Energy & Mining

Secure, affordable, and sustainable

ADIPEC 2022

ADIPEC 2022 brought together 150,000 professionals and decision-makers from the energy industry.

ADIPEC 2022, the world’s largest and most influential exhibition in the energy industry, was hosted by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC).

It took place from October 31 to November 3, bringing together 150,000 professionals and leaders, as well as 2,200 exhibiting companies from across the world.

“Secure, Affordable, and Sustainable” has been the conference’s concept since the very first day.

The goal was facilitate the operations of the global energy industry, strengthening international business partnerships, creating awareness of technologies that drive efficiency, and forming new models of cross-sector collaboration.

The opening ceremony was focused on energy security and its fundamental role in the advancements of economies, societies, and in slowing climate change.

HE Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology, stated that “pursuing progress is in the Emirate’s DNA, and the future is for those who make the first move. We thrive for maximum energy and minimal emissions.”

He went on to stress that, “the world needs all the energy solutions it can get—oil, gas, solar, wind, nuclear, and hydrogen.” At the same time, HE Suhail Mohamed Faraj Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, highlighted the importance of diversifying energy sources, as well as reducing emissions, when discussing the ongoing work that the UAE is doing to achieve net zero by 2050.

The exhibition had four different exhibition zones; decarbonization, offshore and marine, digitalization in energy, and smart manufacturing.

Each of these plays a role in addressing the global energy industry’s need to reconcile pro-climate and pro-growth strategies, ensuring a realistic, equitable, and affordable transition to sustainable resources.

Industry experts also stressed the important roles of collaboration, technology, and digitalization in the advancement of decarbonization in different sectors. The UAE’s leading role in investing in enhanced capabilities and skill capacity was also noted.

The four-day event was packed with eight conferences, 350 sessions, and diverse initiatives such as Young ADIPEC 2022, which welcomed 800 students from 25 schools, and the ADIPEC Strategic Conference, which highlighted the role of carbon capture and utilization and storage technologies in the industry’s shift to clean energy.

With record attendance from over 160 countries and featuring more than 28 dedicated country pavilions this year, ADIPEC has been the Gulf’s most inclusive and international platform for the industry and happens to take place the week before COP27 in Egypt, and as the UAE prepares to host COP28, aiming to fill gaps to create a balanced and stable energy market.

You may also be interested in...

2nd day AD Finance Week

Finance

On the calendar

Abu Dhabi Finance Week 2022

View More
Dubai,,Uae,-,December,16,,2015:,Dubai’s,Downtown,Architecture,In

Transport

On the right track

Dubai metro route for sustainability

View More
Arabic woman weared in traditional UAE dress – abayain rising her hands on the sunset at a desert with Dubai city silhouette on the background.

Economy

The UAE Golden Visa

Will the UAE's Golden Visa scheme boost FDI?

View More
Environmental,Technology,Concept.,Sustainable,Development,Goals.,Sdgs.

Economy

Sustainability’s SPARK

King Salman Energy Park LEED Certification

View More

Tourism

A destination of choice

Madrid City Council

View More
Two,Female,Middle,Eastern,Doctors,In,Blue,Medical,Uniform,Standing

Health & Education

Health Hub

Malaffi, Abu Dhabi’s Health Information Exchange Platform

View More
Arab,Man,Holding,The,Uae,Flag,In,The,Desert,Celebrating

Industry

Better Local

Make it in the Emirates Campaign

View More
Dubai,,Uae,-,July,16,,2021:,Khalifa,Industrial,Zone,(kizad)

Industry

Community Driven

KIZAD as a hub for vaccine distribution in Abu Dhabi

View More
Oil,Platform,Silhouette,In,Gulf,Of,Mexico

Economy

A Crude Calculation

Global oil and gas expansion

View More
View From Up High

Economy

View From Up High

Panorama Digital Control Center

View More
View All Articles