Distinguished Lecturer 2019-20 Season

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

Khaled Arouri

Khaled Arouri

Saudi Aramco EXPEC Advanced Research Center

Understanding Geochemical Controls: A Key to Enhanced Reservoir Characterization and Management

 

Ahmed Badruzzaman

Ahmed Badruzzaman

Pacific Consultants and Engineers

Alternatives to Radionuclide-Based Well Logging Techniques—Are They Real or Just Wishful Thinking?

 

Linda Battalora

Linda A. Battalora

Colorado School of Mines

Sustainability in Action: Bringing It Home, Making It Real!

 

 

Lawrence Camilleri

Lawrence Camilleri

Schlumberger

Production Optimization of Conventional and Unconventional Wells With ESP Real Time Data

 

Ilaria De Santo

Ilaria De Santo

Schlumberger

Coupling Downhole and Surface Fluid Measurements to Reveal Fluids Distribution While Drilling

 

Hassan Dehghanpour

Hassan Dehghanpour

University of Alberta

EOR While Fracturing: Unconventional Rock-Fluid Interactions

 

 

Dan DiLuzio

Dan DiLuzio

East Shore Investments

Petroleum Resources Management System (PRMS): Maintaining the Global Standard and Addressing Key Concerns

 

Geoff Downton

Geoff Downton

Schlumberger

Rotary Steerable Systems Current Trends and Future Directions

 

 

Shahid Azizul Haq

Shahid Azizul Haq

Schlumberger

“Reservoir Engineering While Drilling” in Horizontal Wells

 

 

B. Todd Hoffman

B. Todd Hoffman

Montana Tech

Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) for Unconventional Reservoirs: The Next Big Thing?

 

C. Susan Howes

C. Susan Howes

Subsurface Consultants & Associates

Toolkit for Making Better Decisions when Faced With Ethical Dilemmas

 

 

Gabor Hursan

Gabor Hursan

Saudi Aramco

Magnetic Resonance Technology: From Medical to the Oil Industry

 

 

Bruce James

Bruce James

Retired

Using the Movement of Fluids in Geological Time to Improve Reservoir Characterization

 

Long-Jiang

Long Jiang

Schlumberger

Behind Casing/Tubing Opportunities Identified From Cased Hole Water Saturation Measurements

 

Russell T. Johns

Russell T. Johns

Pennsylvania State University

Compositional Simulation That is Truly Compositional

 

 

John Kaldi

John Kaldi

Australian School of Petroleum, University of Adelaide

Integrated Approaches to Determining Net Pay: Caveats and Lessons Learned

 

 

Vassilios Kelessidis

Vassilios Kelessidis

Consultant

Drilling Optimization Revisited: How Close are We to Drilling Optimization While Drilling (DOWD)?

 

Abbas Khaksar

Abbas Khaksar

Baker Hughes, a GE company

Using Advanced Geomechanical Analysis to Define Practical Cut-Offs for Sand Management Decisions

 

Kazeem Lawal

Kazeem A. Lawal

FIRST Exploration & Petroleum Development Company

Vulnerability and Management of Water Injectors

 

 

Hai Liu

Hai Liu

Schlumberger

Development of Organic Shales Outside North America

 

 

Richard Meehan

Richard Meehan

Schlumberger

Drilling Decision Management in the Age of Drilling Automation

 

 

Hitesh Mohan

Hitesh Mohan

INTEK

How Resilient Are We? An Examination of the Vulnerabilities of Upstream and Downstream Infrastructure to Natural Disasters and its Mitigation Effort

 

Oliver C. Mullins

Oliver C. Mullins

Schlumberger

Asphaltene Gradients, Connectivity and Tar Mats All Treated by Simple Chemistry and Reservoir Fluid Geodynamics

 

John Pringle

John Pringle

Bluefin Petroleum

Marginal Fields: How to Maximize Profit and Minimize Risk

 

 

Hussain Rabia

Hussain Rabia

Entrac Petroleum

Engineered Well Design: From Spud to Abandonment

 

 

Salam Salamy

Salam Salamy

Saudi Aramco

A Performance-Based Approach for Developing Upstream Professionals

 

 

Morteza Sayarpour

Morteza Sayarpour

Chevron

Field Applications of Capacitance-Resistance Models in Waterfloods: A Decade Review

 

David D. Smith

David D. Smith

ConocoPhillips

Driving Conformance Success Through Better Problem Understanding and a Process Approach

 

Ben Stephenson

Ben Stephenson

Shell

Data Analytics With Human Intelligence: Outlier Analysis for Decoding Unconventional Plays

 

Surej Subbiah

Surej Subbiah

Schlumberger

Root Cause and Mitigation for Sand Production

 

 

Mary Van Domelen

Mary Van Domelen

Van Domelen International

Thriving in a Lower for Longer Environment

 

 

Gregory Walker

Gregory Walker

Repsol

Enhancing Fluid Recovery in Shales: Why Pores Less Than 10nm Matter

 

 

Harvey Yarranton

Harvey Yarranton

University of Calgary

What Happens When Heavy Oil and Solvent Mix?

 

 

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