Full Programme

2017 Programme

Training Seminars

Tuesday 19th September

08:15  -  09:30

Registration & Welcome Coffee


09:30  -  12:30

Morning Seminar


Speakers

Christopher Goncalves - Chair & Managing Director - Berkeley Research Group, LLCChristopher GoncalvesChair & Managing DirectorBerkeley Research Group, LLC

Hosted By

  • BRG

Gas Market Dynamics, Arbitration and Price Reviews

The key themes due to be covered include:

  • Global and regional gas market dynamics – how is pricing affecting the competitiveness of LNG/gas versus other fuels in China, India and South East Asia?
  • LNG Sale & Purchase Agreements – how has the balance shifted between long and short term contracts and how is the LNG spot price developing?
  • International arbitration – how are pricing disputes being resolved what is the current benchmark price?
  • Price review clauses – what are the roles of the S curve, price formulae and the impact of the crude price?
12:30  -  13:30

Networking Lunch


13:30  -  16:30

Afternoon Seminar


Speakers

Richard Nelson - Partner - King & SpaldingRichard NelsonPartnerKing & Spalding
Dan Rogers - Partner - King & SpaldingDan RogersPartnerKing & Spalding
Simon Cowled - Partner  - King & SpaldingSimon CowledPartner King & Spalding

Hosted By

  • King & Spalding

LNG to Power and Importation Options: South-East Asia Focus

The key themes due to be covered include:

  • LNG to Power
    • The shift towards downstream: How are IPPs being developed?
  • Integrating LNG supply
    • Exploring the role of gas in the power section in SEA and analysis of current status of project finance
  • LNG Importation and Regasification options: South-East Asia Focus
    • ORU
    • RGT
    • FSU
    • FSRU
18:30

Welcome Drinks & Pre-Summit Registration


Hosted By

  • Pavilion Energy


Summit Day One

Wednesday 20th September

07:30  -  08:45

Registration & Welcome Coffee


Hosted By

  • Mozambique LNG

08:45  -  09:00

Chair’s Opening Remarks


Speakers

Pat Roberts - Managing Director - LNG-Worldwide LtdPat RobertsManaging DirectorLNG-Worldwide Ltd

09:00  -  09:30

Keynote Address


Speakers

Seah Moon Ming - Group Chief Executive Officer - Pavilion EnergySeah Moon MingGroup Chief Executive OfficerPavilion Energy

09:30  -  11:00

SESSION 1 – Panel Discussion – Asia Pacific LNG Strategy


Speakers

Pat Roberts – Moderator - Managing Director  - LNG Worldwide LtdPat Roberts – ModeratorManaging Director LNG Worldwide Ltd
Ajay Shah - VP Energy - Asia - ShellAjay ShahVP Energy - AsiaShell
Denis Bonhomme - Senior Vice President - EngieDenis BonhommeSenior Vice PresidentEngie
Andrew Walker - VP Strategy - Cheniere Marketing LtdAndrew WalkerVP StrategyCheniere Marketing Ltd
Ye Yishu - President - CNOOC Gas and Power Trading & Marketing Ltd.Ye YishuPresidentCNOOC Gas and Power Trading & Marketing Ltd.

  • Update on global oil price, What role is global geo-politics playing  and the overall impact on the current business environment
  • Possible developments in the global supply-demand balance to 2025
  • How quickly is new sustainable demand developing?
  • Are IOCs policies towards renewables a threat or a complement to gas?
  • How can we facilitiate collaboration across the value chain to boost the LNG industry?
    • Ensuring financiers, developers and buyers work together
  • Gas Advocacy: Keeping LNG relevant
11:00  -  11:30

Networking Coffee Break


Hosted By

  • Cheniere

11:30  -  13:00

SESSION 2 – The New Reality: Short- Mid Term Trading and the Evolving Role of Traders


Speakers

Richard Nelson – Moderator - Partner - King & SpaldingRichard Nelson – ModeratorPartnerKing & Spalding
Ted Toyoda - Head of Trading- Asia LNG - BPTed ToyodaHead of Trading- Asia LNGBP
Ryosuke Tsugaru - Chief Executive - Diamond Gas InternationalRyosuke TsugaruChief ExecutiveDiamond Gas International
Ajay Singh - Special Advisor  - JAPEXAjay SinghSpecial Advisor JAPEX
Stephen Thompson - Manager, LNG & Gas, Asia Pacific - Poten & PartnersStephen ThompsonManager, LNG & Gas, Asia PacificPoten & Partners

