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2021 Technical Program

2021 Technical Program

2021 Technical Program

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    • Keynote Speaker Series
    During this session, the keynote speaker will share Total Upstream Nigeria Limited (TUPNI) successful execution strategy which builds on the significant track record of Total and partners in deliverin ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    150 mins
    • Panel
    Offshore wind projects are moving into an era of rapid growth. From initial financing and planning through construction and operation, projects encounter a number of challenges that have potentially s ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session will provide an overview of the portfolio of technologies currently progressed by the Department of Energy in the US to advance offshore EOR, followed by papers that present new ways to e ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    150 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    The Buzios Field is the largest deepwater oil discovery in the world. It reached a daily production record of 674,000 bpd on 13 July 2020, with four installed and fully operational FPSOs. Located appr ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP)
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    396 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This poster session gives the OTC program committee a special opportunity to showcase talented technical leaders from across the industry and the globe.
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    312 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This poster session gives the OTC program committee a special opportunity to showcase talented technical leaders from across the industry and the globe.
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    Innovative geological processes and data integration are critical in providing cost savings and efficiencies in the oil and gas industry. This session utilizes field studies to showcase innovative geo ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session incorporates the full life cycle of topsides engineering, including diligent planning to zero emissions, digital commissioning, exceeding processing capacity to inspections using robots. ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    Flow assurance has always remained a cornerstone for deepwater development but has been challenged lately as a mature discipline. The topics discussed in this session adopt innovation such as real-tim ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    In this session, advancement in life extension assessment of offshore facilities, such as remote and automated inspection technologies, atypical repairs, remaining life assessment tools, and methods t ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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    75 mins
    • Keynote Speaker Series
    The challenges associated with maintaining the lower cost regime that has emerged from the downturn in the deep-water industry has forced the manufacturers and operators to work together for better so ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    150 mins
    • Panel
    Even in a low oil and gas price environment, the deepwater offshore industry not only needs to compete with low cost supplies from conventional onshore fields but also with the quick turn on/turn off ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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    • Panel
    There’s never been a more exciting time for offshore wind in the U.S. After years of permitting delays, the industry is poised to take off. The White House has announced a series of moves to help spur ...
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    The Liza field is being developed by ExxonMobil, along with co-venturers Hess and CNOOC, and is located in the Stabroek Block, roughly 200 km offshore Guyana in approximately 1,800-meter-deep water. S ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    In the current environment of cost cutting, combined with continued expansion of offshore developments in challenging geologic and environmental conditions, significant advances have been made in offs ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    Materials innovations promise exciting new opportunities for progressing the technological frontiers critical for sustainable advancements, such as energy production, nanoelectronics, artificial intel ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    Additive manufacturing (AM) is bringing about a paradigm shift in the way mechanical design and supply chain integrates with manufacturing; the session intends to put this into context from the viewpo ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    As fields continue to be explored and commercialized to greater water depths, pipeline engineers are confronted with even greater challenges. This session attempts to assist modern designers by examin ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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    120 mins
    • Networking Event
    Supplier Diversity is the process of integrating diverse suppliers into the execution of corporate strategy. That is why corporations like bp and Chevron are coming together for a networking reception ...
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    60 mins
    • Keynote Speaker Series
    Our industry faces the dual challenge of providing energy the world needs, while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. This will require transformational change and the need for disruptive innovation to ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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    180 mins
    • Around the World
    In an opening segment of combined live and virtual presentations, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources and Energy and Natural Resource Ministers from Canadian provinces will highlight Canadian leade ...
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    • Around the World
    This session will provide the different perspectives on Angola’s oil and gas industry and the changes that are being made throughout the country to attract investments, how the Angolan Government is w ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    150 mins
    • Panel
    Over the last four years, Brazil has had successful lease rounds at its pre-salt prospects. Production has more than doubled in the last five years, with a significant increase of almost 18% from 2019 ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session will highlight papers covering progress in metocean studies of the Gulf of Mexico, a state-of-the-science multi-resolution ocean current modeling system and a fresh look at the definition ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  4. ePoster Lounge
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    396 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This poster session gives the OTC program committee a special opportunity to showcase talented technical leaders from across the industry and the globe.
  5. ePoster Lounge
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    352 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This poster session gives the OTC program committee a special opportunity to showcase talented technical leaders from across the industry and the globe.
