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Argentine shale industry leaders to meet for high-level summit

30 January 2015 [13:12] - TODAY.AZ

/By AzerNews/

By Sara Rajabova

Argentine shale gas leaders, government ministers and industry stakeholders will gather in Buenos Aires in May 2015 to discuss the future of shale gas exploration at the Argentina Shale Gas and Oil Summit 2015.

The A-SGOS 2015 is a two-day conference and exhibition that takes place at the Sheraton Buenos Aires Hotel on May 18–19. It will serve as a platform to invigorate Argentine shale gas exploration.

The event will explore current and future possibilities for the Argentine shale gas industry, bringing together senior government officials and technical experts with operators and license holders.

Day one will focus upon the future of shale in Argentina, navigating the regulatory landscape, operator experience and understanding the geomechanics of Argentine shale. Day two will consider managing environmental impacts, public engagement, maximizing investment opportunities, supply chain management and how to cover the skills gap in Argentina.

The conference will incorporate numerous case studies covering existing experience within the Argentine shale gas sector, with particular attention being paid to technological innovation within the industry.

A-SGOS 2015 will also feature a two-day exhibition attended by market-leaders within the Shale Gas sector. The exhibition is an opportunity for international companies to showcase their products or services towards current or potential clients and provide opportunities for further general networking.

Keynote speakers include: Julio Ledesma, Commercial Lead, Argentina Shell Upstream Americas, Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Maximilliano Hardie, Argentina Venture Lead & Operations Manager, Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Juan Cruz Díaz, Managing Director, Cefeidas Group, Pablo Lumerman, Community-Company-Government Conflict Mediator, Access, Frank McGann, Managing Director Latin America Economics, Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research

For more information on attending, sponsoring and exhibiting at A-SGOS 2015, please visit the website at


Callum Flynn

A-SGOS 2015 Delegate Sales and Sponsorship Contact

[email protected],

+44 (0)203 131 0048


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