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Celebrating 50 years

6 -9 MAY 2019    ///    NRG PARK    ///    HOUSTON, TEXAS, USA

Technical Program

Technical Program

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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    The Petrobras’ new agenda will be highlighted to show the industry the organization's turning point. ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP)
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    • Marine Renewable
    Energy markets are facing a dual challenge. First, to meet continued energy demand growth as 2.5 bil ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    Many mobile offshore drilling units have been placed into layup during the recent downturn in the in ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
0930
    • Technical
    606
    As a result of site characterization, exploration and development, and construction and operations o ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
    • Technical
    312
    Presented in this session are the advancements and case studies center on model based methods used t ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • Technical
    602
    With new technologies and exploration expanding the commercial viability of many of the deepwater fi ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    • Marine Renewable
    610
    Foundation design and geotechnical considerations can represent a significant portion of the cost of ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Technical
    • Marine Renewable
    600
    The session will focus on the work done by one of the SNAME Technical and Research Committees on dev ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • Technical
    604
    Robotic technology is making very impactful contributions to the offshore idustry enabling safe oper ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Poster
    OTC Poster Lounge
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    Brazil oil and gas opportunities became the new focus of the worldwide industry. With the new govern ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP)
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    Field development activities comprise the consolidation of the strategy to unlock oil and gas reserv ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    ONS is a non-profit foundation and meeting place established by Stavanger City Council, Statoil (now ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
1400
    • Panel
    306
    The energy industry requires reliable technologies born out of innovative ideas and concepts. These ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    606
    The need for shallow site characterization of offshore energy projects continues to advance technolo ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
    • Technical
    610
    Since the 2014 oil price decline, the subsea business has shown impressive progress in achieving hig ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Technical
    602
    As the oil and gas industry emerges from the recent downturn, artificial intelligence has emerged as ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Technical
    312
    The industry practice for modeling the soil-structure interaction of steel catenary risers, piles, a ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Technical
    600
    This session will discuss advances in mooring technology. Topics covered will include novel material ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • Technical
    604
    A few months after signing the first Brazilian PSC, the Libra Consortium agreed to launch a bold de- ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP)
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  1. T
    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    By emulating the strategies of other countries, Columbia’s competitive nature has increased in the o ...
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    Co-presented by the Texas Board of Professional Engineers and Texas Board of Professional Geologists ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
0930
    • Panel
    306
    Since 2010, spot and short-term cargoes have increased from forty to almost 80 million tonnes per an ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    312
    Digitalization has emerged as a dominant theme in the energy sector since the 2014 downturn as a mea ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    604
    This session will cover specific case studies in digitization deployed in the field, its performance ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • Technical
    602
    This session presents flow assurance engineering practice and lessons learned from development proje ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    600
    Smart functional materials are disrupting multiple industries including most recently the oil and ga ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    606
    Systems Engineering differs from sector to sector, however, consistently it is a disciplined and str ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • Technical
    • Marine Renewable
    610
    This session will cover the latest advances in the design and installation of offshore wind turbine ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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  1. T
    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    • Marine Renewable
    Discussion to focus on challenges and opportunities associated with the ‘fuel of the immediate futur ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
  2. T
    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    Ever since the first offshore oil well was drilled in 1896, drilling rigs have continued to pursue d ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    Increase your depth of understanding of future of deepwater in Brazil and Mexico as Martin Stauble, ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
1400
    • Panel
    • Marine Renewable
    306
    The panel will discuss the rapid growth in wind energy activities offshore the U.S. The panel is com ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • Technical
    604
    Recognizing the ever increasing pressures to reduce financial risk and exposure, and maximize recove ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    312
    The objective in this session is to present new techniques for an offshore field decommissioning and ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP)
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Technical
    600
    The eclectic mix of papers in this session address a wide diversity of technologies now being used t ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
    • Technical
    606
    This session presents the newly developed technologies and products for production chemicals, the de ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    610
    The upstream section of the oil and gas industry is going through the digitization process to better ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • Technical
    602
    The Aasta Hansteen Project will develop a gas and condensate field with a Spar-FPSO platform in a wa ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    Let's talk: Diversity, Inclusion and Innovation. Different perspectives and experiences are an untap ...
    Moderator
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    This breakfast panel will discuss current challenges involved in the offshore water treatment and pr ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
0930
