The WPC is dedicated to the promotion of sustainable management and use of the world’s oil, gas and other energy resources for the benefit of all.

WPC’s 65 member countries represent over 96% of the world’s oil and gas consumption and production.

Theme for the 22nd WPC in Istanbul, 9-13 July 2017 – Bridges to our Energy Future.

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Global Gender Study

Women in industry small imageWPC & BCG - present the results of the largest global gender study on women in the oil & gas industry. More >>


Drop v2WPC presents 'Journey of the Drop 2017' a collaboration with ITN Productions. 
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23rd Congress

23wpcHouston the energy capital of the world won the bid to host the World Petroleum Congress in 2020. The 23rd WPC will run from 6-10 December 2020.


LegacyWPC supports building capacity of local youth to generate employment.

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ResourcesWPC has launched a series of educational guides on the oil and gas sector.

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CooperationWPC joins with OFID for petroleum industry initiative on universal energy access.

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Global Partnerships

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