International LNG Business Management Certificate Program


June 15 – 26, 2015


This two-week, major capital project program is ideal for those who wish to learn how major LNG projects are developed, from concept to operation. Unit One is devoted to LNG Fundamentals including LNG market history, pricing and trends; Major players along the LNG value chain; Application of Stage 1 and 2 of the Stage-Gas Process: LNG Project Assessment and Development Planning: from supply to delivery including, gas resources, gas field development, LNG technologies, and major commercial requirements. Unit Two is devoted to the application of Stages 3-5 of the Stage-Gate Process: from commissioning Front-end Engineering (FEED) to obtaining Final Investment Decision (FID); planning, selecting and managing EPC contracting, project reappraisal, start-up and operation.


For detailed information on each unit of this program, please access the Unit 1 and Unit 2 tabs above.


This program will benefit managers, government officials, and specialists in one or more functional areas of the international energy industry who seek a comprehensive understanding of the liquefied natural gas sector of the international gas industry and the practical management of major capital projects. It is an ideal supplement to IHRDC’s gas industry foundation program: The International Gas Business Management Certificate Program, which many participants refer to as the best program in the industry today


  • David A.T. Donohue, PhD, JD
  • Y. Serdar Dogulu, PhD
  • Richard Fair, BS
  • John B. (Jack) King, MBA
  • Kris Ramanadhan, PhD