The Digital Oilfield: A Whole New Ballgame
The new application of powerful digital technologies at the highest levels of the oil and gas sector has taken the world to the very edges of the surreal. The scale and velocity of change is underappreciated. Simply put, it has been the fastest and biggest addition to world energy supply — not just hydrocarbons, but all forms of energy — that has occurred in history. This transformation has far-reaching implications. And to think that the industry is just getting started!
Event Scope & Aims
The conference will focus on the leadership of a new entrepreneurial culture and business model (aka, “the digital oil field”) that is driving and redefining the entire oil & gas sector. Among the topics covered:
- IT spending is improving operations, logistics, and asset management;
- Information-centric technologies and nano-engineered materials are making it possible to manufacture better materials for exploration, production, and conversion;
- New SaaS and IoT yield profoundly better real-time information, sensors, and controls;
- And much more….
Hotel accommodations include a block of rooms reserved at a discounted price at the Westin Hotel Downtown Houston.