Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference

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Weatherford is honored to be a Gold Sponsor of ADIPEC and a sponsor of Young ADIPEC this year. Please visit us in Hall 8, Stand 8210 to find out how we deliver solutions to your oilfield challenges.

On Monday, 12 November at 12:00, be the first to see an intelligent solution that builds wells like never before. We will launch Vero™ automated connection integrity to introduce a new era in the energy industry. And on Monday through Thursday, listen in as our experts give daily technical presentations ranging from drilling to production.

Also, join us at numerous sessions featuring our leaders and specialists. The panel sessions will let you hear the views of many of our executives:

  • Mark McCollum, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Etienne Roux, President of Drilling and Evaluation
  • Dean Bell, President of Well Construction
  • Kyle Chapman, President of Production
  • Ellen Chin, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

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Corporate Social Responsibility

For the sixth consecutive year, Young ADIPEC provides students the opportunity to explore the diversity of the oil and gas industry. We are pleased to support this endeavor for the next generation of professionals.

The 2018 program includes a field trip to our Abu Dhabi manufacturing facility for a hands-on understanding of the industry as well as an interactive discussion with one of our regional petrophysicists.

 

Executive Participation

Discover the perspectives of our executive leaders as they participate in various panel sessions.
 

Global Business Leader Sessions

TUESDAY | 13 NOVEMBER
Harnessing the power of digitalization in the upstream operations: implementing and deploying innovative and disruptive technologies
12:00 - 13:00 | ICC Hall

Panelists:
Tetsuhiro Hosono, Chairman and CEO, JOGMEC
Andrew Smart, Global Energy Industry Managing Director, Accenture
Mark McCollum, President and Chief Executive Officer, Weatherford
Mario Mehren, CEO, Wintershall
Anuar Taib, Executive Vice President and CEO Upstream, Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)
 

Inclusion and Diversity in Energy Sessions

THURSDAY | 15 NOVEMBER
Defining Inclusion & Diversity: Analyzing from concept to
implementation to impact

09:15 – 10:15 | Conference Hall B
Panelists:
Natalia Shehadeh, Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, Technip FMC
Ellen Chin, Vice President of Human Resources, Weatherford
Assma Gosaibat, Deputy Managing Director, Total UAE Services
Sara Hassett, Director, Diversity, Inclusion and Culture, Baker Hughes, a GE Company
 

Panel Sessions

TUESDAY | 13 NOVEMBER
The Value Chain Integration Across Upstream And Downstream
11:30 – 13:00 | Conference Hall A
Panelists:
Abdulrahman Al Ateek, SVP, Corporate Affairs, Abu Dhabi Polymers Co Ltd
Mazuin Bin Ismail, Senior Vice President, Project Delivery & Technology Division, PETRONAS
Mohamed Kermoud, President OneSurface, Schlumberger
Dean Bell, President of Well Construction, Weatherford
Alan Gelder, VP - Refining, Chemicals and Oil Markets (Downstream Global Content Lead), Wood McKenzie

WEDNESDAY | 14 NOVEMBER
Collaboration to Maintain Gas Self-Sufficiency and Improve Profitability
14:00 – 15:30 | Conference Hall A
Panelists:
Mohamed Al Marzouqi, Manager, Offshore Reservoir Engineering, ADNOC Upstream Directorate
Yousuf Al Ojaili, President, BP Oman
Salim Al Sikaiti, Gas Director, Petroleum Development Oman L.L.C
Ali Al Janabi, Country Manager – UAE, Shell
Kyle Chapman, President of Production, Weatherford

Moving Forward: Sustainability and Development
11:30 – 13:00 | Conference Hall A
Panelists:
Kamel Ben Naceur, Adviser, Economics - The Executive Office, ADNOC
Shelly Trench, Partner and Managing Director Middle East, Boston Consulting Group
Alberto Piatti, EVP Responsible and Sustainable Enterprise Unit, ENI
Toshikazu Ebato, Executive VP, Oil and Gas Upstream Technology Unit, JOGMEC
Etienne Roux, President of Drilling and Evaluation, Weatherford
Valentina Kretzschmar, Director Corporate Research, Wood Mackenzie

Technical Presentations

Don't miss out as our technical specialists speak in Hall 8, Stand 8210 on industry innovations—from formation evaluation to production.

