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BBSPA Legal & Regulatory Seminar Speakers

Kostadin Sirleshtov, Partner, CMS Sofia

Michael Polkinghorne, Partner, White & Case

Balázs Tatár, Business Development Manager, FGSZ

Ivelina Boneva, Legal and Regulatory Affairs Advisor, GasTerra

Anna Rizova, Managing Partner, Wolf Theiss

Ilona Vari, Head of EU Regulatory Affairs, MOL Group

Christian Filippitsch, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright

Malcolm Arthur, Business Area Manager, ENTSOG AISBL

Petya Ivanova, Senior Expert, Capacity Management, Balancing Department, Major Dispatching Center, Bulgartransgaz EAD

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5th Annual BBSPA Kiev Upstream and Investments Workshop

BBSPA Kiev Upstream and Investments Workshop

October 25, 2013, Opera Hotel Kiev
Fifth Edition

PARTICIPANTS

   Baker & McKenzie • BBSPA • BNP Paribas • CMS Cameron McKenna • Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine (tbc) • Ministry of National Development of Hungary
• RWE Dea • RULG – Ukrainian Legal Group • Shell • Eni • OMV Group • Total • Vanco

Oleg Albertovich Proskuriakov, Minister of Environment and Mineral Resources  (tbc)

Volodymyr Ignashchenko, Councelor to the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine, Member, PSA Committee

Irina Paliashvili, Managing Partner, RULG-Ukrainian Legal Group

Dominique Menu, Head of the Ukraine Representative Office, BNP Paribas

Olyana Gordiyenko, Partner, Baker & McKenzie

Vitaliy Radchenko, Partner, CMS Cameron Mckenna

Valentin Kunev, Manager, BBSPA

Andras Jenei, Advisor to the Ministry of National Development, Hungary

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PRESENTATIONS

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4th Annual BBSPA Kiev Upstream and Investments Workshop

BBSPA Kiev Upstream and Investments Workshop 

November 2, 2012, the Hyatt Regency Hotel Kiev
Fourth Edition 

• Baker & McKenzie • BBSPA  • BNP Paribas • Cadogan Petroleum • Chevron • CMS Cameron McKenna • CRDF Global  •Derzhgeonadra • ENI Ukraine  ExxonMobil • Falcon Oil & Gas • ION Geophysical  Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine   Nadra Group • Nadra Ukrainy  Shell  Schlumberger •  RULG – Ukraine Legal Group • RWE Dea • TNO • The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands  USUBC • Vanco PrykerchenskaWith the special participation of Oleg Albertovich Proskuriakov, Head of the State Service for Geology and Mineral Resources of Ukraine 

Oleg Albertovich Proskuriakov, Head of the State Service for Geology and Mineral Resources of Ukraine, Investment Projects on Geological Exploration of Subsoil with the Subsequent Production of Hydrocarbons within the Deep-Water Black Sea Shelf and Production of Non-Conventional Gas within the East Oil-and-Gas-Bearing Region of Ukraine

Dr. Volodymyr Ignashchenko, Councelor to the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine, Member, PSA Committee,
Investment Opportunities in Deep Water and Shale Gas E&P 

Dr. Irina Paliashvili, Managing Partner, RULG-Ukrainian Legal Group Legal and Regulatory Framework for Upstream Activities in Ukraine 

Mr. Andras Jenei, Advsior to the Board, Falcon Oil &Gas, Head of CFPA Energy Workshop, Adviser to the Ministry of Development, Hungary

Mr. Dominique Menu, Head of the Ukraine Representative Office, BNP Paribas Ukraine and the Bermuda Triangle

Yulia Timoshenko, Russia & Gas, Gas & the International Monetary Fund 

Dr. Valentin Kunev, Manager, BBSPA,  Black Sea Upstream Activities Update 

Mr. Mart Zijp, Geologist, TNO

Improving Shale Gas Development Strategies by Applying New Methods and Technologies
 

Bertrand des Pallieres, CEO, Cadogan Petroleum


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3rd Annual BBSPA Kiev Upstream and Investments Workshop

 BBSPA Kiev Upstream and Investments Workshop

November 4, 2011, the Hyatt Regency Hotel Kiev

 Third Edition 

Dr. Volodymyr Ignashchenko, Councelor to the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine
Upstream Investments and Opportuniies in Ukraine: Deep-water Tenders and Shale Gas Projects

Dr. Irina Paliashvili, Managing Partner, RULG-Ukrainian Legal Group
Legal, Regulatory and InstitutionalFrameworks of Upstream Activities in Ukraine

Mr. Andras Jenei, Advsior to the Board, Falcon Oil & Gas, Head of CFPA Energy Workshop
Can Shale Gas Become a Game Changer in Ukraine?

