Muscat, 19 Jan (OAN) ---- The Sultanate of Oman will host on 13 February the 8th edition of Global HSE conference and exhibition under the theme "Excellence in HSE- leadership, sustainability, technology".
The host reflects Oman's continuous support owards achieving the desired goals and objectives of Global HSE concerns and best practices.
This came during a press conference held here today in the presence of representatives from the Ministry of Energy and Minerals, Petroleum Development Oman, in addition to a number of participants companies and sponsors.
The conference, scheduled to be on 13-16 February at Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre, will be held under the patronage of Dr. Mohammed Hamad Al Rumhi, Minister of Energy and Minerals.
Global HSE 2022 conference hosted by the Ministry of Energy and Minerals comes as an initiative of Petroleum Development Oman in cooperation with iCONEX, international event organizer. It will witness local and international participation of public and private organizations, in addition to interested professionals in HSE practices.
The conference aims to continue the tradition of creating a sustainable platform for the industry to discuss and debate on various challenges faced by the industry & community and ultimately conclude with solutions for protecting the lives of people and environment. It also aims to lay more emphasis on 3 pillars – Leadership Commitment, Use of Technology and mainstream focus on Sustainable Goals that organizations can persist in the current competitive and challenging market while having to meet legal requirements and communities’ expectations.
A number of local and international speakers, experts, technicians, specialists and academics are expected to participate to introduce their experiences in HSE field. Moreover, various world countries and more than 50 companies from different local and international organizations will participate in the event to highlight the latest technologies and experiences related to HSE, such as devices, equipment and modern system applications.
The participants will have the opportunity to network and meet a large number of global companies participating in this event.
The conference will stress the importance of health, safety, and environment for the development of human capital and its impact on the economic and social development aligned with the industrial modernization and production efficiency in Oman through the transfer of practical experience and advance technology that will contribute to the development of society and environment sustainability.
It will include an opening ceremony, 3 Keynote Address sessions, 4 panel discussions, 16 technical sessions and 7 workshops that will address various currents HSE related topics, such as Process Safety Management, International HSE Management Standards, Pandemic Risk & Response Management for Major Industries, Energy Efficiency & Climate Change, and successful practical experiences in the areas of health, safety, and environment, and related specialized topics.