CWC Group Limited: Middle East & North Africa February 2012
CWC in the Middle East & North Africa CWC has an impressive track record in the Middle East and North Africa, having held some of the biggest energy events within the industry. Over the past thirteen years, our events have attracted thousands of delegates, sponsors and exhibitors. Ministers, Government Delegations and industry experts support and attend all CWC events. Over the past fourteen years, we have organized over 50 events in the MENA region.
Some of our flagship Middle Eastern events include:
CWC Partners in the Middle East & North Africa In co-operation with Ministries and NOCs, we locate new investors from within the global energy community and promote a country’s investment opportunities via our carefully designed investment conferences and trade exhibitions such as: Iraq Ministry of Communications: have supported our Iraq Telecoms conference since its launch in 2006. Iraq Ministry of Oil: have worked with CWC on the prestigious Iraq Petroleum conference. Saudi Arabia Ministry of Electricity & Water: since 2005, we have worked together on Saudi Water & Power forum (SWPF). Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Saudi Arabia & Saudi Aramco: since 2003, we have worked together on Saudi Investment Forum, Saudi Gas, Saudi Mega-Projects and Mena-Ex. Asharqia Chamber. Royal Commission of Jubail & Yanbu: are supporting the Saudi Downstream Strategic Forum & Exhibition 2011.
Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum: are supporting our Intergas event since 2005.
Additionally, CWC is proud to work in partnership with the following Middle Eastern companies who are experts in their field:
Bushnak Group Orbit Al Khaleej, Qatar
Egypt International Fairs Al Harithy Group
CWC ensures that the right people from the right companies attend these events. Audiences to our investment conferences number 200-1,000 and exhibitions feature 7,000m²+ of exhibiting companies.
CWC has welcomed the support of the following distinguished speakers:
H.E. Abbas Ali Naqi, Secretary General, OAPEC H.E. Natik Aliyev, Minister for Industry & Energy, Azerbaijan Eng. Hany Soliman, President & Chairman, ECHEM Eng. Mahmoud Latif, Chairman, EGAS Geo.Rashid Mohamed Rashid, Vice Chairman for Agreements & Exploration, EGAS Ahmad Atallah, Country Chairman & Managing Director, Shell Egypt Dr Kamel Bennaceur, Chief Economist, Schlumberger Ltd Dr. Hany El-Sharkawi, Egypt Country Director, Dana Gas Emmanuel Mbi, Regional Director for Egypt, Yemen & Djibouti, The World Bank Murat Aksoy, Vice President & General Manager, Schlumberger Adriano Mongini, General Manager, ENI IEOC Hesham Mekawi, Chairman, BP Egypt Augustine Igbuku, HSE Manager, Shell, Egypt
H.E. Dr Barham Salih, Deputy Prime Minister, Iraq H.E. Dr Hussain Al-Shahristani, Minister of Oil, Iraq H.E. Farooq Abdulqadir Abdulrahman, Iraqi Minister of Communications H.E. Thamir Ghadhban, Advisor to the Prime Minister & Former Iraqi Oil Minister, Iraqi Government H.E. Ibrahim Baher Al Olom, Former Iraqi Oil Minister, Iraqi Government H.E. Mohammed Tawfik Allawi, Former Minister of Communications, Member of Parliament
