Getting data tools implemented faster

How do we get data tools implemented and properly used faster - so people get the benefits? 1

Thursday, October 25, 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

On Thursday Oct 25th afternoon, we will run a free half day forum looking at how to get better data tools implemented and being used more quickly, so people are using them to collaborate and getting the full benefits of them.

There will be panel discussions on getting people collaborating and working better with big data tools, and doing more with data standards.

The panel discussions will be chaired by Julian Pickering, Director at Digital Oilfield Solutions and a past head of global digital drilling and completions at BP, and head of the facilities area of BP's Field of the Future.

Getting big data and collaboration tools implemented and properly used faster
David Hattrick, director oil and gas and mining Asia Pacific, Oracle
John Redfern, co-ceo, Digital Earth
Tony Edwards, director, Step Change Global

Getting data standards implemented and used faster
Ugur Algan, director, Volantice
Samit Sengupta, Geologix
Eric Toogood - DISKOS manager, Norwegian Petroleum Directorate
Jess Kozman, lead consultant, Westheimer Energy Consultants

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This is part of a series of events we are running in KL on October 24-25

October 24 - Doing more with with drilling data

October 25 -am - Doing more withsubsurface data

October 25- pm - Implementing data tools faster

Overview to our Kuala Lumpur 'doing more with data' events and sponsorship opportunities



Julian Pickering - CEO - Geologix Systems Integration Ltd

Chairman's introduction

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.

Geologix Systems Integration Ltd
Geologix has been a leading supplier, for more than 25 years, of software tools and data interpretation services to support oil and gas drilling. In the last few years, it has provided senior digital transformation advisors to clients and has developed new products to optimise oil and gas production, identify major equipment declining performance and predict equipment failure. More recently, Geologix has acquired VR and AR expertise and is promoting their adoption into oil and gas work processes.

Multiple - - Panel Discussion

Panel session: getting data tools implemented faster

Talk Description.
Julian Pickering, Director, Digital Oilfield Solutions Ltd (chair)
Ugur Algan, director, Volantice
David Hattrick, director oil and gas and mining Asia Pacific, Oracle
Jess Kozman, lead consultant, Westheimer Energy Consultants
John Redfern, co-ceo, Digital Earth
Tony Edwards, director, Step Change Global
Eric Toogood, DISKOS manager, Norwegian Petroleum Directorate
Samit Sengupta, Geologix

With audience contributions from:
Tracey Dancy, managing director, Dancy Dynamics
Andy Moore, IS subsurface manager, Santos
Stephen Allen, senior consultant, Wipro Technologies, Oman
Martin Henderson, senior geoscience data analyst, Santos
Karl Jeffery, editor, Digital Energy Journal

Used for panel discussions

Panel Discussion
This is part of our agenda where Finding Petroleum has a panel discussion.

Eric Toogood - DISKOS manager - Norwegian Petroleum Directorate

data standards panel participant

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate
The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) is a governmental specialist directorate and administrative body. It reports to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (MPE).

The paramount objective of the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate is to contribute to creating the greatest possible values for society from the oil and gas activities by means of prudent resource management based on safety, emergency preparedness and safeguarding of the external environment.

Ugur Algan - Director - Volantice

data standards panel participant

Volantice provides technical and management consultancy services in Upstream Oil and Gas sector, focused on:

• Technical and business information management
• Tender process, contract and project management
• Training and mentoring

Our clients include many of the international oil companies, as well as national oil companies, service companies and regulatory agencies. We are committed to establishing long-term relationships with our clients, and delivering valuable services on an ongoing basis. We are very flexible in our business model and can work under a variety of commercial models such as time-based fees, turnkey project pricing, or on a retainer basis.

Jess Kozman - SE Asia Regional Manager: E&P Applications - IM - Mubadala Petroleum

data standards panel participant

Jess Kozman is the Southeast Asia Regional Manager for exploration and production applications and information management at Mubadala Petroleum in Singapore. Mubadala is a fully owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi government that purchased the operations of Pearl Oil in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. Jess has over 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry as an exploration geophysicist, IT data and project manager, and has founded and operated independent consulting companies specializing in data management and predictive analytics. His project work covers over 50 countries on every petroleum producing continent. He is a Licensed Professional Geoscientist, Registered Petroleum Geophysicist, and a Certified Project Management Practitioner. Jess is a frequent speaker at industry events and facilitates workshops and field trips for education and community outreach

Mubadala Petroleum
Mubadala Petroleum is a young and ambitious international, upstream oil and gas exploration and production company. We were established as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mubadala Development Company in 2012, incorporating and building on the success of Mubadala's Oil & Gas business unit.

Tony Edwards - director - StepChange Global

panel discussion participant

Tony is a recognised expert in the application of Digital Oilfield Technologies in the oil and gas industry. He has more than 20 years experience in the oil and gas industry in leading companies such as BP and BG. His core discipline is in operations management including 5 years offshore and 3 years as Operations Manager on major Oil and Gas project.

StepChange Global
StepChange Global is a market leader in the application of Intelligent Energy and Integrated Operations, StepChange Global is a leading partner in driving business change.

The company is currently based in UK, Norway and the USA.

StepChange Global has a network of more than 35 associates that work with customers to create value by implementing effective collaboration and network based operations, locally and globally.

David Hattrick - Director Oil&Gas and Mining Asia Pacific at Oracle Corporation - Oracle Corporation

Panel participant

Sales, Marketing, Business Development professional with over 25 years experience in the IT industry with a specific focus on the Energy, Utility and Mining Industries.

Achievements include building PipeLines, a successful global surfing business in the 70s, part of the privatisation team for the first government agency in Australia in the 80s, a quantum improvement in HP's corporate reputation in ANZ and building one of Sun's largest market share sites globally in WA in the 90s, the rapid expansion of Sun's penetration of the Oil&Gas and Mining Industries across Asia Pacific, establishing EY's business development team in WA and SA and starting a charter boat business in WA in the 2000s and a successful return to IT in the late 00s with SAP, IBM and now Oracle.

Process Industries - Oil&Gas, Mining and Utilities - enterprise and operational systems. Particular interest in Integrated Operations, the integration of Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) and the associated Operational and Enterprise Reporting Systems in the Oil&Gas and Mining sectors to increase production, reduce operational costs, reduce Non Productive Time, and better manage risks on a realtime, collaborative basis.

Oracle Corporation
Oracle provides the world’s most complete, open, and integrated business software and hardware systems, with more than 370,000 customers—including 100 of the Fortune 100—representing a variety of sizes and industries in more than 145 countries around the globe. Oracle's product strategy provides flexibility and choice to our customers across their IT infrastructure. Now, with Sun server, storage, operating-system, and virtualization technology, Oracle is the only vendor able to offer a complete technology stack in which every layer is integrated to work together as a single system. In addition, Oracle's open architecture and multiple operating-system options gives our customers unmatched benefits from industry-leading products, including excellent system availability, scalability, energy efficiency, powerful performance, and low total cost of ownership.

John Redfern - Chairman & Co-CEO - Digital Earth

Panel discussion participant

Successful record in the data management, energy tech, oil & gas, alternative energy, social media and M&A fields. Educated in engineering physics and law, with a MBA from INSEAD. Broad international management experience split almost evenly between North America, Europe and Asia.

Particular strengths and interest in team building, commercial strategy, alliancing and private equity. Ideally suited to startups, turnaround situations and industries undergoing rapid change.

Digital Earth
Digital Earth is building a global data repository where oil and gas professionals can search for energy information, suppliers and people.

In the process, Digital Earth is creating not just a search tool, but a transparent marketplace for all stakeholders - host countries, service providers, and oil & gas companies - that will continue to build over time.

You can access this free public search service at Search4Oil

Digital Earth is also deploying the technology behind this search platform to help leading companies improve their own data quality, websites, and enterprise search capabilities.

Samit Sengupta - -

data standards panel participant

Samit Sengupta has over 30 years’ experience in the upstream sector of the oil and gas industry. After graduating from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, with a degree in Civil Engineering, Samit worked in the subsurface data acquisition and analysis industry in Australasia, USA, Africa and Europe with Schlumberger, Gearhart and Halliburton, prior to creating Geologix, an international software company providing products and services for aggregation, analysis, interpretation and visualization of well data

Sponsors of this event

Energistics is a not for profit organisation to help facilitate information sharing and business process integration in the oil and gas industry. It has 97 members, including all of the oil majors and major oil service companies. It is also manages the WITSML and PRODML data exchange standards for drilling and production, and provides a neutral forum for collaborative learning and sharing.

South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society (SEAPEX)
SEAPEX, or the South East Asia Petroleum Exploration Society is a non-profit organization that was established in 1973. A voluntary organization SEAPEX has developed itself to have over 1,600 active members worldwide.

Registered Delegates

John Redfern
Digital Earth Inc.
Jess Kozman
Manager - SE Asia
Mubadala Petroleum
Andrew Moore
IS Manager Subsurface
karl jeffery
Digital Energy Journal
United Kingdom
Shahrum Suhaili
Senior Account Manager
Neural Oilfield Service
Martin Henderson
Senior Geoscience Data Analyst
Santos Ltd
Julian Pickering
Digital Oilfield Solutions Ltd
Eric Toogood
Diskos Manager
Norwegian Petroleum Directorate
Tony Edwards
Stepchange Global
United Kingdom
Samit Sengupta
Managing Director
Geologix Limited
David Hattrick
Director Oil&Gas and Mining Asia Pacific
Ugur Algan
Volantice Ltd.
United Kingdom
Dale Blue
Principal Consultant
Halliburton - Landmark
United States
Steve Goodacre
General Manager - APAC
Petris Technology Australia Pty Ltd
Stephen Allen
Wipro Technologies
United Kingdom
Alan Smith
Luchelan Limited
United Kingdom