The Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference, APPEC, is back for its 37th year!



The 37th Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference (APPEC 2021) will be taking place from September 27-29. The event will feature hybrid conference elements to allow those near and far to participate in the APPEC experience - onsite at Marina Bay Sands Singapore, online globally, and on-demand. 
 
It is our pleasure to be hosting guests physically in Singapore and virtually for those around the world! 
 
<<Download the full agenda and speaker lineup here>>
 
Focus areas at APPEC 2021: 
- Where are we in the post-pandemic cycle?
- How will the new energy era evolve?
- Energy Transition is at the forefront in the market, but how will the transformation progress and develop?
- Key sessions will focus on macroeconomic and geopolitics issues, oil across the barrel and through the supply chain, shipping, technology, and finance. 
 
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Platts APPEC has been the cornerstone of the energy industry for 37 years, attracting hundreds of petroleum, gas, petrochemical, trading, technology, and financial executives, as well as senior government officials, from across the globe. As per previous years, Platts APPEC is chiefly a social and educational event - featuring cutting-edge content, a stellar line-up of speakers, roundtables, interviews, and numerous networking opportunities. This event includes media guests who will attend the presentations and may reach out to the individual speakers to connect. 
 

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Agenda

Join us for the 37th annual Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference filled with critical content, thought leadership, and deep coverage on vital updates with leading companies, and speakers! What's more, you get to network extensively with all speakers and delegates, ask burning questions, visit exhibition booths, and many more through this immersive hybrid event. 

Download the full agenda here


CEO Conversation Series
Monday, September 27, 2021
  • Industry collaboration for energy transition
    Chris Midgley, Global Head of Analytics,
    S&P Global Platts
    Lorenzo Simonelli, President & CEO,
    Baker Hughes
  • CEO Conversation
    Dave Ernsberger, Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight,
    S&P Global Platts
    Eugene Leong, President, bp Singapore, and CEO, bp trading & shipping Asia-Pacific & Middle East,
    bp trading and shipping eastern hemisphere
  • Towards a sustainable energy future in Latin America
    Dave Ernsberger, Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight,
    S&P Global Platts
    Felipe Bayón, President,
    Ecopetrol
  • State of the oil and gas industry
    Chris Midgley, Global Head of Analytics,
    S&P Global Platts
    Greg Hill, President and Chief Operating Officer,
    Hess Corporation
  •  Navigating the waves of energy transition
    Saugata Saha, President,
    S&P Global Platts
    S M Vaidya, Chairman & CEO,
    IndianOil
  • Resilience and Recovery in times of uncertainty  
    Chris Midgley, Global Head of Analytics,
    S&P Global Platts
    Dr. Alois Virag, CEO,
    Nayara Energy
  • Accelerating the industry’s response to climate change
    Mriganka Jaipuriyar, Head of News – Asia,
    S&P Global Platts
    Dr Pratima Rangaranjan, CEO,
    OGCI Climate Investments
  • Captive sales channel as a success factor for an integrated business model 
    Beth Evans, Global Director of News,
    S&P Global Platts
    Elena Skvortsova, Executive Officer, OMV, responsible for Marketing & Trading,
    OMV Aktiengesellschaft
  • How the sophistication and democratization of financial oil markets has created a field of untapped data that will change how oil markets are analyzed
    Dave Ernsberger, Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight,
    S&P Global Platts
    Greg Newman, CEO,
    Onyx Capital Group
    • Special Address
      Speaker TBA

      TBC

    • CEO Conversation
      Saugata Saha, President,
      S&P Global Platts
      Alan Heng, Interim Group CEO,
      Pavilion Energy
    • Pivoting to Capture Opportunities in an Accelerated Energy Transition
      Arif Mahmood, Executive Vice President & CEO Downstream,
      PETRONAS
      Speaker TBC

    • CEO Conversation
      Alice Niu, Head of Content - China,
      S&P Global Platts
      Speaker TBC, TBC,
      TBC
    • Charting challenges and change in the energy sector
      Dave Ernsberger, Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight,
      S&P Global Platts
      Russell Hardy, Chief Executive Officer,
      Vitol
    • Importance of price discovery and liquidity in Voluntary Carbon Markets
      Beth Evans, Global Director of News,
      S&P Global Platts
      Eddie Listorti, CEO,
      Viridios Capital
    • Leading through the Energy Transition; what are the challenges
      Beth Evans, Global Director of News,
      S&P Global Platts
      Peter Coleman, ex-CEO,
      Woodside Petroleum
    • Exclusive: An analysis of OPEC+
      Herman Wang, Senior Writer,
      S&P Global Platts
      H.E Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources,
      Government of Nigeria

    APPEC In-Person – Day 1 to 3 Agenda
    Monday to Wednesday, September 27-29, 2021
    Monday, September 27, 2021
    • 10:30 amCrude Workshop: Update on key benchmarks: Brent and Dubai
    • 12:00 pmAPPEC 2021 Welcome lunch
    • 01:00 pm Welcome Address
      Saugata Saha, President, S&P Global Platts
    • 01:15 pm Special Address
      Government of Singapore
    • SESSION 1: Where are we in the post-pandemic cycle?
    • 01:30 pm Fireside chat: Keynote
      Saugata Saha, President, S&P Global Platts
      Carol Howle, EVP Trading & Shipping, bp
    • 02:00 pm Panel discussion: Decoding structural changes in commodity markets: what does the new normal look like?
      Panelists:
      Eirik Waerness, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, Equinor
      Harry Tchilinguirian, Director Oil Market Analytics and Research, TOTSA TotalEnergies Trading SA
      Saad Rahim,
      Chief Economist, Trafigura
      Giovanni Serio,
      Head of Research, Vitol
      Moderated by:
      Joel Hanley,
      Senior Director - Oil, S&P Global Platts
    • 03:00 pm Code Red – the Energy Industry Challenge
      Chris Midgley, Global Head of Analytics, S&P Global Platts
    • 03:30 pm Mid-afternoon break
    Understanding crude supply in a new energy era

