• 06 July 2022 Masterclass
  • 07 July 2022 Summit Day One
  • 08 July 2022 Summit Day Two

08:00 AM 08:30 AM

Masterclass Registration & Networking Welcome Breakfast

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Wednesday 06 July 2022

08:00 AM - 08:30 AM

Masterclass Registration & Networking Welcome Breakfast

08:30 AM 01:00 PM

Global LNG & Gas Business Dynamics

  • The fundamental structure of the LNG business, the key players, and their motivations
  • The LNG supply and value chain - looking at the shock waves that have impacted our business in the last 12 months – including the Ukraine crises and price volatility
  • How LNG is priced, How LNG is contracted, long term and short term. Demystifying the jargon and looking to the future
  • The outlook for LNG import markets, how they are structured: the increasingly importance of Europe, and the role of Asia moving forward
  • Energy Transitions
    • The progression to Net Zero
    • LNG and its role
    • Overview of Cleaning up the supply chain - initiatives throughout the supply chain
  • Bringing it all together - COP26 crossroads - a fundamentals skew in our business for the better or worse?
Led By:

Pat Roberts

Managing Director

LNG – Worldwide Ltd

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Wednesday 06 July 2022

08:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Global LNG & Gas Business Dynamics

  • The fundamental structure of the LNG business, the key players, and their motivations
  • The LNG supply and value chain - looking at the shock waves that have impacted our business in the last 12 months – including the Ukraine crises and price volatility
  • How LNG is priced, How LNG is contracted, long term and short term. Demystifying the jargon and looking to the future
  • The outlook for LNG import markets, how they are structured: the increasingly importance of Europe, and the role of Asia moving forward
  • Energy Transitions
    • The progression to Net Zero
    • LNG and its role
    • Overview of Cleaning up the supply chain - initiatives throughout the supply chain
  • Bringing it all together - COP26 crossroads - a fundamentals skew in our business for the better or worse?

Led By:

Pat Roberts

Managing Director, LNG – Worldwide Ltd

01:00 PM 02:00 PM

Networking Lunch

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Wednesday 06 July 2022

01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Networking Lunch

07:30 AM 08:50 AM

Registration

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Thursday 07 July 2022

07:30 AM - 08:50 AM

Registration

09:00 AM 09:15 AM

Chair’s Opening Remarks

Conference Chair:

Pat Roberts

Managing Director

LNG – Worldwide Ltd

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Thursday 07 July 2022

09:00 AM - 09:15 AM

Chair’s Opening Remarks

Conference Chair:

Pat Roberts

Managing Director, LNG – Worldwide Ltd

09:00 AM 09:15 AM

Opening Ministerial Keynote Address

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Thursday 07 July 2022

09:00 AM - 09:15 AM

Opening Ministerial Keynote Address

09:15 AM 09:30 AM

Global Energy Industry Overview: Macro Business Insights and Market Updates

Speaker:

Martin Houston

Vice - Chairman

Tellurian

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Thursday 07 July 2022

09:15 AM - 09:30 AM

Global Energy Industry Overview: Macro Business Insights and Market Updates

Speaker:

Martin Houston

Vice - Chairman, Tellurian

09:30 AM 10:30 AM

SESSION 1 - Panel Discussion: Asia Pacific LNG Developments in a Global Context: Reshaping and Outlining the New Direction for LNG

  • Shockwaves from the Russia - Ukraine conflict
  • High prices, high volatility, and their impact on LNG demand growth
  • Climate change considerations – Net zero ambitions and the follow through – what is changing in Asia and what is the outlook to 2030 from key LNG companies
  • Development of new liquefaction – opportunities for Greenfields and expansions
  • How can LNG help to support and supplement the development of the hydrogen industry over the next decade?

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Hitoshi Nishizawa

Executive Officer, Senior Operating Officer, Optimization Dept.

JERA

Akshay Kumar Singh

Managing Director & CEO

Petronet LNG

Andrew Walker

VP Strategy

Cheniere Marketing Ltd.

