‘Nigeria in Focus’ seminar

Seminar

Middelthuns gate 27, 0368 Oslo, Norge

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On behalf of the Board of the Nigerian Norwegian Chamber of Commerce, Mettle Consult, NABA would like to extend this cordial invitation to you to join the ‘Nigeria in Focus’ seminar on October 25th at the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO).

 

Program

Trade & Investment Seminar

Reviews the question “Why invest in Nigeria today”, followed by the question “What are the fiscal, sectoral and legal frameworks to support investment in Nigeria today”. Capping this seminar, Statoil will share its experience of 25 years in Nigeria.

08:00

Registrations

08:30

Welcome Address

Asmund Mandal, Board Member, Nigerian Norwegian Chamber of Commerce

08:40

Introduction to Nigeria

Ambassador Jens-Petter Kjemprud, Ambassador of Norway to Nigeria

09:00

Norway as Investment Partner

Ambassador Musa Mohammed Illu, Ambassador of Nigeria to Norway

09:20

Nigeria’s Economic Transformation

Dr. Dele Ajayi, Special Adviser to the Minister of Industry, Trade & Investment (Nigeria)

09:40

Economic Diversification through Export Promotion

Segun Awolowo, CEO, Nigerian Export Promotion Council

10:00

Tea / Coffee Break

10:20

Investing in Nigeria Today

Hajiya Ladi Katagum, Director of States Coordination, Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission

10:40

Doing Business in Nigeria; Legal Frameworks

Gbenga Biobaku, Managing Partner, Gbenga Biobaku & Co

11:00

Statoil

25 Years in Nigeria

11:30

Q&A / Panel Discussion

12:00

Closing Remarks

Chijioke Igwe, Chairman, Nigerian Norwegian Chamber of Commerce

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch

Oil & Gas Forum

Reviews the state of the Nigerian Oil &Gas sector today and the sector view to 2021 by Norwegian Energy Partners (NORWEP). Examines the Legal framework within which ‘Nigerian Content’ must be understood. Key Norwegian and Nigerian players share experiences, challenges and successes, followed by an interactive Q&A session.

13:00

Welcome Address

Adebayo Adebiyi, Board Member, Nigerian Norwegian Chamber of Commerce

13:10

The Nigerian Offshore Oil & Gas Market; Towards 2021

Gulbrand Wangen, Regional Director, Norwegian Energy Partners (NORWEP)

13:25

‘Nigerian Content’; The Legal Framework

Gbenga Biobaku, Managing Partner, Gbenga Biobaku & Co

13:45

Experience Sharing

13:45 – APL/NOV
14:05 – BW Offshore
14:25 – TechnipFMC

14:45

Tea / Coffee Break

15:00

‘Nigerian Content’ in Practice

Frederic Gere, CEO, Aveon Offshore

15:30

Q&A / Panel Discussion

16:00

Closing Remarks

Chijioke Igwe, Chairman, Nigerian Norwegian Chamber of Commerce

16:00 - 18:00

One-to-One Meetings

19:00 - 21:00

Networking Dinner (place tbc)

Registration

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Event contact

Daniella Woldemichael
+4790055635