The North American Gas Forum provided unrivaled opportunity to engage with high-level industry participants, regulators, policy makers and senior government representatives. Over the past years, Energy Dialogues has created a unique platform to advance the position of natural gas in the energy mix, create real dialogue between the supply demand sides of the gas industry – from shale, other unconventional and conventional gas supplies to the different parts of demand development and infrastructure players – and enable commercial opportunities and partnership for all participants through the NAGF.  Our Sponsors used this opportunity to network with the entire spectrum of the natural gas value chain, showcased their brand, discussed tomorrow’s solution and win new business.

Joining the North American Gas Forum as sponsor will provide you with:

  • Optimum exposure to the decision makers in the gas business
  • Visibility right in the capital of decision-making
  • Valuable opportunity to enhance your brand
  • A unique platform to position yourself as a gas industry leader

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2017 Platinum Sponsor


Shell is one of the world’s largest independent oil and gas companies in terms of market capitalization, operating cash flow and production. Our business explores for gas and oil worldwide, both from conventional fields and from sources such as tight rock and shale. We work to develop new oil and gas supplies, and have a global network of refineries and chemical plants. We also transport and trade oil, gas and other energy-related products and serve around 25 million customers a day through our global network of 43,000 branded retail sites. Shell invests in alternative energy as well as biofuels production and retail.

2017 Gold Sponsors


Cheniere Energy, Inc. (“Cheniere”) is a Houston-based energy company developing, constructing and operating LNG facilities along the U.S. Gulf Coast at the Sabine Pass LNG terminal in Cameron Parish, Louisiana and near Corpus Christi, Texas. The Sabine Pass liquefaction project is the first LNG export facility in the U.S.Lower-48 ready to serve the global natural gas market. Cheniere is also pursuing LNG to power solutions and integrated FSRU projects, positioning it to become one of the top suppliers of LNG on a global basis.


Honeywell International is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide. Honeywell has over 132,000 employees worldwide at 1,300 sites in 70 countries. They have made more than 75 acquisitions over the past decade, building great positions in good industries around the world. Honeywell has received over 100 business and industry awards including being nominated one of the top 100 companies of the “Fortune 500”, voted the “World’s Most Admired Company”, and the “Best Place to Launch a Career”; received the “Engineers Choice Award”; was one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies”; was among the “Top 50 Employers”, and Honeywell chief, Dave Cote was voted “America’s Top CEO” in 2013.

Honeywell Process Solutions is part of Honeywell’s Performance Materials and Technology group, a global leader in supplying technology and services to the energy markets as well as a major user of US oil and gas feedstock.

Kiewit Energy Group

Kiewit is one of North America’s largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee‐owned organization operates through a network of subsidiaries in the United States, Canada, and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including oil, gas, and chemical; power; transportation; building; water/wastewater; and mining. Kiewit has 2016 revenues of nearly $9 billion and employs 20,000 staff and craft employees.

Golden Pass LNG

Golden Pass Products would add natural gas liquefaction and export capabilities to the existing world-class LNG terminal in Sabine Pass, Texas. The proposed project represents an investment of about $10 billion and would create tens of thousands of jobs across the United States. Golden Pass Products is a partnership of Qatar Petroleum and ExxonMobil affiliates, world LNG leaders with operational expertise, financial capabilities, access to shipping fleets, large-scale regasification facilities and diverse global customer portfolios. Golden Pass received U.S. Department of Energy authorization for exports to Free-Trade Agreement countries and is currently advancing FERC permitting toward final authorization.

LNG Limited

Liquefied Natural Gas Limited is an ASX listed company (Code: LNG and OTC ADR: LNGLY) with offices in Houston, TX; Lake Charles, LA; Perth, Western Australia; and Halifax, Nova Scotia, whose portfolio consists of 100% ownership of the following companies:

  • Magnolia LNG, LLC (Magnolia LNG), a US-based subsidiary, which is developing an eight mtpa or greater LNG export terminal, in the Port of Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA;
  • Bear Head LNG Corporation Inc. (Bear Head LNG), a Canadian based subsidiary, which is developing an 8 mtpa or greater LNG export terminal in Richmond County, Nova Scotia, Canada with potential for further expansion;
  • Bear Paw Pipeline Corporation Inc. (Bear Paw), proposing to construct and operate a 62.5 km gas pipeline lateral to connect gas supply to Bear Head LNG; and

LNG Technology Pty Ltd, a subsidiary which owns and develops the Company’s OSMR® LNG liquefaction process, a mid-scale LNG business model that plans to deliver lower capital and operating costs, faster construction, and improved efficiency, relative to larger traditional LNG projects.

Sempra LNG & Midstream

Sempra LNG & Midstream ( leads Sempra Energy’s initiatives to develop and build natural gas liquefaction facilities, LNG receipt terminals and midstream natural gas infrastructure. Sempra LNG & Midstream developed one of the first liquefaction facilities in the U.S. at the site of its existing Cameron LNG regasification terminal in Louisiana, a total investment of approximately $10 billion. The company also developed, constructed and operated the first LNG regasification terminal on the west coast of North America, Energia Costa Azul in Baja California, Mexico.
Sempra LNG & Midstream has initiated the development of potential liquefaction projects including Port Arthur LNG in Texas and ECA LNG in Mexico.