Abdulillah Kassim Al-Amir, Oil Advisor, Advisory Commission, Iraqi Prime Minister’s Office H.E. Dr Sinan Al Shabibi, Governor of the Iraqi Central Bank, Iraqi Government Dr Ali Al Dabbagh, Spokesman for the Iraqi Government, Iraqi Government Eng Layla Abdul Latif, Advisor for the Vice President of Iraq, Former Minister, Iraqi Government Dr Haider Al Abadi, MP, Head of the Economic & Reconstruction Committee, Iraqi Parliament Dr Abdul Hadi Al-Hassani, Vice Chairman of the Oil & Gas Committee, Iraqi Parliament Idriss Al Yassiri, Director General for Drilling, Iraqi Ministry of Oil Asri Mousa, Minister’s Advisor for Gas, Iraqi Ministry of Oil Dr Mussab Al–Dujayli, Head of Crude Oil Marketing, SOMO, Ministry of Oil Natik K Al- Bayati, D.G, Reservoir & Oil Fields Development Department, Ministry of Oil Falah Al-Khawaja, Director General, SCOP, Ministry of Oil Amir Khader Al-Bayati, Deputy Minister for Technical Affairs, Ministry of Communications Kassim Mohammed Jassim, Director General for ITPC Majeed Hameed Jassim, Director General for SCIS Tariq Shafiq, President, PETROLOG Rear Admiral David G Simpson, Director, Communications & Information Systems (J6), Multinational Forces – Iraq, USAF
Farouk Al-Zanki, CEO, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC)
Sami F Al-Rushaid, CEO & Managing Director, Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) Shaikh Nawaf Saud Nasir Al-Sabah, Deputy Managing Director and General Counsel, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation Nader Sultan, Former Deputy Chairman & CEO, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation and Chairman, Ikarus Petroleum Industries Bob Thompson, Chairman, Shell in Kuwait, Kuwait Shell Ltd Ahmed Mouti, Chairman, Shell Kuwait Hashim Al- Rifaai, Managing Director of Corporate Planning, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Salma Hajjaj, Director of Centre for Leadership Development, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Ali Shehab Ahmed, Manager, Fleet New Building Projects, Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) Xavier Preel, VP Middle East General Affairs, Total E&P Division Dr Meshan Al-Otaibi, Undersecretary for Planning & Training, Ministry of Electricity & Water Dr Naji Al-Mutairi, Director General, KISR Philippe Valerio, Deputy Managing Director, Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies Oil & Gas
H.E. Abdalla El-Badri, Secretary of Energy, Socialist People’s Libyan Jamahiriya H.E. Dr Abdulhafiz Zleitni, Secretary of Economy & Commerce, Socialist People’s Libyan Jamahiriya Hammouda El-Aswad, Chairman, National Oil Corporation Faraj Said, Chairman, Arabian Gulf Oil Company Salah Kaabar, Chairman, Waba Oil Company Nagmeddin Arifi, Chairman, Zueitina Oil Company Abdullatif Zarrug, Advisor to NOC Chairman, NOC Ahmed Ouwn, Chairman, Sirte Oil Company Naser Ramadan, Chairman, Agip Oil Company Libya
Fuad Krekshi, Project Manager, West Libya Gas Projects, Agip Gas
Michael Townshend, President, BP Sultanate of Oman Adnan Rajab, Vice President, Marketing & Shipping, Oman LNG L.L.C.
