Nigeria will again welcome the West African International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (WAIPEC) to Lagos  for 2019 - at the heart of Africa's petroleum economy and principal city of business for those seeking to develop petroleum projects on the continent.  Thousands of major producers, engineering companies, oilfield services and consultants operate here and will be present the event.

WAIPEC is hosted by the Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN), a leading organisation that represents oilfield services and technology companies operating across upstream through to downstream projects. PETAN is a leader in the promotion of innovative engineering and creative solutions, that help advance the petroleum industry both nationally and regionally.

WAIPEC has been launched to address the needs of companies seeking to showcase their innovative solutions and new technologies, and to support the development of major new business and partnerships to benefit West Africa's petroleum economy.