The Association “Russian National Committee of the World Petroleum Council for the Preparation and Holding of World Petroleum Congresses” (RNC WPC) and Ltd.”Neftegazovaya Vertical” agreed on joint activities during the preparation and holding of the 6th of Future Leaders Forum of the World Petroleum Council (June 2019, St. Petersburg).

The agreement signed by the parties presupposes the pooling of resources and opportunities in the interests of a more complete and reliable informing of the Russian and foreign audience about the Forum, which is one of the key areas for business communication in the world oil and gas industry. Magazine “Neftegazovaya Vertical” received the status of the Official Industry Information Partner of the 6th Future Leaders Forum of the World Petroleum Council.

“Inviting representatives of dozens of countries to participate in the Forum, we are counting on the active participation of young specialists in the oil and gas industry in Russia. It is assumed that top managers of leading energy companies, key industry experts will come to St. Petersburg, to meet with youth. Information support from the “Neftegazovaya Vertical” – an authoritative industry magazine – is very important for us, it will attract attention to the Forum of a wide range of industry professionals, “said Vlada Streletskaya, Director of the RNC WPC.

“Innovative development, energy markets and international cooperation are priority areas for the “Neftegazovaya Vertical”. Future Leaders Forum is a great opportunity to get and deliver up-to-date professional information to the readers, ask questions to key actors of the global oil and gas industry. The agreement on information partnership with RNC WPC expands the access of the editorial staff to the “hot” content and, I hope, will help to attract young professionals to the circle of regular readers of the magazine – future industry leaders,” said Irina Kezik, editor-in-chief of the national industry Magazine “Neftegazovaya Vertical”.

The Youth Forums of the World Petroleum Council (Future Leaders Forum) have been held since 2004 every three years. The event is positioned as the main platform for business communication between students and young professionals discussing topical issues of the long-term development of the oil and gas industry. The 6th Youth Forum of the World Petroleum Council will be held in June 2019 on the basis of the St. Petersburg Mining University. It is organized by the Russian National Committee of the World Petroleum Council.