HE Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah, Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Energy and Industry, Qatar Mohammed Al-Sada, Managing Director, RasGas Company Hamad Mubarak Al-Muhannadi, Operations Group Manager, RasGas Company Khalid Sultan R Al Kuwari, Marketing Executive, RasGas Company Capt Chris Schroeder, Head of CRS, Environment & Fuel Optimisation, Qatar Airways
His Highness Prince Saud bin Abdullah bin Thenayan Al Saud, Chairman of The Royal Commission of Jubail and Yanbu HE Ali I Naimi, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Saudi Arabia H.R.H. Prince Faisal Bin Turki Bin Abdulaziz, Advisor, Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Resources H.E. Abdulrahman Abdulkareem, Advisor for Companies Affairs, Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Resources Azzam Y Shalabi, National Industrial Cluster Development Program, Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Resources H.E. Yahya Shinawi, Director General, Eastern Province Branch, Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Resources Khaled Alsenani, Gas Supply & Pricing Department Manager, Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Resources H.E. Dr Khalid M Al-Sulaiman, Deputy Minister of Commerce & Industry, Saudi Arabia H.E. Abdullah Al-Hussayen, Minister of Water & Electricity, Saudi Arabia
HE Dr Saleh Alawaji, Deputy Minister for Electricity, Ministry of Water & Electricity Eng Ali Saleh Al-Barrak, President & CEO, Saudi Electricity Company H.E. Dr Zohair A Nawab, President, Saudi Geological Survey Shicheng Wang, CEO, Sino Saudi Gas Limited Ahmad Al-Ohali, President, Saudi International Petrochemicals Company (Sipchem) H.E. Eng Ahmed Mohammed Al-Mudaiheem, Deputy Governor, Projects & Technical Affairs, SWCC H.E. Fehied Fahad AlShareef, Governor, SWCC H.E. Mansour Al-Mayman, Secretary General, Public Investment Fund (PIF) Dr Khalid A Aleissa, Director, Atomic Energy Research Institute (AERI), King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) Abdulla A Al Naim, Vice President, Exploration, Saudi Aramco Khalid G Al Buainain, Vice President, Refining, Saudi Aramco Dr Abdallah Dabbagh, President & CEO, Ma’aden Thamir Al-Sharhan, CEO, Marafiq Eng. Mohamed H. Al-Mady, Vice Chairman & CEO, SABIC Dr Abdul-Wahab A Al-Sadoun, Director General Energy Sector, SAGIA Dr Patrick Allman-Ward, CEO, South Rub AlKhali Company Limited (SRAK) Saad F Al-Dosari, President & CEO, PETRORabigh Saleh F Al-Nazha, President & Managing Director, Tasnee Petrochemicals Complex Dr Abdulaziz S. Al-Jarbou, Chairman, Eastern Petrochemical Company (SHARQ) Desmond Carr, Chairman of the Board & CEO, ExxonMobil Saudi Arabia Eng. Omar Al-Ghamdi, President & CEO, Water & Electricity L.L.C Abdulaziz Al-Sugair, Former President & CEO, SEC Dr Moayyed Al-Qurtas, CEO, TASNEE Dr Abdulaziz Al-Jarbou, Chairman of Industrialization & Energy Services Company (TAQA)
H.E. Hamad Al Bazai, Vice Minister for Finance HE Abdullah Zainel, Minister for Commerce & Industry, Saudi Arabia H.E. Mr Azzam Bin Yaser Shalabi, President, NICDP Dr Abdulrahman Al Ubaid, Executive Vice President, Technology & Innovation, SABIC
Jean-Pierre Cavé, Commercial & Shipping Manager, Yemen LNG Company Herman Roos, Head of Sustainable Development and Lender Compliance, Yemen LNG
Abdullah Al-Subyani, President, Gulf Venture Capital Association Ali Al Dahwi, CEO, Zain Daniel Kolski, Solutions, Strategy and Marketing Director for Middle-East & Africa, Alcatel Lucent David Cole, Head of Project Finance, Europe, Africa & Middle East, BNP Paribas Darren Davis, Head of Project & Export Finance, Middle East & North Africa, HSBC J Jay Park, Partner and Chair, International Energy Practice Group, Macleod Dixon LLP Jamal Saghir, Director, The World Bank Jos van der Hyden, Vice President, Business Development EMEA, First Solar Kjetil Tonstad, Head of Middle East Region, StatoilHydro Nick Spencer, General Manager, Middle East & North Africa, RM&T, ConocoPhillips Phil Dowrick, Director, Middle East & Africa, British Expertise Tim Marchant, Vice President, BP Middle East Yahia Said, Director for MENA, Revenue Watch Institute Yahya A Al-Zaid, Expert in Refining
Upcoming CWC Events in the Middle East & North Africa Kuwait Oil and Gas Summit & Exhibition | 12-15 February 2012| Kuwait City, Kuwait “Where the real issues and opportunities are discussed” Under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Ahmad Abdullah Al-Ahmad AlSabah, Minister of Oil & Information, Kuwait Oil and Gas Summit & Exhibition 2011 was a big success. Hosted by Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC), the Summit & Exhibition brought together senior decision makers in the Kuwait and international oil and gas industry and highlighted the opportunities and challenges of Kuwait energy in a global context, focusing on the development, diversification and growth of the economy. 2012 Key Speakers: Farouk Al-Zanki Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors & CEO Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC)
Official Host Sponsor: Sami Al-Rushaid Chairman & Managing Director Kuwait Oil Corporation (KOC)
What makes Kuwait Oil and Gas Exceptional?
