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Strategic Summit at CGHA2023

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2023 Strategic Summit Agenda

Day 2 Morning – Strategic Summit

09:30 - 09:35 (05 mins)

Welcome Address from the Chairperson

09:35 - 10:25 (50 mins)

[Panel] Energising the Hydrogen Export with A Strong Supply Chain
  • Maritime facilities: Capacity and Support Facilities for Storage of Hydrogen Liquid

  • Decarbonisation in Transit Process and Shipping

  • Preferential Policies to Reduce the Costs of Import and Export 

  • Common Hydrogen Standards

Teo Eng Dih
Chief Executive
Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore

Jeremy Stone
Non-Executive Director & Advisor
J-Power Latrobe Valley

Andrew Tan
President & CEO
Chiyoda Oceania

Simon Byrnes
Chief Commercial Officer
Port of Newcastle

10:25 - 10:50 (25 mins)

[Keynote] Reserved for MSA

Coffee Break & Exhibition Tour (40 mins)

11:30 - 12:20

(50 mins)

[Panel] Identifying and Evaluating the Feasible Business Models for Green Hydrogen Production at Scale
  • On-site Production

  • The Industrial Clusters: Hydrogen Valley

  • Large-scale Production

Carlos Trench
Head of Hydrogen Projects

Phil Richardson
General Manager, New Energy Projects Growth and Future

Kevin Selleslags
Executive Commercial Director

Tatsuya Kato
Head of Project Origination 
(ESG, Decarbonization & Energy Transition)

Sojitz Australia

Lunch & Networking Break

Day 2 Afternoon – Strategic Summit

14:00 - 14:50 (50 mins)

[Panel] From Major Suppliers to Off-takers - Key Considerations for Achieving Commercial Viability of Green Hydrogen
  • How to establish a commercial hydrogen production and export industry

  • How to achieve green hydrogen transition and reach commercial readiness

  • Analyzing the five most commercially viable sectors in hydrogen industry

  • Determining the functions of digitalization on the road to commercialization


Stephen Hinchliffe
Energy Advisory Leader Asia Pacific New Zealand and Australia
Mott MacDonald


Lars Hansen
Director Upstream Energy
Intercontinental Energy

14:50 - 15:15 (25 mins)

[Keynote] Reserved for Acciona

Coffee Break & Exhibition Tour (40 mins)

15:45 - 16:10 (25 mins)

[keynote] Key enablers to Rump up Electrolyser Manufacturing Capability
  • (Available for Sponsor)

16:10 - 17:00 (50 mins)

[Panel] Stimulating Investment Across the Hydrogen Value Chain
  • Emerging financing options and institutional support 

  • Addressing financial and commercial risks to make projects bankable  

  • What’s needed to boost investment in green hydrogen?

  • How can financiers get involved - perspective of early investors


Sally Torgoman
Partner, Commercial Advisory & Transactions


Alaster Long
Head of Future Fuels
National Australia Bank

17:00 - 17:05

(05 mins)

Closing Address by the Chairperson

17:05 - 17:15

(05 mins)

Closing Address by the Organizer
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