9:00
PLENARY SESSION AND DISCUSSION. A REFLECTION ON THE STATE OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN ENERGY INDUSTRY IN THE NEW NORMAL
10-year challenge: How has digitalization changed the oil & gas industry in the last decade? How will it change the industry over the coming decade after-crisis?
  • PRESENTATION
Keynote: Next normal in the energy industry: What have we learnt and how to lock in the best practices and changes?
  • PRESENTATION
Leading company-wide digital transformation - from idea to digital innovation at scale
  • DISCUSSION
-10-year challenge: How has digitalization changed the oil & gas industry in the last decade? How will it change the industry over the coming decade after-crisis?
-How does energy transition affect the digital strategy and agenda?
The economics of digital transformation in oil & gas - estimating the return on investment. Is digitalization living up to its promise?
-Digital maturity model – the main pitfalls at each stage, and strategies to overcome them. How to diagnose and fix stagnant digital transformation

10:30
COFFEE BREAK
11:15
PLENARY SESSION. THE ART OF DIGITAL STRATEGY EXECUTION
Digital leaders panel. The art of digital strategy execution.
  • PRESENTATION
Digital at Scale, an Organizational Transformation Challenge
Weighing the benefits and organizational feasibility of scaling up successful pilots, setting up the right technology ecosystem, and choosing the right pace.

  • PRESENTATION
Lessons learned from leading a large-scale change management programme in oil & gas.
Strategies to adopt change management methodologies and make transformation sustainable over time

  • DISCUSSION
Delivering the promise of digital transformation
- Setting up the right metrics, incentives and performance management processes to support change
- Best practices in prioritizing a transformation road map. How to differentiate great digitalization initiatives from mediocre ones
- The role of each company’s department in digital transformation

12:45
FEATURED SESSION. OSDU - REDEFINING COLLABORATION WITH OPEN SOURCE DATA PLATFORM
What has been achieved so far, and what is ahead? What are the use cases and benefits? Views from oil & gas companies, oilfield services, and vendors.
  • PRESENTATION
Setting up industry-wide standards for collaboration. Case study on transforming the subsurface data and application landscape (OSDU)
13:00
Lunch
14:30
DEMOCRATIZING DATA. DATA MANAGEMENT BEST PRACTICES AND TOOLS
  • PRESENTATION
Breaking data from silos and putting it into context - deep dive into benefits of data contextualization
  • PRESENTATION
Reprocessing legacy data. Best practices in maintaining and utilizing prior industry knowledge for current use with digital tools
  • PRESENTATION
Digital Twin. Case study on introducing Digital Twin to increase data openness and speed of development
16:00
Coffee break and exhibition circle tour
Take your phone, snacks and explore the innovative solutions in the oil & gas industry presented by our partners and win prizes!
16:30
SOLVING REAL-LIFE CASE STUDIES FROM THE INDUSTRY
In this session, four oil & gas companies will present their real-life case studies with supporting data and context. The audience will try to solve the case studies with the help of facilitators.
  • Case 1
From proof to value.
How to scale a successful advanced analytics pilot project

  • Case 2
First adopter or first follower.
Where to start with artificial intelligence deployment

  • Case 3
Equipping for change.
How to launch a successful enterprise-wide upskill programme.

  • Case 4
Investing decisions.
Is an investment in the digital twin of an existing production facility worth it?
18:30
EVENING RECEPTION
It's time for the informal digital pundits gathering!
7:00
ROAD TO MINDFULNESS
30 minutes of jogging along the river embankment to reach a full connection between body and mind, free from distraction.
8:15
WORKING BREAKFAST
Kick-start the day with the coffee and a brainstorming discussion. What are the strategies to overcome cultural resistance, attract new talent & upskill the existing workforce?
9:00
STARTUP PITCHING COMPETITION. 5 STARTUPS, 5-MINUTE PRESENTATIONS, 5 JUDGES
In this session, you will hear about the latest innovation in oil & gas digitalization from startups. Each company has 5 minutes to prove to the panel of judges that their solution is a true game-changer in oil & gas.
10:15
FEATURED SESSION. NEW PARTNERSHIP MODELS IN ENERGY INDUSTRY. DRIVING THE INDUSTRY FORWARD THROUGH COLLABORATION
  • PRESENTATION
When the whole is greater than the sum of its parts - case-study of successful cross-sector collaboration. Contribution of oil & gas operator, service company, technology and consultants
  • PRESENTATION
Digitalization partnerships between oil & gas operators - setting up the framework for sharing competencies and technology of large-scale digital transformations
  • PRESENTATION
Joint presentation: defining collaboration models with startups in oil & gas
11:00
Coffee break, speed-networking and 1-1 meetings
11:30
DECONSTRUCTING THE ENABLERS OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATON- AI, CLOUD, EDGE COMPUTING, 5G
  • PRESENTATION
Cloud advancements. Realising the full business value of Cloud and associated services (HPC, ML, data lakes) in all aspects of the oil & gas value chain
  • PRESENTATION
Edge computing - new opportunities for real-time monitoring and analytics. Understanding architectural considerations of edge computing deployment
  • PRESENTATION
Artificial Intelligence (AI) for oil & gas production optimisation. Improving the reliability of well production forecasts. Enabling artificial intelligence - the convergence of Big Data and High-Performance Computing (HPC)
  • PRESENTATION
A proactive approach to cyber-security - understanding and preventing security threats of evolving IT/OT integration, cloud advancement, edge connectivity
  • PRESENTATION
5G network infrastructure as a critical enabler for digitalization in oil and gas. Emerging use cases, costs estimates and opportunities
13:30
LUNCH
14:30
ENERGY TRANSITION- RISING TO THE NEW CHALLENGES OF OIL & GAS WITH DIGITAL TOOLS
  • PRESENTATION
The role of data-driven technology in the energy transition. Understanding how digital technologies can contribute to reducing carbon emissions
  • PRESENTATION
How to synergize investment in new technologies and energy transition


  • DISCUSSION
Defining the role of digital transformation in the energy transition.
- Investment in digitalisation and energy transition - mutually exclusive or complementary?
- How to align profitability and environmental incentives when investing in digital?
- Best practices for reducing environmental footprints with digital technologies
16:00
Coffee break and 1-to-1 networking
16:30
Learning from mistakes
Failure is an essential part of innovation. But it only works when the process of failure leads to learning. At conferences, we tend only to talk about success stories, and disregard our experience from failing with digital transformation initiatives.

This session aims to correct that. Three brave speakers + open mic + drinks reception = digital screw-ups night
17:30
CONFERENCE CLOSE
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