ENERGYAfrica seminar report - June 6, 2013

with premier sponsors Norton Rose Fulbright
& Toronto Stock Exchange



MineAfrica's second annual ENERGYAfrica seminar on June 6, 2013 in Toronto featured updates by companies on their African oil and gas projects and technical presentations on doing business in Africa's oil and industry by expert advisors.

Thank you to our Premier Sponsors Norton Rose Fulbright and TMX Group (Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange), Corporate Sponsor Eco (Atlantic) Oil & Gas Ltd. and Presenting Sponsor Mackie Research Capital Corporation.

42% of the audience were senior representatives from the financial industry (oil and gas analysts, asset and fund managers, investment bankers, brokers, etc) and 18% and were senior industry executives. Service providers and advisors to the industry comprised 28% of the audience.

A big thank you to our seminar chair and host Chris Wolfenberg, Partner with Norton Rose Fulbright.

Download the program and corporate profiles.

Download the presenter profiles.

Download the presentations (please note that some of the files are large and may take a few minutes to download):

  • Survey Says Africa Remains a Challenge - How to be Successful Doing Business in Africa - Peter McFarlane, Managing Director, Kroll Advisory Solutions

  • An Emerging Oil & Gas Company in Namibia - Alan Friedman, Co-Founder, Executive Vice President & Director, ECO (Atlantic) Oil & Gas Limited

  • What Makes a Great African Oil & Gas Story, and How Can it be Financed in the Current Market Environment - P. Gage Jull, Managing Director, Investment Banking, Mackie Research Capital Corporation

  • Managing Legal Risk Effectively for Junior Companies in African Oil and Gas Transactions - Trent Mercier, Senior Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright

  • Pan African Oil - Poised for Growth - Phil Miller, Vice President Exploration, Pan African Oil Ltd.

  • Global Capital Markets Update and the Emerging Relationship Between Africa and Canada - Monica Rovers, Head, Business Development - Global Energy, Toronto Stock Exchange

  • High Impact Onshore Oil Exploration in Kenya - Adam Zive, Director, Taipan Resources Inc.

  • Financing, and Managing Political Risk in Africa's Oil and Gas Sector - Tim McGuire, Strategic Account Executive - Extractive Industries Team, Export Development Corporation

  • Have a great summer and we hope to see you out at one of our upcoming seminars or courses.

    Bruce and Wayne