Wednesday 4 October 2017

Conference Brochure



Welcome Remarks



Keynote Address

Mr Aziz Rebbah, Minister of Energy, Mines and Sustainable Development

10:00am-10:30am Coffee Break in the Exhibition


Roundtable – Fuelling New Markets

Chair: Mr Sanjiv Singh, Chairman, Indian Oil Corporation Limited

The LPG industry continues to grow, both with new supply but also with new sources of demand. In a world with growing focus on air quality and clean energy access and in an environment of sustained low prices and increasing production, where do we see new market opportunities for LPG, both in developed and developing markets? This opening session will bring together experts to share their insights and to set the scene for the discussions to come.


  • Mr Tucker Perkins, Propane Education & Research Council
  • Mr Tawfiq Hammoumi, Afriquia Gaz
  • Dr Décio Oddone, Agência Nacional do Petróleo, Gás Natural e Biocombustíveis
  • Mr Roger Perreault, UGI
  • Ms Olaposi Williams, OVH Energy Marketing



Lunch in the Exhibition 


Session 1 – Back to the Future

Chair: Mr Philip Shaw, Senior Vice President, Consulting Services, Argus Media

What is the outlook for LPG? Most forecasters predict increased supply and stable prices. This session brings together some key industry representatives to debate these predictions and examine possible alternative scenarios.

  • Dr Walter M Hart, IHS
  • Mr Ilya Zaymentsev, Sibur International
  • Mr Martin Ackermann, BW LPG Ltd
  • Mr James MacGill, UGI
  • Mr Shigeo Ishikawa, Eneos Globe

Coffee Break in the Exhibition








Session 2 – Safety First!

Chair: Mr Panagiotis Haritopoulos,
General Manager, Coral Gas

 Successful HSE Management systems have always been driven from the top. Such systems, embedded in the culture of the organisation are not only the assurance for safe operations and sustainable future, they also constitute an integral part of the success of any good business and are vital in environments of change, development and growth when the risks are higher. 

  • Mr Panagiotis Haritopoulos, Coral Gas
  • Mr Andy Sibley, Contact Energy
  • Mr Kevin Robertson, LPGSASA


WINLPG Networking Event

Exceptional Energy Stage


Mr Tucker  Perkins
Mr  Tawfiq  Hammoumi