APEC Oil and Gas Security Initiative(OGSI)

The 1st OGSN Forum(April 2015) 23 & 24 April 2015, Kitakyushu City, Japan

Morning Session on Thursday, 23 April 2015

Opening Session

Welcome Remarks Mr. Takato Ojimi, the President of APERC
Opening Speech Mr. Shobu Nagatani, Director for Natural Resources and Energy Research, International Affairs Division, ANRE/METI
Japan’s Oil Stockpiling Outreach Policies Mr. Atsushi Taketani, Director, Petroleum Refining and Reserve Division, ANRE/METI

Session 1: “Oil and Gas Security Studies”

Oil and Gas Security Exercise Model Procedure Mr. Chrisnawan Anditya, Senior Researcher, APERC
Oil Supply Emergency Preparedness Policies and Procedure: A Review and Assessment Mr. Yoshikazu Kobayashi, Senior Economist, Manager, Oil group, Oil Subunit, Fossil Fuels & Electric Power Industry Unit, Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)
Impact on Oil Distribution and Lessons from the Great East Japan Earthquake Mr. Masahiro Nagai, President of Oil Information Center (OIC)
Petroleum Product Trade: ASEAN region and the neighboring countries Mr. Harumi Hirai, Senior Coordinator (Petroleum Economist), Assistant Director, Energy Data and Modelling Center (EDMC), IEEJ
The Energy Reform in Mexico: Challenges and implications for its implementation Ms. Ayako Sugino, Senior Researcher, Gas Group, Coal & Gas Subunit, Fossil Fuels & Electric Power Industry Unit, IEEJ
Melting of the Arctic Sea Ice: Significance for the APEC Economies’ Energy Security Dr. Hooman Peimani, Research Fellow, APERC

Special Lunch Session

The Geopolitical Impact of the "Arab Spring" and Its Effect on Asia-Pacific Economies Mr. Koichiro Tanaka, President, JIME Center, Managing Director of IEEJ

Afternoon Session on Thursday, 23 April 2015

Session 2: “Presentations by International Organizations/Experts”

International Energy Agency (IEA) Mr. Keisuke Sadamori, Director, Energy Markets and Security, IEA
ASEAN Council on Petroleum (ASCOPE) Ms. Krongkan Khurowat, Deputy Secretary-in-Charge, ASCOPE
Heads of ASEAN Power Utilities/Authorities (HAPUA) Mr. Syaiful Bakhri Ibrahim, Secretary-in-Charge, HAPUA
Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) Dr.Phoumin Han, Energy Economist, ERIA

Session 3: “Update of Oil and Gas Emergency Preparedness in APEC Economies”

People’s Republic of China
Republic of Korea
New Zealand
Papua New Guinea
The Philippines
Chinese Taipei
The United States
Viet Nam

Closing Session

Planning of Oil and Gas Security Exercise in the Philippines Ms. Melita Carmen Valdez Obillo, Officer in Charge-Director, Department of Energy, Republic of the Philippines and Mr. Michael Sinocruz, Senior Researcher, APERC
Discussions on Topics for Oil and Gas Security Newsletters Ms. Elvira Torres Gelindon, Senior Researcher, APERC
Discussions on Candidate Economy for Exercise, Future Study Topics and the 2nd OGSN Forum Dr. Kazutomo Irie, General Manager, APERC
Wrap-up and Closing Remarks Mr. Takato Ojimi, the President of APERC