II “Ukrainian Gas Investment Forum”, focused on investments in the Ukrainian gas sector, will be held on March 23, 2017 in Kyiv. Forum Organizer – A7 CONFERENCES, Co-organizer – International law firm Dentons, Strategic Partner – Association of Gas Producers of Ukraine, Energy Partner – DTEK, Partner – ENGIE, Partner – Arab Energy AllianceUA, Partner - Regional Gas Company, Official Carrier – Turkish Airlines, Investment Partner – A7 CAPITAL.
Forum for the second time will become a communication platform for open public debate and will bring together key players of the Ukrainian gas sector, international financial institutions, professional associations, foreign embassies and major media to discuss the current situation and prospects of the sector and the transition to a new level of the gas market development.
The relevance of the conference is due to the ongoing development and growth of the gas market of Ukraine which will open the key themes of the event such as strategy of gas production development in the context of energy security of Ukraine, recent reforms and their effects, changes in legislation and the benefits they offer for Ukrainian companies and international partners, key aspects of the production and sale of gas in Ukraine, investment opportunities and financing of the sector and others.
Participants will have a unique opportunity to expand the network of international partners, to exchange ideas and experiences during personal meetings with potential institutional and private investors, and communicate with colleagues in the course of the formal and informal parts of the event.
Among the Forum speakers are: Igor Nasalyk, Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine: Andriy Kobolev, Chairman of the Board, Naftogaz, Oleg Prokhorenko, Chairman of the Board, UkrGasVydobuvannya; Oleksandr Musienko, Chairman of the Board, Uman Gas; Aleksander Gorbunenko, Chief Financial Officer, Ukrainian Operations, Burisma; Maksym Sysoiev, Senior Associate, Dentons Kyiv, Co-Chair of the European Business Association’s (EBA) Fuel & Energy Committee; Sergiy Makogon, Executive Director, Ukrtransgaz; Nataliya Katser-Buchkovska, Head of Sustainable Development, Strategy and Investment Subcommittee, Committee on Fuel and Energy Complex, Nuclear Policy and Nuclear Safety, Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine; Policy and Nuclear Safety, Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine; Olga Bielkova, Deputy Head of the Parliamentary Committee on Fuel and Energy Complex, Nuclear Policy and Nuclear Safety, Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, Alastair McBain, Chief Executive Officer, Arawak Energy; Willem Coppoolse, Head of Illiquid Markets Origination, Global Energy Management; Country Manager Ukraine, ENGIE and others.
General TV Partner – News One, General Information Partner – RBC Ukraine, General Radio Partner – Radio Golos Stolitsy, Exclusive Business Media Partner – “Business” newspaper, Exclusive Media Partner – LigaBusinessInform, media partners: weekly magazine “Energobusiness”, InVenture, Kyiv Post, Industry in focus, The Ukrainian Journal of Business Law, Energy Oil&Gas, Global Ukraine, 104.ua, Easy Business, The Ukrainian Times, Petrofinder, HUBs, DiXi Group, OilNews, Cedigaz, Journal “Equipment and tools for professionals”, Nefterynok, Apostrophe, Terminal, EUEA. Supporet by: ACC, EBA, BUCC, Ukrainian Energy Exchange, BIOWATT, Association of Bioenergy Structures, Association of Gas Traders of Ukraine, Energy Research Center.
The program and additional information can be found here
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Forum venue: Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv, 1 Naberezhno-Khreshatytska Str., Kyiv, Ukraine
Participation fees: for gas companies and investors (limited places) – 2 500,00 UAH; for non-profile companies – 7 700,00 UAH; for embassies, government institutions and media – free of charge (after confirmation). Participation is only for C-suite level representatives only. Ukrainian companies have a unique chance to include the investment project into the catalogue on free of charge basis at invest.in.ua