Technology, Innovation & Decarbonisation in the Energy Sectors

 * Subject to change

Tuesday 8 November 2022
All timings in GMT


Welcoming Speech
Adam Soroka, Managing Director, Cavendish Group International
09:00 Opening Keynote
09:15 Panel 1: Is the Upstream Sector Digitally Compliant – Managing Disruption, Technology Transition, and the Agile Workforce

  • Managing the Digital Culture Transition – Applying a systemised and Democratised way of working
  • Democratise your Data – Integrating an effective governance policy and Sustaining Data integrity
  • Breaking down the Siloes Figuratively and Metaphorically – How a Cross collaborative Environment is the key to success
  • People, Process and Technology implementing Employee Recognition – Reskilling and Reshaping the Current workforce
  • How to Develop a Digital Transformation Charter – Why People Matter?
  • How Digital Transformation improves Productivity and Safety – Establishing Data Driven Foundations and Measuring Value
10:20 Thought Leadership Presentation
11:05 Panel 2: The Sustainability Roadmap - Identifying New Digital ways of Working Together and Developing a Realistic Energy Transition Journey

  • Assessing the Sustainable future for Upstream Oil and Gas – How to plan for Environmental Sustainability
  • Formulating a Low Carbon Business Model – How can we integrate Solar, Hydrogen, CCUS, Electrification in the short and long term
  • How does Digitalisation resonate with Decarbonisation – Pairing Innovation with Climate Change
  • Aligning Sustainability with Corporate Strategies – The Significance of Responsible Leadership under increased ESG Compliance
  • Embracing New Energy Models – What are the key challenges that lie ahead?
  • Regulatory Pressure and Conformance – Adhering to Emission Policies whilst remaining profitable
12:05 Thought Leadership Presentation
12:25 Panel 3: The Real Perception of a Digital Twin – Understanding the full potential for the Upstream sector from an Operator Perspective

  • Moving with digitalisation – How does a Digital Twin affect the Culture of a company
  • Decreasing the vulnerability of a company’s operational and technology department - How can a Digital twin protect legacy assets?
  • Managing Expectations - What are the Addressable Challenges a Digital Twin can help to Rectify
  • Offsetting Carbon Emissions – How Modelling real time data from Physical Assets improve your Carbon footprint
  • Enabling Sustainable Growth and Optimising Production – The Process of Developing a Dynamic Twin
  • The Ownership of Data – How the roles should be governed between technology vendor and Operator
13:45 Panel 4: Understanding the True Value of Edge Computing – Redefining management structures through Greater Maturity in Digitisation

  • Predictive Maintenance and Monitoring – An insight into Edge Machine Learning
  • The Challenges of Edge Computing – A focus on Accessibility, Cost and Scalabilit
  • The Significance of Machine Learning, IoT and Advanced Analytics – Contextualising Data, Clarifying Data Ownership and Effectively Managing Data Volume
  • Latency and the Edge – what are the Challenges and Opportunities in a Remote World?
  • Creating a Digital Ready from the core to the edge – Overcoming Change Management challenges
  • Creating a Cyber Resilient Framework – Developing a vulnerability management plan whilst integrating hybrid networks
  • Edge and the Cloud – How to selectively utilise both
14:50 Thought Leadership Presentation
14:50 “The Collaboration Roadmap” – How Wintershall Dea and Turbulent Flux are creating Digital Value that Matter
Peter Dabrowski, Product Manager, Wintershall Dea and Gjermund Weisz, COO, Turbulent Flux
15:05 Panel 5: “The Blockchain Revolution” – Embracing and Developing Compliant Data Models

  • Enabling Data aggregation and classification – An insight into operational models to improve Business efficiency using data management and integration
  • Supply Chain Management – How Blockchain and IoT can modernise the current business model
  • How Blockchain Interacts with ESG – Accelerating Energy Transition
  • Convergence, Blockchain and Oil and Gas Implementation – How to successfully integrate with legacy systems
  • The Challenges with Data – Measuring the reliability of the Cloud and the integration of IoT
  • Automation and Transparency – How Blockchain at scale facilitates the Oil and Gas supply chain
16:05 Networking Break
16:15 Thought Leadership Presentation
16:35 Panel 6: Machine Learning and AI – Measuring the Impact on Operational Efficiency

  • How Machine Learning encourages organisational scalability – A focus on Supervised, Unsupervised and Reinforcement Learning
  • How Machine Learning Facilitates Automation – How can data quality be fully guaranteed?
  • Predictive and Prescriptive Maintenance – Improving Machine Connectivity through AI
  • Real Time Data – Establishing an effective Event Driven Architecture
  • AI Integration with Machine Learning – Safeguarding industry knowledge and how to effectively standardise data management
  • The Challenges of Technology Deployment - The growing importance of clean and trusted data
17:35 Closing Remarks