5-8 October 2011
The 19th Kazakhstan international exhibition «Oil and Gas - KIOGE 2011» was opened in Almaty. The exhibition occupies five pavilions of the Kazakh Centre of Business «Atakent» and demonstrates 450 companies from 25 countries. Germany, Italy, Canada, China, France and Russia submitted their national stands. Close to giant national oil and gas companies JSC NC «KazMunayGas», Kazakh company «Tengizshevroil», the Chinese national petroleum company (CNPC) and Malaysian oil and gas company PETRONAS – was performed the Center for Sets Completion TECHINVEST LTD.
During the exhibition was organized a conference KIOGE-2011 which involved 750 participants. There were provided 40 spokesmen for 9 sessions and "round table».
At the open briefing the Minister of oil and gas of Kazakhstan Mr. Sauat Mynbayev had a speech.
Event managers are Kazakh Exhibition Company ITECA and International Group of Exhibition Companies ITE (Gr.Br.) accompanied with partners from Russia, Germany, Turkey, China, Poland and UAE. Official support provided by the Ministry of Oil and Gas of the Republic of Kazakhstan, JSC NC «KazMunaiGas», KAZENERGY Association, Administration of Almaty city and Diplomatic Campus of the participating countries.
Graham Coombs - the head of Department of Oil and Gas Projects of the ITE Group Plc. noted that the exhibition has increased in compare with the previous year. Several companies were taking part in it for the first time and number of national groups has expanded as number of an outhouse stands.