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UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum

Moving Forward with Iraq’s Oil & Gas Mega Project Landscape: Infrastructure, Technologies & Procurement Conference & Exhibition 1 - 3 October, 2012 | Madinat Jumeirah | Dubai | UAE

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Unleashing Oil & Gas Opportunities from Across the Value Chain

The third Iraq Mega Projects Conference and Exhibition will take place in Dubai, the Middle East’s oil and gas business hub. Iraq Mega Projects will bring together stakeholders from across the value chain, to identify project and infrastructure investment opportunities to support oil field production. The Conference will provide delegates with an in depth critical insight for operating in Iraq, while the Exhibition will showcase the latest products, services and technologies in the industry. With attendance from senior Iraqi professionals, contract holders and the service industry, Iraq Mega Projects is a must attend meeting point to build partnerships and do deals.

Why you can’t miss Iraq Mega Projects 2012 4 Meet local Iraqi experts who can assist in partnerships, services

What’s On

Masterclass 1 October Interactive Masterclass to increase your understanding of entering the Iraq mega project market

Opening Drinks Reception 1 October The official inauguration of the Iraq Mega Projects Conference

and introduce you to key contacts

4 Realign your business strategy to meet industry requirements and gain a stronger position to win contracts

4 Hear lessons learnt from the industry to avoid the risks and common pitfalls

4 Discover new investment opportunities in Iraq and stay ahead of the competition

4 Identify the latest cost efficient services that can speed up processes and procedures

Conference 2-3 October 2 day Conference providing innovative practices and practical case studies to help stakeholders meet production targets

4 Find specific products and technology to improve production and maximise profits

4 Introduce the latest products and services to the Iraq mega project market

Exhibition 2-3 October 2 day Exhibition showcasing the latest products, services and technologies in the industry

Visa Information The CWC Group are working in partnership with the office of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum to ensure all Iraqi nationals receive visas and entry to attend Iraq Mega Projects 2012. For more information please visit the website at

Exhibition Open Plan Theatre 2-3 October Hosting presentations from exhibitors, learn about the latest product and service launches


Hear From Leading Iraqi Oil & Gas Decision Makers HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum

H.E. Thamir Ghadhban Chairman, Prime Minister’s Office Advisory Committee Iraqi Government

Omar Moussa Vice President Iraq Schlumberger

Adnan Al-Janabi Chairman of the Oil & Gas Committee Iraqi Parliament

Manaf Al Jadir General Manager Foster Wheeler World Services-Iraq Branch

With Thanks to CWC’s Industry Specialists Mounir Bouaziz Vice President Commercial MENA, NBD & LNG Shell Myeong Nam Kim Vice President Kogas

Prof Dr Ali L Al-Mashat Member of the Prime Minister’s Advisory Commission Iraqi Prime Minister’s Office

Zahra Al-Hamdani Senior Chief Process Engineer Iraq

Sabah Al-Ghazal Assistant D.G Iraq

Mahdi Badi Director of Planning Iraq

Natik Al-Bayati Senior Expert Iraq Dr Ali Alwash Director of Middle East Project Division Iraq

Saad Mhellel Director of Water Iraq

Mohd Hussain Khalil Director of Fields Iraq

Ben Lando Bureau Chief Iraq Oil Report

Moustafa Hasan General Manager Metito

Chris Parker MBE Chairman Charmogen

Roy Hodges Vice President/ Marketing Technology Partners

Adnan Al-Ghalai Principal Advisor Lakeshore Toltest Corporation

Dr Rikard Moen Regional Medical Director RMSI

Ray Collier President & General Manager Occidential of Iraq LLC Falah Al-Khawaja Former Director General SCOP & Legal Affairs Former Board of Directors Former Member of SOC & NOC Alexander V Kolomatsky Project Director-Middle East Gazprom Neft Zahra Al-Hamdani Senior Chief Process Engineer Iraq

Jacob Rabie Executive Manager-Tax Jordan and Iraq Ernst & Young

Chris Lord Manager-International Tax Services Ernst & Young Dubai

Richard Lepper Global Project Pursuit Director Emerson

Ian Pilches Vice President Business Development Olive Group

Nasyrov Iskander Director General Lukoil Middle East Limited


Meet the Industry, Build Partnerships, Do Deals

Opening Drinks Reception As the official inauguration of the Iraq Mega Projects Conference & Exhibition, the Opening Drinks Reception is the first opportunity to get to know your colleagues and build relationships.

