Third Party Event

15 Nov 2021 - 19 Dec 2021

Taking place immediately after COP 26, ADIPEC 2021 will be the first global energy forum to discuss the key outputs of the climate meeting. It will provide the thought leadership and direction to assess the evolving energy landscape and explore ideas and strategies that will ensure long-term future success in a lower carbon future. 

With the announcement of the latest travel requirements to the United Arab Emirates, we are pleased to welcome you live and in-person, to the 2021 edition of ADIPEC. To learn more about the official guidelines and requirements to enter the UAE, click here.

  • His Excellency Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology, United Arab Emirates Managing Director and Group CEO ADNOC
  • His Excellency Suhail Mohamed Faraj Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure United Arab Emirates
  • His Excellency Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Minister of Oil Kingdom of Bahrain
  • His Excellency Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Arab Republic of Egypt
  • His Excellency Ihsan Abdul Jabbar Ismail, Minister of Oil Iraq
  • His Excellency Mohamed Arkab,  Minister of Energy and Mines Algeria
  • His Excellency Dr. Virgil Daniel Popescu, Minister of Economy Energy and Business Environment Romania
  • Honourable Udaya P Gammanpila, Minister of Energy Sri Lanka
  • His Excellency Chief Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Nigeria
  • His Excellency Alhaji Kanja Sesay, Minister of Energy Sierra Leone
  • His Excellency, Mohammad Barkindo Secretary General OPEC
  • His Excellency Pavel Yurievich Sorokin, Deputy Minister of Energy Russian Federation
  • Dr. Rola Dashti, Under-Secretary-General United Nations and Executive Secretary United Nations, Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA)
  • Bernard Looney, Group Chief Executive bp
  • Vicki Hollub, President and CEO Occidental
  • Claudio Descalzi, CEO Eni
  • Takayuki Ueda, President and CEO INPEX Corporation
  • Lorenzo Simonelli, Chairman and CEO Baker Hughes
  • Russell Hardy, CEO Vitol
  • Tony Douglas, Group CEO Etihad Aviation Group
  • Olivier Le Peuch, CEO Schlumberger
  • Alfred Stern, CEO OMV
  • Jeremy Weir, Executive Chairman and CEO Trafigura
  • Thomas Gangl, CEO Borealis
  • Dr.-Ing. Christian Bruch, President and CEO Siemens Energy
  • Tetsuhiro Hosono, Chairman and CEO JOGMEC
  • Girish K. Saligram, President and CEO Weatherford
  • Peter Herweck, CEO AVEVA
  • Eric Cantor, Vice Chairman and Managing Director Moelis and Company
  • Mele Kolo Kyari, Group Managing Director NNPC
  • Dr. Sami Pelkonen, CEO thyssenkrupp Uhde
  • Daniel Teichmann, CEO Hydrogenious
  • Martin Helweg, CEO P&O Maritime Logistics
  • Ian Beveridge, CEO Schulte Group
  • Pierroberto Folgiero, CEO Maire Tecnimont Group
  • Luis Sierra, President & CEO NOVA Chemicals
  • Carol Nakhle, CEO Crystol Energy
  • Steve Oldham, CEO Carbon Engineering
  • Abdullah Aldubaikhi, CEO Bahri Group
  • Lois Zabrocky, CEO International Seaways
  • Alicia Eastman, Co-Founder and President InterContinental Energy
  • Reinhard Florey, CFO OMV
  • Peter Wood, Chief Energy Advisor Shell
  • Nicole Durham, Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer Baker Hughes
  • Demosthenis Pafitis, CTO Schlumberger
  • Martijn van Koten, Member of the Executive Board, Executive Officer Refining OMV
  • Giuseppe Ricci, COO – Energy Evolution Eni
  • Dr. Samir J. Serhan, COO Air Products
  • Niek den Hollander, CCO Uniper
  • Dr. Daniel Yergin, Vice Chairman IHS Markit
  • Darryl K. Willis, Vice President Energy Industry Microsoft
  • Rod Christie, Executive Vice President of Turbomachinery and Process Solutions Baker Hughes
  • Toshikazu Ebato, Executive Vice President – Member of the Board Oil and Gas Upstream Technology Unit JOGMEC
  • Elena Skvortsova, Member of the Executive Board Executive Officer Marketing and Trading OMV
  • Eduard Rujis, Managing Director BlackRock
  • Andy Hemingway, President, Energy Optimisation and Innovation Wood PLC
  • Federico Medrano, Senior Vice President of International Operations Weatherford
  • Christine Cabau, Executive Vice President Operations and Assets CMA CGM
  • Lucrèce Foufopoulos-De Ridder, Executive Vice President Polyolefins, Innovation & Technology Borealis
  • Paul Bogers, Vice President – Hydrogen Shell
  • Steve Hill, Executive Vice President Shell Energy
  • Neil Brown, Managing Director KKR
  • Gentry Brann, SVP, People, Culture and Communications McDermott
  • Amish Sabharwal, Executive Vice President – Engineering Business Unit AVEVA
  • Thorbjörn Fors, Executive Vice President Industrial Applications Siemens Energy
  • Mohammed Al Muallem, Executive Vice President – Office of the Chairman DP World
  • Morten Langthjem, Managing Director Glander International Bunkering
  • Ali El Ali, Managing Director Zakher Marine International

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Hosted by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), ADIPEC will take place between 15 – 18 November 2021 in-person, safely and securely.

