Basra Oil, Gas & Infrastructure Conference

The International Gateway to Iraq's Economic Capital

Dates: 30-31 October 2017
Hilton Habtoor Grand, Beirut, Lebanon

Access All of Basra's Industries

Basra - Oil, Gas Power and Petrochemicals
Basra - Infrastructure and Construction
Basra - Transport and Logistics
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View the 2017 Programme Covering All of Basra's Multiple Industries


The 2017 Basra Oil, Gas & Infrastructure brings you an comprehensive Programme covering Basra’s multiple industries. Take a look at the Programme for:

  • Distinguished Speakers
  • Networking Functions
  • Session by session breakdown of topics

This year, you can identify which industry sectors are covered in each Session with these 3 symbols

Oil, Gas, Power & Petrochemicals
Infrastructure & Construction
Transport & Logistics


The Leading International Conference for Basra’s Industries

Held under the high patronage of the Basra Governorate, the Basra Council and Basra’s Oil Company, the Basra Oil, Gas & Infrastructure Conference is recognised as the only international meeting driving opportunities for all of Basra’s multiple industries.

A unique platform to meet and do business with over 200 government officials, project stakeholders and buyers and suppliers working in the South of Iraq.

Exciting Features for the 2017 Event Include:


Explore the expanding energy projects in the South of Iraq

Access the South Of Iraq’s growing infrastructure market

Find transport and logistics solutions for your business

Procurement Breakout Sessions:
Learn how to win current project tenders for your business

Business Matchmaking: Tell us who you’d like to meet and we will introduce you!

Increased Regional Cooperation: Interact with representatives from Maysan and Nasriya Province


Delivering High-Level Industry Meetings for 4 Years

Now in its fourth edition, the Conference is renowned for gathering key Government representatives with industry stakeholders to hear the latest project updates, discover new investment opportunities and take part in exclusive networking focused on driving business forward in Iraq’s economic capital.

Enhance your participation at the conference with the new features for 2017 including the interactive Procurement Sessions and an exclusive list of projects offering new tenders and updates.

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With Thanks to Our Industry Supporters:

2017 Sponsors

  • Shell
  • GardaWorld
  • Byblos Bank
  • RSK

Meet Basra's Industry Leaders Under One Roof

H.E. Cesar Abi Khalil - Minister of Energy & Water Resources - Lebanese RepublicH.E. Cesar Abi KhalilMinister of Energy & Water ResourcesLebanese Republic
H.E. Thamir Ghadhban - Former Oil Minster & Advisor to Iraq’s PM  - Federal Government of IraqH.E. Thamir GhadhbanFormer Oil Minster & Advisor to Iraq’s PM Federal Government of Iraq
HE Engineer Mohammed Al Tamimi -  First Deputy Governor of Basra - Governorate of Basra, Federal Government of IraqHE Engineer Mohammed Al Tamimi First Deputy Governor of BasraGovernorate of Basra, Federal Government of Iraq
MP Dr Mowaffak al Rubaie - MP & Iraq Former National Security Advisor - Federal Parliament of Iraq MP Dr Mowaffak al RubaieMP & Iraq Former National Security AdvisorFederal Parliament of Iraq
MP Zaher Al Abadi - Member of the Parliament - Federal Parliament of IraqMP Zaher Al AbadiMember of the ParliamentFederal Parliament of Iraq
Mohammed Hashem - Director General of Electricity Distribution - Ministry of Electricity, Federal Government of IraqMohammed HashemDirector General of Electricity DistributionMinistry of Electricity, Federal Government of Iraq
Salah Mahdi Abdulah - Director General's Assistant for Administration - Basra Oil Company, Ministry of Oil, Federal Government of IraqSalah Mahdi AbdulahDirector General's Assistant for AdministrationBasra Oil Company, Ministry of Oil, Federal Government of Iraq
Captain Adnan Mohsin Badr Al Waheed - Deputy Director General for Iraq Terminals - Ministry of Transportation, Federal Government of IraqCaptain Adnan Mohsin Badr Al WaheedDeputy Director General for Iraq TerminalsMinistry of Transportation, Federal Government of Iraq

The Leading International Platform to Access All of Basra’s Industries


“I would like to present my thanks and appreciation to the Basra Government and Basra Council, […] to the CWC group for their outstanding efforts in the organization of this Conference and my thanks and appreciation goes to the sponsoring companies and to the participants. The Ministry of Oil will always be supporters of this Conference that serves our Basra Province.”

“The Conference of Basra Oil, Gas and Infrastructure was a very good opportunity for decision makers, legislators, professionals, investors and contractors to gather face to face to share ideas and information and boost relations in order to rebuild and develop Basra,the richest oil city in the world. Many thanks to the Sponsors and CWC, the organizer of the conference”

H.E. Jabbar Al Liabi
Minister of Oil
Federal Government of Iraq

Eng. Salah Hasani
Deputy Head of Projects Division
Basra Oil Company, Ministry of Oil, Federal Government of Iraq

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Get Involved in the 2017 Conference – Contact Us Today!

For Programme & Speaker enquiries, please contact Nawar Abdulhadi on +44 20 7978 0093

For Sponsorship & Attending enquiries, please contact Phillip Clarke on +44 20 7978 0056

or email

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