Coffee Breaks & Corporate Lunches Scheduled around the Conference agenda, coffee breaks and lunches provide the perfect opportunity for networking in an informal environment. Maximise your participation, build contacts and do business with key industry players. Day One Coffee Breaks Hosted By Day One Networking Lunches Hosted By

Roundtable Discussions Join this informal networking session designed to help you share experiences with colleagues, meet new partners and expand your network of contacts.

Gala Dinner End the day by relaxing at the prestigious Iraq Mega Projects Gala Dinner. Unwind and catch up with new and old contacts whilst enjoying Dubai’s famous hospitality. Solidify the partnerships you have created in an informal and enjoyable setting. Hosted By:

Get Involved with Iraq Mega Projects 2012 For Speaking, Attending and Sponsoring the Event, Contact Phillip Clarke Tel: +44 20 7978 0056



Conference Programme Masterclass

1 October 2012

Understanding the Investment Structure & Tendering for Iraq Mega Projects Contracts Tendering for contracts can deliver significant commercial opportunities, but involve considerable risk. In light of the tremendous opportunities available this interactive Masterclass will provide you with accurate investment information to enhance your understanding of engineering and local tenders and stand you in good stead to be successful in Iraq.

Key Topics • Assessing the potential of the region to understand where the opportunities lie for your business

• Review how to fast track the business start up time by understanding the legal and commercial structures

• How can companies tap into the golden opportunities present in this dynamic region?

• Professional advice for obtaining working visas in Iraq, saving you time and making efficiencies

• Find and assess Iraq mega projects tender opportunities for your company to gain a competitive edge

• Will easier and quicker finance raising dictate investors’ appetite in Iraq? Advice for companies wishing to raise their finance

• Understand the bidding procedures and guidelines

• Fulfilling insurance requirements and ensuring you have a sufficient policy

• Familiarise yourself with the Iraqi investment landscape to understand where project opportunities are and who is investing in them, to help you identify your niche and differentiate yourself in the Iraq mega project market

• Understand how to set up and benefit from lucrative joint ventures and pivotal alliances in Iraq and the importance of due diligence

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Conference Programme Day 1

2 October 2012

12:30 Networking Lunch Break

08:00 Registration & Welcome Coffee

Hosted By

09:00 Opening Remarks Setting the Iraq & UAE Landscape

HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum

H.E. Thamir Ghadhban, Chairman, Prime Minister’s Office Advisory Committee, Iraqi Government

Adnan Al-Janabi, Chairman of the Energy Committee, Iraq

13.45 Gas & Power: Utilisation of Gas & Unleashing Power • Forecasting the positive effects of gas to power projects on Iraq’s electricity and industry sectors and your operations

09:30 Oil & Gas Field Development in 2012 & 2013


• Understanding the current Iraq mega project landscape and how it impacts your business


• How will the National Energy Strategy underpin and strengthen the industry?

• What lessons can be learnt from Iraq mega projects to date and how can these shape your business decisions?

• What are the success factors for the exploration campaign to flourish and meet targets?

Prof Dr Ali L Al-Mashat, Member of the Prime Minister’s Advisory Commission, Iraqi Government

Myeong Nam Kim, Director at the Office of International Projects, Kogas*

Richard Lepper, Global Project Pursuit Director, Emerson

Questions & Answers

Mohd Hussain Khalil, Director of Fields, Iraq

Sabah Al-Ghazal, Assistant D.G, Iraq

Natik Al-Bayaty, Expert, Iraq

Questions & Answers

Hosted By

11.15 Water Demand: Building Infrastructure, Introducing Technology & Ensuring Sustainability • Understanding the breakthrough technologies that can revolutionise oil and gas production levels • How are the water injection projects progressing and what is required for maintenance of reservoir pressure to fields? • How can companies support the infrastructure and technology advances needed to sustainably supply fresh water? • What is the environment impact estimation of meeting water demand?

