Content Streams

At Africa Oil Week we are dedicated to providing unrivalled deal-making opportunities and of pioneering industry insights that help drive the furture direction of the African upstream. Please see a sample programme for 2021 below.

Plenary Stage

After an unprecedented year, we examine what’s next for the African upstream. Join us for ministerial panels, operational outlooks and plans to drive continued investment into the continent.


Africa Independents Forum 

A stream full of the rich prospects Africa has to offer. This is where key players announce their new business, farm out and joint venture opportunities to the industry.



Future Energy Series: Africa

Join the energy transition experts as we explore how Africa’s bountiful natural gas reserves will act as a lever to bring cleaner, sustainable and more efficient energy to the continent.



National Showcases

Government stakeholders present an in-depth understanding of geological data, geoscientific analysis, estimated hydrocarbon reserves, fiscal and operating policies. 


Finance Forum

Join us as we explore current trends across funding, predict market outlooks and tackle obstacles restricting you from securing capital.


South Africa Showcase 

Back for a second year, the South Africa Showcase convenes key national stakeholders to show off the best of the country's energy portfolio.



Geo Showcase

The engine room for new business opportunities within the geo space. Sponsoring this stream puts your brand in front of key decision-makers from both operators and governments.


AOW Accelerates: Diversity & Inclusion

Previously AOWomen, this stream champions greater diversity and gender parity across the industry.


AOW Accelerates: Student Programme 

Engage with the next generations of leaders ready to enter oil and gas sector.