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The American LNG Forum is your gateway to learning about the US LNG export industry, LNG pricing, latest project updates and finding top-notch modern technology as well as connecting with the right people for business in the LNG sector.

Taking place in Houston, the event is not limited to the local participation, the attendees get a chance to meet people from different parts of the world, interested in business opportunities in the US LNG sector. The event covers a large scope of topics including LNG export, LNG project landscape in the USA, LNG fuel solutions, latest LNG plants technologies and many more!

Throughout the years of experience, ALJ Group has tested and tailored an interactive platform, where participants are able to engage in a fruitful debate and take full advantage of networking with the speakers and the audience. In addition to an informative conference with top experts, the participants get an exclusive opportunity to also attend an exhibition where carefully selected solution providers showcase their cutting-edge technologies and innovations. We invite all stakeholders and LNG enthusiasts to join the Forum, get valuable insights, learn about the future of the LNG industry, and start new business partnerships.


American LNG market dynamics overview

  • Updated American LNG market outlook - new reality
  • Most significant challenges American LNG industry will face in the near future
  • The effect of global seismic shifts due to Russia’s war in Ukraine, changing Asia’s demand and other factors on the American gas exports and LNG contracts
  • US LNG prices - competitiveness of buyers from Europe, China and other Asian countries, risk and price volatility management


LNG Project Development

  • LNG projects gaining more momentum than ever - securing long-term contacts and financing for new projects
  • Growing demands calls for faster delivery of projects - can the developers meet growing expectations?
  • LNG project cost estimation - how soaring materials prices impact returns, what can be done to cut costs
  • Frequent issues in LNG projects development and effective problem-solving


The role of LNG in Energy Transition

  • Strengthening LNG’s role as a catalyst in the global transition to lower-carbon energy
  • Breaking myths and misconceptions about LNG’s harm for the environment
  • Hydrogen - a competitor to LNG or can they complement each other in the energy mix?
  • LNG - transition or destination fuel?


Latest Innovations and New Technologies in LNG Sector

  • Innovative solutions for LNG helping to monetize gas resources in environment-friendly manner
  • Most promising LNG fuel solutions in the light of environmental and clean air regulations in US
  • Most efficient LNG technologies for LNG Plants. Adapted for different applications: small-scale, mid-scale and large-scale and offshore
  • Boosting productivity and removing inefficiencies with innovative digital and cyber security tools
Chairman of the Event

Paul Sullivan

VP UMLNG Advisian Americas


Martin Mayer

Vice President LNG, Mcdermott


Brian Hill

Western Gulf Gateway Director, U.S. Maritime Administration


Capt. Nitin Nayyar

VP-LNG (FSRU / Offshore), MOL


Robert Nussmeier

Vice President of Strategic Clients, Baker Construction Enterprises


Mike Britton

Project Director – Train 4, Freeport LNG


Don Victory

Founder / Chair, Energy Mentors


Dallas D. Smith

VP of LNG and Alternative Fuels, LISCR


Jason Manning

Director of Technologies, Kiewit


Russell Thompson

Vice President - LNG Business Line Manager, Kiewit


Amy Chen Davis

Vice President of LNG, Energy Transfer


Rakhi Oli

Global Strategy and Partnerships Leader-Low Carbon Business Segment, Flowserve


LCDR Jason Y. Ryu

National Technical Advisor, Liquefied Gas Carrier National Center of Expertise, U.S. Coast Guard


Christopher Guith

Senior Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Energy Institute


Rory Duncan

Global Market Manager – O&G, Pall Corporation


Robert Johnstone

Project Director, EPC, KBR


Arturo Cruz

Director, Business Development, Crowley LNG


Tim Tarpley

President, Energy Workforce & Technology Council


Javid Talib

Vice President - Managing Director, Offshore & Marine Industry, Energy Resources Industries, Black & Veatch


Chikako Ishiguro

Senior Analyst, Osaka Gas


James E. Campos

Deputy Secretary for Commerce & Trade, for the Commonwealth of Virginia | Former Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy


