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Oman Oil and Orpic Group supported the recently concluded OPAL Oil and Gas Conference 2019, which was presided over by His Excellency Eng. Ahmed bin Hassan Al Dheeb, the Undersecretary for the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.

A delegation of about 200 attendees, including decision-makers, experts, industry professionals and high-level officials participated in the third edition of the conference that was held at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre on October 21 and 22, and organised by the Oman Society for Petroleum Services (OPAL), and managed by Oman Expo.

The two-day conference agenda featured exciting presentations, rich panel discussions and interactive debates that were organised under seven different themes of critical importance to Oman’s oil, gas and energy sector. The themes were - Technology and Offshore Solutions, In-Country Value (ICV), Human Resources and Training, Spotlight on Renewable and Future Energy, Future Commercial Outlook, Health, Safety and Environment in Oil and Gas, ICT in Oil and Gas, and Advanced Tech and Innovation in Oil and Gas. New themes that were discussed included Offshore Exploration and Production and renewables.

Other than the above themes, discussions also included regulations, the efficiency of Oman as a place to invest, how can the country foster a better environment for interested investors.

The conference offered an unrivalled networking platform to industry experts to gain insights into themes of critical important for Oman’s future, where a distinguished list of speakers including international experts and industry veterans from within the Sultanate enlightened the audience.

An exhibition was also held on the sidelines of the conference, where several oilfield contractors, consultancy firms, training services providers, showcased innovative technologies, products and services that could prove beneficial to Oman’s oil, gas and energy sector.

OPAL Oil and Gas Conference and exhibition 2019 is Oman’s premier oil and gas platform that brings together key stakeholders for two days of rich-content, thought leadership and networking along with industry expert speakers who will share winning strategies and solutions to face the future of Oman’s energy industry.

The two-day conference and exhibition was held under the auspices of the Ministry of Oil and Gas (MOG).