Forum Programme

  29 May 2018, Tuesday
  09:00–10:00PLENARY OPENING REMARKS
Sponsor:


Sir Andrew Wood,
Senior Advisor, ITE Group
  Ministerial Keynote Panel Discussions (no Q&A)


Parviz Shahbazov,
Minister of Energy of the Republic of Azerbaijan


Daisaku Hiraki,
Parliamentary Vice-Minister, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan,


Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo,
Secretary General, OPEC


Mohamed Hamel,
Secretary General of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF)
  09:55 – 10:00The film dedicated memory of Natig Aliyev (2 min.)
  10:00-10:30MoU signing ceremony
  10:00-10:30COFFEE BREAK. NETWORKING
  10:30 – 12:00THE LAST 25 YEARS OF CASPIAN OIL AND GAS – PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE. FRESH IMPETUS FOR OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY OF AZERBAIJAN
Sponsor:


Rovnag Abdullayev,
President, SOCAR


Gary Jones,
Regional President, bp Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey


Melih Han Bilgin,
CEO & President, TPAO


Bernard Clement,
VP Continental Europe & Caspian Region, Total


Tim Dodson,
Executive Vice-President Exploration, Equinor


Stefano Cao,
Chief Executive Officer, Saipem
  12:00 – 12:30COFFEE BREAK. NETWORKING
  12:30 – 14:00THE LAST 25 YEARS OF CASPIAN OIL AND GAS – INVESTMENTS AND EXPORT CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES


Elshad Nassirov,
Vice-President for investments and marketing, SOCAR


Afgan Isayev,
General Director, Southern Gas Corridor (SGC)


Walter Peeraer,
Building TAP, the European section of the Southern Gas Corridor, President, TAP AG


James Hogan,
Managing Partner, Dentons


John Roberts,
Energy Security Specialist, Atlantic Council, Washington DC


Gulmira Rzayeva,
Senior Research Fellow for Energy related issues, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
  14:00 – 15:00LUNCH. NETWORKING
Sponsor:
  15:00 – 16:00OPERATE EFFICIENTLY. KEY IMPERATIVES OF DEVELOPMENT OF THE GEOLOGICAL EXPLORATION


Bahram Huseynov,
Vice-President for Geology and Geophysics, SOCAR


Mikhail Novikov,
General Director for Russia and the CIS, EAGE


Eko Rukmono,
Vice-President Exploration & Evaluation of Upstream Directorate, Pertamina, Offshore exploration & production capabilities and services for overseas cooperation opportunities


Brant Hasebe,
Vice-President Reservoir Development, bp, Delivering Enhanced Value through Development Technologies
  16:00 – 17:00OPERATE EFFICIENTLY. TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATIONS AND BEST PRACTICE IN OILFIELD DEVELOPMENT


Yashar Latifov,
Vice-President for Field Development, SOCAR


Ir. Norafizal B Mat Saad,
Chief Executive Officer & General Manager, Petronas E&P Overseas Ventures


Omar Itcovici,
Partner, Russia & CIS, Ernst & Young


Douglas R.Korth,
Director, Marine Operation, Middle East & Caspian, McDermott


Bryan Wollam,
CEO, Wollam Petroleum Advisory Group LLC


Graham Clark,
Drilling Manager, Socar AQS
  17:00END OF DAY ONE
  19:00OFFICIAL CONFERENCE OPENING RECEPTION
Sponsor:
  Venue: Boulevard Hotel Baku
Transfer from conference venue
Fairmont Baku move off at 18.30 pm
  Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in Azeri and Russian languages


  30 May 2018, Wednesday
  09:00 – 10:00REGISTRATION AND WELCOME COFFEE
  10:00 – 11:00THE LAST 25 YEARS OF CASPIAN OIL AND GAS - LONG CONTRIBUTIONS TO AZERBAIJAN’S OIL&GAS INDUSTRY AND SCIENCE


Khoshbakht Yusifzade,
First Vice-President, SOCAR


Gregory W. Riley,
Exploration Vice-President, bp Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey


Ibrahim Guliyev,
Vice-President, Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS)


Dr. Ernesto Rios-Patron,
CEO, Mexican Petroleum Institute (IMP)


Eldar Shahbazov,
Head of Nanotechnologies, Oil Gas Scientific Research Project Institute


Emin Mammadov,
General Director, Sumgait Technologies Park (STP)
  11:00 – 11:30COFFEE BREAK. NETWORKING
  11:30 – 12:30NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN CASPIAN PROJECTS
Sponsor:


