The ADIPEC 2021 conference programmes provided both strategic and technical insights as more than 160 leading Ministers, CEOs, policy makers and influencers debated and shared their insights on the latest developments that shape the industry across the strategic programme and over 1,000 technical experts from around the world delivered 160 sessions across four days of business-critical knowledge-exchange. ADIPEC 2022 conference will be announced soon.
A Roadmap to the Emerging Global Energy Ecosystem
The ADIPEC 2021 Strategic Conference took place at a crucial time for the energy industry as it convened to take stock of the outcomes of COP26 and move conversations into practicalities. Through a series of ministerial panels, leadership interviews and debates, strategic panel sessions, keynote addresses and live sessions, ministers, industry leaders, experts, influencers, and disruptors convened to shed light on emerging energy sector trends, dynamics and outlook.
Focusing on four major themes, including new market dynamics in a changing energy world; fueling the future; building the energy company of the future; and transformational technologies, the Strategic Conference provided the opportunity for stakeholders to work together to adjust to shape the strategic and policy environment for the energy industry.
Unlocking a Decarbonised Future For Offshore and Marine
The global maritime community convened at the ADIPEC 2021 Offshore and Marine Conference to explore the critical enablers of decarbonizing the industry and identify the strategies and solutions for the offshore and maritime sector to remain resilient and competitive. The Conference drove the conversations needed to ensure the industry is ready to unlock a decarbonised future, attract the large-scale investments needed to fuel transformative change, enable business growth, capture market opportunities, and embrace the pivotal role of technology and digitalisation in enabling offshore and marine industry growth.
Building a Resilient and Sustainable Energy Industry
The ADIPEC 2021 Forum for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion hosted global discussions highlighting priorities for improving diversity, equity and inclusion in the energy sector.
Taking the conversation beyond gender stereotypes and focusing on the role of equity and what that means for the industry, international experts shared their insights into the structural inequalities that the industry is facing and helped develop a roadmap for supporting organisations in creating equitable solutions that attract and retain talent, building a resilient and sustainable energy industry.
Transforming The Future of Global Manufacturing
Introduced at ADIPEC 2021, the Smart Manufacturing Conference provided a unique platform to help set the agenda for the next successful phase of growth in the energy and manufacturing industries. Acting as a bridge between energy, manufacturing and the high-tech sectors, ADIPEC continues to strengthen its position as a critical convening point for the manufacturing industry to gain insights into the challenges and opportunities for manufacturing in the drive for a net-zero carbon economy.
Creating Real Value Through Technical Expertise
Organised by the Society of Petroleum Engineers, the ADIPEC Technical Conference welcomed attendees across 133 technical conference sessions and 6 panel sessions across 16 categories, covering a wide range of technical insights that inspired ideas, overcame challenges, created new value and highlighted innovation and partnerships required to ensure future operational and technical resilience in the energy industry.
Supporting Downstream Business Growth in a New Era
The ADIPEC Downstream Technical Conference will offer the opportunity for industry leaders, experts, and decision makers to uncover the most pertinent market updates, forge new partnerships and promote cutting-edge technologies that will support downstream business growth in the era of lower carbon energy.The ADIPEC 2021 Downstream Technical Conference provided a platform for industry leaders, experts, and decision-makers to explore opportunities towards a reinforced downstream future. Hosting 11 downstream technical sessions, five of them new in 2021, the Conference drove the conversation on downstream topics that play a key role in supporting energy companies to remain resilient and future-ready with up-to-date innovation, latest marketing trends and enhanced downstream content.
The global maritime industry is vital for sustaining international relations and trade, and the IMO has given us clear targets to achieve the decarbonizing of our operations. Short-term solutions are having an interesting impact and providing us with significant results. As we move towards meeting the IMO’s requirements, these strategic insights will accelerate the industry’s ambitious long-term goals.
CAPTAIN ABDULKAREEM AL MASABI
ADNOC Logistics and Services
While we have seen progress in this century for the inclusion of women and other marginalised communities, the goal of giving every human being free, equitable chances in life remains elusive.
New York University Abu Dhabi
We believe that advanced technology and sustainability go hand in hand, and it is this philosophy which underpins the Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology’s transition to Industry 4.0. Meeting here on the eve of the UAE’s golden jubilee, and as we look back on the remarkable achievements of the last 50 years, I cannot overstate the importance of the UAE, and ADIPEC 2021, in shaping the global oil and gas sector.
HER EXCELLENCY SARAH BINT YOUSIF AL AMIRI
Minister of State for Advanced Technology
United Arab Emirates
ADIPEC 2021 is the most successful conference because of the professionalism and the great network it offers.
Total Refining & Chemicals for Africa, Middle East and Asia and Managing Director for Africa.
The Downstream Technical Conference has evolved to be a core session at ADIPEC 2021, attracting more participation from all over the world.
DR AHMAD SALEM
SVP Commercial & Business Development