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“The LDC Gas Forums is where deal makers and decision makers meet.” Will Hussey, SR VP of Origination, ConocoPhillips
“Over time, the LDC Gas Forum has earned a well-deserved reputation as one of the premier venues for gas utilities and their vendors to gather for information, education, and networking. It is a first-class event!” Bert Kalisch, President & CEO, APGA
"Attending the LDC Gas Forums give our employees the chance to hear first-hand from the Industry Experts that effect our Tomorrow!!” David M. Tucker, VP - National Accounts, Atmos Energy Marketing, LLC
“The #1 place in the Natural Gas World to network, meet your friends and do business!” Dr. James Duncan, Manager of Market Research, ConocoPhillips Gas & Power
“Sponsoring the LDC Gas Forum is simply, smart money! We look forward to participating in future Forums!”
Ken Yagelski, Manager Midstream Services, UGI Energy Services, Inc.
“The LDC Gas Forums offer the opportunity to learn the latest from industry thought leaders, and then leverage that knowledge immediately at the Forum as the right people are there ready to do business.” Patrick McKinnon, President, Buffalo STX Energy
"The LDC Gas Forum is a great place to learn about current trends in the natural gas industry and to network with old friends and meet new friends." Robert W. Best, Executive Chairman of the Board, Atmos Energy Corporation
"The Rockies & West Forum was a great success and a valuable conference for me personally. I enjoyed gaining insights and perspectives from the industry's foremost experts on the most significant issues of the day. Further, the networking opportunities were fantastic as I was able to conveniently meet with a broad spectrum of SGE's clients during just a couple of days in L.A. Thanks and I look forward to the next one!” Ty Harrsion, Chief Strategist, Societe Generale Energy
“The Chicago LDC Gas Forum is the premier event of the year in the Mid-Continent region, bringing together in one place the greatest number of industry buyers, sellers and experts. The Forum offers opportunities for both educational instruction and updates on the market as well as a terrific environment for networking. We find great value in not only our participation, but also our sponsorship of the event.” Mark Homestead, Senior Vice President, Trading & Marketing, Sequent Energy Management
With so much going on in our business, it can be hard to find time for industry events; however, if you're going to pick just one, The LDC Gas Forum is definitely the one to attend." Paul Smith, Business Development, Southern Natural Gas
The LDC Gas Forum provides all of the natural gas market participants a central place to meet and discuss the most important current factors affecting our industry." Peter Tumminello, President, Sequent Energy Management
The LDC Gas Forum is a great opportunity for me to reconnect on a face to face basis with the people that I do business with and get up to speed on the thinking of folks engaged in the natural gas business.” Tim Sherwood, Vice President - Gas Supply Operations, AGL Resources
"The LDC Gas Forum Southeast continues to be a premier event in the natural gas industry. It's a great event to stay on top of supply, storage and transportation changes in the Southeast, as well as to reacquaint yourself with all the players in the industry."
Bob Hayes, Calpine
“Attending the LDC Gas Forum is a terrific way to catch up on current trends and see everyone in the industry all in one place.” Kim W. Colburn, Vice President, Wholesale Origination, Gulf Coast / Southeast Region, BP Energy Company
"The Forum was excellent! I really enjoyed the opportunity to speak, the outreach with key stakeholders, and the overall conference and topics. I look forward to participating in the upcoming Forums.” Michelle Bloodworth, Vice President, State Affairs and Business Development, America's Natural Gas Alliance
"The Forums are the premier regional events in natural gas to see producers, pipelines, and customers alike. The Forums networking opportunities with each is unmatched.” Jeff Welch, SVP / Head N. America Gas, EDF Trading
"The LDC Gas Conferences provide a unique opportunity to
hear from industry experts about the most pressing issues that
we currently face. It was also an incredible place to network
with counterparts and other industry participants."
