4-8 November, 2019

The Leading Business Intelligence and Transaction Platform for Africa's Oil and Gas Sector

Cape Town International Convention Centre
South Africa

Ministerial & VIP Progamme
Africa Oil Week

AOW's Exclusive Club

For this year’s anniversary edition, we are looking forward to welcoming those leaders who are steering the industry’s future across the globe, and to have those same stakeholders engage in discussions in Cape Town that will shape Africa’s own hydrocarbon future. 

Chaired by His Excellency Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, this unique platform will connect decision makers at a peer level to broker new relationships, exchange industry insights, conduct multiple private meetings, shape, debate and drive the industry.

Exclusive Benefits


Exclusive Access to Africa Oil Week 2018

Africa Oil Week is the leading business intelligence and transaction platform Africa's oil and gas sector. This is the annual meeting point for global C-suite and key decision makers investing and driving business forward across the continent.

VIP Luncheon

Networking is the heart of the event. With this private luncheon, there is no better place to meet colleagues, new business partners and leaders within the industry.

VIP & Speaker Networking Lounge

With over 1,300 attendees expected in November, Africa Oil Week is the networking platform of the year. The VIP & Speakers Networking Lounge will offer you a private setting to have meetings, unwind or network with fellow VIPs. 

Coordinated Personal 1-2-1 Business Meetings

We know how important building relationships are to you and how limited your time is, so our Head of VIP Relations will assist you in scheduling your business meetings to maximise your time during the week.


Ministerial & VIP Dinner - Sponsored by CHEVRON

Kick the week off with an exclusive and cultural experience in one of the most beautiful venues of Cape Town, the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA), one of Cape Town's largest contemporary art museums and one if its most impressive hotels. 

Who is attending?


13 Government Ministers

Africa's oil and gas authorities know that Africa Oil Week is where they achieve their goals. Thirteen Government Ministers are attending the event this year including Nigeria, Ghana, Mali and South Africa.

17 NOCs

Africa Oil Week provides the platform for NOCs to share strategies to growth and better national participation in the upstream oil and gas sector, along with the opportunity to present bidding rounds, open acreage and new data in the Prospect Forum.

AOW Conference Programme

Check out the AOW 2018 conference programme and speaker line up. A first look at what awaits you in Cape Town. 2018 offers an exciting line-up of cutting-edge debates, proprietary information and networking.


How to join the VIP Programme

Africa Oil Week Ministerial & VIP Programme is an exclusive, private club. In order to join the Programme, the individual must possess a job title which is C-suite level, equivalent or above and be approved by our Management team.

For more information, please contact Eléonore Jounot, Head of VIP Relations at [email protected] or fill out the form below:


Africa Oil Week