APPEA’s renowned keynote speaker program, boasting international and national industry leaders, stakeholders and global influencers will be rolled out during April and May.

For 2021, APPEA has secured +20 speakers from around the globe, with its new virtual technology, to deliver key insights for APPEA delegates. In new discussion-based panel formats, delegates will hear from industry thought leaders on the challenges, opportunities and future directions for our industry.

A taste of our speakers are listed below…

Find Speakers

Dr Alan Finkel AO
Special Adviser to the Australian Government on Low Emissions Technology Chair, Australia’s Low Emissions Technology Investment Advisory Council , Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
Christian Bennett
Group Head of Reputation, Government Relations and Industry Affairs, Woolworths Group Ltd
Peter Bennett
CEO and Managing Director, Clough
Robert Blood
Founder and Managing Director, SIGWATCH
Ticky Fullerton
Editor-at-large, The Australian Business Review
Kevin Gallagher
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer , Santos Ltd
Emma Herd
Chief Executive Officer, Investor Group on Climate Change
Andrew McConville
Chief Executive, APPEA
The Hon Bill Johnston MLA
Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Energy; Corrective Services
Ali Moore
Journalist and Broadcaster, ABC Radio
The Hon Nicole Manison MP
Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for Mining and Industry
The Hon Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP
Minister for Energy and Mining, South Australia
Tony Nunan
Executive Vice President and Country Chair, Shell Australia
Meg O'Neill
Acting Chief Executive Officer, Woodside
Michael Stutchbury
Editor-in-chief , The Australian Financial Review
Scott W Tinker
Director, Bureau of Economic Geology, Texas
Cecile Wake
Chief Executive Officer , Arrow Energy
Al Williams
Corporate Affairs VP, Chevron Corporation

APPEA Conference and Exhibition 2021
Principal Sponsors