KOGS has been at the forefront of the oil & gas business in Kuwait since 2015, with each edition being supported by a steering committee chaired by Kuwait Petroleum Corporation and subsidiaries.

Together with committee representatives from NOCs, IOCs, service providers and academia they ensure that the event is focused on today’s issues.

Message from Programme Chairperson

Farida Ali Abdullah

Farida Ali Abdullah

Dear Colleagues,

I am honoured to serve as the Programme Chairperson for the 4th edition of the SPE Kuwait Oil & Gas Show and Conference, KOGS 2019, the flagship event of Kuwait in oil and gas. Join us from 13-16 October 2019 for what is one of the most vibrant events in the energy sector.

This new edition of KOGS has a compelling theme, New Energy Transition: Delivering Value Through Collaboration and Capability, and is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait. The KOGS 2019 Chairperson is Hashem S. Hashem, Chief Executive Officer of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC).

Since its inception, and in the past seven years, KOGS has grown to be a national, regional and international reference, creating a strong and much-anticipated platform for the discovery and exchange of the latest advances and accomplishments of Kuwait, the Middle East and the main global players of our industry.

The KOGS 2019 Programme Committee are currently seeking your paper proposals to be part of this great success.

We anticipate that the new edition of KOGS will include:

  • 150+ technical presentations covering all SPE technical disciplines
  • Technical seminars to expand and share critical knowledge
  • Special events to support the growth of young professionals, students, and experienced leaders
  • An exhibition with 180+ companies
  • A gala dinner framing an outstanding international network

KOGS 2019 will provide a remarkable opportunity to enhance your technical expertise, expand your professional network, and learn about the major challenges, emerging technologies and key achievements in the energy sector.

I warmly encourage you to participate as an attendee, an author, or as an exhibitor. Come to Kuwait, and celebrate our profession by sharing your knowledge and contributions to our industry.

Kuwait Oil CompanyFarida Ali Abdullah
Programme Chairperson
Manager Reservoir Management
Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)

Show theme announced:New Energy Transition: Delivering Value Through Collaboration and Capability»