Hyatt Regency | Imperial Ballroom
This year’s conference examines the changing landscape of international E&P and will highlight where experience, opportunity and financial markets are likely to combine to drive growth in the emerging international E&P cycle.
The 2018 CGEF Annual Conference is a premier E&P event that connects international E&P companies, governments, service providers, consultancies and financiers with new business opportunities across exciting new geographies and frontiers. This year's CGEF Conference will immediately precede the annual Global Petroleum Show and provide dual access to the unique business content of the CGEF program and an additional three days of networking opportunities for attendees. CGEF will be coordinating the Country Market Event with countries from around globe.
|7:30 – 8:00||Registration|
|8:00 – 8:15||Welcome and Introductions|
|8:15 – 9:00||KEYNOTE: GLOBAL DYNAMICS & OPPORTUNITIES IN THE EMERGING E&P CYCLE|
|9:00 – 10:00||SESSION I: GLOBAL DYNAMICS & OPPORTUNITIES IN THE EMERGING E&P CYCLE
PANEL: Government, Finance, and Industry Leaders
A new global E&P cycle is emerging, amid the back drop of: global security issues, contraction and rise super-powers, new and evolving trade agreements, increasing pressure to replace fossil fuels, and increasing demand for low-cost energy. In parallel, global E&P has found the big, easy, and obvious, and there’s a change in the market place to increased diversity in energy industry focus. Are we seeing a shift from the “Age of the Majors”, to the “Age of the NOCs and Juniors”? What are the opportunities and the risks for E&P companies ready to invest in the emerging energy markets?
|10:00 – 10:30||BREAK – Coffee and Networking – 30 min|
|10:30 – 11:30||SESSION II – MARKET VIEW OF OPPORTUNITIES IN THE EMERGING E&P CYCLE
PANEL: Representatives from global stock exchanges
Moderator: Monica Rovers, Toronto Stock Exchange
Head, Business Development – Global Energy
What is the real potential in the market? Where is it? What is the value in near and longer term? Operations in which parts of the world are having a difficult vs. easier time raising capital?
|11:30 – 13:00||LUNCHEON SESSION III – E&P INVESTMENT DISCUSSION FROM INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES
PANEL: Industry leaders in Public and Private financing
Moderator: Chris Manderville, Partner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
(Panel Session 1 hour)
What factors determine your chances of successful financing? Does size matter?
|13:00 – 14:00||SESSION IV - ON-THE-GROUND ACTION IN THE EMERGING E&P CYCLE
PANEL: Executives from Geophysical, Drilling, and E&P Services companies
Moderator: Chris Whidden, Project Development Manager, TGS-NOPEC
There is a collective sense that the next cycle is beginning to emerge. Does the action on-the-ground support this view? What and where are the emerging trends in demand in the service industry? Oil and gas prices remain volatile; how hard is the service industry pushing to capture growth in the market?
|14:00 – 15:00||SESSION V – WHERE IN THE WORLD?
PANEL: Industry leaders in opportunity evaluation.
Moderator: Chris Moyes, President, Moyes & Co. Inc.
CGEF will host the GPS Country Market event this year with countries from around globe. What’s hot and what’s … getting there? What are the dark horses and why? Where are the next big commercial discoveries likely to be found?
|15:00 – 15:30||BREAK – Coffee and Networking – 30 min|
|15:30 – 17:00||SESSION VI: WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS?
Panel: Ministers and senior officials from countries attending GPS Country Markets
The world has opportunities and Canada has a wealth of expertise to bring to the global E&P market. We are open for business and keen to support growth of the E&P sector around the globe. What are the opportunities for collaboration in the emerging E&P Cycle?
|16:30 – 18:00||RECEPTION AND ANNOUNCEMENTS|