(EnergyAsia, June 24, Tuesday) — The ‘15th Africa Upstream’ will be held at the Imax Theatre in Cape Town, South Africa from October 8 to 10.

More than 70 officials and executives from government agencies, state oil companies and private companies will be speaking at the region’s largest exploration and production event.

‘15th Africa Upstream’ will feature sessions on Africa’s leading companies, outlook and strategies, the continent’s hydrocarbon potential, the role of independent players, investment prospects and geopolitical concerns.

The key speakers include Duncan Clark (Global Pacific & Partners), Al Hegburg (US Department of Energy), Odein Ajumogobia (Ministry of State for Petroleum Matters, Nigeria), Ann Pickard (Shell Exploration & Production),  Joseph Pape (BP), William T. Drennen (Hess), Christophe Gerard (Gazprom), Emmanuel O Egbogah (Special Advisor to the President on Petroleum Matters, Nigeria),

Gabriel Lima (Ministry of Mines, Industry & Energy, Equitorial Guinea), Francisco da Cunha (Sonangol), Aboubakr Ould Maroini (Societe Mauritanienne des Hydrocarbures), Song Yiwu (CNPC International), Adauto Carneiro Pereira (Petrobras), Suwit Pitrchart (PTTEP), Conrad Gerber (Petrologistics Ltd), Salih Gafar Mohamed (Sudapet),

Ketsela Tadesse (Ministry of Mines&Energy, Ethiopia), Arsenio Mabote (INP),  Marco Mozetic (Repsol Exploracion SA), James Phillips (Lundin Petroleum), Brian Maxted (Kosmos Energy), Jim Pearce (Addax Petroleum), Juergen Schober (RWE Dea), Tony Chukwueke (Department of Petroleum Resources, Nigeria), Moses Boateng (GNPC), Henri Coulibaly (AUREP), Gene van Dyke (Vanco Energy), Alan Stein (Ophir Energy),

Darran Lucas (Nexen), Yvonne Holm (Mittal Investments), B N Talukdar (Oil India Ltd), Willem de Meyer (Earth Resources Investment Group), Valentin Romanov (Sun Group), Soji Awogbade (AELEX), Dave Fassom (Stellar Energy Advisors), Kabir A Mohammed (Petroleum Technology Development Fund) and Mark Watson (R S Platou). 

‘15th Africa Upstream’ is organised by Global Pacific & Partners. For more information, please contact Admin@EnergyAsia.com.