Hikmet Gorgees, Republic of Iraq

Saad Mhellel, Director of Water, Iraq

Moustafa Hasan, General Manager, Metito

Questions & Answers

15.30 Industry Led Project Focused Round Table Discussions

Round Table Discussions

Hosted By

H.E. Thamir Ghadhban, Chairman, Prime Minister’s Office Advisory Committee, Iraqi Government

15.00 Networking Coffee Break

10:45 Networking Coffee Break


• What opportunities are there for gas transportation?

Madhi Badi, Director, Planning & Follow-up, Iraq


• What are the challenges facing capturing and processing gas?

• Review of field progress and updates as per the initial development and rehabilitation plans

• Assessing the best utilisation of associated gas to meet the increasing needs for gas in Iraq

Round table discussions provide a unique platform for interactive discussion between contract holders and influential Iraq Mega Projects stakeholders. • Informal discussions on the opportunities and challenges facing the key operators • Build partnerships and alliances with key stakeholders • Share best practice and local knowledge with industry specialists • Your opportunity to ask pertinent and pressing questions that haven’t yet been addressed

17:00 Cocktail Drinks Reception

19:00 Gala Dinner Hosted By

Conference Programme Day 2 13:45 Optimising Oil & Gas Evacuation


09:00 Panel Discussion: Scope for Regional Cooperation & Partnerships with Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) companies


08:00 Welcome Coffee

• What are the opportunities for private investors? • Case study on the Iraq Crude Oil Export Expansion Projects (ICOEE)

• How are oil and gas EPC projects meeting local and national industry development?

Ms Zahra Al- Hamdani, Head of Process, Iraq

Questions & Answers

• How can you discover exciting Iraq mega projects EPC tender opportunities?

Manaf Al Jadir, General Manager-Iraq Branch, Foster Wheeler World Services Limited

• What attributes do EPC contractors look for in a supplier?

Karim Osseiran, Iraq Country Manager, Petrofac*

Hussam Abuseif, Director, Iraq, Baker Hughes*

Questions & Answers

15.00 Networking Coffee Break 15:30 Iraqi Local Content: Developing Optimal Training & Retention Strategies for Sure-Fire Project Success • Reviewing training and retaining options, adapt your strategy, build a dynamic labour force and develop the capacity for project success


10:30 Networking Coffee Break

11:00 Panel Discussion: Logistical Best Practise & Innovative Solutions • Overcoming the logistical challenges of operating in Iraq with case study experiences and debate of innovative solutions


• Undertaking effective evacuation operations to meet project production and export targets

• Assessing the potential for joint venture agreements that can benefit your company and Iraq as a whole

• What are the ingredients to a successful partnership?

• Making informed decisions for security

• Reviewing alternative training Iraqi manpower at all levels and meeting local content objectives • What training in petroleum expertise and technology is available for companies wishing to up skill employees ? • How can IOCs and Iraqi state companies build sustainability and capacity within the labour force? • How can companies retain skilled and experienced Iraqi employees and prevent them from being headhunted by competitors?

• Providing medical services to the employees working in the oil and gas fields

Omar Moussa, Vice President – Iraq, Schlumberger

• Understanding and adhering to ethics and standards

Mr Hassen Omer, Dean, Kirkuk Institute of Training

Chris Parker MBE, Chairman, Charmogen LTD

Roy Hodges, Vice President/Marketing, Technology Partners

Adnan Al- Ghali, Principal Advisor, Lakeshore Toltest

Questions & Answers

Ian Pilches, Vice President: Business Development, Olive Group Dr Rikard Moen, Regional Medical Director, RMSI Jacob Rabie, Executive Manager-Tax, Jordan & Iraq, Ernst & Young

