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Held under the patronage of HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH HAMDAN BIN MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM, Crown Prince of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)
21–23 September 2021, Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Host Organisation

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Distinguished Speakers

Distinguished Speakers

CEO PLENARY SESSION

The New Oil and Gas Journey: Agility, Innovation, and Value Creation

Moderator

Ali Al Jarwan

Ali Al Jarwan
CEO
Dragon Oil

Speakers

Omar Obaid Al Nasri

Omar Obaid Al Nasri
CEO
ADNOC Onshore

 

Arnaud Breuillac

Arnaud Breuillac
President E&P
TotalEnergies

 

Claudio Descalzi

Claudio Descalzi
CEO
Eni

 

Male

Olivier Le Peuch
CEO
Schlumberger

Vadim Yakovlev

Vadim Yakovlev
Deputy Chairman of the Management Board and Deputy CEO for Upstream
Gazprom Neft PJSC

PANEL SESSIONS

Transitioning to Net Zero: Governments and Corporations

Moderator

Hisham Zubairi

Hisham Zubairi
Senior Advisor
National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA)

Speakers

Mohammed Al Nakhi

Mohammed Al Nakhi
Joint Venture Director
ADNOC LNG

 

Kamel Ben-Naceur

Kamel Ben-Naceur
2022 SPE President
Nomadia Energy

 

Gabrielle Gauthey

Gabrielle Gauthey
Senior VP Carbon Neutrality Business
TotalEnergies

Male

John MacArthur
VP Carbon Group
Shell

Vakulenko Sergey Vladimirovich

Vakulenko Sergey Vladimirovich
Head of Strategy and Innovations
Gazprom Neft PJSC

Post Pandemic Business Models and Strategies

Moderator

Zeid M. Ghareeb

Zeid M. Ghareeb
Saudi Aramco

Speakers

Maurizio Rampoldi

Maurizio Rampoldi
Technical Director and Deputy Managing Director
Eni Abu Dhabi

 

Male

Depinder Sandhu
Chief Technology Officer
Weatherford

Accelerating the Uptake of New Technology Applications

Moderator

Ibrahim Al-Alawi

Ibrahim Al-Alawi
Deputy CEO
AlMansoori Specialized Engineering

Speakers

Samer Al Ashgar

Samer Al Ashgar
General Manager
Characterization and Field Development Geosciences
Saudi Aramco

 

Alan Nelson

Alan Nelson
Chief Technology Officer
ADNOC

 

Satyam Priyadarshy

Satyam Priyadarshy
Technology Fellow and Chief Data Scientist
Halliburton

Funding Future Projects: Access to Capital, Risk Management

Moderator

Kamel Bennaceur

Kamel Ben-Naceur
2022 SPE President
Nomadia Energy

Energy Mix Collaboration

Moderator

Fareed AlHashmi

Fareed Abdulla AlHashmi
COO, Operating Assets
Dragon Oil

Speaker

Etienne Anglès d'Auriac

Etienne Anglès d'Auriac
VP Climate Strategy
TotalEnergies

REGIONAL SPECIAL SESSIONS

New Trends in Geoscience and Exploration

Moderators

Qasem Al Kayoumi

Qasem Al Kayoumi
ADNOC

 

Lamia Rouis

Lamia Rouis 
Dragon Oil

Speakers

Male

Mohamed Rashid Al Zaabi
SVP Exploration and Unconventional Resources
ADNOC

 

Matt Burreson

Matt Burreson
VP Exploration
Oxy

 

Male

Trygve Randen
Business Line Director, Digital Subsurface Solutions
Schlumberger

Digital Transformation

Moderators

Yahya Mahmoud

Yahya Mahmoud
IBM

 

Matt Regan

Matt Regan
TDE Group

 

 

 

Speakers

Female

Sara Abdellatif Bakhti
Project Manager
Digital Projects and Innovation Division
ADNOC

 

Satyam Priyadarshy

Satyam Priyadarshy
Technology Fellow and Chief Data Scientist
Halliburton

 

Gerhard Thonhauser

Gerhard Thonhauser
CEO
TDE Group Limited

Net Zero CO2 Emission (Energy Transition)

Moderators

Zeid Alghareeb

Zeid M. Ghareeb
Saudi Aramco

 

Michael Gunningham

Michael Gunningham
SGS Nederland BV (Subsurface Consultancy)

Speaker

Syrie Crouch

Syrie Crouch
VP CCS
Shell

Academia in a Digital Environment

Moderators

Dhafer Al Shehri

Dhafer Al Shehri
King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

 

Mohammed Badri

Mohammed Badri
MAB Energy Consultancy

Speakers

Nabil Al Dalal

Nabil Al Dalal
VP Human Resources
Saudi Aramco

 

Lawrence Carin

Lawrence Carin
Provost
KAUST University

 

Steve Griffiths

Steve Griffiths
Senior VP
Research and Development
Khalifa University

 

VP Human Resources

Gavin Rennick
VP Human Resources
Schlumberger

Innovative Implementations of Technology (Unconventional Technology)

Moderators

Khairul Arifin Dolah

Khairul Arifin Dolah  
PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd

 

Anupam Tiwari

Anupam Tiwari
ExxonMobil

Speakers

Adel Al-Subaih

Adel Al-Subaih
VP
Projects (UZ) Division
ADNOC Offshore

 

Thomas A. Blasingame

Thomas A. Blasingame
Professor
Texas A&M University

 

Elkhan Mamedov

Elkhan Mamedov
VP
Production
BP (Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey)

 

Rahim Masoudi

Rahim Masoudi
Group Technical Authority (GTA) and Custodian Reservoir Engineering
PETRONAS