    • 04:00 pm Energy Transition – the reality of the path forward and implications for US oil and gas
      Ben Luckock, Co-Head of Oil Trading, Trafigura
    • 04:30 pm Keynote interview: Russia: the swing supplier for Asia
      Rosemary Griffin, Managing Editor, Russian Commodities and Energy News, S&P Global Platts
      Denis Derushkin,
      Head of Center for Energy Research at Center for Energy Research, Ministry of Energy of Russia. Federation
    • 05:00 pm Panel discussion: The future of crude
      Panelists:
      D V Mamadapur, Executive Director, International Trade, BPCL
      Molly Morris,
      Senior Vice President, Products, and LiquidsEquinor
      Pedro Manrique,
      Commercial and Marketing Vice President, Ecopetrol
      Mike Muller,
      Head of Asia, Vitol
      Moderated by:
      Vera Blei, 
      Global Director, Oil & LNG Markets, S&P Global Platts
    • 05:50 pm Closing remarks
      Calvin Lee, Head of content – Asia, S&P Global Platts
    • 06:00 pm APPEC 2021 celebration
    Tuesday, September 28, 2021
    SESSION 2: Recovery post-COVID: Reviving refining

      • 09:50 am Welcome address
        Ching Ong, Vice President, Commercial – APAC, S&P Global Platts
      • 10:00 am Panel discussion: Mega project challenges: the roadmap to recovery
        Panelists:
        Dr. Debash Patra, Executive Director, Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd.
        Mitsuyasu (Mitch) Kawaguchi, General Manager of Crude Oil and Tanker, COSMO Oil
        Sergey Denisov,
        Chief Development Officer, Nayara Energy
        Petri Jokinen,
        Director, Neste Singapore Expansion Project
        Moderated by:
        Dr Kang Wu, 
        Head of Global Demand and Asia Analytics, S&P Global Platts
      • 10:45 am How much is demand fueling the new normal?
        Dr Kang Wu, Head of Global Demand and Asia Analytics, S&P Global Platts
      • 11:10 am Sustainability: how will the refining industry unfold?
        Ashutosh Deshpande, Integrated Supply & Trading, Essar Oil
      • 11:35 am Refiners and energy transition: solving what matters for a moving world
        David Binnie, General Manager, Supply, Z Energy
      • 12:00 pm Mid-morning break
      • Petrochemicals: flowing to an integrated future
      • 12:30 pm Keynote: Driving the sustainable agenda: trader's viewpoint
        Interviewer:
        Surabhi SahuSenior Editor, Petroleum News S&P Global Platts
        Interviewee:
        Ganesh Gopalakrishnan, Global Head, Petrochemicals Trading, TotalEnergies
    • 12:55 pm Panel discussion: Crude to chemicals: transforming the processing industry
      Panelists:
      Mathew George, General Manager (Corporate Planning), Indian Oil Corp
      Promporn Sinsoke, VP – Petrochemical Marketing Business, IRPC
      Andreas Schwingshackl,
      Senior Vice President Supply & Optimization, OMV Downstream GmbH
      Rajesh Rawat,
      Senior Vice President, Head Cracker Business, Reliance Industries
      Moderated by:
      Vanessa Ronsisvalle, 
      Editorial Content Director, Petrochemicals Asia, S&P Global Platts
    • 01:30 pm Closing remarks

    • 01:35 pm APPEC lunch break
    SESSION 3: Revitalizing the industry: future fuels and energy transition

    • 02:20 pm Welcome address Cheryl Chen, Director, Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability, Asia Pacific S&P Global Platts
    • 02:30 pm From all-time lows to all-time highs, what does the recent volatility in JKM prices mean and what can we expect in the years ahead?
      Jeff Moore, Asian LNG Analytics, S&P Global Platts
    • 02:55 pm Panel discussion: LNG's role in energy transition: what does it mean for benchmark development and long-term contracts?
      Panelists:
      Dr. Andrew Walker, Vice President, LNG Strategy and Communication, Cheniere
      Sarah Bairstow, Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), Mexico Pacific Limited
      Yuriy Eroshin,
      Commercial Director for LNG and Gas Overseas TradingNOVATEK
      Denis Bonhomme,
      Vice President - LNG, TotalEnergies China
      Sid Bambawale,
      LNG Trading Manager, Vitol
      Moderated by:
      Kenneth Foo, 
      Managing Editor – LNG, S&P Global Platts
    • 03:35 pm What role can the oil industry play in achieving net-zero?
      Mriganka Jaipuriyar, Head of News – Asia, S&P Global Platts
      Alan Haywood, SVP, environmental, social and governance, bp
    • 04:00 pm Mid-afternoon break
    • 04:30 pm Equinor and energy transition
      Magne Hovden, Vice President, Equinor
    • 04:55 pm The energy transition – challenges and opportunities
      Morten Bo Christiansen, Vice President, Head of Decarbonisation, A.P. Moller-Maersk
    • 05:20 pm Panel discussion: energy transition: the great debate
      Panelists:
      Luca Maria Rossi, Vice President, new Frontiers
      Harry Ubhi,
      Head of Origination and Business Development (Asia Pacific)Eni Trade & Biofuels
      Ashutosh Deshpande, Integrated Supply & Trading, Essar Oil
      John Cooper,
      Director General, Fuels Europe
      Moderated by:
      Jonty Rushforth, 
      Senior Director, Markets Group and Energy Transition, S&P Global Platts
    • 06:00 pm Closing remarksCheryl Chen, Director, Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability, Asia Pacific S&P Global Platts
    Wednesday, September 29, 2021
    SESSION 4: Environmental regulations and decarbonization of the shipping industry