Tofig Gahramanov,
Vice-president for strategic development, SOCAR


Luca Vignati,
Executive Vice President for Central Asia Region, ENI


Togrul A. Bagirov,
Senior UN Expert on Global Energy and Chairman, Baku Nobel Heritage Fund


Howard Chase,
Director of Government Affairs, DOW


Huseyn Gasimov,
Chief Financial Officer, Nobel Upstream
  12:30 – 13:15ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES IN ENVIRONMENTAL AND INDUSTRIAL SAFETY


Rafiga Huseyn-zade,
Vice-President for ecology, SOCAR


Novruz Guliyev,
Deputy Minister, Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan Republic


Matthew Bryza,
Board Member, Overgas


Elena Komarovskaya,
Solution Architect, SAP
  13:15 – 14:15LUNCH. NETWORKING
  14:15– 15:00REFINING AND PETROCHEMICAL OUTLOOK. CURRENT LOOK AND FUTURE PERSPECTIVES


David Mammadov,
Vice-president for refining, SOCAR


Khayal Jafarov,
Director, Carbamide (Nitrogen Fertilisers) Plant, SOCAR


Heikki Pikkarainen,
Managing Director, Neste Engineering Solutions


Orkhan Jafarov,
Deputy Executive Director, Azerikimya PU, Socar
  15:00 – 15:30COFFEE BREAK. NETWORKING
  15:30 – 16:15HUMAN RESOURCES IN A TIME OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION. DISCUSSION PANEL
Sponsor:


Khalik Mammadov,
Vice-President for HR, IT and regulations, SOCAR


Günther H. Oettinger,
European Commissioner for Budget and Human Resources, European Commission


Anatoliy Yakimov,
Senior HR Business Partner, SAP CIS, Preconditions, results and tools of HR digital transformation


Georgy Shebuldaev,
Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity, HR challenges for industrial cybersecurity in digital transformation era, Brand Manager


Karim Osseiran,
SPC BoD and Global Head for Training Services, Petrofac, The use of digital process and technologies for personnel development
  16:15 – 16:30CLOSING REMARK


Günther H. Oettinger,
European Commissioner for Budget and Human Resources, European Commission
  16:30END OF THE CONFERENCE
  17:00EXCURSION
Sponsor:
  Transfer from conference venue/Fairmont Baku at 16.45 pm
  Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in Azeri and Russian languages



