logo #PNG18 19-21 March 2018

2nd Papua New Guinea Petroleum & Energy Summit

Developing PNG’s Petroleum and Energy Sectors to Ensure Sustainable Development

Dates: 19 - 21 March 2018
The Stanley Hotel, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

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The CWC Group would like to send our sincere condolences to the victims of the recent earthquake that struck the heartland of Papua New Guinea affecting the Southern Highlands, Hela Province and the Western Highlands, to those who have lost loved ones, and to those who have seen their homes and property destroyed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Thank you for attending the PNG Summit 2018


The 2nd Papua New Guinea Petroleum and Energy Summit was held under the patronage of the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, Rt. Hon. Peter O’Neill, CMG and endorsed by the Minister of Petroleum Hon. Dr Fabian Pok Mec Ph.D and Hon. Sam Basil, Minister of Communications, Information Technology & Energy.

The Summit brought together senior government officials from the Ministry of Petroleum and the Ministry of Communication, Technology & Energy, and all the major industry players working in PNG, to discuss current energy projects and the future strategies for expansion.

As the dedicated event for oil, gas and power for PNG, the Summit was an exclusive opportunity to tap into exciting business opportunities in this region and build long term relationships with senior level decision makers.

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Read the exclusive interview with Richard Robinson, CEO, NiuPower

With attractive investment opportunities opening in PNG’s power sector, arising from the government’s energy objectives to bring sustainable power solutions to the region, CWC Group interviews Richard Robinson, CEO, NiuPower, about the development of power generation in PNG.


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Access all the key players in the PNG energy sector

Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP - Prime Minister - Papua New GuineaHon. Peter O’Neill CMG MPPrime MinisterPapua New Guinea
Hon. Charles Abel - Deputy Prime Minister & Treasurer - Papua New GuineaHon. Charles AbelDeputy Prime Minister & TreasurerPapua New Guinea
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)
Wapu Sonk - Managing Director - Kumul Petroleum Holdings LimitedWapu SonkManaging DirectorKumul Petroleum Holdings Limited
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
Hiroki Sato - Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Fuel Transactions Officer - JERAHiroki SatoSenior Executive Vice President & Chief Fuel Transactions OfficerJERA

Exclusive opportunities to meet with senior decision makers

Meet Ministry delegations

Key reasons why you need to attend the Summit

  • Attend the only international event focusing on the PNG petroleum and energy industry, taking place in Port Moresby
  • Get the latest updates on key projects in PNG and find out about energy expansion strategies
  • Meet and do business with some of the biggest names in the oil, gas and power industries
  • Network during breakfast, lunch and after hours events with over 500 attendees
  • Join interactive roundtables to make new contacts and have your say on key issues affecting the energy sector

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With thanks to the industry support in 2018:


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CWC are proud to support Life PNG Care

CWC Group are proud to support Life PNG Care Inc, a registered community-based, not-for-profit organisation. Life PNG Care is all about helping to make a positive impact in the lives of orphans and vulnerable street children and youth of Papua New Guinea.

Tap into exciting business opportunities in Papua New Guinea

For information on the 2019 event, please contact Elliott McGinn on PNG@thecwcgroup.com or call: UK +44 20 7978 0000 I UAE +971 506659505

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