Dr. Aydar Shakirov, Head of the Gas Market Analysis Department at the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) has been confirmed as a speaker at the MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021 Conference and Exhibition, organized by Energy Capital & Power, taking place in Dakar in December.

Dr. Aydar Shakirov has worked at the GECF since 2017: first as gas transportation and storage analyst and later as the head of the Gas Market Analysis Department. The principal mission of the department consists of monitoring and analyzing gas market developments in the short term, with a special focus on gas supply and demand, energy policies, pipeline gas and LNG trade, gas transportation and storage, gas prices and pricing mechanisms and the development of competing fuels. The Department is responsible for keeping GECF Member Countries informed on the latest developments on the gas market through regular reports and studies.

“Dr. Aydar Shakirov will be a valuable participant at the MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021 Conference and Exhibition, where he will discuss the latest short-term market developments on the global gas market. We are honored to host him and hear his viewpoints on the GECF´s’ important role in expanding natural gas in Africa and the MSGBC region,” Sandra Jeque, ECP International Conference Director, MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021 Conference and Exhibition says.

In response to growing demand for renewable power, and increasing interest by international stakeholders to invest, develop, and succeed in Africa, Energy Capital & Power will hold the MSGBC Oil, Gas, & Power 2021 conference and exhibition during December 2021. Focused on enhancing regional partnerships, spurring investment and development in the oil, gas and power sectors, the conference will unite regional international stakeholders with African opportunities, serving as a growth-oriented platform for Africa’s energy sector.