VI International Scientific and Technical Conference “Computer Technologies of Decision Making Support in Dispatching Management of Gas Transmission and Producing Systems

Conference date and venue

18–19 November 2014
Russia, 142717, Moscow region, Leninsky district, Razvilka

Abstract/Paper Submission Guidelines

Requirements to abstracts (DOCX, 16 KB)

Requirements to papers (DOCX, 18 KB)


Marina Plotnikovа,
tel.: +7 (498) 657-46-66 
mob.: +7 (916) 102-83-78 
fax: +7 (498) 657-96-00 
Olga Bodurova,
phone: +7 (498) 657-44-21 
Fax: +7 (498) 657-96-00 
JSC GAZPROM, Gazprom VNIIGAZ LLC, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas are holding the VI International Scientific and Technical Conference “Computer Technologies of Decision Making Support in Dispatching Management of Gas Transmission and Producing Systems (DISCOM-2014)” and the exhibition “Computer Packages in Dispatching Management” on the 18–19 of November, 2014.

The aim of the conference: introduction of advanced scientific and technical developments and exchange of experience in the area of application of information technologies for the management of operating conditions of gas transmission and producing systems.

Conference participants: representatives of Russian and Foreign enterprises, joint stock companies, universities, Scientific-Research and Design Institutes.

The Conference Program includes the Plenary Session, Technical Sessions and the Closing Session.

November 18, 2014 

10:00 — 17:00 — Plenary Session:

  • Welcoming address of Gazprom’s Key Executives.
  • Presentations of keynote speakers.
  • Exhibition.

17:00 — 22:00 — Gala diner accompanied by a of musical group

November 19, 2014

10:00 — 17:00 — Technical sessions. Exhibition.

17:30 — 18:00  — Closing session

18:00 — 21:00 — Buffet table

Technical sessions:

Session A: Automated systems and computer technologies in gas production, transmission and distribution:

  • management systems;
  • data collection systems;
  • information display systems;
  • computer programs for dispatcher’s applied problems.

Session В: Decision making support systems in dispatching management of gas transmission and producing systems:

  • decision making software packages;
  • modeling of systems and facilities;
  • regulations and standards governing modeling processes and software package development;
  • new methods and approaches suggested for application in modeling processes.

Session C: Advanced technologies in training and skill development of dispatcher staff:

  • computer training packages;
  • programs for staff training and skill development;
  • staff training methods;
  • regulations and scientific developments supporting dispatchers’ training.

Official language of the Conference

Official languages of the Conference are Russian and English. Speakers should submit their materials in Russian or English or both. The simultaneous translation will be provided.

Guidelines for abstracts

Size — Abstracts must not exceed one printed page.

Page format:

Paper size — А4 (210 mm х 297 mm)

Margins — 20 mm from the top, bottom, right and left

Style — 15-point Arial font size, single space.

Text and typographic requirements — abstracts should clearly summarize the content of the paper. Tables and figures are not allowed in abstracts.

Abstracts shall be submitted in Microsoft Word format and send to the e-mail address:

Abstracts sent by fax shall not be considered.

Key dates

Deadline for abstract submission is October 10, 2014 

Deadline for full paper submission is October 17, 2014

Registration form

Please, fill in the form and send it by fax or e-mail.

Registration form (DOCX, 17 KB)

After your registration form has been received, the invoice for the registration fee will be sent to you. As soon as the payment is made, we will send you the confirmation by e-mail.

Registration fee (VAT inclusive)

€ 700 Before/on October 20, 2014

€ 850 After October 20, 2014

Discount conditions:

—10% for 3 and more participants of the company attending the Conference

Registration fee includes:

  • Participation in all Conference sessions
  • Delegate's pack (including the Conference bag, notebook, program, copy of abstracts, souvenir)
  • Conference Proceedings DVD and copy of papers (to be posted after the Conference)
  • Attendance at all Conference sessions and at the Exhibition
  • Welcome Party
  • Coffee breaks, lunches


Application submission deadline — October 17, 2014. Filled in application shall be sent to the e-mail address:


Option А

Option В

Option С

Participant’s fee (18% VAT included)

1300 €

1900 €

2500 €

Exhibition booth

m2 (2х1,5 m)

4,5 m2 (3х1,5 m)

m2 (4х1,5 m)

Provided equipment:

frieze with the company name












power outlets




source of light




Company’s advertising leaflet in the portfolio of the Conference Participant

Company logo featured in “Exhibition” section on the Conference website