17th International HSE Biennial Conference on The Oil & Gas Industry in Nigeria.

28-30 November 2016 | Eko Hotels & Suites | Lagos - Nigeria


Theme: Integrated Security approach, new strategies and the way to go in the Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry


The International HSE Biennial Conference brings together all stakeholders in the Nigerian Oil and Gas industry to discuss Health, Safety and Environmental issues and challenges affecting the industry

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CONFERENCE PROGRAM (TENTATIVE)

DAY 1, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2016

OPENING CEREMONY

9.00 – 10.00

Arrival of Guests

10.00 – 10.15

Welcome Address by the Director of Petroleum Resources –Mr. M.D.B Ladan

10.15 – 10.20

Goodwill Message by the Executive Governor of Lagos State – His Excellency Akinwunmi Ambode

10.20 – 10.25

Goodwill Message by the Honourable Minister of Environment– Ms. Amina J. Mohammed

10.25 – 10.30

Goodwill Message by the Honourable Minister of Health – Prof. Isaac Adewole

10.30 – 10.35

Goodwill Message by the Honourable Minister of Defence – Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali (Rtd.)

10:35 – 10.40

Goodwill Message by the Honourable Minister of Science & Technology – Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu

10:40 – 10:45

Goodwill Message by the Honourable Minister of Interior – Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (Rtd.)

10:45 – 10:50

Goodwill Message by the Honourable Minister of Transport – Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi

10:50 – 10:55

Goodwill Message by the Honourable Minister of Niger Delta Affairs – Pst. Usani Uguru Usani

10:55 – 11:00

Goodwill Message by Chief of the Naval Staff, Nigerian Navy – Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas

11:00 – 11:15

Keynote address by the Honourable Minister of State Petroleum Resources – Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu

11.15 – 11.25

Vote of thanks by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry Petroleum Resources – Dr. (Ms.) Shu’ara Jamila

11.25 – 11.45

Opening of Conference Exhibition by the HMSPR – Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu

11.45 – 12.00

TEA BREAK

FIRST PLENARY SESSION

12.00 – 13.30

Addressing the Burden of Securing the Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry - Mr. Shina Bankole, General Manager

- Security, Chevron Nigeria Limited (Vice Chairman, Oil Producers Trade Section -OPTS Subcommittee on Security)

Session Chairperson: His Excellency Ifeanyi Okowa – Executive Governor, Delta State

Discussants:

  • Mr Cornelius Zegelaar Senior Vice President & Managing Director, Addax Petroleum Development, Nigeria
  • His Royal Majesty Dr. Edmund Daukoru – Amayanabo of Nembe Kingdom, Bayelsa State
  • Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas – Chief of the Naval Staff, Nigerian Navy
  • Rear Admiral Joseph Okojie – Commander, JTF Niger Delta (Operation Delta Safe)
  • Abdullahi Muhammadu – Commandant General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC)
  • Mr. Dafe Stephen Sejebor – Group General Manager, NAPIMS
  • Mr. Ubong King – MD/CEO, Protection Plus Services Limited
  • Mr. Ehiosu Aganmwonyi – General Manager Security, Shell Nigeria (Chairman, OPTS Subcommittee on Security)

13.30 – 14.30

LUNCH

AFTERNOON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2016

BREAK OUT TECHNICAL SESSIONS

HALL 1
Environment

HALL 2
Safety

HALL 3
Security

Session Chairperson

Mrs. Elegbeleye Yemisi
Engr. Vincent Nwabueze

Dr. Oyet Gogomary
Mrs. Clara Emenike

Mr. Dennis Amachree
Mr. Bob Harper

14.30 – 15.15

Ethno-medicine Diversity of Some Forest Reserves in the Niger Delta

Ozumba, C. et al.

Managing the Inner Dialogue as a Bottom-Up approach to Entrenching Health, Environment and Safety Practices in Oil and Gas Facilities – Escravos Gas Plant Experience

Erhurun, P.

Integrated Pipelines Superhighway Model for Managing Oil and Gas Third Party Interference and Security Challenges

Ihebuzor, P. et al.

15.15 – 16.00

Further Evidence of Sea Turtle (Order: Testudines) Nesting along Nigerian Beaches – The Olokola LNG (OKLNG) Case Study

Imevbore, V. et al.

Making a Case for a Proactive Health and Safety Regime in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry

Hameed, T.

Third Party Interference on Nigerian Product Pipelines: The Damages and Solutions

Eze, J. et al.

