iPAD DRC Oil Gas 13

Program Day 1

17 September 2013

Session 1.0Keynote and opening session
09h00 – 09h20

Welcome address
H.E. Crispin Atama TABE, Minister of Hydrocarbons of the Democratic Republic of Congo

09h20 – 09h40

Mot de l’Organisateur
Nicole Lauren Smith, Directrice Conférence, Spintelligent Pty Ltd

09h40 – 10h00

Discours d’ouverture
S.E M Daniel Mukoko Samba, Vice-Premier Ministre, Chargé de Budget de la République Démocratique du Congo

Session 1.1Strategies to put DRC’s upstream oil and gas sector on the map
Chair: Jean-Claude Masangu Mulongo, Honorary Governor, Central Bank of Congo, DRC
11h00 – 11h10

The evolution of the oil industry in Africa
Thomas Yougang, Petroleum Engineer, Head of Technical and Commercial Cooperation, Association of African Petroleum Producers, Republic of Congo

11h10 – 11h20

Vision of the private sector for the petroleum industry in DRC
Professor Mathias BuaBua Wa Kayembe, Director General, Agency for the Promotion of Investment (ANAPI), DRC*

Presentation will be available by Thursday 26 September

11h20 – 11h30

Transparency in the extractive industries sector
Jean Jacques Kayembe, Expert Technique, Initiative pour la Transparence des Industries Extractives (ITIE), RDC

11h30 – 11h40Valorisation  des Champs Matures
Reza Mered, Director General, Perenco, DRC

Presentation not available

Session 1.2Principles of the new Hydrocarbons Code
Chair: Professor Kabuya Lumuna, University of Kinshasa, DRC
12h00 – 12h10

Contractual clauses attractive to investors and contractual terms of valorisation to the state
Edmond Cibabma Diata, Associate, Emery Mukendi Wafwana & Associates, DRC

12h10 – 12h20

The role of National Oil Companies
Jean Muganza, Cabinet Director, Ministry of Hydrocarbons, DRC

Presentation will be available by Thursday 26 September

12h20 – 12h30

Contractual relations in the oil industry
Liliane Doukoure, Counsel, McDermott Will & Emery, France

12h30 – 12h40

Types of contracts and the permit acquisition procedure
Jean-Pierre Goma, National Representative, APPA, DRC

Presentation will be available by Thursday 26 September

12h40 – 12h50

Feedback from OHADA on the legal framework and on the practical application of hydrocarbons law in DRC
Prof. Gregoire Bandjeka, Honorary Minister, University of Kinshasa, DRC

Session 1.3Trans-border resources and exploration hot spots
Chair: Disashi Kandolo, Regional Sales and Marketing Manager Schlumberger, France
14h00 – 14h30

Central Basin

  • Mr. Paul Kamba, Geophysicist and Geochemist, Cohydro, DRC
  • Mr. Tom Board, Comico, DRC
  • M. Richard Louis Ngatse, Directeur Géosciences et Exploration, Société Nationale du Pétrole du Congo (SNPC), République du Congo
14h30 – 15h00

Coastal Basin – What is the future?
Thierry SUPA, Géologue Senior Perenco REP – MIOC RD CONGO

15h00 – 15h30

Moero and Upemba – What interest?
Joseph Pili-Pili Mawesi, Director, Ministry of Hydrocarbons, DRC

Presentation will be available by Thursday 26 September

Session 1.4Trans-border resources and exploration hot spots
Chair: Disashi Kandolo, Regional Sales and Marketing Manager Schlumberger, France
15h45 – 16h00

The Albertine Graben – State of exploration and transborder resources
Eng. Giovanni Pedaci, Country Manager, Oil of DR Congo

16h00 – 16h20

Lake Tanganyika – What are the opportunities and what are the synergies in exploration between the DRC, Burundi and Tanzania?
Alessandro Colla, Business Development Manager, Regional Coordinator – Europe, Middle East, Africa, Fugro Gravity & Magnetic Services Fugro, Netherlands

16h20 – 16h40

“A Light Footprint in a Transboundary Context”
Dr. Amy Lehman, Founder and Director, Lake Tanganyika Floating Health Clinic, Tanzania

16h40 – 17h00

Transborder resources and international cooperation
Alexis Tambwe Mwamba, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, DRC

Program day 2

18 September 2013

Session 2.1Corporate Social Investment and developing local content in the oil sector – what works
Chair: Koni Mukoka, Director General, Chevron, DRC
09h00 – 09h15

Developing local content in Africa
Christian Bin Issa, Director, Angola Integrated Services, Angola

09h15 – 09h30

SOCO’s social projects in the DRC
Jean Rigobert Tshimanga, Consultant on Social Projects, SOCO International, DRC

09h30 – 09h45

Collaboration with local communities
Jérôme Molisho, Administrative Director, Perenco, DRC

09h45 – 10h00

Transfer of knowledge in petroleum exploration and production
Prof. Dominique Wetshondo, Ministry of Hydrocarbons, DRC

Session 2.2Infrastructure requirements for the development of a mid and downstream oil sector
Chair: Kalema Losona, Former Minister of Hydrocarbons, DRC
11h00 – 11h20

Transport and storage infrastructure for petroleum products
Alain Ilunga Kitombolwe, Deputy Director General, SEP Congo, DRC

11h20 – 11h40

Policy for the distribution of petroleum products in DRC
Zadi Rukiya Ramazani, Director, Ministry of Hydrocarbons, DRC

Presentation will be available by Thursday 26 September

11h40 – 12h00

A refinery in the DRC – is this needed?
Prof. Felix Vuemba, University of Kinshasa, DRC

Presentation will be available by Thursday 26 September

Session 2.3Gas to power and creating an efficient and profitable downstream sector
Chair: H.E. Saloman Banamuhere, Ambassador of the DRC to Burundi and Former Minister of Energy
14h00 – 14h15

Rift valley: Geology and hydrocarbons resources
Prof. Albert Ongendangenda, Director General, Energulf Resources, DRC

Presentation will be available by Thursday 26 September

14h15 – 14h30

Valorisation du gaz méthane du Lac Kivu
Mme. Liliane Ngile, Conseiller Technique Gaz, Raffinage et Biocarburants, Ministère des Hydrocarbures, RDC

Presentation will be available by Thursday 26 September

14h30 – 15h00

What to do about gas flaring
Oil -Reza Mered, Director General, Perenco-Rep, DRC
Gas – Come Max Justin Balenda, Technical Director, CEC, Congo Republic

Session 2.4Closing session
Chair: Désiré Masuka Ngoy, Secretary General, Ministry of Hydrocarbons, DRC
16h00 – 16h45

A review of the key recommendations made per session, final input from audience and recommendations for the next meeting
Jean Muganza, Cabinet Director, Ministry of Hydrocarbons, DRC

Presentation will be available by Thursday 26 September

16h45 – 17h00Closing address
S.E M Daniel Mukoko Samba, Vice-Premier Ministre, Chargé de Budget de la République Démocratique du Congo