Top Industry Leaders Confirmed to Speak Include:

  • Sebastian Gass
    Sebastian Gass General Manager - Technology, Strategy & Services
    Chevron
  • Keith Lilie
    Keith Lilie US Operations & Maintenance Manager
    Statoil
  • Bernt Tysseland
    Bernt Tysseland VP Operations Centre of Excellence
    Statoil
  • Anupam Singh
    Anupam Singh Venture Capital Principal
    Saudi Aramco
  • soon
    David Whitten Corporate Innovation Lead Project Manager
    Pioneer Corporation
  • Jarle Husebo
    Jarle Husebo Project Leader US Onshore Integrated Remote Operation Centre
    Statoil
  • Darryl Fett
    Darryl Fett Manager, Research - Drilling & Completions
    Total E&P
  • Jim Claunch
    Jim Claunch VP Operations Excellence
    Statoil
  • Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy
    Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy Technology Fellow & Chief Data Scientist
    Halliburton
  • Andy Flowers
    Andy Flowers Director of Advanced Analytics
    Marathon

With an estimated global value of $31 billion by 2020, the digital oilfield is the oil & gas industry’s hotbed of innovation. From drilling optimization to predictive maintenance, from AI to IoT, the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference 2018 is the only event you need to attend to find out the latest in advanced solutions for getting the most out of your assets. For 2018 we are upping the ante with more new features to support the innovators, technologists and gamechangers driving the digital transformation, including:

  • Data collection, management and integration: Hear from the leaders in data management and how they are driving efficiency gains across operational units by improving data availability, utility and visualization
  • Data analytics and predictive maintenance: Wield new automated and and integrated systems to dramatically reduce downtime and OPEX at scale
  • E&P automation and control systems: Witness real time support technology, measurement and downhole edge capability innovation to improve well placement accuracy and minimize personnel exposure
  • Change management: Refine your operating model, optimize your business processes and learn about the latest enhancements to the human machine interface
  • Data driven drilling optimization: For the first time, Upstream Intelligence is partnering with SPE’s DSATS (Drilling Systems Automation Technical Section) to deliver a day-long session on drilling automation, robotics, technology and much more!
Check out the two day conference agenda here

What's New for 2018?

Why the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference is the industry’s #1 meeting point

  • Attendance levels doubled between 2016 and 2017, including more operators with real buying power attending than ever before. Record numbers are expected for 2018, with 500+ industry leaders descending on the conference for 2 days of intensive networking and learning
  • Operator digital oilfield demos and team panels. No other event gives you the opportunity to hear how multinational oil companies are implementing digital oilfield technologies across their assets, at different scales, in different locations and across asset types
  • Silicon Valley descends on Texas. Global players Dell EMC, Intel, Microsoft and Siemens have already confirmed their support for the 2018 event, ready to showcase the innovation that the tech industry can bring to oil & gas production
  • Data driven drilling optimization. For the first time, Upstream Intelligence is partnering with SPE’s DSATS (Drilling Systems Automation Technical Section) to deliver a day-long session on drilling automation, robotics, technology and much more!
  • Brand new emerging technology showcase. A unique opportunity for innovative start-ups to pitch to VC groups and leading operator teams 'Shark Tank' style, and for the audience to witness the technologies reshaping their industry
  • First-of-a-kind cybersecurity workshop. As the digital oil field becomes a reality, so does the threat of cyberattacks. Join a brand new workshop on how you can protect your assets from cyber threats, held alongside the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference
Take a look at the full conference program

Don't just take our word for it, see what previous attendees had to say:

  • XTO Energy

    "DDP17 was an excellent and timely combination of theory, design, and application of digital transformation concepts across the value chain. Looking forward to next year."

    - XTO Energy
  • Wood

    "DDP17 had an excellent focus on digital oilfield innovation with a strong operator and end-user presence, which provided practical take-aways for attendees"

    - Innovation & Analytics Director, Wood
  • "DDP is the must attend conference for IoT, big data and analytics in the upstream industry"

    - Joe Perino
  • Noble Energy

    "Great content, demos and panel discussions. Relevant to the efforts underway in oil & gas around leveraging data as an asset."

