Conference Programme

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BUSINESS AND EXPLORATION OPPORTUNITIES SHOW

Greenshoots: A responsible Oil and Gas Transition

Key Themes at BEOS 2022

Industry Future Outlook

2022-23 Global Bid Rounds

Shaping the Future

Business, Commercial and Financing landscape

Monetising Exploration

NOCs / Resource Holders

Technology / Operations

Navigating the Transition

The Future for Exploration Geosciences

Prospects to Go

UK & Europe, Middle East, Africa, Americas, Asia/Pacific

1st September

TIME Stream A (Auditorium) TIME Stream B (Room B+C)
8:00-8:30 Halls open - networking 8:00-8:30 Halls open - networking
Theme Exploration & Production landscape Theme Transition Solutions
8:30-9:00 Welcome note from AAPG and PESGB Presidents    
9:00-9:30

Keynote to Conference 

9:00-9:30  
9:30-9:50

The next 5 years - drivers and focus for global exploration 

Graeme Bagley, Westwood Exploration Energy

9:30-9:50

Energy Transition and New Energy - CCS evaluation workflows

Nick Lee, PGS

9:50-10:10

2022-23 Global Bid rounds

Michael Wynne, IHS

9:50-10:10

Nautilus Carbon Services – the pure carbon storage player, providing optimal storage sites for the energy transition

Harald Østby, Nautilus Carbon Services

10:10-10:30

E&P Equities in the Energy Transition

Anish Kapadia, Hannam & Partners / AKAP Energy

10:10-10:30

Global Hydrogen and CCS Activity Hotspots

Jonathan Craig, NVentures

10:30-10:50

A UK growth success case against a challenging backdrop

Andy Hockey, IOG

10:30-10:50

Retooling O&G workflows for Wind Development; from Hydrocarbons to Wind Farms

Glen F. Penfield, S&P Global

10:50-11:30 Break - Networking 10:50-11:30 Break - Networking
Theme Shaping the future Theme Geothermal & Hybrid renewable Exploration
11:30-12:30

Industry and Landscape Challenges for Exploration: Shaping the future

Panel discussion (1h) moderated by Stacey Kivel

Confirmed Panelists: 

Jeremy Low, Houlihan Lokey

Duncan Rushworth, Tower Resources

Andrew Monk, VSA Capital

Paul Haywood, Block Energy

Nick Terrell, UK Task Force

11:30-11:50

Geothermal Exploration: Preconceptions, Paradigms and Practical solutions

Andy Wood, CeraPhi Energy

11:50-12:10

Exploration for Hybrid renewable Energy solutions

William David Hartell, Stellae Energy

12:10-12:30

Carbon Capture and Storage on the UKCS

Owain Tucker, Shell

12:30-13:30 Lunch 12:30-13:30 Lunch
Theme Commercial and Financing Landscape Theme Americas
13:30-13:50

TBC

13:30-13:50

Hunting for Venus in the Pelotas Basin

Neil Hodgson, Searcher Seismic

13:50-14:10

E&P Landscape state of play

Mike Lakin, Envoi

13:50-14:10

Exploration History and Development of the Guyana-Suriname Basin and Analogues from the South Atlantic Conjugate Margin

Mike Cooper, TROVE 1st SUB

14:10-14:30

Energy Transition & Security: near term impact on Upstream Oil & Gas

Doug Rycroft, Gneiss Energy

14:10-14:30

GOM Shelf: Large Cretaceous Exploration Opportunity, with Additional Shallow Development for Rapid Cash-back

Peter Mullin, Werrus AquaMarine

14:30-15:00

Challenges of Raising Capital / International Finance

Rob Tims, RWT Energy Advisors

14:30-15:00

Jamaica – the Next Great Exploration Hotspot in the Caribbean?

Paul Ryan, UOG PLC

15:00-15:30 Break - Networking 15:00-15:30 Break - Networking
Theme Monetising Exploration Theme Americas
15:30-16:00

Anchois and beyond?

Duncan Wallace, Chariot Transitional Energy

15:30-16:00

Americas Prospects to Go - Opportunities in Colombia and Ecuador for the Full Energy Spectrum

Andres Mesa, Horizonz Consulting

16:00-16:30

The Cabora Bassa project Zimbabwe

Stuart Lake, Invictus Energy

16:00-16:30

Americas Prospects to Go - Uruguay & Suriname, Exploration Potential along the Circum-Atlantic Margin

Randy Hiscock, Challenger Energy

16:30-17:00

Observations on the Exploration A&D market

Mark Llamas, LAB Advisors

16:30-17:00

International E&P Opportunities with a focus on the Caribbean

Mike Lakin - Envoi

17:00-19:00 SOCIAL EVENT

2nd September

 

TIME Stream A2 (Auditorium) TIME Stream B2 (Room B+C)
08:00-08:30 Halls open - networking 08:00-08:30 Halls open - networking
Theme NOCs  Theme Europe and Med
8:30-8:45

