What to expect from
Gas Power Plant Development Conference and Expo

Gas Power Plant Development 2020 will bring together the entire Gas Power Development industry from IPPs, utilities, EPCs, OEMs, technology and service providers for a unique event where all the major players meet to share insight, do business and develop the power plants of the future.

With speakers and attendees representing every stage of project development the event offers critical insight from industry leaders with proven strategies for planning, financing, execution and start-up ensuring project success from conception to operation.

Our all-star speaker line-up already includes the President of Long Ridge Energy Terminal, Senior Vice President of PJM, Senior Portfolio Manager of PSEG, CEO of Emberclear and many more! With 35% owner/operator attendees and 60 exhibitors showcasing the latest technologies, solutions and unmissable innovations, if your business is serious about capturing a share of the $71 billion US gas development market this event cannot be missed!

This conference pulls together the “right mix” for gas power plants from construction of IPP to Utilities, the vendors that attended all had great value for the work we do in Power Plants.

- Duke Energy

Download the 2020 GPPD brochure

All-Star Speaker Line-Up Already Includes:

  • Rick Johnson
    Entergy
    Rick Johnson Director - Sustainability
    Entergy
  • Robert Wholey
    Long Ridge Energy Terminal
    Robert Wholey President
    Long Ridge Energy Terminal
  • Sahel Daqamseh
    PSEG
    Sahel Daqamseh Senior Portfolio Manager - Lead Cost & Planning
    PSEG
  • Randy Paulson
    Duke Energy
    Randy Paulson General Manager - Engineering & Construction for Major Projects
    Duke Energy
  • Joey Steele
    Southern Company
    Joey Steele Project Manager - Generation Planning and Development
    Southern Company
  • Michael Bryson
    PJM Interconnection
    Michael Bryson Senior Vice President - Operations
    PJM Interconnection
See full speaker line up - Download the Brochure


Major trends for the 2020 agenda include:

  • Development for Success:

    Guarantee financing, ensure scope definition for success and approach environmental and community regulations to reduce your project waiting time and ensure the best start for your project.

  • Transforming Technologies:

    Unlock the power of project and plant through the latest technology transforming productivity, decision making of you project and increasing flexibility and environmental efficiency of your plant.

  • Navigating Market Challenges:

    Address key industry challenges including gas prices, workforce development, current political environments, infrastructural problems and future demand trends to ensure you and your plant are fully equipped for success.

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So many Reasons to attend - what your team simply can’t miss in 2020 and beyond:

Discover why 700+ industry leaders chose our event year on year out.


Developing gas power plants for the future

Our agenda focuses developing for success, transforming technologies and navigating marketing challenges to ensure the full gas power industry’s 2020 business goals are met.

Exclusive business insight from key industry stakeholders

The best speaker line-up the industry has ever seen! No other line up will better prepare your 2020 business strategy! Year on year we secure the leading voices on innovations, problem solving and optimization and now it is time your team benefits from their exclusive insight

America’s most senior gas development event

Our winning formula of quality and breadth of insight attracts the largest delegates in the industry. At no other event will you meet so many decision makers and innovation leaders from such crucial companies.

More than just conference sessions

Sometimes the best ideas and networking don’t come from the stage. They come from the chance happenings, like when you join one of numerous roundtables, workshops, networking events.

The best gas development networking

We know that you’re looking for ROI - you need to know that you and your team will come away with enough meetings and insights to generate business critical leads for years to come. To ensure this, we bring you our exclusive networking app – allowing you to arrive with 2 days packed full of meetings!

2 conferences in 1

GPPD2020 is co-located with the Northeast Petrochemical Conference & Expo. Gain out of industry insight on best practices in construction and project management. Expand your networking pool to other industries taking advantage of the shale gas boom!

See what else we have instore - download the brochure!

NEW FOR 2020!

Student Engagement Workshops

Labor shortages, aging workforce, the millennial question! Meet, greet and collaborate with the next generation of the region’s workforce to understand and overcome workforce development challenges.

