Agenda

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DAY ONE AGENDA  
7:00 am – 8:45 am Registration Begins
8:00 am – 8:45 am PRE- EVENT REFRESHMENTS
Sponsor: REPSOL
  Opening Ceremony – Regency Ballroom
9:00 am – 9:20 am Welcoming Remarks: Vincent Pereira, Chairman of the Energy Chamber and President, BHP Billiton Trinidad and Tobago
9:20am – 9:30am Opening Ceremony Sponsor’s Remarks: Norman Christie, Regional President, BP Trinidad and Tobago
9:30am – 9:50am Feature Address: Hon. Minister Colm Imbert, Minister of Energy and Energy Industries, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (Ag)
9:50am – 10:00am Vote of Thanks: Dr Thackwray Driver, President and Chief Executive Officer of Energy Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago
10:00am – 10:15am Signing of the First Local Content Charter
10:15am – 11:00am Ribbon cutting and opening/tour of the Trade Show
And Coffee break
Sponsor: BP Trinidad and Tobago
11:00am – 11:20am Bernard Looney, Chief Executive, Upstream , BP
11:20am – 11:40am Geraldine Slattery, Asset President, Conventional, BHP Billiton Petroleum
11:40am – 12:00pm Derek Hudson, Vice President, Shell Trinidad and Tobago
12:00pm – 12:20pm Shakeel H. Kadri, Executive Director,Centre for Chemical Process Safety
12:20pm – 12:25pm CSR Award 1 – Best Energy Efficiency or Green House Gas Emission Reduction Project
12:25pm – 1:40pm Lunch (Port of Spain Ball Room)
Sponsor: Shell Trinidad and Tobago
1:40pm – 1:45pm CSR Award 2 – Best Social Investment Project (SME)
  The Global Gas Economy
1:45pm – 2:05pm Melfort Campbell, Joint Chairman of the Oil and Gas Industry Group
2:05pm – 2:25pm Kjetil Solbraekke, Senior Vice President South America, Rystad Energy
2:25pm – 3:25pm Panel: Future of the Trinidad and Tobago Gas Economy
Gerry Brooks, Chairman of NGC Group of Companies
Norman Christie, Regional President BP Trinidad and Tobago
Nigel Darlow, Chief Executive Officer, Atlantic
Richard De La Basitde, President, Yara Trinidad
Wendell Mottley, Chairman, Energy Task Force

Facilitator: Prof. Avinash Persaud, Non-resident senior fellow Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington and Chairman of Elara Capital

3:25pm – 3:30pm CSR Award 3 – Best Social Investment Project (Large)
3:30 – 4:00pm Coffee Break
Sponsor: Atlantic
4:00pm – 4:20pm Erwin Kooij, Chief Executive Officer, Peterson Integrated Logistics
4:20pm – 5:20pm Panel: Collaboration to Drive Efficiency in the Upstream
Dawn Allen, Operations Manager, BHP Billiton Trinidad and Tobago
Julian Bada, Backbone Business Manager, BP Trinidad and Tobago
Malcolm Bruce, Operations Manager, Shell Trinidad

Facilitator: Deborah Ragoonath-Rajkumar, National Tax Manager, BP Trinidad and Tobago

5:40pm -8:30pm Cocktail Reception
Sponsor: NGC Group of Companies

NB: The Tradeshow will be open from 10 am.

DAY TWO AGENDA  
  Regency Ballroom
Pre-Event Refreshment
Sponsor: Massy Energy & Industrial Gases Business Unit
9:00am – 9:05am Opening Remarks
Dr Thackwray Driver, President and CEO of Energy Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago
9:05am – 10:20am Special Plenary: Guyana and Suriname
Jeff Simons, Country Manager, Esso Exploration and Production Guyana
Marny Daal-Vogelland, Manager, Petroleum Contracts Staatsolie
Ryan Ramjit, In-Country Exploration Manager, Eastern Caribbean, Repsol Exploration

Facilitator: Nigel Hughes, Director, Guyana Oil and Gas Association

10:20am – 10:40am Karen Yip Chuck, General Manager, Corporate Investment Banking, Republic Bank of Trinidad and Tobago
10:40am – 11:00am Mark Loquan, President, National Gas Company of Trinidad and Tobago
11:00am – 11:30am Coffee Break
Sponsor: Baker Hughes Trinidad Ltd.
 

