The eighth edition of MEALF will witness an initiative of being a o[umlaut]Green Event' where the use of paper will be discouraged throughout the duration of the forum.
To do so, each delegate will be provided with an iPad that has full access to the MEALF App.
MEALF is expecting more than 50 representative companies from close to 18 countries worldwide.
MEALF is a major bi-annual exhibition and forum that specialises on the mounting use of artificial lift technologies in oil production operations throughout the Middle East region.
2011, which will be attended by over 150 delegates and 40 representative countries from close to 20 countries worldwide.
MEALF is officially supported by Oil and Gas Affairs Minister and National Oil and Gas Authority chairman Dr Abdulhussain Mirza, who will open the event.
MEALF 2011 is supported by Kuwait Oil Company, Zenith Oilfield Technology and Schlumberger as platinum sponsors, Al Khorayef Petroleum Company and Weatherford Oil Tool Middle East as gold sponsors; and Kudu Industries and Lufkin as silver sponsors.
2009, which has attracted more than 160 industry specialists closes this evening.
Many other leading companies in the industry are also backing MEALF 2009 as the event's silver sponsors.
In addition, MEALF 2009 is also supported by Upstream magazine, Gulf Oil & Gas, and Drilling & Exploration World, all of which are the event's media partners.
Now in its fifth edition, MEALF 2009 is supported by Kuwait Oil Company, Schlumberger and Zenith Oilfield Technology as platinum sponsors; Al Khorayef Petroleum and Weatherford as gold sponsors and Baker Hughes Centrilift, Lufkin, Novomet, Sertecpet and Wood Group ESP as silver sponsors.
Managed by Omanexpo, MEALF 2009 will give oil industry professionals an opportunity not only to learn about the applications of artificial lift in the Middle East region but also to interact with their fellow artificial lift experts from other parts of the world.