Symposium on Pathways to Reduce Corbon Emissions in Petroleum Downstream Industries


The General Secretariat of the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC), in collaboration with the Ministry of Energy- the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Japan Cooperation Center for Petroleum and Sustainable Energy (JCCP), is organizing a symposium titled “Pathways To Reduce Carbon Emissions in The Petroleum Downstream Industries”.  The event will take place on  25-26 June 2024, at Crowne Plaza Riyadh Palace - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Symposium Objectives

The symposium aims to explore potential strategies for reducing carbon dioxide emissions within the refining and petrochemical industries, while also examining the efforts of  OAPEC Member Countries in the field of petroleum downstream industries.

The Main topics

  • Utilizing the latest technologies to enhance carbon emissions reduction.
  • Challenges facing the expansion of decarbonization technologies.
  • The role of carbon capture and usage technologies in hydrogen economies.
  • The Role   of sustainable Fuel Production in reducing emissions.
  • Initiatives and efforts of the OAPEC Member Countries in reducing carbon emissions, success stories, and case studies of carbon reduction projects

General Information

  • The official language of the symposium is English.
  • Symposium fees: free of charge
  • Candidates are responsible for the travel, accommodation, and visa expenses
  • The deadline for accepting nominations is June 12th 2024   
  • Please send names as they appear in the passport, email, and mobile number, and job title.
  • Candidates requiring a visa, are requested to provide a copy of their passport and personal photo with a white background.