2nd Annual East Mediterranean and North Africa Gas Forum

Jan 15, 2013, 13:19 ET from dmg :: events

LONDON, January 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Uncovering the Strategic and Commercial Prospects for the East Mediterranean and North African Gas Markets
The 2nd Annual East Mediterranean and North African Gas Forum will take place from 26-28 February 2013 at the Westin Excelsior, Rome, Italy. This event focuses on the developments within both regions in the last twelve months and explores the opportunities and challenges presented by the current commercial landscape.

The forum programme draws its strength from its unique blend of East Mediterranean and North African topics and its mix of key decision makers from both regions.

Key North African session include "Exploring the Challenges, Prospects and Opportunities for Shale Gas in North Africa" which will examine the role unconventional gas can play in the North African energy matrix; which countries have the most potential,  and the incentives in place to motivate global stakeholders to support and promote shale gas.

Whilst on the East Mediterranean side of the programme "Turkey: The New Leader for the International Gas Trade?" represents a lead session, as it addresses Turkey's plans for increasing their role as leaders within the East Mediterranean gas projects; the developments surrounding Turkey becoming a transit country for transporting gas to the European market; the impact of the TANAP project on the Southern Gas Corridor project and EU's role as part of an alliance.

Our esteemed speaker panel consisting of over thirty industry experts includes:

  • Walid Sinno, Director of MENA, San Leon Energy, UK
  • Helmut Hammerschmid. Head of Africa, RWE Supply & Trading GmbH, UK
  • ING Gokhan Yardim, General Manager, Angoragaz, Turkey
  • Dr. Naji Abi Aad, COO, Petroleb, Lebanon

View the full conference programme and list of speakers at http://www.emnagasforum.com

For more information about the programme, press enquiries or to become a partner, contact Michael Cluskey on +44(0)203-615-2862 or email michaelcluskey@dmgevents.com

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