16 September, 09:00 - 13:00 CET (Geneva time)
David MacDonald, Chair, UNECE Expert Group on Resource Management and Independent Resources Management Advisor
Igor Shpurov, Director General, FBO GKZ and First Vice-Chair, UNECE Expert Group on Resource Management
Main discussion topics
- International standards development for the audit of reserves based on the Russian Classification of reserves and the UNFC.
- Expansion of application of the Russian classification of reserves and resources of oil and fuel gas and the Bridging Document with the UNFC as a pilot for the UNFC and UNRMS implementation as a vital tool for attracting investments to the petroleum sector of Russia, CIS and BRICS countries.
- Principles for developing a competent person system in reserves and resources assessment, applicable at the international, regional, and national.
- Development of the Clean Energy Index as a way to compare different energy projects on a common basis, including the carbon footprint.
- Establishment of the International Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Resource Management (ICE-SRM) in Russia based on the UNFC and UNRMS principles - Status update.
- Mr. Scott Foster, Director, Sustainable Energy Division, UNECE (online)
- Mr. Igor Shpurov, Director General, FBO “GKZ”, First Vice-Chair, Group of Experts on Resource Management, UNECE
- Mr. David MacDonald, Chair, Group of Experts on Resource Management, UNECE, Independent Resource Management Advisor (online)
- Mr. Harikrishnan Tulsidas, Technical Lead for UNFC and UNRMS, Sustainable Energy Division, UNECE (online)
- Ms. Anna Isaeva, Advisor, Non-State Development Institution «Innopraktika» (online)
- Ms. Ekaterina Lovchuk, Director General, ANCO “ICE-SRM”
- Mr. Jianhua Ju, Director-General, Department of Mineral Resources Protection and Supervision, Ministry of Natural Resources, Beijing, China (online)
- Mr. Sergey Klubkov, Director, “Exploration and Development of oil and gas” Division, VYGON Consulting
- Mr. Akshay Audhkhasi, ONGC Videsh Limited, India (online)
- Mr. Tunde Arisekola, Technical Co-ordinator, African Minerals and Energy Classification and Management system (AMREC), African Union (online)
- Mr. Arkady Rogalsky, Executive Director, Kyrgyz Society of Subsoil Experts, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
- Mr. Georgy Freiman, General Manager, GeoMineProject, Chairman EC, PONEN, Kazakhstan (online)
- Mr. Rahmonbek Bakhtdavlatov, Chairman, State Commission of the Republic of Tajikistan on Mineral Reserves, Dushanbe,Tajikistan (online)
- Mr. Carlos César Peiter, Centre for Mineral Technology, Brazil (tbc) (video)