Events calendar 2019


1-2 18th PESGB/HGS African E&P Conference 2019

London, UK

This annual event, alternating between London and Houston, has established itself as the primary technical E&P conference and exhibition on Africa, with attendances in recent years reaching over 600, including operators, consultants, governments and academia. There will be a large poster programme in addition to the oral programme of about 25 high quality talks covering E&P in all regions of Africa.

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8 Diversity in Energy Summit 2019

London, UK

The Diversity in Energy Summit 2019 brings together leading companies at a world-class venue in London for a unique event shaped to tackle the topics of diversity, inclusion and empowerment in the global energy sector. Hear directly from key players, decision-makers and experts in the field as they share their views, insights and successes in the areas of diversity, inclusion and empowerment with the aim of highlighting what can be done to progress people and communities within energy companies globally.

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15-16 AAPG Energy Transition Forum 2019

Edinburgh, UK

The “AAPG Energy Transition Forum – A New Era for Geoscience” in Amsterdam, September 2018, brought together expert speakers and distinguished participants to discuss the future of energy, sustainability, digitalization, skills, and new ways of working. Sessions provided thought provoking presentations and interactive breakout sessions utilizing a variety of facilitation styles to maximize engagement. In 2019, there will be a greater focus on the individual in “A New Era for the Geoscientist”, the dilemmas that keep him or her up at night, and the skills that might help unlock future opportunities.

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16-18 SPE Annual Caspian Technical Conference 2019

Fairmont Baku, Azerbaijan

Join the largest gathering of local, regional, and international oil and gas professionals to explore the key issues faced by the Caspian region. Hosted by SOCAR, the region’s leading oil and gas company, the event will analyse the current oil and gas environment through a rich and diverse technical programme that offers many opportunities for discussion and debate.

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29-30 APGCE 2019

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Asia’s premier geoscience event returns! Join E&P professionals, geoscientists, key industry players and business leaders as they seek to discover fresh ideas to unlock new frontiers in oil and gas and geoscientific innovation.

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4-8 26th Africa Oil Week

Cape Town, South Africa

Africa Oil Week is the meeting place for Africa’s upstream oil and gas markets. The Summit brings together governments, national oil companies, investors, and operators, as a hub to raise capital and to take projects to final investment decisions. Africa Oil Week attracts the highest quality delegates. Over the course of the week, 200 industry leaders, including Ministers, CEOs of NOCs, Directors of Hydrocarbons, and CEOs from major and independent companies, will debate the future course of the African upstream sector.

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20-21 NCS Exploration Strategy 2019

Stavangar, Norway

What are the oil companies exploration plans and strategies for 2020? How do the companies look at infraled exploration vs. frontier exploration? The NCS Exploration Strategy event is designed to provide a broader insight into short- and long term exploration on the NCS and how companies build their portfolios in order to maximize reserves.

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21 ‘Big Five’ Board Awards 2019

London, UK

The Big Five Board Awards offer an unrivaled evening of networking for Africa's leading oil and gas companies and senior executives in a reception-style event for these long-respected and annual accolades. Awarded since 1997 and with over 100 recipients to date, the Big Five Board Awards enter an incredible 23rd year. The event supports the plight of African wildlife and aims to raise funds for various conservation projects on the African Continent with a charity auction. Keynote Speaker: Ade Adeola, Managing Director, Energy & Natural Resources, Standard Chartered Bank plc will be speaking on Building Africa’s Oil & Gas Future.

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11-12 PROSPEX 2019

London, UK

The Oil & Gas Authority and PESGB Conference Ltd. are pleased to bring you the PROSPEX 2019, the UK’s leading networking event for exploration and development. PROSPEX provides a venue for announced Promote Licensees, oil & gas companies and governments to market their prospects and meet with potential investors to facilitate the deal making process. It offers a contextual overview of licensing activities and related topics for the UKCS, onshore and surrounding areas and creates a “hot spot” by bringing together interested players to help advance the value chain from “Prospects to Production.” As in previous years, there will be a full speaker programme incorporating the popular “Prospects to Go” sessions.

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Events calendar 2020


28-29 DigEx 2020

Oslo, Norway

Digital technology is enabling the oil & gas industry to completely change the way geoscientists work, how it impacts our daily jobs and the possibilities that comes with it. At DigEx 2020 you will get concrete examples on how companies are embracing the possibilities within this emerging domain and how they are changing their workflows and approach to the entire value chain from a subsurface perspective.

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3-7 NAPE Summit 2020

Houston, TX, USA

NAPE is the oil and gas industry’s marketplace for the buying, selling and trading of prospects and producing properties. NAPE is unique in that it brings together all industry disciplines; draws in decision-makers; focuses its participation on prospect generators; and hosts companies of all sizes, from small independents to majors. If you compete in the upstream oil and gas business, NAPE offers you an unparalleled opportunity to meet decision makers in an environment that is fun, energetic and, most of all, serious about getting business done.

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25-27 IP Week 2020

London, UK

20% off for GeoExPro subscribers – please use discount code GEXIP20 when booking. As one of the biggest events in the energy sector, IP Week brings together over 1,500 industry professionals from over 50 countries, making this internationally renowned event the place to hear the latest news and updates, debate key issues, share new ideas and network to form partnerships with oil and gas operators, clients and investors.

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22 SPE Norway Subsurface Conference 2020

Bergen, Norway

Renowned as the most significant forum in Norway for oil and gas professionals. Established for more than 30 years and formerly known as the SPE Norway One Day Seminar, the SPE Norway Subsurface Conference brings together the E&P industry to expand industry technical knowledge, connect with innovators and leaders and address technical challenges facing upstream oil and gas professionals. This event provides unrivalled technical content exploring a diverse range of oil and gas disciplines, whilst providing an interactive and collaborative learning experience. Staged in an intimate setting, this seminar aims to advance your technical knowledge and allow you to make new industry contacts with like-minded individuals. Listen, contribute and be heard at SPE Norway Subsurface Conference.

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All year events

20-20 Energistics

Energistics provides the global upstream oil and gas industry with an open consortium to define, develop and maintain data standards. Energistics is dedicated to informing, educating and supporting all stakeholders to ensure a rapid and effective adoption of the standards in the pursuit of interoperability, efficiency and data integrity.

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20-20 Finding Petroleum

Founded in 2008, Finding Petroleum runs events throughout the year that provide an impartial platform for Oil & Gas professionals to gather, exchange ideas and discuss subjects that are relevant to the many challenges that are faced throughout an industry which is always innovating to meet changing global needs. With events held in London, Aberdeen and Stavanger, our subject matter range from - Finding Oil & Gas, new technologies and improved production, security, safety, environmental issues, working with differing government and public opinion to seismic surveys, exploration developments and much more.

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