The Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos, Nigeria – 28 October 2014; The Institute of Drilling & Petroleum Engineering (IDPE) have officially confirmed their support for the upcoming Offshore West Africa 2015 Conference & Exhibition by agreeing to become a “Supporting Organization” upon the events return to Nigeria.
The 19th Annual Offshore West Africa will take place at The Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos, Nigeria on 20-22 January 2015, continuing to be the premier conference and exhibition for the offshore oil and gas exploration & production industry within West Africa. PennWell Corporation is pleased to be working with the IDPE for the first time, looking forward to an exciting and growing partnership, as we look to advance the offshore market within West Africa even further.
The Institute of Drilling & Petroleum Engineering (IDPE) is a world-class educational institution in the Oil & Gas and allied Energy Sectors. The IDPE supports all streams of the oil and gas industry by providing a focus for the exchange of knowledge on all aspects of education, science, research and to provide networking opportunities, career development, and a platform for growth. The Institute is set up to meet Nigeria’s growing need for Oil and Gas professionals of world class excellence, and with this shares a goal with Offshore West Africa as we look to address key technology and development issues for the West African offshore oil and gas market, through a comprehensive educational program and three-day exhibition, under the conference theme – Managing West Africa’s Major Projects.
“Offshore West Africa, and PennWell Corporation are delighted to be working in conjunction with the Institute of Drilling & Petroleum Engineering for the upcoming 2015 event. The support of IDPE is greatly received, and with their mission to advance knowledge and to educate students in science, technology, and other areas, by providing modern, pioneering courses, it is our belief that together we can work for the benefit of all within the West African oil & gas market”, Glenn Ensor, Event Director, Offshore West Africa.
“Institute of Drilling & Petroleum Engineering is delighted to be part of the upcoming Offshore West Africa 2015 Conference & Exhibition. The event will be featuring a technical and strategic conference program developed by leading industry experts in the oil and gas industry. Organised by PennWell Corporation, a highly diversified, business- to-business Media Company it is our strong belief that this event benefit of all within the West African oil & gas market”, Isaac Ochulor, Executive Director, Institute of Drilling and Petroleum
Offshore West Africa is well versed in providing highly specialized, market leading information, and will continue this trend in 2015, featuring a technical and strategic conference program developed by an Advisory Board comprised of leading industry experts, as well as an exhibition showcasing products, technologies and services from global and regional oil & gas companies, held concurrently.
Offshore West Africa 2015, alongside IDPE, will continue to bring together exhibitors and attendees from around the world for three days of education, networking and new business development.