ADIPEC-2016 to begin on Monday in Abu Dhabi
The world’s most influential oil and gas event, Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC) 2016, will be held from November 7 to 10 in Abu Dhabi.
The conference comprises two ministerial sessions, three global leaders sessions, eight ‘panel sessions, eight VIP sessions within the Middle East Petroleum Club, eight Offshore & Marine sessions and over 100 technical sessions, said the organisers in a press release.
The mega event aims at bringing together all the experts of oil and gas in one platform to chalk out strategies and find solutions to major issues in the sector.
The ADIPEC 2016 will see a huge participation of over 2,000 companies from around the world showcasing the latest innovations and technologies. Participation by 25 international country pavilions, 15 national oil companies, 15 international oil companies and nearly 1,00,000 oil and gas professionals is the major highlight of the event.
The opening ceremony and keynote presentation will be on November 7 at 10 am and speakers include HE Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State and CEO of the ADNOC Group of Companies, HE Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy, HE Mohammed Barkindo, Secretary General, Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Rex W Tillerson, Chairman and CEO, Exxon Mobil Corporation.
The following session of GLOBAL MINISTERIAL DIALOGUE has a galaxy of important panelists including HE Suhail Muhamed Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy, HE Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Minister Oil and Gas Affairs, Bahrain, HE Dr Mohammed Bin Hamad Al Rumhy, Minister of Oil and Gas, Oman.
The opening day also has a GLOBAL BUSINESS LEADERS, session on “World Oil Outlook”. It is moderated by John Simpson, BBC World Affairs Editor and Broadcaster. the panelists are Bob Dudley, Group Chief Executive, BP, Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and CEO of Total, Saad Sherida Al Kaabi, President and CEO, Qatar Petroleum and Claudio Descalzi, CEO of Eni, said organisers.