MSGBC Basin Summit & Exhibition

 

OCTOBER 24 – 26, 2018

King Fahd Palace Hotel, Dakar, Senegal

 

EXPLORING THE OIL AND GAS POTENTIAL OF AFRICA’S MOST EXCITING E&P HOTSPOT

What is the MSGBC Basin Summit & Exhibition?

The MSGBC Basin Summit & Exhibition is a must-attend event for those interested in exploring the opportunities in one of Africa’s and the world’s most exciting petroleum systems.

Our gathering is spread over three days of content and networking, all taking place at the same venue: the King Fahd Palace Hotel.

2018 Speakers

Ben Sayers

Ben Sayers

Project Development, TGS

Emma Delaney

Emma Delaney

Regional President Mauritania and Senegal, BP

Fredrik Öhrn

Fredrik Öhrn

CEO, Svenska Petroleum Exploration

Greg Mogan

Greg Mogan

Vice President – Senegal Business Unit, Woodside Energy

Honorio Buscardini

Honorio Buscardini

General Director, Petroguin

Joseph Medou

Joseph Medou

Exploration & Production Director, Petrosen

Mamadou Fall Kane

Mamadou Fall Kane

Deputy Permanent Secretary, COS-PETROGAZ

Mamadou Faye

Mamadou Faye

Managing Director, Petrosen

Miles Warner

Miles Warner

Senegal General Manager, Cairn Energy

Vance Querio

Vance Querio

Cheif Executive Officer, Oryx Petroleum

2018 Agenda at a Glance

Thursday, 25 October 2018

08:00 am
Registration and Networking Coffee

08:30 am
Ministerial Tour of Exhibition & Official Opening Ceremony

09:00 am
Opening Remarks from the Oil & Gas Council

09:10 am
Opening Keynote Addresses

  • Ministerial Addresses
  • COS-PETROGAZ Address

10:00 am
Networking Coffee Break

10:40 am
NOC Panel Discussion: Uniting as a Region to Move the MSGBC Basin into the Next Stage of Development

11:40 am
Industry Keynotes: Who, What & Where: Updates on On-going Projects

  • BP
  • TOTAL
  • Woodside Energy

12:30 pm
Lunch Break

Sponsored by: 
kosmos

 

 

 

The Inside Scoop – an E&P Guide to the MSGBC Basin

14:00 pm
Panel Discussion: Risk-Taking & Perseverance: Undeterred E&P Activity in a Still Largely Underexplored Region

15:00 pm
Presentation: MSGBC Basin – How Do We Find the Next Global Discovery?

15:20 pm
Networking Coffee Break

16:00 pm
Country-Specific Presentations

16:30 pm
Panel Discussion: Exploring the Deep and Ultra-Deep Water Opportunities in the MSGBC Basin

17:30 pm
Networking Drinks Reception

19:00 pm
MSGBC Gala Dinner

Hosted by:

bp

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, 26 October 2018

08:30 am
Registration and Networking Coffee

09:00 am
Industry Overview Presentation: Will 2019 Be the Year for Industry Growth?

09:15 am
Panel Discussion: Laying Down the Law: Exploring the Regulatory Environment of the MSGBC Basin

Keynote: Break Down of the Planned Revenue-Sharing Formula: how Will Oil & Gas Revenue Be Allocated?

10:15 am
Panel Discussion: Investing in the Local Economy, Building In-Country Capacity and Achieving Development Objectives

Keynote: Building a Highly Skilled Local Workforce: Update on the Recently Launched INPG

11:15 am
Networking Coffee Break

11:45 am
Country Roundtables

  • Mauritania  – Led by SMHPM
  • Senegal – Led by Petrosen
  • The Gambia – Led by GNPC
  • Guinea Bissau – Led by Petroguin
  • Guinea Conakry – Led by ONAP

13:00 pm
Lunch Break

14:00 pm
Panel Discussion: Stepping into the Next Stage of Development: Project Financing and Funding Solutions

15:00 pm
Panel Discussion: Looking Beyond Oil & Gas: Assessing Opportunities and Challenges around Cross-Sector Collaboration in the MSGBC Region

16:00 pm
Ministerial Closing Remarks

 

 

2018 Event Pricing

Executive Interview

Jerreh Barrow, Commissioner for Petroleum, Ministry of Petroleum and Energy, The Gambia

 

Executive Interview

Alastair Bruce, General Manager West Africa, Woodside Energy


Executive Interview

Dr. Neil Hodgson, Executive Vice President Geoscience, Spectrum Geo ltd.

Executive Interview

Emma Delaney, Regional President, Mauritania and Senegal, BP

 

Executive Interview

H.E. Fafa J Sanyang, Honorable Minister for Petroleum and Energy Ministry of Petroleum, The Gambia

Executive Interview

Mambury Njie, Managing Director, GNPC

 

Success Stories

“We fully enjoyed the conference; it was well attended and well organized. We are now looking forward to establishing some fruitful business relationships with some of the companies.”

Carine Noukpo

Director, OMA Group

“It was a pleasure being part of the local content discussions: a great idea to emphasize this major topic, a very well received initiative.”

Guillaume Arditti

Founding Partner, Belvedere Advisory

“Thank you very much for a very good conference. It was high energy and nicely focussed on a specific region, which, I think helped a lot. I appreciated the focus on content and ideas coming from the facilitators and chairpersons. Time keeping was remarkably good given the context of a networking conference. Attendance seemed very high and all important stakeholders were represented.”

Dr Geoffrey Jackson

NW Africa Exploration, Tullow Oil

Contact Us

Esme Till

Esme Till

EMEA Portfolio Manager

General and Speaking Enquiries
Tel: +44 20 7384 7861

Laurent Lafont

Laurent Lafont

SVP Corporate Development

Sponsorship Enquiries
Tel: +44 20 7384 3447

Marcus Zoller

Marcus Zoller

VP Corporate Development, EMEA

Sponsorship Enquiries
Tel: +44 79 0459 5797

Christina Finnerty

Christina Finnerty

Delegate Manager – EMEA

Delegate Enquiries
Tel: +44 20 7384 8006