By Brennan Stark, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Offshore Technology Conference, arguably the world's leading exhibition of offshore resource development strategies, ventured for the very first time outside its native Houston, Texas to meet in Rio de Janeiro's Riocentro convention center last October 4th-6th. The OTC Brasil 2011 Conference and Exhibition was a premier event sponsored by OTC that aimed to address the latest technical advances and challenges of deepwater offshore drilling, both in Brazilian and other international waters.
The inaugural event attracted more than 10,000 attendees and 400 companies representing 23 countries. Two . . .