The APPEA Conference is now in its 56th year.

With high-calibre speakers in all sessions, the event delivers a stimulating conference program and stellar line up of national and international oil and gas experts, covering an extensive range of topics.

More than 25 keynote speakers and over 110 speakers will deliver presentations over the three-day conference.

Papers will be provided to delegates after the event in the world-renowned APPEA Journal and Conference Proceedings.


Find Speakers

Ms Yassmin Abdel-Magied
Mechanical Engineer & 2015 Queensland Young Australian of the Year
Mr David Baldwin
Chief Executive Officer, Integrated Gas, Origin Energy
Mr Peter Bennett
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Clough
Mr Jeremy Bentham
Vice President Global Business Environment and Head of Shell Scenarios, Royal Dutch Shell
Mr Richard Boele
Partner and KPMG Global Leader for Human Rights and Social Impact, KPMG Banarra
Mr Peter Coleman
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Woodside
Mr Ian Davies
Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Senex Energy
Ms Claire Fitzpatrick
Managing Director, BP Developments Australia
Ms Maria van der Hoeven
Senior Associate Fellow Clingendael International Energy Programme and former Executive Director of the IEA.
Mr Martin Houston
Senior Advisor , Tellurian
Mrs Lynn Kraus
Oceania Markets Leader, Sydney Office Managing Partner, EY
Mr Bruce Lake
Managing Director, Vermilion Oil & Gas Australia Pty Ltd
The Hon Mark McGowan MLA
Western Australian Premier, Government of Western Australia
Ali Moore
Mr Richard Owen
Chairman, ExxonMobil Australia
Dr Malcolm Roberts
Chief Executive, APPEA
Mr Graham Salmond
General Manager Australia, BHP Billiton Australia
Mr Michael Schoch
General Manager, Crux, Shell Australia Pty Ltd and Champion – Women in Resources National Awards (2016), Crux, Shell Australia Pty Ltd

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