ABOUT THE CONFERENCE
The fourth edition of the Oil & Gas Regional Conference ARPEL 2015 will take place from April 7 to 9, 2015, at the Conrad Hotel in Punta del Este, Uruguay. This conference is preceded by three successful similar events held in 2009, 2011 and 2013.
The Conference seeks to analyze the scenario in which the industry operates, deepen into the challenges and opportunities faced to meet the energy needs of the Latin American and Caribbean region, discuss strategic and emerging sustainability issues, and share experiences, lessons learned, best practices and solutions that ensure the continuous improvement in the sector's management as well as operational, environmental, social and economic performance.
THE ONLY OIL EVENT TRULY LATINAMERICAN
ARPEL, the Regional Association of Oil, Gas and Biofuels Sector Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean <www.arpel.org>, is an international organization with 50 years of existence. Its members include national and international oil companies, as well as companies providing technology, goods and services to the industry value chain, representing over 90% of the upstream and downstream activities in the region. As such, ARPEL´s events stand out for their broad scope and truly regional call.
INTERACT WITH TOP EXECUTIVES AND OFFICIALS
ARPEL Conference is an ideal event for relations, exchange of knowledge and experiences in the region, seeking synergies and business development in the sector. The 2011 and 2013 editions of the Conference gathered more than 400 top executives and officials of the industry. In this occasion, emphasizing will continue on attracting top executives and officials responsible for decision-making in the oil and gas sector in the region.
“COOPERATION AND INNOVATION TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENT”
The motto of the Conference ARPEL 2015 seeks to encourage the exchange of ideas and proposals of solutions and concrete actions in order to strengthen the responsible leadership in the corporate governance as a key mechanism for the transformation of oil companies into energy companies, as well as maximize the sector´s contribution to sustainable energy development in the region.
A NURTURED AND INNOVATIVE PROGRAM WITH MOST AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION
The Conference program covers a wide range of topics, challenges and opportunities of great interest for the industry, and includes well-known national and international speakers. There have been introduced a number of innovations designed to increase audience participation, such as the Interactive survey sessions and the simultaneous group workshops.