21st Plinarski Forum

Programme

Thursday, 31 March 2022

8:00 - 9:00

gathering and registration of participants

9:00 - 11:00

1st Thematic Section: NATURAL GAS TODAY, TOMORROW......

introductory word from the Organizer

welcome speech from the Patrons and Co-organizers representatives:
- mr. sc. Danijel ŽAMBOKI, dipl. oec., Croatian Energy Regulatory Agency, Zagreb
- mr. sc. Marija ŠĆULAC DOMAC, dipl. ing., Croatian Chamber of Economy, Zagreb
- Miroslav ŽIVKO, dipl. ing., Gradska plinara Zagreb d.o.o., Zagreb
- prof. dr. sc. Vladislav BRKIĆ, dipl. ing., University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mining, Geology and Petroleum Engineering, Zagreb

- Darko SLIVAR, dipl. ing., Croatian Chamber of Mechanical Engineers, Zagreb

prof. dr. sc. Igor DEKANIĆ, dipl. ing., Zagreb
ENERGY CRISIS OF 2021/2022 - CAUSES, REASON AND EFFECTS

prof. dr. sc. Nela VLAHINIĆ LENZ, University of Rijeka, Faculty of Economy, Rijeka
ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF THE CURRENT ENERGY SHOCK: IS THERE A THREAT OF NEW GREAT RECESSION

Sanja IVELJ, mr. iur., Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development, Zagreb 
ACHIEVING SAVINGS IN THE SYSTEM OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY OBLIGATIONS IN CROATIA

discussion

11:00 - 11:30

coffee break by

11:30 - 12:45

2nd Thematic Section: DECARBONIZATION CHALLENGES & THE BEST INDUSTRY PRACTICES

Ante KRZNARIĆ, ing., Axis d.o.o., Osijek
DIGITALIZATION OF REMOTE READING OF GAS CONSUMPTION USING IoT NETWORKS

Ivan JURAS, GDi d.o.o., Zagreb
DIGITALIZED MANAGEMENT OF GAS SYSTEMS

Marko BRAJKOVIĆ, mag. ing. mech., Vaillant d.o.o., Zagreb
VAILLANT CONNECTING WORLD

Vladimir TURINA, dipl. ing., Viessmann Hrvatska d.o.o., Zagreb
VIESSMANN - 25 YEARS OF CONFIDENCE IN CROATIA

Silvestar ŠANTAK, dipl. ing., Deltaprojekt j.d.o.o., Zagreb
THE ROLE OF NEUTRALIZERS IN GAS APPLIANCES

discussion

12:45 - 13:45

lunch break by

13:45 - 15:15

3rd Thematic Section: MARKET, REGULATION & PANDEMICS

round table on actualities on the gas market with key players and the following topics for discussion:
- supply and contracting of gas in volatile market circumstances
- open market vs. regulation
- gas suppliers and gas distribution system operators business
- new supply routes and market effects
- development and maintenance of gas distribution networks, billing for services, 'smart metering'
- mergers and acquisitions in the gas industry

participants:
- Goran BABIĆ, dipl. ing., univ. spec. oec., Croatian Energy Regulatory Agency, Zagreb
- Marko BLAŽEVIĆ, dipl. ing., HEP Trgovina d.o.o., Zagreb
- Srećko EZGETA, dipl. ing., EWE, IWE, Croatian Chamber of Economy, Association of Gas Suppliers and Distributors, Zagreb

15:15 - 15:45

coffee break by

15:45 - 17:00

4th Thematic Section: GAS TECHNOLOGY AND CHIMNEY SWEEPING BUSINESS IN THE CHALLENGE OF ENERGY RENEWALS AND NATURAL DISASTERS

an introductory round table presentation:

Dejan LONČARIĆ, Croatian Chamber of Economy, Chimney Sweeper Group, Zagreb
A COMMUNICATION BETWEEN CHIMNEY SWEEPERS AND GAS DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM OPERATORS

a round table on gas and chimney technology in the light of energy renewals and post-earthquake reconstructions with key players and the following topics for discussion:
- experience in the reconstruction of gas and flue gas installations after earthquakes and other natural disasters
- energy renewal of buildings and energy efficiency
- relations between members of the gas chain

participants:
- Damir FEKETE, dipl. ing., univ. spec. mech., HEP Plin d.o.o., Osijek
- Marko JAKOBOVIĆ, dipl. ing., Croatian Chamber of Mechanical Engineers, Zagreb

- Dejan LONČARIĆ, Croatian Chamber of Economy, Chimney Sweeper Group, Zagreb
- Nikola ŠKRLEC, dipl. ing., Gradska plinara Zagreb d.o.o., Zagreb

17:00

final word from the Organizer

Remark:
The Organizer reserves the right to amend the Program until the Conference and even during the event.