Swiftly following on from its successful participation at Offshore Europe 2017 in Aberdeen, Eta Energy Solutions also significantly contributed to the fourth edition of The Global Nigeria Forum (TGNF) 2017 which held on the 9th of September at the Ardoe Mercure House Hotel in Aberdeen. The Global Nigeria Forum is an association of well-respected oil and gas experts and entrepreneurs of Nigerian descent but with international reach. The group aims to enhance investment within Nigeria as well as facilitate the export of the best of Nigerian enterprise and skills globally.
Eta directors, Engr. Sodi Toby and Dr. Ebe Weli were part of the steering committee tasked with leading the planning and organisation of 2017 TGN Conference. Once again, the conference proved successful with eminent business leaders, hundreds of experts, and scores of dynamic businesses fully participating.
The forum which was sponsored by Shell Nigeria Exploration & Production Company (SNEPCO) attracted key players from the private and public sector within the Nigerian Oil & Gas industry. Those present at the forum included: -
Mr Simbi Wabote – Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board (NCDMB)
Mr Emmanuel Ekong – Chairman, Local Content Committee of the House of Representatives
Mr Jones Onyereri – Chairman, Finance Committee of the House of Representatives
Engr. Kashim Ali – President, Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN)
Mr Anthony Ellis – General Manager, Contracts & Procurement, Shell Nigeria & Gabon
Mr Anthony Mckenna - General Manager, Contracts & Procurement, Shell UK
Mr Marcel Amu – Exploration Manager, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)
Mr Austin Uzoka – Acting General Manager, SNEPCO Nigerian Content Development
Dr Paul Eke – Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora (NIDOE) North UK
For more details about the event, you can view press reports here: -