FFX International Gas Congress (TGC – 2019)

X International Gas Congress (TGC – 2019) 21-22 May 2019, Awaza, Turkmenistan

The Congress, a prestigious business forum, is held annually to develop and strengthen international partnerships between Turkmen state organisations and the international oil and gas industry. A detailed review of Turkmenistan’s gas market and the latest petrochemical projects and project opportunities was presented, and the world’s leading oil and gas companies shared their visions and expertise.

Senior management and representatives of both Turkmen State organisations and leading international oil and gas companies, plus major international financial institutions have regularly attended the Congress. These include Hyundai, Kawasaki, Shell, Petronas, Gazprom, Gaffney, Cline and Associates, NAPECO, Vitol, CNPC, Dragon Oil, ENI, BP, Mobil, Buried Hill, World Bank, IFC, ADB, ILF, EBRD, Allen & Overy and many others.

During this major gas and petrochemical business forum, representatives of foreign companies had the opportunity to meet with senior officials from national oil and gas companies of Turkmenistan and to discuss both topical issues and opportunities for cooperation and investment.

Key Statistics

300 delegates

35 countries

90 companies

Scope of Work

Conference logistics

Speaker and programme management

Marketing and media



Catering services

Translation services


More than 30 speakers made presentations on various topics of interest to specialists in the oil and gas complex. In addition, TGC 2019 was covered by leading domestic and international media. In particular, live broadcasts from the forum were carried on by: RT - Russia Today, ABU - Asian Broadcasting Union, Habar - Kazakh media company, Lagardere France, CCTV+ China, Korean KBS, TRT Turkey, NHK Japan, TVR - National Broadcasting Company of Uzbekistan. Printed publications are represented by the magazines SPE and API (USA) and Business Central Asia (India).

Dragon Oil
Oil Tender
Gasoil Media
Trend news agency
Arzuw News

Avaza, Turkmenbashy - Berkarar Hotel
Hotel "Berkarar" is designed to host 378 guests at a time and offers a full range of services. Located 50 meters from the beach, the complex has comprehensive leisure amenities including summer and winter pools, plus water parks with bar counters, restaurants, spa services and gyms. There are also well equipped conference rooms for all your business needs. The restaurant with an excellent sea view, located on the 13th floor is a highlight of the hotel.