“The oil and gas industry in Mexico is poised for substantial growth,” says Sandy Basler, vice-president of events at AtComedia, the company that has been organizing PECOM since 1994. As new opportunities within the oil and gas industry are emerging in the country with the upcoming energy reform, some conferences and meetings are vital tools for business in Mexico; such as PECOM, an annual exhibition and conference hosted in Villahermosa, the “Oil Capital of Mexico”.
Over 120 companies in the industry, from five different countries – Mexico, US, Canada, U.K., and the Czech Republic – will be featuring keynotes and special sessions in eight conference tracks. This summit will provide with vital information by bringing together leaders, strategies, skills and technologies. Having local access to over 30,000 PEMEX engineers, managers and personnel in close proximity to the four PEMEX sub-directors’ offices, PECOM will provide a diverse and informative agenda including government entities, Operators, and Service Companies.
Keynote speakers go from: Marco Bernal – Deputy at Mexico Energy Commission – Oscar Roldan – Director General of Comisión Nacional de Hidrocarburos – Rogelio López Velarde – Attorney at López Velarde, Heftye y Soria – Neil Brown –Senior Staff, United States Senat – and Herick López – Senior Auditor, API.
Some of the technical Focus Areas for the this year E&P Conference topics are: For Exploration: Geology of México Fields, Geophysical Challenges & Opportunities and Shallow & Deepwater Developments. For Drilling: Shale oil & gas, Different types of Drilling, Control Room Efficiencies, and Safety features, among other topics. For Production Technology: Field Development, Reservoir Management, Increased & Enhanced Recovery Methods, Technological Advances Installations, Waste Water Management, and Pipelines and Heavy Oil. For Health & Safety: GoM Regulatory Changes, API Environmental Mandates, and Emission reducing projects. For Renewable Energy: Utility Integration, Wind, Solar/PV, Hydro, Biomass / Biofuels, Geothermal, Renewable Portfolio Standards, and Green Power Programs. For Fuels: Coal, Natural, Gas, Fuel Oil, Supply/Pricing, and many others.
PECOM offers a great opportunity for interaction among leaders and key stakeholders of the Mexican oil and gas industry in Mexico. It has become one of the most important summits of the sector and offers exposure for participating companies.
Mexico Oil and Gas Review is pleased to be participating as an exhibitor in this year´s PECOM. Please come visit us at stand no. 1113.