among keynote speakers
"The Automa Congress brings a lot of important stakeholders, it has a lot of new technologies demonstrated there, so it seems to be very well organized. I'm happy to be here for the first time."
Ann Christin Andersen, Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Officer at TechnipFMC
"I'm really impressed. It's a really professional Congress. It seems to be seldom that I get that sort of welcome that I've got here."
Einar Landre, Lead Analyst at Equinor
"The Congress is organized well. We had plenty of meetings, planned and unplanned. Also, we had an opportunity to attend some sessions which are very informative. So, we are very satisfied."
Igor Radujkov, Senior Manager – AGMS at Schneider Electric DMS NS
"I think the networking is very good. We see a lot of interesting companies joining together. Today we had very interesting presentations, very good conversations with clients which are already in ecosystem but also some new opportunities."
Rob van der Spek, Head of Risk & Asset Management Advisory Oil & Gas NL, Digital lead region CEMEIA Oil & Gas at DNV GL
"Very interesting. It's at the edge of the knowledge on many subjects that are completely new for this sector and as usual it is very well organized".
Paolo Mario Allara, Offshore Drilling Innovation Portfolio Manager at Saipem
"I think it's a very good event. I think what I've seen in the plenary session that were very interesting sessions, people with different points of view have talked about their challenges and opportunities in digitalization: asset owners, as well as the EPC contractors, showing that if you collaborate, you can do much better. And also we have seen some examples of companies already doing digital projects and advantages they get from these digital projects in times of cost-effectiveness, performance improvement and this kind of interesting opportunities and evolutions."
Johan Ferket, Consultancy manager at Stork Asset Management Technology B.V.
"People are very open to share information during the speeches. And also the networking event help definitely with people's questions, so that's good."
Arjan Van Zijp, Sales Manager for NAPCON at Neste Engineering
"It was excellent organization and also the network is good because we see what our competitors or partners are doing. Also we see our end users who also give us ideas what they expect in the future, how will they develop, which helps us make our strategic decisions."
Vatroslav Sablic, CEO at Luvis Projekt
"The best Congress I have ever been to. Great choice of companies, huge companies, respectful. I'd love to come again."
Nawwaf Salman Alabdulhadi, Senior Information Security Specialist at Saudi Aramco
"Actually, I felt the Congress was very well organized. Very professional. It's the first time I've been to the conference and I'm very pleased of it."
Masoud Minhas, Principal Digital Consultant at Petrofac
"For me it's very interesting to be aware of what the other companies, like CEPSA, are doing right now in terms of digitalization. It's also a great opportunity to discover all the tools, all the programs, other initiatives, that start-ups and different companies are developing that we can use in the future in our plants, so a very good meeting point for us."
Camino Fidalgo Alvarez, Digital Program Manager (Chemicals) at CEPSA
"I think Automa has been brilliant so far, the attendees have been very trageted towards the digitalization and very innovative people from the oil and gas operators. It's managed very well so we're getting lots of face time with the people who make the decisions in these companies. Both operators, investors and collaborators going forward."
Antony Davies, Business Development Manager at CorrosionRADAR
"It's been fantastic, a really good event, really good presentations, really good speakers, really good contacts, everything. It's been very good time."
Gareth Webber, Head of Cyber Security for Oil and Gas at Siemens
"It has been good, actually. Really high-quality people coming to the stand, good questions, applications - not right here - but, obviously, building for the next year or two."
Ray Lock, Network Technology Director at Westermo Data Communications GmbH