Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (14 October 2015) –Advanced registration for OTC Brasil 2015, one of the most important events of the oil and gas industry worldwide, is still available. Professionals interested in participating have until 20 October to take advantage of the early bird registration rates.
The conference is organized by the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) and the Brazilian Institute of Oil, Gas and Biofuels (IBP). It will be held 27–29 October at Riocentro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
OTC Brasil 2015 continues its tradition of excellence offering advanced technology programs, solutions for challenges, and networking opportunities for the deep and ultra deepwater offshore sector in Brazil. It also offers contributions to social programs in Brazil.
With the theme “The Atlantic: from East to West – An Ocean of Innovation,” the conference – in its third edition – will gather E&P executives and industry experts from 24 countries to participate in a robust technical program: 39 technical sessions, 12 panels and four thematic luncheons. It will also have an exhibition area with more than 150 companies and organizations from 16 countries.
The event will have several new features this year. For the first time, it will present Distinguished Achievement Awards and Spotlight on New Technology sm Award in Brazil, both traditional industry acknowledgments. The first award will recognize Antônio Carlos Capeleiro Pinto, a Petrobras engineer, for individual achievement and the company Subsea7, for Buoy Supporting Risers (BSR) Project.
The Spotlight Award goes to FMC Technologies for the company’s Shape Memory Alloy Fittings in Subsea Equipment. OTC Brasil 2015 will also hold University R&D Showcase, a space for universities to share with attendees their relevant projects for the industry.
During the conference, leaders of AMSE, ASCE, SBGf, SEG and SPE, international and Brazilian professional societies, will gather on Leadership Summit to present their perspectives on how to foster greater collaboration between these societies.
Event: OTC Brasil 2015
Venue: Riocentro Convention and Exhibition Center (Av. Salvador Allende, 6555 – Barra da Tijuca – Rio de Janeiro)
Date: October 27–29 October 2015.
About the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC)
Founded in 1969, OTC brings together industry leaders and professionals from more than 130 countries. Its large international participation provides excellent opportunities for global sharing of technology, expertise, products, and best practices. OTC’s flagship conference is held annually in Houston. OTC has expanded technically and globally with the Artic Technology Conference (ATC), OTC Brasil, and OTC Asia. Learn more at www.otcnet.org.
About the Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP)
Founded in 1957, IBP is a private, non-profit organization focused on promoting the development of the Brazilian oil, gas and biofuels industry in a competitive, sustainable, ethical and socially responsible environment. Today, IBP congregates more than 220 associated companies and professionals, and it is recognized as an important industry representative for its technical knowledge and fostering the debate of big industry issues. Organizer of the main oil & gas shows in Brazil, such as Rio Oil & Gas and OTC Brasil, IBP also develops technical courses and it is also responsible for standardization, certification of inspection services and technical publications. Learn more at www.ibp.org.br.
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