Dec. 5, 2021
The World Petroleum congress officially declared opened in Houston by president .
The 23rd World Petroleum congress started on Sunday the 5th of December 2021 at the George Brown convention center downtown.
Ghana was officially voted in as a new member by the World Petroleum council .
In the opening session 'the national chairman of the Host nation USA , thanked all those who made the congress possible.
At the end of the Sunday events , more than five thousand people had registered for the triennial congress that took Houston many attempts in bidding , to be selected as host .
.Technical and thought leaders in the industry , business and civic communities, will address participants in Keynote sessions , Panel discussions ,workshops and plenaries.
Energy transition and sustainability continues to feature in the discussions so far .
The Opening keynote begins on Monday with the Mayor of Houston and leader of the association of black mayors of the USA , honorable Sylvester Turner as one of the speakers .
Dr, Ntuba Thompson Akwo international political leader physician and communicator. Certified professional and expert global health USA. Adviser of prime ministers and presidents .