Oil and gas leaders converge on Adelaide
In May, Adelaide welcomed delegates to Australian oil and gas industry’s premier annual event, the 2018 Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association Conference and Exhibition.
An event highlight was the breakfast for industry and government leaders, hosted by SA Mining and Energy Minister Daniel van Holst Pellekaan, who updated the audience about the new Liberal Government’s strategies.
After the breakfast, the Minister visited the exhibition booths of selected South Australian service companies and the Australian School of Petroleum.
Industry Capability Network, SA (part of the Department for Industry and Skills) collaborated with the Department of Energy and Mining for a combined South Australian stand.
ICN SA Manager Industry Participation, Bettina Venner played host at the stand, which showcased the South Australian Government’s petroleum exploration and investment opportunities as well CAPS Australia, Naval Group, Nitschke Energy, Nobles, TAFE SA’s Onshore Petroleum Centre of Excellence Training Facility at Tonsley and the Industry Capability Network (ICN).
About the companies featured at the SA stand:
During the conference, the South Australian Government also hosted a tour for delegates to Tonsley to view the Drill Core Reference Library, TAFE SA’s Onshore Petroleum Centre of Excellence training facility and the Tonsley Innovation district.