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This technical session focuses on drivers, alternatives, and design solutions for handling LNG offshore and the future of the floating LNG (FLNG) technology. Topics covered will include market analysi ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session will focus on the deployment of technologies within the offshore energy. The session will review technology qualification, validation, and review for offshore deployment and adoption with ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session will cover technological advancements, well structural changes resulting in simple operations and time savings. Design verification and validation, and industry standards and regulatory r ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    Effective integration of Project Management (PM) and Systems Engineering (SE) is essential to deploy successful offshore systems in the rapidly advancing space of digitalization and automation systems ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    180 mins
    • Networking Event
    As the energy sector evolves, so should its workforce. Whether your program is non-existent or fully developed, join us for a three-hour networking event and learn more about how to research, develop, ...
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    75 mins
    • Keynote Speaker Series
    The oil and gas industry began taking baby steps towards digital transformation but the industry has not yet captured the value that it can create. During a time where the industry has seen unpreceden ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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    150 mins
    • Panel
    The market for subsea may recover in the next year or two to a point where demand and supply balance again but what will it look like? The future of subsea will may not be business as usual with focus ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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    150 mins
    • Panel
    This panel session will bring together four recognized expert practitioners in the field of systems engineering. Each panelist will present a personal story of their experience working in systems engi ...
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    The Maritime civil infrastructure sector is a critical component of both the economy, and resiliency of many countries. An innovative maritime infrastructure sector can impart a competitive advantage ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration Inc. (SME)
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    180 mins
    • Around the World
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session will focus on the subsea processing and design aspects of deep water subsea installations. It includes introducing the innovative process, methodology, technology development, experiences ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    Our industry has responded to the relentless pressure to do more with less resources and at even lower cost: cutting edge geophysical technologies and workflows allow us to optimize field developments ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session will focus on the deployment of technologies within the offshore energy. The session will cover technology qualification, validation, and standard approval for offshore deployment and ado ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This technical session focusses on various digitalization, data science, and modeling projects with the oil and gas industry. The papers introduce methods, applications, and results on digital twins, ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    • Keynote Speaker Series
    This presentation gives a high-level summary of the experiences and lessons learned from the development of the Johan Sverdrup Field. It highlights what it took to make Johan Sverdrup a true North Sea ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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    180 mins
    • Around the World
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    • Around the World
    The Netherlands is taking part in a global effort to develop a low CO2 energy economy that is safe, reliable and affordable. We are currently dependent on fossil fuels for almost 93% of our energy sup ...
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    • Around the World
    The Guyana-Suriname basin is proving to be prolific – with an estimated oil-in-place exceeding 14 billion bbls, a slew of 18 substantial discoveries in the Stabroek block, four additional recent large ...
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    • Panel
    Across the world, the demand for energy continues to grow. Emerging economies globally and in the United States continue to drive this demand as the global population continues to increase. However, t ...
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    150 mins
    • Panel
    Hydrogen and hydrogen-based fuel cell technologies are poised to play an integral role in our energy future. This panel of hydrogen technology experts will discuss hydrogen's potential global impact a ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session focuses on technology advancements and learnings from field experience on station keeping systems. Topics covered include design verification, digitization, offshore calibration, operatio ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP)
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  4. ePoster Lounge
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    418 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This poster session gives the OTC program committee a special opportunity to showcase talented technical leaders from across the industry and the globe.
  5. ePoster Lounge
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    264 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This poster session gives the OTC program committee a special opportunity to showcase talented technical leaders from across the industry and the globe.
