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22nd World Petroleum Congress

IPIECA will attend the 22nd World Petroleum Congress to be held in Istanbul, Turkey from 09-13 July 2017. The event will attract leaders and professionals working in the international oil and gas sector. This year’s congress theme is Bridges to our Energy Future.

Brian Sullivan, IPIECA Executive Director will participate in a Strategic Session on Methane Management in Extractive Industries on Thursday 13 July from 14:15 to 15:45; presenting the work of IPIECA and the industry on methane management. He will be joined by Bjorn Hamso (Global Gas Flaring Reduction Partnership, The World Bank Group) and Scott Foster, (United Nations Economic Commission for Europe) who will Chair the session.

IPIECA will also participate in the Social Responsibility Climate Change Panel to share work on low-emissions pathways. The panel will take place at the Bridge Auditorium in the Social Responsibility Global Village on Thursday 13 July between 13:00-14:00.

Throughout the congress IPIECA’s work on environmental and social issues in the industry will be on display in the Global Village.