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WorleyParsons Expert partners with Neoedge to discuss on the role of Gas for Power and Energy Markets in Africa


For Immediate Release

Johannesburg, South Africa, 20th April 2015 – Neoedge, a leading events company based in Singapore, in partnership with WorleyParsons’ Principal Consultant and Advisian, Eric Khoo, is organising the upcoming international event “Gas/LNG for Power and Energy Markets Master Class”, which will be held at The Capital Empire, Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa, on 8-10 July 2015.

The forthcoming international master class will be led by Mr Eric Khoo, Principal Consultant and Advisian at WorleyParsons, United Kingdom. This event aims to provide the latest and comprehensive overview of Gas/LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) in the context of electricity generation in Africa.

According to Cathy Dimson, Head Analyst at Neoedge, “It is important for Africa to have a deep understanding of the current nature of electricity generation. To achieve this, they must first look into its related markets as well as the global wholesale gas market and the local energy/power markets.”

The three-day event will introduce the issues related to global hydrocarbon development and how they could impact on regional and local power markets–presenting the question on the role and feasibility of gas/LNG as an alternative fuel in power generation.

“Critical drivers such as generation economics, global oil & gas markets, local market dynamics and geopolitical issues will be examined in the duration of the event including recent decline in oil price, where it’s been a case in point in the dynamics of oil market which can significantly impact the energy markets which, of course, include Gas/LNG.”, added Dimson.

The course is designed for Gas, LNG and Power industry professionals worldwide with backgrounds or involvement in the technical, commercial and management aspects, including experts advising investors who are contemplating on development projects in the Gas and LNG sectors of the energy industry.

The Power and Energy Professionals relevant to attend the event would include:

Project Engineers; Project Managers; Project owners/Developers; Energy Investors; Investment Managers; Commercial Managers; Electricity Traders; Business Development Managers; Energy Commissioners; Government Officials; Energy Analysts; Energy Professionals; Finance Managers; Lawyers/Advisers; Accountants/Auditors; Credit and Lending Officials.


About Neoedge:

Neoedge is headquartered in Singapore. Neoedge has been organising premier events all around the world including Port-of-Spain, Buenos Aires, Bogota, Hamburg, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Accra, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Mumbai, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh, Perth, Manila, Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Shanghai, et cetera.

For more information, contact Eugene Azucena on +65 6557 9168;

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