Condensate & Naptha Forum 2017

State of the Condensate & Naphtha Markets: Extracting Value

Location: Penang, Malaysia

Venue: Venue to be advised (Check The Map)

Starts: 09 Nov 2017

Ends: 10 Nov 2017

Type: Conference

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Announcing The 21st Annual Condensate & Naphtha Forum
(Condensate 2017)
9-10 November 2017, Penang, Malaysia

Organised By The Conference Connection Inc

The Condensate & Naphtha Forum, held annually since 1996 in Asia, Middle east and Australia, has evolved into an annual “must attend” event for serious producers, buyers an sellers of condensate and naphtha.

Providing a unified platform through which attendees can obtain up-to-date market intelligence, explore commercial opportunities and foster business relations, the Condensate and Naphtha Forum has to-date attracted an international audience from more than 100 cities and 45 countries, including leading producers, buyers, sellers, traders, refiners, marketers and analysts, from state-owned companies in both upstream and downstream activities, oil majors and independent oil/gas companies, as well as petrochemical/feedstock and shipping companies.

Organised By

Forum Co-Chairmen

Dr. Fereidun Fesharaki

Chairman, FGE

Dr. Fereidun Fesharaki is the Founder and Chairman of FGE. FGE is a leading consulting group focusing on the oil and gas markets East of the Suez, Europe, and the United States, with offices in London, Singapore, Tokyo, Tehran, Dubai, Honolulu, Los Angeles, Beijing, Mumbai, and Houston. FGE was incorporated as Fesharaki Associates Consulting & Technical Services (FACTS), Inc. in 1984 by Dr. Fesharaki. His work is well-recognized worldwide for pioneering oil and gas market analysis and studies of the Asia Pacific/Middle East energy markets since the early 1980s.

Dr. Fesharaki received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Surrey in England. He then completed a Visiting Fellowship at Harvard University’s Center for Middle Eastern Studies. He joined East-West Center in 1979 and led the energy program for some two decades. In addition, Dr. Fesharaki is the author of more than 500 papers and has authored or edited over thirty books and monographs.

In 1989, Dr. Fesharaki was elected a member of the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. Since 1991, he has been a member of the International Advisory Board of JX Holdings (and its predecessor companies)—Japan’s largest oil company. Dr. Fesharaki was the 1993 President of the International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE), the key professional organization representing over 3,900 energy economists in more than 85 countries.

In 1995, Dr. Fesharaki was elected a Senior Fellow of the US Association for Energy Economics for distinguished services in the field of energy economics. In 2002, he was appointed a Senior Associate of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, D.C. In 2008, Dr. Fesharaki was appointed to the National Petroleum Council by then US Secretary of Energy and was re-appointed by Secretary Moniz in April 2016. He received the Outstanding Contributions to the IAEE Award in 2012. Dr. Fesharaki was a member of the Advisory Board of VOPAK LNG from 2013 to 2015. In 2014, he was appointed as Honorary Advisor by CNPC Research Institute of Economics and Technologies in Beijing. Dr. Fesharaki is the recipient of the 2016 Adelman-Frankel Award from the US Association for Energy Economics (USAEE) for his unique and innovative contribution to the field of energy economics. In March 2017, Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) appointed him as a Director of the Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME). Since 2009, he has been a member of the DME Board of Directors.

Mr. Colin Shelley

Managing Consultant, FGE

Early Confirmed Speakers Include

Mr Rusty Braziel

President, RBN Energy, USA

Mr S Khoshrou

Director of International Affairs, NIOC International & Member of the Board, National Iranian Oil Company

Mr Shigeru Yajima

SVP, Oil & Gas Business, Inpex Corporation, Japan

Mr. Sebastien Bariller

SVP/Feedstock Purchasing, Energy & Optimization Unit, Hanwha Total Petrochemical, Korea

Mr M Yusri M Yusuf

Vice President of Refining & Trading, Petronas, Malaysia

Frederic Lasserre

Director Market Analysis, Total SA, France

Dr. Jeff Brown

President, FGE

Dr. Jeff Brown, as President, leads FGE’s oil and gas consulting teams. He is based at our Asian headquarters in Singapore, working closely with FGE consultants in Europe, the Middle East, and North America.

Jeff rejoined FGE from JP Morgan where he was Executive Director, Global Commodities Research/Strategy, working closely with clients globally. He was a regularly featured speaker at JP Morgan events and published widely on energy markets. Aside from his previous management roles with FGE, Jeff also served as Senior Oil Analyst at the International Energy Agency in Paris, where he was co-author of the monthly Oil Market Report. During this time, he developed the IEA’s short- to mid-term oil demand forecasting framework and led research examining oil/gas interfuel substitution. Before the IEA, he was a Research Fellow at the East-West Center in Honolulu where his primary emphasis was LNG Markets East of Suez. Jeff has a Ph.D. in Economics.

Dr. Brown is the author of many articles in industry, economic, and policy journals and widely cited as an energy expert, including interviews with The Wall Street Journal and the New York Times and appearances on news channels such as CNBC and Bloomberg. He delivers numerous speeches and conducts specialized briefings around the world each year. He also regularly leads commercial advisory services and projects focusing on downstream oil and LNG.

Ms Wendy Cheong

S&P Global Platts, Singapore

Den Syahril

Consultant, Oil & LPG, FGE, Singapore

The conference will focus on prospects for enhancing profitability from innovative and new strategies for optimization

State of the Condensate & Naphtha Markets: Extracting Value

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Highlights of Condensate 2016 in Dubai, UAE

  • Optimum setting for synergistic buyer-seller/producer-end-user relationship building
  • Over 130 key industry players from 21 countries & 27 cities worldwide
  • Top 6 countries in attendance were Singapore, UAE, Qatar, Korea, Iran & UK
  • High profile of UAE & Gulf NOCs – ADNOC, Adgas, Dolphin Energy, ENOC, KPC, Tasweeq, RasGas, Takreer & Basrah Gas
  • Keynote addresses by PT Pertamina, Indonesia & Petropars Ltd, Iran provided the capacity & quality of South Pars
  • Condensate and Indonesia’s condensate & naphtha demand trends/workings of the Tuban Petrochemical Refinery
  • 13 experts from Iran, UK, Singapore, Japan, UAE, Indonesia, Brazil, Norway & France provided comprehensive coverage of supply/demand dynamics, market intelligence on condensate, naphtha & feedstock opportunities
  • Strong camaraderie between attendees provided enhanced networking opportunities – a hallmark of the Forum

Sponsorship Opportunities

With 150 participants from countries the world over expected to attend the Condensate & Naphtha Forum 2017, the Forum will continue to provide outstanding opportunities for renewing key business contacts and establishing new alliances.

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The Condensate 2016 Mobile App

  • Extremely well received by delegates, encouraged by photographs posted
  • App facilitated voting for online polling questions
  • There were 934 votes over 17 polls
  • View polling results here

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