The Ninth Arab Energy Conference will be convened in Doha, Qatar, on    9-12 May 2010, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, The Amir of Qatar. The theme of the Conference will be “Energy and Arab Cooperation. Discussions will cover: energy resources and their development prospects; energy consumption and conservation in Arab Countries; environment and energy for sustainable development; the role of regional markets and energy institutions in world markets stability. It will also discuss  international developments in oil and natural gas markets; investment in oil and natural gas projects; prospective technology developments; and Arab cooperation in the energy sector.

       The Conference will be chaired by H.E. Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah the Deputy Premier, Minister of Energy and Industry in the State of Qatar.