Distinguished Lecturer 2018-19 Season

Enhance your knowledge and grow professionally by hearing these experts in their fields.

Roberto F. Aguilera

Curtin University

The Exceptional Price Performance of Oil: Explanations and Prospects

 

Cosan Ayan

Schlumberger (Retired)

Reservoir and Fluid Characterization with Formation Testers: Reducing Asset Uncertainties

 

Krešo Kurt Butula

Schlumberger

The Unfulfilled Expectation of Horizontal Wells with Multistage Fracture Completions in Conventional Reservoirs: A Solution

 

Rajan Chokshi

Accutant Solutions LLC

Real-Time Data Acquisition and Analysis for Enhanced Production

 

Torsten Clemens

OMV Upstream

EOR from Micro-Scale to Field Implementation: Polymer Injection Example

 

Lori Dalrymple

AOC, LLC

Soft Skills for Hard Times: How to Succeed in the Industry Downturn

 

Behrooz Fattahi

The EnerTrain Institute

A Soft Transformation Approach to Career Success

 

Jim Galford

Halliburton

Geochemical Logging: A Valuable Tool for Exploring Complex Reservoirs

 

Robert V. Hawkes

Trican Well Service Ltd.

Fluid Imbibition: Hydraulic Fracture Flowback Dynamics

 

John Hedengren

Brigham Young University

Drilling Automation and Downhole Monitoring with Physics-based Models

 

Charles Hinrichsen

Chevron Energy Technology Company (Retired)

Controlling Scale Deposition: Advances in Using Technology to Preserve Production in the Oil Field

 

Chris Hopper

Moving Future

Resilient Projects are the Best Solution to an Uncertain World

 

Ismarullizam Mohd Ismail

Tendeka

Autonomous Inflow Control Device: Principle, Prediction and Reality

 

Med Kamal

Chevron (Retired)

Conventional and Unconventional Reservoirs: What is In and Out in Today's Pressure and Rate Transient Analysis

 

Barbara Kutchko

National Energy Technology Laboratory - US Department of Energy

The New Science Behind Foamed Cement

 

L.W. (Roy) Ledgerwood III

Baker Hughes, a GE Company

Solving the Mystery of Low Rate of Penetration in Deep Wells

 

Silviu Livescu

Baker Hughes, a GE Company

Coiled Tubing Telemetry: State of the Technology

 

Christiaan Luca

Community Wisdom Partners

Managing Non-Technical Risks Made Practical and Value-driven

 

Srikanta Mishra

Battelle Memorial Institute

Big Data Analytics: What Can It Do for Petroleum Engineers and Geoscientists?

 

Paul Mitchell

TAQA Bratani Ltd.

4D Seismic History Matching

 

Karen Olson

Southwestern Energy

Freshwater Neutral: Managing Water Use and Giving Back to the Environment

 

Charles Pope

Complete Shale

Stop, Drop and Circulate: An Engineered Approach to Coiled Tubing Intervention in Horizontal Wells

 

Hank Rawlins

eProcess Technologies

Enhanced Production Through Surface Facilities Sand Management

 

Martin Rylance

BP Exploration

The "Fracs" of Life (Common Failure Mechanisms Associated with Fracturing)

 

Steve Sawaryn

Consultant

Well Collision Avoidance, The Way Forward

 

Snezana Sevic

PM Lucas Enterprises

How to Develop a Management System that Avoids Inorganic Scale Problems

 

George Stosur

Consultant, formerly US Department of Energy

Global Climate Change Wars and Fossil Energy: Current and Future Realities

 

Gary F. Teletzke

ExxonMobil

CO2 in the Subsurface: From EOR to Storage

 

Holger Thern

Baker Hughes, a GE Company

NMR Logging While Drilling - From Concept to Reality

 

Mark L. Van Domelen

Downhole Chemical Solutions

Developing the Next Generation of Completion Engineers

 

JJ Xiao

Saudi Aramco

Enhancing Production with Electric Submersible Pumps (ESP) - Challenges and Solutions

 

Ding Zhu

Texas A&M University

Using Downhole Fiber Optic Temperature Sensing Technology to Monitor, Control and Improve Well Performance

 

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