AGENDA

DAY 1
DAY 2
08:00
Registration and Welcome Coffee
09:00
Big picture: Mapping digitalization of oil & gas

What is the key to successful digital transformation of an oil & gas company? How is digitalization shaping the core business models of EPC companies? What can large tech companies offer to the oil & gas industry?

09:00 | OPERATOR PERSPECTIVE

Creating energy from data – Equinor’s Digital centre of excellence and its digital roadmap

TORBJØRN FOLREGØ
Vice President & Chief Digital Officer
EQUINOR


09:20 | EPC PERSPECTIVE

Embracing digital to deliver game-changing services to oil & gas

ERLEND FJØSNA
Head of Digital Partnering, Corporate, CDO Core team
TECHNIPFMC


09:40 | TECH PERSPECTIVE

Tech giants in oil & gas – new partners or competitors?

10:00 | INTERACTIVE VOTING SESSION

Oil & Gas Industry 4.0. Where are we and what’s next? Analytical perspective

10:50
COFFEE BREAK
11:30
New partnerships: Value creation opportunities in oil & gas

Industry mergers, strategic alliances, and new partnerships are in the news – IIoT in oil & gas laid the ground for open data ecosystems and new formats of collaboration.

11:30 | PRESENTATION

BHGE driving collaboration across the digital Oil & Gas ecosystem – BP Pharos

SAK NAYAGAM
Senior Director Alliances BHGE Digital, EMEA
BAKER HUGHES, A GE COMPANY


11:50 | PRESENTATION

Plant construction meets Silicon Valley – collaboration

JULIEN BRUNEL
Head of Digitalization
LINDE ENGINEERING


12:10 | PRESENTATION

Digital Ecosystems – do you know how to grow one?

PATRICK VON PATTAY
Head of Digital Strategy – Wintershall 4.0 Project
WINTERSHALL


12:30 | PANEL DISCUSSION

Forming digital alliances. What are the new realities of oil & gas partnerships?

  • How does digitalization disrupt traditional operator-supplier relations?
  • The new rules of the game: how should OEM, EPC and other oil & gas service companies adapt to succeed?
  • Who controls the data and how to define data ownership in new collaborative data ecosystem?
  • What are the best practices in data standardization in oil & gas?

PATRICK VON PATTAY
Head of Digital Strategy – Wintershall 4.0 Project
WINTERSHALL

EINAR LANDRE
Lead analyst, COO CIT Emerging Technologies Group
EQUINOR

STEPHEN COOK
Chief Commercial Officer, Group Technology
BP

JULIEN BRUNEL
Head of Digitalization
LINDE ENGINEERING

SAK NAYAGAM
Senior Director Alliances BHGE Digital, EMEA
BAKER HUGHES, A GE COMPANY

13:00
Lunch
14:00
Advanced analytics: Unlocking the full potential of Big Data

An increasing variety of data and better connectivity opens up new ways to improve business process and deliver tangible business value to the oil & gas industry.

This session will cover the latest developments in big data and analytics with case studies from oil & gas and technology companies.

14:00 | PRESENTATION

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at the core of Eni’s industrial processes

GIACOMO SILVESTRI
Group Head of Digital Strategy, Innovation & Portfolio
ENI


14:20 | PRESENTATION

Benefits of edge and cloud analytics for predictive maintenance in oil gas upstream and downstream

VINCENT JACQUEMET
Digital Consulting Director Oil & Gas
SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC


14:40 | PRESENTATION

Introducing digital operations centers, implementing AI to support key decisions.

15:00 | PRESENTATION

Moving from reliable assets to reliable profits – unleashing insights from asset and process data

15:30
COFFEE BREAK AND TECHNICAL DEMONSTRATION- VISUAL ASSET MANAGEMENT
16:00
Brainstorming session: Facing challenges of digital transformation

Delegates are divided into groups and brainstorm their solution with the help of facilitators.

Each facilitator presents their group’s findings.

Group A: What is the key to enterprise-wide scaling of digitalization pilot projects?


Group B: How to ensure adoption of digital transformation initiatives?


Group C: Moving beyond digitalization to disruption. What will the Netflix, Uber or Amazon of oil & gas look like?


Group D: How to attract digital natives into oil & gas?


17:30
Evening Reception
08:00
Welcome coffee
08:30
Innovation session – start-ups talks

The innovation session features pitch deck presentations from a number of promising oil & gas start-ups, followed by delegates voting for the most promising solution.

09:00
Emerging technologies: new value creation opportunities

CHAIRPERSON: ELERONORE LAZAT

Analyst

BLOOMBERG NEW ENERGY FINANCE 

Every new digitalization technology and solution brings a promise to completely redefine existing operations and generate new business value for an oil & gas company. How to make the right choice and invest in solutions and technologies that will add real business value to a company?

9:00| PRESENTATION

Operator’s keynote: How will emerging technologies improve architecture and design to deliver higher business value?

