20 - 21 November, 2019 | Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa, Singapore

Main Conference Day 1 - 20 November 2019

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

8:50 am - 9:00 am Opening Address

9:00 am - 9:30 am Evaluating Asia’s Demand for LNG in the Global Energy Mix

  • 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? 

9:30 am - 10:00 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

10:00 am - 10:10 am Speed Networking

10:10 am - 10:40 am Morning coffee & networking break

10:40 am - 11:25 am 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

11:20 am - 11:50 am 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

11:50 am - 12:35 pm PANEL: Structuring Commercially-Viable FLNG Projects

Dorian Delteil - Head of Oil and Gas, DBS Bank
Andrew Duncan - Principal Advisor, Gaffney & Cline
·         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

12:35 pm - 1:35 pm Networking Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:10 pm Developing Standardised Small-Scale FLNGs to Monetise Stranded Gas Resources

Daein Cha - Managing Director, Transborders Energy
  • Reviewing the economics and value proposition of utilising small-scale FLNGs to develop offshore gas resources
  • Exploring innovative FLNG financing and commercial agreements between LNG buyer and resource owner
  • Accelerating FLNG project development lifecycle through standardisation: Where and how? 

Daein Cha

Managing Director
Transborders Energy

2:10 pm - 2:50 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

2:50 pm - 3:30 pm Lessons Learnt from FLNG Projects in Commercial Operations

Recapping FLNG milestones from FEED through to project execution  an d operations
  • What are the major challenges and milestones on developing offshore liquefaction projects?
  • Now what? Effective strategies on maximising FLNG operational excellence and offshore safety

4:00 pm - 4:40 pm Driving FLNG Forward: Market Realities & Necessary Adaptations

·         Advancing FLNG in the current economic and energy climate
·         Increasing FLNG viability in monetising offshore gas reserves: Will redeployment be a game-changer?
·         How to drive greater collaboration across the FLNG value chain for on-time and on-budget delivery

4:40 pm - 5:25 pm Investigating Upcoming Market Hotspots for Further Technology Commercialisation

·         Making the case for developing FLNG projects under current LNG market conditions
·         Analysing emerging FLNG market hotspots in Africa, Americas and Asia-Pacific
·         Small-scale versus mid-scale versus large-scale vessels:: How to maximise project viability and streamline project execution?

5:25 pm - 5:40 pm Closing address