ExxonMobil Egypt Enriches Experience of Over 650 Students During EGYPS 2023
ExxonMobil Egypt participated in the sixth edition of the Egypt Petroleum Show, EGYPS 2023, bringing together global expertise to share pioneering upstream experiences that help support and develop the sector in Egypt. The company also held students’ training workshops seeking to foster its societal impact by building the capabilities of Egyptian youth.
ExxonMobil global leaders took part in a panel addressing the rise of gas and LNG during the Strategic Conference Global Business Leaders Session and another one on the evolving role of a CFO as a catalyst for digital transformation during the Finance and Investment in Energy Conference.
On this occasion, Amr Abou Eita, ExxonMobil Egypt’s Chairman & Managing Director, said: We are proud to sponsor EGYPS for the sixth consecutive time; it is one of the most important events organized annually in the oil and gas sector. This is a testament to our commitment to transferring global knowledge and enriching local expertise.
He expressed his gratitude and appreciation to the company’s employees who volunteered to share their practical experiences with students, further adding to their knowledge and developing their practical skills.
ExxonMobil Egypt organized a field trip to its lubricants oil blending plant, located at the 10th of Ramadan Industrial City, for university students to provide hands-on experience and technical expertise.
In addition to being a diamond sponsor of EGYPS 2023, ExxonMobil Egypt was the headline sponsor of the Young Professionals Program (YPP) and the Youth Engagement Program (YEP). Around 450 university students attended the YPP program, which targeted exchanging opinions, meeting with young professionals from the industry, and sharing viewpoints with senior representatives of the energy sector and top executives from the industry.
The Youth Engagement Program, attended by 200 high school students from different schools, served as a platform to ignite a spark of interest, create a connection between high school students and the oil and gas industry, and introduce them to future career opportunities. The program tackled several experiential and edutainment zones, including engineering, robotics, cyber security, and artificial intelligence. A group of young ExxonMobil Egypt leaders also held motivational Youth Talks with the students.