Papua New Guinea Energy Summit & Exhibition to Take Place In-Person in Port Moresby on 20-22 September 2022

By: PNG Business News August 11, 2022


The Papua New Guinea Energy Summit & Exhibition will take place in-person on 20-22 September 2022 at the Hilton Hotel in Port Moresby, providing a meeting place for the national and international energy industry to reconvene and discuss the next phase of energy sector development, with the newly formed government. The Summit is officially endorsed by the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy and hosted by Kumul Petroleum Holdings Ltd.

The Summit will gather over 1000 attendees for three days of unrivalled networking with international senior-level buyers, local government representatives and international suppliers.

With over 50 speakers focussing on four key conference pillars – energy project development; energy transition and decarbonisation, policy and regulation; and local content - the Papua New Guinea Energy Summit & Exhibition will provide delegates with the latest industry updates and insights into key strategies surrounding the optimisation of Papua New Guinea’s role in the global energy arena, the current global energy market dynamics and explore important project updates including the latest developments on the Papua LNG and Pasca A projects.

Local capacity development is at the forefront of PNG’s energy sector and the Papua New Guinea Energy Summit & Exhibition is committed to developing local content best practices for both government and the energy industry. The aim is to create a platform of thought leadership for a sustainable energy industry, resulting in mutual partnerships and the best possible future for PNG citizens.

The Papua New Guinea Energy Summit & Exhibition is held in partnership with Kumul Petroleum Holdings Ltd. and fully endorsed by the Ministry of Petroleum & Energy. The newly formed national Government will be disseminating key messages relating to the PNG energy sector and discussing new opportunities for development with international buyers, IOCs, NOCs, service providers and local SMEs throughout the Summit and Exhibition.

The Exhibition consists of over 50 exhibitors and provides an opportunity for local SMEs and international service providers to showcase their offerings to the energy value chain. Exhibitors establish their company’s presence within the PNG energy marketplace and present their latest products and services to over 600 senior level energy professionals from over 15 countries.

Speakers at this year’s event include: David Manau, Secretary, Department of Petroleum; Ronald Meketa, Acting Managing Director, National Energy Authority; Wapu Sonk, Managing Director, Kumul Petroleum Holdings Ltd.; Augustine Mano, Managing Director, Mineral Resource Development Company (MRDC); Julien Pouget, Senior Vice President Asia Pacific, TotalEnergies; Jean-Marc Noiray, Managing Director, TotalEnergies PNG Ltd.; Peter Larden, Managing Director, ExxonMobil PNG Ltd.; Stephen Quantrill, Executive Chairman, Twinza; Fereidun Fesharaki, Founder & Chairman, FGE; Paulus Ain, Commissioner & CEO, Independent Consumer & Competition Commission (ICCC); Luke Liria, EGM Corporate Affairs, Kumul Petroleum Holdings Ltd.; Michael Binnion, Chairman of the Board, High Arctic; Andrew Tan, President & CEO Oceania, Chiyoda; Obed Batia, Chief Executive Officer, PNG Power; Dr Genevieve Nelson, Chief Executive Officer, Kokoda Track Foundation; Kori Chan, Managing Director, TWM Group; Francis Kunuma, Co-founder, NARES Engineering Ltd.; Greg Pawson, CEO, Kina Securities Ltd.; Clarence Hoot, Managing Director, Investment Promotion Authority; Julinette Bayking, Senior PPP/Project Finance Advisor, USAID-Papua New Guinea Electrification Partnership; Mairawesi Pulayasi, Distribution & Planning, PNG Power.

Sponsors of the event include: Kumul Petroleum; ExxonMobil | PNG LNG; Santos, TotalEnergies; Twinza; MRDC; Vodafone; ANZ; High Arctic Energy Services; JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration; Kina Bank and Puma Energy.

Exhibitors at the event include: AG Energy; Atlas Steel PNG; CEQ Papua New Guinea; Kacific Broadband Satellites Group; Motor Vehicles Insurance Ltd (MVIL); MTIS Group; Nacap PNG; Pacific International Hospital; Pacific MMI Insurance; PNG PEP; Thai Benkan; The Internal Revenue Commission (IRC); The National Energy Authority (NEA); Touchstone

About the Papua New Guinea Energy Summit & Exhibition 

The 4th Papua New Guinea Energy Summit & Exhibition will take place in person on 20-22 September 2022 at Hilton Port Moresby and is the meeting place for the international energy community in Papua New Guinea. View the Summit’s agenda here. Delegate registration is now open. The brochure is available here. For more information, please visit our website Follow us on our social media channels and use #PNGESummit for the latest event news.

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