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Final Conference Programme

Day 1, Thursday, 8 June 2023 @ Sipadan Hall 1, Level 4
Anchor 1

Ballroom 1, Level 1, Magellan Sutera Resort

07:30 AM


08:30 AM


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05:30 PM

05:30 PM -

06:45 PM


07:00 PM -

11:00 PM

Registration of Delegates

Arrival of Speakers and Members of the Press

Arrival of Invited Guests

Arrival of VVIPs

Arrival of Guest of Honour, The Right Honourable Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Hajiji Haji Noor

Chief Minister of Sabah 

Welcoming Address by:

Dolly Jimayol, EMBA, CEM

Organising Chairperson

Project Director, Midas Events Management

Opening Address by:

Guest of Honour,The Right Honourable Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Hajiji Haji Noor

Chief Minister of Sabah


  • MOU Signing between Eternity Mode Sdn Bhd & MPC Future Co. Ltd, Thailand

  • MOU Signing between Eternity Mode Sdn Bhd & University Malaysia Sabah

  • PETRA Energy Bhd in collaboration with Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC), for Anti-Corruption Awareness at schools in Sabah

Keynote Address:  

Overview of the Oil, Gas & Energy Industry

Ir Mohamed Firouz Asnan

Senior Vice President, Malaysia Petroleum Management


Morning Break, Networking, Exhibition Tour by Guest of Honour

Paper 1:

How can National Energy Policy (NEP) transform the Malaysian Energy Landscape especially in new growth areas that will benefit Industry Players?


Dr Afiza binti Idris 

Director, Energy Division

Economic Planning Unit

the Prime Minister's Department

Paper 2:

Opportunities & Challenges in the Upstream Business: Deep Water, Marginal and Sour Gas Fields


Norizah Othman

General Manager, Malaysia Projects

Shell Malaysia


Lunch, Networking and Visit Exhibition


Plenary Session 1: 

Energy Security & Sustainability in Oil, Gas & Energy Industry


Ts Anwarudin Saidu Mohamed

Executive Director & Chief Technology Officer

Reservoir Link Energy Berhad

Panel Speakers:

Dato' Anthony Bujang

Executive Director/Group Chief Executive Officer

PETRA Energy Group

Ramanrao Abdullah

Group Chief Executive Officer


Meng Keong (MK) Lee

Managing Director of East Asia


Dr Patricia Seevam

General Manager, Transformation and Energy Transition

Shell Malaysia

Technical Forum by SPE KLS:

The New Horizon: A Comprehensive Outlook towards the Energy Transition


Ts Anwarudin Saidu Mohamed

Executive Director & Chief Technology Officer

Reservoir Link Energy Berhad

Panel Speakers:

Andreas Nilssen Skorpen

Project Manager

Rystad Energy

Abdul Aziz Othman


Malaysian Gas Association

Ir. Ts. Mohd Yaakob Bin Hj Jaafar

Chief Executive Officer

Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd


Afternoon Break, Networking


Plenary Session 2:

Clean Energy Solutions: Opportunities in the Energy Transition


Julian Taylor

Managing Director, International Operations

University of Strathclyde


Emry Hisham Bin Yusoff

Head, Carbon Management



Ahmad Fairuz Yahaya

Managing Director

EXS Synergy Sdn Bhd

Viswanath Balasubramaniyan

Project Sales Manager


Ir. Ts. Daniel Tay 

CCS Technical Specialist


End of Session, Visit Exhibition 

EIC - SOGCE Networking Cocktail at SOGCE Networking Lounge, Level 2, Kinabatangan Hall 1 (By Invitation)


SOGCE Welcome Dinner at Five Sails, Level 1, The Magellan Sutera Hotel, Hosted by MEM (For Speakers, Moderators, Conference Delegates, Invited Guests, in an informal setting).  


Day 2, Friday, 9 June 2023 @ Sipadan Hall 1, Level 4
Anchor 2

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05:15 PM

Arrival of Speakers & Delegates


Keynote Address: 

Datuk Harun Ismail, JP

Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer

Sabah Oil & Gas Development Corporation (SOGDC)

Paper 3:

OGSE -  The Backbone of Malaysia’s Nation Building and Its Importance in The Overall  Energy Ecosystem


Ts Syed Saggaf Syed Ahmad


Malaysian Oil, Gas & Energy Services Council (MOGSC)

Morning Break, Networking


Plenary Session 3:

ESG: How it applies to the Oil, Gas & Energy Industry and Why it matters?


Ts. Faiz Latip

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Semarak Training

Panel Speakers:

Edey Suresh

Johor State Director

United Nations Global Compact Network Malaysia & Brunei 

Masayu Husain

Head of Governance, Planning & Performance of Corporate Sustainability


Nor Asmah Mohd Noor

Senior Manager, Corporate Strategy & Research

Malaysia Petroleum Resources Corporation 


Plenary Session 4:

OGSE Positioning & Securing New Opportunities amidst Energy Transition



Dr Rafiq Idris


Vice Chancellor of University College Sabah Foundation (UCSF)

Panel Speakers:  

Gesiri Gambung 

Chief Executive Officer

Eternity Mode Sdn Bhd

Sharifah Zaida Nurlisha Syed Ibrahim

Chief Executive Officer

MMC Oil & Gas Engineering Sdn Bhd

Benjamin Nair

Managing Director

KASI (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd


Jesselton Jason James

Managing Director

Secov Engineering Sdn Bhd


Lunch, Networking, Visit Exhibition


Paper 4:

Bursa Carbon Exchange: Accelerating a Net Zero Future


Ts. Amir Hisham Albakri

Head of Business Development, Innoveam Sdn Bhd


Dr Wei-nee Chen

Executive VP/Head of Carbon Market

Bursa Malaysia Berhad   

Paper 5:

Opportunities for Methane Reduction in the O&G Sector in support of Malaysia's Climate Goals


Ts. Amir Hisham Albakri

Head of Business Development, Innoveam Sdn Bhd


Dr Helena Varkkey (PhD Sydney) 

Associate Professor, Department of International & Strategic Studies, University of Malaya

Deputy Dean (Research), Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, University of Malaya

Paper 6:  

Power to Gas Concept/Solutions for Optimized H2-Electrolysis

Markus Klein

Senior Manager Business Development  - Actuators

Machinenfabrik Reinhausen, Germany


Paper 7 : 

ESG & Insurance : Through the Looking Glass.


Abdul Halim Jantan 

Fellowship of The Malaysian Insurance Institute, Certified Risk Practitioner

Sterling Group

Afternoon Break, Networking


Conversation with Special Guest


Dato' Paduka Ts. Udani bin Dato' Seri Mohamed Daud

Group Executive Chairman, MaxEnergy Group

Special Guest

The Honourable Datuk Seri Panglima Masidi Manjun 

Minister of Finance / Chairman SMJ Sdn Bhd


End of Session and Visit Exhibition



(Under Individual Paper, with exception of Keynote Speakers, each Speaker is given maximum 25 minutes speaking time-slots using PowerPoint and 5 minutes Q & A)



(Under Panel Session, each Panelist is given 10 minutes sharing or using PowerPoint of his or her perspective and 30 minutes overall Moderator-curated question directed to Panelists and Questions from audience directed to Panelists plus Summary and TQ/Administrative Remarks)



(9.00AM - 6.00PM Admission to the Exhibition is complimentary and open to trade visitors, professionals and students from 16 years old and above only.)

Day 3, Saturday, 10 June 2022 - SOGCE Networking Golf
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