Jay Song

VP - LNG Market Development

ExxonMobil

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Thursday 07 July 2022

09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

SESSION 1 - Panel Discussion: Asia Pacific LNG Developments in a Global Context: Reshaping and Outlining the New Direction for LNG

  • Shockwaves from the Russia - Ukraine conflict
  • High prices, high volatility, and their impact on LNG demand growth
  • Climate change considerations – Net zero ambitions and the follow through – what is changing in Asia and what is the outlook to 2030 from key LNG companies
  • Development of new liquefaction – opportunities for Greenfields and expansions
  • How can LNG help to support and supplement the development of the hydrogen industry over the next decade?

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Hitoshi Nishizawa

Executive Officer, Senior Operating Officer, Optimization Dept., JERA

Akshay Kumar Singh

Managing Director & CEO, Petronet LNG

Andrew Walker

VP Strategy, Cheniere Marketing Ltd.

Jay Song

VP - LNG Market Development, ExxonMobil

10:30 AM 11:00 AM

Networking Coffee Break

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Thursday 07 July 2022

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Networking Coffee Break

11:00 AM 01:15 PM

SESSION 2 – Panel Discussion: Long-Term LNG Contracting vs Short Term Trading

  • How do events from 2020- to date affect the ways Asian companies look at LNG supply?
  • Finding the balance for buyers between supply security and diversification vs short term trading to manage their supply businesses
  • Asia’s expiring term contracts in the 2020s and the strategy to manage them
    • Rollovers
    • New trends in term contracting, flexibility and choice of price indexes
  • Navigating volatility and illiquidity – what lessons can be learnt from 2020 - to date
  • Globalisation of short-term trading: How has this impacted Asian buyers?
  • Renewed opportunities for USLNG?
  • The need for more risk management to manage pricing exposures
  • Carbon neutral LNG trading developments – how sustained a drive is it in Asian markets?
    • Developments in acceptable Measurement, Reporting and Validation standards
    • How quickly can we get to an agreed industry standard and implement it?

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Delphi Sun

Deputy General Manager International Portfolio Development and Trading Group

ENN LNG (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Sid Bambawale

Head of LNG (Asia)

Vitol Group

Dan Butler

Head of Trading- Asia LNG

BP

Varun Gujral

Co-CEO APAC, Global Energy Management and Sales

Engie

Tobias Davis

Head of LNG – Asia

Tullett Prebon Energy

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Thursday 07 July 2022

11:00 AM - 01:15 PM

SESSION 2 – Panel Discussion: Long-Term LNG Contracting vs Short Term Trading

  • How do events from 2020- to date affect the ways Asian companies look at LNG supply?
  • Finding the balance for buyers between supply security and diversification vs short term trading to manage their supply businesses
  • Asia’s expiring term contracts in the 2020s and the strategy to manage them
    • Rollovers
    • New trends in term contracting, flexibility and choice of price indexes
  • Navigating volatility and illiquidity – what lessons can be learnt from 2020 - to date
  • Globalisation of short-term trading: How has this impacted Asian buyers?
  • Renewed opportunities for USLNG?
  • The need for more risk management to manage pricing exposures
  • Carbon neutral LNG trading developments – how sustained a drive is it in Asian markets?
    • Developments in acceptable Measurement, Reporting and Validation standards
    • How quickly can we get to an agreed industry standard and implement it?

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Delphi Sun

Deputy General Manager International Portfolio Development and Trading Group, ENN LNG (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Sid Bambawale

Head of LNG (Asia), Vitol Group

Dan Butler

Head of Trading- Asia LNG, BP

Varun Gujral

Co-CEO APAC, Global Energy Management and Sales, Engie

Tobias Davis

Head of LNG – Asia, Tullett Prebon Energy

01:15 PM 02:15 PM

Networking Lunch

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Thursday 07 July 2022

01:15 PM - 02:15 PM

Networking Lunch

02:15 PM 03:30 PM

SESSION 3 – Asian Markets Demand Outlook: How are Markets Responding to Current Developments?

