FT/Shell Energy Pathways
14:30Welcome Address by FT Chair
Javier Blas, Commodities Editor, Financial Times
14:35Welcome from Shell
Mark Carne, Executive Vice President, Middle East and North Africa, Shell Upstream International
14:40Keynote Address
Ali Hached, Senior Adviser of the Minister, Ministry of Energy and Mines, Algeria
15:10Natural Gas Dynamics in MENA - Key Future Policy Decisions
Leila Benali, Director, IHS CERA
15:35Experts Panel: The MENA Energy Challenge
Ali Aissaoui, Senior Consultant, Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation
Leila Benali, Director, IHS CERA
Dick Benschop, President Director, Shell Netherlands and Vice President, Gas Market Development, Royal Dutch Shell
Justin Dargin, Energy and Environment Scholar, The University of Oxford
Dr Bassam Fattouh, Director, Oil and Middle East Programme, The Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
16:25Networking and Refreshment Break
16:50Challenges and Choices around Energy Intensity in the MENA Region
Mark Beatson, Director, Economic and Financial Consulting, FTI Consulting
17:20Bridging the Gas Supply Gap - Opportunities and Solutions
Sherife AbdelMessih, CEO, Future Energy Corporation (FEC)
Mounir Bouaziz, Vice President Upstream International Commercial MENA, Shell Upstream International
George Sarraf, Partner, Booz & Company
18:10Closing Remarks