London, UK16 - 18 June 2014

CONFERENCE DAY 1 – TUESDAY 17 JUNE 2014

07:15  -  09:00

Registration & Welcome Breakfast

09:00  -  09:15

Conference Welcome Speech

Speakers

  • Dr Alirio ParraVenezuela’s Former Minister of Energy & CWC Board MemberCWC Group Ltd
09:15  -  11:15

Session 1: Ministerial Keynote Session

Speakers

Session Chairman's Opening Remarks followed by:

Opportunities & Challenges for Iraq's Oil & Gas Industry

Questions & Answers

11:15  -  11:45

Networking Coffee Break

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11:45  -  13:15

Session 2: Unlocking Value from Undeveloped Assets

Speakers

Session Chair: Sir Jeremy Greenstock, Chairman, Lambert Energy Advisory
  • The current outlook of the oil and gas industry in Iraq
  • Overview of the post elections possible legislation reforms and the impacts
  • What are the geopolitical challenges for the industry in Iraq?
  • What does 2015 hold for Iraqi oil and gas industry?
  • Accelerating  Iraq’s Energy plan 2015 – 2019
  • Enhancing the potential of oil and gas reserves in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq
  • Responding to the market supply and demand dynamics
  • Exploring Iraq’s role as a major oil and gas player in a regional context
Questions & Answers
13:15  -  14:30

Networking Lunch

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14:30  -  16:00

Session 3: Upstream Developments in Iraq; Exploration & Production

Speakers

Session Chair: Dr Carole Nakhle, Director, Crystol Energy

  • Enhancing Iraq’s exploration efforts
  • Where are the new opportunities for new players post elections in Iraq?
  • How do E & P providers benefit from the new opportunities?
  • Outstanding drilling successes and the major discoveries this year
  • Assessing Iraq plans to enhance project execution to improve margins on every barrel produced
  • Showcasing Iraq’s  large scale staged development
  • Analyzing how Iraq is transforming resources to reserves
  • Outlining the role of the foreign oil and gas companies in supporting job creation

Questions & Answers

16:00  -  16:30

Networking Coffee Break

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16:30  -  17:30

Session 4: Iraq’s Oil & Gas Infrastructure Requirements: Integrating Innovative Technology to Support Iraq’s Development

Speakers

Chair: Dr Thorsten Ploss,  MENA Oil & Gas Team Leader, Ernst & Young
  • Where are the current and most promising areas for development in Iraq?
  • Identifying potential opportunities in drilling , design, building rigs and pipelines
  • Exploring Iraq’s needs for new refineries
  • Assessing Iraq’s plans for upgrading , modernization of the major refineries
  • Reviewing Industrial energy demand for oil products
  • Examining the environmental standards for Iraq’s projects
  • Linking Iraq’s projects with the region, what is the potential?
Questions & Answers
17:30

End of Conference Day 1

19:00

Networking Gala Dinner at the London Transport Museum

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