Middle East: Saudi Arabia / Kuwait

Hall 1, Lysefjorden B

Chair: Werner Karlsson, Regional Director, Norwegian Energy Partners
Co-Chair: Nasrollah Gharesifard, Senior Advisor Middle East, Norwegian Energy Partners

13:30 Welcome
Werner Karlsson, Director, Norwegian Energy Partners

13:40 NORWEP – My 18 years in Saudi – lessons learned to build a successful business, – opportunities and way forward
Mr Osama Kamal, Country Manager Saudi Arabia, Norwegian Energy Partners

14:10 New local content requirements and supplier relations
Hugo Houtenbos, Strategic Sourcing Analyst, Aramco Overseas

14:40 Networking break

15:00 Strategies and way forward
Wafaa Al-Za’Abi, Managing Director Planning & Finance, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation

15:30 KUFPEC’s presence in Norway and its future
Tareq Ebrahim, Manager Europe, Middle East & Africa Region, KUFPEC

16:00 End of session