Events and Conferences

3rd JODI Data User Seminar

The Third JODI Data-User Seminar will be held at Hotel Sunrute Ariake, Tokyo, Japan, on Tuesday 11 June 2019 with support of the JODI Partner Organisations (APEC, Eurostat, GECF, IEA, IEF, OLADE, OPEC and UNSD). ...
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JODI Energy Data Transparency Workshop for Sustainable Future

Joint Organisations Data Initiative (JODI) Energy Data Transparency Workshop for Africa will be held on 06-09 May 2019 in Cape Town South Africa. The aim of this four-day workshop is to provide energy experts and statisticians in Africa comprehensive picture of energy data compilation activities necessary to ensure sustainable energy for all. Technical linkage between annual and monthly data collections should be explained alongside differences in benefit and focuses of these two energy data collection activities from policy making standing point. With such objective in mind, the four-day workshop will feature the JODI (Oil and Gas) monthly data collection, annual energy statistics and balances compilation as well as principles of energy efficiency indicators. We hope that improving energy data transparency in Africa will provide improved understanding to enable better policy and investment decision making. In addition, this JODI Energy Statistics Training Workshop will take place at the same time as the 4th IEF-OFID Symposium of Energy Poverty that we hold at the same venue, thus linking the need of energy data to decision making and alleviating energy poverty from Africa. ...
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17th Regional JODI Training Workshop for MENA

The 17th Regional JODI Training Workshop targeting MENA countries was held in Beirut, Lebanon from 11-14 December 2018. Coordinated by the IEF, the Workshop took place as part of Training on Energy Statistics hosted by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UNESCWA). It was supported by the International Energy Agency (IEA) and other JODI Partners, including GECF, and UNSD and the newest JODI Associate, OAPEC. ...
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JODI Information Seminar

IEF16 delegates and media covering the Ministerial meeting are invited to JODI Information Seminar / Energy Data Transparency Exhibition starting from 15:30 on 10 April at Grand Ball Room of The Leela Palace. The seminar is designed to discover the history of JODI, characterised by strong political support since its inception in 2000 and the mechanism of cooperation among national administrations, JODI Partners and data users. ...
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6th Meeting of Heads of JODI Partner Organisations

The heads and representatives of the JODI Partners who were present for the 16th IEF Ministerial Meeting in New Delhi, India - Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), the International Energy Agency (IEA), the International Energy Forum, (IEF), Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE) , and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) - met on 10 April 2018 for the 6th Meeting of the Heads of JODI Partner Organisations to take account of progress made since their last high-level meeting in Algiers in 2016. ...
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13th International JODI Conference

The 13th International Joint Organisations Data Initiative Conference will take place at the prestigious Institute of Mechanical Engineers in London on 10-11 October 2017. The Conference will be generously hosted by the British Government and organised by the International Energy Forum (IEF) in cooperation with the JODI partner organisations: Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Statistical Office of the European Union (Eurostat), the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE), the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), and the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD). ...
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15th Regional JODI Training Workshop for African Countries

The 15th Regional JODI Training Workshop was held in Tunis from 11-13 April 2017. The event was hosted by Government of Tunisia. The workshop which was organised by the IEF with the support of other JODI partner organisations (IEA, GECF OPEC and UNSD). The training programme delivered by the JODI team was tailored for the benefit of statistical officers in charge of hydrocarbon data collection at the national administrations of African regions. ...
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ADIPEC 2016

OPEC Secretary General, Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, last week attended the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) 2016, alongside a delegation from the OPEC Secretariat. ...
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14th Regional JODI Training Workshop for East European, Central Asian and MENA countries

The 14th Regional JODI Training Workshop was held in Moscow from 9-11 November 2016. The event was hosted by the by the Institute for Energy and Finance. The workshop which was organised by the IEF with the support of other JODI partner organisations (APEC, IEA, GECF OPEC and UNSD). The training programme delivered by the JODI team was tailored for the benefit of statistical officers in charge of hydrocarbon data collection at the national administrations of East European, Central Asian and MENA regions. ...
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5th Meeting of Heads of JODI Partner Organisations