  • How will the current oversupply in the market be absorbed?
  • We see several term contracts set to expire, what volumes are likely be be bought “Long Term v Short term and spot” by 2025?
  • What role are portfolio players adopting and how is it impacting the market inAsia ?
    • What new sales initiatives do we see?
    • Is there going to be a sustainable growth in short term trading?
  • US LNG – Is it economic/ likely to move consistently to Asian markets?
  • Are European and Asian markets converging on price, both term and spot?
13:05  -  13:15

The Future of Structured Origination in the LNG Business


Speakers

Peter Abdo - Global Head of LNG and Origination - Uniper Global CommoditiesPeter AbdoGlobal Head of LNG and OriginationUniper Global Commodities

13:15  -  14:30

Networking Lunch


Sponsored By

  • PNG Summit

14:30  -  16:00

SESSION 3 – Buyer Spotlight: Update on Key Existing Players and New Players in the Region


Speakers

Hiroki Sato – Moderator - Senior Executive VP - Chief Fuel Transactions Officer - JERA Co., Inc.Hiroki Sato – ModeratorSenior Executive VP - Chief Fuel Transactions OfficerJERA Co., Inc.
Naoko Kato - Deputy Director, Oil & Gas Division - Ministry of Economy Trade & IndustryNaoko KatoDeputy Director, Oil & Gas DivisionMinistry of Economy Trade & Industry
Takashi Higo - Senior General Manager, Procurement Department - Tokyo GasTakashi HigoSenior General Manager, Procurement DepartmentTokyo Gas
Adnan Gilani -  COO - Pakistan LNG Limited (PLL)Adnan Gilani COOPakistan LNG Limited (PLL)
Darshan Hiranandani - CEO - H EnergyDarshan HiranandaniCEOH Energy
Cheng Zhaohui - Director and General Manager - Huadian Natural Gas Singapore Pte LtdCheng ZhaohuiDirector and General ManagerHuadian Natural Gas Singapore Pte Ltd

  • What opportunities are there for buyers to pool resources  to optimise procurement terms
  • What are the key current commercial challenges for buyers?
    • Its price , but its also much more
    • How are sellers adapting?
    • Innovative approaches towards LNG long, medium and short term
  • Country Focus – What’s the potential for new sustainable demand in:-
    • Japan
    • India
    • Pakistan
    • China
16:00  -  16:30

Networking Coffee Break


Hosted By

  • Cheniere

16:30  -  18:00

SESSION 4 – Long-Term Supply: Managing the Industry’s Next Phase of LNG Supply Growth


Speakers

Mangesh Patankar – Moderator - Head of Business Development - Asia Pacific - Galway GroupMangesh Patankar – ModeratorHead of Business Development - Asia PacificGalway Group
Naoto Tanaka - Senior Vice President - JERA Co. ,Inc.Naoto TanakaSenior Vice PresidentJERA Co. ,Inc.
Christopher Goncalves - Chair & Managing Director - Berkeley Research Group, LLCChristopher GoncalvesChair & Managing DirectorBerkeley Research Group, LLC
Jesse Lee -  General Manager - LNG Marketing - Mozambique LNGJesse Lee General Manager - LNG MarketingMozambique LNG
Li Yao - CEO - SIA EnergyLi YaoCEOSIA Energy
Satoshi Honjo - Chief Representative - Asia - Tokyo Gas CoSatoshi HonjoChief Representative - AsiaTokyo Gas Co
Nigel Kuzemko - Chief Executive Officer - Steelhead LNGNigel KuzemkoChief Executive OfficerSteelhead LNG

  • What’s the outlook for the current range of new supply projects trying to get started by 2025?
  • What strategies are project developers implementing to be profitable in a lower for longer oil/ gas price world ?
  • New trends in LNG buyers’ strategies and can do sellers / developers respond?
  • Smaller and shorter LNG term contracts
    • What are the trends
    • Is there any standardisation developing in LNG contracting to cope with the increasing number of contracts needed?
18:30  -  21:30