    • 09:50 am Welcome address
      Hernan Mazzella, Vice President, Global Majors, S&P Global Platts
    • 10:00 am Seaborne shipping and global oil trading in a post-COVID cycle?
      Peter Sand, Chief Shipping Analyst, BIMCO
    • 10:30 am Marine fuels for the future moving from decades of homogeneity to a heterogeneous future
      Rashpal Bhatti, Vice President, Maritime and Supply Chain Excellence, BHP
    • 11:00 am Mid-morning break
    • 11:30 am How will environmental regulations such as Energy Efficiency Existing Ship Index (EEXI) and Carbon Intensity Indicator (CII) change the face of shipping?
      Sanjay Verma, Director – Decarbonisation Solutions Asia, Wartsila Marine Power
    • 12:00 pm Panel discussion: The transformation of marine fuels: decarbonization
      Panelists:
      Anoop Singh, Head of Tanker Research, Braemar ACM Shipbroking
      Carlos Torres, Head of physical supply, Bunker Holding
      Harry Ubhi,
      Head of Origination and Business Development (Asia Pacific)Eni Trade & Biofuels
      Timothy Cosulich, CEO Marine FuelFratelli Cosulich
      Mohd Rafe Bin Mohamed Ramli,
      Global Head; LNG Bunkering, PETRONAS Marine
      Rasmus Bach Nielsen, Global Head of Fuel Decarbonization, Trafigura
      Moderated by:
      Peter Norfolk, Director Global Freight, S&P Global Platts
    • 01:00 pm Panel discussion: Order book 2022: what does the industry need to do to deliver energy transition?
      Panelists:
      Court Smith, Business Development Team Leader, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)
      Capt. Rajalingam Subramaniam, President & CEO, AET
      Vivek Sharma, Senior Director, Energy & Natural Resources, CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory
      Gihan Ismail, Director-Shareholder, Marine Capital Limited
      Moderated by:
      Pradeep Rajan, Senior Managing Editor, S&P Global Platts
    • 01:45 pm APPEC Concludes
      Dave Ernsberger, Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight, S&P Global Platts
    APPEC Online– Day 1 to 3 Agenda
    Monday to Wednesday, September 27-29, 2021
    Monday, September 27, 2021
    • 01:00 pm Welcome Address
      Saugata Saha, President, S&P Global Platts
    • 01:15 pm Special Address
      Government of Singapore
    • SESSION 1: Where are we in the post-pandemic cycle?
    • 01:30 pm Fireside chat: Keynote
      Saugata Saha, President, S&P Global Platts
      Carol Howle, EVP Trading & Shipping, bp
    • 02:00 pm Panel discussion: Decoding structural changes in commodity markets: what does the new normal look like?
      Panelists:
      Eirik Waerness, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, Equinor
      Harry Tchilinguirian, Director Oil Market Analytics and Research, TOTSA TotalEnergies Trading SA
      Saad Rahim,
      Chief Economist, Trafigura
      Giovanni Serio,
      Head of Research, Vitol
      Moderated by:
      Joel Hanley, 
      Senior Director - Oil, S&P Global Platts
    • 03:00 pm Code Red – the Energy Industry Challenge
      Chris Midgley, Global Head of Analytics, S&P Global Platts
    • 03:30 pm Ask Platts about crude markets
      Dave Ernsberger, Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight, S&P Global Platts
      Chris Midgley, Global Head of Analytics, S&P Global Platts
    • 03:45 pm Watch APPEC On Demand content
    Understanding crude supply in a new energy era

    • 04:00 pm Watch APPEC On Demand content
    • 05:00 pm Panel discussion: The future of crude
      Panelists:
      D V Mamadapur, Executive Director, International Trade, BPCL
      Molly Morris,
      Senior Vice President, Products, and LiquidsEquinor
      Pedro Manrique,
      Commercial and Marketing Vice President, Ecopetrol
      Mike Muller,
      Head of Asia, Vitol
      Moderated by:
      Vera Blei, 
      Global Director, Oil & LNG Markets, S&P Global Platts
    • 05:50 pm Watch APPEC On Demand content
    Tuesday, September 28, 2021
    SESSION 2: Recovery post-COVID: Reviving refining

      • 10:00 am Panel discussion: Mega project challenges: the roadmap to recovery
        Panelists:
        Dr. Debash Patra, Executive Director, Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd.
        Mitsuyasu (Mitch) Kawaguchi, General Manager of Crude Oil and Tanker, COSMO Oil
        Sergey Denisov,
        Chief Development Officer, Nayara Energy
        Petri Jokinen,
        Director, Neste Singapore Expansion Project
        Moderated by:
        Dr Kang Wu,
        Head of Global Demand and Asia Analytics, S&P Global Platts
      • 10:45 am How much is demand fueling the new normal?
        Dr Kang Wu, Head of Global Demand and Asia Analytics, S&P Global Platts
      • 11:10 am Sustainability: how will the refining industry unfold?
        Ashutosh Deshpande, Integrated Supply & Trading, Essar Oil
      • 11:35 am Watch APPEC On Demand content
      • 12:15 pm Ask Platts about the refining industry
        Dave Ernsberger, Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight, S&P Global Platts
        Chris Midgley, Global Head of Analytics, S&P Global Platts
      • Petrochemicals: flowing to an integrated future
      • 12:30 pm Keynote: Driving the sustainable agenda: trader's viewpoint

