Sustainable Gas Research & Innovation (2018)

The Sustainable Gas Institute (SGI) and Research Centre for Gas Innovation (RCGI) are hosting their third annual conference this year in natural gas sustainability in São Paulo, Brazil. The two-day conference will take place on September 25th and 26th.

This is a unique conference that will bring stakeholders together to meet; share knowledge, exchange ideas, gain insight, and showcase expertise to fully understand the role of natural gas in the global energy landscape.


Dates: Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th September 2018

Location: University of São Paulo

The conference will take place at the University of Sao Paulo in CDI – (Centro de Difusão Internacional) – Auditorium, Av. Prof. Lúcio Martins Rodrigues, 222 – Butantã, São Paulo – SP, 05508-020

Invitees: If you are interested in attending, please email us at

An Eventbrite page will be available soon for registrations.


SGRI 2018: “Transforming gas to transform the future”

Keynotes from:-

We are delighted to have John Sarlis who is Technology Maturation and CCS Real Case for Shell Cansolv.

Further keynotes to be confirmed soon.


The full agenda will be able to download shortly.

DAY 1: Tuesday, 25th Sept 2017

08.30-09.00 ——– Registration and welcome coffee

09.00-18.10 —- Programme to follow shortly

DAY 2: Wednesday, 26th Sept 2017

08.00-08.30 ——– Registration and coffee

09.00-19.15 — Programme to follow shortly

20:30-22.00——– Conference Dinner (location to be confirmed shortly)

Hotel information:-

The conference hotel is Radisson Blu São Paulo.

Av. Cidade Jardim, 625
São Paulo

Below is the hotel’s distance from both airports:

Congonhas  (9 km / 25 mins)
São Paulo Guarulhos ( 35 km / 1 hour)


Call for Papers:-

Information on submitting papers can be found on the Paper submission and selection process page.

Submission deadline: 30 June 2018 (11.59pm UK / 7.59pm Sâo Paulo)

Notification of submission decision: 31 July 2018

*Deadline for submitting presentations/posters: 20 September 2018

You can submit your abstract here.


This conference has been co-organised by the Research Centre for Gas Innovation at the University of São Paulo and Sustainable Gas Institute at Imperial College.

If you would like to find out more, please contact us at