CWC Asia Pacific LNG Awards Evening


Hosted by

  • Venture Global


Summit Day Two

Thursday 21st September

08:30  -  09:00

Welcome Breakfast & Coffee


09:00  -  09:15

Chair’s Day 1 Recap


Speakers

Pat Roberts - Managing Director - LNG-Worldwide LtdPat RobertsManaging DirectorLNG-Worldwide Ltd

09:15  -  10:30

SESSION 5 – Stimulating Sustained Demand and Absorbing the Over-Supply: New Applications, Small Scale LNG and Bunkering Developments


Speakers

Ane de Ariño – Moderator - Director Business Development Asia, India & North Africa  - Gas Natural FenosaAne de Ariño – ModeratorDirector Business Development Asia, India & North Africa Gas Natural Fenosa
Henny Trisnadewi - General Manager - LNG Trading - PT PertaminaHenny TrisnadewiGeneral Manager - LNG TradingPT Pertamina
Chairani Rachmatullah - Head of Oil & Gas Division  - Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN)Chairani RachmatullahHead of Oil & Gas Division Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN)
Filippo Gotti - VP LNG Mozambique -  Eni Midstream Gas & PowerFilippo GottiVP LNG Mozambique Eni Midstream Gas & Power
Mangesh Patankar - Head of Business Development - Asia Pacific - Galway GroupMangesh PatankarHead of Business Development - Asia PacificGalway Group

  • How can the industry develop small scale LNG on a wider scale throughout Asia?
  • Where are small scale projects likely to grow and what needed to ensure they develop?
  • Indonesia’s potential as a key import market and potential for small scale projects
  • Where will the additional supply coming onstream go?
  • Why has LNG bunkering in Asia developed more slowly than  expected and what are the key enablers to push the sector forward now?
  • LNG as a long term fuel choice
    • What are the key drivers for the uptake of LNG as a marine, road and rail fuel?
    • How much new demand can this sector create in Asia by 2025 ?
    • Where are the current opportunities in the region?
10:15  -  10:45

Networking Coffee Break


Hosted By

  • Steelhead LNG

10:45  -  12:00

SESSION 6 – Unlocking New Markets: Trends in FSRUs , LNG Shipping and Evolving Business Models


Speakers

Tor-Ivar Guttulsrød – Moderator - Director - FSRU & FLNG - ABS EuropeTor-Ivar Guttulsrød – ModeratorDirector - FSRU & FLNGABS Europe
Hitendra Solanki - Vice-President- Comercial - Swan EnergyHitendra SolankiVice-President- ComercialSwan Energy
Stephane Maillard - General Manager - South East Asia - GTTStephane MaillardGeneral Manager - South East AsiaGTT
Kerry-Anne Shanks - Head of APAC Gas & LNG Research - Wood Mackenzie Kerry-Anne ShanksHead of APAC Gas & LNG ResearchWood Mackenzie
Muhammed Aziz Khan - Chairman - Summit GroupMuhammed Aziz KhanChairmanSummit Group

  • Which countries are on the target list by 2020 and 2025 ?
  • What are the latest technical and commercial trends of FSRU providers and how are are they adapting to challenges and demands faced by new markets?
    • Gas to Power
    • FSUs- Unlocking smaller markets
  • What are the current prospects for demand growth in South-East Asia by 2020 and 2025?
  • Outlook for shipping charter rates 2017- 2020
  • What can be done to increase efficiency in LNG Shipping?
  • Current trends for FLNG – new opportunities and which projects are on the target list for 2025
12:00  -  13:00

Networking Lunch


Sponsored By

  • Japan LNG & Gas Summit

13:00  -  14:30

SESSION 7 – LNG Finance – The changing Role of Global Capital Markets in Funding Growth


Speakers

Richard Nelson – Moderator - Partner - King & SpaldingRichard Nelson – ModeratorPartnerKing & Spalding
Westana H. Wiraatmadja - President Director - PT. Energi Nusantara Merah PutihWestana H. WiraatmadjaPresident DirectorPT. Energi Nusantara Merah Putih
Daniel Mallo - Managing Director - Head of Energy, Infrastructure and Metals & Mining, Asia Pacific -  Societe GeneraleDaniel MalloManaging Director - Head of Energy, Infrastructure and Metals & Mining, Asia Pacific Societe Generale
Michael Lin Sheng - Principal Investment Officer - Global Infrastructure and Natural Resource Group - International Finance CorporationMichael Lin ShengPrincipal Investment Officer - Global Infrastructure and Natural Resource GroupInternational Finance Corporation
Sheharyar Chughtai - Vice President - Asia Pacific Project Finance - Korea Development BankSheharyar ChughtaiVice President - Asia Pacific Project FinanceKorea Development Bank

