• DAY 2
    Wednesday
    12 February 2020
  • DAY 3
    Thursday
    13 February 2020

CATEGORY: PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND EXECUTION (PM)

  • De-commissioning and reuse of Subsea HIPPS – first time in Egypt
    • Mamdouh Farouk, Offshore Projects Manager and Phase 9B Project Manager, Rashid Petroleum Company (Rashpetco), Egypt

  • The effect of project design changes on project performance in the oil and gas industry
    • Khaled El-Sherbiny, Lead Instrument and Control Engineer, Pharaonic Petroleum Company (PhPC), Egypt

  • Challenging fast track delivery for offshore 3-phase separators
    • Amr Hamdy, Account Manger, Tragency Middle East, Egypt

CATEGORY: EXPLORATION: RESERVOIR CHARACTERISATION (EXPL)

  • Water saturation calculations using resistivity-sonic or resistivity-density separation. Applications, limitations and comparison with core and saturation models
    • Soha El-Rayes, Teaching Assistant, American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt

  • Critical selection of saturation model as the success factor to address the potentiality of shaly sand reservoirs
    • Ahmed Elgazar, Operation Geology Department Manager, Agiba Petroleum Company, Egypt

  • Importance of core-calibrated quantitative elementary analysis in attaining realistic formation evaluation result
    • Chandan Majumdar, Senior Petrophysicist, Schlumberger, India

  • North Red Sea exploration, the future for giant discovery
    • Ahmed Abed Elfattah, New Venture Manager, IHPS, Egypt

  • When formation evaluation becomes a mystery, is it low resistivity pay, and why?
    • Ahmed Mohamed Hassan, Petrophysical and Geophysical Operations Assistant General Manager, Suez Oil Company, Egypt

  • The geochemical characterisation of the oil and condensate is the key to determine their genetic origin, inter-relationships and maturity
    • Mahmoud El-Sayed Abou El-Fotouh, Senior Geologist, Abu Qir Petroleum Company, Egypt

  • Evaluation of reservoir compartmentalisation through organic geochemistry (the Jawdah Field, South of Oman)
    • Saleem Abdullah Saleem Al Shukairi, Exploration Geologist, Petrogas Rima, Oman

  • Impact of rock typing on enhancing petrophysical analysis, reservoir characterisation and permeability prediction. Upper A/R”G” Dolomite, NE Alamein Field
    • Ahmed Orban, Geologist, IPR Energy Group, Egypt

  • Cutting-edge 3D seismic reprocessing technology for maximum HC flow rate
    • Ahmed Radwan, Assistant Professor, Al-Azhar University, Egypt

  • Subsalt depth imaging for improving seismic structural interpretation using 3D PSDM. Ras Budran field, central Gulf of Suez, Egypt
    • Mohamed Said Al Hateel, Geophysics Department Head, Suez Oil Company (SUCO), Egypt

  • Old field comes alive again, a case study for applying new seismic attribute techniques in Ras El-Ush old oil field
    • Mohamed Abdel Aziz, Senior Geophysicist, Vega Petroleum, Egypt

CATEGORY: UNCONVENTIONAL OIL AND GAS RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT (URD)

  • Organic-rich shales in Romanian Eastern Carpathians - unconventional hydrocarbons resources
    • Constantin Pene, Professor, University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geology and Geophisycs, Romania

  • Unlocking unconventional potentials (Shale gas) for Upper Safa formation
    • Ali Elrimily, Graduate, British University in Egypt, Egypt

  • Successful cases of chemical water shut off in heavy oil-wet sandstones
    • Hitisha Dadlani, Assistant Executive Engineer(Reservoir), ONGC, India

  • Chain reaction approach to the in-situ combustion projects – theory, experiments, modelling and ignition time forecast
    • Alexanrda Ushakova, Senior Researcher, Southwest Petroleum University, China, China

CATEGORY: OFFSHORE AND MARINE TECHNOLOGY AND OPERATIONS (MAR)

  • Zohr – a show case project of successfully delivering marine warranty services under challenging circumstances
    • Shady Elshazly, Zohr MWS Project Manager, DNV GL, Egypt

CATEGORY: COMPLETIONS (COMPL)

  • Permanent electric power supply for down hole devices in oil and gas wells
    • Mohamed Ammar, Operations Department Section Head, American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt

  • Mature offshore heavy oil field development utilising pioneer intervention method. A case study in Egypt
    • Mohamed Aboeleni, Section Head Petroleum Engineer, Gulf of Suez Petroleum Company (GUPCO), Egypt

  • Using encapsulated chemicals technology as best practices used for the downhole chemical treatment to inhibit the scale formation with ESP
    • Hossam Eldin Salem, Business Development Manager, Ajal Petroleum, Kuwait

