Press Release 2015


The first edition of the Flow Control Exchange Conference & Exhibition which took place in March 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, was a great success, with full conference rooms and high quality presentations. The event gathered buyers, suppliers, users and experts in tubes and pipes, valves and fittings (PVF) for industries in Brazil and around the world, exceeding all expectations and ensuring its position for the coming years.

Rio de Janeiro is the heart of the oil and gas industry in Brazil, making it the ideal location to meet highly knowledgable professionals and suppliers. In addition the event attracted experts from other important sectors and markets including (petro)chemical, food & beverage and mining among others. Delegates and visitors to the event enjoy visiting the wonderfully vibrant city, surrounded by beaches andmountains, as well as excellent commercial and technical networking.

Flow Control Exchange is organized by KCI Publishing, the leading company for valve and stainless steel related publications and events in cooperation with Messe Düsseldorf, organizers of such well knowon expositions as Valve World and Stainless Steel World. The first edition of the Flow Control Exchange had the important cooperation of Petrobras, the most important oil and gas company in Brazil, in organizing and conducting all the technical sessions.