‘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).

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 – APL/NOV
14.05 Experience Sharing – BW Offshore
14.25 Experience Sharing – 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

Price for attendance:
NABA Members - Free
Non-members - NOK 495,- (excl. VAT)

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Event contact

Daniella Woldemichael
+4790055635