LNG Producer-Consumer Conference

LNG Producer-Consumer Conference 2017 (October 18th)

Photo Gallery

To be uploaded after the conference



Opening Address

Opening Address
H.E. Hiroshige Seko Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan
H.E. Dr. Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada Minister of Energy and Industry, Qatar
Scene Setting
Dr. Fatih Birol Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA)

Session 1:

Producer Consumer Cooperation towards Developing LNG Market in Asia - Government Perspectives ------------------- Ministerial Keynote Speeches
Keynote Speech:
H.E. Pehin Dato Mohammad Yasmin Umar Minister of Energy and Industry at the Prime Minister’s Office, Brunei Darussalam
H.E. Shri Dharmendra Pradham Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, India
H.E. Ignasius Jonan Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Indonesia
Mr. Lee Inho Vice Minister, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, Korea
Tan Sri Wan Zulkiflee bin Wan Ariffin President & Group Chief Executive Officer, Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), Malaysia
H.E. Leticia Deusina da Silvia Klemens Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Mozambique
H.E. U Win Khaing Union Minister, Ministry of Electricity and Energy, Myanmar
H.E. Dr. Fabian Pok Minister for Petroleum and Energy, Papua New Guinea
H.E. Alfonso G. Cusi Secretary of Energy, Philippines
H.E. General Anantaporn Kanjanarat Minister of Energy, Thailand
Mr. Dan Brouillette Deputy Secretary, Department of Energy, United States
H.E. Tran Tuan Anh Minister of Industry and Trade, Viet Nam

Session 2:

Producer Consumer Cooperation towards Developing LNG Market in Asia - Perspectives of Business ------------------- Panel Discussions
Voting Results of Electronic Survey
Prof. Jonathan Stern Distinguished Research Fellow of the Natural Gas Research Programme, The Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
Research Presentation
Prof. Jun Arima Senior Policy Fellow for Energy and Environment, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo
Mr. Masakazu Toyoda / Mr. Lucian Pugliaresi Chairman & CEO, The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ) / President, Energy Policy Research Foundation Inc. (EPRINC)
Mr. Rob Smith Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Oil and Natural Gas, Department of Energy, United States
Mr. Masaaki Yamada Managing Executive Officer, Global Head of Energy and Natural Resources Finance Group, Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)
Mr. Kohei Okada Managing Executive Officer, Member of Board, Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI)
Presentations followed by Panel Discussions
Mr. Anatol Feygin Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Cheniere Energy, Inc.
Ms. Jane Liao CEO of Natural Gas Business, CPC Corporation
Mr. Bhuwan Chandra Tripathi Chairman & Managing Director, GAIL (India), Limited
Ms. Elizabeth Spomer CEO & President, Jordan Cove LNG, LLC
Mr. Abul Mansur Md. Faizullah NOC, Chairman, Petrobangla
Mr. Wuttikorn Stithit Executive Vice President, Natural Gas Supply & Trading Gas Business Unit, PTT Public Company Limited
Mr. Michiaki Hirose President, Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd.

Session 3:

New LNG Opportunities driven by Innovation------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Panel Discussions
Voting Results of Electronic Survey
Dr. Kenneth Medlock Senior Director, Baker Institute for Public Policy, Rice University
Mr. John McCarrick Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Energy Resources, Department of State, United States
Presentations followed by Panel Discussions
Mr. Visal Leng President for Asia Pacific, Baker Hughes, a GE company
Mr. Øivin Iversen Chief Technical Officer, Höegh LNG
Mr. Kenji Ando Senior Executive Vice President, President and CEO, Power Systems, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., and Representative Director, President & CEO, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Mr. Jean-Marc Ichbia LNG Projects Department Directory of NOVATEK
Ms. Meg A. Gentle President and Chief Executive Officer, Tellurian Inc.

Session 4:

LNG Bunkering as Transport Fuel ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Panel Discussions
Voting Results of Electronic Survey
Mr. Masamichi Morooka President & CEO, Yokohama-Kawasaki International Port Corporation
Presentations followed by Panel Discussions
Mr. Denis Bonhomme Senior Vice President, Business Development Asia, Engie Global LNG Singapore Pte Ltd
Mr. Steve Hill Executive Vice President, Shell Energy, Shell
Mr. Laurent Vivier Senior Vice President, Gas, Total S.A.
Mr. Takamitsu Asawa Deputy Director-General for Engineering Affairs, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Japan

Session 5:

Flexible LNG Market and Spot Trading
Voting Results of Electronic Survey
Dr. Ken Koyama Chief Economist and Managing Director, The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)
Mr. Isao Kasubuchi Director General, Trade Practices Deparment, Economic Affairs Bureau, General Secretariat, Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC)
Presentations followed by Panel Discussions
Mr. Jonty Shepard Global Head, LNG, International Gas, BP Integrated Supply & Trading
Mr. Yuji Kakimi President, JERA Co., Inc.
Mr. Andree Stracke Chief Commercial Officer (Origination & Gas Supply), RWE Supply & Trading
Mr. Dave Ernsberger Global Head of Energy, S&P Global Platts Inc.
Mr. Takamichi Hamada Director, President & CEO, Tokyo Commodity Exchange, Inc. (TOCOM)


Closing Remarks:
Mr. Yota Ono Director-General, Natural Resources and Fuel Department, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry