Having received over 700 abstracts from across the globe, the EGYPS 2019 Technical Conference delivered 33 sessions across 11 technical categories, over 3 days at the Egypt International Exhibition Center. With over 130 international technical expert speakers and share in their wealth of experience and knowledge.

14:00-15:30
Session 3
Artificial Intelligence and Connected Performance Technology and Services (AICPTS): The Artificial Intelligence & machine learning era of oil and gas
Session Location:  Room 3, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Islam Hammad, IT Manager, Edison International Spa
Huseyin Seker, Director of Enterprise & Engagement and Reader in Computer Science, Northumbria University
  • 14:00-14:20
    Artificial-neural network application: predicting the fluid rate and bottom-hole flowing pressure for gas-lift oil wells
    Mazen Hussein Mazen Hussein
    Reservoir Engineer
    Gulf of Suez Petroleum Company (GUPCO)
  • 14:20-14:40
    Artificial neural network (ANN) can better determine petrophysical properties than conventional techniques in shaly sand reservoirs
    Ghareb Mostafa Hamada Ghareb Mostafa Hamada
    Associate Professor
    Universiti Teknologi Petronas
  • 14:40-15:00
    Digitalising an old offshore oilfield using Artificial Intelligence
    Roberto Espinoza Roberto Espinoza
    Head of Pre-Projects
    Dragon Oil
  • 15:00-15:20
    Emulsion stability tool development for prediction of chemically induced EOR emulsion and normal emulsion application
    Nor Hadhirah Binti Halim Nor Hadhirah Binti Halim
    Researcher
    PETRONAS
  • 15:20-15:30
    Panel Q&A
15:30-17:00
Session 6
Artificial Intelligence and Connected Performance Technology and Services (AICPTS): Ensuring oil and gas safety, cyber security and operational excellence
Session Location:  Room 3, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Islam Hammad, IT Manager, Edison International Spa
Reem El Ghannam, Integrated Solutions Sales Lead, Schlumberger
  • 15:30-15:50
    Technology innovation trends on operational excellence and security
    Hossein Rokhsari Hossein Rokhsari
    Managing Partner
    Darcy Partners
  • 15:50-16:10
    Protecting oil and gas production facilities from cyber-security attacks (applied data security model in PhPC)
    Karim Solyman Karim Solyman
    DCT Systems Supervisor
    Pharaonic Petroleum Company (PhPC)
  • 16:10-16:30
    Big data and machine learning in safety for improved risk visualisation and safety lifecycle compliance
    Mohamed A. Saad Mohamed A. Saad
    EMEA Strategic Business Development Leader – Process Safety
    Schneider Electric
  • 16:30 - 16:50
    Security and Darth Vader, human behavior, culture and politics on cyber security
    Cyril Widdershoven Cyril Widdershoven
    Founder and Director
    VEROCY
  • 16:50-17:00
    Panel Q&A
17:00-18:30
Session 9
Artificial Intelligence and Connected Performance Technology and Services (AICPTS): Smart digital oil and gas solutions
Session Location:  Room 3, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Mirna Arif, Regional Sales Director Digital, BHGE
Huseyin Seker, Director of Enterprise & Engagement and Reader in Computer Science, Northumbria University
  • 17:00-17:20
    Automatic spiral weld anomaly detection using magnetic data for pipeline in-line inspection
    Amine Ait Si Ali Amine Ait Si Ali
    Data Scientist
    Baker Hughes, a GE Company
  • 17:20-17:40
    Cloud SCADA for critical infrastructure
    Ehab Fakhry Ehab Fakhry
    SCADA General Manager
    Egyptian Natural Gas Company (GASCO)
  • 17:40-18:00
    Drone-based asset management for oil and gas
    Philip Buchan Philip Buchan
    Director
    Cyberhawk Innovations
  • 18:00-18:20
    Distributed ledger applications in energy (energy coin)
    Ahmed Abdelhady Ahmed Abdelhady
    Board Member
    SwIdeas AB
  • 18:20-18:30
    Panel Q&A
10:00-11.30
Session 12
Artificial Intelligence and Connected Performance Technology and Services (AICPTS): Improving asset performance management with digital solutions
Session Location:  Room 3, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Mohamed Elkassify, Chief Information Security Officer, Egyptian Projects Operation & Maintenance (EPROM)
Reem El Ghannam, Integrated Solutions Sales Lead, Schlumberger
  • 10:00-10:20
    Leveraging real-time Big data and machine learning to optimise drilling performance
    Emad Elsebakhi Emad Elsebakhi
    Chief Data Scientist
    PETRONAS, Malaysia
  • 10:20-10:40
    Anomaly trend detection tool: early prediction of equipment failure based on sensor data analytics
    Lennart van Luijk Lennart van Luijk
    Senior Data Scientist & Metering Specialist
    DNV GL
  • 10:40-11:00
    On the edge of tomorrow - a road map to a data-driven asset performance management
    Yahia Roshdi Daif Yahia Roshdi Daif
    Senior Asset Management Engineer
    Methanex
  • 11:00-11:20
    Improve predictability of asset performance using IIoT enabled health monitoring
    Johan Ferket Johan Ferket
    Consultancy Manager
    Stork, a Fluor company
  • 11:20-11:30
    Panel Q&A