Is there oil and gas in Greece?

Should you invest in Greek exploration and production?

Tuesday, January 14, 2014, Athens, Eugenides Foundation



Our half day forum in Athens on January 14 looked at the possibilities for the Greek oil and gas industry

Nobody is promising any definite answers on Greek oil and gas - but the conference will let you hear the views of some of Greece's top experts, so you can get a better sense of whether there might be a business opportunity for you.

The event was chaired by Dimitris Lyras, director of Lyras Shipping.

Agenda

9:30

Dimitris Lyras - director - Ulysses Systems

Facilitator's introduction


Ulysses Systems
Ulysses is a growing global software company that evolved from its shipping Industry roots into a different kind of knowledge management software supplier. Ulysses defines knowledge as "actionable information" that is available to the person with the responsibility to act, at a time and place where the knowledge influences actions. Our 3rd generation Task Assistant software uses patented technology resulting from fifteen years of research and practical experience servicing the shipping industry, to deliver access to "actionable information" where and when the knowledge positively impacts operational outcomes. Task Assistant's ability to efficiently and consistently provide knowledge access, unprompted, makes it the best software platform currently available for developing, enhancing and deploying Computer Assisted Decision Making Systems.
9:40

Dr. Vassilis Karkoulias - president and geologist engineer - Hellenic Institute of Hydrocarbons (HELLINHY)

The present activities in Greece for exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons


Hellenic Institute of Hydrocarbons (HELLINHY)
Hellenic Institute of Hydrocarbons
10:10

Elias Conophagos - Vice President - Flow Energy S.A.

Expected Oil & Gas Exploration-Production Investment Opportunities in Greece


Flow Energy S.A.
FLOW Energy and Environmental Operations S.A. is an independent multi disciplinary Energy, Environmental, Economics, Management Services & Trading Company, established in 1998 in Athens.

FLOW's key personnel have an extensive management an
10:40

Dr Konstantinos Nikolaou - general director - Kanergy Ltd

Exploration & Production of Hydrocarbons in Greece: Discoveries, Petroleum Systems, Analogues and Perspectives


Dr. Nikolaou has 37 years of experience in E&P Business. As a Technical Adviser at Energean Oil & Gas and as a Technical Director of Hellenic Petroleum he managed and supervised exploration and production activities and projects in Greece, Libya, Egypt, Tunisia, Yemen, Albania, Ukraine, Russia, Caspian Sea, the Middle East and the East Mediterranean, evaluating business opportunities in more than 30 countries and in more than 80 different petroleum systems. Dr. Nikolaou has held Special Advisor positions in the Greek Ministry of Development, Hellenic Petroleum Company, Public Petroleum Corporation E&P of Hydrocarbons S.A. and the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Technology ( Secretary of the

Kanergy Ltd
11:10 Coffee break

11:40

Dimitrios Skerletis - Drilling Performance Engineer - Ocean Rig

Challenges with deepwater drilling in Greece


Ocean Rig
Ocean Rig owns and operates Leiv Eiriksson and Eirik Raude, two of the world's largest and most modern drilling rigs, built for ultra deep water and extreme weather conditions
12:10 Panel discussion - what does it take to build an oil and gas industry in Greece?

13:00 Lunch and close

Sponsors of this event

Ulysses Systems
Ulysses is a growing global software company that evolved from its shipping Industry roots into a different kind of knowledge management software supplier. Ulysses defines knowledge as "actionable information" that is available to the person with the responsibility to act, at a time and place where the knowledge influences actions. Our 3rd generation Task Assistant software uses patented technology resulting from fifteen years of research and practical experience servicing the shipping industry, to deliver access to "actionable information" where and when the knowledge positively impacts operational outcomes. Task Assistant's ability to efficiently and consistently provide knowledge access, unprompted, makes it the best software platform currently available for developing, enhancing and deploying Computer Assisted Decision Making Systems.

YoungPetro
The mission of YoungPetro is to inspire active participation in the petroleum world through fresh-thinking coverage of people, technology discoveries, environmental issues, events and career stories. YoungPetro is unique combination of the best student technical papers and career oriented journalism ingeniously answers today''''s and future questions of the industry.

