Summit Registration is Officially Closed – Now for the Onsite Execution

4th Annual Upstream West Africa Summit. Boy what a fantastic delegation we have in attendance from the ECOWAS Member states. We have a 25 strong delegation from the host Country Senegal, with keynote presentations coming in from Petrosen’s Mr Joseph Medou – E&P Director, talking about the deepwater discoveries offshore Senegal. Also providing content is Mr Mamadou Fall Kane of Cos-Petrogaz who will be participating in a panel discussion alongside the likes of the Director Generale from Petrosen . The GNPC (GHANA) have confirmed their CEO and COO to also attend the summit. Mr James Yamoah – COO will be providing a keynote presentation titled “The past, the present and the Future of the GNPC”. We boost the Nigerian perspective with NNPC confirming to the summit their COO and GM BD and Planning. Mr Bello Rabiu – COO will also be leading a keynote session discussing “Proposed Nigerian Petroleum Industry Bills and Future of Upstream Developments” Svenska Petroleums VP Business Development will also be running a roundtable discussion on deepwater exploration in the MSGBC basin. Invest in Africa will be represented by the Regional Director who will be will be sitting on the local content keynote panel discussion. They have been supporting the likes of BP, Cairn and Woodside by empowering their local content and cross-border strategies. One of the ‘Big 4’ service companies BHGE confirm as Keynote Sponsor and will be directing a session on “Industry collaboration – A key enabler to unlocking deep water” It’s been a great campaign and I’m excited to see the onsite execution next week in the beautiful Dakar sunshine! Desmond