  • How much lending capacity is available for new LNG infrastructure projects and what are investors looking for?
  • What are the specific barriers associated with developing non-traditional markets in Asia and how can they be overcome?
  • Outlining the key construction risks and providing solutions to mitigate them
  • Examples of new Asian projects successfully raising capital today
  • Focus on the rapidly developing South Asian LNG import markets - Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka
14:30  -  15:00

Networking Coffee Break


Hosted By

  • Steelhead LNG

15:00  -  15:45

SESSION 8 – LNG Trading Exchange Part 1: Panel Discussion – The Development of an Asian LNG Trading Hub – How far have we come?


Speakers

Thomas McMahon -Moderator - Former CEO and MD - Singapore Mercantile ExchangeThomas McMahon -ModeratorFormer CEO and MDSingapore Mercantile Exchange
Marc Howson - Senior Managing Editor - LNG - S&P Global PlattsMarc HowsonSenior Managing Editor - LNGS&P Global Platts
Damien Criddle - CEO and Founder - GLXDamien CriddleCEO and FounderGLX
Cheong Jin Yu - Director – Oil, Power & Gas - Singapore ExchangeCheong Jin YuDirector – Oil, Power & GasSingapore Exchange

  • What more can be done to ensure a closer alliance between buyers and sellers in Asia to harness the creation of a trading hub?
  • How is the speed and efficiency of transactions being improved and what more can be done in this regard?
  • Assessing the role of technology, transparency and standardisation with regards indexes
  • How are the following spot indices developing in terms of volumes, players, liquidity and transparency:
    • SLiNG
    • DKI
    • Japan
    • China
  • What role will artificial intelligence have to play with regards to trading platforms moving forward?
15:45  -  16:30

SESSION 9 – LNG Trading Exchange Part 2: Panel Discussion – LNG Trading and the Short Term Spot Market


Speakers

Pat Roberts – Moderator - Managing Director  - LNG Worldwide LtdPat Roberts – ModeratorManaging Director LNG Worldwide Ltd
Melissa Lindsay - Global Head of LNG - Tullett Prebon Melissa LindsayGlobal Head of LNGTullett Prebon
Sid Bambawale - LNG Trading Manager - VitolSid BambawaleLNG Trading ManagerVitol
Samuele Ravelli - LNG Portfolio Manager - Origin EnergySamuele RavelliLNG Portfolio ManagerOrigin Energy

  • How much volume is likely to be traded globally short term and spot by 2020?
  • Which pricing formulae are likely to emerge as the the most relevant in Asia?
  • Are non- Asian price indices going to be adopted more in Asian contracts e.g. HH, NBP, TTF, Brent, AOC and what are buyers / sellers reactions to them ?
    • How do we get to transact more efficiently and quickly than today
    • Is spot contract standardisation the answer?
    • LNG shipping developments: Do ship owners want to Facilitate more efficient trading
  • When do we judge we have a liquid Asian spot market, to give confidence to buyers to transact more spot and short term?
16:30  -  16:45

Chair Closing Remarks


Speakers

Pat Roberts - Managing Director - LNG-Worldwide LtdPat RobertsManaging DirectorLNG-Worldwide Ltd


Site Visit

Friday 22nd September

08:00  -  12:00

Singapore LNG Terminal Site Visit


08:00 Meet in Grand Hyatt Hotel Lobby for registration

08:20 Departure from the Grand Hyatt Hotel to Jurong Island

09:20 Bus arrives at Jurong Island Checkpoint

10:00 Bus arrives at the Singapore LNG Terminal

10:05 Safety briefing

10:10 Tour of Visitor Centre

10:30 Tour of Terminal

10:50 Site visit ends

12:00 Arrival back at the Grand Hyatt Hotel

 

 

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