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37th Australia Papua New Guinea Business Forum & Trade Expo

May 2022
23rd
05:00 PM
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, and Online, Cnr Glenelg and Merivale Streets Southbank Brisbane Queensland Australia

Speakers

Mr Mark Baker

Managing Director, ANZ (PNG) Ltd
Mark is a highly experienced international banker having previously held senior roles with HSBC... More

The Hon Scott Morrison MP

Prime Minister for Australia, Australian Government
The Hon Scott Morrison MP was sworn in as the 30th Prime Minister of Australia on 24 August... More

The Hon James Marape MP

Prime Minister for Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea Government
Hon James Marape MP was sworn in as the 8th Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea on 30 May 2019.... More

Ms Nuni Kulu

President, Business Council of Papua New Guinea
Nuni Kulu is General Manager Digital. Her appointment in January 2019 makes her the second... More

Mr Des Yaninen

Founder and CEO, Pacifund
Never shying away from a challenge, I have accumulated a wealth of skill, knowledge and... More

Mr Ruel Yamuna

Special Envoy for Climate and Environment, PNG Climate Change & Development Authority
Mr Ruel Yamuna is the former Managing Director for the PNG Climate Change & Development... More

Dr Charles Yala

Niugini Land and Properties Pty Ltd, Executive Director
Dr Yala is the Executive Director of Niugini Land and Properties Pty Ltd and provides... More

Mr Murray Woo

Chairman, Manufacturers Council of Papua New Guinea
Murray Woo is a Foundation Director of Manufacture’s Council of Papua New Guinea with over... More

Mr Ango Wangatau OBE

Chairman, National Fisheries Authority
Ango Wangatau has over 40 years’ experience and knowledge in the Business and Accounting... More

Dr Manumatavai Tupou-Roosen

Director General, Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency
Dr Manu Tupou-Roosen is the first woman to be appointed the Director General of the Pacific... More

The Hon Dadi Toka Jr MBE

Chairman, Motu-Koitabu Assembly
Hon. Dadi Toka, MBE is the Chairman of the Motu Koita Assembly and Deputy Governor for the... More

Mr Wapu Sonk

Managing Director, Kumul Petroleum Holdings Ltd
Mr. Wapu Sonk was appointed Managing Director of Kumul Petroleum Holdings Limited, the National... More

Mr Anthony Smare

President, PNG Chamber of Mines and Petroleum
Anthony Smaré is the President of the PNG Chamber of Mines and Petroleum for a second term,... More

Mr Nihal Shah

Chairman, Pacific Foam Group
Nihal is a dual British/Australian national with extensive experience in international business... More

Dr Kishti Sen

International Economist, ANZ Research, ANZ Banking Group
Kishti is an economist, adviser and forecaster with a passion for improving the standard of... More

Mr Markus Scheuermaier

Resident Representative Papua New Guinea, International Finance Organisation
Markus Scheuermaier has been IFC's Resident Representative for Papua New Guinea since May... More

Mr Scott Sandlin

Senior VP and Executive Director, Productions, ExxonMobil PNG
Scott Sandlin started his career with ExxonMobil in 2005 in Houston, Texas.  He has held a... More

Ms Kasey Rudd

Chief Executive Officer, Powerpac
Kasey Rudd spent her childhood in Port Moresby and later in life she returned as an adult,... More

Mr Peter Robinson

Strategy and Development Manager, PNG Forest Products
Peter Robinson is Strategy and Development Manager with PNG Forest Products Ltd responsible for... More

Mr Scott Roberts

Managing Director, Pacific People Solutions
Scott has 20 years Recruitment experience leading international Search and Selection firms... More

Mr John Pora

Chairman, SME Corporation PNG
Serving a family legacy of 57 years of Nation Building that began in the Bully Beef Club and the... More

Mr Benny Popoitai

Acting Governor, Bank of Papua New Guinea
Mr Benny Popoitai is a career Central Banker serving almost 41 years at the Bank of Papua New... More

Ms Sylvia Pascoe

Director, Pascoe Group of Companies
An entrepreneur with a passion for creating platforms that empower other entrepreneurs into... More

Professor Dr Glen Mola CSM OL

Honorary clinical consultant Obstetrician Gynecologist, Port Moresby General Hospital
Glen Liddell Mola is a graduate of Melbourne (MBBS 1970) and Sydney (DPH 1974) universities and... More