DAILY MONDAY THRU THURSDAY
12 – 15 NOVEMBER

  • 11:00–11:15 | Drilling and Formation Evaluation
  • 12:00–12:15 | Completions
  • 13:00–13:15 | Well Construction
  • 15:00–15:15 | Production

Technical Panels

Find out the latest innovations as our technical experts participate in group sessions.

 

MONDAY | 12 NOVEMBER

Session 009 | Capital Suite 13
DRILLING AND COMPLETION TECHNOLOGY:
Advanced Drilling Techniques Including Deepwater and MPD – 1

12:10 – 12:30
Offshore Closed System Drilling: The New Drilling Convention for Safety and Performance
Speaker:
R.F. Ziegler, Weatherford

11:30 – 13:00
MPD and UBD Hybrid System Achieves Target Depth in Previously Undrillable Conditions in Adhi Field Pakistan: A Case History
Speaker:
Q.A. Chaudary, Weatherford

Session 020 | Capital Suite 13
DRILLING AND COMPLETION TECHNOLOGY:
Advanced Drilling Techniques Including Deepwater and MPD – 2

15:00 – 15:20

Design of Underbalanced Drilling Program to Improve Wells Productivity Index and Characterize Multilayered Tight Oil Reservoir In an Environmentally Sensitive Field
Speakers:
J.D. Ardila, A. Al Menha li, and S. Al Yamani, ADNOC Onshore; S. Mujahed and A. Moussa, Weatherford

14:00 – 15:30
Nearbalanced Nitrified Foam Drilling: A New Frontier for the Drilling of Depleted and Fractured Carbonates - A Study on The Design, Execution, and Results on Multiple Wells
Speakers:
A. Khalid and Q.A. Chaudary, Weatherford

Session 070 | Offshore and Marine Theatre
OFFSHORE AND MARINE:
Offshore Drilling and Completion Challenges

14:00 – 15:30

Tailored 9 5/8- × 12 1/4-in. Single Piece Centralizer with High Restoring Force Implementation to Provide The Right Approach For Challenging ERD Wells in UAE
Speakers:
R. Bermudez, L.E. Navas, M. Abdelkerim Doutoum, and Y. Al Katheeri, ADNOC Offshore; M.A. Khamis, S.F. Krieger, D.B. Farley, S.M. Shaker, A.M. Khallaf, and C. Kiess, Weatherford

Session 056 | Capital Suite 14
DRILLING AND COMPLETION TECHNOLOGIES:
Real-Time Drilling Optimization

14:00 – 15:30
Integrating Real-Time Azimuthal Acoustic Data with Wellbore Stability Analysis for Safe and Fast Drilling, South and East Field, Kuwait
Speakers:
S. Turkey, Mina Abdullah, and M.A. Bora, KOC; A. Abba, I.M. Elabsy, and M. Belhouchet, Weatherford

TUESDAY | 13 NOVEMBER

Session 024 | Capital Suite 2 | 09:30 – 11:00
E&P GEOSCIENCE:
Openhole and Cased-Hole Logging

Session Chairs:
Fathy El Wazeer, Al-Mansoori Petroleum Industries
Daniel Boyde, Weatherford

Session 026 | Capital Suite 4
PRODUCTION FACILITIES TECHNOLOGIES:
Surface and Subsurface Production Facilities

10:30 – 10:50
Integrating Surface and Subsurface Models in An Automated Workflow Process For Asset Performance Analysis In Burgan Digital Oilfield –SEK
Speakers:
N.M. Rane, B. Al-Shammari, S.F. Desai, S.H. Al Sabea, and F.A. Abdulla, Kuwait Oil Company; M. Pandey and A.M. Ibrahim, Weatherford

Session 048 | Capital Suite 2 | 14:00 – 15:30
E&P GEOSCIENCE: Real-Time Formation Evaluation and Well Placement