Parallel Sessions
  Port of Spain Ballroom Regency Ballroom
11:30am – 11:50am Peter Richards
Vice President Global Marketing,
Lloyd’s Register
Andre Celestain
VP President Operations,
BPTT
11:50am – 12:10pm Christian Pienaar
Management consultant,
SGS.

Colette Hirstius,
Development General Manager,
Shell Trinidad and Tobago

12:10pm – 12:30pm Christopher Narine-Thomas
Chairman of Energy Efficiency
and Alternative Energy Committee,
Energy Chamber

Brian Baptiste
Manager of Project Coordination,
EOG Resources
12:30pm – 1:40pm Lunch
Sponsor: RBC Merchant Bank (Caribbean) Ltd
1:40pm – 2:00pm Brian McShane
Senior Vice President,
INTECSEA Americas, Worley Parsons

Paul Baay
President and Chief Executive Officer,
Touchstone Exploration
2:00pm – 2:20pm Hiroshi Kita
Chief Executive Officer,
Caribbean Gas Chemicals Ltd
Stephen Awah
Vice President, Exploration and Production,
PETROTRIN
2:20pm – 2:40pm Astor Harris
VP Refining and Marketing,
PETROTRIN
Neil Ritson
Chairman and Chief Executive,
LGO Energy

2:40pm – 3:00pm Dr. Araz Ali
Chairman,
Unipet
Wilson Lalla
Consultant
3:00pm – 3:30pm Coffee Break
Sponsor: Chevron Trinidad and Tobago Resources SRL
3:30pm – 3:50pm Enhanced Oil Recovery
Presentation: Dr Lorraine Sobers, Lecturer, University of the West Indies
3:50pm – 4:50pm Discussion Panel on Enhanced Oil Recovery
Dr. Lorraine Sobers, Lecturer, University of the West Indies
Dr. David Alexander, Assistant Professor and Programme Leader of the Petroleum Engineering Programmes at the University of Trinidad and Tobago
Lorna Mohammed-Singh, Manager Production Alliances, PETROTRIN
James Shipka, Chief Operating Officer, Touchstone Exploration

Facilitator: Prof. Andrew Jupiter, Chairman PETROTRIN

4:50pm – 5:50pm Closing Plenary Panel Discussion
Derek Hudson, Vice President, Shell Trinidad and Tobago
Mark Loquan, President, National Gas Company of Trinidad and Tobago
Norman Christie, Regional President, BP Trinidad and Tobago
Vincent Pereira, President, BHP Billiton Trinidad and Tobago
Fitzroy Harewood, President, PETROTRIN

Facilitator: Dr Thackwray Driver, President and Chief Executive Officer, Energy Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago

6:30pm – 8:30pm Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony
Sponsors: BHP Billiton Trinidad and Tobago and Republic Bank Limited

NB: The Tradeshow will be open from 9 am.

DAY THREE AGENDA  

Workshop: National Facilities Integrity Audit and Beyond Workshop!
Date/Time: Wednesday, 25 January 2017, 09:00 am – 12:00 noon
Venue: Regency IV, Hyatt Regency, Port of Spain
Workshop Moderator: Mr. Graeme Pirie – President, Managing Director & Country Manager, DNV GL Trinidad & Tobago Limited.
Presenters: Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries, Atlantic, Phoenix Park Gas Processors Ltd, DNV GL Trinidad & Tobago.
Cost: Members US$80. +vat and Non-members US$100.+vat.

To learn more about this Workshop click here.