        Interviewer:
        Surabhi SahuSenior Editor, Petroleum News S&P Global Platts
        Interviewee:
        Ganesh Gopalakrishnan, Global Head, Petrochemicals TradingTotalEnergies
        • 12:55 pm Panel discussion: Crude to chemicals: transforming the processing industry
          Panelists:
          Mathew George, General Manager (Corporate Planning), Indian Oil Corp
          Promporn Sinsoke, VP – Petrochemical Marketing Business, IRPC
          Andreas Schwingshackl,
          Senior Vice President Supply & Optimization, OMV Downstream GmbH
          Rajesh Rawat,
          Senior Vice President, Head Cracker Business, Reliance Industries
          Moderated by:
          Vanessa Ronsisvalle, 
          Editorial Content Director, Petrochemicals Asia, S&P Global Platts
        • 01:30 pm Watch APPEC On Demand content
    SESSION 3: Revitalizing the industry: future fuels and energy transition

    • 02:30 pm From all-time lows to all-time highs, what does the recent volatility in JKM prices mean and what can we expect in the years ahead?
      Jeff Moore, Asian LNG Analytics, S&P Global Platts
    • 02:55 pm Panel discussion: LNG's role in energy transition: what does it mean for benchmark development and long-term contracts?
      Panelists:
      Andrew Walker, Vice President, LNG Strategy and Communication, Cheniere
      Sarah Bairstow, Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), Mexico Pacific Limited
      Yuriy Eroshin,
      Commercial Director for LNG and Gas Overseas TradingNOVATEK
      Denis Bonhomme,
      Vice President - LNG, TotalEnergies China
      Sid Bambawale,
      LNG Trading Manager, Vitol
      Moderated by:
      Kenneth Foo, 
      Managing Editor – LNG, S&P Global Platts
    • 03:35 pm Online exclusive: Ask Platts about energy transition
      Dave Ernsberger, Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight, S&P Global Platts
      Chris Midgley, Global Head of Analytics, S&P Global Platts
    • 04:00 pm Online exclusive: The 2° Challenge 
    • 04:30 pm Equinor and energy transition
      Magne Hovden, Vice President, Equinor
    • 04:55 pm The energy transition – challenges and opportunities
      Morten Bo Christiansen, Vice President, Head of Decarbonisation, A.P. Moller-Maersk
    • 05:20 pm Panel discussion: energy transition: the great debate
      Panelists:
      Representative to be confirmed, TBCBaker Hughes
      Harry Ubhi,
      Head of Origination and Business Development (Asia Pacific)Eni Trade & Biofuels
      Ashutosh Deshpande,
      Integrated Supply & TradingEssar Oil
      John Cooper,
      Director General, Fuels Europe
    • 06:00 pm Closing remarks Cheryl Chen, Director, Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability, Asia Pacific S&P Global Platts
    Wednesday, September 29, 2021
    SESSION 4: Environmental regulations and decarbonization of the shipping industry

    • 10:00 am Seaborne shipping and global oil trading in a post-COVID cycle?
      Peter Sand, Chief Shipping Analyst, BIMCO
    • 10:30 am Marine fuels for the future moving from decades of homogeneity to a heterogeneous future
      Rashpal Bhatti, Vice President, Maritime and Supply Chain Excellence, BHP
    • 11:00 am Online exclusive: Ask Platts about shipping markets
      Jennifer van Dinter, Head of Integrated Analytics, S&P Global Platts
    • 12:00 pm Panel discussion: The transformation of marine fuels: decarbonization
      Panelists:
      Anoop Singh, Head of Tanker Research, Braemar ACM Shipbroking
      Carlos Torres, Head of physical supply, Bunker Holding
      Harry Ubhi,
      Head of Origination and Business Development (Asia Pacific)Eni Trade & Biofuels
      Timothy Cosulich,
      CEO Marine FuelFratelli Cosulich
      Mohd Rafe Bin Mohamed Ramli,
       PETRONAS Marine
      Rasmus Bach Nielsen, Global Head of Fuel Decarbonization, Trafigura
      Moderated by:
      Peter Norfolk, Director Global Freight, S&P Global Platts
    • 01:00 pm Panel discussion: Order book 2022: what does the industry need to do to deliver energy transition?
      Panelists:
      Court Smith, Business Development Team Leader, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)
      Capt. Rajalingam Subramaniam, President & CEO, AET
      Vivek Sharma, Senior Director, Energy & Natural Resources, CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory
      Gihan Ismail, Director-Shareholder, Marine Capital Limited
      Moderated by:
      Pradeep Rajan, Senior Managing Editor, S&P Global Platts
    • 01:45 pm APPEC Concludes
      Dave Ernsberger, Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight, S&P Global Platts
    APPEC On-Demand– Day 1 to 3 Agenda
    Monday to Wednesday, September 27-29, 2021
    Monday, September 27, 2021
    SESSION 1: Where are we in the post-pandemic cycle?

