About OGT 2019

The 24th “Oil and Gas of Turkmenistan” international conference (OGT 2019)

The 24th “Oil and Gas Turkmenistan” international conference is organised by the State Concern “Turkmennebit” in partnership with Turkmen Forum, and will take place at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan in Ashgabat on 22-23rd of October 2019.

OGT is a prestigious business forum, which is held annually to develop and strengthen international partnerships between Turkmen state organisations and international oil and gas companies. A detailed review of Turkmenistan’s oil and gas market and the latest petrochemical projects and project opportunities will be presented, and the world’s leading oil and gas companies will share their visions and expertise.

Senior management and representatives of both Turkmen State organisations and leading international oil and gas companies, plus major international financial institutions have regularly attended the Conference.

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Contact Details

 

Phone:

+993 12 923552, +993 12 920399

 

Organiser :

Co-Organiser :

Supported by :

Speakers

MYRATGELDI MEREDOV

Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

YAGSHYGELDI KAKAYEV

Advisor to the President of Turkmenistan on oil and gas issues

JAPARGULY ORAZOV

Acting Chairman of SC “Turkmennebit”

MYRAT ARCHAYEV

State Minister – Chairman of State Concern “Turkmengas”

GUVANCH AGAJANOV

Deputy Chairman of State Concern “Turkmengas”

IGOR PRIHODKO

Head of the Laboratory at the Natural Gas Research Institute of the State Concern "Turkmengas"

DR. D. NATHAN MEEHAN

President, Gaffney, Cline & Associates

RUSLAN BIN ABDUL GHANI

CEO, PETRONAS Carigali (Turkmenistan) Sdn Bhd

Event Programme

21st October
10:00 - 18:00
REGISTRATION OF DELEGATES
“Yyldyz” hotel, “Oguzkent” hotel
19:00 - 23:00
NETWORKING RECEPTION - “Yyldyz” hotel back garden
22nd October
10:00 - 13:00
Registration of delegates at the OGT conference hall (Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan)
10:00 - 10:20
Official opening ceremony of the International exhibition “Oil & Gas of Turkmenistan OGT 2019”
10:20 - 12:00
Walk around & overview of exhibition
13:00 - 14:00
Welcome Coffee
14:00 - 15:15
PLENARY SESSION
MODERATOR - Nathan Meehan – President, Gaffney, Cline & Associates
TOPIC:    GLOBAL TENDENCIES IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENERGY MARKETS AND PROSPECTS FOR COOPERATION
SPEAKERS Honorary Chairman
Myratgeldi Meredov
Deputy Chairman, Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan
 

Keynote address
Yagshygeldi Kakayev
Advisor to the President of Turkmenistan on oil & gas issues
 

Rovnag Abdullayev
President, SOCAR

 

Nathan Meehan
President, Gaffney, Cline & Associates
Global Developments in Carbon Management

Russel Hardy
CEO Vitol Group


Wang Zhongcai Vice President CNPC
Overview of current activity and future plans

Alexander Huurdeman
Senior Oil and Gas Expert, World Bank
The World Bank and Regional Cooperation in the Energy Sector
15:15 - 15:30
Q & A SESSION
MODERATOR & THE AUDIENCE
15:30 - 16:00
Networking Coffee
16:00 - 17:30
SESSION 1
MODERATOR - Hugh Leonard – CEO Buried Hill
TOPIC:    DEVELOPMENT OF EXISTING OIL & GAS FIELDS AND OPTIMIZATION OF PRODUCTION FROM MATURE OIL FIELDS WITH ATTRACTION OF INTERNATIONAL INVESTORS
SPEAKERS Keynote Address: Jeparguly Orazov
Acting Chairman of SC “Turkmennebit”:
Overview of SC “Turkmennebit” current activity and  perspectives of mutual cooperation
 

Giordano Santellani Managing Director of ENI Turkmenistan Ltd.
Decarbonisation and green energy
 

Igor Burkinskiy
Director Yugneftegaz
Optimization of mature oil fields - past experience and new projects
 

Roman Shitz
Senior Technology Solution Engineer “Oracle Netherlands B.V.”
Digitalization – a key to efficiency and growth of the economy

Guvanch AgajanovDeputy Chairman of SC “Turkmengas”
Mechanisms for cooperation with international investors

Serdar Nuryagdyyev - Chief Geophysicist of SC “Turkmengeology”
Overview of geophysical data of the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea
17:30 - 17:45
Q & A SESSION
MODERATOR & THE AUDIENCE
19:00 - 22:30
OPENING GALA DINNER – “GUL ZAMAN” BANQUET HALL
23rd October
09:00 - 09:30
Welcome Coffee
09:30 - 10:45
SESSION 2
MODERATOR - Myrat Atajanov - Director, Caspian Sea Institute
TOPIC:   ATTRACTING INVESTMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT OF OFFSHORE BLOCKS IN THE TURKMEN SECTOR OF THE CASPIAN SEA
SPEAKERS Keynote address: Abdrahmanov Shahym
Chairman of the State corporation «Turkmengeology»
 

