Congress Speakers

Having drawn participation from more than 300 high-profile leaders including Ministers of Energy, CEOs, and other expert speakers, the Congress served as a catalyst for vital conversations with key industry trailblazers and decision-makers that influence the future of energy for the benefit of all.

Sergio Affronti
Sergio AffrontiCEO & Director,
YPF, Argentina
Lawrence Apaalse
Lawrence ApaalseChief Director,
Ministry of Energy, Ghana
Muqsit Ashraf
Muqsit AshrafSenior Managing Director & Global Energy Sector Lead, Accenture, USA
David Baldwin
David BaldwinCo-President,
SCF Partners, USA
H.E. Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo
H.E. Mohammad Sanusi BarkindoSecretary General,
Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
Megan B. Bloomgren
Megan B. BloomgrenSenior Vice President
of Communications,
American Petroleum
Institute (API), USA
Allyson Book
Allyson BookVP, Energy Transition,
Baker Hughes, USA
Sebastian Borgarello
Sebastian BorgarelloVP, Consulting,
IHS Markit
Robert Bryce
Robert BryceAuthor of A Question of Power: Electricity and the Wealth
of Nations, USA
Barbara Burger
Barbara BurgerVP, Innovation & President, Chevron Technology Ventures,
Chevron Corporation, USA
Dr. Raul Camba
Dr. Raul CambaManaging Director,
Accenture, USA
Jonathan Chavez
Jonathan ChavezCo-Founder & Chief Analytics Officer, Social Sphere, USA
Galen Cobb
Galen CobbVP, Industry Relations, Halliburton, USA
Jonathan Cox
Jonathan CoxGlobal Co-Head Energy Investment Banking,
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, USA
Bob Dudley
Bob DudleyChairman, OGCI, UK
Maria Dunn
Maria DunnChief Governance Officer, Phillips 66, USA
Piotr Dziadzio
Piotr DziadzioUndersecretary of State in Ministry of Climate & Environment, Poland
Fituri Elhag Ibrahim
Fituri Elhag IbrahimFormer CEO, Mabruk Oil Operations Former Total Libya; Sr. Advisor, NOC Board
H.E. Tarek El-Molla
H.E. Tarek El-MollaMinister of Petroleum &
Mineral Resources, Egypt
Alex Epstein
Alex EpsteinAuthor of
The Moral Case for
Fossil Fuels, USA
Amanda Eversole
Amanda EversoleExecutive Vice President & COO
American Petroleum
Institute (API), USA
Dr. Omar Farouk-Ibrahim
Dr. Omar Farouk-IbrahimSecretary General, African Petroleum Producers Organization (APPO)
Jose W. Fernandez
Jose W. FernandezUnder Secretary for
Economic Growth, Energy,
& the Environment, USA
Tor Fjæran
Tor FjæranPresident,
World Petroleum Council
Juliana Garaizar
Juliana GaraizarHead of Houston Incubator
& VP, Innovation,
Greentown Labs, USA
H.E. Eduardo Gonzalez Toro
H.E. Eduardo Gonzalez ToroMinister of Energy & Mines, Peru
John Hess
John HessCEO,
Hess Corporation, USA
Vicki Hollub
Vicki HollubPresident & CEO,
Occidental Petroleum, USA
Josu Jon Imaz
Josu Jon ImazCEO,
Repsol, Spain
Hon. Deodat Indar
Hon. Deodat IndarMinister of Public Works, Guyana
Dr. Dong Sub Kim
Dr. Dong Sub KimPresident & CEO, Korea National Oil Corporation, Korea
Scott Kirby
Scott KirbyCEO, United Airlines, USA
Subhash Kumar
Subhash KumarChairman & Managing Director, ONGC, India
Mele Kolo Kyari
Mele Kolo KyariGroup Managing Director,
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Nigeria
Ryan Lance
Ryan LanceChairman & CEO,
ConocoPhillips, USA
Tim Leach
Tim LeachExecutive Vice
President, Lower48,
ConocoPhillips, USA
David Leebron
David LeebronPresident, Rice University, USA
Olivier Le Peuch
Olivier Le PeuchCEO, Schlumberger, USA
Mark Little
Mark LittlePresident & CEO,
Suncor Energy Inc., Canada
Sebastio Gasper Martins
Sebastio Gasper MartinsPresident & CEO,
Sonangol, Angola
Joseph McMonigle
Joseph McMonigleSecretary General,
International Energy Forum (IEF), Saudi Arabia
