LNG Producer-Consumer Conference

LNG Producer-Consumer Conference 2018 (October 22nd)

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Program (English)
Program (Japanese)

Opening Session

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

Ministerial Keynote Speeches
Keynote Speech
Hon. Matthew Canavan Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Commonwealth of Australia
Dato Seri Setia Dr. Awang Haji Mat Suny bin Haji Mohd Hussein Minister of Energy, Manpower and Industry, Brunei Darussalam
Mr. Seung-il Cheong Vice Minister of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, Republic of Korea
Tan Sri Wan Zulkiflee bin Wan Ariffin President & Group Chief Executive Officer, Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), Malaysia
H.E. Ernesto Max Elias Tonela Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Republic of Mozambique
H.E. Dr. Siri Jirapongphan Minister of Energy, Kingdom of Thailand
H.E. Dan Brouillette Deputy Secretary, Department of Energy, United States
Prof. Hidetoshi Nishimura President, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)
H. E. Yury Sentyurin Secretary General, Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF)

Session 2

CEO/VIP Session
Mr. Akihisa Mizuno Chairman, Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., Welcome Speech
Ms. Jane Liao CEO, Natural Gas Business Division, CPC Corporation
Mr. Adnan Gilani CEO, Pakistan LNG Limited
Mr. Octávio Simões President and CEO, Sempra LNG & Midstream
Mr. Tetsuhiro Hosono Chairman & CEO, Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC)

Session 3

Policy Updates and LNG Market Outlook
Mr. Masakazu Toyoda  Chairman & CEO, The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ) 
Mr. Lucian Pugliaresi President, Energy Policy Research Foundation Inc. (EPRINC)
Mr. Jay Khosla, Assistant Deputy Minister, Energy Sector, Natural Resources Canada
Mr. Guo Zhi General Economist, National Energy Administration, The People's Republic of China
Mr. Robert J. Smith Senior Advisor, Department of Energy, United States
Prof. Jonathan Stern Senior Research Fellow and Chairman of the Natural Gas Research Programme, The Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
Dr. Kenneth Medlock Senior Director, Baker Institute for Public Policy, Rice University
Ms. Li Yao CEO SIA Energy Limited

Session 4

Security through Establishment of a Flexible LNG Market (Myth or Real?)
Dr. Ken Koyama Chief Economist and Managing Director, The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)
Mr. Tudor Constantinescu and Mr. Ryo Minami Principal Adviser to the Director General for Energy in the European Commission, European Commission, DG ENER / Director General, Natural Resources and Fuel Department, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry
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. Lev V. Feodosyev First Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, NOVATEK
Mr. Frédéric H. Barnaud Group Chief Executive Officer, Pavilion Energy Pte Ltd.
Mr. Laurent Vivier Senior Vice President, Gas, Total S.A.

Session 5

The New Role of LNG and New Demand
Dr. Fereidun Fesharaki Chairman, FACTS Global Energy FGE
Mr. Takamitsu Asawa Deputy Director-General for Engineering Affairs, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Japan
Presentations followed by Panel Discussions
Mr. Peter P. Clarke President, ExxonMobil Gas & Power Marketing Company
Mr. Manoj Jain Director of Business Development, GAIL (India) Limited.
Mr. Steve Hill Executive Vice President, Shell Energy
Mr. Ahmed Hachemi Mazighi Vice President of the Marketing Activity of Sonatrach
Mr. Takashi Uchida President, Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd.

Session 6

How to Secure LNG Supply?
Mr. Stephen P. McWilliams Latham & Watkins LLP
Presentations followed by Panel Discussions
Mr. Masaaki Yamada Managing Executive Officer, Global Head of Energy and Natural Resources Finance Group, Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)
Mr. Kohei Okada Senior Managing Executive Officer, Member of Board, Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI)
Mr. Maciej Wożniak Vice President Trade, Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG SA)
Mr. Anatol Feygin Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Cheniere Energy, Inc.
Mr. Hugh H. Connett President, Chevron Global Gas
Mr. Pablo Galante Escobar Head of LNG, Vitol

Closing Remarks

Mr. Ryo Minami Director General, Natural Resources and Fuel Department, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry