11 Oct 2017 I Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre
Under the Patronage of His Excellency Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa Minister of Oil, Kingdom of Bahrain

LEWAS Symposium Agenda

07:00

Registration & Breakfast

08:30 09:00

Opening Remarks

Speaker

His Excellency Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa Minister of Oil, Kingdom of Bahrain

Speaker

Her Excellency Hala Al Ansari Secretary-General, Supreme Council for Women

09:00 09:30

Keynote Session

Speaker

Abdulrahman Jawahery President, GPIC (invited)

Speaker

Abdallah S Jum'Ah Former CEO, Saudi Aramco (invited)

09:30 10:00

Untapped Reserves: Promoting Gender Balance in Oil and Gas

Speaker

Dr. Iván Martén Senior Partner and MD, Vice Chairman, Energy Practice, The Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

Speaker

Ulrike von Lonski Director of Communications, WPC - World Petroleum Council

10:00 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 11:30

Women of Empowerment - Past, Present & the Future

Moderator

June Wispelwey Executive Director, AIChE

Speaker

Nada Al Mesfer Quality Unit Head, Well Surveillance Group , Kuwait Oil Company - KOC

Speaker

Dr. Valerie Eveloy Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Petroleum Institute, part of Khalifa University of Science and Technology (PI)

Speaker

Dr. Miasser Al Ghamdi Sr. Manager (A), Computation and Reaction Modeling, ESD, SABIC

Speaker

Ms Fatima Sharif Moosa Supervisor, Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC)

Speaker

Esra Alkhadhar Alhosani Instrumentation and Control Engineer, Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operation (ADCO) (invited)

11:30 12:15

Highlighting Corporate Excellence

Moderator

Ulrike von Lonski Director of Communications, WPC - World Petroleum Council

Speaker

Dr. Amal Jamil Fatani Center Head, All Women BPS & IT Center, Tata Consultancy Services

Speaker

Reem Al Ghanim Division Head, Women Development & Diversity, Saudi Aramco

12:15 13:30

Lunch

13:30 14:30

Narrowing the Gender Gap and Strengthening the Female Pipeline in the Oil and Gas Industry

Moderator

Dr. Iván Martén Senior Partner and MD, Vice Chairman, Energy Practice, The Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

Speaker

Ms Houda Dabboussi General Manager - New Business Development MENA Upstream International, Shell

Speaker

Dr. Meena Marafi Executive Director, Petroleum Research Center, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR)

Speaker

Dr. Ali Abdullah Al-Meshari Manager, EXPEC Advanced Research Center & CEO, Saudi Aramco Upstream Technology Company, Saudi Aramco

Speaker

Dr. Suzana Nunes Professor, Environmental Science and Engineering Associate Dean, Biological and Environmental Science & Engineering, KAUST

14:30 15:00

Coffee Break

15:00 16:00

Mentoring and Networking

16:00

Closing Remarks & Keynote

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