Melody Meyer
Melody MeyerPresident, Melody Meyer Energy; Director, BP, AbbVie & NOV
Jeff Miller
Jeff MillerChairman, President & CEO,
Halliburton, USA
Leparan ole Morintat
Leparan ole MorintatCEO, National Oil Corporation of Kenya, Kenya
Dr. Eng. John Mosonik
Dr. Eng. John MosonikDeputy Minister (Chief Administrative Secretary), Kenya
Amin H. Nasser
Amin H. NasserPresident & CEO,
Saudi Aramco,
Saudi Arabia
George-Sergiu Niculescu
George-Sergiu NiculescuSecretary of State,
Ministry of Energy, Romania
Anders Opedal
Anders OpedalPresident & CEO,
Equinor, Norway
Doug Pferdehirt
Doug PferdehirtCEO, TechnipFMC
H.E. Natasa Pilides
H.E. Natasa PilidesMinister of Energy, Commerce and Industry, Cyprus
Patrick Pouyanné
Patrick PouyannéChairman & CEO,
TotalEnergies, France
H.E. Matthew Opoku Prempeh
H.E. Matthew Opoku PrempehMinister for Energy, Ghana
H.E. Hardeep Singh Puri
H.E. Hardeep Singh PuriMinister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, India
Kevin Ramnarine
Kevin RamnarinePrincipal Consultant,
Triple junction Advisory &
Former Minister of Energy,
Trinidad & Tobago
Girish Saligram
Girish SaligramPresident & CEO,
Weatherford, USA
Scott D. Sheffield
Scott D. SheffieldCEO, Pioneer Natural
Resources, USA
Jeff Shellebarger
Jeff ShellebargerChairman,
23rd World Petroleum Congress Organizing Committee
Tom Siebel
Tom SiebelChairman & CEO,, USA
Lorenzo Simonelli
Lorenzo SimonelliChairman & CEO,
Baker Hughes, USA
Val Smith
Val SmithChief Sustainability Officer,
Citi, USA
Mike Sommers
Mike SommersPresident & CEO,
American Petroleum
Institute (API), USA
Charif Souki
Charif SoukiExecutive Chairman of the
Board, Tellurian, USA
Travis Stice
Travis SticeCEO & Director,
Diamondback Energy Inc., USA
Brian Sullivan
Brian SullivanWorldwide Exchange Anchor
& Senior Correspondent,
Julie Sweet
Julie SweetChair & CEO,
Accenture, USA
H.E. Chief Timipre Sylva
H.E. Chief Timipre SylvaMinister of State for
Petroleum Resources, Nigeria
H.E. Arifin Tasrif
H.E. Arifin TasrifMinister of Energy &
Mineral Resources,
Jim Teague
Jim TeagueDirector & Co-CEO,
Enterprise Products
Partners L.P., USA
Rex Tillerson
Rex TillersonFormer Chairman & CEO, ExxonMobil Corporation & the 69th U.S. Secretary of State, USA
Bobby Tudor
Bobby TudorPartner at Perella Weinberg Partners & Chairman of Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., USA
David M. Turk
David M. TurkDeputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy, USA
Hon. Sylvester Turner
Hon. Sylvester TurnerMayor of the City of
Houston, Texas, USA
Robin West
Robin WestManaging Director,
BCG Center for Energy Impact,
Mike Wirth
Mike WirthChairman & CEO,
Chevron, USA
Darren Woods
Darren WoodsChairman & CEO,
ExxonMobil Corporation, USA
Dr. Daniel Yergin
Dr. Daniel YerginVice Chairman, IHS Markit, Pulitzer-Prize Winner, Leading Energy Expert & Author of The New Map: Energy Climate, and the Clash of Nations, USA
Hon. Stuart Young
Hon. Stuart YoungMinister of Energy &
Energy Industries, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Dr. Jose Armando Zamora
Dr. Jose Armando ZamoraPresident of the ANH, National Hydrocarbons Agency of Colombia, Colombia
Sophie Zurquiyah
Sophie ZurquiyahCEO, CGG
Khaled Al-Buraik
Khaled Al-BuraikVP, Southern Area Oil Operations, Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia
Reem Abdullah</br>Al-Ghanim
Reem Abdullah
Head of HR, Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemical Company (SATORP), Saudi Arabia
Aali M. Al-Zahrani
Aali M. Al-ZahraniVice President Safety & Industrial Security, Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia
Prof. Frank Behrendt
