About OTC Brasil
OTC Brasil is one of the world’s foremost events for the development of offshore resources in the fields of drilling, exploration, production, and environmental protection. It is organized by the Offshore Technology Conference and Instituto Brasileiro de Petróleo, Gás e Biocombustíveis. Learn about OTC’s 13 sponsoring organizations.
Founded in 1957, IBP is a non-profit, private association of companies and professionals working in all segments of the petroleum chain, aiming to create a competitive, sustainable, ethic and socially responsible national industry. For this purpose, IBP performs studies and proposals to government authorities; organizes events, such as Rio Oil & Gas Expo and Conference, one of the major oil shows in the world; carries out short and post-graduation courses; edits technical books; and is accredited by the government to elaborate standards for petroleum derivatives and to certify companies' equipment inspection services (refineries, production facilities and petrochemical plants).
The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) is where energy professionals meet to exchange ideas and opinions to advance scientific and technical knowledge for offshore resources and environmental matters. Founded in 1969, OTC’s flagship conference is held annually in Houston. OTC has expanded technically and globally with the Arctic Technology Conference, OTC Brasil, and OTC Asia.