Kenya is set to host The 9th East African Petroleum Conference and Exhibition 2019 (EAPCE’19) at the Pride Inn Paradise Beach Resort, Convention Center and Spa in Mombasa.
The conference organized by the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat and the EAC Partner States is expected to attract more than 1,000 participants taking place on 8th to 10th May, 2019.
Under the theme East African Region: The Destination of Choice for Oil and Gas Investment Opportunities to Enhance Socioeconomic Transformation, aims at promoting the region’s petroleum potential and investment opportunities.
The EAC has been holding the East African Petroleum Conference and Exhibition biennially since 2003 to promote exploration, development and production of oil and gas.
The Conference and Exhibition is aimed at promoting investment in the oil and gas sector by demonstrating to the world the potential that lies within the region and sharing information on the status of development of the sector in each Partner State.
Technical papers, paper posters, e-posters and exhibitions aligned to the conference theme are lined up to produce stimulating interactions among conference delegates. Field excursions to selected sites of geological and touristic importance in the region are being planned to give the delegates an unforgettable experience.
It offers a wide range of technical presentations reflecting developments in the oil and gas industry in East Africa and around the world, forum for discussing the legal and policy framework and the overall business environment prevailing in the region.
The Conference and Exhibition programme integrates field excursions to selected sites in each Partner State for delegates to see the rich geological variety that the region possesses as well as the touristic attractions that the region is well known for. The exhibitions and field excursions have become a popular feature of the Conference, attracting more and more participants with each successive Conference.