Meet the speakers

Arctic Region Oil & Gas features key industry experts, senior representatives of major oil and gas companies and government bodies.

Confirmed speakers include:

Christine Sagen Helgø
Mayor of Stavanger
  Kari Ofstad
Exploration Advisor
Norwegian Petroleum Directoriate
Jørn Skov Nielsen
Deputy Minister
Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum, Greenland
Dmitry V. Dmitrienko
Governor of the Murmansk Region, Russia
  Sveinung Ovretveit
Project Manager for Offshore Facilites
Snøhvit Future Development
  Senior representative (TBC)
Shtokman Development AG
  Jan Stilling
Senior Geologist
  Rear Admiral Paul F. Zukunft
Assistant Commander for Marine Safety, Security and Stewardship
United States Coast Guard
  Mikael Eriksson
Ambassador, Chairmanship of the Arctic Council
Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Sweden
Janos Herman
Head of EU Delegation to Norway
Tim Gould
Senior Energy Analyst
International Energy Agency
  Anton Vasiliev
Ambassador at Large, Senior Arctic Official
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation
  Valery Yazev
Vice Chairman of the Duma
President of the Russian Gas Society 
  Felix Tschudi
Chairman and Owner
Tschudi Group
  Igor Kopsov
Sales and Marketing Manager
SURF Russia, Technip Norge
  John Erik Hagen
Regional Director, Norwegian Coastal Administration, Chairman of the IMO Working Groups on e-navigation 
  Finn Carlsen
Director of Supervisory Activities
Petroleum Safety Authority, Norway
  John Roberts
Energy Security Specialist
  Alexey Kontorovich
Head of Research
Trofimuk Institute of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics, Russian Academy of Sciences
  Lars Kullerud
University of the Arctic International Secretariat
  Ole Kristian Bjerkemo
EPPR Working Group
Arctic Council
  Martin Hartland
Director of Project Management
Seismic Services and Offshore Geotechnics Business Lines, Fugro
  David Jackson
Canadian Ice Service
  Mikhail Grigoriev
Co-owner and Director
Geological Consulting Center “GECON”, Russia
  Garry Timco
Principal Researcher
National Research Council of Canada
  Anne Barker
Group Leader and Project Engineer
National Research Council of Canada
  Tor Olav Grøtan
Senior Scientist
SINTEF Technology and Society

Senior representatives from Nunaoil and Shtokman Shipping Company AG have been confirmed as speakers.

For more information about confirmed speakers at the Arctic Region Oil & Gas conference, please contact Evgeny Makushin at , or call +44 (0) 20 7596 5076.

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The Radisson Blu Atlantic Hotel is centrally located in Stavanger, Norway, The hotel is situated 200 metres from the railway station, and the city’s main attractions are also a short walk away.