logo #PNG18 19-21 March 2018

2017 Full Programme

(all days)

Summit Pre-Registration - Monday 27 February

16:00  -  19:00

Summit Pre-Registration


Day 1 - Tuesday 28 February

07:00  -  08:30

Registration and Welcome Coffee


08:30  -  08:40

Host’s Welcome Remarks


Speakers

Frank M Kramer CBE - Chairman - Kumul Petroleum Holdings LimitedFrank M Kramer CBEChairmanKumul Petroleum Holdings Limited

08:40  -  09:10

Opening Keynote


Speakers

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

09:10  -  09:30

Keynote Ministerial Address


Speakers

Hon Nixon Duban MP - Minister for Petroleum & Energy - Ministry of Petroleum & EnergyHon Nixon Duban MPMinister for Petroleum & EnergyMinistry of Petroleum & Energy

09:30  -  09:50

Keynote Address


Speakers

Yuki Sadamitsu -  Director, Oil & Gas Division - Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry (METI)Yuki Sadamitsu Director, Oil & Gas DivisionMinistry of Economy, Trade & Industry (METI)

09:50  -  10:15

Keynote Consumer Address


Speakers

Hiroki Sato - Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Fuel Transactions Officer - JERA Co. Inc.Hiroki SatoSenior Executive Vice President & Chief Fuel Transactions OfficerJERA Co. Inc.

10:15  -  10:30

Global LNG Supply-Demand Overview


Speakers

Dr. Fereidun Fesharaki - Chairman - FGEDr. Fereidun FesharakiChairmanFGE

10:30  -  11:00

Networking Coffee Break


Hosted By

  • Total

11:00  -  12:00

Session 1– The Papua New Guinea Energy Masterplan- Launching a Concrete Plan for the Petroleum Sector


Speakers

Wapu Sonk - Managing Director - Kumul Petroleum Holdings LimitedWapu SonkManaging DirectorKumul Petroleum Holdings Limited
Augustine Mano - Managing Director - MRDCAugustine ManoManaging DirectorMRDC
Kepsey Puiye - Acting Secretary - Department of Petroleum and EnergyKepsey PuiyeActing SecretaryDepartment of Petroleum and Energy
Dr. Fereidun Fesharaki - Chairman - FGEDr. Fereidun FesharakiChairmanFGE

  • Detailing the Papua New Guinea Energy Masterplan for in country energy resource development
  • What strategies are being developed to commercialise PNG’s stranded gas fields?
  • Successful investment by oil and gas proceeds by resource owners
  • Why is PNG such an attractive investment opportunity at present in spite of global energy prices?
  • Strategic pipeline for commercialising stranded gas resourcE
Questions & Answers
12:00  -  12:15

Networking Coffee Break


Hosted By

  • Total

12:15  -  13:30

Session 2- PNG Projects Status Update: Accelerating PNG’s LNG Plans to Promote Growth


Speakers

Andrew Barry - Managing Director - ExxonMobil PNGAndrew BarryManaging DirectorExxonMobil PNG
Philippe Blanchard - Managing Director - Total E&P PNG LtdPhilippe BlanchardManaging DirectorTotal E&P PNG Ltd
Peter Botten - Managing Director - Oil SearchPeter BottenManaging DirectorOil Search
Brent Emmett - CEO - Horizon OilBrent EmmettCEOHorizon Oil
Huw Evans - Managing Director - Twinza OilHuw EvansManaging DirectorTwinza Oil
Dr. Fereidun Fesharaki - Chairman - FGEDr. Fereidun FesharakiChairmanFGE

  • Showcasing on-time project delivery, technical excellence and impeccable safety standards
  • How does PNG compete as a major supplier in Asia Pacific?
  • What are the current priorities for existing operators?
  • How are LNG project developers navigating through the low energy price realm?
  • Highlighting the importance of partnerships for local companies and internationals alike and detailing the benefits of successful joint-ventures
  • What are the benefits for LNG buyers in assuming project equity positions from inception?
  • LNG exports vs domestic usage- How can we strike a balance between sustainability and profitability moving forward?
Questions & Answers
13:30  -  14:45

