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26-27 September 2016
Radisson Dubai Deira Creek,

The Most Valuable Commercial Insights & Best Networking Experience In The Middle East

100+ Offshore Industry Professionals - 2 Days - 1 Unmissable Networking Experience

Commercial and Regional Insights
  • Global market forecasts and upcoming opportunities – updates on current activity, and evaluating the market’s next move.
  • How to do business in Iran – exclusive advisory board provides feedback on entering and operating in the Iranian market.
  • Survival-orientated financial guidance – considering your financial options, restructuring for growth and aligning business strategy for survival.
  • Legal working group – overcoming legal challenges including renegotiation of contracts, early terminations, and ensuring payment on time.
Technically Orientated Feedback
  • Practical options for older tonnage - cost-benefit analysis for scrapping, layups, and other uses for older vessels.
  • Vessel-specific operational insights – overcoming practical challenges, improving operational efficiency, ensuring long term project work, increasing vessel flexibility plus feedback on OSVs, subsea and accommodation vessels.
  • Upcoming technology and vessel trends – evaluating cost-effective vessel technologies, improving project efficiency, and reducing OPEX.
  • Safety and crew competency – ensuring higher safety standards, and matching crew skill sets to contract requirements.
Speaker Line-Up Includes
  • Florent Kirchoff, SWIRE PACIFIC OFFSHORE
  • Benjamin Dineshkar, DNV GL
  • Mirza Adal, PLATTS

Who Will You Meet in Dubai?

Meet, learn and network with 100+ offshore industry professionals
40% VIP
VIP companies make up 40% of our delegation
hours of dedicated networking with peers and potential clients

The Offshore Vessel Connect Networking Experience

Benefit from 12+ hours of innovative networking and interactive features to ensure you meet the people that matter to you.

New event and networking features - including a network development lunch, a larger exhibition area, panels, discussion groups and an Iran specific advisory board.

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Attend For Free As A VIP

Oil and gas companies and shipowners attend our events for free as VIPs. Apply for a VIP place to take advantage of our unrivalled opportunities.

40% VIP Attendance In 2015

VIP companies that attended last year include Swire Pacific Offshore, ZADCO, Halul Offshore Services, SeaBird Exploration, Aries Offshore, Stanford Marine, P&P, Hercules Offshore, Wintemar, Caspian Offshore Construction, ABC Maritime, Topaz Marine, Miclyn Express Offshore and more…

Online Networking System

Providing pre and post-event networking functionalities.

Radisson Dubai, Deira Creek, Dubai

Room Rates

Single Occupancy: AED385 net per night inclusive of 10% taxes, service charge and AED 15 TD fee

Double Occupancy: AED455 net per night inclusive of 10% taxes, service charge and AED 15 TD fee

The room rates are per room per night inclusive of buffet breakfast and wifi access.

These rates are subject to availability at the time of booking and will no longer be available after the 25th August 2016.

Booking Method

To make your booking please email or fax 04 -223 7615 quoting Informa Offshore Middle East Conference. 

Ensure to include your check in and out dates, guest name, contact information and your credit card details to secure the booking with the hotel. 

You will receive a confirmation of your booking via email directly from the hotel.


Reservations can be cancelled free of charge prior to the 25th August. 

After this date there will be a 50% charge applied and cancellation after 8th September will result in 100% cancellation fee. 

Any cancellations are to be communicated directly to the hotel.

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