Support of KPC and all of its subsidiaries Opportunities to network with the most influential people in the oil and gas sector Productive dialogue between international and Kuwaiti experts
Exchange of perspectives on the strategies for success Focus on innovation, excellence and collaboration Insight into the prospects for cooperation and growth
Saudi Downstream | 6-7 March 2012 | Jubail, KSA The Gateway to the Kingdom’s Downstream Industry Following the success of Saudi Downstream 2011, hosted by the Royal Commission for Yanbu. We are delighted that next year’s meeting will be held in Jubail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on March 6-7, 2012. Saudi Downstream remains your gateway to the Kingdom’s downstream industries – where real decision makers are shaping tomorrow’s investments. Saudi Downstream 2012 will build upon the success of 2011 and showcase further investment opportunities and supporting infrastructure as well as highlighting how Saudi Arabia supports foreign investment and maintains a trusted stability within the global market. There has never been a better time to invest in Saudi Arabia’s energy and light industries sectors! Explore the opportunities in Saudi Arabia today and sow the seeds of success for tomorrow.
Saudi Innovation, Diversification & Investment| 25-27 March 2012 | Riyadh, KSA Maximising Project Potential & Creating Industrial Growth Saudi Innovation, Diversification & Investment is at the heart of ‘wealth’ and ‘job’ creation in Saudi. The event will focus on projects and local content strategies that will add real commercial value to the private sector and that will diversify the economic outlook of the Kingdom. SIDI looks at how projects impact job creation, technology transfer, development of talents and leadership, capacity building, project optimization and best practices.
Where buyers meet sellers: Exhibition The exhibition provides companies a platform to showcase the latest technologies in the industry, enable companies to share their knowledge and experience and highlight Saudi Arabia as a centre of excellence.
Technology companies Service companies related to the Mega Projects Industrial Clusters and Manufacturing Industries Petrochemicals, Specialty Chemicals and Products Mineral Sector Opportunities: Aluminium, Copper, Gypsum & Steel
Solar Technologies Oil and Gas Efficiency Industrial Cluster Partnerships Real Estate Commercial Sector Infrastructure Services Nanotechnologies Biotechnology
Global Water: Oil & Gas Summit| 21-23 May 2012| Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE Water Solutions for the Oil & Gas Industry Water each day is becoming more valuable to the energy industry in terms of production levels, supply, treatment, disposal and environmental solutions. Without sufficient water management oil and gas production in areas such as the Middle East and Central America, will begin to decline causing catastrophic consequences not only for their countries but for the whole energy market. This two day strategic conference will comprise of c-suite level executives and be held in the beautiful and diverse city of Dubai, UAE. The forum will bring together senior experts in oil and gas engineering, geology, logistics, construction, refining and project management together with senior executives from the water industry.
World XTL Summit 2012 | 21-23 May 2012| The Waldorf Hilton, London, UK The Premier Gas, Coal & Biomass to Liquid Conference The World XTL Summit has been championing the industry for over a decade and is the place to be kept up to date on progress and opportunities in gas, coal and biomass to liquids. As the premier forum for international networking and debate, the summit is all about getting together sharing experiences and driving the success of XTL.