Taking place immediately after COP26, ADIPEC 2021 will be the first global energy event to discuss the key outcomes of the UN climate meeting. It will provide the thought leadership, direction and strategies that will shape the strategic and policy responses for the energy industry as it moves to deliver net-zero energy.

  1. Discuss the Outcomes of COP26 at ADIPEC 2021 – ADIPEC 2021 will be the industry’s first response to COP26. The event will provide an opportunity to energy companies, government and stakeholders across the value chain to convene in-person and discuss the outcomes of COP26. View conference program.
  2. Identify and Forge New Partnerships with Global Business Leaders -Projected to attract more than 100,000 energy trade professionals, ADIPEC 2021 will be an important enabler of dialogue and engagement between policy makers, business leaders, disruptors, innovators, purchasers and influencers. Register as a visitor.
  3. Generate Highest Value for You And Your Energy Business – ADIPEC generates the highest value and return on investment for international, regional and local energy businesses. A total of $18.9 billion worth of business agreements took place across the four days of ADIPEC 2019, a figure that is expected to grow in 2021. Visit the exhibition.
  4. Connect with 50+ NOCs, IOCs and IECs – Meet the industry’s leading national, international and integrated energy companies that will bring leading technologies and solutions under one roof  across four days of high-profile networking and business opportunities.  View the Exhibitor List.
  5. Promote Bi-Lateral Trade and Access Energy Markets of 26 International Exhibiting Country Pavilions – Being at the very heart of the international energy sector, ADIPEC delivers real buying power from across the world to Abu Dhabi. The energy capital and ADIPEC provide the ultimate business platform where 26 international exhibiting country pavilions will convene to boost bi-lateral trade, discuss commerce and innovation. Visit the Country Pavillions.
  6. Engage in Critical Knowledge Exchange with ADIPEC Conferences – Providing both Strategic and Technical insights, the ADIPEC Conferences will attract 1,000 expert speakers. Visitors can upgrade as a delegate to attend more than 160 conference sessions comprising of Strategic, SPE Technical, Downstream Technical, Smart Manufacturing, Offshore & Marine and the ADIPEC Forum for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, across four days of business critical knowledge-exchange. Register as Delegate.
  7. Explore Latest Technologies and Services from Across the Globe – ADIPEC provides a world-class environment for trade across the industry’s full value chain. With 80% of attendees either a decision maker, purchaser or influencer, ADIPEC provides an exceptional opportunity to visitors to network with existing and new customers and review more than thousands of products, services and solutions that will enhance performance, increase efficiencies and help optimise costs. Register as a Visitor.
  8. Discuss the Next Steps Towards Decarbonisation and Green Shipping at the Offshore and Marine Zone – Co-located alongside ADIPEC, the Offshore & Marine Zone is one of the world’s foremost meeting places for offshore, marine, maritime, shipping and logistics professionals to understand the latest developments in technology, meet new buyers and develop new business opportunities. Additionally, the Offshore & Marine Conference will bring together industry leaders, influencers and decision makers from the global offshore and marine supply chain to address pressing industry challenges. Visit the Offshore and Marine Zone.
  9. Find Innovative Solutions at the Digitalisation in Energy Zone – The dedicated Digitalisation In Energy Zone will be a global showcase of the technological solutions that can help attendees unlock untapped value and opportunities as digitalisation becomes more deeply integrated into all aspects of operations. Visit the Digitalisation in Energy Zone.
  10. Discover Latest Advances in Manufacturing at the Smart Manufacturing Zone – Co-located alongside ADIPEC 2021, the newly launched Smart Manufacturing Zone will provide a unique platform for attendees to gain insights into the energy transition and identify the challenges and opportunities for the manufacturing industry in the drive to net-zero carbon energy. Visit the Smart Manufacturing Zone.

The ADIPEC Technical Conference is the single largest technical meeting place for oil, gas and energy engineers worldwide, providing unprecedented access to the latest industry knowledge, technical expertise, applications, products, solutions and services.

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Topics to be discussed at the technical conference panel sessions:

  • Evolution of Oil and Gas in a Capital Efficient World: Strategies and Best Practices
  • New Frontiers and Solutions for Climate Change: Scaling Up CCUS/Hydrogen Deployments
  • AI and Digital Technologies: Driving Innovation and Sustainable Operations
  • Sector Decarbonisation: Accelerating Our Industry Transition to Net Zero
  • Paving the Way for Zero Emissions: Innovative Technologies and Strategies
  • Current Challenges and Future Outlook of International Maritime, Shipping and Logistics Hubs
  • A New Era for Human Resources: Attracting and Retaining Technical Talent

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Important Travel Procedure Updates:
Effective as of 5 September, by the UAE government directive, the travel procedures for vaccinated and non-vaccinated visitors and residents entering the UAE have been updated.
Read the Travel Guidelines

Useful Links for Registered Attendees:

  • About Dhabi: Abu Dhabi is the largest and capital city amongst the seven emirates of the United Arab Emirates.
  • The Venue: Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre is a multi-award winning venue offering organisers of exhibitions, conferences and events outstanding facilities spread over a total space of 142,226 square metres.
  • Official Travel Partner: ADIPEC is proud to announce the partnership with one of the top travel agents in Abu Dhabi, Al Masaood Travel & Services.
  • COVID-safe travel to and from Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi remains a safe, awe-inspiring and culturally rich destination. Find out about the procedures to keep you safe while travelling to ADIPEC 2021.

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