Sempra LNG & Midstream is also active in the sale of LNG worldwide.


Based in The Woodlands, Texas, NextDecade Corporation is a developer of LNG projects providing customers access to the full LNG value chain. NextDecade comprises a team of industry leaders with extensive experience in signing major LNG off-take deals, and developing LNG, FLNG, and FSRU projects, as well as associated natural gas infrastructure around the world.

NextDecade was founded as a private company in 2010. On July 24, 2017, NextDecade merged with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Harmony Merger Corp. and changed its name to “NextDecade Corporation”. It is now listed on the Nasdaq under the symbol NEXT. For more information, please visit

NextDecade is the developer of the proposed Rio Grande LNG project in Brownsville, Texas. For more information about Rio Grande LNG, visit

2017 Silver Sponsor


ABB is a pioneering technology leader that is writing the future of industrial digitalization and has been active in the oil and gas industry for more than a century. From well head to refinery, ABB specializes in mastering the control loop and transforming client operations through actionable insights that optimize performance in real time. ABB technologies connect people with data to optimize performance, improve reliability, enhance efficiency and minimize environmental impact from project start-up throughout the entire plant life cycle.

Tellurian Inc.

Tellurian was founded by Charif Souki and Martin Houston and is led by President and CEO Meg Gentle. Tellurian plans to build a natural gas business that includes development of Driftwood LNG, ~ 26 mtpa LNG export facility, and an associated pipeline. Tellurian intends to create value for shareholders by developing low-cost natural gas-related infrastructure, profitably delivering natural gas to customers worldwide and pursuing value-enhancing, complementary business lines in the energy industry. Tellurian is based in Houston, Texas and its common stock is listed on the Nasdaq Capital Market under the symbol “TELL”.
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WGL Holdings

WGL (NYSE: WGL), headquartered in Washington, D.C., is a leading source for clean, efficient and diverse energy solutions. With activities and assets across the U.S., WGL consists of Washington Gas, WGL Energy, WGL Midstream and Hampshire Gas. WGL provides natural gas, electricity, green power and energy services, including generation, storage, transportation, distribution, supply and efficiency. Our calling as a company is to make energy surprisingly easy for our employees, our community and all our customers. Whether you are a homeowner or renter, small business or multinational corporation, state and local or federal agency, WGL is here to provide Energy Answers. Ask Us. For more information, visit us at

2017 Bronze Sponsors

GTT North America

Houston-based GTT North America (GTT NA) is the US subsidiary of French engineering and technology company GTT.
GTT (Gaztransport & Technigaz) is the world leader in cryogenic membrane containment systems used in the shipbuilding industry for the maritime transport as well as land storage of LNG. For over 50 years, GTT has offered to its customers technologies which allow the optimization of storage space and reduce the construction and operation costs of ships or tanks equipped with these systems. GTT operates in five sectors: LNGCs (Liquefied Natural Gas Carriers), FPSOs (Floating Production Storage and Offloading units), FSRUs (Floating Storage and Regasification units), onshore storage tanks, and solutions for the LNG as a fuel chain.

Poten & Partners

Poten & Partners is a leader in providing services to the energy and transportation industries. Comprised of over 160 professionals in 7 offices around the world, Poten is at the forefront of developing, arranging and advising clients on oil and gas shipping and infrastructure projects. We are proud to be the premier service provider for the global LNG and Natural Gas business since the industry’s early commercial activities. Our clients include major oil and gas companies, trading firms, power generators, ship owners and operators, shipyards, terminal and pipeline operators, government agencies, and financial institutions.

Berkeley Research Group

Berkeley Research Group (BRG) energy experts advise clients on natural gas, NGL and LNG production, markets, investments, contracts, and risk throughout North America and worldwide. Our expertise spans the value chain and encompasses natural gas production (conventional and unconventional), processing, pipeline transportation, storage, and marketing and trading, as well as LNG and NGL terminal operations, shipping, trading, and end markets. Our professionals provide strategic, commercial, and operational analysis and advice and work with clients to identify, manage, and mitigate risk; optimize capital deployment and performance; and capture value in complex energy markets.

2017 Sponsors

American Petroleum Institute

API is a national trade association representing more than 625 member companies involved in all aspects of the oil and natural gas industry. API’s members include producers, refiners, suppliers, pipeline operators, and marine transporters, as well as service and supply companies that support all segments of the industry.

Davies Public Affairs

Davies is the firm of choice for clients who need to win high stakes, defining issues. Working on the front lines of energy projects across North America provides us a unique perspective of issues impacting the industry, and how to move the public to reshape the debate.

Davies uses modern psychology and research-driven messaging to turn complex information into motivational, values-driven communications that overcome fear and move supporters from sidelines to active and passionate advocates.