4th Edition Advanced Project Management for the Oil & Gas Industry

Rethinking Capital Project Performance for the 21st Century and Addressing Risks by Mitigating Threats while Maximizing Opportunities

Date: 9th - 11th September 2014
Location: London, United Kingdom
Venue: Hotel Verta 

For Sponsorship Opportunities contact:
Marko Salas, Business Development Director

Key Learning Benefits

  • Explore the nature of high performance projects in the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Apply Systems Thinking to optimize large-scale capital projects
  • Understand how agile and waterfall project methods can be combined for greater project success
  • Develop servant leadership capabilities to transform project teams
  • Understand how to effectively communicate and collaborate in dynamic project teams
  • Effectively manage and lead capital projects for high performance
  • Learn how to use new coaching and mentoring approaches to improve project performance
  • Explore the latest challenges in managing complex projects
  • Identify ways on how to maximize profitability and improve project efficiency with effective risk management strategy
  • Understand how to effectively manage stakeholder complexity
  • Identify latest tools and techniques to enhance project delivery
  • Develop new capabilities for overcoming project uncertainty and complexity
  • Develop critical decisions impacting cost and schedule throughout the project cycle

Conference Focus

This exclusive BIS forum will showcase analytical insights into how industry leaders are optimizing their performance by reviewing causes of failure, defining vital relationships and effective risk allocation. With a two day intimate forum followed by half a day workshop, joining together key industry professionals to discuss, brainstorm, share experience and partake in exclusive networking sessions in flexible and dynamic platform – together shaping the future of the market.

Project management plays a crucial role in the success of oil & gas industry, the complexity and scale of projects in the oil &gas industry present significant risks to project participants and stakeholders and delivering complex large scale projects on time, within budget and to high quality are core requirements for those operating in the industry. Major projects too frequently suffer distress in the form of contract and project mismanagement, cost and time overruns, performance failings and ensuing disputes between project participants. With projects being under constant growing global scrutiny, the need for soundly structured and well managed projects is greater than ever. As the industry continues to become more complex and competitive, the necessity for robust project management has never been more important. Companies need to ensure that they are adopting contracting strategies that can deal with the dynamism and complexity of today’s markets. Therefore, it is vital to be constantly looking forward and searching for even better project management tools, which will fit the best to your next oil & gas capital project. Technical skills are being recognized as one of the minimal requirements for a project manager. The need for excellent interpersonal, or soft skills, are essential requisites for success.

This Advanced Project Management forum will bring together decision makers and leading professionals from all over the world who are highly involved in management of oil & gas projects, and who will together look for solutions of optimal capital project performance, search enhanced opportunities and mitigate project threats, whilst shaping the future of the market. This conference will equip delegates from oil & gas industry with the skills and knowledge to deliver successful projects within budget, to deadline and of sound business value. The conference topics are tailored to highlight the unique needs of the oil & gas industry.

Who should attend the conference

VPs, Directors,Heads, Managers, Coordinators of

  • Projects
  • Portfolio
  • Planning
  • Project Management Office
  • Project Execution
  • Project Control
  • Mega/Major projects
  • Contract
  • Procurement
  • Engineering
  • Construction
  • Operations
  • Business Development
  • Cost Estimation
  • Capital Investment
  • Risk Management


  • Oil & Gas Operators
  • Oil & Gas Subcontractors and Contractors
  • Associations and Academics
  • Technology and Software Providers

Send us your feedback

If you have any questions, comments, suggestions to pass along to us, please contact:

Ivana Vachnova
Marketing Executive