3 October 2012

Questions & Answers

12:30 Networking Lunch Break

16:45 Concluding Remarks: The Way Forward & Next Steps for Iraq Mega Project Progress

Natik Al-Bayaty, Expert, Iraq

Questions & Answers

17.00 Close of Iraq Mega Projects 2012

*Denotes Subject to Final Confirmation


The 2012 Exhibition – Servicing

Exhibition 2-3 October 2012 Madinat Arena Participating at the Iraq Mega Projects Exhibition 2012 will enable you to showcase your products and services at the only Iraqi focused event in Dubai, to industry leaders from all sectors across the mega projects value chain. Unlike any other UAE based event, Iraq Mega Projects is the only exhibition which brings together the Iraqi government, IOC’s, major contractors & project finance investors under the same roof. Take advantage of the numerous opportunities available and book your stand today.

Floorplan Key: n Reserved n Available

Benefits of Exhibiting 4 Network with contract winners and discuss the challenges they face in oil production and infrastructure in Iraq

4 Establish your company’s brand in the mega projects marketplace 4 Introduce new products and services to both local and international investors

4 Recruit local distributors or dealers for your business 4 Generate sales leads 4 Demonstrate your products in ways not possible using other marketing channels

Past Exhibitors Include

Contact us now to stand for Mostafa Al-Baali +44 20 7978 335


Iraq’s Oil & Gas Infrastructure

Open Plan Theatre The new open plan theatre is an ideal opportunity to present to a large audience throughout the exhibition. Accommodating an audience directly in front of the stage, the open plan layout allows you to address the exhibition as a whole. Run throughout the 2 days of the exhibition, this is an excellent way to capture details of key prospective clients specifically interested in your company’s products and services. • 30 minute presentation slot • AV & microphone facilities included • Presentation screen (laptop compatible) • Literature drop for all seats of the theatre • Company profile added to our Exhibition Guide • Opportunity to promote a new product launch or highlight the benefits of an already existing product or service • Presentation listed in:

- Exhibition Guide

- Event website

- Exhibition floor

You are invited to submit an extract to present a paper for the Open Plan Theatre. Please contact

secure the best possible your company Sam Edwards +44 20 7978 0016

Shunker Goel on +44 20 7978 0080, or email at to submit a paper. Please note that places are not guaranteed and fill fast, so register your interest before August 20th 2012


Dubai: The Central Hub of the Oil & Gas Industry

UAE officially supports bilateral trade relations Based near contract holders’ offices - large attendance expected

Convened in the hub of international trade with Iraq

Who You Will Meet • Directors/CEOs/ COOs/MDs/ Chairmans/ Presidents/VPs • Sales/Marketing /Business Development Managers

• General Managers/ Senior Managers/ Country Managers • Commercial/Project Planning Managers • Engineers/Geologists • Advisers/Consultants • Partners/Associates

Sectors Attending • IOCs • NOCs

• Government & Ministry

• Independents

• Insurance

• Oilfield Services

• Security

• Engineering

• Banking & Finance

• Construction & Infrastructure

• Consultants

• Exploration & Production


• Lawyers/Legal

Global Company Offices Based in Dubai

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The CWC Group is a globally-recognised expert in oil, gas, power and investment sectors, particularly in emerging markets. We have developed strategic, long-term partnerships with many governments, NOCs and private sector bodies across the world and work extensively to promote investment opportunities to an international audience. Our well-established portfolio of global products includes strategic highlevel conferences, technical seminars, strategic workshops, private retreats, managed events and large scale exhibitions. The CWC Group has an unparalleled wealth of experience spanning 15 years in the oil, gas, power and investment sectors: • 600 events delivered by CWC Group / CWC PCO & PEO • 700 hours of content, discussion and networking delivered in 2011 • 40 events in 2012 hosted across 20 territories • 155 courses organised by the CWC School for Energy during 2011 and 2012 • Better World Foundation launched to manage CWC charity projects in West Africa

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