Unveiling the Iran Petroleum Contract:
Investment Impact, Sanctions Concerns, and Production Outlook

A discussion with:
Dr. Sara Vakhshouri
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Energy Center
Atlantic Council

Dr. Suzanne Maloney
Deputy Director, Foreign Policy Program
Brookings Institution

Guly Sabahi
Partner, Energy Sector Team

Moderated by:
Yeganeh Torbati
National Security, Sanctions, & Foreign Policy Reporter

Welcome remarks by:
Annie Medaglia
Deputy Director of the Global Energy Center
Atlantic Council

The panel will feature the following renowned experts on Iran and energy: Dr. Sara Vakhshouri, Nonresident Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center and President of SVB Energy International, Dr. Suzanne Maloney, Deputy Director of the Foreign Policy program at the Brookings Institution, and Guly Sabahi, a Partner with the energy sector team at Dentons. Yeganeh Torbati of Reuters will moderate a discussion addressing the following questions and more:

•    How does the new IPC differ from the current investment structure in Iran? How does it compare to the contracts of competing producers in the region like Iraq?
•    To what degree will the new IPC impact Iran’s energy interests and its post-sanctions oil and gas production outlook?
•    How will sanctions concerns influence the investment decisions of international oil companies in Iran?

Annie Medaglia, Deputy Director of the Global Energy Center, will provide welcome remarks. We hope that you will be able to join us for a lively discussion on this timely topic.

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