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2016 Africa Assembly and Dinner

20 June - 21 June 2016 at Lancaster Hotel, London, UK

Africa's Largest Oil & Gas Investment and Finance Meeting in Europe

Oil & Gas Council Partner: BP

Thank you for coming!

The Africa Assembly 2015 came to a close on June 25th. Thank you to every one of our Partners who attended the largest investment forum for African Oil & Gas. We look forward to welcoming you to London in 2016!  

Our 2016 Africa Assembly will continue to be a corporate development, strategy and investment focused meeting designed for attendees to meet, identify and discuss
(i) new corporate development opportunities both in Africa and internationally,
(ii) new investment opportunities across the African energy landscape,
(iii) deal flow and capital emanating to and from the region,
(iv) effective management strategies and practices to overcome emerging business challenges and
(v) how to successfully access the active investment community and capital markets catering to Africa. 

See what you missed in 2015!

The next African Assembly is the West Africa Assembly in Lagos, October 13-14. Click on the link for more information.

See what the 2015 delegates had to say:

“It was my first time at the Oil & Gas Council and I enjoyed a well-organized event and world-class attendance.”
Ciro Antonio Pagano, Senior Vice President, Sub-Saharan Africa, Eni
“For me, this has been the most productive conference and gathering of oil and gas professionals I’ve ever attended. Suddenly, there is so much appetite and so much capital looking for good investment opportunities in Africa and in Nigeria in particular.”
Abdulrazaq Isa, Co-Founder and CEO, WalterSmith Petroman
“The Oil & Gas Council’s Africa Assembly is truly a gathering place of key decision makers and investors who are engaged in Africa. The team at the Oil & Gas Council go out of their way to ensure that participants get a chance to meet those people of interest to your company."
Shane M. Jaffer, Senior Director, Africa, Government of Alberta
“Great success indeed! Congratulations for the quality of the event and of the audience."
Serge Matesco, Vice President, Sub Saharan Africa, Total E&P
"Without any doubt the networking event of the year for O&G Africa!”
Cees Uijlenhoed, CFO, First E&P
“A word of thanks for an excellent conference. Both in terms of organization and “pitch” this was a top class event.”
Marc den Hartog, Vice President, Commercial, Sub Saharan Africa, Shell
“We like the Oil & Gas Council. You will find even public policy makers using this platform to say things to a global audience.”
Chiagozie Hilary-Nwokonko, Managing Partner, Streamsowers & Kohn
"The Oil & Gas Council deserves its great reputation…I found the Paris conference had some very remarkable speakers, and the various subject matters were very informative."
Jeffrey Martin Waterous, Chairman, JMW Energy Ventures
“There is a huge bandwith – you can meet with all companies and government officials. You get to see many international players and a lot of our clients are here.”
Ramin Lakani, General Manager, Halliburton
“The good thing about the Oil & Gas Council Africa Assembly is that it’s well-attended and a good mix of advisors and industry. The off-the-record conversations we’ve had have been very educational and we picked up on things that we wouldn’t have at an ordinary event.”
Nick Cooper, CEO, Ophir Energy
“What I find particularly unique about the Oil & Gas Council is the combination of industry, the funding bodies and the people who are providing the capital which allows us to go about our business. It’s the combination of those elements in the same room which makes it such a productive, enjoyable and interesting forum.”
Patrick Allman-Ward, CEO, Dana Gas
"The Oil & Gas Council’s Africa Assembly is clearly the key annual event for the African Oil and Gas Industry. Overall I found the event very interesting and very informative;  it was very good to hear from industry players about full details of the progress of projects on the ground, as well as their views on risks and reward and market direction." Ravi Bhatia, Director and Regional Expert on African Sovereigns, Standard & Poor’s Sovereign Ratings Group.

2015 Africa Assembly Speakers
  • Angus McCoss
    Exploration Director
    Tullow Oil
  • Elisabeth Proust
    Managing Director
    Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria
  • Guy Maurice
    Senior Vice President, Africa
    Total E&P
  • Jasper Peijs
    Vice President, Exploration, Africa
  • Jon Clark
    O&G Transactions Leader, EMEIA
  • Keith Hill
    Africa Oil Corporation
  • Nick Cooper
    Ophir Energy
  • Pade Durotoye
    Chief Executive Officer
    Oando Energy Resources Inc

Upcoming Events

16 September 2015
16 September 2015
Ritz Carlton Hotel, Beijing, China
6 October 2015
Four Seasons Hotel, Houston, TX, USA
7 October 2015
Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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