  • Spectral noise logging through barrier diagnostics used for multiple well integrity issues identification. Case study: T4-10 offshore gas well
    • Ahmed Shaker, Completion Engineer, Petrobel, Egypt

  • Successful application of advanced enzyme clean-up system in perforated completions to revive dead wells : Case studies from Romania
    • Mohammed Abdul Rahman, Technical Manager, Epygen Labs, United Arab Emirates

CATEGORY: DRILLING (DR)

  • Automated drilling performance optimisation in Khalda Petroleum Company
    • Ahmed Abdelaziz, Drilling Engineer, Khalda Petroleum Company, Egypt

  • Development of new low cost and simplified U-MWD system
    • Jonas Solem, Lead Engineer, AdvanceTech Aps, Denmark

  • Application of predictive and prescriptive data analysis leads to successful first MPD operation, in otherwise un-drillable Gulf of Suez well
    • Abdul Saboor, Technical Manager, Weatherford, Egypt

  • Drilling optimisation: Solving lost circulation events
    • Saleh Alhaidari, Petroleum Engineer, Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia

  • Lost circulation mitigation in the Middle East: A tiered-technological approach as a key to economic success?
    • Walmy Cuello Jimenez, Senior Technical Professional, Halliburton, Saudi Arabia

  • Virtual motor prototyping and smart geo-steering technologies redefine well construction time and set new benchmark in a major UAE field
    • Elena Cantarelli, Senior Drilling Engineer, Schlumberger, United Arab Emirates

CATEGORY: OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE (OpEx)

  • Achieving reliable data through proper data quality management
    • Huda Al-Aradi, Senior Petroleum Engineer, Kuwait Oil Company (KOC), Kuwait

  • Innovative approach to a successful and conclusive avocet shortfall analysis
    • Nadine El Tanahy, Production Engineer I, Apache Corporation, Egypt

  • Case study on OPEX savings on subsea fields using all-electric technology
    • Ana Serrentino, Product Champion, OneSubsea, a Schlumberger company, United States of America

  • Improve energy efficiency by “energy saving” industrial lubricants
    • Antonio Amico, Downstream R&D Product Technology Manager, Eni, Italy

  • Implementation of optimisation methodologies for energy efficiency application
    • Rami Ahmed, Technical Support Section Head, Egyptian Projects Operation and Maintenance (EPROM), Egypt

  • Building the layers of protection in your asset integrity
    • Ayssar Hanza, Risk Engineering Director, Ace Energy Group, United Kingdom

  • Is the oil and gas industry in the Middle East and North Africa built to last the energy transition?
    • Ben Oudman, Director and Regional Manager - Oil and Gas, DNV GL, Netherlands

CATEGORY: DIGITALISATION OF OIL AND GAS (DIGI)

  • Online drilling benchmarking system: A key to well cost optimisation in malaysia
    • M Nasir M Yunus, Manager, MPM Drilling and Engineering, PETRONAS

  • Digitalisation of the oil and gas pipeline industry based on IIoT
    • Mohamed Awad, Talkha Area General Manager, Egyptian Natural Gas Company (GASCO), Egypt

  • Detection of oil-bearing layers with Cogniware AI Explorer
    • Martin Cerny, Head of Global Partner Network Cogniware, Czech Republic

  • How the latest Artificial Intelligence is transforming speed and quality of complex decision making in the oil and gas
    • Norbert Dolle, Managing Partner, White Space Energy, Netherlands

  • Enabling smart real-time petrophysical decision making through machine learning
    • Sachit Saumya, Petrophysicist, Schlumberger, India

  • Digital oil field technologies implementation in mature fields of the Western Desert of Egypt
    • Ahmed Sabaa, Petroleum Engineering Assistant Manager, Agiba Petroleum Company, Egypt

  • Benefits of applied digital technologies on the design through operations
    • Sonny Llave, Global Director, Business Development – Intelligence, Wood, United States of America

CATEGORY: GEOSCIENCE: TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS (GEOT)

  • Wide bandwidth gravity
    • Christopher Van Galder, Airborne Gravity Gradiometer Department Manager, CGG, Australia

CATEGORY: DOWNSTREAM: REFINING TECHNOLOGY, OPERATIONS AND MARKETING (REF)

  • Egypt future petrochemical industry (polymers additives production)
    • Mohamed Elnemr, Department Head, Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals Company (SIDPEC), Egypt

  • EngCryo: Better hydrogen utilisation by cryogenic hydrogen recovery
    • Ravi Kant Gupta, General Manager, Engineers India ltd, India

