Heavy Oil World returns in 2011 as the premier forum for business and technical leadership for the commercial production of heavy oil in the Middle East.
As light crude reserves start to decline, the strategic importance of heavy oil is increasing. NOCs and IOCs are increasingly starting to understand that investment in heavy oil today is critical to profiting from future demand.
The Heavy Oil World 2011 conference provides the opportunity to get an up-to-date view on developments in the heavy oil industry, with speakers and panelists from NOCs and IOCs from across the major OPEC countries.
The key speakers include:
KC Yeung, Manager Oil Sands Technology, Husky Energy; Mr Eulogio del Pino, Vice President E&P, PDVSA; Mr Jaime Cuadros, Geology Manager, Mansrovar Energy and Mr Zhang Fhenjiu,Deputy Chief Engineer, China National Offshore Oil Corporation.
The key topics covered at Heavy Oil World 2011 will include:
• Commercial production and reserve potential of heavy oil
• Commercialising heavy oil
• Global technology advances and assessment
• Increasing oil recovery through modern production techniques
• Thermal recovery methods
Heavy Oil World 2011 provides the latest projects and opportunities for the commercial development of heavy oil.