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Agenda Overview



Session 1: Keynotes –
Indonesia's Government Policy

Hear from:

  • - Chair: Bob Kamandanu, Chairman, Indonesian Coal Mining Association (APBI ICMA)
  • - H.E. Jero Wacik, Minister for Energy and Mineral Resources, Republic Indonesia
  • - Dr. Thamrin Sihite, Director General for Mineral Resources, Coal and Geothermal Affairs, Republic Indonesia
  • - Alex Noerdin, Governor of South Sumatra, Republic Indonesia

Session 2: Asia Industry Keynotes

Hear from:

  • - Chair: Richard Ness, Director, Director Indika Energy Tbk, and President Commissioner of PT Petrosea Tbk
  • - Dr. Chatib Basri, Chairman, Indonesian Investment, Coordinating Board (BKPM)
  • - Sudiarso Prasetio, Founder of PT Pamapersada Nusantara
  • - Wang Wenyong, CEO, Yunfeng Group Coal division

Session 3: Asia in a Global Context

Hear from:

  • - Chair: Jim Nicholson, Vice President Asia, Argus Media
  • - Ernie Thrasher, CEO & Chief Marketing Officer, XCoal Energy & Resources
  • - Christopher Hagedorn, President - Asia and Trading, Peabody Energy




Session 4A: Metallurgical Coal Session

Hear from:

  • - Chair: Pat Hanna, Executive Director, Cokal Ltd.
  • - Arun Maheshwari, Vice President-Commercial, JSW Steel Ltd
  • - Renato Paladino, President, Arch Coal Asia Pacific

Session 4B: Cutting costs and maximizing efficiencies

Hear from:

  • - Chair: Bob King, Director, King Mining
  • - Gerald Whittle, Managing Director, Whittle Consulting
  • - Max van der Pols, Senior Vice President SE Asia, Renoir Group
  • - Bill Park, Technical Manager, PT New Resource Mine (NRM) Consulting
  • - Alex Batten, President Director – Indonesia, Sinclair Knight Merz (SKM)

Session 5A: Regulatory environment Session

Hear from:

  • - Chair: Haydn Dare, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills
  • - Sacha Winzenried, Partner/ Technical Advisor, PwC Indonesia
  • - Alastair McLeod, Director and Chief Financial Officer, PT Bayan Resources Tbk
  • - Alberto Migliucci, Managing Director, Head of Oil & Gas, Energy and Mining - Southeast Asia, Credit Suisse
  • - Bob Kamandanu, Chairman, Indonesian Coal Mining Association (APBI ICMA)
  • - Mukund Dongre, Vice President, Reliance Power Limited

Session 5B: Adapting strategies to the current market cycle 

Hear from:

  • - Chair: Keith Whitchurch, President Director, PT SMG Consultants
  • - Blake Williams, Chief Commercial Officer and CFO, GTL Energy
  • - David Wyllie, Software Technology Manager, PT Runge Indonesia
  • - Chris Chapman, Head of Mobile Plant, PT Borneo Lumbung Energy & Metal Tbk

Session 6A: Indonesia production outlook – Panel discussion

Hear from:

  • - Chair: David Heap, Marketing Director, PT Harum Energy
  • - Dr. Bart Lucarelli, President, Roleva Energy
  • - Edwin Tsang, Marketing Director, PT Adaro
  • - Michael Soerijadji, Marketing Director, PT Adimitra Baratama Nusantara
  • - Sreejith Chalakkal, Marketing Manager, PT Bayan Resources Tbk.
  • - Herlan Siagian, General Manager -– Marketing, PT Bumi Resources
  • - Hartono Widjaja, Director, Head of Supply and Logistics, PT. Indo Tambangraya
  • - Aris Munandar, Director, PT Permata Energy Resources

Session 6B: Coal Procurement – Buyers' perspectives 

Hear from:

  • - Chair: Suresh Iyer, Managing Director, Alpha Coal India Pvt Ltd
  • - Manish Dahiya, Vice President - Energy Coal, Noble Resources
  • - Luther Lu, Managing Director, Shanxi Fenwei International
  • - Jong – Jae Lee, Fuel Team Leader, Korea South-East Power
  • - Prapas Vichakul, Deputy Governor – Fuel Management, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand
  • - Toshimi Tsuchiya, Director, Chubu Energy Trading Singapore Pte Ltd

Session 7: Shipping and transport logistics

Hear from:

  • - Patrick Jourdain, General Manager, LD Ports & Logistics (Asia)
  • - Jeong Shik Kwak, Senior Executive Vice President, POSCO Terminal Co., Ltd
  • - CK Sharma, Managing Director – Shipping, OPG Power Generation
  • - Benjamin Wilkes, Executive Director, Freight and Logistics, Noble Resources International Pte Ltd. 


Session 8: Finance and investment

Hear from:

  • - Kurt Oehlberg, Managing Director, FBR Capital Markets
  • - Arfidea Saraswati, Founding Partner, AKSET LAW

Session 9: Coal pricing

Hear from:

  • - James O’Connell, Senior Managing Editor – International Coal, Platts
  • - Dr. Fabio Gabrieli, Director, Dry Bulk Analysis and Strategy, Mercuria Energy Trading
  • - Ola Strand Andersen, Managing Director, Marex Spectron Asia Pte Ltd