Special Sessions

Thursday 26th March 9.00 – 10.40 Room A

Enhanced Oil Recovery: Field Cases and Faster Way to Implementation

Moderator: Alexey Andrianov, EOR expert, Eni Upstream

Description: As global energy demand continues to increase, more countries and companies evaluate and apply EOR techniques to produce more oil from their assets. Enhanced Oil Recovery is one of themes of OMC 2015. The workshop includes panel and technical sessions dedicated to EOR with focus on field applications and faster implementation of EOR techniques. Technical papers will be presenting EOR field cases, development and characterization while panel presentations will describe the EOR field cases, capability development and implementation. The panelists will present EOR field cases from their company and share their view on faster moving EOR from lab to field.

CAPABILITY DEVELOPMENT: IOR/EOR A CHANGING LANDSCAPE Diederik Boersma, Manager IOR/EOR, Diederik van Baten, Shell Global Solutions

POLYMER FLOODING – FROM MICRO- TO FIELD SCALE Torsten Clemens, Chief Scientist for Reservoir Engineering, OMV E&P


General discussion on moving EOR and reducing its costs.


The debate continues in the technical session EOR TECHNOLOGIES, Thursday 26th March 11.00-12-40 Room A



Friday 27th March - 9.30 a.m.

Offshore Regulations and Technologies: 5 years after Macondo 

This special session will focus on the regulatory initiatives implemented in countries hosting exploration activities as well as on the preparedness and new technologies put in place by operators for blowout containment and prevention.
9.30   Introduction - Marcelo Masera, EC Head of Unit Energy Security, Joint Research Centre Institute
Post Macondo regulations: initiatives implemented in the hosting countries
Italy - Franco Terlizzese, D.G. Ministry of Economic Development
Italy - Paola Imperiale, Minister Plenipotentiary Maritime Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs 
The Directive 2013/30/EU on safety of offshore oil and gas operations: legal aspects and implications
Massimiliano Grimaldi, Francesca D'Orsi, Grimaldi Studio Legale
10.30   Discussion
10.50   Coffee break
11.10   Introduction 
                       Roberto Ferrario, Innovative Projects and Technology Department, Tecnomare
           Offshore operators capability: organization, means and procedures
Pietro Cavanna, President Italian Petroleum Industry Association - Hydrocarbons sector
           Capping and pressure protection, post Macondo #466
Dennis Lingo, Director business development Trendsetter Engineering
           Evolving Oil Spill Response Limited to meet changing industry needs
Matt Clements , Director Subsea Well Intervention Services - Oil Spill Response Limited 
           Offset installation equipment for emergency intervention on subsea blowout well
Matteo Scarpa, Project Manager Saipem
12.40   Discussion
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