The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) 2014 will witness international leaders from the energy sector attend the event with major business agreements taking place from 10-13 November.
Hosted by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), organised by dmg events and supported by the UAE Ministry of Energy and the Abu Dhabi Chamber, ADIPEC 2014’s theme is Challenges and Opportunities for the Next 30 Years.
Ali Khalifa Al Shamsi, chairman of ADIPEC 2014, said, “Since 1984, ADIPEC has been known as a platform for industry stakeholders to network, collaborate and learn from one another. As we examine the challenges of the next 30 years, such opportunities become even more vital to our industry.
Sixteen National Oil Companies (NOCs) and 17 International Oil Companies (IOCs) have confirmed their presence at ADIPEC this year, the highest NOC and IOC participation in the event’s history.NOCs new to ADIPEC this year are companies representing Mexico, Indonesia and Tunisia, which will be joining the ranks of key market players including the Kuwait Oil Corporation (KOC), Qatar Petroleum (QP), Saudi Aramco, and China Petroleum Technology & Development Corporation. IOCs from Russia, Italy, and South Korea have also announced their participation, together with companies representing the USA, Norway and the Netherlands.