Why Attend

Come experience proven digital transformation directly through live product demos and step-by-step case study reviews 

Join us in Houston at this all-day event which is focused on providing hands on practical knowledge on the key trends in digital transformation for the oil & gas industry. There are many dimensions to digital transformation – IoT, edge, cloud, mobility, drones, software defi ned automation systems, AI, blockchain, security, and more. The cloud and the edge are working together; machine learning/deep learning and smart sensors are providing new approaches to enabling more efficient and effective operations. 

The event format is a combination of keynotes, panels, exhibitors, and a tech pavilion where you can get hands on learning and real-world experience through “live” demonstrations of new technology. As with all SPE events, there will be ample time for networking with your peers. 

WHY ATTEND?

■  This is not your ordinary conference; this is a high-density, hands-on interactive experience.
■  Take away comprehensive end-to-end understanding of workable solutions to bring back to your organization.
■  Learn how to avoid common pitfalls in digital solution implementation from experienced first movers.
■  Network with like minded adopters and implementers of digital solutions who can discuss bottom-line value.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

■  Decision makers in upstream O&G
■  Teams focused on digital transformation
■  Teams focused on driving improvements across operation

UNIQUE EVENT FORMAT

■  Two keynotes from internationally renowned speakers
■  Three technical panel discussions featuring industry experts
■  Tech pavilion

The only SPE event specifically designed for those interested in Digital Transformation in Oil & Gas 

The 2020 SPE Digital Transformation Conference will focus on helping operators drive down costs and increase efficiencies.

Join the hundreds of oil and gas digital leaders who with the world’s leading solution providers  to discuss how digital transformation can assist them in surviving and thriving in the sustained low oil price environment.

What to expect

■  400+ attendees
■  30+ speakers
■  25+ sponsors and partners
■ 3 panel discussion
■  Tech pavilion
■  Vendor exhibits

About

The Digital Transformation Annual Congress is organized by the Society of Petroleum Engineers Gulf Coast Section Digital Transformation Study Group.

Conference Chair:
Philippe Flichy – Energy Embassy
Conference Co-Chairs:
Jim Claunch – Bain & Company
Alec Walker – Delfin

Committee :
Vidya Bammidi – NexTier Oilfield Solutions
Claude Baudoin – Cébé
Louis Desroches – Intel
Susan Morgan – Baker Hughes
Trevor Hicks – Stonebridge
Andrew Nobbay – Oxy
David Shimbo – SAP


Register

Due to Covin-19 this event has been cancelled until further notice

Thank you for your understanding

Registration will reopen once a new date has been established

PRICING

  • Technical Pavilion (Revenue of $1MM or more)$2500.00
    Seats available 10(ends 02/29/2020)
  • Technical Pavilion (Revenue of <$1MM)$1500.00
    Seats available 10(ends 02/29/2020)
  • Early Bird-Non-Members$200.00
    (ends 03/23/2020)
  • Early Bird- Members$160.00
    (ends 03/23/2020)
  • Startup Poster Session$150.00
    Seats available 10(ends 02/29/2020)
  • Full Time Students/MiT/Retired SPE Members$90.00
    (ends 03/23/2020)

LOCATION

Norris Conference Center, Houston/City Centre
816 Town and Country Blvd #210
Houston, TX 77024

Agenda

Event Schedule

7:008:15Breakfast and Networking + Tech Pavillion
8:158:30Chair Welcome Remarks
8:309:15Keynote Ken Medlock Rice University Baker Institute
9:1510:30Break + Tech Pavillion
10:3011:15Keynote “Data to share or not to share?” Tron Ellefson – Invatar CEO
11:1512:45Lunch Panel |Tech Pavillion | Posters
12:4514:00Panel 1 “Connecting the parts and pieces”
Elvin Maclian – Hess President and Chief Operating Officer
Jérôme Massot – Total AI Semantic Technological Leader
Rick O’Brien – Marathon Oil Digitial Oil Field Project Manager
14:0014:30Break + Tech Pavillion
14:3015:45Panel 2: “Will we ever Learn?”
Jarle Husebø – Equinor Leader Digital Business Solutions
Jose Silva – Anadarko Emerging Technologies and Strategy Manager
Mike Isbill – Lockheed Martin Fellow Specializing in Data Analytics 
15:4516:00Break + Tech Pavillion
16:0017:15Panel 3:  “Moving Beyond Fits & Starts”
Bill Johnson – DCP Midstream Chief Transformation Officer
Linda Salinas – Texmark Chemicals VP-Operations
Christopher Cox – Bain & Company Chief Digital Officer
17:1518:30Networking Cocktail

Register

Due to Covin-19 this event has been cancelled until further notice

Thank you for your understanding

Registration will reopen once a new date has been established

PRICING

  • Technical Pavilion (Revenue of $1MM or more)$2500.00
    Seats available 10(ends 02/29/2020)
  • Technical Pavilion (Revenue of <$1MM)$1500.00
    Seats available 10(ends 02/29/2020)
  • Early Bird-Non-Members$200.00
    (ends 03/23/2020)
  • Early Bird- Members$160.00
    (ends 03/23/2020)
  • Startup Poster Session$150.00
    Seats available 10(ends 02/29/2020)
  • Full Time Students/MiT/Retired SPE Members$90.00
    (ends 03/23/2020)

LOCATION

Norris Conference Center, Houston/City Centre
816 Town and Country Blvd #210
Houston, TX 77024