Monday, September 16, 2019
Registration & Networking Breakfast   Monday, September 16, 2019
Stream 2 - Data Assimilation as an AI Concept for Process Automation   Monday, September 16, 2019
Stream 1 - Build Real-Time Deep Learning Event Recognition Models to Drive Directional Drilling Efficiency   Monday, September 16, 2019
Stream 2 - Enabling Data Driven Oil Field Operations•Historical data, engineering information, ERP, maintenance information and even extended access to the 3D model - what are the benefits of a single environment to access different data silos?  •Edge vs cloud based IoT platform – choosing where to process data •On the edge and in the cloud - cyber security strategies for operators  Monday, September 16, 2019
Stream 1 - ‘Spotlight’ Edge Computing and Machine Learning for Real Time Equipment Health Monitoring in Oil and Gas•     How is upstream oil and gas connecting maintenance and reliability functions with real time data from IIoT, EDGE computing, automated analysis and machine learning? •     USE CASE: ‘Spotlight’ high-speed engine and reciprocating compressor applications – continuously sense and analyze complex machine data to predict the onset of failures and enable the right maintenance and operations interventions at the right time •     Utilizing edge and cloud facilities to maximize people effectiveness and equipment performance  Monday, September 16, 2019
Stream 2 PANEL – Production Optimization Through IoT and Digital Strategy•     Choosing the correct digital strategy to integrate into the business strategy and maximize agility whilst reducing OPEX and CAPEX requirements •     Integrating technology at the wellsite – how can interoperability whilst maintaining autonomy be achieved? •     What value can analytics add to operations if there is no solution for interoperability? •     How does the value chain benefit from siloed optimizations and platform solutions? •     Production optimization using IoT and data driven solutions – leveraging data from end-to-end connected assets and implementing advanced analytics algorithms and maintaining data security •     How can machine learning and AI help optimize the utilization of well site data?  Monday, September 16, 2019
Stream 1 PANEL - Gaining ROI From Your Data and Utilizing the Edge for Real Time ActionsPANEL Gaining ROI from your data and utilizing the edge for real time actions •     Improving the visibility and actionability of data through edge analytics and semi automation •     DON’T MOVE THE DATA - Hand held and mobile tech: processing and computing power in trucks and in hands – what solutions are there for remote connectivity issues? •     How can edge-based machine learning be leveraged to create predictive insights? •     Edge options - thick and thin edges and full site scalability •     Streaming in memory analytics and real time data – the importance of analytics in seconds not minutes •     How can disparate data inputs be integrated on the edge to increase accuracy and reaction time?  Monday, September 16, 2019
Networking Refreshment Break   Monday, September 16, 2019
The Value of Data in the “Digital Oilfield”•     What role will data play in the new digital oilfield? •     How is the industry benefiting from data analytics? •     How are risk models, priorities and new ideas being changed by data analytics?  Monday, September 16, 2019
Why Every IoT Strategy Should Start with an OT / IT Strategy•     The importance of IT/OT integration •     How can IT/OT integration facilitate quicker management decisions with more accurate data? •     USE CASES: using OT and IT to take your IoT to the next level  Monday, September 16, 2019
Real-Time, Event-Driven Applications for Oil & Gas•     Upstream oil and gas – becoming more connected with real time data from IoT, machine learning, augmented reality, robotics, and edge computing •     How can applications that continuously analyze these event streams enable the right action, at the right time, at the right place? •     What would it take to create truly transformative, real-time applications to enable discovery, improve productivity, and enhance safety?  Monday, September 16, 2019
Networking Lunch   Monday, September 16, 2019
Lunch Sponsor Welcome from SkyBitz   Monday, September 16, 2019
SPECIAL ADDRESS –An Insight into How Leaders Can Introduce New Analytics Practices to Their Organizations and Learn Tactics to Better Structure Their Own Organization’s Teams, Assets, and Systems   Monday, September 16, 2019
Fire Side Chat   Monday, September 16, 2019
“Automation Animation” Marathon Oil’s Digital Oilfield Automation Journey•     Recognize the progression of digital oilfield (DOF) equipment for a well and field, and how it builds on itself for new value opportunities •     Recognize the increasing value proposition, particularly as Marathon wells have enjoyed DOF automation for multiple years, and see how DOF automation has solved Marathon’s largest field cost and HES business drivers •     Get a sneak peek at our Digital Production Supervisor tool being developed in partnership with Hypergiant.   •     *BONUS MATERIAL* Update on Marathon’s three-year journey to expand a standardized DOF model across Marathon’s four primary shale assets, as well as a bevy of lessons learned from the ongoing experience  Monday, September 16, 2019
Embracing the Intelligent Edge   Monday, September 16, 2019
Networking Refreshment Break   Monday, September 16, 2019
PANEL - The Challenges and Opportunities for Integrating IoT into Operations•     Determining the path and strategy for digitalization – factors and considerations •     IoT procurement strategies and securing funding •     How can the convergence of IT/OT be best managed? Why is alignment so important for successful implementation and scalability potential of new technology and processes? •     What strategies are there for unifying siloed and federalized departments and functions? •     Operational engineers’ perspective on IoT – how does it affect the bottom line? •     To what extent have we reached a plateau in IoT data gathering? Is the challenge now how the gathered data is best standardized, analysed and utilized? •     To what extent are fully autonomous rigs and plants the end goal?  Monday, September 16, 2019
Beyond Digital Transformation - The Connected Environment•Industry 4.0 - shifting from static digital to dynamic connectivity  •Future of Work and Learning: Learning trends, predictions for the modern learner  •Overview of the connected environment – connected plant, connected field worker and connected learner   Monday, September 16, 2019
KEYNOTE PANEL - Company Philosophy Towards Innovation and Technology•     Technology is the great enabler – but people and culture are what make technology work •     How important are a combination of grass roots philosophy and top down policies towards technology and innovation to the success of new technology adoption? •     Creative destruction - the importance of staying ahead of the curve, even if it cuts into traditional offerings and revenue streams •     The rise of the CDO (Chief Digital Officer) – a growing role with unilateral strategies •     Change management – how can the process be optimized and streamlined? •     Attracting and training skilled labour and the next generation – solutions for cutting the skills gap: training OT engineers in data analytics, using IoT and technology to make the oil and gas industry more attractive to the next generation of workers  Monday, September 16, 2019