  • Mature markets: specific developments in Japanese, S Korean and Taiwanese LNG demand centres
  • How are Asian buyers reacting to higher prices? Will regional participants send volumes to Europe or try to maintain LNG supply in the East?
  • Growing markets:
    • China, its 2030 gas demand outlook and the prospects for LNG growth
    • Is 150 Mtpa of imports by 2030 plausible?
    • Considerations for SOEs and the private companies
    • Indian sub-continent – the effects of sustained high prices on demand
    • SE Asian Markets: their growth targets and their strategies
  • New markets: Prospects for Vietnam, Philippines, Australia and Sri Lanka

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Harald Link

President

B. Grimm Power

Jon Russell

Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer

First Gen Corporation

Daisuke Shinozuka

Senior Manager - LNG Trading

Tokyo Gas Asia Pte. Ltd.

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Thursday 07 July 2022

02:15 PM - 03:30 PM

SESSION 3 – Asian Markets Demand Outlook: How are Markets Responding to Current Developments?

  • Mature markets: specific developments in Japanese, S Korean and Taiwanese LNG demand centres
  • How are Asian buyers reacting to higher prices? Will regional participants send volumes to Europe or try to maintain LNG supply in the East?
  • Growing markets:
    • China, its 2030 gas demand outlook and the prospects for LNG growth
    • Is 150 Mtpa of imports by 2030 plausible?
    • Considerations for SOEs and the private companies
    • Indian sub-continent – the effects of sustained high prices on demand
    • SE Asian Markets: their growth targets and their strategies
  • New markets: Prospects for Vietnam, Philippines, Australia and Sri Lanka

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Harald Link

President, B. Grimm Power

Jon Russell

Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, First Gen Corporation

Daisuke Shinozuka

Senior Manager - LNG Trading, Tokyo Gas Asia Pte. Ltd.

03:30 PM 04:00 PM

Networking Coffee Break

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Thursday 07 July 2022

03:30 PM - 04:00 PM

Networking Coffee Break

04:00 PM 05:15 PM

SESSION 4 – The Drive for Decarbonisation in the Global LNG Market and Energy Transition in Asia

  • Net Zero commitments from Asian markets; How realistic/achievable are their targets?
  • Key targets: displacement of coal and complementarity with renewables
  • Latest innovations in decarbonising the LNG supply chain cost effectively
  • How much of a priority for Asian buyers is low methane intensity in a disrupted volatile LNG business environment?
  • Adoption of Best practice in Measurement/Reporting/Verification (MRV) of GHG emissions for the LNG supply chain
  • The marketing drive to promote low carbon LNG in the current business environment

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Christopher Goncalves

Chair & Managing Director, Energy & Climate

BRG

Desmond Kuah Kazuyoshi

Head of Energy Transition & New Energy, LNG Origination, Asia

Hartree Partners

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Thursday 07 July 2022

04:00 PM - 05:15 PM

SESSION 4 – The Drive for Decarbonisation in the Global LNG Market and Energy Transition in Asia

  • Net Zero commitments from Asian markets; How realistic/achievable are their targets?
  • Key targets: displacement of coal and complementarity with renewables
  • Latest innovations in decarbonising the LNG supply chain cost effectively
  • How much of a priority for Asian buyers is low methane intensity in a disrupted volatile LNG business environment?
  • Adoption of Best practice in Measurement/Reporting/Verification (MRV) of GHG emissions for the LNG supply chain
  • The marketing drive to promote low carbon LNG in the current business environment

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Christopher Goncalves

Chair & Managing Director, Energy & Climate, BRG

Desmond Kuah Kazuyoshi

Head of Energy Transition & New Energy, LNG Origination, Asia, Hartree Partners

05:15 PM 05:15 PM

End of Conference Day One

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Thursday 07 July 2022

05:15 PM - 05:15 PM

End of Conference Day One

06:00 PM 08:00 PM

Asia Pacific LNG Award Evening

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Thursday 07 July 2022

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Asia Pacific LNG Award Evening

08:00 AM 08:45 AM

Registration and Welcome Coffee

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Friday 08 July 2022

08:00 AM - 08:45 AM

Registration and Welcome Coffee

08:45 AM 09:00 AM

Chair’s Day One Recap

Conference Chair:

