From the 1st to the 2nd June at the JW Marriot Absheron Hotel will host the largest event of the energy sector in the Caspian Sea region – the 24th International Conference "Oil and Gas of the Caspian", Caspian Oil&Gas Conference 2017. As a recognised international platform and the key event in the region’s oil and gas industry, the conference has been bringing together senior level directors every year to discuss key oil and gas projects in the Caspian region and ensure energy security.
The Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the State Oil Company of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) both show invaluable support for Caspian Oil&Gas.
Issues of further development for Azerbaijan’s oil and gas industry in today’s realities, Azerbaijan’s role in maintaining energy supplies to Europe, ensuring environmental and industrial safety, and other subjects will be covered at the international Caspian Oil and Gas conference, which will take place from 2-3 June at the JW Marriott Absheron Baku.
The conference will address such issues as: role of Azerbaijan in global energy, status of major projects and a look to future strategic growth, raising the oil recovery ratio through advanced drilling and production technologies, ensuring environmental and industrial safety, developing alternative energy of Azerbaijan, using advanced technologies to increase the ratio recoverable oil, review of geological exploration in Azerbaijan. Around 400 delegates from more than 30 countries are planning to take part in the conference.
This year, regular partner and exhibitor BP is marking its 25th anniversary of collaboration with Azerbaijan. One of conference sessions at Caspian Oil and Gas will be dedicated to this anniversary: BP – Azerbaijan’s long-term partner for 25 years.
The event’s status is consolidated by its line-up of sponsors. The General Sponsor is SOCAR. The Golden Sponsor of the conference is BP and Petronas, the Silver Sponsors - INPEX, McDermott, Statoil, Reflex Marine, Schlumberger, and the Bronze Sponsors - Caspian Geophysical, Microsoft, Siemens, Dentons, Fluor, Nobel Upstream, TAP, Total, Zenith Energy, Yokogawa and others. The conference’s General Media Partner is Caspian Energy International Media Group.
Thus, the conference provide suppliers with the opportunity to talk to customers and colleagues, to present technologies and services in action, to acquire useful business contacts, and to get new information and technologies, expanding the opportunities for international collaboration in the oil and gas sector. The organisers of the conference are ITE Group and its partner Iteca Caspian.