The Offshore Energy Conference 2014 featured an extensive conference program offering a platform for discussing key topics and solutions for the offshore community. The two day program consisted of C-level panels, technical sessions, master classes and meetings of industry organizations. Speakers and delegates from all levels representing the entire upstream value chain gathered to share knowledge, discuss ideas and network.


Information on the Offshore Energy Conference 2015 will follow.


Why attend?

  • Extensive conference program
  • Discuss key topics and solutions for the offshore community
  • Meet speakers and delegates representing the entire upstream value chain
  • Share knowledge
  • Networking opportunities



Features Offshore Energy Conference 2014




Technical Sessions (€75,- per session)

In line with this year’s crosscutting theme – The future is in the water – the technical sessions cover the following topics:

North Sea E&P: New game on an old playing field

Extending asset life: Offshore maintenance services
Subsea processing
Regulations for ‘industrial personnel’ on board offshore service vessels
Offshore vessels: Market update
Developments in wave and tidal energy
Well plugging and abandonment

Mexican petroleum industry reforms


C-level Panels

In three high caliber panels captains of industry addressed strategic challenges:

• Industry Panel, discussed issues affecting the industry as a whole
• Drilling & Dollars Panel, brought together oil & gas financials
• Human Capital Panel, investigated one of the biggest challenges of our time: how to deal with the big crew change.



Master Classes

The Master Classes brought together masters and young talents in the offshore oil, gas and energy industry for an informal exchange of ideas and experiences, both technical and non-technical.



Co-located Event: Offshore WIND Installation and Maintenance Conference

The Offshore WIND Installation and Maintenance Conference addressed the technical, operational, commercial and managerial challenges associated with future industry growth. The fifth annual conference brought a comprehensive overview of wind farm developments, cost reducing innovations and education and employment initiatives.
Read more about the Offshore WIND Installation and Maintenance Conference.


Contracting in the offshore industry - Recent developments  (€75,- per session)

This seminar is chaired and moderated by Nigel Margetson of Margetson Van ‘t Zelfde & Co and consists of four workshops.  In each workshop the speaker will discuss an important recent development that is of significant importance for parties that contract in the offshore energy industry. The seminar will be of interest to commercial managers, business developers , lawyers, risk and insurance managers and any others who are involved or interested in contracts in the offshore energy industry. At the end of each workshop there will be an opportunity for questions and discussion.


This seminar is organized by the Dutch Offshore Academy, with the corporation of IABLLC, Margetson Van ‘t Zelfde Lawyers, Intramar Insurances and Stephenson Harwood Solicitors. It is  powered by the Development Agency Noord-Holland Noord and the Port of Den Helder.


Read more about the 4 workshops.


Sponsorship opportunities

The Offshore Energy Conference offers a number of profile-enhancing promotional opportunities that can help you make the most of your Offshore Energy participation. We have a number of solutions to choose from which will suit your company’s needs and budget.
Please visit our sponsorship page for an overview of all conference sponsorship opportunities or request our Sponsorship Brochure.



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