The 23rd World Petroleum Congress Organizing Committee is pleased to welcome acclaimed authors Alex Epstein and Robert Bryce to the already-robust Congress program. Mr. Epstein and Mr. Bryce will share their thoughts and knowledge in the session titled, Perception of the Energy Industry: Creating A Future Vision.
Finalists announced for the WPC Excellence Awards presented by the World Petroleum Council recognizing some of the most outstanding projects and innovations in the oil and gas sector.
The 23rd World Petroleum Congress Organizing Committee marks the 100 days milestone on August 27th with momentum building ahead of the triennial conference taking place December 5-9, 2021 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. Bringing the global industry to the energy capital of the world, the prestigious conference makes its highly anticipated return to the United States for the first time in over 30 years.
The 23rd World Petroleum Congress Organizing Committee has announced the launch of the Innovation Zone, a captivating new feature on the exhibition floor of the Congress that will provide startup companies an international platform to showcase cutting-edge practices and solutions.
The 23rd World Petroleum Congress continues to expand and build participation from key global energy leaders and companies, with the announcement of several new plenary speakers including Bernard Looney, CEO, BP, Amin H. Nasser, President and CEO, Saudi Aramco, and Anders Opedal, President and CEO, Equinor.
Pulitzer-prize winner, respected author, and leading energy expert, Dr. Daniel Yergin, is being recognised for his “exceptional contribution to the oil, gas and energy industry” with the highest honour of the World Petroleum Council, the Dewhurst Award. This distinguished lifetime achievement award celebrates his role as a global authority on energy, international politics and economics.
Early bird registration for the 23rd World Petroleum Congress is now open and available through April 30th. Delegates who take advantage of registering early for the Congress, to be held in Houston, U.S.A. from December 5-9, 2021, will receive a discount of over one third on the onsite price.
The World Petroleum Council is now seeking outstanding projects and innovations in the oil and gas sector to be considered for the 2021 WPC Excellence Award (WPCEA), which will be announced at the 23rd World Petroleum Congress in Houston, Texas, December 5-9, 2021.
With last weekend marking one year to go until the opening day, momentum continues to build behind the 23rd World Petroleum Congress, and looks set to continue into 2021, according to the 23rd World Petroleum Congress Organizing Committee (23rd WPCOC). Even in the face of both the global COVID-19 pandemic and global market volatility, 2020 has been a year of progress, with new sponsors and partners coming on board, as well as the launch of new initiatives that would have been impossible to foresee 12 months ago.
The 23rd World Petroleum Congress Organizing Committee (23rd WPCOC) today announced the launch of a unique series of online conversations with energy thought leaders from around the world.