  • Energy saving potential for optimising crude oil distillation unit in an Egyptian refinery
    • Eslam Metwaly, Department Manager, Alexandria University, Egypt

  • Enhancing value from delayed coking through petcoke valorisation
    • Vinay Gupta, Senior Manager, Strategy and Business Development, Engineers India Ltd, India

CATEGORY: DOWNSTREAM: PETROCHEMICALS TECHNOLOGY AND OPERATIONS (PET)

  • Circular economy: What is the impact on Egyptian petrochemicals market and industry?
    • Ihab Yahia, Marketing Research Department Head, Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals Company (SIDPEC), Egypt

  • Optimise petrochemicals production facilities by using the right crude oil
    • Berj Garbouchiam, Principle Process Engineer, Bechtel, United States of America

  • Design of biodegradation rates of polyolefin wastes by locally manufactured additives
    • Abbas Ezzat, Petrochemical Professor, Alexandria University, Egypt

CATEGORY: BIOFUELS, ALTERNATIVE FUELS AND RENEWABLE ENERGY (BIO)

  • Comparison for weighted average costs of different power generation technologies renewables and fossil fuel power plants
    • Alaa Mostafa, Energy Efficiency Assistant General Manager, Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM), Egypt

  • Storage and production of hydrogen by anionic clay-catalysed decalin/naphthalene pair
    • Ryan Claydon, Doctoral Researcher, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • Production of biodiesel from waste cooking oil and non-edible oil
    • Ali Abdelfatah, Senior HSE Engineer, Egyptian Ethylene and Derivatives Company (ETHYDCO), Egypt

CATEGORY: ONSHORE AND OFFSHORE FLUIDS PROCESSING AND TRANSPORTATION; GAS PROCESSING, OPERATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY (GAS)

  • Best practices in hydrocarbon metering management
    • Ronaldten Cate, Head of Flow Testing and Calibration, DNV GL, Netherlands

  • Stranded gas no more – turning rich sour gas to profits using bio-desulfurisation technology
    • Pinkesh Sanghani, Product Manager – Gas Technologies, Schlumberger, United States of America

  • Zero flare project challenges
    • Hassan Radwn, Process Engineer, TWMA, Egypt

CATEGORY: HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT (HSE)

  • Innovation in HSE to better manage the risk in maritime, aviation and road transport operation
    • Amr Abbas, Safety Department Head, Rashid Petroleum Company (Rashpetco), Egypt

  • How to promote HSE as a business value
    • Mohamed Khalaf, HSE Manager, Giza Systems, Egypt

  • Plant extracts act as environmentally friendly and safe corrosion inhibitor to reduce spill due to corrosion of carbon steel pipes
    • Hosam Eldin Fayed, Quality Control Section Head, West Bakr Petroleum Company, Egypt

  • Towards reducing carbon footprint in the petroleum sector: The case of scope 3 emissions
    • Timothy Shaapera, Pipeline Engineer, ADNOC, United Arab Emirates

  • Adopting risk-based barrier management to help achieve process safety excellence
    • Cees de Regt, Business Development Leader Downstream Oil and Gas , DNV GL, Belgium

  • Protect your device with proper safety devices
    • Sanjiv Advani, Managing Director, PROTEGO, United Arab Emirates

CATEGORY: OIL AND GAS FIELD DEVELOPMENT (FD)

  • Unlocking new room of production in brownfield Ras Budran Field, East Central Gulf of Suez
    • Nader Mohamed, Section Head, Geologist, Suez Oil Company (SUCO), Egypt

  • Economic assessment of flared gas recovery
    • Ahmed Mohamed Roshdy, Section Head, Gas Department Production Deputy, Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC), Egypt

  • An overview of polymer chemistry to provide guidance for optimal chemical selection in Enhanced Oil Recovery polymer floods
    • Stephen Heath, Principal Scale Management Expert, Baker Hughes, a GE Company, United Kingdom

  • New indicators in SP flooding: Laboratory and coreflood evaluation on polymer types and their effects on surfactant's performance
    • Ivy Chai Ching Hsia, Senior Researcher, PETRONAS, Malaysia

  • Perforation interval optimisation in gas reservoirs: The role of 3D dynamic simulation
    • Mohamed Abdelaty, Reservoir Engineer Expert, Italian Egyptian Oil Company (IEOC), Egypt

  • Applications of different time functions in dry gas well test analysis for bounded reservoirs
    • Mostafa Sanad, Reservoir Engineer, Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS), Egypt

  • Advanced production system management for offshore gas condensate field: Challenges and successes
    • Ayman Fadel, Senior Reservoir Engineer, Abu Qir Petroleum Company, Egypt