• 09.15 Registration

  • 09.45 Welcome and opening remarks
    - Wim Thomas FEI, Chief Energy Advisor, Head Energy Team, Shell International, and Chair, UK Committee of the World Petroleum Council

  • 10.00 Welcome from the morning session chair
    - Carina Radford, Partner, White & Case

  • 10.10 Keynote – Setting the scene: IEA World Energy Investment 2019 - an industry transforming?

    - Alessandro Blasi, Special Advisor to the Executive Director, International Energy Agency

  • 10.45 Refreshments and networking

  • 11.15 Panel discussion: the financing challenges ahead for new energies and traditional oil and gas players

    - - Alessandro Blasi, Special Advisor to the Executive Director, International Energy Agency
    - Thomas Stenvold, Portfolio Manager, Hartree Partners
    - Joost Bergsma, CEO, Glennmont Partners
    - Frank Pluta, Industry Banker – Energy Group Head, NATIXIS

  • 12.30 Lunch and networking

  • 13.40 Welcome back from the Chair of the afternoon session
    - John Martin FEI, Senior Advisor, World Petroleum Council

  • 13.45 New governance and regulatory issues
    - The new IFRS rules: David Holtam, Director, Audit, Energy and Resources, Deloitte UK
    - Update on the Climate Change Task Force: Tara Schmidt, Principal Consultant, ERM

  • 14.15 Panel discussion: Financing challenges for infrastructure, new technologies and decommissioning
    - Bassem Zaki, Group Head of Business Development, Premier Oil
    - Ian Conway, Executive Director, Upstream Research, IHS Markit
    - Afonso Reis e Sousa, Group Head of Treasury, Structure Finance and Tax, Petrofac
    - Yen-Sze Soon, Managing Director, Accenture Digital

  • 15.15 Private equity and innovative financing in UKCS
    - John Martin FEI in conversation with Roy Kelly FEI, Partner, Kerogen Capital and Non-Executive Director, Hurricane

  • 15.45 Summary from symposium Chairs

  • 16.00 End of symposium

  • 16.00 Networking drinks