    • 02:30 pm Supplying Asia with crude during the pandemic and beyond
      Simon James, Vice President for Crude Trading, Equinor
      Impact of carbon intensity and offset pricing in crude markets
      Arsalan Syed, Low Carbon Oil Pricing Analyst, S&P Global Platts
      Andrew Cooper, Low Carbon Market Analyst, S&P Global Platts
      How has Asia Crude Demand Recovered from Covid-19?
      Yaw Yan Chong, Director, Oil Research & Forecasts, Refinitiv
      Are we shifting to de-globalization?
      Andrea Pescatori, Chief of Commodities, International Monetary fund (IMF)
      Powering the energy industry: People and benefit trends for 2021 and beyond
      Jonathan James, Head of Sales, Strategy & Distribution, Aetna
      The shifting pattern of the oil and gas job market
      Euan Kenworthy, Managing Director, Board Practice & Industrial/Natural Resources Sector, Russell Reynolds Associates
      Panel discussion: The challenges for developing countries: energy scarcity to energy security
      Panelists:
      Beni Suryadi, Manager, Power, Fossil Fuel, Alternative Energy and Storage, ASEAN Centre for Energy
      Antoine Halff, Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University
      Ali Nazar Faeq Al-Shatari,
      Deputy Director General for Crude Oil and Gas Affairs, SOMO, Ministry of Oil, Federal Government of Iraq
      Moderated by:
      Jon Nonis, 
      Associate Editorial Director, S&P Global Platts
    • 05:50 pm — Energy Transition – the reality of the path forward and implications for US oil and gas
      Ben Luckock, Co-Head of Oil Trading, Trafigura
      Russia: the swing suppler for Asia
      Saudi Arabia's oil vision
    Tuesday, September 28, 2021
    SESSION 2: Recovery post-COVID: Reviving refining

    • 10:00 am — China's economic outlook and oil market trends
      Amelia, Xiao Fu, Head of Commodity Markets Strategy, BOCI Global Commodities
      —The coming new age of the refining and petrochemical industry
      Venkatesh Pai,
      Lead Commercial Strategy, OQ
      —Petrochemical and refining integration: the integrated business model
      Michael Spitzbart,
      Senior Vice President Crude Supply & Trading, OMV Downstream GmbH
      —Innovative disruption: technology for optimizing the downstream
      Ran Sharon,
      President & CEO, Clariter Group
      —Harnessing tech to boost trade and transparency: the future of digital solutions
      Etienne Amic,
      CEO, VAKT
      —Panel discussion: Is the industry ready for a technological revolution?
      Panelists:
      Ahmed Ibrahim,
      Vice President, BHC3, Asia-Pacific
      Ran Sharon,
      President & CEOClariter Group
      Hsien-Hui Tong,
      Executive Director, InvestmentsSGInnovate
      Etienne Amic,
      CEO, VAKT
      Marcelo Labre,
      CEO, ViridiosAI
      Moderated by:
      James Rilett, 
      Senior Director, Innovation and Digital Strategy, S&P Global Platts
    • 12:55 pm — Refiners and energy transition: solving what matters for a moving world
      David Binnie, General Manager, Supply, Z Energy
    SESSION 3: Revitalizing the industry: future fuels and energy transition

    • 02:30 pm — Role of new energies in South Asia for meeting CoP commitments
      Vivek Sharma, Senior Director, Energy & Natural Resources, CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory
      — Moving to green: Biofuels
      Andrea Martelli,
      Head of Biofuels Trading, Supply & Sustainability, Eni SpA
      — Carbon Credits - Greenwashing or an effective mechanism to reach Paris Target Agreement?
      Susanna Hasenoehrl

      — Advanced biofuels: opportunities and challenges refining
      John Cooper,
      Director General, Fuels Europe
      — Electrification in energy transition
      Antonio Volpin,
      Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company
      — Importance of price discovery in Voluntary Carbon Markets to embrace inclusive & diverse participation, liquidity & transparency
      Andrew Glass,
      Head of Sales and Partnerships, Viridios AI
      — Panel discussion: the consequences of ESG led investing: will energy continue to be affordable?
      Panelists:
      Edward Winter, Managing Director, Global Energy & Power Infrastructure Funds,  Blackrock
      Christian Deiss,
      Managing Director Co-Head of Industrials, Energy and Infrastructure, APAC,  Credit Suisse
      Dr Leila Benali,
      Chief Economist, International Energy Forum (IEF)
      John Moon,
      Managing Director, Morgan Stanley and Head , Morgan Stanley Energy Partners (MSEP)
      Moderated by:
      Bertrand Jabouley, 
      Head of Sustainable Finance APAC, S&P Global Ratings
    • 06:00 pm — What role can the oil industry play in achieving net-zero?
      Mriganka Jaipuriyar, Head of News – Asia, S&P Global Platts
      Alan Haywood, SVP, environmental, social and governance, bp
    Wednesday, September 29, 2021
    SESSION 4: Environmental regulations and decarbonization of the shipping industry

    • 10:00 am How do we fuel the green transition of shipping?
      Jacob Sterling, Senior Director, Head Decarbonization Innovation & Business Development, A.P. Moller-Maersk
      — Processing versus scrubbing: upgrading the bottom of the barrel
      Adrian Tolson,
      Director and Lead, BLUE Insight
      — Shipping emissions - data-driven decision-making, a key enabler of decarbonization
      Sarah Greenough,
      Head of Maritime Sustainability and Supply Chain Excellence, BHP
      — Destination zero: Signposts on the road to decarbonising shipping
      Unni Einemo,
      Director, International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA)
      — What’s happened post-IMO2020?
      Mohd Rafe Bin Mohamed Ramli, Global Head; LNG Bunkering PETRONAS Marine
      — How can the freight trading community capitalize on changes to environmental regulations?
      Peter Sand
      Chief Shipping Analyst, BIMCO
      — Marine fuels for the future moving from decades of homogeneity to a heterogeneous future
      Rashpal Bhatti,
      Vice President, Maritime and Supply Chain Excellence, BHP
      — How will environmental regulations such as Energy Efficiency Existing Ship Index (EEXI) and Carbon Intensity Indicator (CII) change the face of shipping?
    • 01:30 pm APPEC Concludes

