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Speakers & Agenda

Speakers & Agenda

Agenda

National Anthem and Safety briefing
Welcome remarks by Master of Ceremonies
His Excellency Chandrikapersad Santokhi, President, Suriname
Dr. The Honourable Keith Rowley, Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
Mr. Ivan Duque, Former President of Colombia and Distinguished Fellow, Wilson Centre.
Keynote Address: His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President, the Cooperative Republic of Guyana
Vote of Thanks

Master of Ceremonies

Break and formal opening of the exhibition
Guyana’s Energy Policy

The Honourable, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo, Vice President, The Co-operative Republic of Guyana

Liam Mallon, President, ExxonMobil Upstream Oil and Gas Company
John Hess, CEO, Hess Corporation, Macro Oil & Gas Industry and an outlook for Guyana
International Energy Sector outlook

Keynote Address: Amy Meyers Jaffe, Director of the Energy, Climate Justice, and Sustainability Lab and Research Professor at New York University’s School of Professional Studies.

Lunch
Skills Development and the Future of Work panel discussion

·        The Honourable Priya Manickchand, Minister of Education, The Co-operative Republic of Guyana

·        Diletta Dorreti, World Bank Resident Representative for Guyana and Suriname

·        Her Excellency Sarah- Ann Lynch, United States Ambassador to Guyana

·        Paul McDonald, HSE Manager, Stena Drilling

Moderator: Her Excellency Jane Miller, British High Commission to the Cooperative Republic of Guyana and Non-Resident High Commissioner to Suriname

Regional Collaboration Panel

·        Robert Persaud, Foreign Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana

·        The Honourable Albert Ramdin, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Suriname

·        Dr Rosh Khan, Consultant

Moderator: Dr Thackwray Driver, CEO of the Energy Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago

Closing remarks Master of Ceremonies
Welcome by Conference organisers and safety briefing
Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy and Initiatives

Keynote speaker: The Honourable, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo, Vice President, The Cooperative Republic of Guyana

Guyana’s sustainable approach to energy sector development

The Honourable Vickram Bharrat, Minister of Natural Resources, The Cooperative Republic of Guyana

Liu Xiaoxiang, President CNOOC Petroleum Guyana Limited
Break
Activity Updates

·  Alistair Routledge, President, ExxonMobil Guyana

·  Orlando Cabrales, Chief Executive Officer, Frontera Energy

·  Professor Suresh Narine, Chairman, CGX,

·  Mr. Rabin Chandarpal, Deputy General Manager, GYSBI

 

Q and A facilitated by Master of Ceremonies

Gas to Energy Project

Mr. Winston Brassington, Ministry of Natural Resources, the Cooperative Republic of Guyana.

Lunch
Women in Energy Panel

·        Sharlene S. Seegoolam, Managing Director, Guyana and Antilles, SLB

·        Grace Hutson, Halliburton

·        Dr. Natasha Gaskin-Peters, Director, Centre for Local Business Development

·        Shanette Rayside, Human Resources Team Leader, Saipem Guyana

·        Chrisell Whitney, Crude Lifting Analyst, ExxonMobil Guyana

Moderator: Dr Priya Marajh, Board Director, Touchstone Exploration Inc

Presentation on the Vreed-en-Hoop Shore Base.

Nicholas Deygoo, Director, Guyana Oil and Gas Support Services Inc

Update on Local Content Secretariat

Dr. Martin Pertab, Director, Local Content Secretariat, Ministry of Natural Resources, the Cooperative Republic of Guyana

Local content development

Nicolas Sicard, Area Director – Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad, TechnipFMC

How local content legislation has assisted with enhancing competitiveness

Lars Mangal, Founder and Director, Totaltec Guyana

Paul Langlois, Exploration Manager at CGX Energy
ESG Panel Discussion

·        Shyam Nokta, Managing Director, Environmental Management Consultants

·        His Excellency, René van Nes, European Union Ambassador to Guyana

·        Kemraj Parsram, Executive Director, Environmental Protection Agency, Guyana

·        Dr Paulette Bynoe, Deputy Dean of Graduate Studies, University of Guyana.

