Summit Day One: Friday 21 September 2012

14:00 Check-In in LAICO HOTEL Hammamet

17:00 Registration

We kindly ask you to reach our stand in the lobby to take your personnel badge and Summit collateral that includes Summit program and catalogue.

Opening ceremony:

18:00 Welcome Addresses & TOG Summit Opening

Mr. Rachid BEN DALY, General Manager “DGE”
Mr. Reinhard OSWALD, General Manager “OMV”
Mr. Belgacem CHARIAG, President “Baker Hughes Eastern Hemisphere Operations”

18:10 Keynote Session 1: Tunisia Strategy for the Energy Sector

18:40 Presentation of Summit Agenda

19:00 Opening of the Exhibition & Cocktail

20:00 Welcome Gala Dinner

An opportunity for introduction, meeting and networking in a relaxing environment

Summit Day Two: Saturday 22 September 2012

08:00 Breakfast

09:35 Keynote Session 2: Unconventional Shale Gas Development

Mr. Travis STEPHENSON, Vice President “STORM Ventures”
Mr. Ridha HAMMAMI, Operations and Production Manager “ ETAP”

Topic 2-1: Shale Exploration Methodology & Workflow

Speaker: Mr. Arshad WAHEED, MENA Production Enhancement Technical Manager « Halliburton »
Abstract: Exploration for shales has become an integral part of many operators’ processes in the North Americam shale boom. Read More…

Topic 2-2: Fracking for Shale Gas & Shale Oil Worldwide

Speaker: Dr. Vasili NICOLETOPOULOS, General Manager “Natural Resources GP”
Abstract: Hydraulic fracturing [fracking] is a well-stimulation process used to maximize the extraction of underground resources, including oil, natural gas [conventional or unconventional], geothermal energy, and even water. Read More…

11:00 Coffee Break Served in the Exhibition Area

11:15 Keynote Session 3: Drilling & Well Interventions

Mr. Faycel KHROUF, General Manager “TPS”
Ms. Marina BIANCONE, Exploration Manager “ENI”

Topic 3-1: Introducing KYMERA™ Hybrid Technology in North Africa to Solve Surface Hole Drillability Problems

Speaker : Mr. Enis ALIKO, Drill Bit Systems Manager “Baker Hughes”
Abstract: A major oil company started a drilling campaign onshore Tunisia to appraise and develop its field in the South Tunisia area. Read More…

Topic 3-2: Rig-less Investigation and Catenary Well Intervention for BG Tunisia in 2011

Speaker : Mr. Nizar RAHMANI, Coiled Tubing Field Engineer “Schlumberger”
Abstract: The challenges: declining production in a high temperature, high H2S and CO2, complex and deviated well in combination with the need to keep the solution and operations economically viable. Read More…

Topic 3-3:  Horizontal Multistage Hydraulic Fracturing in Tunisia

Speaker : Mr. Reda TARABET, Tunisia Fracturing Business Development Manager “Schlumberger”
Abstract: For the last two decades horizontal and multilateral wells have grown in such manner to become a significant key in field development and production enhancement. Read More…

12:45 Lunch

14:00 Keynote Session 4: Reservoir Evaluation & Stimulation

Mr. David DONALDSON, Vice President Development “BG”
Mr. Taoufik BOUFARES, International Activity Manager “ETAP”

Topic 4-1: Pressure Coring, New Tools for New Challenges

Speaker : Mr. Halim LICHIHEB, Operations Assistant “Corpro”
Abstract: Determining accurate gas volumes, content and deliverability, are critical when attempting to assess the economics of an unconventional gas play. Read More…

Topic 4-2: Wireline Evaluation Techniques – Reducing Data Uncertainties in Unconventional Tights and Evaluation

Speaker : Mr. Ahmed MOGE ALI, North Africa Reservoir Domain Champion “Schlumberger”
Abstract: The Cambro-Ordovician sandstones of North Africa hold large proven hydrocarbon reserves.Read More…

15:00 Keynote Session 5: Improvement in Oil & Gas Development

Mr. Jamil HAMZA, Deputy General Manager “ECUMED_MARETAP”
Mr. Peter HAZELDINE, Joint Ventures Manager “NZOG”

Topic 5-1: ESP Technologies into Hard Environments

Speaker : Mr. Jean-François MÉVEL, Region Manager Artificial Lift “Baker Hughes”
Abstract: Electrical Submersible Pump (ESP) is an important artificial lift method commonly used in mature fields for medium to high flow rate wells where gas can be present in solution or from a gas cap.Read More…

Topic 5-2: Coiled Tubing Electro Submersible Pumps in Offshore Environment

Speaker : Mr. Chahine BAHRI, Production Technology Team Leader “BG”
Abstract: the presentation will be focusing on mainly the design aspect, equipment to be used and the issues and challenges we faced from operational stand points.