Mr. Dominique Menu, Head of the Ukraine Representative Office, BNP Paribas

Dr. Piotr Krzywiec, Polish Geological Institute
Regional Understanding of Shale Gas Opportunities in Eastern Europe 

Dr. Valentin Kunev, Manager, BBSPA
BBS Upstream Activities Update


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BBSPA Legal and Regulatory Workshop

BBSPA Legal and Regulatory Workshop

6 November, 2013, Sofia

PARTICIPANTS & PRESENTATIONS

BBSPA, BP, Bulgartransgaz, Chevron, E&A Law, EVN, Gas Connect Austria, Kamburov & Partners, Mytilineos, Norton Rose, PRISMA, Transgaz

Confirmed participation and presentations by

BBSPA, BP, Bulgartransgaz, Chevron, E&A Law, EVN, Gas Connect Austria, Kamburov & Partners, Mytilineos, Norton Rose, PRISMA,  Transgaz

Valentin Kunev, Manager, BBSPA

Kiril Temelkov, CEO, Bulgartransgaz

Stefan Konigshofer, Head of Department, Sales Transmission, Gas Connect Austria GmbH

Max Seuster, Associate, Norton Rose LLP

Ana Stanic, Principal, E&A Law Limited

Goetz Lincke, Managing Director of PRISMA


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Exploring Possibilities for Utilization of Existing and Future Gas Pipeline and Storage Capacities, Sofia Regulatory Seminar

Exploring Possibilities for Utilization of Existing and Future Gas Pipeline and Storage Capacities

BBSPA Regulatory and Legal Workshop, October 16 2012, at the Grand Hotel Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria

BP •  British Embassy Sofia • Bulgargaz •  Bulgartransgaz •  Bulgarian State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission •  EGL • ENTSOG • Dechert LLP •  DEPA •  Kambourov & Partners •  KPMG Romania •  Norton Rose LLP •  Spasov & Bratanov Lawyers’ Partnership •  OpenGrid Europe •  RAE – Energy Regulatory Authority of Greece • Transgaz

• Existing regulations on capacity trading in liquid and illiquid markets. Capacity reservation   and tenders;  
 • Implementation of competitive market-oriented national and EU regulations on capacity usage;   Commission guidelines on cross-border network codes and gas target model;  
 • Interruptible capacities or "use-or-lose options”;  
 • Review of regional cross-border gas flows and free capacities status-quo;  
 • Using existing capacities, capacity expansion and/or building new infrastructure;  
 • EU gas infrastructure package and ten-year network development plan.

Session I: Regulatory and Legal Aspects of Competitive Markets

   Cross-Border Gas Infrastructure and Flows in the BBS Area

Introductory Review by Valentin Kunev, Manager, BBSPA

    Olivier Lebois, Senior Adviser, System Development, ENTSOG, Union-wide TYNDP, a Shared Platform for the Assessment of European Gas Infrastructures

•    Wim Vandenberghe, Counsel, Dechert LLP -Brussels,Pan-European Network Codes and Market Design: Opportunities and Challenges for the Gas Industry

•    Christian Filippitsch, Partner, Norton Rose LLP, Dominant Cases on Capacity Booking in the European Energy Market

Session II: Cross-Border Gas Trading – Views from Traders, TSO and Regulators

•    Harry Sachinis, Chairman and CEO, DEPA – Public Gas Corporation of Greece SA

•    Kiril Temelkov, CEO, Bulgartransgaz, Using Existing Capacities and Capacity Expansion Plans on the Territory of Bulgaria

•    Bulgarian State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission

•    Dimitar Gogov, CEO, Bulgargaz

•    Dr. Katerina Sardi, Head, Energy Planning and International Affairs, RAE – Energy Regulatory Authority of Greece, Supplying  Natural Gas from the Revythoussa LNG Terminal to Bulgaria via the Existing Pipeline System: Facts, Rules and Requirements

Session III: Regulatory, Commercial and Political Implications of Transition to Gas Target Model

•    Oliver Altenhoff, Head of Regulatory Affairs, Open Grid Europe, Recent Developments Regarding Access to the German and EU Market 

•    Doug Wood, Head of Regulatory Affairs, BP Gas Marketing


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