    Confirmed Speakers at APPEC

    Court
    Court Smith
    Business Development Manager
    ADNOC
    Capt raja
    Capt Rajalingam Subramaniam
    President & CEO
    AET

    Jacob Sterling
    Senior Director, Head Decarbonization Innovation & Business Development
    A.P. Moller-Maersk
    Morten Bo Christiansan
    Vice President, Head of Decarbonisation
    A.P. Moller-Maersk
    Beni Suryadi
    Manager, Power, Fossil Fuel, Alternative Energy and Storage
    ASEAN Centre for Energy
    Grahim Gillies
    Vice President for Asia Pacific
    Baker Hughes

    Lorenzo
    Lorenzo Simonelli
    President & CEO
    Baker Hughes
    Debash
    Debash Patra
    Chief Manager
    Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd
    DV
    D V Mamadapur
    Executive Director, International Trade
    Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd
    Ahmed
    Ahmed Ibrahim
    Vice President
    BHC3, Asia-Pacific

    Rashpal
    Rashpal Bhatti
    Vice President Maritime and Supply Chain Excellence
    BHP
    Sarah Greenough
    Head of Maritime Sustainability and Supply Chain Excellence
    BHP, Singapore
    Peter Sand
    Chief Senior Analyst
    BIMCO
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    Edward Winter
    Managing Director, Global Energy & Power Infrastructure Funds
    Blackrock

    Xiao Fu
    Adrian Tolson
    Director and Lead
    BLUE Insight
    Amelia Xiao Fu
    Head of Commodity Markets Strategy
    BOCI Global Commodities

    Alan Haywood
    SVP, environmental, social and governance
    bp
    Eugene
    Carol Howle
    EVP trading and shipping
    bp

    Eugene Leong
    President, bp Singapore and CEO
    bp trading & shipping Asia-Pacific and Middle East
    Anoop Singh
    Head of Tanker research
    Braemar

    Antoine
    Carlos Gilberto Torres Padilla
    Head of Physical Supply
    Bunker Holding
    Andrew
    Antoine Halff
    Adjunct Senior Research Scholar Center on Global Energy Policy
    Columbia University

    Andrew Walker
    Vice President, LNG Strategy and Communication,
    Cheniere
    Mitch
    Ran Sharon
    Founder & CEO
    Clariter

    Mitsuyasu (Mitch) Kawaguchi
    General Manager of Crude Oil and Tanker,
    COSMO Oil
    Christian Deiss
    Head of Co-Industrials, Energy and Infrastructure, APAC
    Credit Suisse

    Vivek
    Vivek Sharma
    Senior Director, Energy & Natural Resources
    CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory

    Felipe
    Felipe Bayon
    President
    Ecopetrol
    Pedro
    Pedro Manrique
    Commercial and Marketing Vice President
    Ecopetrol
    Andrea
    Andrea Martelli
    Head of Biofuels Trading, Supply & Sustainability
    Eni
    Stefano Grasso
    Head of Trading for APAC
    Eni
    Harry Ubhi
    Origination and Business Development
    Eni Trade & Biofuels
    Eirik Waerness
    Senior Vice President and Chief Economist
    Equinor
    Magne Hovden
    Vice President
    Equinor

    Molly Morris
    Senior Vice President, Products, and Liquids
    Equinor
    Simon James
    Vice President for Crude Trading
    Equinor
    Ashutosh Deshpande
    Vice President & Head – Risk | Integrated Supply & Trading
    Essar Oil
    Timothy Cosulich
    CEO Marine Fuel
    Fratelli Cosulich
    John Cooper
    Director General
    Fuels Europe
    Greg Hill
    President and Chief Operating Officer
    Hess Corporation
    Joel Couse
    Special Advisor - Energy Markets and Security
    IEA
    Mathew George
    General Manager (Corporate Planning)
    Indian Oil Corp
    SM Vaidya
    Chairman
    IndianOil
    Unni Einemo
    Director
    International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA)

    Leila Benali
    Chief Economist
    International Energy Forum (IEF)
    Andrea Pescatori
    Chief of Commodities
    International Monetary Fund (IMF)
    Promporn Sinsoke
    VP – Petrochemical Marketing Business
    IRPC
    Savvas Manousos
    Head of Global Trading
    Maersk Oil Trading
    Gihan Ismail
    Director-Shareholder
    Marine Capital Limited
    Antonio Volpin
    Senior Partner
    McKinsey & Company

    Sarah Bairstow
    Chief Commercial Officer (CCO)
    Mexico Pacific Limited
    David Lazarus
    Managing Director
    Morgan Stanley
    John Moon
    Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Head
    Morgan Stanley Energy Partners
    Alois Virag
    CEO
    Nayara Energy
    Sergey Denisov
    Chief Development Officer
    Nayara Energy
    Petri Jokinen
    Director, Neste Singapore Expansion Project
    Neste
    Yuriy Eroshin
    Commercial Director for LNG and Gas Overseas Trading
    NOVATEK
    Dr Pratima Rangarajan
    CEO
    OGCI Climate Investments