Entire Gas Power Development Industry

With speakers and attendees representing every stage of project development the event offers critical insight from industry leaders with proven strategies for planning, financing, execution and start-up ensuring project success from conception to operation.

Bechtel hosts THE networking party of the year

Join Bechtel as they host 700+ leading petrochemical executives for the cocktails and canapes and the very best networking in the downstream industry - see you at the bar!

See what else we have instore - download the brochure!

2019 Attendees Included:

COVID-19 and the Oil Crash:
What does it mean for the Gas Power Industry?

The current unprecedented combination of a global pandemic and oil price crash is leading to a reconfiguration of the status quo with many asking ‘what does this mean for the Gas Power industry?’

Reuters Events hosted this interactive one hour webinar to assess what the short – long term impact of COVID-19 and the oil price crash may be on the gas power industry.

In this 1-hour LIVE webinar, we bring you:

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  • Jim Hempstead
    Moody's Investors Service
    Jim Hempstead Managing Director
    Moody's Investors Service
  • Randy Paulson
    Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis
    Tom Sanzillo Director of Finance
    Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis

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Strong as One, Better Together - Why Your Team Should Attend.

  • LEARN -

    Our world class speaker line-up will identify, discuss and overcome your company’s biggest challenges and no other agenda will better prepare your 2020 business strategy to succeed! Year on year we secure the leading voices on innovations, problem solving and optimization and now it is time your team benefits from their exclusive insight.

  • MEET -

    This event is where the early commercial relationships are formed amongst world’s biggest names in Gas Power Development. Nowhere else will you meet more innovators, problem solvers and optimizers under one roof! With so many people on site it will be impossible for one person to meet them all.

  • ACHIEVE -

    Find future partners and collaborators, meet clients, speak to key players, gather business critical insight, assess risks, and seize opportunities to achieve all your US gas development goals in just 2 days under one roof Exclusive 1-2-1 Networking App - achieve all your US gas development goals in just 2 days.

  • SUCCEED -

    No other event can better set you up to succeed. We understand that sometimes the best ideas don’t come from the stage. They come from the chance happenings, like when you joined one of numerous roundtables, workshops or networking events. We have done the hard work so you don’t have to – remember, only the early movers will reap the rewards!

See how your team can attend - Register here!

PowerLink: NEP's 1-2-1 Matchmaking Platform

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PowerLink is a specialist networking tool that will help you find & book meetings with new business contacts at Gas Power Plant Development 2020.

2020 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Headline Sponsor

  • bechtel

Wi-Fi & Gold Sponsor

  • Satellite

Gold Sponsor

  • apeg

Silver Sponsors

  • management-controls-inc
  • S&B Engineers & Construction

Coffee Break & Bronze Sponsor

  • SargentElectric

Bronze Sponsor

  • NAI Spring

Virtual Exhibitors

  • Brock
  • Cobey
  • Dixon
  • Elliott Group
  • eyebot
  • Fluid Engineering
  • GBI
  • Hanson
  • IPC Lydon
  • langan
  • Long-Ridge-Energy
  • management-controls-inc
  • Ohio River
  • per-se
  • Precision Piping Product
  • Progressive Industrial Construction Certifications
  • PSB
  • reliable
  • SafeRack
  • S&B Engineers & Construction
  • SargentElectric
  • Satellite
  • suez
  • WO Grubb
  • WorkCare

Association Partner

  • SPE

Media and Community Partners

  • Hydrocarbon Engineering
  • Innovoil
  • Kallandish
  • marcellus
  • natgasintel
  • Newsbase
  • NortheastONG
  • NorthwestPAOilGas
  • ONGEvents
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Gas Power Plant Development Conference & Exhibition is organised by Petrochemical Update which is part of FCBI Energy Ltd. Registered in England and Wales - Company registered number 09823824 - 7-9 Fashion Street, London, E1 6PX, UK
Sponsorship / Exhibition Enquiries:
aelkana@fc-bi.com
+44 (0) 207 375 7231

Delegates / General Enquiries:
rebecca@petchem-update.com
+44 (0) 207 375 7227