20th Africa Oil Week Proves Landmark in Oil and Gas Game
CAPE TOWN, South Africa, October 17, 2013
CAPE TOWN, South Africa, October 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Africa'sleading conference focuses on new discoveries and opportunities
Withalreadyover 1,000 confirmed delegates from all over the world and a sold
outExhibition the20^thAfrica Oil Week(25-29 November) has again proven
itselfasthe main exploration and development event on Africa's oil/gas game.
During theWeekover 100 keynote speakers from leading corporates,
governments, national oil companies and independents focus on new oil and gas
discoveries,emergingventures and LNG developments on the continent.
The20^thAfrica Upstream Conference(27-29 November) focuses on the
exploration, development and production chain, corporate oil and gas
strategies, new entries, foreign state players, upstream policies
andinvestmentopportunities thatwilldetermine Africa's oil, gas and energy
future- fromexplorationin the West Niger Delta to giant opportunities
inAngola,andfrontier exploration acreage in Namibia to Eastern Africa
hotspotslike Mocambique,Kenya and Tanzania.
On November 26^ththe10^thAfricaIndependents Forumfocuses on the
challenges ofindependents,first oil,strategies forsuccess, gas
inportfolio,shale gas developments andfrontier states..
Atthe54th PetroAfricanus Dinner(November 25^th)^ Tim O'Hanlon(Vice
President, African Business,Tullow Oil)- one of an exceptional and rare
breed of Africa's explorers, with decades of experience on the continent-
willreveal how a once-small minnow grew to become one ofAfrica'sleading
independent players, with a high-quality portfolioacross Sub-Saharan Africa.
On November 25^thDr Duncan Clarke(Chairman,Global Pacific &
Partners)willhold the15^thScramble for Africa Strategy
Briefingwhichtracks changing competitor maps in Africa,providing seasoned
insights and interpretationsof the strategies ofaround 500 players.This
unique set of insights is unrivalled, and draws a high-level audience of
company executives and state officials annually.
Duringthe20^thAfrica Oil Week 2013the"Big Five"Annual Awards and the
Conrad Gerber Award for research and intellectual contribution to Africa will
be announced.SpecialParallelSessionscoverYoung Professionals in Oil, Gas
& Energy,Local Contentin Africa,andEmerging ExplorationTechnologies,
plusthe Global Women Petroleum & Energy Club Breakfastin Africa.
SOURCE Global Pacific & Partners
Contact: For further information please contact Babette van Gessel, Global
Pacific & Partners, Tel: +31.70.324.6154, e-mail: email@example.com,
website: http://www. globalpacificpartners.com
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