Where XTL Strategies & Partnerships are Formed
Identify opportunities for your company Discover more about the impact of shale gas and growing gas availability on XTL Hear the latest on commercialisation Find out about breakthrough technologies Understand the critical success factors of the pioneer projects
Meet and network with industry leaders and potential clients Join the industry debate Gain the knowledge and contacts you need to develop your XTL business Have your questions answered Help encourage innovation in the XTL industry
Iraq Petroleum | 18-20 June 2012 | Intercontinental Park Lane Hotel, London, UK Maximising the Growth of the Iraqi Oil & Gas Industry Iraq Petroleum 2012 will once again prove to be the essential forum for the international oil and gas industry to gain insights in to the current developments and future opportunities in the Iraqi Oil and Gas industry.
Where Internationals Meet the Iraqi Oil & Gas Industry
An unrivalled line-up of industry expert speakers A niche gathering of 300 senior industry executives 80% of delegates are Presidents, CEOs, VicePresidents or Directors Representation from over 15 sectors of the oil & gas industry A global gathering – 30 countries represented
“An excellent opportunity to get all the players ‘IOC’ & Iraqi in one location at one time” Dr Alex Kulpecz, Chairman, TERRES SEIS
“An excellent program allowing the participants to obtain the present situation of the Iraq oil industry and the opportunities offered to the IOCs” Jorge Duarte Pedro, PARTEX SERVICES Portugal
NOCS & Governments | 17-19 September 2012 | Dubai, UAE The Meeting Place for NOCs, Governments & Industry
Under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum The CWC Group are delighted to announce the launch of the NOCs & Governments Summit 2012, being held on the 17-19 September in Dubai. The event is the evolution of our NOC IOC Retreat, which ran for 13 years. CWC’s NOCs & Governments Summit will bring together the oil and gas industry leaders, governments and regulators to discuss strategies to drive job creation and skills development; local content and capacity building; innovation and technology transfer; and the role of the industry in encouraging economic growth and development within resource holding nations.
Arabian Water & Power Forum | 24-26 September 2012 | Dubai, UAE Generating Future Opportunities, Developing Knowledge, Fuelling Innovation Under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum Following the unprecedented success of the SWPF, CWC is delighted to announce the launch of the Arabian Water & Power Forum, under the Royal Patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum. AWPF will form the meeting point for key government and industry figures to discuss, debate and generate those strategies and policies crucial in the forward development of a sustainable water energy balance.
Testimonials from SWPF 2010: “Outstanding. Best industry update and networking function of the year” Mike Paul, Supply Core Middle East “SWPF sets the industry benchmark for conferences and exhibitions in the region” Lloyd Martin, Severn Trent International
“Great event, which reflects the innovation in the power and water sector” Maher Baflah, Marafiq
Iraq Mega Projects, Conference & Exhibition | 1- 3 October 2012 | Dubai, UAE Unleashing the Potential of Oil & Gas Projects The established Iraq Mega Projects Conference and Exhibition will bring stakeholders from across the value chain together to identify project and infrastructure investment opportunities, in support of oil field production. The conference will provide delegates with an in-depth critical insight for operating in Iraq, whilst networking and meeting existing and potential business partners. • EPC contractors • Technology • Logistics
• Infrastructure • Transportation • Construction
• Human Resources • Security
Iraq Telecoms | 12- 14 November 2012 | Istanbul, Turkey The Gateway to Major Opportunities for Telecommunication Investors
2012 is again set to bring together the Iraqi Ministry of Communications, Iraqi Parliament, Kurdistan Ministry of Communications, Iraqi Media and Communications Commission and major industry players to discuss partnerships and tenders within the telecoms industry in Iraq. The Minister of Communications for Iraq, H.E. Mohammad Tawfik Allawi, stated at the 2011 conference “the huge importance of CWCs Iraq Telecoms conference for the Iraqi telecommunications sector in bringing together all the major players in the industry”, and expressing that “every year CWC delivers an even better and very high quality conference.”
