Session Two: Market bounce back and its impact on Lebanon
Tuesday, April 2nd
12:00pm - 1:15pm
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Session Two: Market bounce back and its impact on Lebanon
In the past few years, oil and gas prices have witnessed a bounce-back due to several market and geopolitical factors both regionally and internationally. This session discusses the impact of price changes on investments and returns within the Lebanese nascent sector on both the exploration and development fronts and on the supply chain front. A case study about the development in a regional country is included this session to share a more regional perspective. 

Session chairperson:  Naji Abi-Aad, Ph.D. - International Energy Expert
Topics: 

  • Impact of market changes on Lebanon’s nascent oil and gas sector – Investments and returns – Speaker: Mr. George Elzir, Country Director, Iraq & Levant, Baker Hughes – A GE Company
  • Impact of market conditions on the supply chain  and on LNG financial performance  –  Speaker:  Mr. Michel Charron, O&G Market Director,  Bureau Veritas, France
  • A regional perspective: a case study about developments in a regional country – e.g. Egypt – Speaker: Mr. Maen Razouqi, Northern Middle East President, Schlumberger
  • The growing market and status of the East Mediterranean gas and the prospects for Lebanon – Speaker: Mr. Salah Hafez, Vice Chairman, DEEPS, Lebanon 
Speakers
International Energy Expert
Country Director, Iraq & Levant, Baker Hughes – A GE Company
Oil & Gas Market Director, Bureau Veritas
Northern Middle East President, Schlumberger
Vice President, DEEPS