Turkey has won the bid to host the 22nd World Petroleum Congress (WPC) in 2017, widely recognized as the `Olympics` of the oil and gas industry.
“This time – Istanbul!” was the motto for the Turkish delegation as they faced the USA with Houston, Kazakhstan with Astana and Denmark with Copenhagen in the election to host the 22nd World Petroleum Congress in 2017. In a tightly run competition, Istanbul won the right to host the prestigious Congress with 55% of the votes in the third round against its strongest rival Houston with 45%. Turkey participated the Council meeting in Calgary, where the elections were held, with students, experts, Turkish National Committee and the government delegation, including the Deputy Energy Minister of Turkey.
All candidates had been conducting an extensive lobbying campaign from January 2013. They visited many of the 70 WPC member countries in person to promote their bids to host the prestigious event. As the “Olympics” of the oil and gas sector, the Congress attracts large attendances with over 6000 delegates, 500 CEOs, 50 Ministers and around 25,000 visitors for the World Petroleum Exhibition, one of the largest strategic oil and gas expos in the world.
In accordance with the World Petroleum Council regulations and the Memorandum of Understanding, establishing the right of Turkey to host the 22nd World Petroleum Congress and assigning responsibilities for preparation and hosting of the Congress between the World Petroleum Council and the Turkish National Committee, was signed on April, 9th, 2014 in Ankara, Turkey.
Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of Turkey, Mr. Taner Yıldız, President of World Petroleum Council, Mr. Renato Bertani and Chairman of WPC Turkish National Committee, Mr. Besim Şişman, WPC Director General, Mr. Pierce Riemer, together with participants from Turkish Petroleum (TP) attended the signature ceremony.
They all presented their pleasure of Turkey’s success being selected as the next host country.
Kick Off – 22nd WPC:
Turkey kicked off its promotion for the 2017 Congress at the 21stWPC in Moscow, Russia, 15-19 June 2014; with its stand activities, interviews, speeches and closing ceremony presentations. The Turkish delegation at the 21st WPC consisted of more than 100 delegates, from TP, government, national companies and universities.
At the closing ceremony, the WPC Symbol was handed over from Russia to Turkey after fantastic shows from Russia. The Congress Symbol inauguration by Russia Minister of Energy Alexander Novak to Minister of Energy of Turkey, Mr. Taner Yıldız was followed by colorful performances of Turkish folk dance ensemble.
The 22nd World Petroleum Congress will be held in İstanbul (Turkey) on 9-13 July, 2017.
During the 3 years period, WPC Turkish National Committee and the Organizing Team will be communicating all National Committees about the progress and the preparations.
Turkey welcomes all industry stakeholders to Istanbul in 2017 to the 22ndWPC!
About the Exhibition:
The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) is one of the world’s most influential events for the oil and gas industry. As a premium exhibition platform ADIPEC enables professionals from around the world to do business and grow.
Each year, ADIPEC provides one of the most important channels to do business and exchange information, attracting Energy Ministers, global CEO’s and leading decision makers across the 4 days of business discussions and knowledge exchange.
Why Exhibit At ADIPEC:
- Spanning over 135,000 sqm of exhibition space the event hosts more than 2,000 exhibiting companies from 135 countries around the world
- Situated at a cross roads of east meets west, ADIPEC is the largest oil and gas exhibition and conference in Asia, Africa, Europe, and the MENA region attracting 100,000+ trade professionals across the world.
- The 25 Country Pavilions exhibiting allow your organisation to generate new business and capitalise on existing bi lateral trade opportunities
- ADIPEC helps you engage with decision makers with real buying power, enabling billions of dollars of business to be conducted during the 4 days of the show
- Exhibit to do business with 15 International Oil Companies like like BP, CEPSA, Dragon Oil, Eni, ExxonMobil, GS Energy, INPEX/JODCO, Mubadala Petroleum, OXY, Partex, Shell, Statoil, TAQA UAE, TOTAL, Wintershall.
- ADIPEC allows more and more National Oil Companies to outsource technologies from around the world. Book a stand to connect with ADNOC, BAPCO, BPCL, CPTDC, Dolphin Energy, GAIL, Gazprom, HPCL, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, JOGMEC, KNOC, Kuwait Oil Company, OGDCL,Oil India Ltd, ONGC India, Petronas, Pertamina, Qatar Petroleum, Saudi Aramco, Sharjah National Oil Company (SNOC).
The 17th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition
Profile of exhibition
China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (cippe) is an annual gathering of petroleum and petrochemical industry. With a magnificent exhibition space of around 90,000 sqm, 18 national pavilions, 1,800 exhibitors and over 80,000 professional visitors from 65 countries and regions, cippe has become the largest petroleum exhibition in the world.
cippe2017 Beijing has an attendance of 18 national pavilions from USA, Germany, UK, France, Canada, Danmark, Italy, Russia, Korea etc. The well-known global enterprises such as ExxonMobil, Caterpillar, Schlumberger, 3M , MTU, National Oil Varco, Schneider, Cummins, Honeywell, Rockwell, AkzoNobel, Hempel, Endress+Hauser, and so on , have all participated in the event.
Moreover, cippe2017 has received great support from the domestic oil giants such as CNPC Pavilion, Sinopec Oil Engineering Machinery Company, CNOOC, CSSC, CSIC, CIMC, RAFFLES, RG Petro-machinery (Group)Co.,Ltd.,HONGHUA,YANTAI JEREH, KERUI, SANY, NHI, HBP, Tidfore, JERRYWON, ANTON, JUNMA, SHENKAI, Tianjin LILIN and etc.
The 17th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (cippe2017 Beijing) will be held on March 20-22, 2017 in New China International Exhibition Center. You are welcome to participate in cippe2017!
March 20 – 22, 2017
New China International Exhibition Center,Beijing
No.88,Yuxiang Road,Tianzhu,Shunyi District,Beijing
Tianjin Zhenwei Exhibition Co., Ltd
Beijing Zhenwei Exhibition Co.,Ltd
CCPIT Sub-council of Chemical Industry