A 2-Day Agenda Packed with the Latest Case Studies, Technologies and Industry Analysis.

With pressure on cost of production and maturing wells in the North Sea, data and advanced analytics hold the key to accessing every barrel.

To grow market share and be competitive, it’s clear that companies must understand and implement their own data driven production methods… and fast.

At Data Driven Production North Sea our agenda will help you implement digital transformation in your organisation, bringing you success stories from major and independent operators, tech showcases from the most innovative service providers and live demons of solutions that have revolutionised businesses.

Check out the full agenda below.

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October 31st: DAY 1 CONFERENCE PROGRAM

SECTION A: KEYNOTE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
07:30-09:15 REGISTRATION, EXHIBITION & WELCOME COFFEE
09:15-09:25 Upstream Intelligence Welcome Speech

Chairman Paddy O’Brien CEO ITF Energy

09:25-09:30 Chairman’s Introduction

Paddy O’Brien CEO ITF Energy

09:30-10:00 The Digital Subsurface
  • How Statoil has operationalised the Digitalisation effort through process digitalisation, advanced analytics (ML, DL) and robotics
  • How digitalisation of the subsurface has improved safety, security and sustainability through improved decision making and reduced man-power
  • The Digital Subsurface Lab and its impact on optimised decision processes that increased efficiency and reduced errors

Statoil Eirik Time Leading Researcher in Digital Subsurface Technology Statoil

10:00-10:30 Après nous, le déluge: Embracing the Digital Transformation Rollercoaster
  • An assessment of the astonishing progress and journey that the Oil & Gas industry has made in the digital revolution
  • What we should expect in the future as security, machine learning, the Industrial Internet of Things and a new generation of Digital Native workers transform the way that we work
  • Consider the essential elements for a Digital Strategy fit for the realities of today’s Oil & Gas environment

DellEMC David Holmes CTO DellEMC

10:30-11:00 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK
11:00-11:30 Real-Time Data & Analytics for Upstream Oil & Gas
  • An examination of the current drivers for digital transformation within a modern Upstream Oil & Gas organisation and how to implement the necessary broad and robust strategy around the management of operational data
  • The evolution of traditional real-time data technology and the embracing of emerging – and disruptive - technology such as IoT, Cloud and Big Data Analytics
  • Key insights from across the industry around how people are successfully positioning such technology to deliver transformational change at both the Operational and Enterprise level

OSISoft Russell Herbert Oil and Gas Industry Principal OSISoft

SECTION B: USING REAL-TIME DATA AND ADVANCED ANALYTICS TO BOOST PRODUCTIVITY AND IMPROVE SAFETY
11:30-12:00 Oilfield Digitalisation - The Role of Data Analytics in Driving Production Gains Through Minimising Unplanned Deferrals and Losses
  • An examination of the current drivers for digital transformation within a modern Upstream Oil & Gas organisation and how to implement the necessary broad and robust strategy around the management of operational data
  • The evolution of traditional real-time data technology and the embracing of emerging – and disruptive - technology such as IoT, Cloud and Big Data Analytics
  • Key insights from across the industry around how people are successfully positioning such technology to deliver transformational change at both the Operational and Enterprise level

Wood Kieran Kavanagh Innovation and Data Analytics Director Wood

12:00-13:00 Digital Technologies For Reservoir Optimisation
  • Insight on emerging and maturing digital technologies optimising not only equipment, machinery, and production operations, but also the performance of the reservoir itself.
  • Utilise digital technologies to optimise your current portfolio, to defer P&A and gain maximum recovery from your reservoir.
  • How to get executive buy-in for a comprehensive digital strategy in order to provide the necessary funding and resources to deliver.

Chair: Scott Sanderson Principal Deloitte

Statoil Eirik Time Leading Researcher in Digital Subsurface Technology Statoil

Roelof Platenkamp Executive Chairman Tulip Oil

Hugues de Saint Germain Founder & Chairman Foroil

Gilles Michel Vice Chairman Foroil

13:00-14:00 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK
14:00-14:30 Getting Down to Brass Tacks: 5 NEW Best Practices for Predictive Maintenance
  • A case study approach to the “It breaks, we fix it” attitude to implementing predictive maintenance solutions that bring immediate value
  • Practical answers to the ‘how to’ of predictive maintenance: How soon can we identify a failure? Who is responsible for looking at the “potential failure”? and who should decide if - and what - actions should be taken?

