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Argus Rio Crude Conference 2016

Marketing, Branding and Media Opportunities through our Partnership platform

The Rio Oil Conference is proud to announce the  institutional and media partners that are supporting our 2016 conference. If you are interested in supporting our event and through our media opportunities, please contact us. 

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Anny Gomes
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Institutional Support

AmCham BrasilThe American Chamber of Commerce of Rio de Janeiro (AmCham Rio), which represents the largest multisectorial group of companies of different nationalities in Rio de Janeiro, is dedicated to economic growth and the generation of business opportunities, investment and employment in Brazil through the development of trade relations between the country and its major international partners, including the United States.

AmCham Rio is dedicated to improving the business environment, representing the interests of its members at all levels within the public and private spheres, promoting high-level networking and strengthening the bilateral commercial relations between Brazil and the United States. Founded on April 16, 1916, is also the oldest chamber of commerce in Latin America celebrating 100 years of history.
The chamber is a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America and the Caribbean (AACCLA), which joins 24+ amchams and more than twenty thousand companies of the region.

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ANPThe Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels is the regulating organization for the activities within the oil, natural gas and biofuels industry in Brazil. The federal agency, which reports to the Ministry of Mines and Energy, runs the national policy for the sector, focusing on the assurance of fuel supply and the interests of consumers.

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FGV Energy The Foundation Getulio Vargas (FGV), recognised throughout the country for its performance in the areas of economics, managements, law, social sciences and mathematics, now offers, through FGV Energia, various studies and research in this important sector.

FGV Energia focuses on studying the energy sector with an emphasis on seven large areas (petroleum, natural gas, electrical energy, nuclear, biofuels, renewable resources and energy efficiency) to assist in the decision making of private companies and government agencies. We will serve as a focal point for the production of energy knowledge both for the government and private sector.

FGV Energy intends to position FGV as the main protagonist in energy research analysis and discussion in the country, supporting the development of public policies with a geopolitical and sustainable vision and contributing to FGV being internationally recognized as one of the world’s best energy sector Think Tanks. 

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FirjanSistema FIRJAN has the role of ensuring sustainable development of the industry of the Rio de Janeiro state, promoting business competiveness, innovation, technological development, qualification and worker's quality of life. Sistema FIRJAN also delivers qualified information for your company and assists global investors in their regional projects.

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MME BrasilThe Ministry of Mines and Energy is a government department that represents the Union as grantor to develop public policy, as well as to introduce and supervise the implementation of these policies in the following segments: geology, mineral and energy resources; use of hydraulic energy; mining and metallurgy; oil, fuel and electricity, and renewable sources, such as biofuels, wind and solar power. The Ministry also ensures the balance between supply and demand of energy resources in Brazil.

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ONIPONIP-The Brazilian National Organization of the Petroleum Industry is a civil association whose objective is to bring together, in one single articulation and co-operation forum, the main players involved in the exploration, production, processing, transportation and distribution of oil and natural gas in Brazil: Representatives from the oil companies and from the companies that comprise the entire range of goods and services supply industry, in addition to federal bodies and state governments.

Company Mission: To contribute to the increase of competitiveness and sustainability of the Brazilian industry, to the maximization of local content, in support of new jobs an income in Brazil.

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SEDEISThe State Secretariat of Economic Development, Energy, Industry and Services is an arm of the State Government to support your business. Its technical staff and its related companies - Codin, AgeRio, Junta Comercial, DRM and IPEM – have knowledge about the dynamics of the Rio de Janeiro State economy and its various sectors. They are qualified to advice you in all stages of your investment. 

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Media Partners

TN petroleoKnowledge and information is everything!

TN Petróleo has 17 years of experience and knowledge in the Brazilian Oil, Gas and alternative energies. TN Petróleo magazine is the undisputed, leading news and information source for Brazil’s bustling energy market. No other publication in or out of Brazil has the technological and business analysis to meet the demands of the energy sector.
TN Petróleo Magazine has become natural forum of the great questions related to the sector.

Whoever does not want to lose the next chapters of this story has nine good reason to read TN Petróleo: Dedication to our readers; Precise and detailed information; Focus on new technology; Follow-up of oil and gas industry business; Dedication to the industry players; Support to small and medium companies; Support for knowledge sharing; Belief in the sustainable development of the nation.

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Voices of LeadersVL is the first global business network to connect CEOs and top executives, enabling members to Meet, Share and Grow. VL is designed to match your company's needs with other network members who post calls for capital, collaborators, investors, joint ventures, partners, and more, on both a local and global scale. Define your business opportunities, products and services or expertise in your Business Profile and start networking today!

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WorldOilsWorldoils is a company that combines the power of marketing as well as the in-house expertise for the Oil, Gas, Offshore and the Maritime industries.

Worldoils' web portal has become a truly central platform for visitors who need information regarding oil and gas products and services, research, training, conferences, news and events as well as a popular advertising base for providers of Oil, Gas, Marine and Offshore services. 

Worldoils has also launched the jobs system and a marketplace. In the recent months, Worldoils has strengthened its position as a fast developing central place for buying and selling of land rigs, offshore rigs, barge rigs and other oilfield and subsea equipment.

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Simultaneous translation

Simultaneous translation in Spanish and Portuguese will be available onsite throughout the event


Gold Sponsor


Silver Sponsors


Thomson Reuters

Bronze Sponsor

Porto Central


AmCham Brasil


FGV Energy




Supporting Partners

Cámara Boliviana de Hidrocarburos y Energía (CBHE)

  TN petroleo

Voices of Leaders

World Oils 150