Pat Roberts

Managing Director

LNG – Worldwide Ltd

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Friday 08 July 2022

08:45 AM - 09:00 AM

Chair’s Day One Recap

Conference Chair:

Pat Roberts

Managing Director, LNG – Worldwide Ltd

09:00 AM 10:30 AM

SESSION 5 – Adaptations of LNG Business Models: Key Commercial Trends from Buyers, Suppliers and Service Providers

  • LNG supply: are we going back to basics on needing supply security from contracting, yet needing lots of embedded flexibility to trade?
  • Best practice and insight on pricing optionality within SPAs?
  • What is the new standard for a “long term” contract, and can new liquefaction be financed easily?
  • Is modular USLNG proving to be a modern flexible business model to fast-track new supply for Asia?
  • Reactions from established suppliers competing with the USLNG business model
  • Pricing: what is emerging as the preferred indexation from the perspective of key LNG buyers and sellers?

Questions & Answers

Speaker:

Jason Feer

Head of Business Intelligence

Poten & Partners

Tetsuro Toyoda

VP LNG Trading

KE Fuel Trading Pte Ltd.

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Friday 08 July 2022

09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

SESSION 5 – Adaptations of LNG Business Models: Key Commercial Trends from Buyers, Suppliers and Service Providers

  • LNG supply: are we going back to basics on needing supply security from contracting, yet needing lots of embedded flexibility to trade?
  • Best practice and insight on pricing optionality within SPAs?
  • What is the new standard for a “long term” contract, and can new liquefaction be financed easily?
  • Is modular USLNG proving to be a modern flexible business model to fast-track new supply for Asia?
  • Reactions from established suppliers competing with the USLNG business model
  • Pricing: what is emerging as the preferred indexation from the perspective of key LNG buyers and sellers?

Questions & Answers

Speaker:

Jason Feer

Head of Business Intelligence, Poten & Partners

Tetsuro Toyoda

VP LNG Trading, KE Fuel Trading Pte Ltd.

10:30 AM 11:00 AM

Networking Coffee Break

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Friday 08 July 2022

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Networking Coffee Break

11:00 AM 12:30 PM

SESSION 6 - LNG Financing Panel: How are Lenders Responding to the Current Environment?

  • Market composition: How are traditional Asian markets responding to the new market dynamics that have taken affect since the Ukraine crises?
  • How many LNG supply projects will we see reach FID over the next two years?
  • How are financiers responding to unprecedented gas prices and volatility and is now the best time to finance?
  • What do host governments need to do to (either) promote LNG supply quickly (or) promote LNG as a new demand centre?
  • ESG considerations for investors: What are the current attitudes towards LNG project investments?
  • What are the hurdles associated to the development of non-traditional markets in Asia?
  • Successful examples of opening new LNG import markets through value chain investments?

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Dorian Delteil

Lead Originator - Gas & Low Carbon Energy (Hydrogen, Ammonia, Carbon Capture)

DBS Bank

Edward Winter

Managing Director

BlackRock

Bruce Robertson

Energy Finance Analyst

Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA)

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Friday 08 July 2022

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

SESSION 6 - LNG Financing Panel: How are Lenders Responding to the Current Environment?

  • Market composition: How are traditional Asian markets responding to the new market dynamics that have taken affect since the Ukraine crises?
  • How many LNG supply projects will we see reach FID over the next two years?
  • How are financiers responding to unprecedented gas prices and volatility and is now the best time to finance?
  • What do host governments need to do to (either) promote LNG supply quickly (or) promote LNG as a new demand centre?
  • ESG considerations for investors: What are the current attitudes towards LNG project investments?
  • What are the hurdles associated to the development of non-traditional markets in Asia?
  • Successful examples of opening new LNG import markets through value chain investments?