Saudi Water & Power Forum | 2-4 December 2012 | Jeddah, KSA As a catalyst for change and innovation, the Saudi Water & Power Forum plays a key role in uniting Saudi and international stakeholders to discuss the policies and strategies which will determine the future of the power and water sector in the Kingdom.
The Gateway to the Kingdom’s Water & Power Industry
Network with the industry leaders all in one place Understand the critical success factors for participation Hear about the experiences of the major stakeholders Find out about the latest industry developments and technological breakthroughs Identify the opportunities for your company Be part of the debate and have your questions answered in the interactive panel discussions
“An impressive, well-organised gathering of the Middle East’s key players in Power and Water and an excellent annual event.” Lloyd Martin, Regional Director, Severn Trent Services
Saudi Infrastructure | 9-12 December 2012| Jeddah, KSA Future Projects | Investment Opportunities | Realizing Project Potential CWC and Al-Harithy Company are pleased to announce Saudi Infrastructure. The event will lead the way in infrastructure development and showcase projects and opportunities in municipal and urban expansion, road, rail, ports, airports and real estate. Don’t miss the opportunity to showcase future mega project opportunities and meet the industry leaders and high level government representatives in the Kingdom. Showcasing Future and Existing Projects in:
Municipal and urban expansion Roads Rails Ports Airports Real estates
Identify new investment opportunities Attract new investors to the Kingdom Showcase best practices Highlight new technologies and strategies Focus on trends and contracts
Intergas VII | May 2013 | Cairo, Egypt The Gateway to Oil & Gas in Middle East & North Africa Under the patronage of Ministry of Petroleum, Egypt; INTERGAS is the perfect opportunity to meet everyone who matters in the oil and gas industry in the MENA region. Industry decision makers, sellers and buyers will meet for three days of business, networking, negotiations and showcasing all major oil and gas projects. Benefits of Attending:
Gain direct access to key oil and gas decision makers from across the MENA region Hear future plans and investment opportunities from the Ministry of Petroleum Access well established exhibition where international companies showcase their products and services Network with senior delegates and government officials from Egypt in a relaxed and informal environment Discuss challenges and solution for deepwater exploration in Egypt Participate in the interactive technical session day lead by regional experts
In Partnership with:
100% focused on Energy & Infrastructure The CWC Group is a renowned world expert in oil, gas, power and investment sectors, particularly in emerging markets. Our track record speaks for itself. We have organised over 500 events in the past twelve years, giving us an unparalleled wealth and depth of experience. We are now the acknowledged market leader in our field. The popularity of our conferences continues to grow. Speakers are drawn from the highest level of government, industry and commerce attracting a high-calibre of delegate.
Winner’s of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade The CWC Group is extremely proud to announce that it has won the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2011, one of the most prestigious awards in UK industry. These awards are made by the Queen on the advice of the Prime Minister, assisted by an advisory committee and recognise the winners for being among the most successful companies in the UK and for their outstanding achievement in international trade.
CWC Group Products & Services:
Government summits to promote investment opportunities and provide a unique networking forum. Often combined with exhibitions.
International industry conferences with senior-level industry speakers and topical agendas run by our in-house experts focused on strategic issues and new business opportunities.
Exhibitions to showcase new technologies and innovation in industry so decision-makers and purchasers can forge partnerships and global alliances.
Private exclusive retreats, under Chatham House rules, to encourage open debate and high-level networking opportunities.
Road shows to promote licensing rounds or a specific investment opportunity, held in industryrelated locations around the world.
Bespoke consultancy offering full promotional and organisational services for event hosting international conference, road shows or private meetings – using our industry knowledge, contacts and expertise.
Training courses providing skills and knowledge relevant to the workplace, led by industry professionals. CWC Group’s School for Energy covering Gas & Power, Management, Legal, and Refining & Alternative Fuels.
In-house training for ministries, NOCs and IOCs offering customised programmes.
Partners we are privileged to work with:
CWC have welcomed the support of the following companies as speakers and sponsors at our events:
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