research Group

Map - Sofia, Bulgaria
Sveta Sofia - Sofia, Bulgaria
SIMONE Research Group Liwacom Bulgartransgaz