Speakers 2021

Congress Detailed Schedule (This might be revised)



First Day Morning

۲۶ January 2021



Opening Ceremony

Bijan Zanganeh, Minister of Petroleum

Mehdi Mir Moezi, Managing Director, Pasargad Energy Development Company (PEDC)



۱۰:۳۰ ۹:۰۰

Free Time

۱۰:۳۰ – ۱۱:۰۰

The Future of Gas Production and Consumption


Reza Dehghan, Deputy CEO, Development & Engineering of NIOC (Chairman of the Panel)

Mohammad Reza Sedighi, Planning Director, National Iranian Gas Company

Abdolmohammad Delparish, head of Integrated Planning at the National Iranian Oil Company

Mohsen Khojasteh-Mehr, Vice Chairman and CEO of Tadbir Drilling Development Company

Mohammad Hasan Peyvandi Sani, Member of the Board, Oil Industry Pension Fund

Rasoul Falah Nejad, Vice Chairman of the Board, Engineering & Construction Director, Pars Oil & Gas Co.

۱۱:۰۰ – ۱۲:۱۵

Simultaneous Meeting

Refinery or Petro-Refinery, the Role of Government and the Private Sector


Houshang Falahatian, Deputy Oil Minister for Planning

Alireza Sadegh Abadi, Deputy Oil Minister & President of NIORDC

Hossein Shahryari, CEO, Parsian Oil and Gas Development Group Company

Reza Mahdavipour, Advisor to the CEO, National Petrochemical Company

Mehdi Dousti, Technical and Engineering Deputy of Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Holding

۱۱:۰۰ – ۱۲:۱۵

Free Time

۱۲:۱۵ – ۱۴:۰۰

First Day Afternoon

۲۶ January 2021




Challenges of Non-Governmental Investment in Iran Power and Renewable Energy Industry



Mohammad Malaki, CEO, Pasargad Energy Development Co.

Mohammad Satkin, Deputy Minister, Head of Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Organization

Seyed Ali Hosseini, Managing Director of Iran Energy Exchange (IRENEX)

Mohammad Ali Vahdati. Chairman of Board of Directors, PGC Syndicate

Asadollah Sabouri, Member of Board of Directors, PGC Syndicate

Reza Riahi, CEO, Khorasan Regional Electric Company

Bahman Masoudi, Vice President Mah Taab Gostar Co.

Hasan Mardani, Senior Expert of Investment in Water & Power Market

۱۴:۰۰ -۱۵:۱۵

Simultaneous Meeting


Upstream Production with the Aim of Petrochemical and its Role Boundaries



Jafar Rabiee, CEO, Persian Gulf Chemical Industry Company

Roknodin Javadi, Member of IPEC Council & Former CEO of NIOC

Karim Zobeidi, Director of the Integrated Planning at (NIOC) 

Ahmad Mohammadi, Managing Director, National Iranian South Oil Company

Abdolreza Dabiri, Advisor to the CEO of Persian Gulf Chemical Industry company

Mahmoud Amin-Nejad, Managing Director, Persian Gulf Bid Boland Gas Refining Co.


۱۴:۰۰ -۱۵:۱۵
Presentation by:  S. R. Hoseini Moghadam, Mellat Investment Bank CEO ۱۵:۲۰ -۱۵:۳۵

Free Time


The Current World Impacts on the Future of Iran Oil and Energy Industry



Amir-Hossein Zamaninia, Deputy Oil Minister for International Affairs and Trading

Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General

Masoud Nili, Head of Economics Department, Sharif University of Technology

Abbas Ali Abadi, CEO, MAPNA Group

Reza Zabib, Assistant to the Foreign Minister and Director General for Asia and Oceania 

Soleyman Ghasemian, Head of Economic Affairs, General Directorate of Asia, Africa and Oceania, Ministry of Petroleum

۱۵:۴۵ -۱۷:۰۰

Second Day

۲۷ January 2021



The Outlook of Commerce, Value-Creation and Gas Consumption



Hasan Montazer Torbati, Deputy Oil Minister and Managing Director of NIGC, (Chairman of the Panel)

Homayoun Haeri, Deputy Minister of Energy for Electricity and Energy Affairs 

Mohammad Morovati, CEO, Tehran Advanced Research Institute

Mohammad Mostafavi, Member of the Board, Parsian Oil Industries Development and Renovation Company

۱۴:۰۰ -۱۵:۱۵

Free Time


Methanol Surplus, Price Effects and Value Chain Completion



Behzad Mohammadi Deputy Minister of Petroleum & CEO of  NPC (Chairman of the Panel)

Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh, Advisor to the Minister of Oil

Marzieh Shahdaei, CEO, Petrofarhang Petrochemical Holding Company

Hassan Abbaszadeh, Deputy Director of Planning and Development of the NPC

Abdolrahim Ghanbarian, CEO, Shiraz Petrochemical Co.

۱۵:۳۰ -۱۶:۴۵

Free Time

۱۶:۴۵ -۱۷:۰۰

The Future of Export Markets for Oil, Petroleum and Petrochemical Products and the Role of International Cooperation in the Post-Corona Era



Saeid Khoshrou, Director of International Affairs (Chairman of the Panel)

Afshin Javan, Director General, OPEC affairs and relation with energy communities at NIOC

Hootan Salary, Deputy Director of International Petroleum Product Marketing and Operations at NIOC

Hojatollah Ghanimi Fard, Ex Advisor to OPEC Secretary General

Reza Ebadzadeh Semnani, CEO, Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Trade Company

۱۷:۰۰ -۱۸:۱۵


Third Day

۲۸ January 2021



Oil and Energy Regulation


Ahmad Davodi, Vice President, National Competition Council

Houshang Falahatian, Deputy Oil Minister for Planning

Farzin Minoo, Deputy Minister for Management & Human Capital Development

Mohammad Hossein Rahmati, Head of Macroeconomic Affairs, Program and Budget Organization

Saeed Elahi, Ex Advisor to Deputy Minister of Energy, Electricity and Energy Affairs

Mohammad Sardooe,Associated Professor at University of Tehran

Reza Padidar, Chairman of the Board of Society of Iranian Petroleum Industries Equipment Manufacturers (ASTSNA)


۹:۰۰ -۱۰:۱۵

Free Time

۱۰:۱۵ -۱۰:۳۰

Supporting E&P Companies to Achieve the Production Capacity of Eight Million Oil Barrels



Mohammad Reza Moghadam, Advisor to Oil Minister

Mohammad Ali Emadi, EVP at Pasargad Energy Development Company

S. Alireza Tabatabaei Nezhad, Dean of the School of Oil and Gas Engineering, Sahand     University of Technology, Tabriz

Kamran Fatahi, Project Portfolio Manager at Tehran Energy Consultants

Amir Adham, Senior expert, NIGC`s Director for Consolidated Planning Management


Free Time

۱۲:۰۰ -۱۲:۱۵

Closing Ceremony




۱۲:۱۵ -۱۳:۰۰