||To provide a forum for discussion about the Brazilian energy sector, including lunchtime talks, seminars and meetings.
|Expectations for 2013
||Organise talks and seminars on energy-related topics, with a focus on the oil and natural gas sector.
||Monitor the resumption of licensing rounds and the development of the supply chain as two crucial catalysts for social and economic development, and the development of the oil and gas sector.
||Varied, comprising professionals from energy and services companies.
||Development of Brazilian oil resources, technology, local content, biofuels and renewables, regulatory framework for the pre-salt layer, taxation, infrastructure, draft legislation, licensing rounds, and supply-chain development.
|Events and seminars
||Lunchtime talks, networking events and informal lunches, seminars and committee meetings focused on topical energy issues.
||The Energy Committee’s events present prominent speakers from the energy sector, and and offer opportunities for networking with people from a variety of backgrounds, from energy and services companies to consulting and law firms.
||Keep up to date on Brazilian energy-related issues and take part in discussions concerning Britcham’s position on the issues.
||04/11/11 - Energy Committee Lunch - Mr. Christof Rühl - BP Energy - Theme: "BP Energy Outlook 2030".
05/10/11 - Almoço-Palestra com o Sr. Mário Lindenhayn - Tema: "Biocombustíveis: um mercado em crescimento"
01/09/11 - "Lunch Seminar with Mr. Carlos Tadeu Fraga, Executive Manager, Petrobras Research Centre (CENPES) - Subject: "Petrobras's Research & Development Strategy"
02/06/11 - IX Energy International Seminar- Theme: "Incentive policies for local content in the oil and natural gas industry"
26/05/11 - Lunch-Presentation with Ana Zambelli - Theme: "Developing technologies for the challenges of the Oil and Gas industry in Brazil – from a service company's perspective"
24/03/11 - Energy Committee Lunch - Mr. Gordon Alexander McIntosh - Theme: "Local Content - The British Experience".
18/03/11 - Lunch-Presentation with Mr. Nelson Silva - CEO of BG Brasil - Theme: "BG Brasil's investment in and commitment to Brazil"