Prof. Frank BehrendtChair, Energy Process Engineering and Conversion Techniques of Renewable Energies, TU Berlin
Kamel Ben-Naceur
Kamel Ben-Naceur2022 SPE President, & CEO, Nomadia Energy Consulting, UAE
Rick Bilberry
Rick BilberryChief Operating Officer, Soloman Associates, USA
Joe Blommaert
Joe BlommaertPresident,ExxonMobil LowCarbon Solutions, USA
Eimear Bonner
Eimear BonnerVP, President Chevron Technical Center & Chief Technology Officer, USA
Omar Boulos
Omar BoulosSenior Managing Director, Resources Industries, Accenture, USA
Andrew Broadbent
Andrew BroadbentDirector of
Downstream Operations, American Petroleum Institute (API), USA
Roger T. Brown
Roger T. BrownCEO, SEPLAT Energy Plc, Nigeria
Luis Cabra
Luis CabraExecutive Managing Director, Energy Transition, Sustainability and Technology & Deputy CEO, Repsol, Spain
Eric Carre
Eric CarreExecutive Vice President, Global Business Lines, Halliburton, USA
Pierre-Franck Chevet
Pierre-Franck ChevetChairman & CEO
IFP Energies Nouvelles France
Vivek Chidambaram
Vivek ChidambaramManaging Director, Lead Energy Strategy NA, Accenture, USA
Belarmino Chittargueleca
Belarmino ChittarguelecaExecutive Director, National Oil, Gas and Biofuels Agency (ANPG), Angola
Amy Chronis
Amy ChronisVice Chair and US Oil, Gas and Chemicals Lead, Deloitte LLP, USA
Mike Cousins
Mike CousinsSenior Vice President, Exploration & New Ventures, ExxonMobil Corporation, USA
Mark Crawford
Mark CrawfordSenior Vice Presidentfor Group Diversity& Inclusion, bp, UK
Scott Darling
Scott DarlingVice President Finance, ExxonMobil Low Carbon Solutions
Prabh Das
Prabh DasManaging Director & CEO, HPCL Mittal Energy
Carolina Dautriche
Carolina DautricheVP of Technology Development, Schlumberger, USA
Michael Deal
Michael DealVP, EM Upstream Integrated Solutions Company, ExxonMobil Corporation, USA
Rodolfo Henrique De Saboia
Rodolfo Henrique De SaboiaDirector General, ANP, Brazil
Remi Eriksen
Remi EriksenCEO, DNV, Norway
Michele Fiorentino
Michele FiorentinoExecutive Vice President of Strategy &Business Development,Baker Hughes, USA
John Florez
John FlorezAssociate Director,
Oil & Gas, BCG, USA
Bob Fryklund
Bob Fryklund Chief Strategist, Upstream, IHS Markit
Jon Gibbs
Jon GibbsPresident, ExxonMobil Global Projects, USA
Steve Green
Steve Green President North America E&P Company, Chevron, USA
Jim Guinn
Jim GuinnManaging Director, Global Cybersecurity Lead, Accenture, USA
Jeff Gustavson
Jeff Gustavson President, Chevron New Energies, Chevron, USA
Joshua Haacker
Joshua HaackerChief Investment Officer, OGCI Climate Investments, USA
Nigel Hearne
Nigel HearnePresident, Chevron Eurasia-Pacific Exploration & Production Company, USA
Iman Hill
Iman HillExecutive Director,
Tiago Homem
Tiago HomemExecutive Director,
Reservoirs, Petrobras, Brazil
Tommy Inglesby
Tommy InglesbyUpstream & LNG Portfolio Lead, Accenture, USA
Deanna Jones
Deanna JonesCHRO, Baker Hughes, USA
Joe M. Kang
Joe M. KangPresident, International Gas Union (IGU),
Republic of Korea
Whit Keuer
Whit KeuerPartner, Oil & Gas and Industrial Goods & Services Practice, Bain & Company, USA
Anibor Kragha
Anibor KraghaExecutive Secretary, African Refiners and Distributors Association
Dr. Ramanam Krishnamoorti
Dr. Ramanam KrishnamoortiChief Energy Officer, University of Houston, USA
Åshild Hanne Larsen
Åshild Hanne LarsenVice President Subsurface Excellence and Digital, Equinor, Norway
Tony Leo
Tony LeoExecutive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, FuelCell Energy, USA
Frank J. Macchiarola
Frank J. MacchiarolaSenior Vice President of Policy, Economics & Regulatory Affairs, American Petroleum Institute (API), USA
Dr. R. K. Malhotra
