World Petroleum Council (WPC)
1933 London UK
Founded as World Petroleum Congress (WPC) – Congrès mondiaux du pétrole (CMP), at 1st congress, following recommendations, 1932, of Institution of Petroleum Technologists (now Institute of Petroleum). Constitution and By-Laws most recently amended Oct 1991. Also referred to as World Petroleum Congresses.
Promote sustainable management and use of the world's petroleum resources for the benefit of all.
Events2023 | Calgary, AB Canada – Triennial Congress
2021-12-05 | Houston, TX USA – Innovative energy solutions
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National Committees (65); Council (meets at Congress); Executive Board; Scientific Programme Committee; Development Committee; Committees; Task Forces. Membership by election.
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