Questions & Answers

Speakers:

Dorian Delteil

Lead Originator - Gas & Low Carbon Energy (Hydrogen, Ammonia, Carbon Capture), DBS Bank

Edward Winter

Managing Director, BlackRock

Bruce Robertson

Energy Finance Analyst, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA)

12:30 PM 02:00 PM

Networking Lunch

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Friday 08 July 2022

12:30 PM - 02:00 PM

Networking Lunch

02:00 PM 03:00 PM

SESSION 7 - LNG Shipping Panel: Key Considerations in an Evolving Market

  • The global fleet: Outlook on LNG shipping capacity and availability of shipping
  • IMO rule changes for decarbonisation – and impact on the Global LNG business
  • How can we increase optimisation and efficiency to improve shipping capacity?
    • How much additional capacity can be created here simply by optimising vessel use?
  • New trends in integration of LNG trading and shipping:
    • Standardisation and simplification of trading and chartering
    • Speed to transact
    • LNG charter rate forward curve
  • Current commercial considerations:
    • Outlook and forward forecast for charter rates
    • Progress of freight derivatives to manage market risk
    • The projected demand growth in LNG bunkering and new considerations
    • LNG facing competition from other fuels such as ammonia and hydrogen from costs and efficiency perspectives
    • Electrification of shipping
Speakers:

Jack Jones

Deputy General Manager, Energy Transportation & Supply Chain Solutions

NYK Line

Felix Booth

Head of LNG

Vortexa

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Friday 08 July 2022

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

SESSION 7 - LNG Shipping Panel: Key Considerations in an Evolving Market

  • The global fleet: Outlook on LNG shipping capacity and availability of shipping
  • IMO rule changes for decarbonisation – and impact on the Global LNG business
  • How can we increase optimisation and efficiency to improve shipping capacity?
    • How much additional capacity can be created here simply by optimising vessel use?
  • New trends in integration of LNG trading and shipping:
    • Standardisation and simplification of trading and chartering
    • Speed to transact
    • LNG charter rate forward curve
  • Current commercial considerations:
    • Outlook and forward forecast for charter rates
    • Progress of freight derivatives to manage market risk
    • The projected demand growth in LNG bunkering and new considerations
    • LNG facing competition from other fuels such as ammonia and hydrogen from costs and efficiency perspectives
    • Electrification of shipping

Speakers:

Jack Jones

Deputy General Manager, Energy Transportation & Supply Chain Solutions, NYK Line

Felix Booth

Head of LNG , Vortexa

03:00 PM 03:30 PM

Networking Coffee Break

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Friday 08 July 2022

03:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Networking Coffee Break

03:30 PM 05:00 PM

SESSION 8 - Panel Discussion: Clean LNG Traders’ Forum: The Role of Traders in Decarbonising LNG

  • Is ‘carbon neutral’ LNG now a clear standard and how important is it currently in Asia?
  • What should companies do to protect themselves from greenwashing claims?
  • How do voluntary carbon offsets work?
  • Who should and who is paying for carbon offsets?
  • Getting Measurement, Verification & Reporting working accurately and simply
  • How do we scale the carbon neutral market without hampering market liquidity?
  • GHG certification – something else to trade?

Questions & Answers

Speaker:

Melissa Lindsay

Founder

Emstream & Emsurge

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Friday 08 July 2022

03:30 PM - 05:00 PM

SESSION 8 - Panel Discussion: Clean LNG Traders’ Forum: The Role of Traders in Decarbonising LNG

  • Is ‘carbon neutral’ LNG now a clear standard and how important is it currently in Asia?
  • What should companies do to protect themselves from greenwashing claims?
  • How do voluntary carbon offsets work?
  • Who should and who is paying for carbon offsets?
  • Getting Measurement, Verification & Reporting working accurately and simply
  • How do we scale the carbon neutral market without hampering market liquidity?
  • GHG certification – something else to trade?

Questions & Answers

Speaker:

Melissa Lindsay

Founder, Emstream & Emsurge

05:00 PM 05:30 PM

Chair’s Closing Remarks

Conference Chair:

Pat Roberts

Managing Director

LNG – Worldwide Ltd

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Friday 08 July 2022

05:00 PM - 05:30 PM

Chair’s Closing Remarks

Conference Chair:

Pat Roberts

Managing Director, LNG – Worldwide Ltd

  • 06 July 2022 Masterclass
  • 07 July 2022 Summit Day One
  • 08 July 2022 Summit Day Two