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New Plenary Speakers and Sponsors Unveiled for 23rd World Petroleum Congress

2021-07-12T15:44:20+00:00July 7th, 2021|Elite Sponsors, Plenary Sessions, Press Release|

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.

Daniel Yergin to receive prestigious WPC Dewhurst Award

2021-05-12T13:49:57+00:00May 12th, 2021|Press Release, World Petroleum Council|

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 Opens for the 23rd World Petroleum Congress

2021-04-08T20:08:11+00:00March 16th, 2021|Press Release, Registration, World Petroleum Congress|

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.

2021 WPC Excellence Awards Now Open For Submissions

2021-04-08T20:09:49+00:00January 11th, 2021|Press Release, World Petroleum Congress, World Petroleum Council|

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.

23rd World Petroleum Congress On Track One Year Out

2021-01-14T19:37:59+00:00December 8th, 2020|Press Release, World Petroleum Congress|

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.

23rd World Petroleum Congress Announces New Online Series: 23rd WPC Spotlight

2020-12-08T16:34:47+00:00October 26th, 2020|Press Release|

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.

23rd World Petroleum Congress Postponed to December 2021

2020-08-18T15:48:02+00:00May 14th, 2020|Press Release, World Petroleum Congress, World Petroleum Council|

The 23rd World Petroleum Congress has been postponed to December 5-9 2021. The decision from the World Petroleum Council Executive Committee and 23rd World Petroleum Congress Organizing Committee comes after careful deliberation and discussions with key stakeholders who fully supported the decision.

The 2020 WPC Excellence Awards are Now Open for Submissions

2020-08-18T15:50:18+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Excellence Awards, Press Release|

Every three years the World Petroleum Council presents the WPC Excellence Awards in two categories, Technological Development and Social Responsibility, recognizing exceptional achievements in the oil and gas industry.

23rd WPC Confirms 300 Expert Speakers for the Technical Programme

2020-08-18T15:51:46+00:00February 27th, 2020|Call For Papers, Press Release, Technical Program|

Out of a record number of 2,000 abstract submissions, the World Petroleum Council has confirmed the selection of 300 expert speakers who will present their papers and posters at the 23rd World Petroleum Congress. The high-level program features 23 Technical Forums on innovative energy solutions across the oil and gas sector, from disruptive technologies to cleaner energy solutions.

Early Registration Opens for the 23rd World Petroleum Congress

2020-08-18T15:52:55+00:00February 25th, 2020|Press Release, Registration|

Early registration has opened for the 23rd World Petroleum Congress; delegates will join an anticipated 10,000 attendees including 50 ministers and 500 C-suite executives from 100 countries.

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