Registered Delegates

Ioannis Karachalios

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Greece
Maria Angelidou
Marketing Manager
GAC Shipping S.A.
Greece
Sophia Themelarou

Lloyds Register
Stvros Vosyniotis
Sales Mnager
ABB SA
Greece
Kostas Kakaris
Marketing Manager
GAC Shipping S.A.
Greece
Maria Kyratsoudi

LR
Stamatis Fradelos
principal engineer, environmental performance
ABS
Nikos Marmatsouris
Senior Marketing Manager
GAC Shipping S.A.
Greece
Kostas Kontogiannis
Associate Professor
National Technical University of Athens
Greece
Mike Servos
Engineer
ABS
Greece
Alexandra Xystra
Innovation & Technology Engineer
GasLog LNG Services Ltd
Greece
Andreas Pyrgolios
Director
Neptune Technical Agencies ltd
Greece
Georgios Vamvakousis
Consultant
Alcolor N&D Vamvakousis OE
Greece
Charis Kosmas
manager
Geo-Ring Services
Xenia Teterina
actively seeking for job opportunities
none
Greece
Philip Nielsen
EMEA Manager
Alere
Greece
Stratos Skliris
Director of Studies
HELISS
Efthymios Antoniou
actively seeking for job opportunities
none
Greece
Elias Kariambas
Technology & Business Development Manager
American Bureau of Shipping
Greece
Leontios Portokalakis
secretary
Hellenic Institute of Hydrocarbons
victor k
ceo
northwind
Dimitris Angelopoulos

Arrow Shipbrokers Hellas
Vassilis Karkoulias
president
Hellenic Institute of Hydrocarbons
Dimitrios Skerletis
Drilling Performance Engineer
Ocean Rig
Lucio Sanseverino
shipbroker
Arrow Shipbrokers Hellas
Ioannis Mamalakis
Principal Specialist Technical Advisor
Hellenic Lloyds SA a subsidiary of Lloyds Register Group Ltd
Greece
Ioannis Konstantakos
Tanker Chartering
Optima Tankers
Greece
DIMITRIOS SOULELES
Process Engineer
ASPROFOS ENGINEERING
Greece
Stylianos Zorzos
Process Engineer
Hellenic Petroleum
Greece
Konstantinos Katranis
PHD Candidate
Panteion University
Greece
Stamatios Koutsoukos
Senior Process HSE Engineer
Asprofos Engineering
Greece
Vaia Anthimou
IMPORTS & EXPORTS OPERATION OF LIGHT DISTILLATES
Hellenic Petroleum
KOSTAS MAOUNIS
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
PHOENIX ENERGY NAVIGATION
Andreas Varvakis
Process Manager
ASPROFOS Engineering
Greece
DIMITRIOS KARAVOKIROY

ICS Greek Branch
Greece
Leonidas Polemis

Polembros Shipping Limited
Greece
Theodoros Polydoros
Executive
Business Liaison Office
Konstantinos Zoupanos
Shipping Professor
IEK KORELKO
Greece
KATERINA LEFA
OPERATIONS COORDINATOR
SVM KOSTAMAR S.A.
Greece
Minas Hatzistamatiou

CEG
Vasilis Dimitropoulos
Chemical Engineer
Ireco
George Skordilis
manager
The Sea Nation online shipping news
Gabriel Tassigeorgos

Coral Energy Group (Shell licensee)
Constantinos Kalliantas
Chemist M.S.
Ireco
Dimitrios Emmanouil
Managing Director
Transocean Shipping & Trading Co. S.A.
Greece
Konstantinos Theodossiou
Facilities Manager
CORAL SA
Christos Desilas
Chemist M.S.
Ireco
Spyridon Stavropoulos
Assistant Marine Operator
Tsakos Columbia Shipmanagement S.A.
Greece
DIMITRIOS ARMENIS
DIRECTOR
D.ARMENIS&PARTNERS
Greece
Christos Constanti-Zarifi
Diplomatic Relations Communication Specialist
Journalist / Press Counsellor
Greece
Costas Lyras

Ulysses
Karl Jeffery
Editor
Digital Energy Journal
United Kingdom
Konstantinos Nikolaou
General director
Kanenergy
Angela Lyras

Ulysses
Panas Kalliantas
Conference producer
Digital Energy Journal
Nikolaos Vaiopoulos
Instrument Technician
Kavala Oil s.a.
DIMITRIS LYRAS
MANAGER
ULYSSES SYSTEMS
United Kingdom
Nikolaos Liapis
Supply and Operations director
ELINOIL SA
Greece
George Skordias
Deputy CEO
Kriti Oil & Gas
Greece
sotirios manologlou
Phd candidate
University of Piraeus
Greece
Stefanos Papandreou
director
Elnavi Monthly Shipping Review
Adam Vavourakis
Director
Kriti Oil & Gas
Greece
Nikitas Nikitakos
Professor
University of the Aegean
Greece
Charis Valentakis
director
EUPLOIA DRYDOCKS AND SERVICES
Panagiotis Stavrou

leukothea S.A
Greece
Nikolaos Karavazakis

vima saronikou
Elias Conophagos

Flow Energy and Environmental Operations S.A.
Dimitrios Kalampokas

Lloyd's Register
Greece
Michail Niarchos
Geologist-Petroleum Engineer
YoungPetro
Greece