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10th Annual

Global Crude Oil Summit

May 10 – 11, 2017 • Millennium Mayfair • London, UK

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Returning to London on May 10-11, 2017, Platts annual Global Crude Oil Summit is uniquely 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 flagship 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 oil industry professionals understand trends, risks and issues within the global crude oil landscape from those at the forefront.

Jeff Currie
Global head of Commodities Research,
Goldman Sachs

Anniversary session – 10 year review of the oil markets and outlook for the future

Jeff is the global head of Commodities Research in the Global Investment Research (GIR) Division. He is responsible for conducting research on commodity market dynamics in the context of corporate risk management programs, short and long-term commodity investment strategies and asset allocation. Jeff is also a member of the GIR Client and Business Standards Committee and the ECS Executive Committee. Previously, Jeff was the European co-head of Economics, Commodities and Strategy Research from 2010 to 2012 and based in London, where he resided since 2003. Over the years, the commodities research team has consistently been ranked number one under Jeff's direction and in 2011 he was named the CNBC Analyst of the Year by City A.M. Jeff joined Goldman Sachs in 1996 and was named managing director in 2002 and partner in 2008.

Hear Jeff in our opening session as he looks back at 10 years of the oil markets and gives the audience his views on where they may go next

Why attend?

  • Essential intelligence on the international upstream sector from those at the forefront
    Join Influential market leaders and foremost experts from the international oil community as they evaluate the industry’s evolving upstream landscape globally, discuss future growth opportunities in this volatile time.
  • The impact of market volatility on trading and risk management
    Hear experts from the international trading community as they discuss and explore the risks and opportunities in the financial landscape surrounding the oil market. The focus will be on identifying strategies for successfully capitalizing on volatility, preparing for a dynamic future and guarding against unnecessary risk.
  • Network, learn and do business with unrivalled industry thought leaders and market makers
    The 10th annual Global Crude Oil summit encourages delegate participation and networking opportunities. Two full days comprised of interactive panel discussions and speaker sessions combine with a variety of social functions and mobile event app, all specifically developed to increase the exchange of value

The Platts Crude Oil Summit series

For many years, Platts Crude Oil Summit series have been at the heart beat of the global oil industry. Our 4 annual events are uniquely positioned across the 4 major oil continents; including Middle East, Europe, Asia and the Americas, and provide unrivalled access to key decision makers each year. Last year we added the APPEC conference in Singapore.

Each Platts conference provides a cutting edge, market driven agenda mixed with exclusive networking opportunities to ensure our global participants are guaranteed with the highest quality, up-to-the-minute market intelligence and new business opportunities.

Event overview

Wednesday May 10, 2017
Day 1 - International upstream development day

Hear the industry’s leading experts deliver keynote presentations and share their views in focused panel discussions on the issues impacting upstream development and growth. With sponsored networking breaks, a lunch and evening cocktails, this is a day not to be missed.

Thursday May 11, 2017
Day 2 - Oil markets, trading and risk management day

The conference concludes with further sessions focused on trading leaders, evolving trade flows, midstream developments, hub development and benchmarks evolution, and risk management strategies in this volatile time.


  • 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

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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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