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4th Papua New Guinea Energy Summit

Harnessing PNG’s Energy Sectors to Ensure Sustainable Development

28–29 September 2020
Hilton - Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

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We would like to reassure our participants that we are actively monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The health, safety and well-being of the community remain of the utmost importance to us. Thank you for your continued support and we look forward to seeing you in October. Find out more about our on-site precautions here.

Capacity Development, Creating In-Country Value & Developing the Next Generation of Papua New Guinea Leaders


A recently acquired event from CWC Group, dmg events announces the return of the  4th Papua New Guinea Energy Summit, in partnership with Kumul Petroleum Holdings Ltd. Taking place 28 – 29 September 2020 and endorsed by the Minister of Petroleum, Hon. Kerenga Gua, MP, the Summit will, once again, bring senior government officials and major industry players working in PNG together to discuss current energy projects and future strategies for expansion. There will be a renewed focus on local content development and in-country capacity building, particularly in light of scheduled project development and expansions.

Download the 4th Papua New Guinea Energy Summit brochure for further information on what’s to come.

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2020 Speakers Include

Hon. Kerenga Kua - Minister of Petroleum and Energy - Papua New GuineaHon. Kerenga KuaMinister of Petroleum and EnergyPapua New Guinea
David Manau - Secretary - Department for Petroleum & EnergyDavid ManauSecretaryDepartment for Petroleum & Energy
Dairi Vele - Secretary - Treasury Department - Papua New GuineaDairi VeleSecretary - Treasury DepartmentPapua New Guinea
Wapu Sonk - Managing Director - Kumul Petroleum Holdings LtdWapu SonkManaging DirectorKumul Petroleum Holdings Ltd
Douglas Mageo - Acting Chief Executive Officer - PNG PowerDouglas MageoActing Chief Executive OfficerPNG Power
Augustine Mano - Managing Director - Mineral Resource Development Company (MRDC)Augustine ManoManaging DirectorMineral Resource Development Company (MRDC)
Paulus Ain - Commissioner & CEO - Independent Consumer & Competition Commission (ICCC)Paulus AinCommissioner & CEOIndependent Consumer & Competition Commission (ICCC)
Peter Koim - Director - Gas Project Coordinating Office Peter KoimDirectorGas Project Coordinating Office 

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Summit Testimonials

P’nyang: A Ground for Papua New Guinea’s Power Battle

We caught up with Matthew Staff to find out more about the latest developments relating to the P’nyang Gas Agreement. The article looks at the current status of negotiations and potential outcomes, whilst considering the delicate balance of negotiation and the continued opportunities for investment within PNG.​

In short, PNG is now a catch. And both the Government and companies like ExxonMobil are fully aware of this….“. Read full article.

Key Topics

  • Current global energy market dynamics in light of oil price and COVID-19
  • P’nyang gas agreement: Latest developments and future implications
  • PNG project updates: The latest on existing, planned & future projects
  • International Petroleum Fiscal Systems & PSCs: What approach should PNG take?
  • Offshore exploration in PNG: Future energy, maximising technological innovation & sustainable infrastructure development
  • Government power policies: DMO – Who is responsible for this and how shall it be pushed forward?
  • Local content and SME development: Developing the next generation of PNG leaders
  • Financing panel: How can PNG’s energy sector attract new investment in a post COVID-19 world?
  • LNG demand: How can new demand centres be nurtured back to life?
  • Stakeholder engagement in LNG projects: Success stories

Our Local Content Initiatives

We are committed to developing local content best practices for both government and the oil and gas industry. This is reflected across our work worldwide, developing our initiatives and giving back to the communities in which we work.

Our aim is to create a platform of thought leadership for a sustainable oil industry, resulting in mutual partnerships and the best possible future for the countries we work with.


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The 4th PNG Energy Summit has recently been acquired by dmg events from the CWC Group.

Same Team. Same World-Class Event. New Home.

For information on the 2020 event, please contact Elliott McGinn on PNG@dmgevents.com or call:
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