logo #PNG18 19-21 March 2019

Day 2

20 March

Pre-Registration | Day One | Day Two | Day Three (site visit)

08:00  -  09:00

Registration & Networking Breakfast


 

 

09:00  -  09:20

Chair’s Day 1 Re-cap


09:20  -  09:40

Deputy Prime Minister Keynote


Speakers

Hon. Charles Abel - Deputy Prime Minister & Treasurer - Papua New GuineaHon. Charles AbelDeputy Prime Minister & TreasurerPapua New Guinea

09:40  -  10:00

Ministerial Keynote Address


Speakers

Hon. Sam Basil MP - Minister of Communications, Information Technology & Energy - Papua New Guinea Hon. Sam Basil MPMinister of Communications, Information Technology & EnergyPapua New Guinea

10:00  -  10:15

Treasury Address


Speakers

Dairi Vele - Secretary- Treasury Department - Papua New GuineaDairi VeleSecretary- Treasury DepartmentPapua New Guinea

10:15  -  10:30

Japans Evolving Market and Procurement Strategy


Speakers

Hiroki Sato - Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Fuel Transactions Officer - JERAHiroki SatoSenior Executive Vice President & Chief Fuel Transactions OfficerJERA

10:30  -  11:00

Networking Coffee Break


11:00  -  12:30

Session 5- Driving Government Policies: Domestic Energy Markets and Opportunities


Speakers

Moderator: Oliver Behrend - Principal Investment Officer - IFCModerator: Oliver BehrendPrincipal Investment OfficerIFC
Mark Beeley - Director, Natural Resources, Corporate and Institutional Banking - WestpacMark BeeleyDirector, Natural Resources, Corporate and Institutional BankingWestpac
Richard Robinson - CEO - NiuPowerRichard RobinsonCEONiuPower
Carolyn Blacklock - Acting CEO - PNG Power LtdCarolyn BlacklockActing CEOPNG Power Ltd
Paul Mulder - Managing Director - Mayur ResourcesPaul MulderManaging DirectorMayur Resources
Seiji Itagaki - General Manager- Basic Chemicals Department - Sojitz CorporationSeiji ItagakiGeneral Manager- Basic Chemicals DepartmentSojitz Corporation

  • National Electrification Rollout Plan (NEROP)
  • Financial perspective on Domestic Market Obligation (DMO)
  • What are utilities doing to adhere to government policy for domestic market obligations?
  • Is DMO in line with achieving Governments vision for 2050?
  • How is the fiscal regime being developed to incentivise investment?
  • What more can be done with energy policy in PNG to drive forward affordability and access for all?

Questions & Answers

12:30  -  13:45

Networking Lunch


13:45  -  15:00

Session 6 – Alternative Energy Supply and Development


Speakers

Moderator: Jim Collings - Country Manager & Director - Puma EnergyModerator: Jim CollingsCountry Manager & DirectorPuma Energy
Oliver Behrend - Principal Investment Officer - IFC Oliver BehrendPrincipal Investment OfficerIFC
Warren Yoon - Managing Director - Posco Daewoo Power (PNGPOM) LtdWarren YoonManaging DirectorPosco Daewoo Power (PNGPOM) Ltd
Jessie Mitir - Head of Stakeholder Engagement - PNG BiomassJessie MitirHead of Stakeholder EngagementPNG Biomass
Michael Uiari - General Manager Business Development - Oil Search LimitedMichael UiariGeneral Manager Business DevelopmentOil Search Limited
Takeshi Hashimoto - Director- Senior Managing Executive Officer - Mitsui O.S.K.Takeshi HashimotoDirector- Senior Managing Executive OfficerMitsui O.S.K.

  • What more can be done with energy policy in PNG to drive forward affordability and access for all?
  • What role can government play in easing funding challenges?
  • Outlining the latest plans in creating an environment for accelerated development of utlity-scale renewable energy projects
  • Where does the responsibility for infrastructure development sit and how can innovation help to increase domestic access to gas?
  • What role will coal play in ensuring affordable domestic energy  

Questions & Answers

15:00  -  15:30

Networking Coffee Break


15:30  -  tbc

Session 7- Closing Keynote Panel Discussion


Speakers

Moderator: Dr Fereidun Fesharaki - Chairman - FGEModerator: Dr Fereidun FesharakiChairmanFGE
Hon. Dr Fabian Pok Mec Ph.D MP - Minister of Petroleum - Papua New GuineaHon. Dr Fabian Pok Mec Ph.D MPMinister of PetroleumPapua New Guinea
Hon. Sam Basil MP - Minister of Communications, Information Technology & Energy - Papua New Guinea Hon. Sam Basil MPMinister of Communications, Information Technology & EnergyPapua New Guinea
Wapu Sonk - Managing Director - Kumul Petroleum Holdings LimitedWapu SonkManaging DirectorKumul Petroleum Holdings Limited
Carolyn Blacklock - Acting CEO - PNG Power LtdCarolyn BlacklockActing CEOPNG Power Ltd

  • What are the key government priorities for the energy sector over the next 5 years?
  • What initiatives will be introduced to drive the Energy for All initiative forward?
  • How can further upstream investment be stimulated in the current lower energy price climate and amidst global competition?
  • Why should international investors continue to invest in PNG and where do further opportunities lie?

Questions & Answers

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