SPE Workshop - Ghana Future Leaders 15 Mar 2018 Accra, Ghana


Thursday, March 15

08:00 - 09:00
09:00 - 09:05
09:05 - 09:10
Welcome and Introduction
Speaker(s) Ato Aidoo, Chairman, SPE Ghana Section
09:10 - 09:30
Keynote Address
Speaker(s) Hon. Dr Mohammed Amin Adam, Deputy Minister of Energy, Republic of Ghana

Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam is a Deputy Minister of Energy (with responsibility for the petroleum sector). Before then, he was the Founder and Executive Director of the Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP). He previously worked in other public and private organizations as an Energy Policy Analyst at the Ministry of Energy in Ghana, Commissioner of Ghana’s Public Utilities Regulatory Commission, a former Deputy Minister of State for the Northern Region, and former Mayor of Ghana’s third city of Tamale. He was also the Africa Coordinator of extractives industries in Ibis.

09:35 - 09:50
Keynote Address
Speaker(s) Tonye Cole, CEO, Sahara Group
09:50 - 10:45
Panel 1: Unlocking Africa’s Upstream Potential
Moderator(s) Nii Ahele Nunoo, Asset Manager, National Oilwell Varco
Speaker(s) Ato Aidoo, Chairman, SPE Ghana Section; Ado Oseragbaje, President, GE Oil and Gas Sub-Saharan Africa; Tonye Cole, CEO, Sahara Group
10:45 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:45
Panel 2: Sparking the Future of E&P: Human Capacity and Talent Development
Speaker(s) Tayo Ajimoko, Well Engineering Manager, Rehort Ltd.; Dr. Juliet Twumasi-Anokye, Principal Consultant, Anojul Afriyie & Co.
11:45 - 12:45
Lunch and Networking

Open tables available for Resume Review and SPE Resources.

12:45 - 13:30
Panel 3: What changes can we expect to see across the value chain? Or…What key trends and forces are likely to shape the global energy markets over the next 20 years?
Moderator(s) Mervin Azeta, Completions Engineer, Schlumberger
Speaker(s) Toks Azeez, Sales and Commercial Director, BHGE Nigeria; Joana Dunlup, HSE Director, Society of Petroleum Engineers; Andrew Bridges, Assistant Rig Manager, Maersk Drilling Ghana; Dr. Lina Sowah, Development Geologist, Tullow Ghana Ltd
13:30 - 13:45
13:45 - 14:30
Panel 4: Young Professional’s Corner – Understanding Challenges, Identifying Opportunities
Moderator(s) Helena Wu, At-Large Director, Society of Petroleum Engineers
Speaker(s) Nana Denkyi, Reservoir Engineer, GNPC; Derrick Klutse, Drilling Engineer, Tullow Ghana Ltd.; Alex Seinuah, Snr Sales Account Manager, Subsea Systems, BHGE; Marcia Ashong, Brace Energy Group
14:40 - 15:30
15:40 - 16:30
16:30 - 16:40
17:30 - 19:30