    - Noble Energy
  • Repsol

    "Very well organized. Great networking opportunities. Would definitely attend again"

    - Repsol
  • Dell EMC

    "The conference was exactly what we were looking for - great presentations from real world examples that I can use today to improve my business results."

    - Dell EMC
  • Accenture

    "DDP2016 was spot on and all the presentations were related to industry specific problems. A huge learning experience and an inspiration."

    - Accenture
  • Reflections Data Consulting LLC

    "I was surprised at the large turnout given the low oil prices and the effect they are having at other conferences. Good talks, great networking opportunity. I would come again."

    - Reflections Data Consulting LLC
Order your copy of the conference program here to get all the latest updates

Seats are filling up quickly! Take a look at who is already confirmed to attend the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference 2018

  • Business Administration & Finance Associate - Akselos
  • Marketing - Bentley Systems
  • General Manager - Technology, Strategy & Services - Chevron
  • Account Executive - Dell EMC
  • President/Chief Executive Officer - eLynx Technologies
  • Technology Fellow & Chief Data Scientist - Halliburton
  • Digital Solutions & Drilling Automation - Halliburton
  • Executive Director - IADD (International Association of Directional Drilling)
  • President - Lavoro Technologies
  • Director of Advanced Analytics - Marathon Oil Company
  • Marketing - Microsoft
  • Partner - Morgan Lewis
  • SME/Senior Architect - Noah Consulting
  • President & CEO - Pertex
  • Corporate Innovation Lead Project Manager - Pioneer Corporation
  • Production Engineer - Proline Energy Resources Inc.
  • Investment Principal - Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures
  • Vice President - Siemens
  • US O&M Manager - Statoil
  • Project Leader Onshore Integrated Remote Operation Centre - Statoil
  • VP - Operations Excellence - Statoil
  • Vice President Operations - Statoil
  • CEO - Stepchange Global
  • Life of Field Sales Manager - TechnipFMC
  • Manager, Research - Drilling & Completions - Total E&P Research & Technology USA
  • Innovation & Data Analytics Director - Wood

Where Tech and Oil Collide

The Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference’s USP is to unite engineering, operations and IT functions from leading operators with the world’s most innovate tech companies.

In 2017 the conference boasted a knockout attendee list, 300+ strong, with all key operators represented as well as the biggest names from technology providers. Building on the success of the 2017 event, in 2018 over 500 industry leaders are expected to attend, with a big focus on the start-ups that are disrupting traditional drilling and production methods.

Take a look at the 2017 attendee breakdown to see what to expect in 2018:

Operator delegations that attended the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference 2017

Operator delegations confirmed to be at the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference

Operator delegations confirmed to be at the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference

Service company delegations that attended the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference

Service company delegations confirmed to be at the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference

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A history of attracting the most influential companies in the industry

  • anadarko
    Statoil
    Marathon oil
    Devon Energy
  • Pioneer
    conocophillips
    anadarko
    Apache
  • BP
    Encana
    hess
    SHELL
  • noble
    Pioneer
    Pioneer
    Pioneer
  • Occidental Petroleum
    Exxon-Mobil
    talos-energy
    vine
Get a more detailed snapshot of the attendee list here


Record Numbers Of Sponsors And Exhibitors Already Confirmed for 2018!

Headline Sponsor

  • dell emc

Platinum Sponsor

  • e-lynx

Gold Sponsors

  • siemens
  • Wood

Silver Sponsors

  • 3gig
  • bentley
  • Redhat

Bronze Sponsors

  • Akselos
  • Mobideo

Workshop Sponsor

  • Microsoft

Legal Sponsors

  • Morgan-Lewis

Exhibitors

  • Lavoro
  • Technip-FMC

Got a question? Get in touch below!

Siobhan O’Meara

Siobhan O’Meara

Head of Upstream Intelligence
+1800 814 3459 x7512 (US)
+44 (0) 207 375 7512 (Global)
someara@upstreamintel.com

Edward Cure

Edward Cure

Commercial Director
Upstream Intelligence
+1800 814 3459 x4306 (US)
+44 (0) 207 422 4306 (Global)
ecure@upstreamintel.com

Louis Vye

Louis Vye

Project Director
Upstream Intelligence
+1800 814 3459 x4313 (US)
+44 (0) 207 422 4313 (Global)
lvye@upstreamintel.com