Gazprom proposing to hold 28th World Gas Conference in St. Petersburg
Alexander Medvedev, Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, Director General of Gazprom Export, Member of the Council of the International Gas Union (IGU) made a statement at the IGU Council meeting in Beijing. The meeting took place within the IGU Autumn Session which was attended by a delegation from Gazprom.
Alexander Medvedev stated that Gazprom proposed holding the 28th World Gas Conference and World Gas Exhibition in 2021 in St. Petersburg.
Alexander Medvedev was nominated as a candidate of Russia for the IGU Presidency 2018–2021. The relevant formal applications were sent to the IGU Secretariat.