RIO OIL & GAS 2016

The leading oil and gas event in Latin America is organized every two years by the Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP). This year’s edition explored a brand new cross-platform format, with updated program and content for the exhibition, conference and parallel events.

 

WHEN

24-27 OCTOBER, 2016

EXHIBITION: 12h -20h

CONFERENCE: 9h -18h30

 

WHERE

RIOCENTRO BUSINESS CONVENTION

SALVADOR ALLENDE, 6555

BARRA DA TIJUCA – RIO DE JANEIRO – RJ- Brazil

 

LANGUAGE

Portuguese and English, with simultaneous translation

 

 

LAST EDITION FIGURES:

22

COUNTRIES

34,200

VISITORS

3,920

DELEGATES

540

EXHIBITORS

CONFERENCE

The motto chosen for Rio Oil & Gas this year was “Pathways to a Competitive Oil Industry”. The debates provided in the technical program covered Upstream, Downstream, Gas and Energy, Governance, Sustainability, SMS, Compliance and Geopolitics.

 

AUTHOR’S AREA

Click here and check out the list of approved papers. Learn more on the agenda of digital and oral presentations.

AWARDS

Learn more about Honorable Mentions
and other IBP’s Awards

Parallel Events

Besides the Conference, the WPC Future Leaders Forum and the Asphalt Meeting, Rio Oil & Gas promoted parallel events in which key issues for the industry were discussed: Compliance, Knowledge, Engineering, Onshore, Sustainability and Technology.

  • YOUNG LEADERS GLOBAL MEETING

    24-27 OCT
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  • ENCONTRO DE ASFALTO

    26-27 OCT
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  • PARALLEL EVENTS

    TOPICS IN DISCUSSION
    Debates and presentations on topics and industry’s areas inside the exhibition

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Agenda

Browse the conference technical program, find out the themes for each day of time and set up your grid for the event. Over 100 hundred distinguished speakers are confirmed, more than 700 technical papers selected. Discover also the parallel events highlight.

  • Get updated on new trends according to industry's experts and leaders

  • Be part of debates on specific issues of your area

  • Check out IBP’s awarded initiatives and celebrities

Speakers

The 18th edition of Rio Oil & Gas gathered over 100 speakers from 22 countries around the world, promoting relevant debates in the oil and gas industry. Check out:

Danny Hart

Danny Hart

General Manager

Company:

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation

He is responsible for the company activities in Brazil, Colombia, Mexico and the Gulf of Mexico. The engineer was a member of the sanctioning team for the Independence Hub project in 2005 and has served as the general manager since 2013. He has 21 years of experience with Anadarko Petroleum, with half of that time in deep water development. Hart has served at Anadarko in multiple capacities including General Manager US Onshore, Exploration Manager, South America Development and Investor Relations Manager. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Petroleum Engineering from Texas Tech University.

Eirik Waerness

Eirik Waerness

Senior Vice President and Chief Economist

Company:

Statoil

The economist has a broad experience on government, academics and private sector companies. In the period 2010-2013 he served as member of the Executive Board of the Central Bank of Norway. From 2014, he is a member of World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of Oil & Gas, and also serves as Chief Expert Advisor for WEF’s work on Energy Architecture Performance Index. His experience includes different positions in the Norwegian Ministry of Finance, Total E&P Norway, Pöyry Management Consulting/Econ Centre for Economic Analysis, in addition to Statoil.

João Laudo de Camargo

João Laudo de Camargo

Rio de Janeiro General Coordinator

Company:

IBGC

Bachelor’s Degree in Law Pontificia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro – PUC-Rio (1977), and Master Degree in Comparative Law George Washington University (1979).


João Laudo was a partner at the law firm Laudo de Camargo Advogados, municipal attorney of the Municipality of Rio de Janeiro, Commissioner of the Brazilian Securities Commission (CVM) and General Counsel at BNDES Participações S/A (BNDESPAR),


Senior Partner of Bocater, Camargo, Costa e Silva, Rodrigues Advogados, a retired attorney of the State of Rio de Janeiro and General Coordinator of the Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance -- Rio de Janeiro Branch.

Sylvia Anjos

Sylvia Anjos

General Manager of Geology Applied to Exploration

Company:

PETROBRAS/E&P-EXP/GEO

Sylvia Anjos graduated in Geology from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in 1978 . In 1979 started working at PETROBRAS as onsite geologist. Obtained her master degree from the University of Illinois in 1984 and her PHd in 1987. Coordinated XRD, SEM and petrology laboratories of Petrobras research Center for 10 years. In 1999 started her managerial career being the manager of the Sedimentology and petrophysics group,and the Stratigraphy and Biostratigraphy group of PETROBRAS Research Center (CENPES). In 2005 moved to the Exploration department as manager of the Petroleum System Modeling Group. Since 2006, she is the General Manager of Geology applied to Exploration. She was the president of the Brazilian Association of Petroleum geologist- ABGP from 2009- 2013. In 2015 was nominated vice-president of the Latin America session of AAPG.

Jeff Farr

Jeff Farr

Commercial/Technical Advisor

Company:

ExxonMobil

Jeff Farr graduated with degrees in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering from UC Irvine and UC Berkeley before joining ExxonMobil. He has held Reservoir Engineering, Development Planning, and Supervisor assignments for fields in Alaska, Canada, Chad, Equatorial Guinea, and Texas as well as Upstream Ventures responsibilities for North Africa and Eastern Mediterranean. Jeff participated in several reserve negotiations and development of new field contracts before accepting his current position with global responsibilities for Unitizations and Equity Redeterminations.
Outside of ExxonMobil, Jeff has been Chairman and Treasurer of the Society Petroleum Engineers Alaska Section and Director for Grace Christian School Board. He and his wife, Laura, have been married for 28 years and have three kids and one grandchild.