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23-26 April 2019 • Moscow • Crocus Expo

RPGC | Rising Power of Global Cooperation Congress

23 - 25 April 2019

Russia• Moscow • Crocus Expo

As the global oil and gas market transforms, technological change accelerates, and competition in the energy sector becomes fiercer, we gather senior managers from leading Russian and international companies, government representatives, global experts, technical specialists and oil and gas equipment producers.

We ask them one thing – what needs to be done at this moment to ensure future sustainable development for the oil and gas industry?

The Russian Petroleum and Gas Congress (RPGC) has taken place in Moscow since 1992.

In 2019, over 100 speakers from around the world will participate in the event, held as part of the business event programme of the MIOGE oil and gas exhibition.


RPGC offers:

More networking

  • Delegates of RPGC have an exclusive chance to network face-to-face with senior managers of oil and gas companies, representatives from government and science, start-ups, influential investors and leading journalists.
  • RPCG’s specialised networking events include coffee breaks, champagne receptions, and a Gala Dinner.


  • What will drive the Russian and global oil and gas market?
  • Which projects are in the plans of Russia’s oil and gas companies?
  • The latest information on tenders and equipment needs

Professional development

  • Discover real-world examples of how oil and gas companies have introduced advanced technologies in their day-to-day operations
  • Put questions to global experts in exploration, production, transportation and refining
  • Share knowledge and experience
  • Discover career opportunities


The RPGC Programme:

Day 1: The investment climate in the Russian oil and gas sector. Current status and future prospects for Russia’s main oil and gas projects

  • International investment in Russian oil and gas in a time of increased U.S. and EU sanctions on Russia

Invited speakers include: representatives from the Government of the Russian Federation (Ministry of Energy, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Foreign Affairs), directors of Russian and international business associations (Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Russia, AEB)

  • Current main areas in field development projects (on and offshore)

Invited participants include: Gazprom OJSC, Gazprom Neft OJSC, Novatek OJSC

  • Current status and main development areas for new advanced production projects: LNG, oil and gas refining and petrochemistry

Invited participants include: SIBUR JSC, Gazprom Neft OJSC, Novatek OJSC, OMZ, Gazprom OJSC

Day 2: Main areas for enhancing management efficiency in the oil and gas industry

  • Advanced technologies and R&D – main development areas
  • Digitalisation in oil and gas – a strategy to improve investment appeal by enhancing management efficiency
  • Import substitution in oil and gas – a development driver for Russia’s engineering sector

Invited participants include: Gazprom Neft OJSC, Lukoil OJSC, SIBUR JSC, Wintershall Russia

Day 3: Education and careers in oil and gas: Young People’s Day

Invited participants include: Council for Professional Qualifications in the Oil and Gas Sector, Tatneft OJSC, Gazprom Neft Shelf JSC, RN-Komsomolskiy NPZ JSC