The LNG Supplies for Asian Markets (LNGA) series was Singapore’s pioneering LNG Conference launched by Conference Connection with the Energy Market Authority as hosts in 2005. Held annually and now in its 12th year, LNGA brings unique insights of the LNG world marketplace, with the presence of LNG experts, thought leaders and visionaries delivering the latest market and project intelligence and opportunities for regular dialogue, negotiations and business networking. LNGA has welcomed Trade and Energy Ministers from Singapore, Indonesia, Iran and Algeria, leading national oil company and oil major CEOs and LNG buyers and sellers.
THE MEETING PLACE FOR ASIA’S LNG BUYERS & SELLERS
Official Opening & Keynote Addresses By
Mr. S Iswaran
Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry)
Republic of Singapore
Dr. Lee Seung-hoon
Chief Executive Officer, Korea Gas Corporation, Korea
Mr. Yuki Sadamitsu
Director, Petroleum & Natural Gas Division, Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry, Japan
Dr. Fereidun Fesharaki
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. Andy Flower
LNG and Natural Gas Consultant, UK
Andy Flower has been working as a consultant in LNG & Natural Gas since his retirement from BP over fifteen years ago. During his 22 years working on LNG in BP, Andy managed BP’s interests in projects in Nigeria, Abu Dhabi, Qatar and Australia. He also managed a team responsible for evaluating new projects in PNG, Venezuela, Angola, Egypt, Indonesia and Iran. His key expertise is in the commercial aspects of LNG including, marketing, project development, supply and demand, contracts, pricing, shipping and short-term trading. He has run LNG courses in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the Americas. He frequently speaks or chairs sessions at major conferences and is the author of a number of papers and chapters in books on LNG and natural gas.
Mr. Hiroki Sato
Chief Fuel Transactions Officer, Senior Executive Vice President, JERA Co., Inc., Japan
Dr. Zheng Hongtao
CNOOC Gas and Power Trading & Marketing Branch, China
Madam Li Yalan
Chairperson of the Board, Beijing Gas Group Co., Ltd., China
Mr. Martin Houston
Executive Vice Chairman, Tellurian Investments, USA
Mr. Peter Botten
Managing Director, Oil Search Limited, Australia
Mr. M. Adnan Gilani
Chief Operating Officer, Pakistan LNG Ltd, Pakistan
Mr. Frédéric Barnaud
Chief Commercial Officer, Global LNG, Oil, LPG, Helium & Shipping, Gazprom Marketing & Trading, UK
Mr. Takeshi Kato
Senior General Manager, LNG Group, NYK Line, Japan
Highly relevant for all senior decision makers responsible for LNG & Natural Gas from gas producing, consuming, marketing and distribution groups from both corporations and governments
Who Should Attend
LNG/Gas and Power Project Managers and Directors
Economists, Policy Makers, Corporate Planners and Analysts
LNG/Gas E&P Managers
Contracts and Legal Managers
Marketing and Business Development Managers
Banks and Project Financiers
Oil/Fuel and Pipeline Gas Traders
LNG Consultants and Project Advisory Services
LNGA is a preferred platform for sponsorship where Asia’s LNG buyers and sellers meet. Every year LNGA attracts more than 40% – 60% first time attendees, with exponential networking and business opportunities. In its 12th year, LNGA 2017 provides premium networking opportunities to increase your company’s visibility and boost your business potential to a highly targeted audience of senior LNG & Natural Gas executives. The conference is expected to attract over 200 participants from more than 30 countries worldwide.
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