    Venkatesh Pai
    Lead Commercial Strategy, OQ
    Oman Trading
    Andreas SchwingshacklSenior Vice President Supply & Optimization
    OMV Downstream GmbH
    Elena Skvortsova
    Executive Officer, OMV, responsible for Marketing & Trading
    OMV Downstream GmbH
    Michael Spitzbart
    Senior Vice President Crude Supply & Trading
    OMV Downstream GmbH

    Greg Newman
    CEO
    Onyx Capital Group
    Adi Imsirovic
    Senior Research
    Oxford Institute of Energy Studies
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    Alan Heng
    Interim Group CEO
    Pavilion Energy
    Chief Timipre Sylva
    Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Nigeria
    Petroleum Resources Federal Republic of Nigeria
    Arif Mahmood
    Executive Vice President & CEO Downstream
    PETRONAS
    Rafe Ramli
    Global Head, LNG Bunkering
    PETRONAS Marine

    Adhitya Nugraha
    Senior Economist
    PT Pertamina
    Yaw Yan Chong
    Director, Oil Research & Forecasts,
    Refinitiv
    Rajesh Rawat
    Vice President, Petrochemical Cracker Business
    Reliance Industries
    Euan Kenworthy
    Industrial/Natural Resources and Global Supply Chain Consultant
    Russell Reynolds Associates
    Hsien-Hui Tong
    Executive Director,Investment
    SGInnovate

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    Wang Fenghai
    CEO
    Shanghai Futures Exchange & Shanghai International Energy Exchange
    Hongming Zhang
    Managing Director, Energy Products Department
    Shanghai International Energy Exchange (INE)
    Ali Nazar Faeq Al-Shatari
    Deputy Director General and Director of Crude Oil, SOMO, Ministry of Oil
    Federal Government of Iraq
    Galid Lahdahda
    Managing Director, Global Industries Group, Energy and Natural Resources – Oil and Gas
    Standard Chartered Bank
    Denis Bonhomme
    Vice President – LNG, Total Energies China
    TotalEnergies
    Susanna Hasenoehrl,
    The Sustainability Speaker
    Ganesh Gopalakrishnan
    Global Head, Petrochemicals, TotalEnergies
    Harry Tchilinguirian
    Director Oil Market Analytics and Research
    TOTSA TotalEnergies Trading SA
    Ben Luckock
    Co-Head of Oil Trading
    Trafigura
    Rasmus Bach Nielsen
    Global Head of Fuel Decarbonization
    Trafigura
    Saad Rahim
    Chief Economist
    Trafigura
    Etienne Amic
    CEO
    VAKT
    Andrew Glass
    Head of Sales & Partnerships
    Viridios AI
    Eddie Listorti
    CEO, Viridios Capital Executive Chairman
    Viridios AI
    Marcelo Labre
    CEO
    Viridios AI
    Giovanni Serio
    Head of Research
    Vitol
    Mike Muller
    Head of Asia
    Vitol
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    TBC
    TBC
    Vitol
    Russell Hardy
    CEO
    Vitol
    Sanjay Verma
    Director - Decarbonisation Solutions Asia
    Wartsila Marine Power
    Peter Coleman
    CEO
    Woodside Petroleum
    David Binnie
    General Manager, Supply
    Z Energy




    Platts Speakers



    Alice Niu
    Head of Content - China
    S&P Global Platts
    Andrew Cooper
    Low Carbon Market Analyst
    S&P Global Platts
    Arsalan Syed
    Low Carbon Oil Pricing Analyst
    S&P Global Platts
    Beth Evans
    Global Director of News
    S&P Global Platts
    Bertrand
    Bertrand Jabouley
    Head of Sustainable Finance, Asia-Pacific
    S&P Global Platts Ratings
    Calvin
    Calvin Lee
    Head of Asia Content
    S&P Global Platts
    Cheryl
    Cheryl Chen,
    Director, Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability, Asia Pacific
    S&P Global Platts
    Ching
    Ching Ong
    Vice President, Asia Pacific
    S&P Global Platts

    Chris
    Chris Midgley
    Global Head of Analytics
    S&P Global Platts
    Dave
    Dave Ernsberger
    Global Head of Pricing and Market Insight
    S&P Global Platts
    Herman Wang
    Senior Writer
    S&P Global Platts

    Hernan Mazzella
    VP
    S&P Global Platts
    James Rilett
    Senior Director, Innovation and Digital Strategy
    S&P Global Platts
    Jeff
    Jeff Moore
    Asian LNG Analytics
    S&P Global Platts
    Joel
    Joel Hanley
    Editorial Director, European & African Oil
    S&P Global Platts
    Jonathan
    Jonathan Nonis
    Associate Editorial Director
    S&P Global Platts
    Jonty Rushforth
    Senior Director, Price Group
    S&P Global Platts
    JY Lim
    Advisor of Asia-Pacific Oil Markets
    S&P Global Platts
    Kang Wu
    Kang Wu
    Head of Global Demand and Asia Analytics
    S&P Global Platts
    Kenneth
    Kenneth Foo
    Managing Editor, APAC LNG
    S&P Global Platts
    Mriganka
    Mriganka Jaipuriyar
    Head of News – Asia
    S&P Global Platts
    Peter
    Peter Norfolk
    Editorial Director, Global Shipping & Freight
    S&P Global Platts
    Peter
    Pradeep Rajan
    Senior Managing Editor
    S&P Global Platts
    Saugata
    Saugata Saha
    President
    S&P Global Platts
    Surabhi
    Surabhi Sahu
    Senior Editor, Petroleum News
    S&P Global Platts
    Vanessa
    Vanessa Ronsisvalle
    Editorial Content Director, Petrochemicals Asia
    S&P Global Platts
    Vera
    Vera Blei
    Global Director of Oil Market
    S&P Global Platts






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    Position your business in expert company, distinct from your competitors. At S&P Global Platts 37th Asia Pacific Petroleum (APPEC 2021) each sponsor has the opportunity to showcase their product or service to industry-wide professionals. We provide an environment that encourages an honest and open dialogue among attendees. If you would like to lead the conversation as an event sponsor, contact us for more details on available packages: Sheryl Tan on +65 6216 1191 or [email protected].


