SPE/IADC International Drilling Conference and Exhibition 5 - 7 Mar 2019 World Forum Hague, The Netherlands


Session Type
  • Social and Networking Events

Wednesday, March 06

12:30 - 13:45
Young Professionals' Luncheon
Ticketed Event

Attention Young Professionals! Join us for a special networking lunch and a chance to discuss key industry and career topics with experienced professionals. In this relaxed setting you’ll be able to hear from our Keynote Speaker, Kelly Richardson, Wells Engineering Team Leader, North Sea, BP talk about her experiences as well as have the opportunity to ask her your burning questions! The YP luncheon* will be held from 1230 - 1345 on Wednesday, 6 March in the Onyx Meeting Room, World Forum. Make sure to secure your place by registering today!

Keynote Speaker

Kelly Richardson, BP Wells Engineering Team Leader
Kelly Richardson is a BP Wells Engineering Team Leader in the North Sea where she is accountable for planning safe, compliant and reliable well activities.
With more than 12 years of industry experience, Kelly has held a variety of engineering and leadership roles within BP’s Global Wells Organisation, both onshore and offshore, and around the globe in locations such as Angola, Canada and Norway. During this time Kelly has continued to demonstrate strong leadership and technical delivery managing projects in exploration, interventions and well abandonment.
Kelly is passionate about embedding new technology and agile ways of working and has piloted several initiatives helping to transform the way BP operates. She continues to be a strong role model, driving her team’s technical and leadership development.


12:30 – 12:35 Welcome & Introduction

12:35 – 13:05 Keynote Address: Kelly Richardson, Wells Engineering Team Leader, North Sea, BP

13:05 – 13:10 Lunch (Served)

13:10 – 13:40 Table Discussions

13.40 – 13:45 Closing remarks and networking opportunity


* An SPE Young Professional is an E&P professional under 36 years old

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