Global E&P

The global stage for Licensing Rounds, E&P tech,  and international prospecting

July 2nd, 2020

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The biggest online event of the year

Global E&P: Meet the top National regulators and IOCs making waves in the oil and gas industry

The Global E&P Summit is the global stage for national regulators and NOCs from all over the world. 

Meet with more than 15 NOCs, Ministries, Regulators and Hydrocarbon Agencies and:

  • Gain access to exclusive information and insight on new Licensing Rounds.

  • Arrange one-on-one meetings with NOCs, National Regulators and industry leaders.

  • Network with top seismic geophysical companies 

  • Meet with IOCs and service providers operating in new markets.


Join us and listen to presentations from Brazil, Timor-Leste, Ghana, Morocco, Peru, Argentina, Benin and many more as they discuss their success, challenges and new opportunities after the COVID-19 pandemic. 


The Global E&P Summit is gathering more than 1000 C-level professionals looking for new business partners and new frontiers to invest in after the COVID-19 pandemic is resolved. 

"If you compete in the upstream oil and gas business, GEPS offers you the unique opportunity to meet decision-makers and prospect online"

Showcase your work to hundreds of C-level executives and IOCs

Display your work to key decision-makers operating in more than 15 countries in upstream and midstream. Promote your brand to IOCs, seismic companies and key service providers looking to invest in new opportunities, while everyone is networking with national regulators and searching for new prospects, from the comfort of your computer.

Be the first to discover upcoming opportunities in Brazil, Ghana, Morocco and more

The national oil regulators will be showcasing their opportunities, partnering with IOCs and service providers globally and speaking about:

  • New licensing rounds.

  • Opportunities available.

  • Industry outlook, risks & challenges in the E&P sector.

  • Service provider opportunities.

  • Local content.

Are you looking for new oil & gas prospects? These are the countries to be looking out for

Mature Markets








Frontier Markets











Brian Richardson

Oil & Gas Manager

Ministry of Science, Energy and Technology (MSET), JAMAICA

Khanfar Youcef

Central Director of New Resources


Maggy Shino

Petroleum Commissioner

Ministry of Mines and Energy, NAMIBIA

Joseph O MEDOU

Exploration Director

Petrosen, SENEGAL

Anna Maisuradze

Acting Head of Division of International Relations in Energy Sector

Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development, GEORGIA

Mateus Da Costa

Exploration Director


Carlos Padilla

Oil & Gas FDI Attraction Department

BRAZILIAN Trade and Investment Promotion Agency

Hossam Shawky

Exploration Technology General Manager

Khalda Petroleum Company

NJ Ayuk

Executive Chairman

African Energy Chamber

Ahmed Ag Mohamed


Authority for the Promotion of Petroleum Research, (AUREP), Mali

Djebbar Tarik

Studies and Synthesis Manager, Exploration Division


Jaffee A. Suardin

Deputy of Planning

SKK Migas, Indonesia

Engr. Sarki Auwalu


Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), NIGERIA

Penelope Bradshaw-Niles

Permanent Secretary

Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

Daniel Hokama

General Manager

Perupetro, PERU

Ait Salem Abdellah

Evaluation Basins Manager


Ricardo Khoury

Managing Partner

Elard Group, LEBANON

David van der Spuy

Acting General Manager

Petroleum Agency SA

Chris Fredd

F. Global Unconventional Assets Business Development Manager


Eng. James Loteka Yugusuk

Deputy Managing Director and Director General for Downstream

Nile Petroleum Corporation, SOUTH SUDAN

Ing. René Ortiz Durán


Ministry of Energy and Non-Renewable Natural Resources, ECUADOR

Armando Zamora Reyes


National Hydrocarbons Agency. Colombia

Frank Mugisha

Ag.Commissioner, 2nd Licensing Manager

Petroleum Exploration and Production Department, UGANDA

Walid Nasr

Acting Chairman of the Board


Issifou Yari

General Director


Pablo Gristo

Head of Geosciences


Charles Ellinas


EC Cyprus Natural Hydrocarbons Company (eCNHC)

Larry Bottomley


Chariot Oil & Gas

Bishwa Nath Ghosh

General Manager (Geology)

