19th International Oil Summit, April 19th 2018

Investing in a Changing Energy Future

  08:30 AM


  09:00 AM

Welcome address

  • Said Nachet, International Oil Summit Director
  09:05 AM

Introductory remarks

  • Nordine Aït-Laoussine, International Oil Summit Chairman, President Nalcosa - Former Energy Minister of Algeria
  09:20 AM

Keynote speaker

  • Mr Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman of the Board and CEO, Total
  09:50 AM

Energy dialogue roundtable

  • Dr. Xiansheng Sun, Secretary General, IEF
  • Abbas Ali Al-Naqi, Secretary General, OAPEC
  • Keisuke Sadamori , Director, Energy Markets and Security, IEA

Moderator: Nordine Ait Laoussine, International Oil Summit Chairman, Former Minister of Energy, Algeria

Questions to be addressed include:

  • Are we entering a new price cycle?
  • Is there a price range where both producers and consumers meet their energy policy objectives?
  • Are new uncertainties affecting both oil supply and oil demand harming global energy security?
  11:00 AM

Networking refreshment break

  11:30 AM

Oil industry and oil markets

  • Roman Kabakov, Head, Fiscal and Customs Policy Division, Department of hydrocarbons, Russian Federation
  • Ibrahim Al-Muhanna, Advisor to the Minister of Energy, Industry & Mineral Resources, Saudi Arabia

Moderator: Said Nachet, Director, International Oil Summit

Questions to be addressed include:

  12:20 PM

Hydrocarbon resources in Morocco: potential and opportunities

  • Salim Lahsini, Investment & Promotion Department, ONHYM, Morocco
  12:45 PM

Networking luncheon for delegates and speakers

  02:15 PM

Keynote speaker

  • Carlos Trevino, CEO Pemex, Mexico
  02:45 PM

Oil companies session

  • Arnaud Breuillac, President, Exploration & Production, Total
  • Farid Ghezal, Executive Director, Corporate Planning and Strategy, Sonatrach, Algeria
  • Qasem Al Kayoumi, Senior Vice President, Technology Center, member of the Upstream Leadership team, ADNOC

Moderator: Didier Houssin, CEO, IFPEN

Questions to be addressed include:

  • How could sustainable strategies for upstream development be shaped in the new market environment?
  • Do oil companies need to re-think their business models in the wake of new uncertainties over oil price direction and future threats to oil demand?
  • Will new upstream investments meet future demand or will there be gap in oil supply in 2020 and beyond?
  04:00 PM

Keynote speaker

  • Thierry Pilenko, Executive Chairman, TechnipFMC
  04:30 PM

Networking refreshment break

  05:00 PM

Service sector panel

  • Jean Sentenac, CEO, Axens
  • Philippe Crouzet, Chairman of the Board, Vallourec
  • Jean-Georges Malcor, CEO, CGG
  • Jean Cahuzac, CEO, Subsea7
  • Stefano Porcari, COO, E&C Offshore Division,

Moderator: Pierre Terzian, Director, Petrostratgies

Questions to be addressed include:

  • What strategies have companies across the upstream sector, from service companies to operators, both onshore and offshore, employed to emerge in better position after the downturn in global crude prices?
  • How are downstream technology providers adjusting to present business environment and medium- and long term challenges including global energy transition?
  • Innovative collaboration: what’s next for IOCs, NOCs and service companies?

Concluding Remarks

  06:30 PM
  • Mr Nordine Aït-Laoussine, International Oil Summit Chairman, President Nalcosa - Former Energy Minister of Algeria