Conferences on February 20, 2018

SPE/EAGE Workshop: Reservoir Life Cycle Management - How to Maximise Value

Date: 20-Feb-18 to 21-Feb-18
The value in the energy industry is in the hydrocarbons present in the reservoir. As with any asset it requires managing throughout the life Cycle to maximise the value. The reservoirs were formed millions of years ago and we cannot change the way the reservoirs were created, but we can change the way we interact with them. Today we have at our disposal advanced technologies, greater knowledge, and the most computing power we have ever had before. What do operators and service companies believe will bring maximum value from the reservoirs in today’s landscape? How national and international oil companies have changed their strategy? These questions and many others will be thoroughly articulated in this workshop. WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES The objective of the workshop is to bring together ...

Future of Youth Skills & Employment

Date: 20-Feb-18 to 21-Feb-18
Location: Melbourne / Australia
The recent ‘New Work Smarts’ report by the Foundation for Young Australians has found a third of young people are unemployed or underemployed. Of those seeking to improve their career prospects, 60% are studying for jobs that will be obsolete in 30 years time. Rapidly evolving technologies are shifting the way we work and the types of jobs available. In response, we need to equip youth with the right skills, information and opportunities to succeed in the future workplace. The Future of Youth Skills & Employment conference brings together the key government, community and education stakeholders responsible for supporting the next generation of Australians into meaningful and sustainable work in our changing economy. Attend & learn strategies for: - Embracing the future of ...

Overcoming the Challenges of Digital Transformation

Date: 20-Feb-18 to 21-Feb-18
Location: Canberra / Australia
Digital Transformation isn’t just about knowing where you want to be, it’s about understanding and overcoming the huge challenges in getting there. From policy to technical capabilities, to customer-centric service design, this conference will deliver lessons learnt and case studies from departments and agencies in the midst of their digital transformation journey. Providing the perfect opportunity to network and build your future strategy. Benefits of attending the Overcoming the Challenge of Digital Transformation Conference: - Visualise the potential impacts of new technology on your sector - Develop a technology strategy for times of constant change - Navigate the unfamiliar terrain of platform sharing - Research user needs and embed this into service design - Cope with ...

Kids Coding - Ages 11 - 15 - Beginners Coding

Date: 17-Jan-18 to 21-Feb-18
Location: Toronto / Canada
A 6 week 12 hours of exciting adventure to introduce coding skills to kids. A play based coding program, in a collaborative classroom setting we will imagine, design debate and create with code. Learn how a computer works and the principles of coding. Understand life cycle of coding. Through various hands on games we will learn about coding principles from ideation to implementation. Get your sneakers on. We will be playing fun games like "Loopy Loop", "SORRY - you have dialled the wrong condition", "Would ARRAY number 400 please stand up?", etc. These games are part of CODE-IT HACKS unique curriculum and methodology to introduce coding concepts in a super fun manner. Using MIT's Block base SCRATCH platform, create and animate characters by learning ...

Decommissioning & Abandonment Summit

Date: 20-Feb-18 to 21-Feb-18
Location: Houston / United States
The 10th Annual Decommissioning & Abandonment Summit (20-21 February, Houston, Texas) is the world’s top destination for decommissioning and P&A professionals. Bringing together over 500 attendees, 35 innovative exhibitions, 50 expert speakers and more than 130 operator delegates, the summit is the go-to global meeting point for those involved in decommissioning, P&A and well intervention. With VP Decommissioning at BP, Decommissioning & Abandonment Lead at BHP, Global Decommissioning Business Improvement Lead at Shell, Head of Decommissioning at Maersk, Lead P&A at ConocoPhillips, GOM Regional Director at BOEM and Chief of Office of Structural and Technical Support at BSEE all sharing insight on the lessons learned from past projects and upcoming opportunities ...

The European Information Security Summit 2018

Date: 20-Feb-18 to 21-Feb-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
The European Information Security Summit 2018 (TEISS) is the biggest cyber security summit from the portfolio of Business Reporter. Join TEISS and discover the latest market developments, best practices and forward-looking advice from your peers from your industry and others including Finance, Retail, Technology, Public sector, Media, Healthcare, Utilities and many others. This event covers various stages of the cyber security lifecycle at different seniority levels, enabling every information security and information technology professional to find the right combination of sessions for their needs. Create a bespoke security programme to suit you! We will be opening the doors for the sixth time to welcome CIOs, CISOs, CROs, CSOs and CTOs as well as Heads, Directors and Managers of ...

Nuclear Deterrence Summit

Date: 20-Feb-18 to 22-Feb-18
The 2018 Nuclear Deterrence Summit will bring together leaders from across the U.S. nuclear enterprise to discuss high-level policy recommendations as outlined in the administration’s new Nuclear Posture Review (NPR). The final document, set to be released early in 2018 will assess plans for each leg of the nuclear triad, the nuclear warhead work at NNSA and the Nuclear Command and Control Requirements. The review will detail the administration’s priorities for modernization and how this effort will relate to the nation’s policies on nonproliferation, arms control and keeping the nation safe from nuclear attack as well as continuing efforts by the Department of Homeland Security and Nuclear Detection Office to combat future nuclear smuggling and terrorism activities. Celebrate our ...

World CNS Summit

Date: 20-Feb-18 to 22-Feb-18
Location: Boston / United States
The last 12 months have seen the neurodegenerative community make numerous strides into understanding these disorders. However, 2017 has been a rocky journey, particularly so for Alzheimer’s Disease, adding weight to the growing concern as to whether there is a fundamental flaw in our understanding of the disease, its mechanisms or our path to targeting it. As Program Director & Researcher for the 6th Annual World CNS Summit, I invite you to join a truly diverse group of professionals from biopharmaceutical, technology and academic institutions, in paving the path forward for neurodegenerative therapeutics. This year we have refined the theme of the meeting to ‘transforming discovery and translational research into disease modifying therapeutics’ to exemplify the vast opportunities ...

Chief Data & Analytics Officer UK 2018

Date: 20-Feb-18 to 22-Feb-18
Location: London / United Kingdom
Year on year Corinium have run two successful flagship events in the Chief Data Officer and Chief Analytics Officer event, two separate events which attracted unique but related audiences, including the best of the industry to discuss the issues most pertinent. This year once again we will be connecting Europe’s leading minds in data and analytics, but after listening to the feedback from the market, the convergence of the two roles has meant that this year we will be hosting the conference as the combined Chief Data & Analytics Officer event. We're Expecting over 150 attendees from the data analytics space, this event will give you: - Even more innovative and exclusive data analytics case studies, with real-life takeaways for your organisation. - A greater choice in Discussion Group ...

Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) Contracts for Energy Industry - Johannesburg

Date: 20-Feb-18 to 22-Feb-18
“Mastering the legal and commercial framework, contract negotiation, financing, risk and contractor relationship complexities of upstream and downstream EPC projects.” Managing and Negotiating Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) Contracts for Energy Industry 20 - 22 February 2018, Johannesburg 09 - 11 July 2018, Singapore http://infocusinternational.com/epcenergy Overview Today, Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) projects are uniquely challenging. Parties currently involved in large complex and fast-track EPC projects frequently suffer financial loss that could have been mitigated by effective contract management. Appropriate practical “know-how” of EPC contracts will improve your ability to take appropriate steps, or to obtain necessary advice, ...