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11

Mar 2021

GhipCon 2021

Positioning Africa’s Petroleum Downstream for AfCFTA

GhIPCON 2021 is under the theme “Positioning Africa’s Petroleum Downstream for AfCFTA”. It will focus on the readiness of Africa’s petroleum downstream and how policy will be positioned to ensure a smooth transition under AfCFTA.

Schedule

 
  • 9:30 am – 9:35 am

    Opening Remarks

  • 9:35 am – 9:45 am

    Welcome Address

    Chief Executive, NPA

  • 9:45 am – 9:55 am

    Messages from our sponsors

  • 9:55 am – 10:10 am

    Choreography

  •  H.E Wamkele Mene 10:10 am – 10:30 am
    H.E Wamkele Mene

    Keynote Address

    AfCFTA and the future of trade in Africa: Implications for Africa’s downstream

  • 10:30 am – 11:10 am

    Panel Discussions on Keynote Address

  • 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

    Break

  • 1:05 pm – 2:35 pm

    Panel Discussion

    Leveraging AfCFTA to build a self-reliant Africa: Repositioning refining and supply chain

  • 2:35 pm

    Networking & Departure

  • 9 am – 9:15 am

    Welcome and Recap of Day 1

    MC

  • 9:15 am – 10:15 am

    Technical Presentation by S & P Platts

    Covid-19: the present and future of downstream petroleum – A global and African perspective; Overcoming potential barriers towards the implementation of AfCFTA

  • 10:20 am – 11:50 am

    Panel Discussion

    Harmonizing Downstream regulation in the era of AfCFTA: Myth or Need?

  • 11:55 am – 12:55 pm

    Technical Presentation

    Argus Media

  • 12:55 pm – 1:30 pm

    Wrap up Listing of Action Points, etc.

Meet our Speakers

 

Networking

The Virtual GhipCon 2021 is expected to host up to 2,000 participants

International Audience

This year's conference will feature major global and regional corporates with interest in Africa.

Critical Insights

GhIPCON 2021 will provide critical insights into market shifts and policies occasioned by AfCFTA.

Why Attend GhipCon 2021

GhIPCON 2021 will provide critical insights into market shifts and policies occasioned by AfCFTA, which makes Africa the world’s largest free trade area.

The Virtual GhIPCON 2021 is expected to host up to 2,000 people including businesspeople and major global and regional corporates with interest in Africa.

GhipCon 2021

The fourth edition of GhIPCON is virtual and is organized by the Ghana Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors (CBOD) under the auspices of the Ministry of Energy in partnership with the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) and the Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMCs)

GhIPCON 2021 comes off on the 10th and 11th of March is expected to have over 1,000 participants across Africa and the world.

GhIPCON 2021 is under the theme “Positioning Africa’s Petroleum Downstream for AfCFTA”. It will focus on the readiness of Africa’s petroleum downstream and how policy will be positioned to ensure a smooth transition under AfCFTA.

About GhipCon

The Ghana International Petroleum Conference (GhIPCON) is Ghana’s foremost Petroleum Downstream Conference where policy makers, industry operatives and experts converge to deliberate on issues of policy and operations as well as share ideas and experiences.

GhIPCON is designed to actively bring to the fore the petroleum industry’s perspective and guidance on issues of governmental and regulatory policy as well as best practices for the advancement of the industry, not only in Ghana but across the sub-region and beyond.

Previous editions have had physical participants from all over Africa as well as the UK, France, and the UAE in attendance.

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