تحت رعاية صاحب السمو الشــيخ محـمـد بن راشــد آل مـكـتوم، نائب رئيس الدولة رئيس مجلس الوزراء حاكم دبي "رعاه الله"

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai

28th February – 1st March 2018

Rashid Hall F and C

Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre

28th February – 1st March 2018

Sheikh Rashid Hall F and C, Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre

"Navigating the future and facing the challenges"

Conference Speakers

Offshore Arabia 2018 Conference

Speakers & Panelists

Khamis Juma Buamim

H.E. Khamis Juma Buamim

Chairman – Offshore Arabia 2018, Chairman – Dubai Council for Marine & Maritime Industries (DCMMI), Board Member, MD & Group CEO - Gulf Navigation Holding PJSC, United Arab Emirates

H.E. Dr. Eng. Abdulla Salem Al-Katheeri

Director General, Federal Transport Authority – Land & Maritime, United Arab Emirates
Rashed Al Hebsi

Rashed Al Hebsi

Chief Executive Officer, Emirates Classification Society (TASNEEF), United Arab Emirates
Shehab

Ali Shehab Ahmad

Deputy Chief Executive Fleet Operations, Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC), State of Kuwait
Mohammed S. Al Gusaier

Mohammed S. Al Gusaier

Former President – Vela International Marine Limited & Former Vice President Refining, Saudi Aramco, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Jose Maura

José Maura

Director, International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds (IOPC Funds), United Kingdom
Fahmi Mukhayerr

Fahmi Mukhayerr

Chairman - HLP Law Firm, United Arab Emirates
Paul Holthus

Paul Holthus

Founding President / Chief Executive Officer, World Ocean Council, United State of America
Omar Abu Omar

Omar Abu Omar

President Maritime & Operations, Gulf Navigation Holding PJSC, United Arab Emirates

Richard Johnson

Technical Director, The International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation Limited (ITOPF), United Kingdom

Dr. Zoheir Hamedi

Regional Programme Officer – Middle East & North Africa, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), United Arab Emirates
Daman Dev Sood

Daman Dev Sood

Chief Operating Officer, Continuity and Resilience, Republic of India
Prof ziad

Prof. Dr. Ziad Abu-Ghararah

Secretary General, Regional Organization for the Conservation of the Environment of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden (PERSGA), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Katherine Yakunchenkova

Katherine Yakunchenkova

General Manager, Al Safina Security, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Matteo Chiesa

Dr. Matteo Chiesa

Professor - Mechanical Engineering and Material Science Department, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, United Arab Emirates
Qingfeng Huang

Qingfeng Huang

Reservoir Engineer – Reservoir Development (US) Section, Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company (ADMA-OPCO), United Arab Emirates
Rob Ayasse

Rob Ayasse

International Sales Manager for Energy, Environment & Security, Kongsberg Satellite Services (KSAT), Norway
Kevin Wade

Kevin Wade

Production Systems Manager, Process Systems Enterprise Limited, United Kingdom
Mohammed Loch

Mohammed Loch

President & CEO, DMS Global & Director Industry Relations - International Society of Automation (ISA), United Arab Emirates
Anitya Kumar Jena

Anitya Kumar Jena

Asst. Executive Engineer, Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd, Republic of India
Sagar Dadhich

Sagar Dadhich

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Republic of India
Mark Johnson Reed Smith

Mark Johnson

Legal Counsel, Reed Smith, United Kingdom
Mohsen Mohammad Khanbeigi

Mohsen Mohammad Khanbeigi

Chief Executive & Managing Director, Palay Hafr Sabz Ltd (PHS), Islamic Republic of Iran

Dr. Knut Hartmann

Director Client Services, EOMAP GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

Vincent Ladougne

Director - Business Development, PONTICELLI, France

Lee Wagstaffe

Vice President Oil and Gas, IDENTEC Solutions, Norway

Mohammad Ali Konjedi

Managing Director, Tasmim Technical Inspection Company, Islamic Republic of Iran

Tien Tai

Partner, Holman Fenwick Willan Middle East LLP, United Arab Emirates
Ibrahim Hussein Fahmy Mohamed Abdelaty

Ibrahim Fahmy

Marine Advisor, Zakum Development Company (ZADCO), United Arab Emirates

John Dipple

Principal, John Dipple & Associates, Emergency Management and Incident Response Specialists, United Kingdom

Chris Maguire

Emergency Response and Security Advisor (Wheatstone), Chevron Australia, Australia

Capt. Awadh A. Al-Qahtani

Harbor Pilot, Saudi Aramco, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Ruanthi De Silva

Founder / Director, SCM PLUS Pvt. Limited, Sri Lanka

Michael Roldan

Middle East Regional Manager, Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL), Kingdom of Bahrain

John Brinkman

President & CEO, Imbibitive Technologies Corporation, Canada

Simon Valentine

Emergency Response Manager, Swire Emergency Response Services (Pte) Limited, United Arab Emirates

George Danner

President & Chief Executive Officer, Business Laboratory LLC, United States of America

Capt. Dimitris C. Mitsatsos

Director General, Hellenic Marine Environment Protection Association (HELMEPA), Greece

Ibrahim Al-Kadhi

Head of Petroleum Operations, Yemen Oil & Gas Corporation, Yemen

Waleed Altamimi

Chief Operating Officer, Emirates Classification Society (TASNEEF), United Arab Emirates

Abdalla El-Suleiman

OSRC & Environmental Services Manager, Fairdeal Marine Services, United Arab Emirates

Peter Davies

Regional General Manager Asia Pacific, EM & I Group, Malaysia

Dr. Ismail Labed

Assistant Professor, Institute of Petroleum Engineering, Heriot Watt University, Dubai Campus, United Arab Emirates

Jatin Bansal

Student Training & Placement Officer, Department of Petroleum and Energy Studies, DIT University, Republic of India

Dr. Anish Madan

Deputy General Manager – Drilling & Manager Project Coord. Petro-Carabobo, Venezuela

Eng. Nicolas Vukelja Duque

Vice President of the Panama Maritime Chamber, Former President of The Panama Bunkering and Barge Commission and currently CCO & Owner of Terramar Oil & Services, Panama