Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai,
Offshore Arabia Conference & Exhibition kicked off today, March 3, 2014, in its 8th edition under the theme "Regional Oil Spill Prevention & Preparedness" and it will continue until the 5th of March at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC).
Offshore Arabia Conference & Exhibition is considered the largest oil spill management event in the region with the participation of 100 companies from 32 countries.
For the past years Offshore Arabia Conference & Exhibition has succeeded in attracting the world's key experts in the Oil & Gas Industry to Dubai to share their experiences, voice their thoughts, and contribute to the solutions that would have major input in ensuring sustainable energy and cleaner environment for our future generation.
The conference's agenda this year will include researches and lectures presented by environmental, oil, and gas specialists. The topics that will be discussed during the 3 days of the conference include: Oil Spill Prevention,
Contingency Planning and Emergency Preparedness,
Knowledge Sharing and Lessons Learned from Offshore/Onshore Case Histories & Recent Major Incidents, Innovations as Applied to Oil Spill Recovery & Response, Terminal & Tankers Measures to Prevent and Respond to Oil Spills, Oil Drilling and Producing Measures to Prevent and Respond to Oil Spills,
Oil Spill Waste and Oily Discharge Management, Restoration and Rehabilitation Practices for the Affected Areas, Wildlife and Shorelines, and Offshore/Onshore Risk & Crisis Management.
Offshore Arabia 2014 is organised by Index Conferences and Exhibitions Organisation Est. - member of Index Holding and in cooperation with the Regional Clean Sea Organization RECSO and its members; Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco), Kuwait Oil Company (KSC), Kuwait Gulf Oil Company (KOC),
The Bahrain Petroleum Company B.S.C (BAPCO), Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), Qatar Petroleum (QP), Saudi Arabian Chevron (SAC), Maersk Oil Qatar AS (MOQ), Al Khafji Joint Operations (KGOC / AGOC), and its associate members.
Offshore Arabia is a biennial event dedicated to the oil and marine industry in the Middle East. Now in the 8th year, Offshore Arabia exhibition occupies a key position in the Middle East and provides a platform for suppliers and manufacturers in this sector.
The Conference promotes discussion in order to come out with the best practices through constructive interaction between experts from the industry. The event is organized by Index Conferences & Exhibitions part of Index Holding.