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SPE Better Well Control—How Do We Get There?

17 – 18 February 2015

Dubai, UAE | Grosvenor House Hotel

Schedule Overview

Tuesday, 17 February

0800–0900

Welcome Coffee, Collection of Badges and Delegate Packs

0900–0930

Hotel Safety Briefing and Welcome Address by Cochairpersons

0930–1000

Opening Keynote Presentation

1000–1030

Session 1: Human Factors Affecting Well Control—Part 1

1030–1100

Panel Discussion

1100–1130

Coffee Break

1130–1200

Session 2: Training vs. Competency

1200–1230

Panel Discussion

1230–1330

Luncheon and Prayers

1330–1430

Session 3: Good Well Control for Every Event

1430–1500

Coffee Break

1500–1600

Session 4: Equipment Maintenance and Reliability

1600–1615

Summary of Day 1

1800–2000

Networking Dinner

Wednesday, 18 February

0830–0900

Welcome Refreshments and Badge Collection

0900–1030

Session 5: Human Factors Affecting Well Control—Part 2

1030–1100

Coffee Break

1100–1230

Session 6: Standards and Procedures—Are They Enough?

1230–1330

Luncheon and Prayers

1330–1430

Session 7: Well Service/Workover

1430–1500

Coffee Break

1500–1600

Session 8: What's New? Kick Detection—Early Warning Systems

1600–1630

Closing Remarks