An International Energy Event In The Heart of Baghdad
Iraq is looking forward to welcoming you at the Iraq Energy Forum (IEF) which will be held in Baghdad, at Rixos AL Rasheed Hotel on 12/12/2012. An initiative... more
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Iraq Energy Institute Holds its Annual Energy Forum in Baghdad
Source: Iraq Energy Institute, Date: 24th Dec 2012
Iraq Energy Institute (IEI) has just concluded its first Iraq Energy Forum (IEF) which was held in Al Rasheed hotel at the heart of Baghdad for the period 11-13 December 2012. The successful three-days major event was organized in cooperation with the Council of Representatives with attendance exceeding 220 delegates representing parliamentarians, diplomats, former ministers, politicians, the UN, industry experts, academics and executives from prominent international companies.
In spite of various logistical challenges, the 3-days forum achieved remarkable strides by providing a professional platform to debate pivotal topics to Iraq’s economy. This included three master classes, forum debates, presentations, research papers and "Iraq Energy Award".
The three master classes included three simultaneous sessions: a) "Doing business in Iraq hosted by Ernst & Young", b) IPP & EPC contracts & processes hosted by Maxwell Stamp, and c) a debate forum panel on oil & gas policies & development. The focus of the 2nd day of the forum was on oil & gas development with panels debating petroleum policies and various technical presentations on mega projects, water injection planning, risk assessment and commercial framework. The third day focused on power, infrastructure, renewable energy, sustainable development, and a workshop hosted by Schlumberger on capacity building, training and manpower planning...more
SPEAKERS & PANELISTS
- HE Adnan Al Janabi
Chairman of the Oil & Energy CommitteeBio..
- HE Ali Al Adeeb
Minister of Higher Education
- HE Abdul Kareem Aftan
Minister of Electricity
- SRSG Martin Kobler
United Nation Mission for Iraq
- Dr Gigih Prakoso
Vice President of Pertamina
- Wadie Habboush, Esq.
President & CEO Habboush Group Bio..
- Dr. Fadhel Chalabi
Former Acting Secretary General of OPECBio..
- Prof. Ali Al Sayigh
Chairman of World Renewable Energy CouncilBio..
- Dr. Ibrahim Bahr Al Oloom
Former Oil MinisterBio..
- Jabbar al-Leaibi
Former DG of the South Oil CompanyBio..
- Dr. Thamir Al Uqaili
Former DG, Ministry of Oil & INOCBio..
- Dr. Salah Al Shaikhly
Iraq's Former Ambassador to the UKBio..
- Prof. Mohammd Doss
Dean of Engineering Faculty, Baghdad University
- John Lonsberg
Partner-In-Charge, Dubai & Riyadh
Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P
- Zaid A. Mahdi
Vice President of Trade Bank of Iraq
- Dr Husain Al-Chalabi
Associate of Iraq Energy Institute
- Uta Dammann
Programme Director and TelecommunicationsBio..
- Richard Kupisz
Deputy Chief Executive of Maxwell Stamp LLCBio..
- Thomas W. Donovan
Managing Partner Iraq Law Alliance, PLLC
- Shawki Nuruddin al-Khalisi
Senior Advisor to OAPECBio..
- JAAFAR ALTAIE
Managing Director of ManarcoBio..
- Omar Moussa
Vice President Iraq Schlumberger
- Dr. Thorsten Ploss
MENA Oil & Gas LeaderBio..
- Falah Al-Khawaja
Former Director General
State Oil CompanyBio..
- Lukas Von Horde
Senior Sales Director – MENA Siemens Power Generation
- Hans Van Nues
Senior Director Ernst & Young