Moderator: Natalia Seepersaud, Attorney at Law

Closing remarks by Master of Ceremonies
Networking cocktail
Safety Briefing and welcome- Conference organisers
Opening Remarks

The Honourable, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Anthony Phillips, Prime Minister of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana

Keynote Address: Dr Harrie Vredenberg, Professor & Suncor Chair in Strategy & Sustainability, Haskayne School of Business and Research Fellow, School of Public Policy, University of Calgary
Feature Address: His Excellency Dr. Salim M. Al Malik, Director General, ICESCO
Solar projects in Guyana

Dr. Mahender Sharma, Chief Executive Officer, Guyana Energy Agency

Mr. Isaac Solomon, Vice President, Caribbean Development Bank
Financing Of Energy Projects

Newton Haynes and Kurt Kistow, New Hayven Merchant Bank

Lunch
Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy

Pradeepa Bholanath, Senior Director for Climate and REDD+, Ministry of Natural Resources, Guyana

The role of technology and innovation in the energy transition panel discussion:

·        Dinesh Baldeosingh, Halliburton

·        Jim Clyde, Vice President, CTC Global

·        Dave Dennis, President & CEO, Instream Energy Systems

·        Jon Charles Rhodes, Guyana Country Director, Baker Hughes

Moderator: Dr. Graham King, Director, Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, The University of the West Indies

An Investment Outlook for Guyana

Dr. Peter Ramsaroop, Chief Investment Officer/CEO, GoInvest

Closing panel discussion

Discussion of the key themes that would have emerged throughout the conference and discussing the way forward.

·        The Honourable Vickram Bharrat, Minister of Natural Resources, Cooperative Republic of Guyana

·        Lars Mangal, CEO, Totaltec

Moderator: Dr. Rosh Khan, Consultant

Q&A

Vote of thanks and closing remarks– Conference organisers
Closing networking cocktail and cultural event
B2B meetings.
Trade show remains open until 12:00pm

Speaker List

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali
President of the Co-Operative Republic of Guyana
His Excellency Chandrikapersad Santokhi
President of the Co-Operative Republic of Suriname
Hon. Brig (R’td) Mark Phillips
Prime Minister: Co-Operative Republic of Guyana
Dr the Hon. Keith Rowley
Prime Minister: Trinidad and Tobago
Hon. Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo
Vice President: Co-operative Republic of Guyana
Hon. Vickram Bharrat
Minister of Natural Resources: Co-Operative Republic of Guyana
His Excellency Iván Duque Márquez
Former President of Colombia
John Hess
Chief Executive Officer, Hess Corporation
Liam M. Mallon
President, ExxonMobil Upstream Company
Alistair G. Routledge
President, ExxonMobil Guyana
Diletta Doretti
RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE FOR GUYANA AND SURINAME THE WORLD BANK
Amy Myers Jaffe
Director of the Energy, Climate Justice and Sustainability Lab, New York University, School of Professional Studies
Her Excellency Jane Miller OBE
British High Commissioner to the Co-operative Republic of Guyana
Dr. Mahender Sharma
Head of the Guyana Energy Agency
Pradeepa Bholanauth
Senior Director for Climate And Redd+, Ministry of Natural Resources: Co-Operative Republic of Guyana
Dr. Peter Ramsaroop
Guyana’s Chief Investment Officer and CEO of the Guyana Office for Investment
Shyam Nokta
President of the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) and Chief Representative for the Caribbean for the Delhi-based Energy and Resources Institute (TERI).
Dr. Martin Pertab
Head, Local Content Secretariat
Nicholas Deygoo
Director, Guyana Oil and Gas Support Services Inc
Natalia Seepersaud LL.B, L.E.C.
Attorney at Law
Dr. Paulette Bynoe
Deputy Dean, School of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Guyana
LARS MANGAL
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, TOTALTEC
Dr. Natasha Gaskin-Peters
Director, Centre for Local Business Development
Dr. Rosh Khan
Head, ACE Consulting Services
Hon. Priya D. Manickchand
Minister of Education: Co-Operative Republic of Guyana
Nicolas Sicard
Area Director – Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad, TechnipFMC
Rabin Chandarpal
Deputy General Manager, Guyana Shorebase Inc