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Julian Pickering

Dr Julian Pickering has a degree in Applied Physics from Brunel University, London and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Cambridge University, where he was a BP scholar. He has worked for BP for 32 years and has held major posts including the Head of Digital Technology for Global Drilling and Completions and the Head of the Field of the Future Facilities Programme. He left BP in March 2010 and set up his own company, Digital Oilfield Solutions, with partners in the United States of America. He has provided consultancy services to many large Oil and Gas companies and is a consultant to the Energistics Data Standards Organisation.

All Video Presentations from Julian Pickering

Chairman's introduction
Doing more with subsurface data
Thursday, October 25, 2012

Chairman's introduction
IT infrastructure for the digital oilfield
Thursday, June 7, 2012

Different approaches to Digital Oilfield infrastructure - what makes a good solution
Developments with digital oilfield IT infrastructure
Thursday, June 2, 2011

Extracting business value from the Digital Oilfield
New ideas for collaboration and the digital oilfield
Thursday, December 9, 2010

Knowledge Sharing in BP Using Data Exchange Standards
Improving use of collaborative technologies for oil and gas
Tuesday, February 16, 2010

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