18.00 – 20.00

Cocktail

END OF DAY 1

DAY 2, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2016

SECOND PLENARY SESSION

9.00 – 10.15

Driving HSE Compliance in the Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry: The Conundrum of a Mono-product Economy (The Nigerian Situation) - Mrs. Sibeudu Onyebuchi – Deputy Director, Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Division, Department of Petroleum Resources

Session Chairperson: Ms. Amina J. Mohammed - Honourable Minister of Environment

Discussants:

  • Dr. Maikanti Baru – Group Managing Director, NNPC
  • Mr. Austin Avuru – Managing Director, Seplat Petroleum Development Company Limited
  • Mr. Jackey Jipping – Managing Director, KCA Deutag (Nigeria) Limited
  • Mrs. Carol Antaih – General Manager, Safety, Health & Environment (SHE), ExxonMobil Nigeria (Chairperson OPTS Subcommittee on Environment)
  • Ledum Mitee – Legal Practitioner and Consultant, L.A.Mitee & Company
  • Prof. Lawrence Ezemonye – Dep. Vice Chancellor Administration, University of Benin (National President, Nigerian Environmental Society)
  • Dr. Jerry Nwankwo – MD/CEO, AWML International Limited

10.15 – 10.30

TEA/COFFEE BREAK – Exhibition Area

BREAK OUT SESSION FOR TECHNICAL SESSIONS

HALL 1
Environment

HALL 2
Safety

HALL 3
Health

Session Chairperson

Mrs. Ufondu Ejiro
Mr. Uche Amaechi

Engr. Sarki Auwal
Mr. Nwogu Chimezie

Dr. James Agada
Dr. Alex Uamai

10.30 – 11.00

Harnessing the Derivable Benefits of the Environmental Impact Assessment Process for Effective Project Implementation – A Regulator’s Perspective

Ayaeze, E. et al.

Safety in Downstream Operations: Challenges and Way Forward

Moriki, U.

Trends in HIV Sero-Prevalence in Oil related settings

Akani, C.

11.00 – 11.30

Evaluation of Changing Stakeholders’ Expectations in the Delivery of Oil and Gas Project Environmental Impact Assessment

Michael, R. & Nwachukwu, E

LPG Facilities Integrity and Incident Management – Experience and Lessons Learnt

Abayomi, A. & Azeez, G.

World Health Organization Healthy Workforce Framework Model: A Case Study of Agbami Co-venturers’ Enterprise Community Involvement

Okala, C. et al.

11.30 – 12.00

On the issue of Environmental Impact Statements’ Quality in the Oil and Gas Industry

Anifowose, B.

Imperatives of Process Safety in Nigeria

Erinne, J.

Promoting Weight Management and the adoption of Healthier Lifestyle Habits in the Workplace: A Case Study of Oando Marketing PLC

Oyet, G. & Adejumo, T.

12.30 – 13.00

Nigerian Economy and the Environment; Modelling Approaches for Ecosystem Assessment and Monitoring, For Sustainable Growth and Development

Onwurah, I et al.

Improving Scaffolding and Work at Height Training & Standards in Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry – Experiences and Lessons Learned

Treby, M.

Challenges for Health Risk Management in the Workplace of the Future

Ajayi, L.

13.00 – 13.30

LUNCH

AFTERNOON TUESDSAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2016

THIRD PLENARY SESSION

13.30 – 15.00

Challenges of Multiple Regulation in the Oil & Gas Industry – Mrs. Carol Antaih, General Manager, Safety, Health & Environment (SHE), ExxonMobil Nigeria (Chairperson OPTS Subcommittee on Environment)

Session Chairperson: Sen. Victor Ndoma-Egba – Chairman, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC)

Discussants:

  • Sen. Omotayo Donald – Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum (Upstream)
  • Dr. Susan Asagwara – Head, Marine Environment Department, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency
  • Sir Peter Idabor – Director General, National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency
  • Mr. J. A Alonge – Director, Environment Assessment, Federal Ministry of Environment
  • Dr. M.M. Zagi – Assistant Director, Environment, Department of Petroleum Resources
  • Mrs. Bunmi Akaakar – Oil & Gas, and Environmental Law, Department of Public Law, Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt

BREAK OUT FOR TECHNICAL SESSIONS

HALL 1
Environment

HALL 2
Environment & Security

HALL 3
Health

Session Chairperson

Sir Amechi Onianwa
Mr. Abdul-afeez Balogun

Mr. Wale Olafisan
Mrs. Titi Ajose

Dr. Jeff Uzohue
Dr. Timothy Atuk

15.00 – 15.30

Evaluation of Rena and Mycoremediation Techniques in the Degradation of TPH, PAH and THC in Crude Oil impacted Soil
Maduekwe, C. et al.

Oil Spill Response in a Bio-diverse Environment - Managing the Transitions
Iheagwam, S. et al.

Enhancing the Positive Impacts of Oil and Gas Development Projects: HIA as a Tool for Promoting Public Health in Resource Poor Countries
Abah, S.

15.30 – 16.00

Metabolic Class Distribution of Bacteria associated with Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion in Niger Delta Soil Sites
Oparaodu K. & Okpokwasili, G.

Analysis of the Effectiveness of Current Environmental Law Framework in Combating Environmental Pollution from Vandalism
Awogbade, S. et al.

Health Impact Assessment (HIA) in the Oil and Gas industry – Experiences and Lessons Learned
Okala, C. et al.

16.00 – 16.30

Acute Toxicity of Untreated and Treated Produced Water from EA Field
Odokuma, L. et al.

Regulatory Style in Enhancing Operations in the Oil and Gas Sector in Nigeria - A Rethink
Bassey, D

Occupational Health Practice Legislation and Regulatory Compliance: Whither Nigeria?
Igwe, R.

