WAIPEC has been launched to address the needs of companies seeking to showcase their innovative solutions and new technologies, and to support the development of major new business and partnerships to benefit West Africa’s petroleum economy.
The steering committee for the West African International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (WAIPEC) scheduled for February 21-23, 2017 at the Eko Convention Centre, Lagos has been officially announced. This selection will represent a cross section of key senior business leaders and stakeholders from across Nigeria’s oil and gas sector.
WAIPEC Steering Committee Members
Members of the committee are the Managing Director, FIRST Exploration and Petroleum Development Company Limited and Chairman, Nigerian Independent Oil Companies, Ademola Adeyemi – Bero, Chief Executive Officer, SEPLAT Petroleum Development Company, Austin Ojunekwu Avuru, Chairman, Petroleum Technology Engineers Association of Nigeria (PETAN), Bank Anthony Okoroafor, Managing Director, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), Bayo Ojulari and Emeka Ene. Others are Vice Chairman, PETAN, Geoff Onuoha, Deputy Managing Director, TOTAL Exploration and Production, Ahmadu-Kida Musa, Chairman Conferences Committee, PETAN, Ranti Omole, Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Dr. Mazadu Bako and the Group General Manager (GGM) of National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS), Dafe Sejebor. WAIPEC is the only oil and gas event partnering Nigeria’s petroleum industry.
The committee will guide the content of over 25 business, technical and special focus sessions, featuring more than 75 top industry speakers and representatives from both regional and international oil and gas community.