Precognize Chen Linchevski CEO Precognize

14:30-15:00 Maximise Oilfield Productivity
  • Achieve production excellence by using data and analytics to identify efficiency savings and opportunities to optimise production
  • Utilise the data you already are collecting to its full potential to unlock new well and field level insight
  • Identify and invest in new data sources to enable more efficient operations and enhanced productivity

Solution Seeker Vidar Gunnerud CEO Solution Seeker

Solution Seeker Sheri Shamlou Business Development Solution Seeker

SECTION C: THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY IN OIL AND GAS
15:00-16:00 Scottish Enterprise and OGTC: Digital 2030 Workshop
  • How different could offshore Oil & Gas look by 2030? A blend of forward looking perspectives from operator, regulator and technology company viewpoints 
  • An interactive facilitated discussion looking at the key drivers of these disruptive technologies including; unmanned, autonomous, intelligent machines and the challenges that we need to overcome such as skills, security, leadership to realise this vision
  • Q&A with all the presenters and a presentation from the Chair on the future programme of work that OGTC is leading with industry

Chairman: Stephen Ashley Digital Solutions Centre Manager Oil & Gas Technology Centre

Neil Logan CEO Incremental Group

Graeme Gordon CEO IFB

Glenshore Energy Max Rowe Head of Energy and Partner Glenshore Energy

Laurence Ormerod Independent Consultant Ormerod Consulting

16:00-16:30 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK
16:30-17:30 Technology Showcase Hosted by Scottish Enterprise and the OGTC
  • Exclusive technology showcase displaying the latest innovations to boost economic efficiency and optimise production through virtual reality, artificial intelligence, drones and more
  • The session will have six, 10-minute presentations, live demonstrations and an interactive Q&A discussion with the latest innovators in digital as they pitch how their technology will transform production in the North Sea

Technologies presenting at the showcase include:

  • The Intelligent App Store, Intelligent Plant
  • Trusted Reasoning Architecture, ThinkTank Maths
  • X-PAS™, OPEX Group
  • Goshawk drone, Goshawk 
  • 3D Visualisation, University of Aberdeen 
  • Wearable augmented reality glasses Legible Data
  • 360-degree photographic digital survey R2S
17:30-19:00 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING DRINKS RECEPTION

November 1st: DAY 2 CONFERENCE PROGRAM

SECTION D: DATA GOVERNANGE AND DATA DRIVEN PRODUCTION TODAY
08:00-09:00 REGISTRATION & WELCOME COFFEE
09:00-09:15 Chairman’s Opening speech

Glenshore Energy Max Rowe Head of Energy and Partner Glenshore Energy

09:15-10:15 Barriers, Enablers And Risks Of Data-Driven Production
  • How to deliver projects using an agile approach to utilise best available data-driven-production technologies.
  • Improve accessibility to data whilst balancing the security of business sensitive information
  • Facilitate better engagement between operators and service companies to manage expectations and gain value from data exploration and analytics.

Glenshore Energy Max Rowe Head of Energy and Partner Glenshore Energy

Wood Kieran Kavanagh Innovation and Data Analytics Director Wood

Halliburton Landmark Michael Scott Industry Solutions Advisor Halliburton Landmark

TechnipFMC Andy Carter General Manager Life of Field, Europe Region TechnipFMC

10:15-10:45 Predictive Analytics And How It Will Transform The Oil And Gas Industry In Real Time
  • Identify issues before they occur by using advanced analytics to avoid expensive repairs and minimize downtime
  • Examine the potential uses for predictive analytics in oil and gas artificial lift, ESP, rod pumps, gas lift and plunger lift
  • Best practices and methodologies for potential problem diagnosis

eLynx Bill Abbott COO eLynx Technologies

10:45-11:15 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK
11:15-12:15 Connected Digital Oil Field (CDOF) Now
  • How using a proven distributed computing strategy, architecture and business focused data driven production approach can deliver measurable, bottom line results today
  • How to ensure you Digital Transformation strategy fully leverages your current data and systems environment for actionable, real time solutions.
  • Learn how our industry can take advantage of best practices in strategy, solutions, change management and operations collaboration environments and how to apply them to business opportunities, and create solutions that deliver value today while positioning for future growth.
  • Understand why tactical results are critical to your success, but must be delivered in the context of a strategic, Digital Transformation model across the enterprise.

