Technology, Innovation & Decarbonisation in the Energy Sectors

Dr Eyad Buhulaiga

Position: Energy Business Leader, Strategic Executive Director, Microsoft

Dr. Eyad is a digital transformation expert with 20+ years of international experience in the Oil & Gas industry. He has earned his B.Sc. with honor, in Information and Computer Sciences, from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, M.Sc. in information Technology Management from Nova Southeastern University and a Ph.D., in Engineering Management from the University of Johannesburg. Dr. Eyad has received the Upsilon Pi Epsilon, Honor Society for the Computing and Information Disciplines, Honor Certificate, for his contribution to the Computing and Information society. In 2021, Dr. Eyad was granted a patent (US 1189, 088 82) from the U.S. Patent office with the invention titled "Integrated Solution for Generating Environmental Emergency Response, Preparedness and recently he published a book titled “Unleashing the potential of Manufacturing Digital Transformation, a Step Towards Saudi Vision 2030”