Conference Program 2018

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14:00 Registeration Main Conference Hall
14:00 Exhibition and House of Friendship Main Conference Hall
19:00 Cocktail Main Conference Hall
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21:00 Opening Ceremony Special Guest: Hajjia Aisha Abdulrrahman, Group Executive Director, Commerce & Investment, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Main Conference Hall
22:00 Paper 1 Repositioning Oil and Gas Business in Nigeria for Sustainable Investment Opportunities Engr. Philip Chukwu Main Conference Hall
22:40 Paper 2 Sustainable Oil and Gas Business Investment Opportunities and Challenges in East Africa; - A focus on Tanzania Mr. sim Katende Main Conference Hall
23:00 Chair for papers 1 and 2: Mr. Emmanuel Etomi
23:20 TEA BREAK
23:40 Paper 3 Cashcall; Alternative Funding Arrangements . The way to go Engr. Victor Eromosele Main Conference Hall
12:20 Paper 4 Oil and Gas Frontier Exploration in Nigeria: Adding to the pool in Sub Sahara Africa Engr. Adeyemi Adeyemo Main Conference Hall
14:00 Break Out session
Group A Business Sustainability and Continuity Panellists: Engr. Philip Chukwu, Mr. Theo Ahiwreng & Engr. Adeyemi Adeyemo Breakout Room
Group B Finance and Investment Panellists: Dr. AF Dowell Irmin & Oyebowale Raji Breakout Room
16:00 FEEDBACK FROM SUBJECT MATTER GROUPS Main Conference Hall
19:00 SUMMIT GALA NIGHT Main Conference Hall
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9:00am Call to order Main Conference Hall
9:10am Paper 5 Corporate Citizenship Endorsement . A Value-based approach to CSR Dr. AF Dowell Irmin Main Conference Hall
10:00am Paper 6 Developing Capacities for Oil and Gas Exploration and Production. Local Content a veritable platform Mr. Chris Brendenhann Main Conference Hall
10:40am Paper 7 Oil and Gas Upstream Operations: Emerging challenges and opportunities in Angola or South Sudan Mr. Theo Ahwireng Main Conference Hall
11:20 Tea Break
12:00 Open Discussion Session
14:00 Lunch
15:00 Closing and Departure Panellists: Mrs. Toju Okanlawon & Ms Sumayya Hassan-Athmani Breakout Room
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8.00-10.00am Arrival and Onsite Registration
10.00-11.00 Opening Ceremony and Keynote Addresses Dr Ibe Kachikwu
11.00-11.45 Goodwill messages from selected Partners and Sponsors
11.45-12.00 Tea Break /Exhibition
12.20-2.00pm Energy Outlook for Sub-Sahara Africa 2030 Mr. Osten Olorunsola
2.00-3.00pm Lunch
3.00-4.00pm Opportunities and Challenges in the Gas and Power Sectors in Sub-Sahara Africa (Paper presentation and Panel Discussion) Engr. Modestus Lumato, Dr. Mirin Dowell, Mr Dipo Maiye, Modestus Lumato, Mr Osten Olorunsola, Professor Samuel Wara
4.00-5.00pm Panel Discussion 2: Ministry of Petroleum "7 Big wins as a tool for growth in Nigeria oil and gas sector" Mr. Gbite Adeniji
All Day Tour of Exhibition booths
All Day Executive Media Chat and Visit Health Booths
7.00-9.00pm Network Cocktail
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8.00-9.00am Arrival and Onsite Registration #InvestAfricaEnergy
7.30-9.00am Business Networking Breakfast (Invite only)
9.00-10.00 Keynote Paper: Gas to power in Sub-Sahara Africa: Investment opportunities in Nigeria Dr Baru Maikanti, Session Chair: Thomas Dada
10.00-11.00 Funding Energy Projects Across Sub-Sahara Africa Mr. Tunde Lemo OFR, Alhaji Ahmadu Sambo, Ladi Daodu, Mr. Roland Ewubare, Wale Raji, Session Chair: Mr. Godwin Emefiele
11.00-11.45 Global Crude Oil Market Trend: Pushing Africa Barrels to the Market Mallam Mele Kyari, Session Chair: Hon. Akinlaja Joseph
11.45-12.00 Tea Break /Exhibition
12.15-1.00pm Nigeria is open for Business: A presentation of Nigerian Investment Promotion Council Engr. Mustafa Bello
1.00-2.00pm Technical Paper Presentations Sustainable closure and decommissioning of oil and gas assets: The Shell approach Engr. Bayo Ojulari, Session Chair: Mr. Egbert Faibille Jnr
2.00-3.00pm Lunch
3.00-4.00pm Managing community relations in challenging times Paper Presenter: Paul Arinze, Panel Discussant: Paul Arinze, Mathew Sele -epiri, Ms. Judith Blay, Mrs Doris Akpovwa
4.00-5.00pm The Future of Energy: Renewable Energy and Disruptive Technologies Professor Samuel Wara, Mr. Powell Maimba
All Day Tour of Exhibition booths
All Day Executive Media Chat and Visit Health Booths
7.00-11.00pm Gala /Award Night @Transcorp Hilton, Abuja
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8.00-9.00am Arrival and Onsite Registration #SSAUSummit @ICC Abuja
9.00-10.00 Paper Presentations: Changing the cost paradigm: less for more Mrs. Oritsemeyiwa Ey
10.00-12.00 Panel Discussion: Women in Petroleum and energy - building capacity to address gender gap Panel Discussants:. Mrs. Oyeyemi Ladipo, Engr. Beatrice Spaine, Mrs. Doris Akpovwa, Ms. Judit Blay
11.45-12.00 Tea Break /Exhibition
12.20-2.00pm Tanzania: A land of Opportunities Proposed host of 2019 edition of Sub Sahara Africa Upstream Oil and Gas Summit & Exhibition HE. Muhidini Mboweto
2.00-3.00pm Lunch
3.00-4.00pm Conference Round Up and Proceedings
All Day Tour of Exhibition booths
4.00-6.00pm Departure

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