DellEMC Chairman: Chris Lenzsch Solutions Manager, Big Data Analytics & IoT DellEMC

Arundo Analytics Edoardo Jacucci GM EMEA Arundo Analytics

Gary Mcmillan Senior Consultant- Integrated Operations Wipro

12:15-12:45 Cygnus, a flagship greenfield build - the good, the bad and the ugly”
  • Development and delivery of a flagship greenfield project in SNS and the journey to ‘operations readiness’ as a new operator in the UK
  • How successful integration of an electronic logbook and our Integrated Operations Dashboard can aid to a streamlined reporting and monitoring facility and a modern platform for production surveillance and offshore/onshore collaboration
  • A retrospective view on the importance of working alongside vendor companies in the tender phase to add value so that their innovations and technological advantages can be leveraged to their full potential
  • Why ensuring digitalisation and integrated operations are firmly embedded in the FEED process is necessary to maximise a field’s full digital capacity

ENGIE E&P Alan Bibb IT Manager Assets & Operations ENGIE E&P

12:45-14:00 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK
14:00-14:30 Condition & Performance Monitoring of SURF and SPS- Field Experience and Path Forward
  • How condition and performance monitoring can significantly reduce the cost of subsea field development and maximize well performance over the life of the field.
  • Insights into the latest technology in SURF and SPS is improving reliability and uptime in subsea fields

TechnipFMC Jean-Yves Bressand Global Sales Manager - Condition & Performance Monitoring TechnipFMC

14:30-15:00 Find the patterns in your data and transform data to knowledge
  • Reduce risk, avoid human errors, reduce effort and keep the security standards for all your data
  • How Smart Data Discovery and the next generation analytics combined with information discovery used in intuitive contexts adapted to each user to deliver actionable insights
  • Without moving data, avoiding the costly and demanding data lake

INTOP Øystein Drivflaadt CTO INTOP

15:00-15:30 Move past the buzz words: practical applications of automated reservoir and production surveillance
  • Automation and how it has Improve efficiency and reduce time spent, improved decision making
  • What can go wrong in the process of creating a results-based surveillance system

ODSI Chris Fair CEO ODSI

15:30 CONFERENCE CLOSE

October 31st: DAY 1 CONFERENCE PROGRAM

SECTION A: KEYNOTE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
07:30-09:15 REGISTRATION, EXHIBITION & WELCOME COFFEE
09:15-09:25 Upstream Intelligence Welcome Speech

Chairman Paddy O’Brien CEO ITF Energy

09:25-09:30 Chairman’s Introduction

Paddy O’Brien CEO ITF Energy

09:30-10:00 The Digital Subsurface
  • How Statoil has operationalised the Digitalisation effort through process digitalisation, advanced analytics (ML, DL) and robotics
  • How digitalisation of the subsurface has improved safety, security and sustainability through improved decision making and reduced man-power
  • The Digital Subsurface Lab and its impact on optimised decision processes that increased efficiency and reduced errors

Statoil Eirik Time Leading Researcher in Digital Subsurface Technology Statoil

10:00-10:30 Après nous, le déluge: Embracing the Digital Transformation Rollercoaster
  • An assessment of the astonishing progress and journey that the Oil & Gas industry has made in the digital revolution
  • What we should expect in the future as security, machine learning, the Industrial Internet of Things and a new generation of Digital Native workers transform the way that we work
  • Consider the essential elements for a Digital Strategy fit for the realities of today’s Oil & Gas environment

DellEMC David Holmes CTO DellEMC

10:30-11:00 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK
11:00-11:30 Real-Time Data & Analytics for Upstream Oil & Gas
  • An examination of the current drivers for digital transformation within a modern Upstream Oil & Gas organisation and how to implement the necessary broad and robust strategy around the management of operational data
  • The evolution of traditional real-time data technology and the embracing of emerging – and disruptive - technology such as IoT, Cloud and Big Data Analytics
  • Key insights from across the industry around how people are successfully positioning such technology to deliver transformational change at both the Operational and Enterprise level

