20 - 21 June, 2018
Equarius Hotel, Singapore

Conference Day Two – Thursday, 21 June 2018

8:00 am - 9:00 am Morning Refreshment and Registration

9:00 am - 9:10 am Opening Remarks from Chairperson

Tony Regan - Managing Director DataFusion Associates
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Tony Regan

Managing Director
DataFusion Associates

Re-defining FSRU Project Development & Execution Strategies

9:10 am - 9:50 am Defining critical measures to deliver FSRU projects on-time and on-budget

Shinsuke Umada - General Manager, FSRU & LNG Solutions MOL (Asia Oceania)
  • The mission to deliver FSRU projects on-time and on-budget – What is needed and how do we get there?
  • Practicing value engineering and front-loading to actualise FSRU projects
  • Managing stakeholder expectations to maintain a cost-effective CAPEX and OPEX model
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Shinsuke Umada

General Manager, FSRU & LNG Solutions
MOL (Asia Oceania)

9:50 am - 10:20 am Discussing the impact of flexible import infrastructure on global LNG demand and supply

Abache Abreu - Senior Editor, LNG News & Analysis, Asia-Pacific and Middle East Platts
  • Reviewing market activities shaping the demand and supply of LNG
  • Understanding how flexible import infrastructure reduces costs and time of entry for new LNG buyers
  • Balancing global markets, absorbing new supply volumes and supporting spot LNG prices
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Abache Abreu

Senior Editor, LNG News & Analysis, Asia-Pacific and Middle East
Platts

10:10 am - 10:40 am Defining critical measures to deliver FSRU projects on-time and on-budget

Shinsuke Umada - General Manager, FSRU & LNG Solutions MOL (Asia Oceania)
  • The mission to deliver FSRU projects on-time and on-budget – What is needed and how do we get there?
  • Practicing value engineering and front-loading to actualise FSRU projects
  • Managing stakeholder expectations to maintain a cost-effective CAPEX and OPEX model
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Shinsuke Umada

General Manager, FSRU & LNG Solutions
MOL (Asia Oceania)

10:20 am - 10:40 am Group Networking Session

10:40 am - 11:10 am Morning Break

11:10 am - 11:50 am Assessing the feasibility of end-to-end FSRU value chain integration

Suryan Wirya-Simunovic - Executive Vice President Golar LNG Limited
·         Providing an end-to-end solution for FSRU projects
·         Weighing the pros and cons of embarking on end-to-end solutions for FSRU projects
·         Identifying the most cost effective steps involved in implementing end-to-end solutions

Suryan Wirya-Simunovic

Executive Vice President
Golar LNG Limited

11:50 am - 12:30 pm Shipyard Case Study: Project & Operational Considerations for FSRUs

Lee Woon Woo - Manager, FLNG Department Hyundai Heavy Industries
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Lee Woon Woo

Manager, FLNG Department
Hyundai Heavy Industries

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Networking Lunch

Embracing Alternative Financing & Risk Models for FSRU Projects

1:30 pm - 2:10 pm Determining the bankability of FSRU projects – What keeps Project Financiers awake at night?

Shiv Sivarajah - Director of Natural Resources ING Bank Asia
  • Discussing new and innovative strategies to make your project “bankable”
  • Understanding the risks each FSRU project stakeholder is prepared to take and knowing how it all links to FSRU project bankability
  • Demonstrating how financiers calculate project risks involved in investments
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Shiv Sivarajah

Director of Natural Resources
ING Bank Asia

  • Assessing the investment appetite for FSRU projects in the changing LNG market
  • Analysing current and emerging innovative schemes, and alternative funding models – Are we approaching financing the right way? Which models are most conducive?
  • Grasping the advantages and disadvantages of the alternative financing options
  • Avoiding major “deal-breakers” in projects 
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Shiv Sivarajah

Director of Natural Resources
ING Bank Asia

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Siddhartha Shrivastava

Head of Natural Resources, Investment Banking Asia
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

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Dindo Abueg

Co-Head of Project Finance, Asia Pacific
Korea Development Bank

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Gwenael Delattre

Director, Shipping & Offshore Finance
Societe Generale

2:50 pm - 3:20 pm Afternoon Break

Envisioning the Future of FSRUs

3:20 pm - 3:50 pm Evaluating the feasibility of small-scale FSRUs in meeting Asia’s LNG demand

Kelvin Li - Transaction Services Lead – SEA & China Advisian
  • Reviewing the potential of small-scale FSRUs – When are small-scale FSRUs relevant for the market?
  • Making small-scale FSRU project economics work
  • Discussing the applications of small-scale FSRUs and how they will fit the marketplace
  • Overcoming challenges in developing small scale FSRUs in emerging markets 
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Kelvin Li

Transaction Services Lead – SEA & China
Advisian

3:50 pm - 4:20 pm Moving away from ready-made vessels towards “bespoke” FSRUs to meet growing demand

  • Meeting the changing customer requirements to provide customised solutions for the fields
  • Balancing costs, quality and safety features in customised FSRUs
  • Standardisation vs Customisation – Which is more relevant for the current FSRU market climate?

4:20 pm - 4:30 pm Closing Remarks from Chairperson

4:30 pm - 4:35 pm End of Conference