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Basra Mega Projects
Oil, Gas & Environment

29–30 October 2019
Istanbul, Turkey

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Thank you for attending the Basra Megaprojects Conference

Held under the high patronage of the Governorate of Basra, the Basra Council and Basra Oil Company, the Basra Megaprojects Conference – Oil, Gas & Environment took place from 9 – 10 October in Istanbul, Turkey.

As the leading platform driving new commercial opportunities for Iraq’s oil and gas megaprojects, the conference showcased the latest technology and environmental solutions which will increase project efficiency and help build a sustainable future for Iraq’s economic capital.

Now in its fifth edition, the Conference brought together local Government officials with industry stakeholders from across the oil and gas value chain to secure new deals, identify solutions and take advantage of exclusive networking opportunities to help deliver your business objectives in the Basra region.

We look forward to meeting you again in 2019 in Istanbul, Turkey.

2018 speakers included:

H.E. Asaad Abdulamir Abdulghafar Al – Idan - Governor of Basra - Federal Government of IraqH.E. Asaad Abdulamir Abdulghafar Al – IdanGovernor of BasraFederal Government of Iraq
H.E. Kameran Ali Hassan - Deputy Minister of Environment - Ministry of Environment, Federal Government of IraqH.E. Kameran Ali HassanDeputy Minister of EnvironmentMinistry of Environment, Federal Government of Iraq
H.E. Engineer Mohammed Al Tamimi -  First Deputy Governor of Basra - Governorate of Basra, Federal Government of IraqH.E. Engineer Mohammed Al Tamimi First Deputy Governor of BasraGovernorate of Basra, Federal Government of Iraq
Ihsan Abduljabbar Ismaael Al – Saade - Director General of the Basra Oil Company - Ministry of Oil, Federal Government of IraqIhsan Abduljabbar Ismaael Al – SaadeDirector General of the Basra Oil CompanyMinistry of Oil, Federal Government of Iraq
Engineer Husam Hussein Weli - Director General - South Refineries, Ministry of Oil, Federal Government of IraqEngineer Husam Hussein WeliDirector GeneralSouth Refineries, Ministry of Oil, Federal Government of Iraq

Kevin J. Kveton, Ph.D - Director, Iraq Exploration & Business Development - Chevron Europe, Eurasia & Middle East Exploration & Production Kevin J. Kveton, Ph.DDirector, Iraq Exploration & Business DevelopmentChevron Europe, Eurasia & Middle East Exploration & Production
Zaid Elyaseri - Country Manager - BP IraqZaid ElyaseriCountry ManagerBP Iraq
Dr. Mark Wharton - Development & JV Manager Shell Iraq - Shell, Iraq, Shell EP International Ltd.Dr. Mark WhartonDevelopment & JV Manager Shell IraqShell, Iraq, Shell EP International Ltd.
Yaroslav Okulov - Financial Director - LUKOIL Mid - East Ltd.Yaroslav OkulovFinancial DirectorLUKOIL Mid - East Ltd.
Abd Malik Jaffar - Iraq Country Chairman - Petronas Carigali Iraq Holding B.V. Abd Malik JaffarIraq Country ChairmanPetronas Carigali Iraq Holding B.V.

Watch the Video by UNESCO on Iraq Water Projects

Unesco - Water for Iraq

Watch the video by UNESCO in association with the Head of the Delegation of the European Union to find out about water issues in Iraq.

Innovation in water projects is key for Iraq with the growing pressures and the challenges that Iraq is facing nowadays; Iraq needs to ensure that water quality and environment standards whilst ensuring the sustainability of this resource.

Discover innovative technologies and solutions for Basra's megaprojects


The conference will focus on upstream, midstream and downstream megaprojects, including:

  • Oil, gas and refining processes
  • Petrochemicals
  • Power generation
  • Water supply and sanitation services
  • Environmental issues

Benefits of attending Who will I meet? Current megaprojects

Bringing together leading businesses to share solutions for a sustainable future

This exciting new environmental initiative, supported by the Ministry of Oil and Basra Oil Company, will be launched this year as part of the Basra Megaprojects Conference to highlight the importance of integrating the latest technology and environmental solutions for these project developments. The Conference will look at the environmental issues in Iraq, how they can be solved, the changing face of Basra’s environmental regulatory framework and promising megaprojects that will contribute to a sustainable future for Iraq.

Find out more Discover environmental solutions

Meet delegates from the entire oil and gas value chain

You will be able to meet with influential members of the government, industry stakeholders, buyers and sellers – ensuring that you meet the right people for your business.


With thanks to our 2018 industry support:

2018 Sponsors

With active support & participation from:

Unlock the vast potential of Basra’s energy sector

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 Basra@thecwcgroup.com

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