The heads and representatives of the following Joint Organisations Data Initiative (JODI) partners: Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Statistical Office of the European Union (Eurostat), the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), the International Energy Agency (IEA), the International Energy Forum, (IEF), and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), met in Algiers on 26 September, ahead of the IEF15 Ministerial, and took account of progress made since their last high-level meeting in Moscow in 2014. The African Energy Commission (AFREC) also attended the meeting in Algiers as an observer. ...
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13th Regional JODI Training Workshop for Asian Countries

The 13th Regional JODI Training Workshop was held in Beijing from 18-20 May 2016. The event was hosted by the Economics and Technology Research Institute (ETRI) of the China National Petroleum Company (CNPC). The workshop which was organised by the IEF and co-sponsored by the IEA benefitted also from the support of other JODI partner organisations (APEC, GECF and UNSD). The training programme delivered by the JODI team was tailored for the benefit of statistical officers in charge of hydrocarbon data collection at the national administrations of China and other Asian Countries. ...
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1st JODI Data User Seminar

The Joint Organisation Data Initiative (JODI) is delighted to invite you to participate in the First JODI Data User Seminar held in Geneva on Thursday 11th June 2015. ...
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12th International JODI Conference

The 12th International JODI Conference was held in New Delhi, India from 8-10 April 2015. The Conference was generously hosted by the Government of India and organised by the International Energy Forum in cooperation with the JODI partner organisations: Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Statistical Office of the European Union (Eurostat), the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE), the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), and the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD). ...
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11th Regional JODI Training Workshop for South East European Countries

The 11th Regional JODI Training Workshop was held from 23-25 March 2015 in Vienna. The Energy Community Secretariat at its Headquarters hotsted the event and the IEF Secretariat organised and co-ordinated the workshop with the support of other JODI Partners (IEA, EUROSTAT, GECF, OPEC, & UNSD) for the benefit of statistical officers in charge of hydrocarbon data collection at national administrations primarily from South Eastern European countries. 35 delegates from 14 countries took part in the workshop which was designed to raise awareness and build understanding of the Joint Organisations Data Initiative (JODI) among the member states of the Energy Community, many of which are not yet contributing data to JODI. ...
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10th Regional JODI Training Workshop for Sub-Sahara and MENA Region

The 10th Regional JODI Training Workshop was held from the 23th - 25th of November 2014 in Doha, Qatar. The Workshop was hosted by the Gas Exporting Countries Forum with the support of the JODI partners: APEC, Eurostat, IEA, IEF, OPEC, OLADE, and UNSD. The objective of the workshop is to enhance JODI-Oil data quality and continue to strengthen JODI-Gas, which was publically-launched this past May at the 14th International Energy Forum Ministerial in Moscow. The Workshop gathered for some 25 participants from 20 countries, mainly from the Sub-Saharan Africa region, who are in charge of hydrocarbon data collection at national administrations and who participate in the collection and dissemination of JODI data. The Workshop will cover the following topics: • A briefing on the background, status and objectives of JODI-Oil and JODI-Gas; • Training on the JODI-Gas questionnaire and the extended JODI-Oil questionnaire; • An overview on perspectives of data users (how JODI data are used); • An open discussion on good practices regarding oil and gas data collection; • A review of data quality assessment techniques, with practical exercises for both JODI-Oil and JODI-Gas. ...
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3rd Gas Data Transparency Conference

The 3rd Gas Data Transparency Conference assessed progress made since the establishment of JODI-Gas as a permanent global data transparency initiative (an outcome linked to the Second Gas Data Transparency Conference held in Doha, 22-23 May 2012), and reviewed findings from the on-going beta testing of the JODI-Gas database, which was launched in January of this year. ...
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