The ONS Conference presents the biggest names in the business – so you can get global perspectives from the people with the best insight and the power to influence the future. Chair of the Conference Committee, John Knight, EVP at Statoil, shares his thoughts on the programme.
Wintershall Chairman Mario Mehren to speak at ONS 2016
Wintershall is a company with great interests in Russian gas. Why? Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Wintershall, Mario Mehren, says it is more cost effective and less damaging to the climate than LNG. This is one of the topics Mehren will be sharing his thoughts on at the ONS Conference.
Eldar Sætre will address the main theme of ONS 2016, Transition, during the Opening Ceremony. Although the industry will experience significant changes in the future, Sætre sees them as opportunities, not threats. What he believes to be crucial, though, is to continue to recruit the brightest young minds to the energy industry.
The theme for ONS 2016 was Transition, and was the inspiration for the ONS Artist for 2016, Marit Victoria Wulff Andreassen. Her artwork was displayed outdoors in the festival area in the harbour of Stavanger.
The exhibition area is filling up with interesting companies – but we still have room for more exhibitors. Have a look at the exhibitors in Hall 2 – and see if you would like to join them. Only one stand available!
Daniel Yergin is a leading authority on energy, geopolitics, and the global economy, bestselling author, and a winner of the Pulitzer Prize. He is Vice Chairman of IHS and founder of IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates.
Lord Browne of Madingley is Executive Chairman of L1 Energy, an international business investing in energy. At ONS 2016 Lord Brown will present views on the Norwegian Continental Shelf from a global perspective.
Schlumberger’s Catherine MacGregor to speak at ONS 2016
Catherine MacGregor is President of Schlumberger for Europe and Africa. She will participate in a conference session at ONS 2016 addressing global energy projects and activities in main oil and gas regions.