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Background Paper on CBM in India

Timings

Topic

Speaker

0930-1000

Registration & Tea

1000-1005

Welcome by Dr. R. K. Malhotra, Director General, Petroleum Federation of India

1005-1200

Session-I: Exploration & Production of CBM
Session Chair: Shri Ajay Prakash Sawhney, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Director General, Directorate General of Hydrocarbons [Biodata]
Session Co-chair: Dr. Rahul Dasgupta, Executive Director (Corporate Affairs), Oil India Limited

CBM: Indian Scenario Dr. Abhay Sharma, Chief Chemist & Coordinator (CBM), DGH [Biodata][Presentation]
Challenges & Solutions in CBM Production Shri N. K. Punjrath, General Manager, Oil & Natural
Gas Corporation Limited
[Biodata] [Presentation]  
CBM Development & Production – Issues & Challenges Shri Prashant Modi, Managing Director & CEO, Great Eastern Energy Corporation Limited
[Biodata] [Presentation]
Journey So Far… Experience & Learning
  • Shri Ajay Khandelwal, President (Petroleum E&P), Reliance Industries Limited
    [
    Biodata] [Presentation]
  • Shri Manish Maheshwari, Chief Executive Officer (E&P), Essar Oil Limited
    [Biodata] [Presentation]
Q&A
Tea/Coffee

1215-1330

Session-II: Co-production of CBM, Coal Gas and Coal
Session Chair: Shri V. P. Mahawar, Director (Onshore), ONGC [Biodata]
Session Co-chair: Shri M. Satyamurthy, Director of Mines Safety, DGMS

Challenges in Co-production of CBM and Coal Shri P. N. Hajra, Ex-ONGC [Biodata] [Presentation]
Coal Mining and CBM Exploitation – Challenges and Opportunities in Indian Context

Shri Arunava Saha, Senior Manager, Coal India Ltd.
[Presentation]

Q&A
Lunch

1430-1540

Session-III: Pricing and Marketing of CBM
Session Chair: Shri T. K. Sengupta, Director (Offshore) – I/C Marketing, ONGC
[Biodata]

Pricing of CBM Worldwide & India and its Co-Relation with Development Ms. Gauri Jauhar, Director (Consulting & Research), IHS [Biodata] [Presentation]
Panel Discussion
  • Shri Nitin Zamre, Managing Director, ICF
    International India [Biodata]
  • Shri Manish Maheshwari, CEO (E&P), Essar Oil
    Limited [Biodata]
  • Shri Prashant Modi, Managing Director & CEO,
    GEECL [Biodata]
  • Shri Ajay Khandelwal, President (Petroleum E&P),
    RIL [Biodata]
  • Shri R. Guhan, General Manager (Marketing),
    ONGC [Biodata]
Tea/Coffee

1600-1720

Valedictory Session

Summary & Key Recommendations by Knowledge Partner, Ernst & Young LLP [Presentation]
Discussion
Address by Shri K. D. Tripathi, Secretary, MoP&NG
Valedictory Address by the Chief Guest, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Union Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum & Natural Gas

1720

Vote of Thanks by PetroFed

1900

Dinner hosted by CMD, ONGC at Longchamp, The Taj Mahal Hotel