Agenda | EIC APAC 2022

Speaker programme

We are currently in the process of finalising the speaker programme at the APAC Energy Conversations 2022.
  • Tuesday, 18th May 2022
  • Wednesday, 19th May 2022
  • Pre-Conference Networking Reception

    6:00PM – 8:00PM (MYT)
    at the UK High Commission Residence

    Exclusive invites for VIP Guests, Speakers and Sponsors only

    Conference and Business Networking

    • at Pullman Hotel and Residence, Kuala Lumpur City Centre
    08:30 – 09:15 (MYT)

    Registrations and Arrival of VIP Guests

    09:30 – 10:15 (MYT)

    Opening Ceremony


    Azman Nasir
    APAC Regional Director, EIC
    Ken O’Flaherty
    COP26 Asia-Pacific Regional Ambassador
    Charlotte Wolf-Bye
    Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer, PETRONAS
    Ivan Tan
    Country Chairman Shell Malaysia and SVP, Upstream Malaysia
    Datu Sharbini Suhaili
    Chief Executive Officer, Sarawak Energy Berhad
    Director General
    EPU ( Oil and Gas Division), Prime Minister’s Department
    10:20 – 10:30 (MYT)
    Coffee/Tea Break
    10:30 – 12:00 (MYT)

    Implementing Net-Zero and the Tools Needed in Mobilising Energy Transition

    Session 1


    Moderator: Dr Wei-nee Chen, VP, New Energy ventures, Hibiscus Petroleum Bhd
    Saiful Azuan
    Head of Department Front End Engineering, Group Technology Solutions, PETRONAS
    Mohamad Irwan Bin Aman
    Head of Sustainability, Sarawak Energy Berhad
    Ir. Ts. Dr. Wan Syakirah Wan Abdullah
    Head Business Assessment & Engineering, TNB Renewables Sdn. Bhd.
    Mike Moore
    Regional Director Asia Pacific, Wood Group
    Energy Buzz Chat:

    Stepping up the action plans in combating climate change

    The main issues of accelerating net-zero and why the urgency?
    How to accelerate net-zero?

    Action plans towards net-zero 2030 targets?

    Green Business models applicable in ASEAN/APAC region
    12:00 – 14:00 (MYT)
    Lunch & Networking
    14:10 – 15:30 (MYT)

    Technologies in Clean Energy and Decarbonisation

    Session 2

    Moderator: Dr Madana Leela Nallappan, Regional Analyst, Energy Industries Council
    Krishnakumar PG
    Regional Director, Services Application Engineering, Asia, GE Gas Power
    Peter Godfrey
    Vice President APAC, Storegga
    Sanjay Verma
    Director Decarbonisation Solutions, Wartsila
    Khaleef Khan
    Vice President Oil Gas & Offshore Wind Energy Industry, ABB Ltd
    Energy Buzz Chat

    In preserving climate change, what clean technology solutions provider are adopting and the reasons for them?

    What are the needs of the region to ramp up clean technology deployment?

    What are the key trends in terms of opportunities in clean technology in the region?

    How does the integrated approach in deploying clean technologies help to accelerate decarbonisation?
    15:30 – 16:00 (MYT)
    Coffee/Tea Break
    16:00 – 17:30 (MYT)

    Decarbonisation of Oil and Gas Operations and Roles of Energy Supply Chain Companies in Achieving Net Zero

    Session 3

    Moderator: Julian Taylor, International Business Engagement, University of Strathclyde
    Matt Spalding
    Vice President, Honeywell
    Chandran Jayabalan
    Head of Oil &Gas Asia, Aggreko
    Suhana Sidik
    New Energy – Sr Manager Portfolio, Management & Risk PETRONAS New Energy
    Energy Buzz Chat

    If the world is to come anywhere near to meeting its climate-change goals, the oil and gas (O&G) industry will have to play a big part. How does the industry respond to adapt its business models to decarbonisation and net zero emissions?

    Discussion on potential solutions in decarbonising operations:

    • Accelerating reduction of emissions from OnG
    • Electrification
    • Digitalisation
    • Reduce manpower
    • Transportation
    • Reduce Heating & AC usage
    • Energy Efficiency
    • Methane – Venting/Flaring
    17:30 – 18:00 (MYT)
    Networking & Close