Data-Driven Production Optimization Conference June 16-17, 2015 | Houston, TX, USA | DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston – Greenway Plaza

11.30-12.30 Panel Session: Optimizing Collaboration (Day 2, June 17th)

  • Discuss the importance of collaboration between engineering silos benefits are of having better knowledge sharing between drilling, production, operations and facilities engineers
  • Question where the gaps in collaboration are and how the industry can move forward in encouraging this.
  • Weigh up the pros and cons of analytics centres of excellence and other methods other collaboration such as virtual collaboration software and how they should be structured and implemented

Steve Blumer, SCADA Manager, EXCO Resources
Gideon Malherbe, Founder and Partner, Virtual Consulting International
Fred Clarke, Senior Artificial Lift Advisor, Murphy Oil
Paul Murray, Director,