Iraq’s Most Established Oil & Gas Event

Proudly Shaping Iraq’s Oil & Gas Industry for over 10 Years:

  • Unrivalled: Ministerial keynote session with the top energy decision makers in Iraq
  • Unique: Meet the great delegation from the Federal Ministry of Oil
  • Timely: Where Iraq’s 2017 energy expansion plans will be revealed
  • Topical: With announcements from IOCs operating in Iraq and in key oil clusters in Basra, Maysan and other parts of Iraq
  • Finance: See funding options for Iraq’s energy expansion in the light of low oil prices
  • Security: Get the latest updates from Government and Security Companies working in the region


Why Attend the 2017 Conference:

  • Get the outline of Iraq’s Ministry of Oil new strategy on how Iraq is dealing with the current challenges in the market and plan your strategy accordingly
  • Hear the latest from Iraq’s Ministry of Oil executives on the negotiations with the IOCs on the new terms
  • Meet & network with key decision makers from IOCs
  • Identify new opportunities and find potential joint ventures
  • Meet regional decision makers and understand the shifts in geo-strategic power balances
  • Demonstrate your commitment to operating in Iraq


2016 Conference Highlights


Held in London between 23-25 of May 2016, the 10th edition of the Iraq Petroleum Conference was a great success, welcoming over 200 senior oil and gas industry leaders gathered from across the globe. The event had very high representation from the Iraqi Government, Kurdistan Regional Government, the Federal Iraqi Parliament and Basra Governorate. Iraq Ministries represented included: Iraq Ministry of Oil, Iraq Ministry of Electricity, Iraq Ministry of Industry and Iraqi National Security Advisory.

  • H.E. Mohammed Sahib Al DarajiMinister of Industry & Minerals, Federal Government of Iraq’s keynote presentation and the senior delegation representing the Iraqi Government at the Iraq Petroleum 2016
  • Dr Falah AlamriDirector General of SOMO – Iraq’s Governor for OPEC representing the Iraqi Ministry of Oil at the CWC Iraq Petroleum 2016
  • Participation from honorable Iraqi MPs including: MP Arez Abdullah, chairman of the oil and gas committee; MP Dr Mowaffak Al Rubaie
  • The UK Government was represented by MP Andrea Leadsom, Minister of State at the Department of Energy & Climate Change, UK Government
  • Last year has been a difficult time period for Iraq’s oil and gas industry, yet Iraq’s output has seen new records
  • Speakers and presentations highlighted that Iraq has the energy the world needs, the challenge is getting it to the market infrastructure
  • Iraq’s Petrochemical plans: The discussion led by H.E. Minister of Industry & Minerals emphasised that sustainability will remain the driving force behind the demand for petrochemicals
  • CWC’s Iraq Petroleum 2017 will take place 22-23 May 2017 in London, UK

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