The National Oil and Gas Forum and Neftegaz in 2021
On 26–29 April 2021, Moscow hosted Neftegaz 2021, the 20th jubilee International Trade Fair alongside the National Oil and Gas Forum hold in the Expocentre Central Exhibition Complex.
Exposed to global challenges and trends in the oil and gas industry, the focus of the domestic trade agenda attention today is digitisation of key production processes, import substitution and localisation, staff transformation and the human role in the age of robotisation, ensuring industrial safety in Fuel & Energy Complex companies, gas sector and LNG development, oil refinery modernisation, statutory regulation system development, prospecting for new fields, oil and gas engineering high technology product export potential, technological partnerships and new opportunities for international cooperation in the context of geopolitical constraints as well as research and technology base development. These very topics have been the key topics of the National Oil and Gas Forum and Neftegaz 2021.
The Forum was focussed towards covering a wide range of current issues, to which end the programme envisages different formats of communication between the participants: round table discussions, foresight sessions, working seminars, technological conferences, and panel discussions.
Neftegaz is the biggest trade fair in Russia and is among the top ten major global oil and gas trade fairs every year confirming its reputation of an effective professional platform for entering into contracts, business communication, sharing experiences and information on new technologies and state-of-the-art equipment for the oil and gas industry. Over 500 companies from 24 countries take part in the trade fair work.
Concurrent holding of the National Oil and Gas Forum and Neftegaz is a synergy creating one of the biggest trade demonstration and communication platforms comprising both years long rich history of the oil and gas industry development, and innovative solutions aimed at ensuring continuous economic growth within the industry.
Every year, over 20,000 visitors and delegates attend the trade fair and forum events, they include representatives of branch ministries and agencies, top managers of oil and gas and engineering companies, expert opinion leaders of industry unions and associations, key analysts of the financial sector and consulting companies as well as major media news reporters.