4th Bid Round Offshore Israel

Speaker TBC - Ministry of Energy, Israel

   
8:45-9:00

Paradigm shift in Namibia Hydrocarbon Prospectivity

Victoria Sibeya - Namibia, NAMCOR

9:00-9:30

A decade of exploration in the UK and Norway

Alyson Harding, Westwood Energy Group

9:00-9:15

Mozambique Open Acreage Exploration Opportunities

Rudêncio Morais, ENH

9:30-9:50

The Case for Responsible Upstream Investment on the UKCS

Graham Goffey, UK Exploration Task Force

9:15-9:30

Moroccan HC Exploration Opportunities in the Spotlight

Cherradi Bouchra, ONHYM

9:50-10:10

Tuksar Gas Project

Paul Dailly, Athena Exploration

9:30-9:45

Lebanon Second Offshore Licensing Round

Wissam Zahabi, Lebanon Petroleum Administration

9:45-10:00

Extended Shallow Water Tano (ESWT) Farm-In Opportunity, Ghana

Anass Ammah , Base Energy Ghana 

10:10-10:30

CNS Jurassic opportunity "Syros"

Matthew Dack, Deltic Energy

10:00-10:15

Americas Prospects to Go-Uruguay bid round & new hydrocarbon projects

Josefina Marmisolle, ANCAP Uruguay

10:15-10:30

Suriname Open for Business and Investment Opportunities

Nohar Poeketi, Staatsolie

10:30-10:50 

UK/Europe Prospects to go - The Devils Hole Horst

Niels Arveschoug and James Edens, NSNRL

10:30-10:45

Extraordinary New Potential and Farm-in Opportunity in Papua New Guinea

Alaister Shakerley, Larus Energy

10:50-11:30 Break - Networking   Break - Networking
Theme Asia/Pacific   UK & Europe
11:30-11:50

A review of global exploration opportunities

Ian Cross, Moyes & Co

 

UK/Europe Prospects to Go: The Tuck Gas Appraisal Opportunity West of Shetland

James Jordan, Spark New Energies

11:50-12:10

Asia LNG Appraisal & Development opportunity, Chuditch, Offshore Timor Leste

Colin Murray, Sundagas

 

UK/Europe Prospects to Go - Paleozoic and Mesozoic Prospectivity on the UK Mid-North Sea High

Kees Jongepier, Draupner Energy AB

12:10-12:30

Diamonds & Footy! Finder’s diverse Australian opportunities with something for everyone.

Aaron Bond, Finder Energy

 

New data, New Insights on Finder ILX opportunities in the UK North Sea

Matthew England, Finder Energy

12:30-13:30 Lunch   Lunch
Theme Middle East and Africa   Navigating the Transition
13:30-13:50

Africa Exploration overview

Obo Idornigie, Welligence

 

Keynote speech - Navigating the Transition – providing secure energy in an uncertain world

Mike Tholen, OEUK

13:50-14:10

The Coming 'Creaming Curve' Inversions in Gabon and Elsewhere

Glen T. Penfield, Chicxulub Geosciences

 

ESG, sustainability and emissions –  What it practically means for companies in the industry right now

Rachel Gavey, Sustain:able

14:10-14:30

Investing in Africa for the Transition

Ian Cloke, Afrenta

 

 

Sustainable seismic to support the UK energy transition

David Barlass, Schlumberger

14:30-15:00

The long journey to Venus

Phil Birch, Impact

 

ESG: a people led approach

Clara Altobell, Serica energy

15:00-15:30 Break - Networking   Break - Networking
Theme NOCs   The future for Exploration Geosciences
15:30-15:50

Middle East/Africa Prospects to Go - Southern MSGBC Basin – Where are the discoveries?

Ben Sayers, Future Energy Consultants

 15:30-16:00  

Skills and needs for the next generation

Zoe Suren, Energilink

 
15:50-16:10

Middle East/Africa Prospects to Go - WCTP2 – An opportunity to take a significant interest in the sweet spot of the Tano Basin, Ghana

Geoff Grant, Springfield Group 

16:10-16:25

Middle East/Africa Prospects to Go - Inezghane Morocco

Jamie White, Europa Oil and Gas

  16:00-16:30

Technology, Transition and People: ingredients for success

Joszef Martin, Preng & Associates

16:25-16:40

Exploration opportunities East of the Faroes

Barbara B. Hansen , Jardffeingi

16:40-16:55 UK/Europe Prospects to Go - 3D seismic identification of natural fractures in class I reservoirs (Georgia)

Stephen James / Paul Wilson, BlockEnergy

 

   
16:55-17:00

New Exploration Opportunities for Oil and Gas Exploration in Poland

Krystian WÓJCIK, Polish Geological Institute - National Research Institute 

17:00-19:00 END OF BEOS

AAPG and PESGB are delighted to announce that the OEUK Exploration Conference 2022 will run alongside BEOS on Thursday 1st September.  This will be a one-day event focussing on “Achieving the balance between Energy Transition & Exploration”. 

Attendees at both events will have full access to the BEOS exhibition and joint coffee breaks, lunches and evening reception to maximise networking opportunities.  A combined two-day event pass to access OEUK Exploration Conference on Day 1 and the BEOS conference on Day 2 is available on the registration page.