In recognition of the importance of the oil and gas industry and the recently announced local content Presidential Decree; AECIPA will mark Angola Energy Month during December, featuring a series of webinars culminating in the three-day virtual Angola Oil and Gas Services and Technology Conference

The initiative will be held under the high patronage of the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Petroleum, Angola with the virtual Angola Oil and Gas Service and Technology Conference being officially opened by H.E. ENG. José Barroso, Secretary of State for Oil and Gas, Angola. 

The Presidential Decree 271/20, approves a new legal regime for local content in Angola’s oil and gas sector, strongly encouraging the acquisition of national goods and services and the replacement of expatriates by Angolan workers. H.E. President João Lourenço stated that the decree will aid in wealth creation and the promotion of economic diversification in Angola as well as promote participation in the oil sector from commercial companies owned by Angolan citizens. 

In line with this announcement and in recognition of Angola’s celebration of 45 years’ of independence and oil and gas success; Angola Energy Month will feature two free to attend webinars for audiences across Angola and the international community and the Angola Oil and Gas Service and Technology Virtual Conference (AOTC) later in the month. 
Over 500 senior oil and gas executives are expected to participate in the events

View the links below to learn more and to register for the 2020 webinars, preceding the main conference 15-17 December 2020

Angola Energy Month Webinars 2021

Overview of the Angola Oil and Gas Service Sector

02 December 2020, 14:00 UTC+1

Challenges and opportunities for oil and gas post Covid-19

08 December, 14:00 UTC+1