29 NOV - 1 DEC 2021

Master Class

29 NOVEMBER
Pre-Conference – Master Class A | Green Hydrogen Fundamental

09:30 AM Registration & Networking
10:00 AM Master Class A: Green Hydrogen Fundamentals
Chinnan Dikwal , Advisory Lead, Energy Transition EMEA, KBR
12:00 noon Master class end
1. Hydrogen Energy Basics
  • Physical and chemical properties of hydrogen
  • Types (colors of hydrogen)
2. Hydrogen advantages and uses
  • Merits and demerits
  • Green hydrogen applications
  • Industry
  • Transport
  • Power
3. Green Hydrogen Production
  • Technology
  • Cost estimates and future forecast
4. Green Hydrogen at Scale
  • Developments around the world
  • Developments in Middle east and key areas to watch
  • Regulation/policy Infrastructure needs
5. Opportunities
  • Market opportunities (around the world and in the Middle East)
6. Policy framework needed to bridge infrastructure gap

29 NOVEMBER
Pre-Conference – Master Class B | Green Hydrogen Projects Bankability

12:30 PM Registration & Networking
13:00 PM Master Class B: Green Hydrogen Projects Bankability
Lionel Rabin, Managing Director, Haltiqa
15:00 PM Master class end

Agenda

30 NOVEMBER
Conference – Day one | Session one - Opening

08:30 AM Registration & Networking
09:00 AM Opening Remarks by the Organizer
09:05 AM Keynote speaker
H.E. Salim Bin Nasser Al Aufi, Undersecretary, Ministry of Energy & Minerals
09:25 AM Hydrogen economy – Role of foreign investments in supporting Oman’s steps
H.E. Shaikh Humaid bin Ali al Ma’ani
Head of Global Affairs Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

30 NOVEMBER
Conference – Day one | Session one - Oman's National Strategy for Green Hydrogen

09:40 AM Oman's National Hydrogen Strategy: Towards a Green Economy
Dr. Abdullah al Abri – Head of Energy Renewal, Petroleum Development Oman
10:00 AM Executive Panel Discussion
Moderator: Imed Derouiche
Panel members
H.E. Salim Bin Nasser Al Aufi - Undersecretary, Ministry of Energy & Minerals
Steve Phimister, Managing Director - Petroleum Development Oman
Dr. Salim Al Huthaili, CEO – Alternative Energy, OQ
Walid Hadi, Chairman, Oman Shell
Hamed Al Naamani, Oman LNG
11:00 AM Business alliances & coalitions
International approach: Holger Lösch, Deputy Director General, Federation of German Industries (BDI) – German Australian Alliance
Domestic approach: Hamed Al Naamani, Oman LNG, National Hydrogen Alliance “Hy Fly”
11:30 AM Coffee Break

30 NOVEMBER
Conference – Day one | Session two - Oman’s Current Development & Future Projects

12:30 PM Overview of green hydrogen projects in Oman
Dr. Khalil al Hanashi, Energy Technology Lead , Energy Renewal Unit – Petroleum Development Oman
12:45 PM Hydrogen: A decarbonization Enabler in PDO
Dr. Zakiya Al-Azri , Corporate R&D Advisor, Petroleum Development Oman
13:00 PM 25 GW Green fuels mega project
Ahmed Al Rawas, GEO Project Manager , OQ Alternative Energy
13:15 PM Hyport Duqm Project
Anwar Al Battashi, Hyport Duqm Project Lead, OQ Alternative Energy
Jean-Baptiste De Cuyper, Hyport Duqm Project Lead, DEME Concessions
13:30 PM Integrating Green Hydrogen in Sohar Port – Why innovation matters
Tom Costa, Program Manager Energy & Industry, Port of Sohar
13:45 PM SalalaH2 green ammonia project
Juman Al-Saqlawi, Alternative Energy at OQ
Rodolphe KOTLIAR, Senior Business Development Director, Linde Clean Energy
14:00 PM Lunch Break