OSISoft Russell Herbert Oil and Gas Industry Principal OSISoft

SECTION B: USING REAL-TIME DATA AND ADVANCED ANALYTICS TO BOOST PRODUCTIVITY AND IMPROVE SAFETY
11:30-12:00 Oilfield Digitalisation - The Role of Data Analytics in Driving Production Gains Through Minimising Unplanned Deferrals and Losses
  • An examination of the current drivers for digital transformation within a modern Upstream Oil & Gas organisation and how to implement the necessary broad and robust strategy around the management of operational data
  • The evolution of traditional real-time data technology and the embracing of emerging – and disruptive - technology such as IoT, Cloud and Big Data Analytics
  • Key insights from across the industry around how people are successfully positioning such technology to deliver transformational change at both the Operational and Enterprise level

Wood Kieran Kavanagh Innovation and Data Analytics Director Wood

12:00-13:00 Digital Technologies For Reservoir Optimisation
  • Insight on emerging and maturing digital technologies optimising not only equipment, machinery, and production operations, but also the performance of the reservoir itself.
  • Utilise digital technologies to optimise your current portfolio, to defer P&A and gain maximum recovery from your reservoir.
  • How to get executive buy-in for a comprehensive digital strategy in order to provide the necessary funding and resources to deliver.

Chair: Scott Sanderson Principal Deloitte

Statoil Eirik Time Leading Researcher in Digital Subsurface Technology Statoil

Roelof Platenkamp Executive Chairman Tulip Oil

Hugues de Saint Germain Founder & Chairman Foroil

Gilles Michel Vice Chairman Foroil

13:00-14:00 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK
14:00-14:30 Getting Down to Brass Tacks: 5 NEW Best Practices for Predictive Maintenance
  • A case study approach to the “It breaks, we fix it” attitude to implementing predictive maintenance solutions that bring immediate value
  • Practical answers to the ‘how to’ of predictive maintenance: How soon can we identify a failure? Who is responsible for looking at the “potential failure”? and who should decide if - and what - actions should be taken?

Precognize Chen Linchevski CEO Precognize

14:30-15:00 Maximise Oilfield Productivity
  • Achieve production excellence by using data and analytics to identify efficiency savings and opportunities to optimise production
  • Utilise the data you already are collecting to its full potential to unlock new well and field level insight
  • Identify and invest in new data sources to enable more efficient operations and enhanced productivity

Solution Seeker Vidar Gunnerud CEO Solution Seeker

Solution Seeker Sheri Shamlou Business Development Solution Seeker

SECTION C: THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY IN OIL AND GAS
15:00-16:00 Scottish Enterprise and OGTC: Digital 2030 Workshop
  • How different could offshore Oil & Gas look by 2030? A blend of forward looking perspectives from operator, regulator and technology company viewpoints 
  • An interactive facilitated discussion looking at the key drivers of these disruptive technologies including; unmanned, autonomous, intelligent machines and the challenges that we need to overcome such as skills, security, leadership to realise this vision
  • Q&A with all the presenters and a presentation from the Chair on the future programme of work that OGTC is leading with industry

Chairman: Stephen Ashley Digital Solutions Centre Manager Oil & Gas Technology Centre

Neil Logan CEO Incremental Group

Graeme Gordon CEO IFB

Glenshore Energy Max Rowe Head of Energy and Partner Glenshore Energy

Laurence Ormerod Independent Consultant Ormerod Consulting

16:00-16:30 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK
16:30-17:30 Technology Showcase Hosted by Scottish Enterprise and the OGTC
  • Exclusive technology showcase displaying the latest innovations to boost economic efficiency and optimise production through virtual reality, artificial intelligence, drones and more
  • The session will have six, 10-minute presentations, live demonstrations and an interactive Q&A discussion with the latest innovators in digital as they pitch how their technology will transform production in the North Sea

Technologies presenting at the showcase include:

  • The Intelligent App Store, Intelligent Plant
  • Trusted Reasoning Architecture, ThinkTank Maths
  • X-PAS™, OPEX Group
  • Goshawk drone, Goshawk 
  • 3D Visualisation, University of Aberdeen 
  • Wearable augmented reality glasses Legible Data
  • 360-degree photographic digital survey R2S
17:30-19:00 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING DRINKS RECEPTION

November 1st: DAY 2 CONFERENCE PROGRAM

SECTION D: DATA GOVERNANGE AND DATA DRIVEN PRODUCTION TODAY
08:00-09:00 REGISTRATION & WELCOME COFFEE
09:00-09:15 Chairman’s Opening speech

Glenshore Energy Max Rowe Head of Energy and Partner Glenshore Energy

09:15-10:15 Barriers, Enablers And Risks Of Data-Driven Production
  • How to deliver projects using an agile approach to utilise best available data-driven-production technologies.
  • Improve accessibility to data whilst balancing the security of business sensitive information
  • Facilitate better engagement between operators and service companies to manage expectations and gain value from data exploration and analytics.

