Below: Ayman Almusallam (r), from OPEC’s PR &
Information Department, at the OPEC stand.
OPEC’s stand was well attended and visited by students,
teachers, parents, judges and staff members from the
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
The visitors took the opportunity to ask questions
about the Organization’s history, showing great interest
in OPEC’s functions and wanting to know more about its
structure and various activities.
Those who came to the OPEC stand were also
impressed by the different samples of crude oil displayed,
expressing a keen interest in the petroleum industry.
The Organization’s book for students — ‘I need to
know’ — was also distributed among the visitors, who
found it very informative and useful. Participating schools
were also invited to visit the OPEC Secretariat in Vienna
for a general briefing. A certificate of
gratitude was awarded to OPEC for its
continuous generous support as an
In fact, the organizers commended
OPEC, not only on its role as a well-recognized
Organization and in supporting stability in the oil
market, but also its appreciated role in supporting the
next generation of scientists and engineers.
They further stated that the Fair was made possible
by the generous sponsors and exhibitors, like OPEC, who
contributed to the success of the event and supported
the advancement of the future generations in the areas
of science and engineering.