Session Chairs:
Gary Stefan Aillud, ADNOC
Aly Abdelkarim, Weatherford

14:20 – 14:40
Integration of Penta-Combo LWD Measurements for Petrophysical and Geomechanical Feasibility
Speakers:
S. Alturki, A. Dutta, and S. Alhazzaa, Kuwait Oil Company; I.M. Elabsy, M. Belhouchet, and A. Abba, Weatherford

Session 081 | Capital Suite 16
PEOPLE AND TALENT:
Improving Capability and Engaging Culture

11:30 – 13:00
Near-Real Simulations with Wireline and Production Testing Surveys in the Oil and Gas Industry
Speakers:
T. Mittal, G.A. Chinchayan, and A.K. Whabi, Weatherford

Session 086 | Capital Suite 4 | 14:00 – 15:30
UNCONVENTIONAL RESOURCES: Reservoir Quality

Session Chairs:
Steven L. Webb, Oxy
Aly Abdelkarim, Weatherford

WEDNESDAY | 14 NOVEMBER

Session 100 | Capital Suite 10
DRILLING AND COMPLETION TECHNOLOGY:
Best Practices In Well Delivery

09:30 – 11:00
Optimization of Design Using Computational Fluid Dynamics Technique for New P&A Downhole Milling Technology - Case Studies of Rig Run Comparisons Validating Design Changes
Speakers:
M.A. Haq, D. Olstad, K. Imtiaz, and K.M. Deshpande, Weatherford

Session 077 | Capital Suite 8
IOR/EOR:
Chemical EOR Laboratory Investigation

12:10 – 12:30
Application of Wormlike Micelles for Mobility Control in Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery
Speakers:
S. Sandeep, Mari Petroleum Company Limited; S. Kalwar and A.Q. Awan, Weatherford; G. Abbas and Mehran UET, S.Z.A.B Campus Pakistan

Session 078 | Capital Suite 10
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND ADVANCED ANALYTICS:
Well Performance Through Artificial Intelligence

11:30 – 13:00
Integrated Analysis and Optimization for Progressing Cavity Pump Systems in Greater Burgan Field
Speakers:
A.A. Najaf, A. Ramchandra, and M. Al-Yetama, Kuwait Oil Company; F. Ledesma, A. Salman, and N. Suleiman, Weatherford

Session 079 | Capital Suite 13
DRILLING AND COMPLETION TECHNOLOGY: EXTENDED REACH TECHNOLOGY AND BEYOND MRC

11:30 – 13:00
Deployment of Lower Completions with Intervention-Less RFID Toe Sleeve (Self Actuated) in EDR Wells: Successful Deployment of Intervention-Less Toe Sleeve Increases Operational Efficiencies, Saves Rig Time, and Reduces Deployment Risk
Speakers:
A. Shuja, K. Vazquez, A. Edwards, and E. Murdoch, Weatherford

THURSDAY | 15 NOVEMBER

Session 102 | Capital Suite 14
DRILLING AND COMPLETION TECHNOLOGY:
Well Intervention Advances: Innovation – 2

09:30 – 11:00
Thru-Tubing Inflatable Retrievable Production Packer Helped Mitigate the Crossflow Which Enabled the Client Workover and Mitigate the Water Loading Issues Faced to Kick Off The Well from Production
Speakers:
S.A. Makawi, J. Bejoy George, and M.H. Rana, Weatherford

Session 095 | Capital Suite 2
E&P GEOSCIENCE:
Technology Application, Case Studies - 2

09:50 – 10:10
Development and Testing of an LWD Ultrasonic Microimaging Tool: Field Test Results From the Middle East and Europe
Speakers:
H. Mostafa, D. Di Tommaso, G. Warot, E. Prati, S. Wallace, I.M. Elabsy, and
A. Abdelkarim, Weatherford

FRIDAY | 16 NOVEMBER

Session 104 | Capital Suite 1
E&P GEOSCIENCE:
Formation Evaluation and Petrophysics

11:30 – 13:00
Dispersive Mode Processing of Borehole Acoustic Logs Using Fast Slowness-Frequency Inversion
Speakers:
S. Assous, J. Tudge, J. Whetton, and P. Elkington, Weatherford

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