Myrat Atajanov Director, Caspian Sea Institute
 Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea
 

Ruslan Bin Abdul Ghani – CEO Petronas Charigali (Turkmenistan)
Going digital

Mana Bin Qutami – Executive Director - Corporate Services, Dragon Oil
Overview of operation in Turkmenistan

Gregory Riley 
Vice – president, BP
Overview of geological and geophysical data of south Caspian Sea

Orazmyrat Kurenov - Deputy Chairman of SC “Turkmennebit”
Potential for cooperation with IOCs for optimization of production from mature oil fields and forms of cooperation
10:45 – 11:00
MODERATOR & THE AUDIENCE
Q & A SESSION 
11:00 - 11:30
Networking Coffee Break
11:30- 12:45
SESSION 3
MODERATOR - Jim Gillett – Strategic Advisor Turkmen Forum
TOPIC:    ENERGY DIPLOMACY OF TURKMENISTAN: TRANSNATIONAL GAS PIPELINES
SPEAKERS Keynote Address: Atamyrat Charyev
Deputy Chairman of SC “Turkmengas”
High level overview of SC “Turkmengas” pipeline projects and new investment opportunities
 

Elena Panova
UN Resident Coordinator in Turkmenistan
Energy diplomacy of Turkmenistan – a key to stability and peace in the region
 

Erlendas Grigorovic
International Relations and Enlargement, Directorate – General for Energy, Energy policy, European Commission
Potential for export of Turkmen gas to Europe – Transcapsian gas pipeline
 

Muhammetmyrat Amanov
CEO, TAPI Pipeline Company Limited
TAPI - the pipeline for peace and stability in the region – The latest update

Roland Pladet 
Principe finance specialist, Asian Development Bank
ADB and TAPI’s journey since 2001
 

Igor Prihodko    Head of Laboratory, Scientific research institute under SC “Turkmengas”
Galkynysh field – reliable source of energy supply to transnational pipeline projects of Turkmenistan
 

Thomas Hancock
Senior Geologist, Gaffney, Cline & Associates
Galkynysh field – geological model update
 
12:45 – 13:00
MODERATOR & THE AUDIENCE
Q & A SESSION 
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch - Banquet Hall: Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan
14:00- 15:30
SESSION 4
MODERATOR - Julian Bowden – Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
TOPIC:    POTENTIAL FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF OIL & GAS PROCESSING INDUSTRY
OF TURKMENISTAN. DEEP PROCESSING OF HYDROCARBONS – A KEY TO DIVERSIFICATION AND GROWTH OF THE ECONOMY

SPEAKERS Keynote address: Batyr Amanov Director of Turkmenbashy oil refinery complex
Overview of activity and investment opportunities
 

Durdymurad Atadurdyyev
Director, Polymer plant in Kiyanly
Overview of Polymer plant in Kiyanly

Dovran Sapbayev
Director, GTG plant in Ovadandepe
Unique world-class project

Maksat Pirliev 
CEO, NAPECO
New solutions for exporting deep gas processing products to international markets

Mariam Almaszade 
CEO, SOCAR Trading S.A
Overview of activities and prospect for the development of regional cooperation
15:30 - 15:45
MODERATOR & THE AUDIENCE
Q & A SESSION 


15:45 - 16:00
Closing remarks by moderators of all sessions & official closing by the Chairman of SC “Turkmennebit”
16:00 - 19:00
Pre-arranged meetings with senior management of Oil & Gas sector of Turkmenistan
19:00 - 22:30
Closing Gala Dinner – “Berkarar” Banquet Hall

Official Partners

Platinum Sponsors

Ogt 2019 platinum sponsor Shell
Ogt 2019 Platinum sponsor CNPC
OGT 2019 Gold sponsor Socar

Gold Sponsors

OGT 2019 Gold sponsor Hyundai
OGT 2019 Gold sponsor Turkmen tranzit

Silver Sponsors

OGT 2019 Silver sponsor bp
OGT 2019 Silver sponsor Dragon Oil
OGT 2019 Silver sponsor LG
OGT 2019 Silver sponsor Petronas
Buried Hill
Turkmen Milli Logistika

Bronze Sponsors

OGT 2019 bronze sponsor eni
OGT 2019 Bronze sponsor Areti
OGT-2019, Bronze partner ILF

Media Partners

Venue Information

Venue Details

Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan (CCI) is designed to create an enabling environment for business, assist in the establishment of trade and economic, scientific and technical ties with foreign partners. The International Conference “Oil and Gas of Turkmenistan” will take place in the Conference Hall of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan.

 

Address:

143, Chandybil Ave., Ashgabat city

 

Website:

www.cci.gov.tm
 

Phone:

(+99312) 398 981 , 398 892

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