Justin Brady

Director of Midstream and Marketing, Chesapeake Energy


Bob Kubis

Director - Americas Natural Gas, LNG & NGL, Wood Mackenzie


Amanda C. Duhon

Regional Director, North & Central America, EIC


Steven Borsos

Vice President LNG , Fluor


Adi Aggarwal

General Manager, SEA-LNG


Steve Hummel

Vice President of Business Development, Chart


Jose Miguel Moreno Blanes

Head of LNG & Renewable Gas, IDOM


Ignacio Castro Foulkes

Director, Commercial Transactions, Invenergy


Vasant Saith

Vice President, LNG Asset Solutions, Worley


Jonathan Furlong

LNG Business Development Manager, Kelvion


Craig Harclerode

O&G/LNG Industry Principal, AVEVA


Eduardo Andrade

Business Development Manager, GTT North America


Tom Maramba

Executive Director, LNG, Fluor


Mauricio Ciudad Real

VP Earthquake Engineering, Open Systems & Services Division, Kinemetrics

2023 List of Attendees

  • 360KAS, Manager Sales
  • 360KAS, TBC
  • 360KAS, TBC
  • ABS, Senior Principal Engineer
  • Advisian, VP UMLNG, Americas
  • Allstream Energy Partners, President & CEO
  • Aramco Americas, Engineer
  • audubon, Project Director
  • Baker Construction Enterprises, Vice President of Strategic Clients
  • BakerRisk, Principal Consultant & Supervisor Business Development
  • BakerRisk, Principal Engineer
  • BakerRisk, Senior II Engineer & Testing General Manager
  • BIC Alliance, Senior Account Executive
  • BIC Alliance, Account Executive
  • BIMCO, Head of Americas
  • Black & Veatch, Vice President - Managing Director, Offshore & Marine Industry, Energy Resources Industries
  • Bo-Mac Contractors, President
  • Bo-Mac Contractors, P.M.
  • bp, Manager Scheduling (Americas)
  • bp, Projects Manager - Project Performance
  • BUTTING Group, Sales Director North America
  • BUTTING Group, Managing Director BUTTING Group
  • Callan Marine, Director of Business Development
  • CAZGIR Cryogenics, TBC
  • Centerline Logistics Corporation, Director of Engineering
  • Chart, Vice President of Business Development
  • Chesapeake Energy, Director of Midstream and Marketing
  • Commonwealth LNG, Vice President of Operations
  • Commonwealth LNG, Engineering Manager OSBL
  • Commonwealth LNG, Sr. Project Coordinator
  • Commonwealth LNG, VP of Regulatory and Permitting
  • Commonwealth LNG, Engineering Manager, OSBL
  • Commonwealth LNG, Engineering Manager, ISBL
  • Commonwealth LNG, Sr. Civil/Structural Engineer
  • Commonwealth LNG, Principal Process Engineer
  • Commonwealth LNG, VP and Director of Operations
  • Commonwealth LNG, Director, Rotating Equipment
  • Commonwealth LNG, Process Engineering Manager
  • Commonwealth LNG, Director of Procurement, Subcontracts and Risk
  • Commonwealth LNG, Chief E&C Officer
  • Commonwealth LNG, VP and Project Director
  • Commonwealth LNG, Project Services Manager
  • Connex SVT, President
  • ConocoPhillips Company, Licensing Director
  • ConocoPhillips Company, Licensing Director
  • Consulate General of Ukraine in Houston, Consul General
  • Core Group Resources, President
  • Crowley LNG, Director. Business Development
  • CRYOSPAIN, Sales and Marketing Director
  • CryoWorks, Director of Sales – Large Bore
  • CryoWorks, TBC
  • Danos, Sales Manager
  • Danos-i2ms, General Manager of Supply Chain Services
  • Delta fuel company, National Market Leader
  • EIC (Energy Industries Council), Director, EIC North & Central America
  • Emerson, Manager, Midstream Logistics Software Sales
  • Energy Mentors, Founder / Chair
  • Energy Transfer, Vice President of LNG
  • Energy Workforce & Technology Council, Energy Workforce & Technology Council
  • EQUIGAS, General Manager
  • Equinor US, Project Manager
  • Evonik, Technical Business Manager
  • EXCELERATE ENERGY, Vice President, Marine Operational Assurance and Risk Management-HSSEQ
  • Excelerate Energy, Vice President, Marine Operations Assurance and Risk Management
  • ExxonMobil, Supplier Relationship Manager, Catalysts & Chemicals, Industrial Gases, Procurement
  • Flowserve, Global Strategy and Partnerships Leader-Low Carbon Business Segment
  • Fluor, Senior Director, Process Specialty Engineering
  • Fluor, TBC
  • Fluor, TBC
  • Fluor, TBC
  • Fluor, Vice President, LNG
  • Forgen, Director of Business Development
  • Freeport LNG, Project Director – Train 4
  • Freeport LNG, Manager - Capital Projects and Turnarounds Group
  • Gas Innovations, Director of LNG Refrigerants
  • Gas Innovations, Senior Consultant
  • Gas Innovations, Director of Administration & Logistics
  • GTT, Business Development Manager
  • GTT, TBC
  • Hexagon, Senior Industry Consultant
  • Hexagon, Senior Account Manager
  • Hexagon, Senior Industry Consultant
