WPC Future Leaders Forum 2016

In 2016, from 24 to 27 October, IBP – Brazilian Petroleum, Natural Gas & Biofuels Institute brought to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the fifth edition of the largest gathering of young professionals in the petroleum industry. Under the motto “Game changers: new leaders for a new competitive energy industry”, the 2016 edition of the event, created by the World Petroleum Council (WPC), had as pillars of discussion topics such as industry sustainability, business leadership and technology & innovation.

Organization

FLF is a global and collaborative event.
To organize this 5th edition here in Brazil, young professionals from all around the globe did a lot of research, organized a lot of focus groups, discussions and meetings.

Get to know who put this event together for you:

Rafael Rondinelli

Rafael Rondinelli

Planning Analyst

Company:

IBP

City and Country:

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Contribution to FLF:

Financial Committee Coordinator

Thiago Valejo

Thiago Valejo

Oil and Gas Strategic Content Coordinator

Company:

Sistema Firjan

City and Country:

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Contribution to FLF:

Conference Program & Extra Activities Committee Vice-coordinator

Victor Alves

Victor Alves

Contracts Coordinator

Company:

FMC Technologies

City and Country:

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Contribution to FLF:

Sponsorship & Partnership Committee Coordinator

Riverson Oppong

Riverson Oppong

Production Engineer (Associate)

Company:

Lukoil International

City and Country:

Ghana

Contribution to FLF:

Program Committee

Jaime Naveiro

Jaime Naveiro

Upstream Project Manager

Company:

Petrobras

City and Country:

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Contribution to FLF:

WPC YP Committee - Brazil

Speakers

FLF will gather over 60 speakers from 25 countries around the globe, who will be in charge of debates on global oil & gas industry.
Find out the speakers who are already confirmed.

Alec Ross

Alec Ross

Technology anda Innovation Advisor

Company:

White House

He is one of America’s leading experts on innovation. He is a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Johns Hopkins University and the author of the book "The Industries of the Future", which is currently on the New York Times Best Sellers list. Alec Ross recently served for four years as Senior Advisor for Innovation to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

Mauro Andrade

Mauro Andrade

Supply Chain Vice-president

Company:

Statoil

Mauro Andrade joined Statoil in Brazil in early 2009 as Commercial Manager. In November 2011 he became head of Public and Regulatory Affairs for Statoil Brazil, keeping abreast of political developments to advise Statoil Brazil decision making process and building business cases between Statoil technical areas and Brazilian regulatory authorities; he was also head of Communications. Since January, 2016 Mauro is heading Supply Chain Management for South America responsible for Procurement, Materials Management and Local Content.

Andrade has 16 years of experience in the upstream industry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

An economist by background, Andrade has a MSc. in Economics and an Executive Program in Oil and Gas, both from Federal University of Rio de Janeiro UFRJ, and an MBA in Economic Theory at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) Rio de Janeiro.

Armínio Fraga

Armínio Fraga

Founding Partner

Company:

Gávea Investimentos

Founding Partner at Gávea Investimentos, a Brazilian company, and ex-president of Brazilian Central Bank, Armínio Fraga is one of the most acclaimed economists from the country. Your experience includes BM&FBovespa, Soros Fund Management, in New York, among others. Ph.D in economics for Princeton University (1985), Fraga has graduate and post-graduate degrees at PUC (Brazil).

Jussara Miranda

Jussara Miranda

Professor and Coordinator of the Chemical Program of Petroleum and Biofuels

Company:

UFRJ

Licensed in Chemistry from the State University of Rio de Janeiro (1989), Jussara has a Master’s Degree and a Doctor’s Degree in Chemistry from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (1994 and 1999).

She is an Associate Professor of the Chemistry Institute of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and coordinates the Lab for Environmental Chemistry Catalysis.
She also coordinates the Human Resources Development Program for Petroleum and Biofuels Chemistry of the Chemistry Institute of UFRJ (PRH 01).

Milton Costa Filho

Milton Costa Filho

Secretary General

Company:

IBP

World Petroleum Council (WPC) Executive Committee member, he has also been Executive Director of 17th WPC Conference , held in Brazil in 2002. He worked in Petrobras from 1977 until 2012, where he held several positions in international business, engineering, communication and marketing, as well as at Petrobras subsidiary BR, Interbrás (trading) and BRASPETRO (E&P). From 2005 until January 2012, Milton served as Petrobras Mexico CEO. Milton has a bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) in 1977, as is specialized in Petroleum Processing Engineering (UFRJ - 77) and in Economic and Industrial Management Engineering (UFRJ - 78). In 1986, he obtained a Master title in Production Engineering (PUC-RJ) and in 1995, an MBA in Marketing (COPPEAD-UFRJ).

O&G ACTIVITIES IN RIO DE JANEIRO:

82%

of proven reserves of oil and gas in Brazil

70%

of O&G domestic production

1,6 billlion

of R&D investment

+ 50

research and development institutions

Sponsorship

Get to know the companies who are helping us bring FLF to life.

Sponsors

MASTER

PLATINUM

GOLD

SUPPORT

OFFICIAL DAILY NEWSPAPER

MEDIA SUPPORT

Videos

Check out the video gallery of WPC Future Leaders Forum! Discover our speakers’ opinions and meet our organizing team.

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