Chairperson’s Opening Remarks and Welcome   Monday, September 16, 2019
Networking Reception and End of Day One   Monday, September 16, 2019
Chairperson’s Closing Remarks   Monday, September 16, 2019
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Stream 4 - How to Accelerate Your IoT Journey•     Deployment strategies for end to end IoT projects – from electronics to ingestion to applications and artificial intelligence •     How can IoT projects be approached holistically? •     Roll outs – how to start, design, scale and deploy your IoT solution into operations  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Stream 3 - Cybersecurity for Industrial Internet of Things•     What are the key controls for securing IIoT devices? •     Overview: implementation at a major oil operator  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Stream 4 PANEL - Cloud Advancements and Utilization in Oil and Gas•     Getting beyond “lift and shift” – processing and analytical capabilities on the cloud •     How can companies gain agility through losing the data centre mentality? •     Single platform vs multi-platform strategies •     What offline cloud solutions are there for intermittent connectivity? •     Moving the cloud to the edge – challenges and opportunities •     To what extent is the cloud mature enough to support High Performance Computing (without breaking the bank)?  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Stream 3 PANEL - The Growing Complexity of Cyber Security as IT, OT and IoT Evolve and Integrate•     The evolution of multi-layered, robust cyber security strategy •     What new challenges are arising with the proliferation of IoT devices and edge connectivity? •     What scalable embedded security strategies are available for IoT heavy projects? •     The importance of human diligence and cyber security  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Networking Refreshment Break   Tuesday, September 17, 2019
PANEL - Connectivity and IoT•     Connectivity requirements for IoT devices and strategy – bandwidth, latency, coverage and power consumption •     What connection solutions are there for remote IoT hubs? Could private network co-ops be a solution for areas with multiple sites? •Mission critical communications standards – making the most of available RF spectrum •     Offline capable devices and cloud services •     5G connectivity – game changing potential and possible timelines •     Moving from a batch to live streaming strategy – overcoming infrastructure bottle neck challenges and opportunities  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Deploying IoT & Predictive Analytics to Improve System Reliability & Performance•     How have IIoT technologies evolved? •     How do condition monitoring and predictive analytics relate to one another? •     What implantation strategies are there and what potential do they hold for the fluid motion industry? •     USE CASE: positive results using condition monitoring and predictive analytics  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Networking Lunch   Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Accelerating APM Adoption in Upstream Oil & Gas with IIoT•What is APM? How can the virtuous cycle of APM, Mobility, and IIoT be used to close the loop? •Specific challenges with assets in onshore upstream oil & gas, using gas compressors as a case study •How IIoT is used to close the gap and best practices for implementation  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Visibility, Actionability and Profitability - Capitalizing on the Value of IoT Tank Monitoring Solutions•     IoT – connecting your people, assets and processes •     How can improved visibility and actionability help increase profitability while improving safety and creating competitive advantages? •     Use IoT Tank Monitoring solutions to work smarter, not harder  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
PANEL - Integrating Data from Existing Infrastructure and Growing IoT Inputs•     The importance of harmonizing, standardizing and integrating data into interoperable data platforms •     How can legacy data and hardware be integrated onto modern platforms for analytics? •     Add on sensors and gateways to make “dumb” objects smarter – how are older objects being integrated into IoT and digital strategies? What solutions are there to bring data from older machines into cloud-based data storage and analytic models? •     How can multiple, disparate data streams be assimilated into one dashboard to allow for more insightful visualization and actioning? •     The importance of communication and language agnosticism for scalability and interoperability •     Edge devices as compliments not replacements for RTUs and PLCs  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Innovation Partner Showcase: Driving Business Outcomes from the Edge   Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Innovation Partner Showcase: Low Cost, Low Energy Wireless Solutions for Rod Pumped Wells   Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Networking Refreshment Break   Tuesday, September 17, 2019
PANEL - 2035 Oil and Gas Industry•     6 predictions for how the industry will look in 2035 •     Sli-do poll results – audience’s view on the predictions  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Foundations for Creating a Future-Proof IoT Ecosystem•     How can businesses prepare to capture the value AI brings to IoT? •     Technical and operational infrastructure requirement - what approach and architecture options are there?  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
PANEL - Investors and Choosing the Right Technology•     How are potential investments evaluated and capital needs assessed? •     Investing capital and man power on internal innovations vs partnering and investing in start-ups – pros and cons •     Which technologies are showing promise are gaining traction? •     M&As and surviving the competitive landscape – which start-ups look set to survive, thrive or demise? Which smaller companies could be targeted for acquisition?  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Innovation and Ideation in IoT Connecting the Dots into the Future•     Solving business problems by making connections, asking why and why not? •     How being familiar with the business process/issues as they relate to available technology is the key to success •     Fearless innovation through rapid experimentation, the power of internal development •     The POC, how speed of development is achievable anywhere, anytime   •     Minimum viable product and what that looks like for new product development  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Chairperson’s Opening Remarks   Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Registration & Networking Breakfast   Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Closing Address   Tuesday, September 17, 2019