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session discusses the advances in technology and operational experience with completions in the offshore environment, including those in deepwater and complex reservoirs. A subsequent session tit ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    How can assets be economically designed to last? This session will touch on designing with decommissioning in mind, using technologies to reduce OPEX through better surveillance, maintenance, and oper ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    Robotic tools utilization uptake increased over the years in order to reduce HSSE (Health Safety Security and Environment) risk by taking people out of harms way and increasing efficiency and producti ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    Methods for design, analysis, and operations of floating production systems continue to evolve. Presentations in this session will discuss advances in structural and hydrodynamic analysis methods used ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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    75 mins
    • Keynote Speaker Series
    Over the last year few years, many oil and gas operators have presented their strategy to reduce their greenhouse emissions, with the aspiration of achieving net-zero emissions in energy generation by ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    150 mins
    • Panel
    Normally Unattended Facilities (NUF) are emerging in the oil and gas industry. While still in early stages, NUF concepts are becoming a reality as the industry continues to enhance safety and reduce e ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    • Panel
    This panel will discuss the big data and digitalization in the oil and gas industry. Implementation examples, lessons learned, and value added will be discussed. Key examples and elements of the discu ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    The oil and gas industry has been facing lots of challenges for the last couple of years due to the downturn and the pandemic. Both operating and service companies have been focusing not just on remai ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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    • Around the World
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session will explore new developments and lessons learned from several field cases where offshore facilities have a role in reducing CO2 emissions, either decreasing gas /diesel consumption to pr ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    Well completions interface with many technology areas in the oilfield. The papers in this session present a broad spectrum of advances that support those overlapping areas. Equipment, stimulation, sim ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session presents fluid flow engineering practice and lessons learned from development projects, green field and brown field, and the advances in fluid engineering technologies that help to delive ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    In less than a decade, the oil and gas industry has made a significant shift to big data volume and digitalization revolution. This session focuses on the application of digitalization and technologie ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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    • Young Professionals
    Expanding professional networks is essential for creating greater visibility. Most jobs rely on being able to forge professional relationships, both with colleagues and experts in the wider industry. ...
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    60 mins
    • Keynote Speaker Series
    Enhancing Process Safety through Scenario Based Assessments presented by ExxonMobil will describe Exxon's journey to selecting this approach, details of the methodology, and learnings since it was imp ...
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    • Networking Event
    Should you create and maintain a LinkedIn profile if you are happy in your job? What are some of the benefits beyond job search? How can you use your profile to expand your network and build connectio ...
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    • Panel
    This panel session will explore new technologies, innovations, and execution methodologies that are being developed to generate and provide the power needed for emerging technologies such as subsea co ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    • Panel
    Safety Culture Panel: In the first of two panels, five Safety Culture Work Group Studies have been invited to participate. Those include: EMPOWER Safety Dashboards: Evaluate, Measure, and Promote Offs ...
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    While offshore drilling activities may have been reduced in the last few years, the advance of drilling technology development has not stopped. This session gives an insight on what various parties (a ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    The practice of locating subsea production equipment on the seabed continues to gain momentum. In this subsea production systems session, several successful projects will be presented that deliver on ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    Digital twinning is already having significant impact to the offshore oil and gas producing assets in its life cycle management. This technical session will address some of the prominent issues, like ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP)
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    Innovation within the deepwater SURF (subsea, umbilicals, risers, and flowlines) sector have enabled offshore field developments to extend into deeper, harsher environments with more demanding fluid p ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session is about efficient electrical field architectures, electrical technologies, and innovative solutions applied to the subsea realm. Presentations will include an innovative model of subsea ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
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    • Keynote Speaker Series
    This session will cover the advancements in offshore aquaculture, where farms are located in deeper waters with stronger ocean currents than coastal waters. Discussion topics will include aquaculture ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    • Keynote Speaker Series
    A panel of regulatory leadership representing BSEE and USCG will discuss safety and environmental management in their respective regulatory regime. The focus will be on what has been implemented to da ...
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    • Panel
    Since March 2020, industries in all sectors have been impacted by COVID-19 in a variety of ways. Many have made significant operational adjustments to continue operating. The members of this panel wil ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    110 mins
    • Technical / Poster Session
    With the maturing of offshore fields comes the end stage, responsibly ceasing operations and dismantling whatever was installed to allow the production of oil and gas. This session discusses the techn ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    Technological advancements in drilling have allowed operators to save time, reduce operational costs, and lessen their environmental impact. This session highlights improvements in safety and efficacy ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session presents new technologies, perspectives, and methods for improved reservoir description and production optimization including well control, inflow performance, recovery mechanisms, reserv ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    Data has become a critical asset with the rise of digitalization in th oil and gas industry. Operator companies, oil field services companies, EPCI contractors, and vendors have been developing their ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    This session highlights recent innovations in riser systems, both for production and drilling risers. Presentations will describe advances in installation, design/analysis, decommissioning, and materi ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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    • Technical / Poster Session
    The deepwater subsea business activity is recovering amid the extended oil and gas low point and the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown. However, field operators continue to invest in new technology developme ...
    Sponsoring Society:
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)

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