ETN’s 11th International Gas Turbine Conference (IGTC)


Tangla hotel, Avenue E. Mounier 5, Brussels 1200, Belgium. The hotel is ideally situated close to Brussels International Airport.

Tangla hotel is the first Orientally inspired design hotel in Brussels. The interior architecture has been modelled by the award-winning Hirsch Bedner Associates Agency and it introduces its guests to the Art of Hospitality and unique charm of Asian Culture.


Below please find a draft programme:

  • 10 October 2023:
    • 08:30-10:30: Keynote session 1: Energy transition to a global carbon-neutral society
    • 10:30-11:00: Coffee break & expo
    • 11:00-12:45: Keynote session 2: “Net-zero pathways”
    • 12:45-14:00: Lunch & expo
    • 14:00-15:30: Technical parallel sessions 1 & 2
      • Technical session 1: Low carbon solutions
      • Technical session 2: Product sustainability, performance & reliability
    • 15:30-16:00: Coffee break & expo
    • 16:00-17:30: Technical parallel sessions 3 & 4
      • Technical session 3: Product sustainability, performance & reliability
      • Technical session 4: Energy efficiency improvements
    • 19:00-23:00: Networking aperitif & Gala Dinner
  • 11 October 2023:
    • 08:30-09:30: Keynote session 3: National and regional gas turbine markets: opportunities and challenges towards a hydrogen economy
    • 09:30-10:30: Keynote session 4: R&D projects contributing to the energy transition
    • 10:30-11:00: Coffee break & expo
    • 11.00 -13:00: Technical parallel sessions 5 & 6
      • Technical session 5: Low carbon solutions
      • Technical session 6: Integrated energy systems solutions
    • 13:00-14:15: Lunch & expo
    • 14:15-16:15: Keynote session 5: Technology development pathways for a carbon-neutral society (OEM session)
    • 16:15-16:30: Closing remarks: ETN President

About IGTC

The International Gas Turbine Conference is a well-established and renowned biennial conference. Its objective is to demonstrate the opportunities for our technology both in the energy transition as well as in a carbon-neutral society by highlighting the latest technical developments on the identified pathways by the user community.

The conference will provide an opportunity for the R&D community to meet and discuss with users and GT experts from around the world as well as policy makers. The conference highlights the energy market outlook in Europe and in key markets globally, as well as presents and disseminates current R&D activities and latest achievements for flexible, efficient, reliable, and environmentally sound gas turbine technology.

More information about the previous conferences is available here

Conference Advisory Board IGTC-23

  • Felix Güthe, Phoenix Biopower
  • Jafar Al-Zaili, City, University of London
  • Dan Reitz, Solar Turbines
  • Jan Slagter, VBR
  • Luc Gooren, Laborelec/Engie
  • Peter Kutne, DLR
  • Paulo del Turco, Baker Hughes
  • Muhammad Baqir Hashmi, University of Stavanger
  • Lorenzo Pilotti, Politecnico di Milano

Sponsorship opportunities

Please download our sponsorship package here. Fill-in the forms and return them to the ETN Office by email.

Important dates

  • Abstract submission date: NEW DEADLINE! 09 January 2023 (Please find the Call for papers here)
  • Notification of abstract acceptance: 09 February 2023
  • Submission of final papers: 26 April 2023
  • Notification of paper acceptance: 23 June 2023


Brussels, Belgium



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