Networking Lunch


Sponsored By

  • China LNG International Summit & Exhibition

14:45  -  15:45

Session 3- Major Petroleum and Energy Sector Players Panel Discussion


Speakers

Andrew Barry - Managing Director - ExxonMobil PNGAndrew BarryManaging DirectorExxonMobil PNG
Peter Botten - Managing Director - Oil SearchPeter BottenManaging DirectorOil Search
Philippe Blanchard - Managing Director - Total E&P PNG LtdPhilippe BlanchardManaging DirectorTotal E&P PNG Ltd
Wapu Sonk - Managing Director - Kumul Petroleum Holdings LimitedWapu SonkManaging DirectorKumul Petroleum Holdings Limited
Kevin Gallagher - CEO - Santos LtdKevin GallagherCEOSantos Ltd
Angus Rodger - Research Director - Asia Pacific Upstream Research - Wood MackenzieAngus RodgerResearch Director - Asia Pacific Upstream ResearchWood Mackenzie

15:45  -  16:15

Networking Coffee Break


Hosted By

  • Total

16:15  -  17:30

Session 4- Gas Monetisation: Exploring Options for Gas Usage and Taking Gas to Market


Speakers

Rob Gardner - Corporate Strategic Planning Manager - ExxonMobil PNG Ltd.Rob GardnerCorporate Strategic Planning ManagerExxonMobil PNG Ltd.
Dairi Vele - Secretary- Treasury Department - Papua New GuineaDairi VeleSecretary- Treasury DepartmentPapua New Guinea
Ian Munro - Executive General Manager - Gas Business Development - Oil SearchIan MunroExecutive General Manager - Gas Business DevelopmentOil Search
Mark Beeley - Director Natural Resources - Corporate and Institutional Banking WestpacMark BeeleyDirector Natural ResourcesCorporate and Institutional Banking Westpac

  • Global gas markets and the impact on PNG’s gas projects
  • PNG energy outlook: What does the medium term energy outlook for PNG look like?
  • What are the incentives for new upstream investment to commercialise stranded gas fields?
  • How big a part do gas/LNG buyers have to play in the development of PNG’s gas projects?
  • How can Small Scale LNG play a role as a key solution to monetize upstream gas blocks in PNG?
Questions & Answers
17:30  -  19:00

Networking Drinks


Hosted By

  • PNG Power

19:00

Gala Dinner Evening


Hosted By

  • Kumul Petroleum Holdings Ltd

Day 2 - Wednesday 1st March

08:30  -  09:00

Networking Coffee


09:00  -  09:30

Day 1 Recap & Papua New Guinea’s Role as a Regional Gas Exporter


Speakers

Angus Rodger - Research Director - Asia Pacific Upstream Research - Wood MackenzieAngus RodgerResearch Director - Asia Pacific Upstream ResearchWood Mackenzie

09:30  -  10:00

Keynote Treasury Address


Speakers

Hon. Patrick Pruaitch MP - Minister for Treasury - Papua New GuineaHon. Patrick Pruaitch MPMinister for TreasuryPapua New Guinea

10:00  -  10:20

Regulating and Administering PNG’s Oil and Gas Act and Related Resource Laws


Speakers

Daniel Rolpagarea - State Solicitor - Department of Justice and Attorney GeneralDaniel RolpagareaState SolicitorDepartment of Justice and Attorney General

10:20  -  11:30

Session 5- Gas to Electricity: Ensuring Domestic Power Needs are met Moving Forward


Speakers

Alex Oa - Acting CEO - PNG PowerAlex OaActing CEOPNG Power
Michael Uiari - General Manager, Business Development - Power - Oil Search PowerMichael UiariGeneral Manager, Business Development - PowerOil Search Power
Matthew Marinovich - Technical & Commercial Analyst - GE Matthew MarinovichTechnical & Commercial AnalystGE
David Lester - Chief Office Representative – Papua New Guinea - RepsolDavid LesterChief Office Representative – Papua New GuineaRepsol
Mark Baker - Managing Director - Papua New Guinea - ANZMark BakerManaging Director - Papua New GuineaANZ

