Who Attends: Canadian suppliers in offshore and onshore industries as well as related segments.

Recognizing an unprecedented opportunity for promoting Canada’s oil and gas and ocean technologies expertise to Petrobras (which has a robust business plan for CAN$244 billion mostly in exploration and production in Brazil during the next five years) EDC and the Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD), in collaboration with key partners, are planning a procurement mission by Petrobras to Canada. During the mission they will:

  • Provide information about Petrobras investment portfolio
  • Introduce Canadian suppliers in the oil & gas/ocean technology sectors
  • Identify opportunities in the supply of equipment, services and technologies
  • Provide insights into the Canadian capabilities and expertise

An excellent opportunity for for members if the ocean technology cluster to raise their profile with this energy giant. The companies who should attend if interested includes Canadian suppliers in offshore and onshore industries and related segments.

If you think your company offers innovative solutions that would be of interest to Petrobras and you would THEN YOU NEED TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT NOW. Only those companies registered for the seminars wil be considered for one on-one meetings. However registration does not guarantee a meeting. Your company profile must match the current demands and priorities of Petrobras which include:

  • Offshore operations/platforms,
  • Subsea equipment and technology, and
  • Products, services and technology in onshore operations.

If your company is selected from the list or registered companies, you will receive a confirmation email with the date and time of your meeting. In addition, final agenda including the seminar with Petrobras will be sent to all registered companies prior to the mission.

Monday, October 7, 2013

Location (to be confirmed)
St. John’s, Newfoundland

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.                  Private Meetings with Selected Canadian Companies

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Geo Centre
175 Signal Hill Road
St. John’s, Newfoundland

 8:30 a.m.                                    Registration and Continental Breakfast

 9:00 a.m.                                    Welcoming Remarks

 9:30 a.m.                                    Opening Remarks from the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

10:00 a.m.                                   Petrobras Business Plan
                                                    – Almir Barbassa, CFO, Petrobras

10:45 a.m.                                   Coffee Break

11:00 a.m.                                   Petrobras Procurement Policy and Equipment Supply
                                                   – Ronaldo Martins, Strategy Manager, Petrobras

11:45 a.m.                                   Q&A Session

12:15 p.m.                                   Closing Remarks

12:30 p.m.                                   Networking Lunch

  2:00 p.m.                                   Private Meetings with Selected Canadian Companies

For more information visit the EDC website. CLICK HERE.