logo #PNG18 19-21 March 2019

2017 Full Programme

(all days)

Summit Pre-Registration - Monday 27 February

Day 1 - Tuesday 28 February

08:00  -  08:50

Registration & Networking Breakfast


Sponsored by


8:50  -  9:00

Chairman’s Opening Remarks


Speakers

Sir Moi Avei - Chairman - Kumul Petroleum Holdings LimitedSir Moi AveiChairmanKumul Petroleum Holdings Limited

09:00  -  09:00

Session 1 – Keynote Addresses


09:00  -  09:15

Prime Minister’s Keynote Address


Speakers

Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP - Prime Minister - Papua New GuineaHon. Peter O’Neill CMG MPPrime MinisterPapua New Guinea

09:15  -  09:30

Ministerial Keynote Address


Speakers

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

09:30  -  09:45

Global Energy Industry Overview Keynote


Speakers

Dr. Fereidun Fesharaki - Chairman - FGEDr. Fereidun FesharakiChairmanFGE

09:45  -  10;15

Japanese Government Keynote


Speakers

Takashi Yamada - Director for Petroleum and LNG Policy of Natural Resources and Fuel Department - Ministry of Economic, Trade and Industry (METI)Takashi YamadaDirector for Petroleum and LNG Policy of Natural Resources and Fuel DepartmentMinistry of Economic, Trade and Industry (METI)

10:15  -  10:45

Networking Coffee Break


Hosted by


10:45  -  12:15

Session 2- Papua New Guinea Project Update: Update on Existing, Planned and Future Projects for the Country


Speakers

Moderator: Dr Fereidun Fesharaki - Chairman - FGEModerator: Dr Fereidun FesharakiChairmanFGE
Andrew Barry - Managing Director - ExxonMobil PNG LimitedAndrew BarryManaging DirectorExxonMobil PNG Limited
Peter Botten - Managing Director - Oil SearchPeter BottenManaging DirectorOil Search
Philippe Blanchard - Managing Director - Total E&P PNG LtdPhilippe BlanchardManaging DirectorTotal E&P PNG Ltd
Bill Ovenden - EVP Exploration - SantosBill OvendenEVP ExplorationSantos

  • Exclusive updates on status of projects in PNG
  • What are the priorities for operators in PNG and what more can be done in a collaborative way to drive the industry forward?
  • How does PNG fit in to the Asia Pacific region as a major supplier of gas?
  • How are LNG project developers navigating through the low energy price realm?
  • What is the key to project FID in PNG?
  • Striking a balance between sustainability and profitability: What measures are in place to ensure energy for all can become a reality?

Questions & Answers

 

12:15  -  13:30

Networking Lunch


13:30  -  15:00

Session 3- Governments Policy Initiatives for Petroleum and Energy Sectors


Speakers

Moderator: Dr Fereidun Fesharaki - Chairman - FGEModerator: Dr Fereidun FesharakiChairmanFGE
Wapu Sonk - Managing Director - Kumul Petroleum Holdings LimitedWapu SonkManaging DirectorKumul Petroleum Holdings Limited
Kepsey Puiye - Acting Secretary - Department of PetroleumKepsey PuiyeActing SecretaryDepartment of Petroleum
Augustine Mano - Managing Director - MRDCAugustine ManoManaging DirectorMRDC
Peter Koim - Director - Gas Project Coordinating Office Peter KoimDirectorGas Project Coordinating Office 

  • What is the current outlook for the PNG energy sector and where do new opportunities exist?
  • What continues to make PNG such an attractive investment opportunity in spite of current energy prices?
  • What are the planned developments relating to Benefits Management and the Licensing Regime?
  • Policy Update: Electricity Industry Policy and Gas Policy
  • Assessing the current strategies for developing PNG’s stranded gas fields?
  • How can PNG’s Oil and Gas Industry act as an enabler to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals?

Questions & Answers

15:00  -  15:30

Networking Coffee Break


Hosted by


15:30  -  17:00

Session 4- Maximizing advanced Technology and Finance to Enhance Development of Oil & Gas Infrastructure Projects


Speakers

Moderator: Greg Pawson - CEO - Kina Securities Moderator: Greg PawsonCEOKina Securities
Katsuo Nagasaka - Corporate Chairman of the Board - Chiyoda CorporationKatsuo NagasakaCorporate Chairman of the BoardChiyoda Corporation
Jonathan Bloch - Executive Director - Head of Strategic Banking ( (Resources, Energy and Infrastructure) - ANZJonathan BlochExecutive Director - Head of Strategic Banking ( (Resources, Energy and Infrastructure)ANZ
Michael Maguire - President - International - High ArcticMichael MaguirePresident - InternationalHigh Arctic
Darren Wyllie - General Manager - Advanced Solutions - Honeywell Process SolutionsDarren WyllieGeneral Manager - Advanced SolutionsHoneywell Process Solutions

  • Showcasing advanced and specific technologies to enhance exploration
  • Uncovering the true upstream potential of PNG by unveiling new data to assess business and investment opportunities?
  • New data acquisition: Western Province- How can the stranded gas be commercialised?
  • Technological Excellence: Showcasing world class technologies in operation in PNG
  • How can incentives be introduced to drive future infrastructure development?

Questions & Answers 

17:00  -  19:00

Networking Drinks


19:00  -  tbc

Gala Dinner Evening


Hosted by


Day 2 - Wednesday 1st March

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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