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Nanotechnology and Nano-Geoscience in Oil and Gas Industry

4 – 7 March 2014

The Westin Miyako Kyoto Hotel | Kyoto, Japan

Schedule Overview

Tuesday, 4 March

1500

Hotel Check-in

1400-1600

Programme Committee Meeting

1700-1900

SPE Registration and Posters Set-up

1800-1900

Discussion Leaders and Session Chairpersons/Managers Briefing

1900

Welcome Reception/Dinner

Wednesday, 5 March

0730-0830

Breakfast

0830-0930

Session 1: Introduction/Opening/Keynote Address

0930-1000

Group Photo/Coffee Break

1000-1200

Session 2: Nanoparticle Technology for EOR and Reservoir Sensing

1200-1300

Lunch

1300-1500

Session 3: Nanoparticle Technology for Well Integrity and Flow Assurance

1500-1515

Coffee Break

1515-1715

Session 4: New Materials for Drilling & Completions and Surface Facilities

1715-1845

Session 5: Poster Session

1915

Group Dinner

Thursday, 6 March

0730-0830

Breakfast

0830-1130

Session 6: Asphaltene Nano Science in Oil Fields

1130-1145

Coffee Break

1145-1315

Session 7: Gas Hydrate Production and CO2 Sequestration

1315-1415

Lunch

Afternoon

Rest and Recreation/Networking Opportunities/Dinner on own

Friday, 7 March

0730-0830

Breakfast

0830-1030

Session 8: Improved Characterisation of Shale Gas and Oil

1030-1045

Coffee Break

1045-1245

Session 9: Low-Salinity EOR and Desalination

1245-1345

Lunch

1345-1545

Session 10: HSE Considerations

1545-1600

Coffee Break

1600-1800

Session 11: Group Breakout Session

1800-1830

Session 12: Summary/Wrap-up

1900

Group Farewell Dinner

Saturday, 8 March

0730-1030

Breakfast at leisure

1100

Hotel check-out