Last updated: 19 February 2015
Mise à jour: 19 février 2015

April 16, 2015

Le Méridien Etoile Hotel
81 Bd Gouvion St-Cyr
75017 PARIS

16 avril, 2015

Hôtel Le Méridien Etoile
81 Bd Gouvion St-Cyr
75017 PARIS

(*) Confirmed - Confirmés

The theme of the Summit:
Restoring profitability to the oil industry amidst the current environment of costs and prices

List of Invited Speakers


8:45 am - 9:00 am

Introduction by the Chairman of the 16th International Oil Summit, Mr. Nordine At-Laoussine*, President, Nalcosa, former Energy Minister, Algeria

9:00 am - 9:15 am

Opening speech, French Minister (or representative)

9:15 am

Keynote Speaker
H.E. Abdallah Salem El-Badri, OPEC, Secretary General

9:30 am - 10:45 am

Introduction : Olivier Appert*, IFP EN, CEO

Keynote speakers :

  • IEA, Mr Keisuke Sadamori*, Director for Energy Markets
    and Security
  • IEF, Dr. Aldo Flores-Quiroga*, General Secretary

10:45 am - 11:15 am

Keynote speakers :

  • TOTAL, Patrick Pouyanné*, CEO
  • SHELL, Mr Ben Van Beurden, CEO


11:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Ministerial Session

Moderator : M. Claude Mandil*, former Executive Director, IEA

With (invited)

  • H.E. Ali Ibrahim Al-Naïmi, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Saudi Arabia
  • H.E. Youcef Yousfi*, Minister of Energy and Mines, Algeria
  • H.E. Diezani Alison Madueke, OPEC President, Minister of Petroleum Resources, Nigeria
  • H.E. Botelho de Vasconcelos, Minister of Petroleum, Angola
  • H.E. Suhail Al-Mazrui, Minister of Petroleum, United Arab Emirates


Session 3:

2:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Afternoon Session

This session will bring together IOCs, NOCs and Service company for a debate on how to improve the profitability of the oil industry.

The session will be divided in two parts :

- Increasing the profitability of new projects and fostering their start up
- Increasing the profitability of ongoing production (technical aspects, organizational aspects

The following companies have been invited :

  • TOTAL, Mr Arnaud Breuillac*, President, TOTAL E&P
  • BP, Mr Dev Sanyal*, Executive VicePresident Stategy and Regions*
  • ANP, Brazil, Ms Magda Chambriard, Director General
  • GDF SUEZ E&P International, Mr Didier Holleaux*, Directeur Général
  • TALISMAN, Mr Robert Rooney, Executive Vice President
  • CONTINENTAL Resources, Mr Harold G. Hamm, Chairman and CEO
  • DEVON Energy Corporation, Mr John Richels, President and CEO
  • EOG Resources, Mr William R. Thomas, Chairman, CEO and President
  • PIONEER Natural Resources, Mr Scott D. Sheffield, Chairman and CEO
  • RANGE Resources, Mr Jeffrey L. Ventura, President and CEO
  • TECHNIP, Mr Thierry Pilenko, CEO
  • SAIPEM France, Mr Fabio Pallavicini*, CEO
  • CGG, Mr Jean-Georges Malcor*, Directeur Général
  • VALLOUREC, Mr Jean-Yves Le Cuziat*, Directeur Strategic
    Marketing et Sourcing Groupe

6:30 pm: Conclusions

6:45 pm: Coktail

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