are to identify and promote cutting-edge technology and innovation for the oil and gas industry; support and encourage young scientists’ research work and enhance international scientific and technical collaboration.
The International Business Congress (IBC) / The Modern Technologies and Prospective Oil and Gas Industry Projects Committee; Gas Industry Journal (founder – Gazprom); Gazprom; leading Russian and foreign energy companies, above all IBC members; Russian and foreign universities, scientists, subject-matter experts and young researchers / research team of scientists of up to 35 years of age.
Mr. D. Weßling, the IBC project coordinator.
January 2018 – December 2022 / prolongation on an annual basis
Application submissions are now closed. Thanks to all applicants!
Hydrocarbon Exploration and Production; Hard-to-Recover (HTR) Reserves and Unconventional Oil and Gas (UOG) Resource Development
Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), Hydrocarbon Processing, Transportation and Storage
IT Solutions and Digitalization, including Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Unmanned Technologies
ESG: Energy Efficiency and Low Carbon Energy, including Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (CCS/CCUS) technologies
Offshore Oil and Gas
New Materials, Structures and Solutions for Effective Production and Transportation of Hydrocarbons
Partner of the nomination “New Materials, Structures and Solutions for Effective Production and Transportation of Hydrocarbons”
Award: 3-4-month internship at TMK’s R&D Centrе in Skolkovo, including 2-3 visits to company plants
Special Awards: “Best Paper Award” and/or “Research Publication Award”
A complimentary one-year subscription and paper publication all competition winners
Awards Ceremony: as part of the 11th St. Petersburg International Gas Forum (SPIGF 2022), September 13-16 2022, Saint Petersburg, Russia.