Energy Africa 9 & 10 October 2018



Dear Client

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the upcoming summit Energy Africa, ‘Challenges and Precedents for the Energy Transition’, 9 & 10 October 2018 at the Skyna Hotel, Luanda,  Angola.

The summit is to help kickstart the Angolan economy and the regional international economy. Given the importance that the oil and gas industry plays and the pivotal role it can play in the Energy Transition.

Such policy initiatives can help increase economic development and also be a basis for further economic diversification.

Key issues include:

  • A competitive fiscal-economic regime
  • Deepwater prospects
  • Gas strategy
  • Onshore basins

The two keynote speakers are Dr Qi Chen, Director, Chiron AlkaTrans Technology and Dr Ken Seymour.

Dr Qi Chen will address how Angola can develop its Natural Gas Roadmap and Dr Ken Seymour will address how Nigeria and Canada/USA have put together fiscal packages/ incentives to develop their on-land oil and gas reservoirs.


Dr Qi Chen, Director of Chiron AlkaTrans Technology, is a developer, practitioner, manager, and advisor in the oil, gas and petrochemical industry. He runs an consultancy from The Netherlands, with support from a worldwide network of experienced professionals with all disciplines. 

Dr Chens’ consultancy focuses on the following key expertise areas:

  • Gas development masterplanning and project development, emphasizing midstream solutions
  • Process technology development, commercialization, transfer, and education
  • Business processes for the development of a capital project
  • Contracting strategy for a capital project and sourcing strategy from low-cost countries                                     

Qi has previously worked in a broad range of roles with operating and service companies. These included process technology, design and engineering, project development and management, contracting and sourcing, and business development. His career has taken him to a variety of locations including The Netherlands, China, Singapore and Malaysia.


Dr.  Ken Seymour graduated from Leeds University, UK with a first class BSc honours degree in Mining Engineering & a PhD in Rock Mechanics. He has worked with major and minor E&P companies for over 35 years as Drilling Engineer, Drilling Superintendent, Drilling Manager, General Manager, Director and Adviser in the North Sea and on international assignments in China, Pakistan, Angola, Nigeria and Indonesia.

Dr. Seymour obtained an MBA in 1994 from the Aberdeen Universities and has authored twenty presentations on well engineering and upstream management.

It is our hope that this summit can help stimulate thought and be a catalyst for developing future scenarios for the energy sector.

Please register online by using the Online registration button.

We are looking forward meeting you in Hotel Skyna, Luanda Angola for the upcoming Energy Africa summit.

Kind regards,

Gerard Kreeft

Managing Director




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