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.

Session 21
Oil, Gas and Unconventional Field Developments (OGUFD): Reservoir engineering, evaluation, monitoring and testing
Session Location:  Room 3, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Mostafa Abdelkhalek, Reservoir Engineer, Royal Dutch Shell
Nour El-Din Darhim, Reservoir Engineering Section Head, GUPCO
  • 15:30-15:50
    Practical application of integrated analysis approach of pressure and production transient data
    Ahmed El-Maraghi Ahmed El-Maraghi
    Petroleum Engineer
    Qarun Petroleum Company
  • 15:50-16:10
    The usage of RTA in evaluating the uncertainty in reservoir rock/fluid properties and reserves
    Abotaleb Abdel Azim Abotaleb Abdel Azim
    Section Head Reservoir Engineer
    Khalda Petroleum Company
  • 16:10-16:30
    The Western Desert: a distinctive exploration and reservoir synergy
    Stefano Raniolo Stefano Raniolo
    Oil Field Reservoir Coordinator
  • 16:30-16:50
    Zohr – case study for fast track sour gas processing
    Tarek Medhat Tarek Medhat
    Business Development Manager
    Schlumberger - One Surface
  • 16:50-17:00
    Panel Q&A
Session 24
Oil, Gas and Unconventional Field Developments (OGUFD): New developments in enhanced oil recovery
Session Location:  Room 3, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Mahfouz Elbony, Exploration Consultant, Edison International Spa
Ahmed Abdel Meguid, Field Service Quality Coordinator, Production Enhancement, Halliburton
  • 10:00-10:20
    Development of a successful flowback surfactant and its use in tight and unconventional reservoirs
    Arnaud Cadix Arnaud Cadix
    R&D Project Manager
  • 10:20-10:40
    ULTRAFLO-N: a technology enhancing oil recovery from water-flooded oil fields
    Sergei Matveev Sergei Matveev
    Technical Domain Champion - Reservoir Management
    Idzhat Innovation
  • 10:40-11:00
    Field testing of a new generation single well chemical tracer chemicals in high temperature conditions
    Olaf Huseby Olaf Huseby
    Vice President Technology & Interpretation
  • 11:00-11:20
    The importance of good reservoir management in reviving the mature flooded multi layered reservoirs
    Abdelnaser Hamdy Abdelnaser Hamdy
    Reservoir Assistant General Manager
    Khalda Petroleum Company
  • 11:20-11:30
    Panel Q&A
Session 27
Oil, Gas and Unconventional Field Developments (OGUFD): Reservoir evaluations - challenges and lessons learned
Session Location:  Room 3, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Ahmed Abd El Fattah, General Manager and Board Member, Petrozenima
Khaled Raafat, Senior Petrophysicist, BP
  • 11:30-11:50
    Unconventional reservoir development in Egypt: lessons learned from the first appraisal wells
    Mohamed Salah Mohamed Salah
    Production Engineer
    Khalda Petroleum Company
  • 11:50-12:10
    Analytical equivalent model for production decline analysis of tight and shale reservoirs
    Mazher Ibrahim Mazher Ibrahim
    Senior Advisor Reservoir Engineer
    Apache Corporation America
  • 12:10-12:30
    Unconventional resources… achieving commerciality in North America, and challenges for the Middle East
    Amgad Younes Amgad Younes
    Joint Venture Manager
    Unconventionals, Shell Exploration and Production Company
  • 12:30-12:50
    Ranking the quality and the productivity of the major unconventional resources in Egypt
    Soha El-Rayes Soha El-Rayes
    Teaching Assistant
    American University in Cairo (AUC)
  • 12:50-13:00
    Panel Q&A
Session 30
Oil, Gas and Unconventional Field Developments (OGUFD): Field surveillance and smart digital oil fields
Session Location:  Room 3, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Mahmoud Shawkat, Marketing & Sales Director Egypt & East Africa, BHGE
Tharwat Hassane, Professor of Petroleum Engineering, British University
  • 14:00 - 14:20
    Minimise system upsets in high oil production facility throughout demulsifier chemical trial
    James Scarborough James Scarborough
    R&D Engineer
    Baker Hughes, a GE Company
  • 14:20 - 14:40
    Get the most from your assets with production optimisation
    Pascal Le Gal Pascal Le Gal
    Business Development Director
  • 14:40 - 15:00
    A new frontier in productivity of artificial lift systems
    Evgeniya Kiseleva Evgeniya Kiseleva
    Senior Solutions Architect
    Baker Hughes, a GE Company, Egypt
  • 15:20-15:30
    Panel Q&A
Session 33
Oil, Gas and Unconventional Field Developments (OGUFD): Reservoir characterisation and integrated development planning
Session Location:  Room 3, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Taner Batmaz, Stimulation Domain Manager, Schlumberger
Tarek Afifi, Geologist - NA Geology Discipline Lead, BP
  • 15:30-15:50
    A case study of viscous oil development in the Jasmine field, the Gulf of Thailand
    I Nengah Nuada I Nengah Nuada
    Senior Geologist
    Mubadala Petroleum
  • 15:50-16:10
    Analysis of different wave genesis to improve the efficiency of seismic exploration
    Ahmed Radwan Ahmed Radwan
    Assistant Professor, Geology Department
    Al-Azhar University
  • 16:10-16:30
    Analysing and evaluating an unconventional Upper Safa formation, the Western Desert, Egypt
    Mohamed A. F. Omran Mohamed A. F. Omran
    Teaching Assistant
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
  • 16:30-16:50
    The power of RTA in characterising compartment reservoirs and evaluating reserves
    Shrief Ibrahim Shrief Ibrahim
    Senior Reservoir Engineer
    Khalda Petroleum Company
  • 16:50-17:00
    Panel Q&A