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1st Day
29 May, Tuesday
09:00–10:00
PLENARY OPENING REMARKS
Speakers
Sir Andrew Wood, Senior Advisor ITE Group
Ministerial Keynote Panel Discussions (no Q&A)
Chairman
Parviz Shahbazov, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Speakers
Daisaku Hiraki, Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan,
Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, Secretary General OPEC
Mohamed Hamel, Secretary General of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF)
09:55 – 10:00
The film dedicated memory of Natig Aliyev (2 min.)
10:00-10:30
MoU signing ceremony
10:00-10:30
COFFEE BREAK. NETWORKING
10:30 – 12:00
THE LAST 25 YEARS OF CASPIAN OIL AND GAS – PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE. FRESH IMPETUS FOR OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY OF AZERBAIJAN
Chairman
Rovnag Abdullayev, President SOCAR
Speakers
Gary Jones, Regional President bp Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey
Melih Han Bilgin, CEO & President TPAO
Bernard Clement, VP Continental Europe & Caspian Region Total
Tim Dodson, Executive Vice-President Exploration Equinor
Stefano Cao, Chief Executive Officer Saipem
12:00 – 12:30
COFFEE BREAK. NETWORKING
12:30 – 14:00
THE LAST 25 YEARS OF CASPIAN OIL AND GAS – INVESTMENTS AND EXPORT CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
Chairman
Elshad Nassirov, Vice-President for investments and marketing SOCAR
Speakers
Afgan Isayev, General Director Southern Gas Corridor (SGC)
Walter Peeraer, Building TAP, the European section of the Southern Gas Corridor President, TAP AG
James Hogan, Managing Partner Dentons
John Roberts, Energy Security Specialist Atlantic Council, Washington DC
Gulmira Rzayeva, Senior Research Fellow for Energy related issues Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
14:00 – 15:00
LUNCH. NETWORKING
15:00 – 16:00
OPERATE EFFICIENTLY. KEY IMPERATIVES OF DEVELOPMENT OF THE GEOLOGICAL EXPLORATION
Chairman
Bahram Huseynov, Vice-President for Geology and Geophysics SOCAR
Speakers
Mikhail Novikov, General Director for Russia and the CIS EAGE
Eko Rukmono, Vice-President Exploration & Evaluation of Upstream Directorate, Pertamina Offshore exploration & production capabilities and services for overseas cooperation opportunities
Brant Hasebe, Vice-President Reservoir Development, bp Delivering Enhanced Value through Development Technologies
16:00 – 17:00
OPERATE EFFICIENTLY. TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATIONS AND BEST PRACTICE IN OILFIELD DEVELOPMENT
Chairman
Yashar Latifov, Vice-President for Field Development SOCAR
Speakers
Ir. Norafizal B Mat Saad, Chief Executive Officer & General Manager Petronas E&P Overseas Ventures
Omar Itcovici, Partner, Russia & CIS Ernst & Young
Douglas R.Korth, Director, Marine Operation Middle East & Caspian, McDermott
Bryan Wollam, CEO Wollam Petroleum Advisory Group LLC
Graham Clark, Drilling Manager Socar AQS
17:00
END OF DAY ONE
19:00
OFFICIAL CONFERENCE OPENING RECEPTION
Venue: Boulevard Hotel Baku
Transfer from conference venue
Fairmont Baku move off at 18.30 pm
2nd Day
30 May, Wednesday
09:00 – 10:00
REGISTRATION AND WELCOME COFFEE
10:00 – 11:00
THE LAST 25 YEARS OF CASPIAN OIL AND GAS - LONG CONTRIBUTIONS TO AZERBAIJAN’S OIL&GAS INDUSTRY AND SCIENCE
Chairman
Khoshbakht Yusifzade, First Vice-President SOCAR
Speakers
Gregory W. Riley, Exploration Vice-President bp Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey
Ibrahim Guliyev, Vice-President Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS)
Dr. Ernesto Rios-Patron, CEO Mexican Petroleum Institute (IMP)
Eldar Shahbazov, Head of Nanotechnologies Oil Gas Scientific Research Project Institute
Emin Mammadov, General Director Sumgait Technologies Park (STP)
11:00 – 11:30
COFFEE BREAK. NETWORKING
11:30 – 12:30
NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN CASPIAN PROJECTS
Chairman
Tofig Gahramanov, Vice-president for strategic development SOCAR
Speakers
Luca Vignati, Executive Vice President for Central Asia Region ENI
Togrul A. Bagirov, Senior UN Expert on Global Energy and Chairman Baku Nobel Heritage Fund
Howard Chase, Director of Government Affairs DOW
Huseyn Gasimov, Chief Financial Officer Nobel Upstream
12:30 – 13:15
ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES IN ENVIRONMENTAL AND INDUSTRIAL SAFETY
Chairman
Rafiga Huseyn-zade, Vice-President for ecology SOCAR
Speakers
Novruz Guliyev, Deputy Minister Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan Republic
Matthew Bryza, Board Member Overgas
Elena Komarovskaya, Solution Architect SAP
13:15 – 14:15
LUNCH. NETWORKING
14:15– 15:00
REFINING AND PETROCHEMICAL OUTLOOK. CURRENT LOOK AND FUTURE PERSPECTIVES
Chairman
David Mammadov, Vice-president for refining SOCAR
Speakers
Khayal Jafarov, Director Carbamide (Nitrogen Fertilisers) Plant, SOCAR
Heikki Pikkarainen, Managing Director Neste Engineering Solutions
Orkhan Jafarov, Deputy Executive Director Azerikimya PU, Socar
15:00 – 15:30
COFFEE BREAK. NETWORKING
15:30 – 16:15
HUMAN RESOURCES IN A TIME OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION. DISCUSSION PANEL
Chairman
Khalik Mammadov, Vice-President for HR, IT and regulations SOCAR
Speakers
Günther H. Oettinger, European Commissioner for Budget and Human Resources European Commission
Anatoliy Yakimov, Senior HR Business Partner SAP CIS, Preconditions, results and tools of HR digital transformation
Georgy Shebuldaev, Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity, HR challenges for industrial cybersecurity in digital transformation era Brand Manager
Karim Osseiran, SPC BoD and Global Head for Training Services Petrofac, The use of digital process and technologies for personnel development
16:15 – 16:30
CLOSING REMARK
Speakers
Günther H. Oettinger, European Commissioner for Budget and Human Resources European Commission
16:30
END OF THE CONFERENCE
17:00
EXCURSION
Transfer from conference venue/Fairmont Baku at 16.45 pm

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