Dr. R. K. MalhotraDirector General, Federation of Indian Petroleum Industry (FIPI), India
Liam Mallon
Liam MallonPresident Upstream Oil and Gas, Exxon Mobil Corporation, USA
Dr. Iván Martén
Dr. Iván MarténBoard Member,Tubacex, Spain
John Martin
John MartinChairman, Pharos Energy, UK
Mex Martinot
Mex MartinotGlobal Head of Growth Strategy Industrial Cyber & Digital Security, Siemens Energy
David Mendelson
David MendelsonSenior Vice President Americas Division,
E&P Management Committee Member, TotalEnergies
Isabel Miranda
Isabel MirandaDirector of Sustainability and Social Performance, IPIECA
Miguel Moyano
Miguel MoyanoExecutive Secretary, ARPEL, Uruguay
Mark Nelson
Mark NelsonPresident of Downstream and Chemicals & EVP Chevron, USA
Arne Sigve Nylund
Arne Sigve NylundExecutive Vice President, Projects, Drilling & Procurement, Equinor, Norway
Ogutu Okudo
Ogutu OkudoDirector, National Oil Corporation of Kenya, Kenya
Andrea Ostby
Andrea OstbyManaging Director & Partner, BCG, USA
Graeme Pirie
Graeme PirieVice President, Energy Systems North America, DNV, USA
Steve Prusak
Steve PrusakSenior Vice President, Corporate Planning & Technology, Chevron Phillips Chemical, USA
Rani Puranik
Rani PuranikCo-Owner & Global CFO, Worldwide Oilfield Machine, USA
S.S.V. Ramakumar
S.S.V. RamakumarDirector R&D, Indian Oil, India
Dr. C. L. Reddy
Dr. C. L. ReddyADG Exploration, Directorate General of Hydrocarbons, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, India
João Henrique Rittershaussen
João Henrique RittershaussenExecutive Director of Production Development, Petrobras, Brazil
Lees Rodionov
Lees RodionovGlobal Director, Sustainability, Schlumberger, USA
Pedro Miras Salamanca
Pedro Miras SalamancaVice President, World Petroleum Council
Keisuke Sadamori
Keisuke SadamoriDirector for Energy Markets & Security, IEA
Ulrike Schopp
Ulrike SchoppChief of Staff, IPIECA
Liz Schwarze
Liz SchwarzeVice President,Global Exploration,Chevron Upstream, USA
Vartika Shukla
Vartika ShuklaChairperson and Managing Director, Engineers India, India
Leo Simonovich
Leo SimonovichVP & Global Head, Industrial Cyber,
Akshay Kumar Singh
Akshay Kumar SinghManaging Director & CEO, Petronet LNG Ltd, India
Olav Skar
Olav SkarHealth, Safety, Security and Wells Director IOGP
Geraldine Slattery
Geraldine SlatteryPresident Petroleum, BHP
Venetia Spencer
Venetia SpencerSecretary General, Polyolefin Circular Economy Platform (PCEP)
Bjørn Otto Sverdrup
Bjørn Otto SverdrupChair of the Executive Committee, Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI)
Starlee Sykes
Starlee SykesSenior Vice President, Gulf of Mexico and Canada, bp, USA
Gabriel Szabó
Gabriel SzabóExecutive Vice President Downstream, MOL Group Europe, Hungary
Dr. Ashraf Al Tahini
Dr. Ashraf Al TahiniManager EXPEC Advanced Research Center & CEO of SAUTC, Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia
Dr. Scott Tinker
Dr. Scott TinkerDirector, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Wale Tinubu
Wale TinubuGroup CEO, OANDO
Kirill Tyurdenev
Kirill TyurdenevCEO, NIS Gazprom Neft, Serbia
Ulrike Von Lonski
Ulrike Von LonskiCOO, World Petroleum Council, UK
Eirik Wærness
Eirik WærnessSVP & Chief Economist, Equinor, Norway
Tomasz Wiatrak
Tomasz WiatrakChairman of the Board
& CEO, ORLEN Unipetrol
T.J. Wojnar
T.J. WojnarVP, Corporate Strategic Planning, Exxon Mobil Corporation, USA
Vanessa Wyche
Vanessa WycheDirector, NASA's
Johnson Space
Center, USA
Dr. Kandeh Yumkella
Dr. Kandeh Yumkella Former United Nations Under-Secretary-General, Chair of UN-Energy, USA
María Victoria Zingoni
María Victoria ZingoniExecutive Managing Director of Client &
Low-Carbon Generation,
Chair of Electricity & Gas, Repsol, Spain