  • HUNT LNG OPERATING COMPANY, Manager of Projects
  • HYTORC, Account Manager
  • HYTORC , Special Projects Manager
  • HYTORC , Owner
  • IDOM, Head of LNG & Renewable Gas
  • IDOM, O&G Business Development Manager
  • IDOM, O&G BD America Manager
  • Invenergy, Director, Commercial Transactions
  • KBR, Project Director, EPC
  • Keller, Senior Vice President
  • Kelvion Thermal Solutions, Vice President Global Sales & Solutions LNG
  • Kelvion Thermal Solutions, TBC
  • Kelvion Thermal Solutions, Sales Director, NAFTA
  • KIEWIT, Director of Technologies
  • Kiewit, Vice President, LNG
  • Kiewit, Vice President, Major Projects
  • Kiewit, Technology Manager
  • Kiewit, Manager Process Safety
  • KIEWIT CORPORATION, Procurement Director, Kiewit Supply Network
  • KINEMETRICS, Senior Program Manager
  • KINEMETRICS, Earthquake Engineering Specialist
  • LISCR Houston, Senior Vice President of LNG and Alternative Fuels
  • Lokring, Manager
  • Lokring, TBC
  • Lokring, TBC
  • Marking Services, Executive Director Major Projects
  • Matrix Service Company, Senior Director Business Development
  • Matrix Service Company, Vice President, Business Development
  • McDermott, Vice President LNG
  • McDermott, Senior Director, Commercial
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Compressor International, Account Executives – New Unit Business
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Compressor International, Account Executives – New Unit Business
  • MOL (Americas) , Vice President- Energy Business Unit- LNG Operations, Offshore & Tanker Business Development
  • MOL (Americas) , Vice President, Commercial & Business Development
  • MOL Group, Senior Vice President, Energy Business Unit
  • Nikkiso ACD, OEM Direct Sales Manager
  • Nikkiso Cosmodyne, TBC
  • Nikkiso Fueling & Solutions, President
  • NVI, CEO
  • NVI, CAO
  • NVI, Sales Director
  • Orca LNG, Executive Chairman
  • Osaka Gas, Senior Analyst
  • Pall Corporation, Global Market Manager – O&G
  • Pall Corporation, TBC
  • Petrogenium USA, Client Director
  • ProSep, CTO
  • Protego USA, Regional Sales Manager
  • Protego USA, Regional Sales Manager
  • PT Perta Arun Gas, President Commissioner
  • PT Perta Arun Gas, Commissioner
  • PT Perta Arun Gas, Commissioner
  • PT Perta Arun Gas, Technical & Operation Director
  • Quorum Software, Sales Director
  • Quorum Software / Energy Components, Sales Director
  • Ratermann Cryogenics, Cryogenic Account Manager
  • Right Energy Group (RES), Deputy Secretary for Commerce & Trade, for the Commonwealth of Virginia, Former Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy
  • SEA-LNG, General Manager
  • Sempra Global, Chief, Process Safety Management, Engineering and Construction
  • Sempra Infrastructure, Chief Engineer – Vessels and Tanks
  • Shell,TBC
  • Shell, TBC
  • Shell, Senior Process Safety / Asset Integrity Auditor
  • Shell , Head of US Energy Transition Program
  • Stratigos Dynamics, CEO
  • Stratigos Dynamics, Vice President, Operations
  • Stratigos Dynamics, Vice President, Quality & Development
  • SVT, Sales Manager
  • Tarsco, Director of Special Projects
  • Tellurian, SVP, New Ventures and Development
  • Tellurian, SVP, LNG EPC Execution, Driftwood Assets
  • Tellurian, Commercial Director
  • Tellurian, Contracts Director
  • Tellurian, Project Controls Manager
  • Total Energies, Managing Director Global LNG North America
  • Total Energies, Asset Support Manager
  • Total Energies, Head of LNG Trading North America
  • Total Energies, Head of LNG Contract Management and Commercial Operations
  • Total Energies, LNG Account Manager
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Energy Institute, Senior Vice President
  • U.S. Maritime Administration, Western Gulf Gateway Director
  • Vanzetti Engineering, Chief Commercial Officer
  • Vanzetti Engineering, LNG Industrial and Automotive Sales Manager
  • Womble Company, Business Development Manager - Rockies & Gulf Coast
  • Womble Company, Business Development Manager - Rockies & Gulf Coast
  • Wood Mackenzie, Director - Americas Natural Gas, LNG & NGL
  • Woodfield Systems International, General Manager–Marketing & Communications
  • Woodfield Systems International, Sr.V.P.Business Development
  • Woodfield Systems International, President Woodfield Systems International USA
  • Worley, Vice President, LNG Asset Solutions
  • Worley , Vice President, Business Development Sector Lead – Conventional Energy & Integrated Gas
  • Worley , Senior Director, Business Development Low Carbon Energy
  • Worley , Director Business Development
  • Zachry Group , Director of Business Development

