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The 08th Middle East Artificial Lift Forum (MEALF) will be held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Doha - Qatar from February 3-5, 2015 under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Sada - Minister of Energy and Industry of the State of Qatar - Chairman of Qatar Petroleum. This Forum was organized in response to the growing demand expressed within the artificial lift technologies in the Middle East region and elsewhere. The main objective of the forum is to promote dialogue and discussion among new and existing artificial lift users by sharing best practices, experiences,case histories and discussing new technologies. The main Forum will consist of presentation and forum discussion sessions as well as an exhibition of related technology and services. An optional pre-forum training workshop will be held on the 03rd of February  2015

Pre-forum workshops 03rd February 2015 more

The workshops target participants with intermediate to advanced level of understanding in Artificial Lift Technologies and will focus on practical exercises and best practice / new-tech cases in an interactive setting

All the four courses will be running parallel to each other and will be delivered through a dedicated instructors, among them are:

- Electrical Submersible Pumps                       - Gas Lift

- Artificial Lift Selection                                - Sucker Rod Technologies

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  • Nael Sadek
    Lufkin Industries, LLC
    Middle East & Africa Automation Support Manager
  • Aziz Romany Aziz
    Sales Manager
  • James Lau P Lam
    Qatar Petroleum
    Senior Petroleum Engineer
  • Sacha Sarshar
    Caltec Limited
    Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder
  • David Shanks
    GE Oil and Gas
    Development Manager
  • Pierre Lemetayer
    Total SA
    Artificial Lift Project Manager R&D
  • Matt Hackworth
    Occidental Oil and Gas
    Artificial Lift Engineer
  • Toby Sydney Pugh
    Director of Hydraulic Technical Support
  • Eraky Khalil Mahrous
    Qatar Petroleum
    Petroleum Engineer in Dukhan Field Surveillance Team
  • Said Mohammed Elazabi
    Total E&P Qatar
    Technical and Sales Engineer
  • Jaime Duran
    Adrialpetro Petroleum Services
    Technology & Marketing VP
  • Bjorn Viguerie
    Total E&P Qatar
    Well Performance Manager
  • Daniel McLean
    Senior Technology Advisor Eastern Hemisphere
  • Fajer Bader Al-Nakkas
    Kuwait Oil Company
    Petroleum Engineer
  • Khalid Saeed Al-Rumaihi
    Qatar Petroelum
    Executive vice president, Field Development & Exploration (DV)
  • Wessam Nassar
    GE Oil & Gas
    New Technology Business Development Manager, Automation & Optimisation
  • Don McMillan
    Eagles Talent
    Comedian / Engineer
  • Jon Duschinsky
    Conversation Farm
    Founder of the Conversation Farm
  • Dakai Yin
    OXY Qatar
    Operation Engineer Advisor
  • Hamed Al Abri
    Petroleum Development Oman
    Nimr Area Programmer - OSO31N
  • Himanshu Tyagi
    Al Shaheen Weatherford Oil Tools
    Artificial Lift Systems Engineer
  • Rajan Chokshi
    VP – Training and Business Development
  • Khalid Al-Rasheedi
    Kuwait Oil Company
    Senior Engineer - Well Surveillance Group
  • Ketan Chudasama
    ALS Operations Manager - Qatar, Yemen and India
  • John Cumming
    Project Manager
  • Patrick Hobbs
    ZEiTECS, A Schlumberger Company
  • Adi Naamani
    Petroleum Development Oman
    Production Programming Team Leader
  • Ahmad Hasan
    Kuwait University
  • Marwah Al-Dashti
    Kuwait University
    Petroleum Engineer
  • Yasser Mohamed Abd ElAziz Issa
    Kuwait Oil Company
    Consultant Artificial Lift
  • Nora Hussain Al Maqseed
    Kuwait Oil Company
    Petroleum Engineer Well Surveillances
  • Wadieh Asfour
    Occidental Oman
    Senior Advisor Operations Engineer
  • Kirill Muromtsev
    Borets Seven Seas & Co. LLC
    Acting General Director
  • Abdullah Mahad Al-Awaid
    Petroleum Development Oman
    Production Technologist
  • Atika Bimani
    Petroleum Development Oman LLC (PDO)
    ESP - Subject Matter Expert (ESP-SME)
  • Mohammed Aggour
    Texas A&M University at Qatar
    Professor - Petroleum Engineering Program
  • Mohamed Ghareeb
    GE Oil & Gas
    Managing Director, Well Performance Services Egypt & Tunisia

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Eagles Talent
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Facts and Figures from Previous Show

  • 25%
    Increase In Attendance

    MEALF 2013 attracted a total of 250 attendess marking 25% increase on the previous edition.

  • 92%
    Rated 'Good' Or 'Excellent'

    A massive 92% of ehibitors surveyed rated the quality of attendees at Mealf 2013 as either 'good' or exellent.

  • 55
    Exhibiting Companies

    International and national oil companies exhibited with a flagship stands.

  • 26
    Countries represented

    International oil and gas companies such as Schlumberger, Zenth, Weatherford.