Event Title: The 3rd East Africa Oil and Gas Summit and Exhibition
Date: 15 – 17 October 2013
Event Venue: KICC, Nairobi, Kenya
Tweeter: @EAOGS, #EAOGS
Linkedin: East Africa Oil & Gas Investment
The 3rd East Africa Oil and Gas Summit and Exhibition (EAOGS) is taking place on the 15-17 October in Nairobi at the KICC in Nairobi. EAOGS was launched in 2012 as an official initiative of the Ministry of Energy & Petroleum and more than 300 companies from 42 countries have participated in the event since its inception.
EAOGS annually provides a platform for East African Ministries and the National Oil companies to engage with international and local investors to examine the vast opportunities across East Africa. At the request of the Kenyan government, the 3rd EAOGS has been expanded to include a large trade exhibition where companies can display their latest products and services to their key target audience of oil and gas decision makers from around the world.
The EAOGS exhibition is set to welcome over 2000 visitors from across the oil and gas supply chain and an unprecedented number of new enquiries have been received from companies keen to exhibit and take advantage of the networking opportunities on offer to secure new business across East Africa. Companies who have already reserved their stands include; Afren , NOC Kenya, Simba Energy, Astral Aviation, SMTS, Tullow, Barclays, Fortuna Drilling, DNV-GL, Afex Group, National Oilwell Varco, ITT Bornemann, Merrick, Spica Inspections, Dangerous Good Management, A2E, KPM and the Chinese Pavilion among many others. The latest exhibitor list and floor plan can be found on the event website www.eaogs.com
2014 Sponsors include ABS, Africa Oil Corp, CFC Stanbic Bank, MRDC, Zakhem, AECOM and Halliburton with new sponsors being announced every week.
The Exhibition will feature exhibition showcases and an opening tour on October 15th with VIP guests from the Ministry of Energy & Petroleum. The networking programme will include a welcome drinks reception and exhibition tour, a cocktail drinks reception and gala dinner as well as providing networking opportunities throughout the summit during the conference lunches and coffee breaks.
The programme will feature a 2 day strategic conference with senior government and industry speakers from across East Africa and internationally. On the final day conference delegates will have the opportunity to take part in round table country focus sessions where delegates can engage directly with the countries that are of specific interest to them. Participating countries will be represented by ministry and national oil company officials who are best placed to brief delegates on the status of projects and opportunities available. Countries represented include Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda.
The conference is a paid entry event and the price is $2350 per delegate. The Exhibition is free to visit for industry professionals and all visitors need to pre-register on the event website www.eaogs.com
For more enquiries contact:
Rosie Topp firstname.lastname@example.org
Direct Line: + 44 20 3488 1193