If you represent one of the listed industry companies,

contact our team for a VIP delegate pass at monika@alj-group.com :

  • bp
  • Shell
  • Chevron
  • Tellurian
  • Total Energies
  • Cheniere
  • ExxonMobil
  • Equinor
  • Sempra
  • Excelerate Energy
  • Commonwealth LNG
  • Freeport LNG
  • Venture Global
  • Vitol
  • Engie
  • SoCalGas
  • Southern Company
  • Repsol
  • TechnipEnergies
  • Kiewit
  • KBR
  • Bechtel
  • Black & Veatch
  • Mcdermott
  • Audubon Companies

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We create a great environment for new business opportunities in our exhibition area. ALJ Group builds and furnishes exhibition stands beforehand so your delegation can dive straight into networking during multiple lengthy networking breaks which became a signature of our Forums. Exhibitors can also ask to be introduced with delegates of their choice and request a private meeting room.

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2023 Exhibitors

Delegate Participation

gain insights into the latest trends, best practices and new solutions to expand your business effectively!

  • Access to all Forum areas and networking activities
  • Scanned business cards
  • Presentation slides of attending speakers
  • Invitation to the Cocktail reception party

Speaker/Panelist Slot

join world-class speaker lineup, including industry insiders and senior-level executives

  • Individual 20min presentation / Panel discussion
  • 2 delegate passes
  • Scanned business cards
  • Presentation slides of attending speakers
  • Invitation to the Cocktail reception party
  • Access to all Forum areas and networking activities

Exhibition Stand

be in the center of attention - showcase your latest technologies and cutting-edge solutions!

  • Exhibition booth (Fully prepared and installed by ALJ Group with no additional costs.)
  • 3 delegates passes
  • Scanned business cards
  • Presentation slides of attending speakers
  • Invitations to the Cocktail reception party
  • Access to all Forum areas and networking activities
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Sponsor status
Scanned business cards
Invitation to the Cocktail reception party
Delegate passes 2 3 3 5 5
Exhibition booth
Speaker slot in one of the panel discussions - -
Individual presentation - -
Private meetings with selected companies - - -

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Extended Networking Opportunities

Cocktail Reception allows bringing intriguing conversations and evolving partnerships to the next level in the informal environment!

Interested to be a Cocktail Sponsor?

Event Location:

Houston, Texas