UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL
OF THE BLACK SEA

9th Annual conference
BLACK SEA
OIL & GAS

Black Sea Oil & Gas is a major regional conference covering offshore, onshore and infrastructure developments in Romania, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Georgia, and Turkey.

Last year rocked every sector, and the upstream was hit particularly hard. The main priority is to speed up the start of exploitation of natural gas in the region. How to reshape the industry? What are the opportunities that the Black Sea region has to offer?

We aim to help you stay connected with the Black Sea Region key players, discuss new challenges and opportunities and get the most of the conference. We are looking forward to welcoming you this year in person in Bucharest!

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AGENDA SNAPSHOTS 2020

Black Sea Upstream: how not to miss the short window of opportunity

There is a level of uncertainty among upstream players. Industry affected by the energy transition, regulatory instability, economic downturn, price deregulations and pandemic. What does the investment climate look like nowadays? What is being done and should be done to support the industry? Discussing the opportunities in other regions: Romania, Bulgaria, Georgia, Ukraine, Turkey.

Infrastructure, energy transition and distribution: way to guarantee your country energy security

In the latest industry outlook report, 71% of senior oil and gas professionals expect their business to increase or maintain investment in renewable energy projects/portfolios. At the same time modernizing the existing capacities and creating an increased degree of flexibility to develop regional infrastructure in oil and gas, can help to be competitive on the world market and have energy security mechanisms in place.

The future of upstream: operational challenges and digital transformation

To remain competitive, upstream oil and gas companies of all sizes increasingly realize the need to deliver operational improvements as a means of achieving greater capital efficiency. Where is the industry of drilling going?

Panel Discussion with Black Sea regions: Romania, Bulgaria, Georgia, Ukraine and Turkey

How can Black Sea region contribute to the creation of a regional energy hub? What must be done for a stable investment climate in the Black Sea countries? How to have constructive engagement with the relevant authorities to seek resolution on these and many other issues?

Panel Discussion: Strategies for success and valuable takeaways

Energy transition race: How to lead it? What are the right mechanisms? Energy transition and the industrial transformation challenge: how do we safeguard industrial competitiveness? What are the potential risks and opportunities for transitioning?

Conference

PRESENTATIONS

Presentations and video on demand will be available to all attendees on Monday, 12th October 2020.

SPEAKERS AND GUESTS

JOHANN RAUNIG

Partner

MCKINSEY & COMPANY

Peter Zeilinger

Senior Vice President Exploration, Production and Development

OMV

MARK BEACOM

CEO

BLACK SEA OIL & GAS

Zuhtu Bati

Vice President

TURKISH PETROLEUM CORPORATION

Stephen Birrell

President

Ropepca

ADRIAN VOLINTIRU

CEO

ROMGAZ

ROMAN OPIMAKH

Director General

State Geologic and Subsoil Survey of Ukraine

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OIL & GAS
Black Sea Oil & Gas to begin Romania offshore gas extraction in November
BSOG will begin extracting natural gas from its $600 million offshore Romanian project in November.
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OIL & GAS
Ukrainian Naftogaz released its new corporate strategy-2025
Naftogaz Group launched a 3-pronged corporate strategy, which sets goals for the transformation of the company by 2025.
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OIL & GAS
Naftogaz announces MoU on cooperation with OMV Petrom
Naftogaz, announced that it signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation with OMV Petrom.
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OIL & GAS
Turkey's Black Sea gas to be delivered to grid in Q1 of 2023
Turkey will start using the gas from the Sakarya gas field in the Black Sea in the first quarter of 2023.
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OIL & GAS
TPAO seeks partners for Sakarya gas project
Turkey’s state-owned oil and gas company TPAO is reportedly seeking partners to develop Sakarya gas field in the Black Sea.
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OIL & GAS
FID on Romania's Neptun gas field development now set for Q1 2022: OMV
A final investment decision on the Neptun gas field is now set to be taken in the first quarter of 2022.

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