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World-scale energy import-export projects and related challenges in engineering, politics and sustainability.
Start: 29/03/2019, 13:00
End: 29/03/2019, 14:00
Contact:Liesel Koch - 4066
Location: Reitz Hall/Saal, Faculty of Engineering/Fakulteit Ingenieurswese

Lecture by Andy Calitz as part of the Faculty of Engineering's celebration of its 75th year of existence. Andy Calitz is the CEO of LNG Canada, a joint venture between Shell, PETRONAS, PetroChina, Mitsubishi Corporation and Kogas. Andy started his working career in the electricity business and joined Shell in 1996 where he has spent more than 25 years on various energy projects.

Andy has worked in the Netherlands, London, Moscow, Beijing, Tokyo and Perth to name a few, where he held a variety of roles in business development, project management and commercial aspects of the Shell business. His LNG experience includes LNG shipping, and commercial and project director roles on the Sakhalin and Gorgon LNG projects.

Andy was educated as an electrical engineer at Stellenbosch University, with further qualifications in Commerce, Management and Business Administration at the Harvard Business School and the Universities of Witwatersrand, South Africa, and Insead.