Oil and Gas Africa Conference






The Oil & Gas Logistics Africa conference takes a fresh look at identifying and overcoming the challenges to getting things done in and off Africa. Partly based on the latest PwC 10 year Africa Oil and Gas Review, it will introduce some new approaches to establishing and maintaining effective and resilient supply chains, including the imaginative use of aviation to sustain operations.
To achieve the goals, we have put together a range of superbly cross complimenting experts in the Logistics field.


Chris Bredenhann. Chris joined Price Waterhouse Coopers in 1990, and has been a partnerat PwC’s Advisory Division in Cape Town since July 1999 where he is responsible for delivering risk management, internal audit and process improvement services to clients. He is the Energy industry leaderfor PwC Southern Africa and the PwC Africa Oil & Gas Advisory leader.


Simon O’Toole. WorldBank Consultant.
Currently Simon is an advisor to The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources in Somalia as well as various other high profile WB clients.
Simons vast Oil & Gas logistical experience includes Geophysical Project Manager at Terraseis International, Senior Geophysicist at ION Geophysical and Party Manager at OHM surveys


David Sineke, Engen David is Research Analyst at Engen South Africa, and is a graduate of the UCT Graduate School of Business.
With over 19 years of research into the African market, David is uniquely positioned to bring a perspective to the effects of proper logistical planning to the Oil & Gas industry as whole. He will cover the supply chain challenges facing theroll-outofcleanerfuelsin RSA.

These top speakers, coupled with a broad based selection of speakers and participants from all relevant sectors of the industry will have one goal - to inform and update all participants in the event. From consumers to suppliers. From multi-national corporations and para-statals to small, focussed highly specialised and skilled service providers.
The conference provides a combined opportunity for both suppliers of goods & services as well as utilisers to meet, network and hear their peers discussing problems and solutions at a high level.

Oil & Gas Logistics Africa 2016 - one ofthe best marketing opportunities ofthe year.





Shirley Schmidt, Afrishore. Shirley is a director of Afrishore Shipping, and logistics & supply company based in Mossel Bay and Cape Town. Experienced in logistic project management and port call management as well as specialised marine consultancy services, she will address the conference on how delegates can "think differently" about logistics in emerging markets, using local solutions for global clients.



Highly targeted exhibitions have been used very successfully to reach the exact person or company to maximise sales potential with little or no wasted investment.
Oil & Gas Logistics Africa 2016 will be no different and will be where your opportunity comes to the fore - a growing but very specifically aimed exhibition reaching the most influential people in the Oil & Gas support industry in sub-Saharan Africa.
A captive audience of delegates who will be channelled through the well laid out Exhibition at least four times per day. This, with the other networking opportunities that are being put at your disposal, make Oil & Gas Logistics Africa 2016 one of the best marketing opportunities of the year.

All exhibitors automatically quality for free attendance to the conference, with the exhibition open only to delegates who attend the conference. This is unique exposure for exhibitors to top quality African delegations within the Gas and Power regeneration industry.
Exhibition Space: We are expecting rapid take off of stands, and as there is a finite area of space available, we suggest you contact the organisers quickly to make sure you benefit from prime site selection.



With invited speakers from the major players in the industry, from service providers to active product & service users, Oil & Gas Logistics Africa 2016 will again have the best line up of speakers, giving delegates and exhibitors an unrivaled opportunity of networking and getting newbusiness.
Over the years, our delegates have consistently been addressed by the top players in the industry. Speakers who will provide in depth analysis of their areas of expertise allowing unprecedented insight and opportunity by participants.


Charlene Holm,
Intertek. Her address will centre on CSR - achieve your goals and add value


Laura Peinke, Saldanha Bay IBZ. Will talk on Logistic bases & benefits of FreeZones


Baxolile Zwane, Acting Vice President: Trade Supply and Logistics at PetroSA will discuss procurement and logistics in PetroSA-the future


Lars Greiner Greiner Mendl & Assoc., Will examine smarter procurement (Models & Local Content) as well as Supply Chain (Onshore, Offshore & Resilience).


Ian Mcluskie, CHC
Helicopters, will with Mike Fry, give the conference a combined presentation with more insight into aviation support and SAR.


Mick Fry, CHC
Helicopters will, with Ian Mcluskie, give the conference a combined presentation with more insight into aviation support and SAR.


Steve Light,
Globecomm, will look at communications support to operations, asset tracking and crisis response


Kenny Paton, Webber Wentzel, will discuss legal issues - international & national laws, liability, litigation & corruption.

Speakers & Conference Info

Oil &Gas Logistics Africa 2016 hasgatheredtogethera broad spectrum of highly qualified and experience speakers in all relevant fields. All well known in their fields, we welcome both new and previous speakers tothisevent.


Mike Litson, Litson & Associates, will discuss Aviation (Search & Rescue, Air Logistics, Safety & Compliance) with an emphasis on safety and regulatory oversight.


Mike Lord, RedMed, will provide information covering the challenges and some approaches to operating in and off North Africa


Mr David van der Spuy,
Manager, Resource Evaluation, PASA, will present the latest news from PASA.


Hugh Kennaway,
Independent insurance assessor and loss adjuster will, under the banner " Oil & Gas Insurance in Developing Jurisdictions", examine Insurance & Risk (Liability, Losttime)


Paul Hurst, Solenta Aviation will present an insight into aviation support and SAR.


Mike Daniel, RSSA, will present Bimodal Logistics - Road AND Rail

Our conference agenda at Oil& Gas LogisticsAfrica 2016 covers many subjects at in depth levels. A full agenda is available in PDF form.

Agenda Outline:


New energy futures - Perspectives on transformation of the oil & gas sector
Chris Bredenhamm, PwC


Smarter Procurement
(Models & Local Content)

Lars Greiner, Logistics Consultant

Latest news from PASA
Dave van der Spuy, PASA


CSR- achieve your goals and add value

Charlene Holm, Intertek

Laws, Liability, Litigation & Corruption

Kenny Paton, Webber Wentzel
  Networking Refreshment Break   Networking Refreshment Break
  The Outlook-The Industry in 10 years. Simon O'Toole, World Bank    
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