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9th Annual

Global Crude Oil Summit

May 10 – 11, 2016 • Hilton London Tower Bridge • London, UK

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Returning to London on May 10-11, 2016, Platts Annual Global Crude Oil Summit is individually positioned to unite senior executives from both the upstream and oil trading communities in 2 days of sessions, networking and insight. Join keynote speakers from across the industry as they explore and debate the industry’s crucial issues in what is a very interesting time for the industry.

Our marquee oil conference provides the perfect environment for stimulating debate and interaction with the speakers and the rest of the industry allowing you to develop the knowledge, insights and new relationships you need for the year ahead.

This summit helps 200+ upstream, and trading professionals understand trends, risks and issues within the Oil industry from those at the forefront.

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2016 speakers include:

  • Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Nigeria; Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation
  • Laszlo Varro, Chief Economist, International Energy Agency (IEA)
  • Eng. Mustafa Sanallah, Chairman, NOC Libya
  • Adewale Tinubu, Group Chief Executive, Oando
  • Christof Rühl, Global Head of Research, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA)
  • Franco Magnani, CEO, Eni Trading and Shipping
  • James Foster, Global Commodity Head, BP Oil International
  • Alexey Rybnikov, CEO, SPIMEX
  • Virginia Markouizou, Head of Supply and Trading, RPS Energy
  • Paul Horsnell, Global Head of Commodities, Standard Chartered
  • Dr. Ilia Bouchouev, Managing Director, Global Head of Derivatives, Koch Supply & Trading
  • Abdulaziz Al Attar, Head of Research Kuwait Petroleum Company

View the full speaker line-up here

What to expect at this event:

A unique and comprehensive international upstream outlook from those at the forefront

Join 250 Influential market leaders and foremost experts from the international oil community as they evaluate and debate the industry’s evolving landscape and strength while tackling the key questions impacting you now and in the future.

The impact of market volatility on trading and risk management

Hear experts from the international trading community discuss oil price movements, benchmarks evolution, regulation changes and risk practice development in this volatile time.

New connections, new ideas, new business

Drawing from Platts’ ambition to connect the oil markets, the 8th Annual Global Crude Oil summit encourages delegate participation and networking opportunities. Over two full days, interactive panel discussions and speaker sessions combine with a variety of social functions and new event app, all specifically developed to increase the exchange of value.

Audience Breakdown:

  • Senior strategic upstream executives from the world’s IOCs, NOCs and Independents
  • Senior oil traders, brokers and analysts
  • Regulators and government officials
  • Private banks, investment banks and financial advisories
  • Risk managers, product controllers and finance managers
  • Energy trading and risk management technology (ETRM) solution providers
  • Law firms
  • Consultants

“Excellent. Liked the global perspective and speakers’ knowledge of ALL regions of the world”

Vice President, Pembina Pipeline Corporation,

“An excellent arena for sharing and understanding views on major oil trends”

Director - Supply & Trading, Saras

“A good update on what is happening”

Sales Coordinator, Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. (ADNOC)

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If you work in the crude oil sector and would like to be involved with the industry’s leading event, please contact our event team to discuss opportunities for involvement.

Speaking opportunities, contact:
Daniel Lawson
Tel: + 44 (0) 20 7176 6228

Sponsorship opportunities, contact:
Daniel Davies
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7176 6229

Media inquiries and any additional information, contact:
Paul Chapman
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7176 6273

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