Conference News

Global Oil CEOs Stress Continuing Need for Fossil Fuels at World Petroleum Congress

More than 5,000 participants from over 70 countries have gathered to attend the World Petroleum Congress this week, where top executives from energy companies are affirming the need for more oil for decades to come.

23rd World Petroleum Congress Unveils United States Program

With the World Petroleum Congress back in the U.S. for the first time in decades, attendees will have a unique opportunity to hear in-depth discussions around specific areas where the U.S. is at the forefront.

Finalists Announced for the 2021 WPC Excellence Awards

At the World Petroleum Congress, the World Petroleum Council recognizes some of the most outstanding projects and innovations in the oil and gas sector. More than 130 nominated projects were reviewed by the independent judging panel in this cycle’s awards nominations.

American Gas Association Honors Two Industry Leaders with Distinguished Service Award

At the 2021 American Gas Association Executive Conference, the nation’s natural gas utilities honored two visionary leaders who enhanced the natural gas industry through dedication to their companies and communities.

Pipeline & Gas Journal Awards Announces Finalists

Pipeline & Gas Journal Awards judges narrowed down a significant number of nominations and announced finalists Wednesday for its inaugural event in November.

Vitol CEO Sees Global Gas Market Set for Reasonably Bullish 5-Year Outlook

Global gas prices are at "extreme levels" due to low inventories and strong demand in Europe and China, and the market is set for a reasonably bullish five-year outlook, said Russell Hardy, CEO of Vitol.

17th Pipeline Technology Conference Returns to Berlin for 2022 Event

After two years of the Pipeline Technology Conference being online only, the upcoming ptc will be a hybrid event offering a face-to-face option in Berlin and a virtual platform.

First Element '21: Panelists Discuss H2 Transportation Policy and Infrastructure in U.S.

Gulf Energy’s Inaugural First Element Conference kicked off this month with a keynote panel discussion with leaders from Chevron, Cummins and Toyota sharing insights on hydrogen in transportation. The conference is available to view on demand.

23rd World Petroleum Congress Marks 100 Days to Go

The 23rd World Petroleum Congress Organizing Committee marks the 100 days milestone on Aug. 27 with momentum building ahead of the triennial conference happening Dec. 5-9 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas.

Williston Basin Petroleum Conference: Talking to Two Titans in the Oil Patch

In mid-May this year, Harold Hamm found himself back in North Dakota as one of the keynote presenters at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference, listening to another fellow energy industry billionaire Kelcy Warren, CEO of the sizable interstate pipeline operator, Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners LP.

Pipeline & Gas Journal Accepting Nominations for Inaugural P&GJ Awards

Pipeline & Gas Journal is accepting nominations for its inaugural Pipeline & Gas Journal Awards, which will honor the midstream energy segment’s leading innovations and outstanding personal contributions to the industry.

H2Tech Solutions Virtual Conference Attracts Thousands

More than 2,000 people worldwide registered to hear more than 40 experts on fuel, chemical, and industrial applications for hydrogen speak at the first H2Tech Solutions, a virtual conference held by Gulf Energy Information’s H2Tech.

Registration Open for Oil & Gas Pipeline Leak Detection 2021 Virtual Congress

Senior leads of Operations, EHS and Pipeline/Asset Integrity experts will detail how they find and implement the right mix of leak detection and pipeline monitoring technologies during a virtual congress June 28 through 30.

Offshore Technology Conference Names New Executive Director

Leigh Ann Runyan, CMP, will take over as executive director of the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in mid-April. She replaces Stephen Graham, who is retiring.

PTC Goes Virtual with Record Event Attendance

A total of 861 conference delegates from 64 different countries attended the online version of the 16th Pipeline Technology Conference, held March 15-18. Two-thirds of the participants came from pipeline operators around the world.

Hundreds Attend Successful Virtual Pipeline Opportunities Conference

Hundreds of pipeline industry professionals attended the 17th Annual Pipeline Opportunities Conference online Tuesday to learn about pressing issues and new developments within the industry.

17th Annual Pipeline Opportunities Conference Slated for Tuesday

Almost 600 pipeline industry professionals are slated to attend the 17th annual Pipeline Opportunities Conference, which will be held virtually this year, and there is still time to register to attend.

Early Registration Open for 23rd World Petroleum Congress

Early bird registration for the 23rd World Petroleum Congress is now open and available through April 30th.

World Petroleum Congress on Track One Year Out

With slightly less than one year to go until the opening day, momentum continues to build behind the 23rd World Petroleum Congress (WPC), which looks set to continue into 2021.

23rd World Petroleum Congress On Track One Year Out

With last weekend marking one year to go until the opening day, momentum continues to build behind the 23rd World Petroleum Congress in Houston, according to the 23rd World Petroleum Congress Organizing Committee.

Pipeline Opportunities Conference Focuses on Business, Industry Success

The 16th annual Pipeline Opportunities Conference (POC) took a cautionary tone during the early spread of coronavirus, but despite the uncertainty about industry impact, experts offered guidance throughout the event on practical approaches to a myriad of known challenges and opportunities in the months ahead.

CERAWeek Energy Conference in Houston Canceled Over Coronavirus Worries

Coronavirus concerns prompted organizers on Sunday to cancel one of the world's most prestigious gatherings of oil ministers and top executives from the energy and financial industries scheduled for this month in Houston.

IPLOCA to Expand Scholarship Offerings

Steven Sumner, Vice President Global Equipment Lincoln Electric and Board Member of the International Pipeline and Offshore Contractors Association (IPLOCA), announced an expanded scholarship program for the association at the 53rd Annual Meeting of IPLOCA in Bangkok this week.

IPLOCA Awards Announced in Bangkok

At the 53rd Annual Convention of the International Pipeline and Offshore Contractors Association in Bangkok, the winners of the association’s Health and Safety Award and Corporate Social Responsibility Award were announced.

IPLOCA Opens 53rd Annual Meeting

The International Pipeline and Offshore Contractors Association (IPLOCA) opened its 53rd Annual Convention in Bangkok today. IPLOCA President John Tikkanen of Shawcor welcomed delegates to the weeks full schedule of presentations, committee reports, awards, and cultural tours.

Energy Drone & Robotics Summit '19: AI can help build the energy operations of tomorrow

Pipeline & Gas Journal was on hand for the two day Energy Drone & Robotics Summit at the Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel in The Woodlands, Texas. The summit brings together over 1,000 energy and engineering experts in the drones, robotics and AI industries.

POC Shifts Back Toward Pipeline Industry Basics

By Pipeline & Gas Journal The panel on transporting LNG in the U.S., featuring Andrew Biar, president of Strategic Public Affairs; Kevin Ewing, partner at Bracewell; Guy Nicholls, director of Maritime Operations at Cheniere; Lance Goodwin, vice presid..

Spring Conference Season in Full Gear

Joe Hollier, Editor While attending the Pipeline Technical Conference in Berlin, Germany, last month, I came across multiple new innovations designed to improve or protect the pipeline industry, and a few projects that are making a big splash in that part of the world. One large project became of..

NACE President Looks to Bolster Corrosion Education

NACE International’s president for 2018, Jeffrey Didas, discusses corrosion education and other issues of importance to the organization in its 75th anniversary year.

GITA, Pipeline & Gas Journal Launch Annual Technology Conference

Gulf Energy Information's Pipeline & Gas Journal and the Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA) announced they will produce the Pipeline Technology Forum, including the 27th GITA Oil and Gas Pipeline Conference, Oct. 16-17 in Houston.