30 NOVEMBER
Conference – Day one | Session three - International Partnerships and Investment Opportunities

15:00 PM Oman/German Cooperation Potential – Technologies for Energy Transition and future green hydrogen demand
Ellen von Zitzewitz, BMWi, Deputy Director, International Energy Policy, Federal Ministry for the Economic Affairs and Energy
15:15 PM Clean Energy Finance and Investment
Yukari Hino, director of hydrogen and fuel cell strategy, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy of Japan
15:30 PM Green Hydrogen Market ramp up options – Industrial project proposals.
Olav Carlsen, Founder & CFO - Hydrogen Rise
15:45 PM The role of green hydrogen international trade to reach the 1.5 C climate target
Emanuele Taibi, Lead - Power Sector Transformation Strategies, IRENA
16:00 PM Green Hydrogen - International partnerships and investment opportunities
Dr. Sunita Satyapal, Director, Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies Office, U.S. Department of Energy
16:15 PM Current Status of Korea’s hydrogen policy and international cooperation plan
Ok Heon Lee, Director of Hydrogen Economy Policy Division, Ministry of Trade Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea
Executive panel discussion
Moderator: To be confirmed
Panel members:
Ellen von Zitzewitz, BMWi, Deputy Director, International Energy Policy, Federal Ministry for the Economic Affairs and Energy
16:30 PM Martijn Coopman, Program Manager International Hydrogen Supplychains, Havenbedrijf Rotterdam N.V.
Olav Carlsen, Founder & CFO - Hydrogen Rise
Emanuele Taibi, Lead - Power Sector Transformation Strategies, IRENA
Ok Heon Lee, Director of Hydrogen Economy Policy Division, Ministry of Trade Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea
Tim Gould, Chief Energy Economist at International Energy Agency (IEA)
Mansur Zhakupov, Vice President Hydrogen, TotalEnergies
16:45 PM End of Day one

01 DECEMBER
Conference – Day two | Session four - Learnings from regional and international projects

08:30 AM Registration and networking
09:00 AM OPENING REMARKS – TECHNICAL COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN
09:05 AM Green Hydrogen transportation Alexander Saverys, Chief Executive Officer, CMB
09:20 AM Duqm: Building a cluster for Green Hydrogen
Reggy Vermeulen, Chief Executive Officer, Port of Duqm
09:35 AM TotalEnergies hydrogen ambition
Mansur Zhakupov, Vice President Hydrogen, TotalEnergies
09:50 AM The way to a Hydrogen Market in 2050: Boosts and Barriers
Dr. Hans Dieter Hermes, Vice President, Clean Hydrogen, Worley
10:05 AM Scaling up hydrogen supply - Shell's portfolio and case study
Ruben van Grinsven, Integrated Hydrogen Projects Manager, Shell
10:20 AM Establishing a Viable Hydrogen Economy
Emmanouil Kakaras, Executive Vice President NEXT Energy Business, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
10:35 AM Risk management in uncertain environments
Marischa van Zantvoort, CEO, Magnifor Consulting
10:50 AM Questions
11:15 AM Break

01 DECEMBER
Conference – Day two | Session five - Green Hydrogen latest trends and advancements

11:40 AM Low Carb Hydrogen - The role of certification, regulations and standards for international market access”
Dipl.-Ing. Reiner Block, CEO Division Industry Service, TÜV SÜD AG
11:55 AM Global Green Hydrogen Certification – Monitoring and Certification of green Hydrogen and Derivates
Dr. Uwe Albrecht, Managing Director, Ludwig-Bölkow-Systemtechnik
12:10 PM Ensuring sustainability, availability and profitability through energy management
Axel Haller, Global Segment Manager Specialty Chemical, ABB – Process Automation, Energy Industries
12:25 PM PEM Electrolyser – An overview
Agnel Cheruvathoor, General Manager Proposals, Siemens Energy
12:40 PM Carbon-free production of hydrogen from hypo-chlorination process
Lionel Rabin, Managing Director, Haltiqa
12:55 PM Renewable Energy Transport Technologies – Status and Projects
Matthias Schimmel, Managing Consultant, Guidehouse
13:10 PM Questions
13:40 PM Lunch

01 DECEMBER
Conference – Day two | Session six - Regional outlook

15:00 PM Upscaling energy transition plans in the region – Identify and overcome the gaps
Dr. Jauad El Kharraz, Executive Director, The Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)
15:15 PM The Challenges of delivering A large scale green hydrogen Project
Jonathan Carpenter, Vice President - New Energy Services, Petrofac
15:30 PM Salalah Free Zone| Ideal location for Green Hydrogen Projects
Ahmed Tabook, Commercial director, Free Zones\Salalah
15:45 PM Green Hydrogen | Journey & Challenges
Dr. Fahd Hashiesh, Group VP - Global "Hydrogen" Business Leader, Hitachi Energy
16:00 PM Green Hydrogen – An Opportunity Today in Middle East Region to Decarbonize Gas Turbine Power Plants and Offer Grid Scale Energy Storage for Renewables
Khalid Oumejjoud , Managing Director, PSM Thomassen Gulf
16:15 PM Questions
16:45 PM End of day two and conference closing