The 22nd Kazakhstan International Oil & Gas Conference - KIOGE 2014 was held on 1 - 2 October 2014 at the «Intercontinental Hotel –The Ankara» in Almaty.
The 22nd Kazakhstan International Oil & Gas Conference - KIOGE 2014 was held on 1 - 2 October 2014 at the «Intercontinental Hotel - The Ankara» in Almaty, which brought together above 400 companies from 23 countries of the world. Kurmangazy Talzhanov, Managing Partner of the Kazakhstani offices, took part on behalf of the International Law Firm Integrites. The event was organized by Kazakhstani Exhibition Company Iteca, and its partner, International Company ITE Group Plc (UK), with official support of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, JSC "National Company "KazMunaiGas", the Union of Suppliers of the Republic “KazService”, Almaty city administration and a number of diplomatic missions.
Conference KIOGE is one of the largest events in the oil and gas industry of Kazakhstan and the Caspian region. Every year, KIOGE brings together around 600 exhibiting companies from 30 countries of the world, the largest Kazakhstani and international companies that are world leaders in the oil and gas market and occupy leading positions in the Caspian region and Central Asia. Thousands representatives of science, production and management of all oil, oil refining, petrochemical and gas industries, oil transportation, ecologists, representatives of humanitarian and social organizations, and government agencies discuss current problems and exchange practical experience. Since its inception, Exhibition and Conference KIOGE is supported by the Ministry of Oil and Gas of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty City Administration, JSC "National Company" KazMunaiGas ", Union Service Companies of Kazakhstan and the annual participation of the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the diplomatic missions of the participating countries.
The main objective of KIOGE - make a unique platform where will meet professionals of oil and gas industry to discuss and analyze trends of oil and gas market of Kazakhstan and the Caspian region - has been achieved.
On the event of this year, the national teams were from Germany, Italy, Canada, China, Malaysia, and the first time of this year - Austria.
Among the delegates of the conference, there were representatives of large companies such as Agip KCO, BNP Paribas, Deloitte, Fluor, NCOC, Schlumberger, Tengizchevroil, KazMunaiGas, KMG Kashagan B.V., KazTransOil and many others.
Conference KIOGE provided an excellent opportunity for participants to meet with key representatives of oil and gas market, establish new contacts, conduct productive meetings with partners, discuss most vital issues and share experience.