Analytics Client Virtual Seminar Asia 2020

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September 10-11, 2020
10:00am to 2:15pm SGT (GMT+8)

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S&P Global Platts

Register now for S&P Global Platts Analytics Client Virtual Seminar Asia 2020

Please join us for our annual S&P Global Platts Analytics Client Virtual Seminar Asia on September 10 – 11, 2020.

The seminar will take place online this year. This one-of-a-kind seminar highlights our short-term and long-term outlook for crude oil and petroleum products, natural gas, electric power, and emissions.

Hear first-hand from our analysts as they delve into current trends and provide the insights you need to make decisions with conviction. Whether you are examining the global influences on commodity price or granular shifts in local supply and demand fundamentals, we have the vast coverage and essential range of capabilities to help, so don’t miss out.

This year’s agenda includes our latest views on global and Asian oil markets and energy markets.

September 10:

  • Morning Plenary – State of Global Energy & Discussion
  • East of Suez Oil Market
  • NGLs, Petrochemicals, and Aromatics with a focus on Asia

September 11 :

  • Morning Plenary – Discussion
  • Gas/LNG, Coal & Power with a focus on Asia
  • Summary, conclusions and final Q&A

Don’t miss this opportunity to join hundreds of your industry colleagues from around the world to hear our in-depth analysis firsthand.

Simply fill out the registration form to secure your place at this complimentary event. You can return to this site anytime to see the updated agenda and list of speakers.

Why attend?

  • Deep dives into regional oil, gas/LNG, power and NGL/petrochemical markets
  • Global market fundamentals, outlooks, and price forecasts
  • Share your views and ask questions
  • Network with our specialists
  • Access to the presentation slides
  • Updates on what is new at Platts

This is a closed door private by-invitation event. We thank you for your kind understanding in advance.

Registration website will close on 3 September 2020, 6pm Singapore Time.


  • Julien Hall, Regional Content Director, Metals
  • Keith Tan, Senior Managing Editor, Steel Business
  • Jeffery Lu, Managing Editor, Metallurgical Coal
  • Niki Wang, Managing Editor, Iron Ore

Julien Hall

Julien Hall

Regional Content Director, Metals
S&P Global Platts

Julien Hall leads the Asia metals team for S&P Global Platts, which includes oversight of iron ore, coking coal, steel and non-ferrous metals. Julien has spent 10 years at S&P Global Platts in a variety of roles, including in steel, iron ore and metallurgical coal. Between 2015 and 2017, he headed the Asia agriculture team, helping to build out coverage of grains, biofuels and sugar. Before working for S&P Global Platts, he was editor of a specialized newsletter focusing on the French private equity industry.

Keith Tan

Keith Tan

Senior Managing Editor, Steel Business
S&P Global Platts

Keith Tan is senior managing editor for steel and scrap at S&P Global Platts, having joined in 2007 after earlier stints at petrochemical market information provider ICIS and DaimlerChrylser. Initially covering the Asian petrochemical markets out of the company’s Singapore office, Keith joined the metals group in 2010 and was part of the team that built the benchmark Iron Ore Index. He relocated to Shanghai in 2015 to expand the team’s coverage of Chinese steel exports and pricing. As of 2017, he heads coverage of steel and scrap markets in Asia. Keith graduated with first class honors from the National University of Singapore.

Jeffery Lu

Jeffery Lu

Managing Editor, Metallurgical Coal
S&P Global Platts

Jeffery Lu is S&P Global Platts Managing Editor, Metallurgical Coal, based in Singapore. Jeffery has been in the international commodity business for more than 10 years and has hands-on experience with building supply and demand models, analyzing trade flows as well as producing price forecasts. Before starting his career in the metals business, Jeffery spent the past decade in agriculture as research analyst with some time spent as a trader, for some of the largest commodity firms globally including Noble Group, Czarnikow Group and RCMA Group. Jeffery has a master’s degree in intercultural business communication.

Niki Wang

Niki Wang

Managing Editor, Iron Ore
S&P Global Platts

Niki joined S&P Global Platts’s iron ore pricing team in 2017 as a senior analyst. Before that, Niki has 7 years working experience in metal industry. She has been a non-ferrous trader in large international commodity trading houses such as Trafigura and Gunvor. During which she has built good skills on market intelligence, risk management and knowledges on commodity and financial markets. Niki holds the qualification of CICPA and ACCA.


10:00 am

Welcome & Opening Address Panel of Leadership Exchange: Risks & Opportunities for Gas/LNG, Coal and Power

11:00 am

Break between Sessions

11:15 am

Gas/LNG, Coal & Power with a focus on Asia

12:15 am

Break between Sessions

12:30 noon

Summary, Conclusions and Final Q&A

1:00 pm

End of Day 2

10:00 am

Welcome and State of the Global Energy Market Address

10:45 am

Panel of Leadership Exchange: Risks & Opportunities for Oil, NGLs and Petchems

11:45 am

Break between Sessions

12:00 noon

NGLs, Petrochemicals, and Aromatics with a Focus on Asia

1:00 pm

Break between Sessions

1:15 pm

Focus on East of Suez Oil Markets

2:15 pm

End of Day 1