WPC Leadership 2019 Highlights

WPC Leadership 2019 Highlights

The World Petroleum Council (WPC) was pleased to present the second WPC Leadership Conference on Responsibility, Cooperation and Sustainability, held in Mumbai, India in February 2019. The 2019 Edition of the WPC Leadership Conference Featured:


Through responsible actions and close cooperation with all stakeholders the oil and gas industry were able to contribute to sustainable solutions. The World Petroleum Council has brought together industry leaders to discuss and demonstrate best available technology and practices in order to minimize impacts and risks to the people and environments where we operate around the world. By highlighting the industry’s global strategies, over 40 speakers endeavoured to demonstrate how we can contribute to raising the standards across the sector.

Some of the high level speakers were:

  • Tor Fjaeran: President, World Petroleum Council (WPC)
  • Dr. R.K Malhotra: Director General, Federation of Indian Petroleum Industry
  • Dr. Sun Xiansheng: Secretary General, International Energy Forum (IEF)
  • Mr. Jeff Shellebarger: President, North America E&P, Chevron
  • Mr. Abhishek Deshpande: Head Global Oil Market Research and Strategy, J.P. Morgan
  • Mr. SSV Ramakumar: Director (R&D) , Indian Oil Corporation (HQ)
  • Mr. Jim Herbertson: Technical Director, IPIECA


Conference Outline

With global population projected to grow to nearly ten billion by 2050 energy demand continues to rise. All energy sources will be needed to provide affordable, reliable and modern energy services for everyone. The oil and gas sector is at the forefront of creating sustainable energy solutions, reducing energy emissions and increasing energy efficiency. Cooperation between all stakeholders is key to achieving a successful energy transition to a low-carbon future. At this event we have been looking at how the oil and gas industry is responding to these challenges and leading the way in sharing best practices, engaging local communities and raising standards across its operations in order to ensure smarter, safer and sustainable access to energy for all.

Key themes

1.     Engaging Energy Poverty

2.     Energy Transitions

3.     Industry responses to Climate Change

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