Topic 5-3: Advances on Inflow Control Devices (ICDs) Associated with Enhanced Oil Recovery

Speaker :Mr. Bernardo MALDONADO, C&P Operations Director “Baker Hughes”

16:30 Coffee Break Served in the Exhibition Area

16:40 Keynote Session 6: Health, Security & Environment Management

Mr. David MONACHELLO, President « Winstar Resources »
Mr. Lotfi KAHOUACH, General Manager “SEREPT”

Topic 6-1: HSSE Management Process

Speaker : Mr. Hassen HAJ KACEM, HSEQ Project Manager “SEREPT”
Abstract: Many organisations today have realised that it is necessary to adopt a structured and proven approach to the management of Health, Safety, Security and Environment risks.Read More…

Topic 6-2: Improvement of HSE Culture

Speaker : Mr. Mongi DAOUD, General Manager “AMAL”
Abstract: The best approach to enhance HSE culture in Tunisia Petroleum industry is to adopt a prevention rather than cure philosophy.Read More…

19:30 Dinner

Summit Day Three: Sunday 23 September 2012

08:00 Breakfast

09:00 Keynote Session 7: New Development Projects in Tunisia

Mr. Mongi AZOUZ, Deputy General Manager “TPS”
Mr. Campanati MATTIA, Operations Director “ENI”

Topic 7-1: Nawara Development Project

Speaker: Mr. Christian ENZENDORFER, Development Manager Nawara “OMV”
Abstract: The presentation will give an overview about the holistic project management approach taken to optimise the field development concept. Read More…

Topic 7-2: Offshore OUDNA Field Development Challenges

Speaker: Mr. Slaheddine ABDELMOUMEN, HSE & Subsea World Manager “Lundin Tunisia”
Abstract: The Oudna Field is located offshore Tunisia approximately 80 km north east of Sousse and lies in approximately 300 m of water. Read More…

10:15 Coffee Break Served in the Exhibition area

10:30 Keynote Session 8:  Legislation, Laws & Fiscal Regimes

Mr. Ezzedine KHALFALAH, President “ATPG“
Mrs. Radhia BEN JEMIA, Assets Manager “OMV”

Topic 8-1: Upstream Legal and Fiscal Terms in Tunisia

Speaker: Mr. AKIL ZAIMI, Planning Project Manager, « Medex Petroleum »

  • An overview of the Tunisian Hydrocarbon Code for upstream activities
  • Some practical guidelines for preparing an economic model
  • A comparison of the Tunisian fiscal terms with other countries
  • Explaining Environmental & Energy Resource Legislation & Policies Related To Unconventional Resources & Development.
Topic 8-2: Overview of the Petroleum Fiscal Landscape in Tunisia

Speaker:  Mr. Sofien GAIED, Accounting Manager “OMV”
Abstract: This topic will include 3 units:

  • Acquiring mineral rights in Tunisia: issues addressed relate the the different means by which mineral rights are acquired in Tunisia, i.e. Prospecting Authorization, Prospecting Permit, Exploration Permit, Exploitation Concession and PSAs.
  • Overview of the fiscal regimes applicable to upstream activities in Tunisia.
  • Fiscal incentives applicable to upstream activities in Tunisia.
11:45 Keynote Session 9:  Renewable Energy

Mr. Reinhard OSWALD, General Manager “OMV”
Mr. Hammouda BOUBAKER, Central Director “ETAP”

Topic 9-1: The Energy of Future and the Place of Renewables

Speaker: Mr. Ezzedine KHALFALLAH, President “ATPG”

12:10 Closing Remarks & Discussion

Awards Ceremony

13:30 Lunch & Close of the TOGS

TOG Summit wishes all delegates fruitful work and success and is certain that The 2nd TOGS 2012 will provide an excellent platform for the establishment of mutually beneficial relationships and business contacts.

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