The Vice-President, Mr K.B Amissah Arthur, has arrived in Houston Texas, for this year’s Offshore Technology Conference (OTC 2014).
The conference, held in Houston’s Reliant Center from May 5 to 8, 2014, is the offshore oil and gas
Industry’s foremost event for the development of hydrocarbon resources in the areas of drilling, environmental protection, exploration, production development innovation and technology.
Considered the world’s single largest gathering of offshore oil and gas industry players, the Vice-President will the address OTC on oil and gas opportunities in Ghana and called for investment in that area. He is also expected to hold discussions with senior executives of a number of oil
and gas companies at the conference.
The Vice-President will also hold discussions on a number of issues with the Mayor Annise D. Parker, the Mayor of Houston and also meet with Congresswoman Hon. Sheila Jackson Lee.
The Veep is expected to visit M.D Anderson Hospital (No. 1 Cancer Treatment Hospital in the world) and urge its management to establish a world-class medical facility for the Africa region in Accra to help promote medical hospital in Ghana.
The Veep, is also scheduled to meet with the Ghanaian community in Houston, Texas before returning back home.