  • Identifying the role of private capital in developing the next generation of energy infrastructure
  • How can more value be created in the power sector? o Gas to Electricity o Renewables infrastructure o Solar power o Hydro Power
  • What policies and regulations are needed to attract investment into the PNG power market?
  • What is the role of thermal power generation and future gas supply?
  • Balancing environmental requirements vs increasing power demand – what more can be done?
  • How is the energy market regulated? What incentives are being put in place to allow new entrants in the market?
11:30  -  12:00

Networking Coffee Break


12:00  -  13:00

Session 6– Maximising the Use of Technology to Enhance Development of Oil & Gas Infrastructure Projects


Speakers

Kiyotaka Anai - Project Director - Gas & LNG Project Unit No.2 - Chiyoda CorporationKiyotaka AnaiProject Director - Gas & LNG Project Unit No.2Chiyoda Corporation
Michael Binnion - Chairman of the Board - High Arctic Energy ServicesMichael BinnionChairman of the BoardHigh Arctic Energy Services
Russell Byfield - Manager Sales- Eastern Pacific - Honeywell Russell ByfieldManager Sales- Eastern PacificHoneywell
John Chambers - General Manager- PNG - SantosJohn ChambersGeneral Manager- PNGSantos

  • Is infrastructure development the key catalyst for increased investment and further PNG development
  • Experiences from abroad- Unconventional Hydrocarbons
  • What infrastructure needs to be put in place to ensure for additional exploration activities in PNG?
  • Promoting private investment to develop infrastructure projects – what more needs to be done?
  • Analysing the regulatory framework for gas distribution and infrastructure developments
Questions & Answers
13:00  -  14:00

Networking Lunch


Sponsored By

  • World LNG Asia Summit

14:00  -  15:15

Session 7- Stakeholder Participation, Environment & CSR Panel: Environmental Challenges and Understanding the Specific Climate in PNG


Speakers

Gunther Joku - Managing Director - Conservation and Environment Protection AuthorityGunther JokuManaging DirectorConservation and Environment Protection Authority
Susil Nelson-Kongoi - National Content Manager - ExxonMobil PNGSusil Nelson-KongoiNational Content ManagerExxonMobil PNG
Gerea Aopi - Executive General Manager - Stakeholder Engagement - Oil SearchGerea AopiExecutive General Manager - Stakeholder EngagementOil Search
Jim Collings - Country Manager and Director - Puma EnergyJim CollingsCountry Manager and DirectorPuma Energy

  • What are the PNG specific challenges faced by operators in the energy sector?
  • Developing capacity throughout the sector, related industries and across the region
  • Showcasing initiatives currently in place in PNG and identifying opportunities for further local content implementation
  • How effective is the Local Content and how much of Local Content is impacting the resource beneficiaries?
  • What makes the resources owners an important part of any energy and petroleum department?
  • What are their benefits?
  • Are tougher regulatory measures the answer to ensure the highest standards of HSE are implemented?
  • What are the challenges and strategies in place to ensure land-owners and local community engagement is conducive to the sustainable development of the energy sector in PNG?
Questions & Answers
15:15  -  16:00

Session 8- Closing Keynote Panel Discussion


Speakers

Hon Nixon Duban MP - Minister for Petroleum & Energy - Ministry of Petroleum & EnergyHon Nixon Duban MPMinister for Petroleum & EnergyMinistry of Petroleum & Energy
Wapu Sonk - Managing Director - Kumul Petroleum Holdings LimitedWapu SonkManaging DirectorKumul Petroleum Holdings Limited
Alex Oa - Acting CEO - PNG PowerAlex OaActing CEOPNG Power
Peter Koim - Director - Gas Project Coordinating OfficePeter KoimDirectorGas Project Coordinating Office
Angus Rodger - Research Director - Asia Pacific Upstream Research - Wood MackenzieAngus RodgerResearch Director - Asia Pacific Upstream ResearchWood Mackenzie

  • What are the key government priorities in the energy sector for the next 3 years?
  • Empowering national content to succeed for long-term sustainable development of PNG
  • How does the Government plan to attract and stimulate much needed investment into upstream activities amidst lower oil prices and increased global competition?
Questions & Answers

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