Oil & Gas Operators


AOW is dedicated to being the centre of deals and discussions on Africa’s upstream oil and gas industry.

Every year we welcome the most active and dynamic international oil companies (IOCS), national oil companies (NOCs) and independent operators to forge the partnerships that will build a sustainable and prosperous energy future.

Why attend AOW?

Meet partners, investors and financiers

Showcase your blocks, projects, and field development plans to meet potential capital partners, investors and financiers who can provide the debt, equity, and financial support to develop your portfolio.

Engage with technology providers

Engage with technology providers to understand the industry’s latest trends and find the solutions that will allow you to develop your assets more efficiently and sustainably.

Reach Africa’s top decision makers

Reach Africa’s top decision makers and forge long-lasting relationships with the public sector to support your investments and expansion plans across the continent.

With dealmaking on the rise, AOW will once again be the centre place for farm-in/out and M&A transactions across the African upstream.


Operators who attend AOW


"We're here to let people know that we are ready for business"

Hear from Emmanuel Makanjuola, Corporate Finance, Green Energy International Limited about the importance of AOW in making new connections.

Who will you meet?


Government Officials

Government representatives, ministers, and regulators play a crucial role in shaping energy policies, regulations, and investment frameworks. Engage with them at AOW to secure permits, understand regulatory environments and negotiate contracts.


Innovators, Investors and Financiers

Connect with investors and financiers at AOW to secure funding for exploration, development, and production initiatives. Engage with technology innovators to explore digitalization, automation, and other solutions to enhance operational efficiency and sustainability.

Reach Africa’s top decision makers and forge long-lasting relationships at AOW 2024!