John E. Allocca, Director of Gas
Contracting & Compliance, National Grid
"It was a great experience to attend the LDC Conference, and a pleasure to present as the keynote speaker. I found it very interesting to interact with such a well-informed audience and to get challenging, technical questions. I also gained valuable insight on Natural Gas opportunities. I very much look forward to attend the LDC Conference in future years." Billy Malone, Assistant Director, DeKalb County Public Works Department Sanitation Division
“The LDC Gas Forums provide a great venue for keeping up with market developments and trends as well as networking with representatives from a good cross-section of the industry.” Cleve Hogarth, Managing Director, Quorum Business Solutions
“For PIOGA, the 2011 LDC Forum – Northeast was the perfect event for promoting Pennsylvania’s exponential growth in reliable natural gas production and distribution.” Al Catanzarite, Vice President – Public Outreach, Pennsylvania Independent Oil & Gas Association
“The LDC Gas Forum is consistently the best networking event there is!!” Yvonne A. Flanagan, Lead AE, Key Accts: Colleges, Arenas & Institutions, Energy Solutions Delivery, National Grid
“The LDC Gas Forums are where relationships are renewed and industry trends are explored.” Chuck Kelley, Sr. Vice President, ONEOK Energy Services
“Every speaker had something good to say, and you ran a productive (but fun!) program.” Sean Sullivan, Reporter, SNL Energy
“The LDC Gas Forum has consistently been a top-notch event - the "gold standard" for gas industry conferences - that I look forward to each year.” Yvonne A. Flanagan, Lead AE, Key Accts: Colleges, Arenas & Institutions, Energy Solutions Delivery, National Grid
“The LDC Gas Forums ~ The ONE PLACE to meet Gas Industry Professionals!” Weston Groves, Electric Analyst, City of Roseville
“The LDC Gas Forum is the BEST CONFERENCE of the year ~ bringing together the major players in the Gas Industry!” Rosalie Roth, Manager, Gas Strategy, Southern California Edison
“I have been attending the Forums since 1996 ~ Great information and networking ~ I wouldn’t miss it!!” Lynette Chiabai, Associate Director, Southern California Edison Company
“The future of the Northern American natural gas industry can be found today at the LDC Gas Forums.” Aaron Goetze, Manager, Physical Natural Gas Markets, IntercontinentalExchange, Inc.
“Definitely one of the best networking events I attend each year.” Ron Ragan, Utility Gas Management
"The LDC Forum Southeast is the best Forum to attend annually."
Michael Enoch, General Manager, Chester County Natural Gas Authority
“LDC Gas Forums are where the natural gas community meets.” Kevin Comer, Associate Director - Product Marketing, CME Group
"You get more bang for your buck at the LDC Gas Forums!"
Roseann Bartimo, Origination, Gazprom
"I have attended approx. 6-8 LDC conferences during the last 6+
years, and 2012 LDC Southeast was the best!"
Todd Mitchell, North American Stainless
"I learn so much each year at the Northeast Forum in Boston.
It is where I find out what is REALLY happening inside the natu-
ral gas industry!
Marilyn Ross, Senior Economist, MA DPU/EPD
"What a great event - solid presentations and great networking!"
Libby Passmore, Strategic Sales Manager, Union Gas
"Always a great conference! It's the one thing that I go out of
my way for each year!"
Chris Kralich, Cargill
"The LDC Forum IS one of the best events out there and is a
great place for us to connect with suppliers."
Paul McLean, ProLiance
"I look forward to the LDC Forum each year. It's nice to have so
many people from our NG industry in the same place!"
Brendan Foley, Ameren
"The workshops, events and receptions were fabulous. As
always,it was well attended and the networking opportunities
Tina Hodgson, Union Gas
"I attended my first Forum in Atlanta, and I found it incredibly
informative! I'm definitely planning to go to the upcoming
Northeast Forum in Boston."
Delbert Billiter, LG&E and KU Services Company
"The LDC Gas Forums are the best networking platforms in the
industry.” Dougas Jacques, Sr. Vice President - Origination,
"The Forum provides the perfect opportunity to hear what
othersin the industry are thinking, as well as see so many
industry friends face-to-face."
Tim Sherwood, Vice President - Gas Supply Operations,
“The LDC Gas Forums are the premier events that
we participate in- it's the one place we can meet
with the entire natural gas community.” Bryan Durkin, Chief Operating Officer, CME Group
“The LDC Gas Forums' consistently offer the best
networking opportunities in the gas industry.” Steve Rexwinkle, Enbridge
“I attended the Southeast LDC Gas Forum, and
now I'm planning on attending the next one. I
thought it was a great way to connect with a large
number of suppliers” Jim Amstutz, Eastman
“A well organized conference to get updated on the
latest market trends and topics that can
significantly impact day to day business. An
effective and efficient way to meet industry and
market participants in one Forum.” Shahrokh Hessami, Director, Pacific Gas and
“I am on my way back from another Forum and I wanted to
commend your and your team on another well run event. I
appreciate the time, effort, and dedication it takes to pull
off such an event. Thank you for providing such an
environment for education, networking, and fun.” Gary Alexander, Carolina Gas Transmission