world petroleum congress logo23rd World Petroleum Congress
6-10 December 2020, Houston


The triennial World Petroleum Congress is the largest international petroleum congress and attracts the highest level industry and government leaders, including Heads of State and C-Suite, from around the globe. Historically, the Congress has drawn delegates from over 100 countries, including 500+ CEOs, 80 Government Delegations, 700+ Speakers, 500+ media, and more.

Experience a rich, high quality technical agenda. Foster more business connections, and discover a welcoming, diverse and vibrant city in Houston. Enjoy a walkable Congress, with hotels located within walking distance of the WPC venue. Spend more time connecting and less in transit.

The expected high attendance, estimated at 10,000 delegates, and the largest exhibition space in WPC history, provide opportunities for increased exposure for exhibitors, sponsors and speakers. The Congress expects to attract thought-leader speakers and innovative topics reflected in the Congress theme “Innovative Energy Solutions” and fuelled by the advanced technologies and major energy companies located in the United States and in Houston.

The UK will be represented at the Congress in numerous sessions as moderators and speakers. The UK Committee will hold a session at the Congress to discuss findings from its Expert Workshop Energy investment and innovation - Strategic challenges for an industry in transition. If you would like to become involved, please contact: Marta Kozlowska, Development Director, Energy Institute e: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.