Bosphorus Energy Club Chairman Mehmet Ogutcu has been invited to address the First Annual Meeting of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) Forum, 25-26 May 2015, Beijing, China.

The draft agenda is set out below:

Draft Agenda

14:00-14:02 Welcoming Remarks
XU Xiaojie, Director of World Energy, Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

14:02-14:20 Keynote Speech, Establishment of an Energy Security Framework: from Consensus towards Actions
ZHANG Yuyan, Director-General, IWEP, CASS

14:20-15:00 Topic One: An Assessment of Energy Security in Asia into 2020
• Energy Outlook and Security Views, Narendra Taneja, Chairman, Energy Security Group, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry
• Natural Gas Outlook and Recommendations for Co-operation and Partnership, Yang-Hoon Sonn, President, Korean Energy Economics Institute
• Towards Energy Cooperation in Asia, an interactive dialogue among speakers
• Q&A


15:05-16:05 Topic Two: Energy Transportation Routes and Security Proposals for Asia
• Continental Transportation and Security Systems Required
ZHANG Qiping, Chief Engineer, State Power Grid Corporation, China, and
苏尔丹诺夫, Former Director General, Presidential Institute of Strategic Studies, Kazakhstan
• Maritime Transportation Security Systems, Ibrahim Al-Muhanna, Advisor to the Minister of Petroleum, Saudi Arabia

16:05-17:05 Topic Three: Trans-regional Energy Cooperation, Technological and Policy Review
• Market Review, ZENG Shaojun, Chairman of China New Energy Chamber of Commerce
Geopolitical Reality Check and Investment Review, Mehmet Öğütçü, Chairman, the Bosphorus Energy Club, Turkey
• Policy Review ZHOU Dadi, China Society for Energy Studies
• Technological Review, HUANG Shengchu, Coal Information Institute, China
• Further discussions

17:05-17:15 Conclusions and Follow-up
XU Xiaojie, the moderator