    • Panel
    306
    The deepwater basins of the Americas have been among the most active and successful with discovered ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
    • Technical
    • Marine Renewable
    610
    Floating wind turbines are the next frontier in the renewable energy industry. This session discusse ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • Technical
    • Marine Renewable
    600
    There has been a growing list of international projects dealing with gas hydrate production concerns ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
    • Society of Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration Inc. (SME)
    • Technical
    602
    This session will provide an overview of technology advancements and qualifications of equipment and ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    606
    This session features a showcase of case studies and new technologies aimed at integrated subsurface ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • Technical
    604
    The practice of locating boosting, separation and gas compression equipment on the seabed continues ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • Technical
    312
    This session focuses on the topside processing and design aspects of the deepwater production facili ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    • Marine Renewable
    This keynote discusses where floating offshore wind technology is headed – in the U.S. and internati ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
  2. T
    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    • Marine Renewable
    The presentation will present a brief evolution of hydrate science and engineering since its incepti ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
    • Society of Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration Inc. (SME)
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    The PFLNG Satu is Petronas' first floating Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility, a breakthrough solu ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
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    • Panel
    306
    Seismic data is critical to oil and gas exploration and development. It is used across the entire sp ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
    • Technical
    604
    This technical session focuses on Floating LNG (FLNG) Technology and Offshore Gas Monetization. Topi ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
    • Technical
    312
    Fluid flow and thermal analyses and simulation are fundamental means for offshore production system ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    • Marine Renewable
    600
    Gas hydrate in both Arctic permafrost regions and deep marine settings can occur at high concentrati ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
    • Society of Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration Inc. (SME)
    • Technical
    602
    This session will provide an overview of technology advancements and qualifications of equipment and ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    606
    Capital constraints are driving new and innovative development approaches for offshore and deepwater ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • Technical
    • Marine Renewable
    610
    The Society for Underwater Technology in the US presents a technical session reflecting the breadth ...
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    During this breakfast keynote, Dr. Valérie Marcel will review the contrasting outlooks of establishe ...
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    This session will serve as the annual update of the latest activities and policy changes from the Bu ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
    • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
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    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    In this breakfast, presented by the Center for Offshore Safety, industry executives will present the ...
    Moderator
0900
    • Networking Events
    700
    Join us for a 40 minute, 1-on-1 mock interview session. Visit with local HR professionals to evaluat ...
0930
    • Panel
    604
    In this panel session, presented by the Center for Offshore Safety, discussion will center around ho ...
    Moderator
    • Panel
    306
    Building on prior successful panel sessions in 2017 and 2018, which set the stage of the world of bi ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
    • Technical
    • Marine Renewable
    602
    The development of marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) energy will help meet local power demands and reduc ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Technical
    600
    This session highlights recent advances in chemical enhanced oil recovery that results in better und ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
    • Technical
    606
    Major problems associated with erosion and corrosion are encountered currently in the oil and gas in ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • Technical
    312
    The move to a low carbon future could be seen as a threat to the oil and gas industry or as an oppor ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
    • Technical
    • Marine Renewable
    610
    This session will focus on site investigation (SI) methods and challenges for various types of offsh ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Marine Technology Society (MTS)
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  1. T
    • Breakfast/Luncheon
    This luncheon, presented by the Center for Offshore Safety, will include presentations by senior lea ...
    Moderator
1400
    • Panel
    306
    A summary of the Big Foot Project, the world’s deepest tension leg platform, from concept through fi ...
    Moderator
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • Technical
    604
    Following the 2014 oil price decline, offshore project economics have been challenged, reducing cash ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    600
    This session will include presentations covering progress in metocean design criteria studies, advan ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Technical
    602
    The decline in oil prices during the last few years hampered and in many cases prevented launching n ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Technical
    312
    Novel completion technologies are increasingly being used to improve the safety, efficiency, and pro ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
    • Technical
    610
    With nearly 60,000 wells drilled annually, new challenges are ever evolving. Downhole navigation and ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oceanic and Engineering Society (IEEE-OES)
    • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
    • Technical
    606
    The integrated effort seeks to find acceptable common ground between the numerous individual standar ...
    Sponsoring Society :
    • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)

  • "For 50 years, OTC has encouraged scientists and engineers to develop innovative technologies that have unleashed the potential of offshore energy sources needed for global growth and progress."
    —Patrick Pouyanné
    Chairman and CEO, Total
  • "We can never forget that its companies like the 2018 Spotlight Award winners that are driving the technological advancements necessary to propel our industry for the next 50 years."
    —Paul Jones
    Spotlight Award Committee Chair




 

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