Third Party Event

20 May 2015 - 22 May 2015

This year’s event not only aims to develop practicable solutions, but to also pave the way for stakeholders to work together in implementing these solutions for the energy crisis we are now facing.

Through a series of well-crafted programs such as Focus Group Discussions, Plenary and Special Sessions, along with other supporting programs, IPA aims to convey the message to all stakeholders that the Indonesian government is willing to be a partner in generating solutions toward a conducive climate for investment in the oil and gas energy sectors.

The 39th IPA Convention and Exhibition will serve to bring many senior industry leaders to the same location. It has attracted participation from more than 290 companies, and will welcome over 4,000 delegates taking part in 36 conference sessions covering various aspects of this industry.

Plenary Sessions

A series of enlightening forum discussions to help all stakeholders find common ground on the real issues, involving dialogue between countries, international organizations, and other interested parties. These efforts will help participants understand the present and future industry challenges and advocate practicable solutions along the way.

Plenary Session 1: “Indonesia’s Energy Crisis in the New Global Energy Landscape”

Invited Keynote Speakers:

  1. H.E. Bambang Brodjonegoro, Minister of Finance, R.I.


  1. I Gusti Nyoman Wiratmadja, Director General of Oil and Gas, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources R. I.
  2. Dr Rodrigo Chavez, Country Director, World Bank Indonesia
  3. Dwi Soetjipto, President Director & CEO Pertamina
  4. Craig Stewart, IPA President 

Plenary Session 2: “Reforming Oil and Gas Governance towards Achieving National Goals”

Keynote Speaker (invited):

  1. H.E. Indroyono Soesilo, Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs, R.I.


  1. Kardaya Warnika, Chairman of Commission VII – DPR
  2. Amien Sunaryadi, Chairman of SKK Migas
  3. Faisal Basri, Chairman of the Oil and Gas Governance Reform Team
  4. Chuck Taylor, Managing Director Chevron IndoAsia Business Unit (IPA Board Member)
  5. Craig McMahon, Head of Asia Upstream Research, WoodMackenzie

Plenary Session 3: “Cross-Sectoral Collaboration in Advancing the National Oil and Gas Sector”

Keynote Speaker (invited):         

  1. H.E. Sofyan Djalil, Coordinating Minister for the Economy, R.I.

Speakers / Panelists:

  1. H.E. Siti Nurbaya, Minister of Environment and Forestry, R.I.
  2. Franky Sibarani, Chairman Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM)
  3. Taufiqurrahman Ruki, Acting Chairman of KPK
  4. Arsyadjuliandi Rahman, Acting Governor of Riau
  5. John M. Gibbs, President and GM ExxonMobil Indonesia (IPA Board Member)

SPECIAL SESSION 1: “Sustainability Reporting Requirements for Oil & Gas Industry in Indonesia”

Speakers / Panelists (invited):

  1. Ali Darwin – Chairman of National Committee for Sustainability Reporting.
  2. Prof. Sarwono Kusumaatmadja – Former Minister of Environment

SPECIAL SESSION 2: “Impact of Energy Sector as Engine of Growth of National Development”

Speakers / Panelists:

  1. Rita Widyasari, Regent of Kutai Kartanegara, East Kalimantan
  2. Handry Satriago, CEO GE
  3. Prof. Dr. Kadarsah Suryadi, Rector ITB
  4. Tri Mumpuni, Yayasan Institut Bisnis dan Ekonomi Kerakyatan (NGO)
  5. Dharmawan Samsu, Head of Country British Petroleum (BP)

Technical Paper Sessions

This annual event has 477 technical paper abstracts received, which was higher than last year. It has garnered the attention of oil and gas companies. Most of the speakers’ attendance have been confirmed and the cross-sectoral discussion program development continues to ensure that it addresses current pressing issues

Featured technical sessions include:

Engineering – Production Optimization with Dave Cook of ENI Indonesia

“Production Optimization With Rigless Sand Consolidation (SCON) Successful Application in Peciko Field” presented by Aymen Mechergul of TOTAL E&P Indonesie.

Day  : Wednesday

Date : May 20, 2015

Engineering – Facilities with Druvi Ruberu of ExxonMobil Oil Indonesia

“Implementing Risk Based Structural Integrity Management for Life Extension and Decommissioning of Mature Offshore Platforms” presented by Karyadi Junaedi of Pertamina Hulu Energi ONWJ.

Day  : Wednesday

Date : May 20, 2015

Geophysics – Seismic Interpretation with Leonard Lisapaly from Genting Oil (Kasuri)

Deriving Subsurface Insight from Seismic presented by Gregory Partyka.

Day  : Thursday

Date : May 21, 2015

Business/Commerce – The Big Challenge with M. Nurdin from Exxonmobil Oil Indonesia

“Improving Indonesia’s Oil and Gas Investment Environment” presented by Erika Behl of Wood MacKenzie.

Day  : Thursday

Date : May 21, 2015

For more information, please visit the event website