logo #CWCTOG 2–3 October 2019

Programme Day One

24th September 2018


07:30  -  09:00

Registration & Networking Breakfast

09:00  -  09:45

Session 1: Official Opening Ceremony


Hon Abdulsamad Abdulrahim - Chief Executive Officer - Ocean Business PartnersHon Abdulsamad AbdulrahimChief Executive OfficerOcean Business PartnersAg. ChairmanAssociation of Tanzania Oil & Gas Service Providers (ATOGS)
Hon. Dr. Medard Kalemani - Minister of Energy - United Republic of TanzaniaHon. Dr. Medard KalemaniMinister of EnergyUnited Republic of Tanzania
Hon. Salama Aboud Talib - Minister of Lands, Water, Energy & Environment - Revolutionary Government of ZanzibarHon. Salama Aboud TalibMinister of Lands, Water, Energy & EnvironmentRevolutionary Government of Zanzibar
Hon. Peter Lokeris - Minister of State for Minerals - Republic of UgandaHon. Peter LokerisMinister of State for MineralsRepublic of Uganda

09:45  -  09:55

Platinum Sponsor Welcome Address


Ben Ring - Vice President, Government Relations - Sub Saharan Africa & Europe - ShellBen RingVice President, Government Relations - Sub Saharan Africa & EuropeShell

09:55  -  10:10

Ministry of Energy Address: Outlining the Vision for Tanzania’s Industrialization Powered by Oil & Gas


Hon. Dr. Medard Kalemani - Minister of Energy - United Republic of TanzaniaHon. Dr. Medard KalemaniMinister of EnergyUnited Republic of Tanzania

10:10  -  10:25

Official Address by Honourable Prime Minister


Hon. Kassim Majaliwa Majaliwa - Prime Minister - United Republic of TanzaniaHon. Kassim Majaliwa MajaliwaPrime MinisterUnited Republic of Tanzania

10:25  -  10:45

Sponsors Welcome Addresses


Torgrim Reitan - Executive Vice President Development & Production International - EquinorTorgrim ReitanExecutive Vice President Development & Production InternationalEquinor
Martin Tiffen - Integrated Project Group (IPG) Director - TotalMartin TiffenIntegrated Project Group (IPG) DirectorTotal

10:45  -  10:55

Official Group Photos (Group 1, 2 & 3)

10:55  -  11:20

Networking Coffee Break & Ministerial Exhibition Tour

11:20  -  11:30

Student Essays Competition Award Ceremony

11:30  -  13:00

Session 2: Oil & Gas Latest Developments in Tanzania: Government & Industry Collaboration to Move the Projects Forward


Moderator: J. Jay Park QC - Managing Partner - Park Energy LawModerator: J. Jay Park QCManaging PartnerPark Energy Law
Hon. Dr. Hamisi Mwinyimvua - Permanent Secretary - Ministry of Energy, United Republic of TanzaniaHon. Dr. Hamisi MwinyimvuaPermanent SecretaryMinistry of Energy, United Republic of Tanzania
Eng. Kapuulya Musomba - Acting Managing Director - Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC)Eng. Kapuulya MusombaActing Managing DirectorTanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC)
Prof. Mussa Juma Assad - Controller & Auditor General - United Republic of Tanzania Prof. Mussa Juma AssadController & Auditor GeneralUnited Republic of Tanzania
Gary Lambert - LNG Project Director, Qatar - ShellGary LambertLNG Project Director, QatarShell
Dr. Mette Halvorsen Ottøy - Senior Vice President, Country Manager Tanzania - Equinor TanzaniaDr. Mette Halvorsen OttøySenior Vice President, Country Manager TanzaniaEquinor Tanzania
Nigel Whittaker - Managing Director - SongasNigel WhittakerManaging DirectorSongas

  • Current industry developments: a roadmap for the future
  • Successful collaboration and win - win partnerships between Government and industry
  • Tanzania Gas and LNG Projects: current status, plans, projects and timelines
  • Setting Tanzania in a global context: Understanding the global dynamics and trends that will influence the projects in Tanzania
  • How can Tanzania collaborate with its neighbours to move projects forward and create a regional hub?
13:00  -  14:00

Networking Lunch

Hosted By

14:00  -  15:30

Session 3: Project Spotlight: East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) – The Pipeline’s Strategic Importance to Tanzania & the Region


Moderator: Abdulsamad Abdulrahim - Director & Partner - Pietro Fiorentini TanzaniaModerator: Abdulsamad AbdulrahimDirector & PartnerPietro Fiorentini Tanzania
Hon. Zainab R. Telack - Shinyanga Regional Commissioner - United Republic of Tanzania Hon. Zainab R. TelackShinyanga Regional CommissionerUnited Republic of Tanzania
Eng. Thobias Pancras Rwelamila - Natural Gas Distribution Manager - Energy & Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)Eng. Thobias Pancras RwelamilaNatural Gas Distribution ManagerEnergy & Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)
Beng’i Issa - Executive Secretary - National Economic Empowerment Council (NEEC)Beng’i IssaExecutive SecretaryNational Economic Empowerment Council (NEEC)
Ernest Rubondo - Executive Director - Petroleum Authority of UgandaErnest RubondoExecutive DirectorPetroleum Authority of Uganda
Prof. Charles Kwesiga - Chairman - Uganda Oil & Gas Service Providers (AUGOS) Prof. Charles KwesigaChairmanUganda Oil & Gas Service Providers (AUGOS)
Maxim Marchenko - Project Director, East African Crude Oil Pipeline - TotalMaxim MarchenkoProject Director, East African Crude Oil PipelineTotal

  • The strategic importance of EACOP in developing the region and the industry and how it will help creating jobs
  • How will the project benefit the whole region? What will be the multiplier effect in the industry?
  • What are the latest developments in the project: status, next steps and timelines
15:30  -  16:00

Networking Coffee Break

16:05  -  17:30

Session 4: PANEL DISCUSSION: Creating a robust & Investor Friendly Business Environment in Tanzania


Moderator: Miranda Naiman - Founder & Managing Director - EmpowerModerator: Miranda NaimanFounder & Managing DirectorEmpower
Dr. Adelardus Kilangi - Attorney General & Chairman of PURA - United Republic of Tanzania Dr. Adelardus KilangiAttorney General & Chairman of PURAUnited Republic of Tanzania
Hon. Doto M. James - Permanent Secretary - Ministry of Finance & PlanningHon. Doto M. JamesPermanent SecretaryMinistry of Finance & Planning
Salum Shamte - Chairman - Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF)Salum ShamteChairmanTanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF)
Ineke Bussmaker - Managing Director - NMB Bank PLCIneke BussmakerManaging DirectorNMB Bank PLC
J. Jay Park QC - Managing Partner - Park Energy LawJ. Jay Park QCManaging PartnerPark Energy Law
Moreblessing Chanakira - Principal Natural Resources - AbsaMoreblessing ChanakiraPrincipal Natural ResourcesAbsa

  • Maximising the benefits from Tanzania’s resources: best industry practices
  • Win – win solutions for Government and private sector to move the projects forward
  • Ensuring a robust stable legal and fiscal framework in the oil and gas industry
  • Opportunities to finance projects and access capital to develop Tanzania’s oil and gas industry
  • Requirements to acquire capital and ensure the support for successful project completion
  • What role can the local banks play in financing projects and local companies to ensure their participation in the oil and gas industry?
  • How can technology help to bring costs down and make projects more efficient and competitive?

End of Congress Day One


Drinks Reception in collaboration with the British High Commission, Dar es Salaam

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