West Africa Oil & Gas Security Conference 2014
InfoSec Conference Summary
The description was submitted by the Conference Organizer. We sometimes edit it to enhance the listing.
The oil and gas market in West Africa is experiencing a period of significant growth in recent decades, however it is also a region plagued by serious security challenges. As the global demand for energy supplies continues to increase and more emphasis is placed on African natural resources, it is crucial for all relevant actors to learn how to effectively protect energy infrastructure, employees and assets.
West Africa has in recent times become a hotspot for piracy, theft and illegal oil bunkering. This West Africa Oil & Gas Security Summit will be a fully comprehensive platform for Security Professionals to meet and discuss new solutions and methods to be sure that the strategies they put in place are as strong as can be, and are tailored to the specific security concerns facing West Africa.