NOORDDIN TAJ
Lead Architect
IT Strategy and Architecture& Digital Innovation
BP

9:20 | PRESENTATION

Edge computing as a key to real-time analytics

ANN SUN 
Vice President, Market Development
ATOMITON

09:40 | PANEL DISCUSSION

Harnessing the value of innovation

• ROI – Return on Innovation: what should be taken into account when assessing the potential value of investment in new digitalization solutions and technologies?
• What are the main difficulties for the oil & gas industry working with early – stage technologies and companies?
• How can oil & gas companies minimize the risks associated with partnering with new technology vendors?
• What is the key to successful integration of new digitalization solutions and technologies in existing infrastructure?

ASGER KLINDT
General Manager of Customer Operations,EMEA
MAANA

ANN SUN
VP,Market Development
ATOMITON

GINO FERRU
Vice Presiden
C3 IoT

NOORDDIN TAJ
Lead Architect
IT Strategy and Architecture & Digital Innovation
BP

10:45
Coffee break + Technical demonstration – AR use cases in oil & gas
11:15
Parallel sessions: Achieving business objectives with digital tools – case studies from upstream and downstream sectors

UPSTREAM

Chairman: OSCAR  ABBINK

Director Upstream

IHS MARKIT

11:15 | PRESENTATION

Developing real-time data visualization platform developed to support well drilling activity

VINICIUS GUSMAO
Telecommunication Engineer
PETROBRAS

11:35 | PRESENTATION

A case study on using high-performance computing (HPC) and machine learning to optimize exploration

11:55 | PRESENTATION

Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the E&P – a case study on maximizing Return on Investment (ROI) of drilling activities

12:15 | PRESENTATION

The emergence of the cognitive Digital Twin – the latest developments

12:35 | Q & A SESSION

DOWNSTREAM

Chairperson:

11:15 | PRESENTATION

Operator’s keynote: How IT/OT convergence can help reduce plant Process Safety Incidence

SHARUL RASHID

 Engineer

Instrument andControl

PETRONAS

11:35 | PRESENTATION

Digital Refining for Improved Margins and Safe Operations: A Case-study on Corrosion

CHANDRA SARAVANAN

Vice President, R&D

RELIANCE INDUSTRIES

11:55 | PRESENTATION

Driving Intelligent Downstream Processes – from Vision to Value

CORNELIA JUDS

 Senior Sales Manager

 IMPLICO

12:15 | PRESENTATION

Driving efficiencies by empowering the oil and gas workforce

12:35 | Q & A SESSION

14:00
Digital leadership: Embracing enterprise-wide transformation

Chairman: EMANUELE VEATTI
Partner, Head of the Digital Practice
BAIN & COMPANY

The digital transformation of oil & gas companies cannot be achieved by investing in digital tools and technologies alone. It requires a change in individual behavior of employees, culture change, and new leadership mindset.

14:00 | PRESENTATION

Building a digitally dextrous company. Case study on OMV Petrom

JACO FOK
Chief Innovation
OMV PETROM

14:20 | PRESENTATION

Leveraging data and technology to fuel enterprise-wide growth

14:40 | PRESENTATION

Best practices of attracting digital natives to oil and gas

15:00 | PANEL DISCUSSION

How to become a digital leader of tomorrow’s oil & gas?

  • Do oil & gas companies need to appoint a Chief Digital Officer (CDO) to drive digital transformation across the business?
  • What are the key traits of a digital leader in oil & gas?
  • How to foster a culture of change in oil & gas companies?
  • How to attract, integrate, and develop digital talent into the core business?

JACO FOK

Chief Innovation

OMV PETROM

ANDRAS SVEBI

Head of Global Solutions Delivery

MOL GROUP

CLAUDIA ZULUAGA

Principal Digital Product Manager

SHELL

ELISABETTA PURALLI

Head of Change Management at Digital Business Unit

 ENI

15:30
Coffee break + Technical demonstrations: value chain optimization solution
16:00
Future of oil & gas: Accelerating the energy transition

Transitioning to a lower-carbon energy system, change in supply and demand dynamics, increasing vulnerability of critical oil & gas assets – the future of oil & gas industry is full of challenges. How can digitalization technologies help to drive sustainable performance for the oil & gas companies in the long run?

16:00 | PRESENTATION

Innovation to transform the energy future. How digitalization enables oil and gas operators to transition to a new energy ecosystem

HAVARD DEVOLD
Group Vice President, Digital Lead – Global Oil, Gas & Chemical
ABB

16:20 | PRESENTATION

Digital’s Role in Reducing the Oil and Gas Industry’s Environmental Footprint

HARSHIT SHARMA,

Leading Analyst at Energy Transition group
LUX RESEARCH

16:40 | PRESENTATION

Addressing cyber-security concerns: what can be done to protect connected assets?

17:00 | PRESENTATION

Applying Blockchain to address the environmental impact of oil & gas – making carbon footprint more transparent

17:45
CONFERENCE CLOSE
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After an intense first day of the conference, delegates board the boat for the informal of the evening in the Restaurant and Conservatory at Nemo Science Museum.

EVENING RECEPTION AT NEMO SCIENCE MUSEUM AT 17:30