Developed in conjunction with

The Argus European Crude 2014 Conference 

Tuesday, 7th October 2014 - Geneva Switzerland


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The Argus European Crude 2014 conference is the only event to focus on global supply, demand and pricing, in both the physical and paper markets, with specific reference to the impact on European traders. This year's event is your opportunity to understand the key issues influencing crude trading in Europe; whilst offering unrivalled networking opportunities with the leading figures across the European crude oil market. 


Topis that will be discussed include: 

1) The future of the Brent crude benchmark and implications for global markets

2) US shale oil production and the effect on European crude supply

3) Russian crude production and the shift of supply to the east

4) The European downstream sector, global competition and declining margins

5) Asia-Pacific's position as the primary demand centre for global crude

6) Downstream expansion and demand for crude in the Middle East

7) Evaluating Latin American and West African crude supply to Europe

8) Regulations, sanctions and challenges across paper and physical crude trading


This year, the conference will be developed in association with an expert Advisory Board, who will help steer and formulate the conference agenda, and give a clear insight into the challenges faced by industry leaders across Europe. 


Advisory Board Members: 

1) Jonathan Kollek, President, Trafigura Eurasia

2) Marcus Cooper, General Directo, Rosneft Trading SA

3) David Fyfe, Head of Market Research and Analysis, Gunvor

4) James Foster, Crude Oil Trading Manager, BP

5) Dario Scaffardi, Executive Vice-President and General Manager, Saras

6) Luis Neves, Trading and Marketing Manager, Sonangol

7) Stephen Smethurst, Portfolio Manager, Managing Director, Black River Asset Managerment

8) Cliff Evens, Managing Director, OMV Trading

9) Stéphane Graber, Secretary General, GTSA


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