Excellence Awards Fetes Oil & Gas Achievers in East Africa

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Upstream awards program uniquely recognizes oil and gas excellence. These excellence awards focus on the advancement of collaboration within upstream petroleum industry.

There are hundreds of nominations across the eleven broad categories. This might change in 2020.

With the current health crisis in the world, and the need to keep social distance, the award this year will be virtual.

It will be interesting to see how this pans out. However, the success of the oil and gas virtual summit in July 2020 which had 1,061 people attending.

Upstream Excellence Awards

When the awards were launched, in May 2017, the program got the endorsement of the ministry of Energy & Petroleum in Kenya. Since then, the awards have been launched in Uganda.

In 2020, this program will seek to have a global audience participating. It is a model that brings the industry together, to celebrate success and positive contribution.

The focus will be for all the people and organizations playing a role in Africa’s oil and gas industry.

The awards will bring together leading players in the oil and gas ecosystem, recognising the achievements by local and international companies involved in the upstream oil and gas value chain in the country.

Virtual Awards Ceremony

It is dark days indeed for those of us who include events and in-person meetings into your marketing and sales activities.

You might be counting losses today because you will not be able to attend meeting this year, and into months ahead.

So how do you move forward?

The answer is using virtual events to achieve your marketing and sales goals.

Upstream excellence awards will help you in the following ways;

  • Make new connections
  • Build relationships and your brand.
  • Bring teams together


In conclusion, the current times of health and economic upheaval in the world, the oil and gas business environment can be more uncertain than even,

Being part of an excellence awards program will provide you with an opportunity to be recognised for your perseverance and determination in these difficult times