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Accelerate Oil & Gas 2013 hits Rio

12th February 2013

Major energy and business event Accelerate Oil & Gas 2013 to take place in Rio on 21-22 May 2013

Accelerate Oil & Gas 2013 hits Rio
Accelerate Oil & Gas will bring together local and foreign investors

The 2nd edition of Accelerate Oil & Gas, The Brazilian Oil & Gas Development and Investment Expo-Forum is scheduled to take place at the Windsor Barra Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, on 21-22 May, 2013.

Accelerate Oil & Gas is widely supported by the Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (MIDC); the Government State of Rio de Janeiro; the Secretary of Economic Development, Energy, Industry and Trade (SEDEIS); as well as national and international trade and industry associations including chambers of commerce representing various countries. 

Accelerate Oil & Gas will bring together local and foreign investors and The Brazilian Oil & Gas Development and Investment Expo-Forum will host the program “Meeting Manager”- the tool which allows registered attendees to pre-schedule private meetings through an online platform with their most suitable counterparts.

In addition to the participation of the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency, several internationally recognised organisations will also be present. Apex Brasil, UK Trade & Investment (UK), Aberdeen City Council (Scotland), Austrian Business International (Austria), Australian Trade Commission (Australia) and French Oil & Gas Supplier Council (France) will be coming to Brazil with their delegations seeking for new businesses, partners and joint ventures, as well as opportunities to invest in the national oil and gas sector.  

Exclusive roundtable networking sessions organised in conjunction with the Brazilian Association of Industrial Engineering (ABEMI) and Brazil's Micro and Small Business Support Service (SEBRAE), featuring buyers from Petrobras and other leading operators and EPC companies, including: Camargo Correa, Estaleiro Atlantico Sul, Galvão Engenharia, Grupo Egesa, IESA Óleo e Gás, Jaraguá Equipamentos, Mendes Júnior, Odebrecht, Paranasa, Poyry, Promon, Queiroz Galvao, Technip and UTC Engenharia.

IBP will host a workshop, featuring anchors from Petrobras, Shell and Queiroz Galvão, focussing on the 11th-round pre-zalt tenders (the first tender since December 2008), which will take place one week before Accelerate Oil & Gas 2013.

Special discount airfares from TAM Airlines – take advantage of discounted fares uniquely available to registered attendees of Accelerate Oil & Gas 2013. * Institutional partners and media should provide their member codes to obtain 15% discount on registration.

Discount code: OGT1213


For more details and to register, visit: or click here to register