Glenshore Energy Max Rowe Head of Energy and Partner Glenshore Energy

Wood Kieran Kavanagh Innovation and Data Analytics Director Wood

Halliburton Landmark Michael Scott Industry Solutions Advisor Halliburton Landmark

TechnipFMC Andy Carter General Manager Life of Field, Europe Region TechnipFMC

10:15-10:45 Predictive Analytics And How It Will Transform The Oil And Gas Industry In Real Time
  • Identify issues before they occur by using advanced analytics to avoid expensive repairs and minimize downtime
  • Examine the potential uses for predictive analytics in oil and gas artificial lift, ESP, rod pumps, gas lift and plunger lift
  • Best practices and methodologies for potential problem diagnosis

eLynx Bill Abbott COO eLynx Technologies

10:45-11:15 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK
11:15-12:15 Connected Digital Oil Field (CDOF) Now
  • How using a proven distributed computing strategy, architecture and business focused data driven production approach can deliver measurable, bottom line results today
  • How to ensure you Digital Transformation strategy fully leverages your current data and systems environment for actionable, real time solutions.
  • Learn how our industry can take advantage of best practices in strategy, solutions, change management and operations collaboration environments and how to apply them to business opportunities, and create solutions that deliver value today while positioning for future growth.
  • Understand why tactical results are critical to your success, but must be delivered in the context of a strategic, Digital Transformation model across the enterprise.

DellEMC Chairman: Chris Lenzsch Solutions Manager, Big Data Analytics & IoT DellEMC

Arundo Analytics Edoardo Jacucci GM EMEA Arundo Analytics

Gary Mcmillan Senior Consultant- Integrated Operations Wipro

12:15-12:45 Cygnus, a flagship greenfield build - the good, the bad and the ugly”
  • Development and delivery of a flagship greenfield project in SNS and the journey to ‘operations readiness’ as a new operator in the UK
  • How successful integration of an electronic logbook and our Integrated Operations Dashboard can aid to a streamlined reporting and monitoring facility and a modern platform for production surveillance and offshore/onshore collaboration
  • A retrospective view on the importance of working alongside vendor companies in the tender phase to add value so that their innovations and technological advantages can be leveraged to their full potential
  • Why ensuring digitalisation and integrated operations are firmly embedded in the FEED process is necessary to maximise a field’s full digital capacity

ENGIE E&P Alan Bibb IT Manager Assets & Operations ENGIE E&P

12:45-14:00 EXHIBITION & NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK
14:00-14:30 Condition & Performance Monitoring of SURF and SPS- Field Experience and Path Forward
  • How condition and performance monitoring can significantly reduce the cost of subsea field development and maximize well performance over the life of the field.
  • Insights into the latest technology in SURF and SPS is improving reliability and uptime in subsea fields

TechnipFMC Jean-Yves Bressand Global Sales Manager - Condition & Performance Monitoring TechnipFMC

14:30-15:00 Find the patterns in your data and transform data to knowledge
  • Reduce risk, avoid human errors, reduce effort and keep the security standards for all your data
  • How Smart Data Discovery and the next generation analytics combined with information discovery used in intuitive contexts adapted to each user to deliver actionable insights
  • Without moving data, avoiding the costly and demanding data lake

INTOP Øystein Drivflaadt CTO INTOP

15:00-15:30 Move past the buzz words: practical applications of automated reservoir and production surveillance
  • Automation and how it has Improve efficiency and reduce time spent, improved decision making
  • What can go wrong in the process of creating a results-based surveillance system

ODSI Chris Fair CEO ODSI

15:30 CONFERENCE CLOSE

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Connie Thorn

Global Project Director
Upstream Intelligence
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Upstream Intelligence
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Record Numbers Of Sponsors And Exhibitors Already Confirmed for 2017!

Gold Sponsor

  • dell emc

Silver Sponsor

  • Precognize

Bronze Sponsors

  • eLynx
  • intop
  • ODSI
  • Solution Seeker
  • Wood

Exhibitors

  • osi
  • Peloton