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    your strengths, raise your company profile, and maximize your ROI as we bring key industry players and decision-makers to you. At the S&P Global Platts 37th Asia Pacific Petroleum (APPEC 2021), each sponsor has the opportunity to showcase their products and services, and distinguish themselves from the competition. We offer a full range of opportunities and packages, and can even tailor solutions to suit your needs.

    Contact us to start a conversation about your goals and how you can lead the pack as an event sponsor: Sheryl Tan, Commercial Partnerships Manager, at +65 6216 1191 or [email protected].

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    Media Partners

    Australia-centric and independent, on a quarterly basis, Petroleum Australia will provide breaking stories and industry updates from all around the world – essential intelligence that will fit the strategic needs of domestic and international companies with business interests in this region.

    Petroleum Australia’s features team identifies and tracks domestic and international projects, news, and innovative technologies, and provides insight and highlights from tender to production.

    PETROFINDER is the leading and young company that provides the most advanced online platform for real-time trading and auction solutions for international oil and gas industries and major physical markets. Services include:
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    4. Global Recruitment and Energy Expert Finding Services.

    For more information about PETROFINDER, please visit www.petrofinder.com
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    Upstream reports on the key oil and gas stories from across the globe. We deliver news on the key players and the latest opportunities in oil, LNG, and shale. Stay ahead of the pack with our round-the-clock news service and thought leadership from industry experts. Upstream is an award-winning global oil & gas news provider, offering a weekly edition available both digitally and in print, as well as an unparalleled round-the-clock digital news service.

    To find out more, visit www.upstreamonline.com

    Worldoils is a company that combines the power of marketing as well as the in-house expertise for the Oil, Gas, Offshore and Maritime industries. Worldoils' web portal www.worldoils.com has become a truly central platform for visitors who need information regarding oil and gas products and services, research, training, conferences, news, and events as well as a popular advertising base for providers of Oil, Gas, Marine and Offshore services. Worldoils has also launched the jobs system and a marketplace. In recent months, Worldoils has strengthened its position as a fast developing central place for buying and selling of land rigs, offshore rigs, barge rigs, and other oilfield and subsea equipment.

    To learn more, visit www.worldoils.com

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    Pricing

    The S&P Global Platts 37th Asia Pacific Petroleum (APPEC 2021) will take place in Marina Bay Sands Singapore and Online on September 27-29, 2021.


    Super Early Bird Rate*
    Register by June 11
    Early Bird Rate*
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    Conference
    $799
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    $1,199

    *Rates are in USD and not inclusive of local taxes or VAT


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    Onsite Venue: Marina Bay Sands Singapore

    • — if you have opted to attend physically, the onsite event is located at Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore Level 4
    • — Fully vaccinated* delegates can go directly to level 4 for their registrations and non fully vaccinated guests to proceed to level 3 for their ART test.
    • *An individual is considered fully vaccinated two weeks after he or she has received the full regimen of Pfizer-BioNTech/ Comirnaty, Moderna, or WHO EUL vaccines.

    Our commitment to your safety

    Cleaning & Hygiene

    • — We will undertake enhanced cleaning before and during our events, working with our venue partners to attain the highest standards of cleanliness.
    • — We will provide hand sanitizing stations, personal sanitizing materials, contactless registration, and encourage all participants to regularly wash and disinfect their hands.

    Physical Distancing

    • — We request participants avoid physical contacts such as handshakes and embraces. 
    • — We will maintain a density of participants in line with local jurisdiction guidelines.
    • — Maintain at least 1-meter spacing between individuals at all times. 
    • — Mingle only with guests that belong to your zone (zones are color-coded by your lanyards) 

    Protection

    • — Participants are to wear a face mask at all times except during consumption of food and drinks at designated areas
    • — Participants are asked not to attend if feeling unwell and participate virtually instead.
    • — Maintain personal hygiene and use hand sanitizers provided at the venue. 
    • — Use TraceTogether App to check-in/ checkout of the event and other places you are visiting. 

    S&P Global Platts is now certified as an SG Safe Event Organizer.




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    Phone: +65 6530 6430

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    If you’re not able to attend, we’re happy to transfer your registration to a member of your organization at no cost, up to 2 business days in advance of the event. Requests must be received in writing via email to [email protected], and are subject to approval. For assistance, you may also reach out by phone: +65 6530 6430

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    To transfer your registration to a member of your organization at no cost, send your request by email to [email protected] up to 2 business days in advance of the event. Requests are subject to approval. For assistance, you may also reach out by phone: +65 6530 6430

    Are there sponsorship opportunities?

    Yes, we offer a variety of standard and tailor-made sponsorship opportunities to fit your marketing and business-to-business needs—and your budget. Please reach out directly to the Business Development Manager for this event:

    Sheryl Tan
    Phone: +65 6216 1191
    Email: [email protected]

    Are press passes available?

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    Angela Poh
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    Email: [email protected]

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