6th Washington Oil & Gas Forum 2020 Overview

The United States leads global oil and natural gas production. U.S. shale revolution has reshaped the energy landscape in the United States and globally. The American Energy Revolution has delivered massive economic, environmental and geopolitical benefits. Today, the United States is the world’s top oil and gas producer and a leading energy exporter. The United States surpassed Russia in 2011 to become the world's largest producer of natural gas and surpassed Saudi Arabia in 2018 to become the world's largest producer of petroleum. Last year’s increase in the United States was one of the largest absolute petroleum and natural gas production increases from a single country in history. U.S. LNG and crude oil exports foster economic growth, job creation and energy security. Innovation, technology, free market policy and the industrious spirit of American energy leaders have placed the United States at the top rank of affordable, cleaner energy producer.

The Washington Oil & Gas Forum at the prestigious Cosmos Club of Washington, DC is the foremost innovative and exclusive force for engaging American, European and international oil and gas leaders in collaborative activities to shape the global and American oil and gas agendas. As such, the Forum's mission – delivering cutting edge energy intelligence and creating innovative ways for oil and gas leaders to connect – guides the design and development of the Forum objectives. 

The Washington Oil & Gas Forum has been established as the prime and most exclusive international industry meeting in Washington, DC. The Forum is by invitation only. It is a private, closed door, off-the record, non-attribution, and non-dissemination meeting, closed to members of the press. Participants will come together at the Forum to address the most pressing issues on the global and American oil and gas agenda. The Forum is a unique opportunity for American and international oil & gas senior executives, to meet with Congressional and Government leaders. It is the most exclusive annual commercial platform that focuses on the international aspects of the American oil and gas industry.