18 - 21 June, 2019
Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa, Singapore

Agenda Day 1

8:00 am - 9:00 am Morning Refreshment & Registration

9:00 am - 9:10 am Opening Remarks from Chairperson

Market Outlook: Uncovering Opportunities in the LNG Market

9:10 am - 9:40 am 384-Million Tonnes of Global LNG Demand – Identifying Hotspots and Market Opportunities

Edi Saputra - LNG and Natural Gas Consulting, Poten & Partners
  • Reviewing the changing dynamics between global importers and exporters of LNG
  • Understanding how the industry has responded to low prices and weaker growth in key markets
  • Analysing potential FSRU markets in Australia, China, India, Middle East and Pakistan
  • Examining the dynamic market shifts in FSRU demand from emerging to mature gas markets

Edi Saputra

LNG and Natural Gas Consulting
Poten & Partners

9:40 am - 10:10 am Mapping FSRU Demand with LNG Import Demand, Energy Mix and Structural Infrastructure

Parth Jindal - Managing Director, Höegh LNG Asia Pte.Ltd
  • Understanding the relations between LNG demand, structural infrastructure and a country’s import strategy
  • Highlighting the importance of necessary structural infrastructure to facilitate FSRU projects
  • Analysing potential new FSRU markets in Asia and how it will affect existing and future LNG supply and demand and prices

Parth Jindal

Managing Director
Höegh LNG Asia Pte.Ltd

10:10 am - 10:30 am Speed Networking Session

10:30 am - 11:00 am Morning Tea & Networking Break

Facilitating Robust FSRU Growth

11:00 am - 11:30 am Leveraging on Cost Effective Mooring and Gas Transfer Systems for Shallow Water FSRUs

Patrick Yap - Regional Business Development Manager, NOV Completions & Production Solutions

Patrick Yap

Regional Business Development Manager
NOV Completions & Production Solutions

  • Navigating demand uncertainty through the integration of FSRUs with gas-to-power projects
  • Assessing the risks involved in tying FSRUs to power plants
  • Forming consortiums with stakeholders along the LNG value chain for successful gas-to-power projects
  • Exploring alternative strategies to facilitate robust FSRU growth 

Khalid Rahman

Chief Executive Officer
Sui Southern Gas Company


Parth Jindal

Managing Director
Höegh LNG Asia Pte.Ltd


Shinsuke Umada

General Manager, FSRU & LNG Solutions
MOL (Asia Oceania)

12:20 pm - 1:20 pm Lunch & Networking Break

Plenary Roundtable Discussion (3 rotations @ 40-minutes each)

Financing & Contracting

1:20 pm - 3:20 pm Exploring Alternative FSRU Contracting Models

Financing & Contracting

1:20 pm - 3:20 pm Understanding Existing FSRU Chartering Contracts and Its Impact on Vessel Availability


1:20 pm - 3:20 pm Evaluating FSRU Project Opportunities in Australia


1:20 pm - 3:20 pm Venturing to the European Seas for FSRU Projects

Construction & Build

1:20 pm - 3:20 pm Assessing Latest Technology and Innovation in FSRU Construction

Construction & Build

1:20 pm - 3:20 pm A Shipyard’s Perspective on FSRU Build

3:20 pm - 3:50 pm Afternoon Tea & Networking Break

FSRU Contracting & Financing Models

3:50 pm - 4:20 pm Choosing the Optimal Contracting and Procurement Model for your FSRU Project

Filippos Moschonas - Commercial FSRU Expert, Commercial FSRU Expert
  • Reviewing the changing leasing landscape in the FSRU market 
  • Matching the pros and cons of different FSRU chartering models with key project and field requirements
  • Exploring FSRU contract mechanisms and their effect on project bankability

Filippos Moschonas

Commercial FSRU Expert
Commercial FSRU Expert

  • Assessing the investment appetite for FSRU projects in the changing LNG market
  • Discussing new and innovative strategies to make your project “bankable”
  • Understanding the risks each FSRU project stakeholder is prepared to take and knowing how it all links to FSRU project bankability

Shiv Sivarajah

Director of Natural Resources
ING Bank Asia


Geir Bakkelund

Head of Shipping & Asset Finance Asia, Corporate Finance
National Australia Bank Limited


Dorian Delteil

Head of Oil and Gas
DBS Bank

5:00 pm - 5:00 pm Chairman’s Closing Summary and End of Congress Day One