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March 20, 2018
9 am - 4:15 pm

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Grand Hyatt Manila, Philippines

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S&P Global Platts

Do you need insights into the oil, LNG, coal or biofuel markets? Join us in for Platts Philippines Energy Forum in Manila on March 20, 2018.

Hear first-hand from our market specialists as they delve on current trends like the major energy deficit that ASEAN faces. Providing valuable insights and an opportunity to network, Platts Philippines Energy Forum is a great chance to stay informed and connect with our specialists and your industry peers.

Simply fill out the registration form on the right to secure your place at this free event. We hope to see you there.


9 am

Registration & Networking

9:30 am

Keynote Presentation

10 am

Changes in the global crude market and the impact on Asia

Sebastian Lewis,
Content Director, Greater China, S&P Global Platts

10:30 am

Industry Spotlight Presentation

Henry Albert Fadullon,
COO, Phoenix Petroleum Philippines

11 am

Networking coffee break

11:15 am

Key developments in Asia crude oil markets

  • Changing arbitrage flows into Asia and its impact on the region
  • Changes in the refining landscape within Asia
  • Changes in China and India's crude intake

Ada Taib,
Managing Editor, Crude Oil, S&P Global Platts

12 pm

Panel Discussion

12:30 pm

Networking lunch

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1:45 pm

Rough road ahead for transportation fuels?

  • Changes in the refining landscape within Asia
  • Asia's push towards cleaner fuels and its impact
  • The impact of EV's

Dex Wang,
Editor, Regional Oil Markets Development, S&P Global Platts

2:15 pm

Managing oil & gas price risks in the Philippines

  • Do the Philippines face oil & gas price risks?
  • How to manage oil & gas price exposures?
  • What ingredients make price risk management effective?

Wu Tuck Leong,
Manager Commodity Risk Solutions, S&P Global Platts

2:45 pm

Coffee break

3 pm

Regional LNG outlook

  • Status of, and drivers behind, current global LNG supply/demand/prices
  • Outlook for the LNG supply ramp-up, its unique characteristics and global/ASEAN implications
  • Which LNG markets, including ASEAN, will absorb the ongoing LNG supply ramp-up, and why

Jeff Moore,
Manager LNG Analytics, S&P Global Platts

3:30 pm

ASEAN's role in the fast-evolving global LNG market

  • Increasing commoditization of global LNG's pricing and non-pricing characteristics
  • ASEAN's journey towards a net LNG importing region
  • Infrastructure development and transparent pricing facilitates ASEAN LNG growth

Edwin Loh,
Editor, Asian LNG Markets, S&P Global Platts

1:45 pm

The ASEAN energy mix – What will 2018 hold?

  • The influence of India and China on seaborne thermal coal prices
  • Will the push for cleaner energy impact thermal coal usage in ASEAN?
  • ASEAN utilities procurement strategies and likely impact on coal prices
  • Australia or Indonesia – who stands to benefit the most from growing coal demand in the Philippines?

Deepak Kannan,
Managing Editor, Asia Coal, S&P Global Platts

2:45 pm

Coffee break

3 pm

Philippines ethanol market – At the center of Asian tradeflows

  • Asian fuel ethanol spot trade update
  • Fuel ethanol price referencing: US or Philippines
  • China to dominate fuel ethanol pricing again?
  • Platts tendering system and methodology update

Andrei Agapi,
Managing Editor, Agriculture, S&P Global Platts

Agenda subject to change


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