26-28 September, 2017

Metropolitan Expo
Athens, Greece

Conference Programme 2016
TUROGE Conference Delegates
  • Day 1
  • Day 2

28

September

2016

Start: 09:30 AM

End: 10:30 AM

REGISTRATION & NETWORKING CEREMONY
followed by Expo walk-through


CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS
Costis Stambolis, Executive Director, The Institute for Energy in South East Europe  (IENE)

Metropolitan Expo

28

September

2016

Start: 10:30 AM

End: 11:00 AM

MINISTERIAL INTERVENTIONS

Led by:
H.E. Panagiotis Skourletis, Minister of Environment, Energy & Climate Change, Hellenic Republic of Greece

H.E. Yuval Steinitz, Minister of National Infrastructures, Energy & Water Resources, State of Israel


SPECIAL ADDRESS

Hellenic Petroleum : The leading energy Group in Southeastern Europe, in an environment of intense competition and significant opportunities
Grigoris Stergioulis, CEO, Hellenic Petroleum

Morning Coffee Break (available for sponsorship)
 

Metropolitan Expo

28

September

2016

Start: 10:40 AM

End: 02:10 PM

SESSION 1:  Eastern Mediterranean & Adriatic Upstream Focus

What are the prospects for development of the Eastern Med?  Which blocks/regions offer the best prospects for getting hydrocarbons to market?  How will regional operators collaborate on asset production and recovery?

Chaired by:
Costis Stambolis, Executive Director, The Insititute for Energy in South East Europe (IENE)


Speakers:

INA's development strategy for offshore Adriatic E&P
Ana Misevic, Director of Exploration Projects Dept., INA 

Development strategy for E&P
Dan Paul Stefanescu, Director of Exploration and Production, Romgaz

Hellenic Petroleum Upstream Activities, the resurgence of the Greek E&P
Yannis Grigoriou, General Manager Exploration & Production of Hydrocarbons, HELLENIC PETROLEUM SA

Followed by DELEGATE LUNCH (AVAILABLE FOR SPONSORSHIP)

KEY ADDRESS - Creating and energy master plan for South East Europe
Patrick Larkin, Senior Advisor to Secretary General, Energy Charter Secretariat

Metropolitan Expo

28

September

2016

Start: 02:10 PM

End: 03:40 PM

SESSION 2:  New Frontiers - Emerging Market and Trends

Chaired by:
Costis Stambolis, Executive Director, The Institute for Energy in South East Europe

Speakers:
Rapid field development planning and lifecycle costing using QUE$TOR
Anastasis Kokkinos, Director, Esanda Engineering

SE Europe's Downstream Sector - Challenges & opportunities in a lower oil price environment
Julius Walker, Senior Consultant, JBC Energy

 
AFTERNOON COFFEE BREAK (Available for Sponsorship)
 

Metropolitan Expo

28

September

2016

Start: 03:40 PM

End: 05:00 PM

SESSION 3:  Regulators Discuss

Key to the development of the regional energy development is the issue of regulation; what is the strategy for co-operation between regulators in different countries and how does regulation inform the fuel types and generation choices being pursued?

Chaired by: 
Andrew Costin, President, Petroleum Club of Romania
 
Speakers:
Dr. Nektaria Karakatsani , Member of Board, Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE), Greece


Niculae Havrilet, President, ANRE

CHAIRMAN'S CONCLUDING REMARKS

Metropolitan Expo

28

September

2016

Start: 05:00 PM

End: 06:00 PM

EVENING WINE RECEPTION
(Available for Sponsorship)

 

29

September

2016

Start: 09:00 AM

End: 09:30 AM

REGISTRATION & NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK
 

 

Metropolitan Expo

29

September

2016

Start: 09:30 AM

End: 11:30 AM

SESSION 4:  Gas Supply Infrastructure; Insuring Interconnectivity, Network Balancing and Efficiency in Conveyance

How close are the E.U.’s goals of energy union?  SE Europe has myriad interconnector projects in place or planning; what is the current status and how close are we to closing the Vertical Gas Corridor and insuring greater energy union amongst TSOs and what is the roadmap for getting there?
 
Chaired by:
Christos Papadopoulos, Regional Director Europe, Energy Exemplar

Speakers:
SE European Gas Markets’ Potential Development and Security of Supply Perspectives
Christos Papadopoulos, Regional Director Europe, Energy Exemplar


Insuring Greece’s future status as a natural gas hub and conduit
Dimitris Manolis, Head of International Activities/Projects, DEPA 
 
TAP pipeline project status and update
Rikard Skoufias, Country Manager- Greece, TAP

The Role of the Operators in the Development of Energy Market
Nikolay Iliev, Dep. Director Finance and Budget, ESO EAD
 

MORNING COFFEE BREAK (available for sponsorship)

Metropolitan Expo

29

September

2016

Start: 12:00 PM

End: 02:30 PM

SESSION 5: Gas the Driver of Change – Power Generation, Shipping and Energy Market

Moving towards a low-carbon future and sustainability in the energy nexus, what sectors offer the most promising potential for growth and value-add and how do LNG, CNG and storage projects contribute to the strategic mix?
 
Chaired by:
Julian Popov, Fellow of European Climate Foundation and former Minister of Environment, Bulgaria
 
Speakers:
Communicating a large scale energy project in small communities. A strategy based on realities.
Anastasios Kitsaras, President & CEO, Next Com SA
 
Issues in the new landscape of marine fuel supply and use – MARPOL, ECA, LNG, LSFO
Captain Peter Hall, Chief Executive, IBIA
 
Is Gas Fuelled Shipping Coming to the Balkans?
David Haynes, Principal Technical Advisor, Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel (SGMF) 
 
DELEGATE LUNCH (available for sponsorship)

 

Metropolitan Expo

29

September

2016

Start: 02:30 PM

End: 05:00 PM

SESSION 6: The Connected World: Future Trends in Fuel Type, Supply Routes and Interconnectivity
 
Chaired by:
Costis Stambolis, Executive Director, The Institute for Energy in South East Europe (IENE)

Speakers:
Expansion of gas distribution networks. Introduction of CNG technology
Theodore Terzopoulos, Executive Director, Division of Gas Distribution Activities, DEPA

A more interconnected European gas grid towards a low carbon future
Tobias Rosenbaum, Business Development Gas Value Chain, Managing Director, DNV GL
 
The impact of the Nord Stream - 2 on the gas markets & pricing in the Mediterranean and in the EU as general
Danila Bochkarev, Senior Fellow, East West Institute
 
Exporting East Med gas by FCNG and FLNG
Charles Ellinas, Chief Executive Officer, E-C Natural Hydrocarbons Ltd.
 
EBRD’s investment strategy for energy projects in SE Europe
Alkis Drakinos, Senior Banker, Deputy Head of Greece, EBRD

FINAL COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING 

Metropolitan Expo

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