16.30 – 17.00

Use of Green Burner Technology for Well Cleaning - Experiences and Lessons Learnt
Okoli, U. &Awi, H.

Security Situation in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry - A Growing Public Safety Challenge
Asikaogu, C.

An investigation of knowledge and the use of Hearing Protection Device (HPD) among Employees of a large Refinery
Agada, J.

19.00 – 21.00

GALA NIGHT

END OF DAY 2

DAY 3, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2016

FOURTH PLENARY SESSION

9.00 – 10.15

Challenges in the Management of Lassa Fever: Our Recent Experience in Kaduna – Dr. Oyetunde, Bunmi - Group General Manager, Medicals, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

Session Chairperson: Dr. Dominic Ukpong Honourable Commissioner for Health, Akwa Ibom State

Discussants:

  • Prof. Akin Osibogun – Former Chief Medical Director, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH)
  • Dr. Aliyu Mohammed –Chief Medical Director, ExxonMobil Nigeria
  • Dr. Olubukola Fagade Chief Medical Director, Chevron Nigeria Limited
  • Dr. Femi Oduneye - Chief Medical Director, Shell Nigeria
  • Dr. Okon Akiba President, Society of Occupational & Environmental Health Physicians of Nigeria (SOEHPON)
  • Dr. Stephen Abah College of Medicine, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma

10.15 – 10.30

TEA/COFFEE BREAK - Main Exhibition Hall

BREAK OUT FOR TECHNICAL SESSIONS

HALL 1
Environment

HALL 2
Safety & Environment

HALL 3
Security

Session Chairperson

Mr. Agada Jerome
Mr. Fred Omayuku

Mr. Umar Moriki
Mrs. Grace Amadi

Mr. Uche Osiago
Mr. Sylvester Adu

10.30 – 11.00

Biodiversity, Habitat Conservation and Protected Areas/Species: Biodiversity Conservation - A Clarion Call
Attoye, M.

Managing Safety Risks in the Nigerian Oil & Gas Sector – Challenges & Opportunities
Ola-Ojetola, A.

Security Challenges in the Oil & Gas Industry
Amachree, D.

11.00 – 11.30

Managing Biodiversity Issues in Gbaran-Ubie Area
Ozumba, C. et al.

Waste Management –Third party Waste Stewardship (TWS) Standard
Ojo, O.

Information Technology (IT) Security and Information Protection: Fostering Process Safety through Secure IT Assets
Malokwu, O.

11.30 – 13.30

CONFERENCE PANEL DISCUSSION

PANELISTS:

  • Dozie Irrechukwu – Former Head, Technical Services, Department of Petroleum Resources (Panel Chairperson and Moderator)
  • Sen. Oluremi Tinubu - Chairperson, Senate Committee on Environment
  • Brig.Gen. Paul Boroh (Rtd.) - Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Program
  • Massimo Insulla - Managing Director, Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC)
  • Tony Attah – Managing Director, Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited
  • Bisi Olowoyo – Manager HSE, Brass LNG Limited
  • J. A. Alonge – Director, Environmental Assessment, Federal Ministry of Environment

13.30 – 13.40

Conference Closing Remarks by the Deputy Director, HSE, Department of Petroleum Resources – Mrs. Sibeudu Onyebuchi

13.40 – 14.30

LUNCH

END OF DAY 3 AND END OF CONFERENCE


ALTERNATE PAPERS

1. Environmental Education: A Key Strategy in Managing Environmental Challenges; Niger Delta in Perspective – Nwogbidi, K.& Ikpe, S.

2. Oil Spill Response in the Niger Delta: Security Concerns and Way Forward–Iheagwam, S. et al.

3. Spill Trajectory Modelling in the Intertidal Zones: Inventories & Opportunities (for Defining the Tidal Zones) – Oladayiye, S. et al.

4. Identifying Workers' Health and Safety as causes of Construction Project Delays – Opaleye, O. & Talukhaba, A.

5. Strategic Incident Prevention in the Downstream Operations – Badmos, J.

6. Effect of Viscoelastic Foundations on the Failure of Pipeline Conveying HPHT Fluids – Owoseni, O.D. et al.

7. Improving Security in the Oil and Gas Industry through Effective Collaboration – A Case Study of Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc – Osiago, U.

8. Piracy and Counter – Piracy imperative in the Gulf of Guinea – Oyet, G. & Adeniyi, B.

9. Reducing the Vulnerability of Cardiovascular Diseases amongst Oil and Gas Industry Workers: The Case for Fermented Foods – Ayo-Lawal, A.

10. Institutionalizing an Integrative and Community Based System for Asset Control in the Oil & Gas Industry – OML 18 in Focus – Abare, P.

11. Security Awareness – My Responsibility – Olaniyi, A.

OTHER PUBLISHED PAPERS

1. CFD simulation of Leakage in Cryogenic Flow Pipelines and Soil Freezing – Shojaei, S.

2. Birth Defects in Oil and Gas Producing Areas – Akani, C.

3. Information Technology Security and Information Protection – Balogun, M.

4. Securing our IT systems using Identity Management access control – Chukwu, A

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