Sterling Exploration & Energy Poduction Corp Ltd. (SEEPCO), NIGERIA

Jodi Anhorn



(Hon.) Francis Gatare

CEO/ Cabinet Member

RWANDA Mines, Petroleum, and Gas Board (RMB)

Benjamin Kwame Asante

Director of Petroleum

Ministry of Energy, GHANA

Moustapha Bechir

General Director of Hydrocarbons

Ministry of Petroleum, Energy and Mines of the ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF MAURITANIA

Juan Jose Carbajales

Undersecretary for Hydrocarbons

Ministry of Productive Development, ARGENTINA

Ronan Magalhães Ávila

Deputy Superintendent of Delimitation of Blocks


Yann Yangari

Head of New Business, Strategy and Intelligence

Gabon Oil, GABON

Peter Dekker

Chief Geophysicist


Carlos Macellari

Member of the Board

Tecpetrol, ARGENTINA

Martin Bawden

Business Development Manager

Zebra Data Sciences

Tomas Zapata

Director of Exploration Assets Americas


Online Conference Topics

- Opportunities available

- Industry outlook , Risks & challenges in the E&P sector

- Creating an attractive fiscal regime

- Local content

- The right timing to launch a licensing round; what factors should be considered?

- Promotion: Traditional vs. modern methods and systems to attract investors 

The event will host 3 stages in parallel

Main Stage

Dedicated to Licensing Rounds and Opportunities Available, with presentations from NOCs, Ministries, Hydrocarbon Agencies and Regulators.

Industry Stage

Latest updates and discussions on Technology, Regulatory frameworks,

Economics, COVID-19's impact and many more.

E&P Stage

Speakers from IOCs and NOCs presenting discoveries, exploration and production updates, as well as farm-out, joint venture and M&A opportunities

Completely Online

Get exclusive market insights

Access content from local leaders without the need to physically travel anywhere - for the first time ever.

Assess what is the opportunity for you before investing $1000s in expensive reports, travelling or physical conferences.

Meet and network industry leaders

Participate in interactive panel discussions and group networking with the speakers and other participants. 


IN-VR team will work with you to arrange private meetings with the target audience of your preference.

Give us a wish list of companies you would like to meet and we'll provide 
1:1 breakout meetings and tailored introductions.


Tickets & Access

Standard ticket 

Find out all the latest developments and opportunities


Access to all presentations

Access to panel discussions


Q&A with the speakers

Network via Chat and video 


Access to 1:1 meetings service


VIP Access

Network with the right individuals 

Invitation only

Same access as Standard Ticket.

For selected IOCs, Seismic companies and service providers


Get the best package of exposure and networking for your team


Ticket packages for your team


Bespoke networking service with target companies of your choosing



Who is the online summit for?

CEOs and Managing Directors of IOCs and service providers

Members of the board

International Exploration Managers

Business Development Managers

Chief Geologists



What others say about our conferences

‘It has been an excellent listen to the challenges of other companies and how they have been able to overcome that. Excellent experience to network with peers and ministries. Our goals for the summit was to understand the gas market and were able to make excellent contacts which we are very happy about.’

Larry Bottomley

CEO, Chariot Oil and gas

‘I was able to meet all the people I wanted to meet, also enjoyed excellent technical presentations on geology and thoroughly looking forward to the talks going on in Morocco’. 

Thomas Cousins

Strategic Partnerships and Alliances Manager, Halliburton

‘The summit is really excellently organised and the presentations are high-level but do provide a lot of meat with a lot of details as well.  I was also able to meet with several companies that have several expertise in the projects we are working on.’

Fraser Keppie

Department of Energy Nova Scotia



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Q: Is there a deadline to register?

A: Registrations are usually open until 1 day before the event, however, since this event will have a pre-approved list of attendees, the sooner you apply the higher your chance to be selected will be.

Q: Do I need to download software in order to participate?

A: No need to download anything. You can participate using your browser. Please make sure you are using the latest version of Google Chrome for best performance.

Q: How does an online event look like?

A: The event will have different sessions where you can participate by watching the presentations of our speakers, taking part in our interactive panel discussions and finally, network with the speakers and other delegates in private break-out areas.

Q: Will the sessions be recorded?

A: Yes and the recordings will be available for purchase after the end of the conference.

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