WHY BALKANS PETROLEUM?

Where The Business World Meets

  • Transadriatic Pipeline; connecting Asia with Europe
  • Albania’s Gas Masterplan is changing Albania’s midstream and downstream potential
  • Over 20 oil companies already invested in Exploration projects
  • Onshore and offshore Blocks available
  • Proven hydrocarbon potential
  • Recent success stories in Western Balkans

Who we are

Balkans Petroleum team is renowned for providing excellent networking opportunities to meet with Ministers and key decision makers in Balkans’ oil and gas industry. With informal and relaxed networking functions, the Conference is the ideal place to meet new contacts and develop your oil and gas business in the Balkans.

Letter from the Organisers

Balkans is the most hydrocarbon-prolific yet under-explored region in Europe. Since 2012, our team has been working closely with all Balkan Ministries of Energy and related Government Bodies to help them promote their Hydrocarbon potential; from licensing rounds, to providing them with the right Operator partner.
We are the best experts in arranging powerful Business Networking meetings and we work hand-in-hand with private companies to introduce them to their targeted potential partners.
Join Balkans Petroleum to:
  • find out first-hand what current and future exploration and production opportunities are for your company
  • secure meetings with the Balkans Governments and Operating oil majors
  • discover who is else is interested in the region

 

Looking forward to seeing you there,
Chryssa Tsouraki   Sonia Athineou

Who's Speaking?

Nikolina Lukačić Petrović

Nikolina Lukačić Petrović

Director E&P Business Analysis

INA

Vladan Dubljevic

Vladan Dubljevic

Executive Director

Montenegrin Hydrocarbon Administration

Corneliu Condrea

Corneliu Condrea

Petroleum Director

Ministry of Energy, Romania

Yannis  Bassias

Yannis Bassias

Chairman

Hellenic Hydrocarbon Resources Management SA

Colin Hutchinson

Colin Hutchinson

CEO

Ascent Resources

Agostino Maccagni

Agostino Maccagni

Managing Director, Montenegro

ENI

Victor Tushaj

Victor Tushaj

Executive Director

AKBN - Natural Resources Agency of Albania

Dritan Spahiu

Dritan Spahiu

Director

Albpetrol

Nick Fretwell

Nick Fretwell

VP Greece, Bulgaria, France and Italy

TOTAL Exploration and Production

Tonje P. Gormley

Tonje P. Gormley

Partner

Arntzen De Besche

Yannis Grigoriou

Yannis Grigoriou

E&P General Manager

Hellenic Petroleum

Spyros Bellas

Spyros Bellas

Vice President

Hellenic Hydrocarbon Resources Management SA

Ilia Gjermani

Ilia Gjermani

Director of Petroleum Department

Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy, Albania

James Efstathiou

James Efstathiou

Exploration Director

Energean Oil & Gas

Per Helge Semb

Per Helge Semb

Manager Europe

PGS

Nikos Farantouris

Nikos Farantouris

Head of Legal

DEPA

Costin Neagu

Costin Neagu

Executive Director

Petroleum Club of Romania

MILICA ZORIC

MILICA ZORIC

Head of Geology and Mining Division

Ministry of Energy, Serbia

SNEZANA RISTIC

SNEZANA RISTIC

Head of Oil and Gas

Ministry of Energy, Serbia

Erlet Shaqe

Erlet Shaqe

Chairman

Albania Energy Association

HAZIM HRVATOVIĆ

HAZIM HRVATOVIĆ

Director, Institute for Geology

Federal Ministry of Energy, Bosnia - Herzegovina

Florina Sora

Florina Sora

Senior Advisor

NAMR

Marco Serazzi

Marco Serazzi

Exploration Manager - Croatia and Montenegro

Eni

George Maghiran

George Maghiran

PR Director

Petroleum Club of Romania

Mircea Aurel Nita

Mircea Aurel Nita

Head of Communications and Public Relations

CONPET, Romania

MICHALIS VERRIOPOULOS

MICHALIS VERRIOPOULOS

Secretary General For Energy and Mineral Resources

Ministry of Environment and Energy, Greece

ADRIAN BYLYKU

ADRIAN BYLYKU

Hydrocarbons Director

AKBN

Our Event Sponsors

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Why Sponsor?

The committed Balkans Petroleum team is recognised as leaders in bringing together the meeting place for Balkans’ oil and gas industry leaders. If your company is looking to develop and expand business prospects, the event provides excellent branding and hosting opportunities. The team behind Balkans Petroleum has vast experience bringing you the best platform for both Balkan and international oil players to meet, liaise, do deals and expand their networks – why not join them today?

Join the most relevant oil and gas event focusing exclusively on the oil and gas potential of the Balkan countries.

The event will feature presentations from all Balkan Governments, including Ministries of Energy, Hydrocarbon and Licensing Authorities as well as IOCs to highlight Upstream and Midstream opportunities within the region.
For the first time ever, you will have the opportunity to watch live interviews and fireside chats with Government Bodies and country-focused Round Tables

Showcase your company’s latest products and activities

With our tailor-made packages you can:
  • Highlight your position as a key player
  • Reinforce your commitment to the Balkans industry
  • Generate new business leads and contacts
  • Get prime exposure to senior decision makers and Government officials

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