Main Conference Day 1 - 20 November 2019

8:15 am - 8:50 am Registration & Refreshments

8:50 am - 9:00 am Opening Address

9:15 am - 9:45 am Evaluating Asia’s Demand for LNG in the Global Energy Mix

Mangesh Patankar - Director – Gas & LNG Consulting, Wood Mackenzie
  • Evaluating demand for LNG in Asia in consideration of energy mix, efficiency and infrastructure
  • Investigating LNG supply capacities and its impact on prices and purchasing decisions
  • What does the current LNG market mean for offshore projects and subsequently FLNG development? 

Mangesh Patankar

Director – Gas & LNG Consulting
Wood Mackenzie

9:45 am - 10:15 am The Future of FLNGs: Predicting FLNG Market Dynamics from 2019 – 2024

Xi Nan - Vice President Analyst, Gas and Power Markets, Rystad Energy
·         Overview of FLNG order books, schedules and projects status
·         Nearshore vs. deepwater opportunities: Where will the next wave of projects occur?
·         Comparing FLNG industry developments with FPSO: What will it take for FLNG to be adopted on a wider-scale?

Xi Nan

Vice President Analyst, Gas and Power Markets
Rystad Energy

10:15 am - 10:25 am Speed Networking

10:25 am - 11:00 am Morning coffee & networking break

11:00 am - 11:40 am KEYNOTE: Evaluating the Use of FLNG to Expedite Leviathan Gas Field Development and Exports Plan in Offshore Israel

Yossi Abu - CEO & President, Delek Driling
·         Leviathan field development and FLNG project updates
·         Why FLNG? Recounting key investment drivers and considerations in technology considerations
·         Anticipated project schedules, milestones to-date and the next steps

Yossi Abu

CEO & President
Delek Driling

11:40 am - 12:20 pm FLNG: What Objectives? What Solutions?

Lorenzo DISARO - FLNG Business Development Manager, TechnipFMC


Lorenzo DISARO

FLNG Business Development Manager

12:20 pm - 12:50 pm Financing FLNGs: What Makes it ‘Bankable’?

Scott Neilson - Partner, Allen & Overy
·         Reviewing key FLNG investment concerns and considerations
·         Developing optimal financing models and structures
·         Breaking down ‘must-have’ criteria and discussion of where FLNG projects have ‘failed’


Scott Neilson

Allen & Overy

12:50 pm - 2:00 pm Networking Lunch

·         Reviewing the true costs of developing an FLNG project from conceptualising through to operations: How does it compare with onshore liquefaction facilities? 
·         Assessing project development options: New builds vs. conversions and BOT vs. BOOT vs. Lease-Operate
·         Delving into specific finance, legal and project challenges and risks
•    Enhancing pre-FEED  and FEED to engineer around technical challenges
•    How can risk analyses be made more comprehensive?

Dorian Delteil

Head of Oil and Gas
DBS Bank


Andrew Duncan

Principal Advisor
Gaffney & Cline


Shiv Sivarajah

Director, Energy & Resources Coverage Asia & Oceania
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG)


Johan Nalliah

First Vice President, Global Structured Finance, Investment Banking Dept., Asia
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC)

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm Building Re-Deployable and Cost-Competitive Floating LNGs

Luc Pescio - Managing Director, Ocean Dynamics
·         Distinct considerations on relocating FLNGs to different gas fields, varied gas composition and liquefaction requirements 
·         Strategies on balancing project-specific commercial and technical parameters whilst ensuring reliable FLNG performance and redeployment
·         Lowering FLNG CAPEX and achieving cost competitiveness with redeployment

Luc Pescio

Managing Director
Ocean Dynamics

3:20 pm - 3:50 pm Afternoon Refreshment Break

3:50 pm - 4:30 pm Achieving Low cost LNG with FLNG – Differentiators and Lessons Learnt

Tom Haylock - Business Development Manager, Aragon
·         How much onshore liquefaction experience can we leverage?
·         LNG technology selection and design configurations – how does this impact project cost and complexity?
·         How do offshore, nearshore or at-shore applications affect the optimal solution?

Tom Haylock

Business Development Manager

4:30 pm - 5:10 pm The Redeployment and Commissioning of Tango FLNG

Jonathan Raes - Managing Director Infrastructure, Exmar
  • Analysing the (re)deployment of Tango FLNG
  • The keys to smooth and successful commissioning
  • The daily operations on a nearshore FLNG

Jonathan Raes

Managing Director Infrastructure

5:10 pm - 5:40 pm Closing address