Mr Cameron Mitchell

Head of Geopolitical Risk, ANZ Banking Group
Cameron Mitchell joined ANZ in March 2021 to manage the bank’s geopolitical risk function.... More

Mr Vaughan Mills

Partner, Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Vaughan is a Partner and Practice Group Leader for Corrs Chambers Westgarth. Vaughan is a... More

Professor Ian McNiven

Indigenous Archaeology in Monash Indigenous Studies Centre, Monash University
Ian McNiven is Professor of Indigenous Archaeology in Monash Indigenous Studies Centre at Monash... More

Mr Augustine Mano

Managing Director, Mineral Resources Development Company
Augustine Sanga Mano has been Managing Director and CEO of Mineral Resources Development Company... More

Ms Liz Mackinlay

Chief Executive Officer, Australian Business Volunteers
Liz has 25 years’ experience in the not-for-profit sector, in executive leadership roles... More

Ms Dorothy Devine Luana

Managing Director, Devine Management Services Ltd
DMS Ltd was registered on the 26th April 2000, In operation 9 years. Total Staff: 10 (Admin,... More

Mr Adam Kramer

Managing Director, Kramer Ausenco
Adam Kramer is the Managing Director of Kramer Ausenco – The largest engineering and... More

Mr Stanley Komunt

Country Manager PNG, Newcrest Mining Ltd
Stanley joined Newcrest in 2018 as the Senior Manager – Government Relations & PNG... More

Mr Fego Kiniafa

Chief Executive Officer, PNG Ports Corporation
Fego Kiniafa is currently employed as Chief Executive Officer at the PNG Ports Corporation and... More

Mr Stan Joyce

Executive Committee Member, Business Council of Papua New Guinea
MR STAN JOYCE  Stan Joyce has been working in Papua New Guinea since 1980, most... More

Mr Robert Jauncey

Chief Investment Officer, AIFFP, Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade
Rob Jauncey is the Chief Investment Officer for the Australian Infrastructure Financing Facility... More

Prof Stephen Howes

Director, Development Policy Centre, Crawford School of Public Policy
Dr Stephen Howes is Professor of Economics at the Australian National University and Director of... More

Ms Danielle Heinecke

First Assistant Secretary, Labour and Connectivity, Office of the Pacific
Danielle is the First Assistant Secretary, Labour and Connectivity Division within the Office of... More

Mr Gil Grinberg

Partner, Advisory, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Gil leads Deloitte’s advisory practice in PNG. He has particular expertise with... More

Mr Ernie Gangloff

Managing Director, Gangloff Consulting
Ernie Gangloff is the Managing Director, Gangloff Consulting Limited. Ernie retired as a Partner... More

Mr Alon Ellis

Partner Monitor, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Alon is a Partner in Deloitte’s Strategy Consulting business, Monitor Deloitte. He... More

Mr Brett Darley

President Upstream Oil and Gas, Santos Limited
Brett Darley PRESIDENT UPSTREAM OIL AND GAS BEng (Civil), FIEAust Eng Exec Brett joined Santos... More

Prof Satish Chand

Professor of Finance, School of Business, University of New South Wales
Professor Satish Chand is currently the Professor of Economics in the School of Business at the... More

Mr Maurice Brownjohn

Commercial Manager, Parties To The Nauru Agreement Office
Maurice Brownjohn OBE; Originally  working in PNG coastal  fisheries development. In... More

Ms Susan Bodell

Assistant Secretary, Indo Pacific Enhanced Engagement Branch, Australian Department of Defence
Susan Bodell is the Assistant Secretary Indo-Pacific Enhanced Engagement in the International... More

Mr Paul Barker

Executive Director, Institute of National Affairs
Paul Barker, from the UK, came to PNG in January 1978 and was based in the Highlands for five... More

Hon. Professor Howard Bamsey

School of Regulation and Global Governance,, Australian National University
Howard Bamsey is Chair of the Global Water Partnership and Honorary Professor in the School of... More

Mr Alberto Balbo

President, PNG Hydrogen Association
Co-Founder and Co-CEO of IANUS ENERGY TRANSITION (IET), a multidisciplinary enterprise focused... More