Virtual Training – European Gas Markets:
The Scramble to End Russian Reliance

2023 Course Dates Coming Soon

Course Overview

The Ukraine war has heralded a new natural gas world order which has European markets at its centre. The 2022 Virtual Training Course on The Scramble to End Russian Reliance will provide you with deep insight into the causes and outcomes of higher prices, increased volatility and significantly-altered gas and LNG trade flows that are now the new normal.

As the global gas and LNG markets are set for significant tightness in the coming years, navigating what drives the TTF – for which ICIS is the benchmark provider – will enable you to better understand and interpret the risks and opportunities for your business. Alternatives to Russian gas supply, changes to Europe’s electricity markets as well as analysis of gas trade flows will all be included in the course.


Key topics include

  • European energy policy following the war in Ukraine
  • Gas pricing and liquidity in 2022
  • Interpreting gas and LNG transparency data
  • Short-term outlook: alternatives to Russian gas supply and a changing power mix
  • Looking to the long-term with increased LNG and the impact on global gas markets, LNG as a bunker fuel and the role of hydrogen

Who should attend?

The course will be beneficial to anyone whose job requires analysing market and trade situations. This could range from analysts and traders to decision-makers, including those with roles and functions in:

  • Trading
  • Market analysis
  • Infrastructure operators
  • Government and agencies
  • Upstream production
  • Commercial strategy and procurement

Need to check if this course is suitable for you? Or need a little more information? Reach out to a member of our team here

Course fees

$1,000 (+UK VAT at 20% if applicable)*

2023 Course Dates Coming Soon

*NB: Please enter your Tax ID or business number, otherwise UK VAT at 20% will be applied. Customers based in the UK will be charged UK VAT at 20% whether or not a VAT number is provided.

For group bookings of three or more please contact us:

Jerricor Dayrit Asia/Middle East
Tel: +65 6780 4321

Ali Ahmad Europe/Americas
Tel: +44 207 911 1478

What to expect in the virtual training?

  • Fully digital platform

All sessions will be accessed virtually from your computer, tablet or mobile, giving you the flexibility of taking the course at your chosen location and device.

  • Live and interactive sessions

Understanding the relevance of getting access to information in real time, the course will be delivered live and include interactive sessions providing you with a platform to engage with trainers and other delegates.

  • Modular approach

The course will run over 2 days with a total of 7 hours of tuition time.


Ed Cox

Ed Cox, Editor – Global LNG

Ed Cox is Editor of ICIS’ LNG portfolio and manages a global editorial team across Europe, the Americas and Asia. He has over 18 years of experience within the energy and petrochemical markets, working within different departments of ICIS. Ed has focused on managing the growth of the company’s European gas and global LNG content. He has recently supported the development of ICIS’ China editorial team and their coverage, and is a regular commentator for ICIS in the British and global media giving a view on how upstream pricing and fundamentals impact end-user markets. Ed previously headed up the daily ICIS European gas report, ESGM, the industry’s benchmark report.

Tom Marzec-Manser, Head of Gas Analytics

Tom Marzec-Manser, Head of Gas Analytics

Tom Marzec-Manser is the Head of Gas Analytics and specialises in global natural gas fundamentals. Since the start of 2019 he has worked on the ICIS LNG Edge platform which provides pre-trade analysis to market participants, as well as granular LNG supply-demand forecasts. Prior to working on ICIS LNG Edge, Tom spent 11 years working within ICIS’ editorial division. The last four years of which he spent managing the daily flagship price benchmark report ESGM. Over the years, Tom has focused extensively on the liberalisation of wholesale gas trade in central and eastern Europe, as well as the market design and evolution of the British NBP. He is an active media commentator on Russian exports.

Alice Casagni, Editor – European Spot Gas Markets

Alice Casagni, Editor – European Spot Gas Markets

Alice is the Editor of the European benchmark gas publication ESGM. Alice leads, trains and mentors a team of market reporters based in Europe, she is responsible for developing the content and editorial direction of the publication, ensuring the data produced is in line with the ICIS methodology and representing the company at international events. Prior to being Editor, Alice was the Deputy Editor of ESGM between 2019-2021.

Christopher Rene, Deputy Editor – Gas in Focus

Christopher Rene, Deputy Editor – Gas in Focus

Christopher is the Deputy Editor of the fortnightly Gas in Focus report, a round-up of all key developments, prices and industry news from the European natural gas market. He also produces analysis of the ICIS TTF gas benchmark through the lens of global LNG and gas price spreads, regional gas markets and its relationship with the European energy complex.

Thomas Rodgers, European Gas Analyst

Thomas Rodgers, European Gas Analyst

Since moving into ICIS’ European Gas Analytics team at the start of 2022, Thomas has worked on managing key assumptions in the European section of LNG supply-demand forecasts and is assisting on the development of the European Mid-term Gas Model. Before moving into Analytics, Thomas spent the best part of eight years in the Editorial team. During this time covering ICIS’ benchmark European gas hubs, with a particular focus on the British NBP market, later working as Deputy Editor of the fortnightly Gas in Focus report. He is a regular commentator on developments in the gas market among a range of British and global media.

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Our custom training courses are delivered as interactive workshops, focusing on the products, concepts and issues that are most relevant and beneficial to you.

  • Save money on transportation and accommodation, with training at a convenient location
  • Flexibility – you determine the length and duration of the sessions
  • Interactive workshops with hands-on exercises, to reinforce key skills, techniques and concepts
  • Take-away the course materials, presentations and background information for future reference

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