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LIVE TODAY! Virtually join us at the Energy Connect Virtual Conference & Expo

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Energy Connect Live 2019

LIVE TODAY! Virtually join us at the Energy Connect Virtual Conference & Expo to see our many speakers and exhibitors, all sharing their expertise on the digital transformation of Oil and Gas.  |IIoT, Automation, Blockchain, & More|


Panel Discussion (8:00 AM MST)

Geoffrey Cann

Moderated by Geoffrey Cann
(Discussion – The Digitalization of the oil & gas industry)

Panelists include:

Joy Romero

VP Technologies, CNRL

Terry Chmelyk

Terry Chmelyk

Vice President, Spartan Controls

Vicki Knott

Vicki Knott

P.Eng CEO and Co-founder of Crux OCM

Dr Soheil Asgarpour

Dr. Soheil

Ph.D, P.Eng, PTAC


Conference Schedule (Day 1):

Akram Ahmad

9:00 AMAkram Ahmad, Principal Software Engineer, Dell Technologies

Presentation Topic: The IoT market is inherently heterogeneous, and the majority of the challenges are at the Edge (Edge computing essentially pushes applications, data and computer power (services) away from centralized points to the logical extremes of a network). Learn about an approach to taking (1) Hundreds of protocols, (2) Mix of IP and non-IP connectivity, (3) Widely distributed computing nodes, often in unsecured areas, and (4) Need for real-time response, regardless of backend conectivity.

Dave Laffarty

9:30 AMDave Lafferty, President Scientific Technical Services

Presentation Topic: How IIoT & Edge Computing Brings Value To The Oil & Gas Industry

Stina Brock

10:00 AMStina Brock, SVP North America at Electron

Presentation Topic: Using Blockchain to Unlock the Value of Distributed Energy Resources

This presentation will explain how blockchain can be used to create a shared digital infrastructure for the grid, which allows distributed energy resources to provide energy services to the electric grid, benefiting both consumers and utilities / grid operators.

Mark Sombach

11:00 AMMark Sombach, Digital Innovation Specialist / Group Lead, Cenovus

Presentation Topic: Panel Discussion (Digital Transformation of Oil and Gas)

Digital Innovations in asset tracking and monitoring. “Cenovus Energy has been researching and experimenting with new digital technologies to assist in tracking billions of dollars in equipment” I will also touch on other experiments with Image Recognition and Connected worker.

12:00 PM – Break

Ken Anderson

12:30 PMKen Anderson CD, ICS Architect, Operational Cyber Security, ATCO Group

Claudio Lima

1:00 PMDr. Claudio Lima, Global CTO, VP of Innocation

2:00 PMDavid Whitten, Senior Executive Consultant with Prestonwood Energy

Presentation Topic: IoT 101: Foundation for the Future

Jon Trask

3:00 PMJon Trask, Block Chain Guru

Presentation Topic: Blockchain & IoT: The Key to Unlocking Logistics Performance

-Enhanced Visibility
-Blockchain & ERP / Transportation Management Systems
-IoT Sensor Integration

Attend for free from the comfort of your office!

Free Registration, No Travel, No Scheduling Conflicts
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The oil and gas industry has taken its first tentative steps towards a more digital future, and the opportunity to be captured are beginning to take shape. But which opportunities offer the greatest gains, and how long will it take for those gains to be realized? In a capital constrained world, business must focus on clear winners.

At the Energy Connect VIRTUAL Conference, you will hear from business leaders from producers, engineering firms, technology associations and startups all discussing what digital means to oil and gas, the key leverage points, the leading technologies, and the size of the opportunities.

Learn where your organization can find upside from these new industry solutions.

Attend for free from the comfort of your office!
NO Travel, NO Registration Fees, NO Scheduling Conflicts…

Free Registration Here

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