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April 19th & 20th, 2010

Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel

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Chicago, Illinois 60601 USA

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April 29, 2010 (2:30pm - 7:30pm)
DePaul University, Board Room 1601
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Chicago, Illinois 60604

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Nigeria Oil & Gas 2008 (NOG8), 18-21 February, 2008

"The leading event on the Nigerian Oil & Gas industry calendar"
- H.E Dr Edmund Daukoru, Former Honorable Minister of Energy

Sponsors include:

  • Shell
  • Total
  • ExxonMobil
  • Chevron
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Citi Bank
  • Nigeria LNG
  • Halliburton
  • BG Group
  • Gazprom Netherlands
  • ADDAX Petroleum
  • 4Gas
  • Oando
  • Brass LNG
  • Julius Berger
  • Willbros
  • Saipem
  • ERHC Energy
  • Intels
  • Orlean Invest
  • Diamond Bank
  • Cheniere
  • Heerema
  • PLC
  • Babalakin & Co
  • FCM
  • Covenant International
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • KNOC
  • First Bank
  • UAB
  • Control Risks
  • Schneider Electric Nigeria Limited
  • Global Oceon Engineers (Nigeria) Limited
  • Oceanic Bank
  • EnvironQuest
  • Sterling Bank
  • Virgin Nigeria

The NNPC and CWC invite you to be part of largest event on the Nigerian Oil & Gas industry calendar - Nigeria Oil & Gas 2008 (NOG8), 18-21 February. This unrivalled event, now in its 8th year, is the ultimate meeting place for senior decision makers from government and industry organisations.

  • H.E. H Odein Ajumogobia (SAN), Honourable Minister of State for Energy-Petroleum
  • H.E. Olatunde Emmanuel Odusina , Honourable Minister of State Energy-Gas
  • H.E. Hajia Fatima Balarabe Ibrahim, Honourable Minister of State Energy-Power
  • Tony Chukwueke , Director, Department of Petroleum Resources.
  • H.E. Dr Rilwanu Lukman, Honorary Advisor on Energy and Strategic Matters to the President of Nigeria
  • Dr Emmanuel Egbogah P.Eng, OON, Special Advisor to the President on Petroleum Matters
  • Eng. Abubakar Lawal Yar'Adua , Acting Group Managing Director, NNPC
  • Chief Sena Anthony , Co-ordinator, Corporate Secretariat and Legal Division and Secretary to the Corporation, NNPC
  • M.S. Barkindo , Co-ordinator Special Projects,NNPC
  • Basil Omiyi, Managing Director Country Chairman, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria
  • John Chaplin, Lead Country Manager, EXXONMOBIL Nigeria
  • Fred Nelson, Chairman and Managing Director, Chevron Nigeria
  • Femi Odumabo, General Manager, Policy, Government & Public Affairs, Chevron Nigeria


Growing from the success of last year's event, NOG8 is held with the full support of the Ministry of Energy and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The event will come at a crucial time for the new administration and industry experts to discuss the pressing issues that will shape the future of Nigeria's energy industry.


Spectacular Opening Ceremony & 2 Day Conference

  • Over 45 top level speakers, 35 sponsors, 40 presentations and key panel discussions
  • Governmental keynote addresse
  • The largest oil and gas exhibition in Nigeria's history
  • Valuable learning experience and unparalleled networking opportunities
  • Cocktail reception & stunning cultural show with Nigerian music and dancing

Special Focus Day On Gas (20th Feb)

  • Ministers and key companies with discuss the vital role of gas in Nigeria's economic transformation
  • Special attention to the balance between export and domestic power generation

Niger Delta Session

  • Dynamic session on an issue that is vital to the progress of Nigeria
  • Led by John Simpson, Author, Journalist and BBC World Affairs Editor
  • Lively debate focusing on sustainable solutions for the delta

NOG8 Exhibition

  • The largest Oil & Gas exhibition in Nigeria's history with over 140 companies involved
  • Platform for the industry leaders to showcase their products and services under one roof over four days

Nigeria Content Seminar

  • With over 250 delegates in attendance, this seminar has now become a fundamental and truly dynamic part of the Nigeria Oil & Gas (NOG8) event.

The Nigeria Oil & Gas (NOG) Conference is a sell out each year with over 500 delegates involved. We therefore strongly recommend early registration to avoid disappointment.