Program 2021

Highlights of the program

  • 2 DAYS BUSINESS PROGRAM:

    More than 60 case-studies from leading experts

  • 3 STREAMS:

    Business Program covers both digital and automation aspects of the whole value chain: Upstream, Midstream, Downstream

  • CDO PANEL DISCUSSION:

    Digital-forward mind-set discussed by top-management representatives

  • STARTUP SESSION:

    Up-to-date technologies and solutions from the industry newcomers

  • UPSTREAM INNOVATIONS:

    From data and asset management to advanced solutions for performance optimization

  • DOWNSTREAM SOLUTIONS:

    Digital twins, IoT maintenance, AI and other effective tools for refinery optimization

  • 2 ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS

    5G, cloud and edge computing and digital competence of the workforce

  • IN TUNE WITH THE INDUSTRY:

    Overview of the top Industry 4.0 trends for business optimization and profitability increase

  • MIDSTREAM CHALLENGES:

    Case-studies on digitalization of entire pipeline eco-system

Among 2021 speakers

The Project Director and Project Committee evaluate each topic and the expertise of each speaker. It is done to attract the specialists from O&G Majors, EPCs, Refineries, Pipeline Operators, Drilling Contractors and big Service Providers with Equipment Manufacturers whose case-studies cover the ongoing, existing and planned projects. Business Program on AUTOMA Congress is focused on quality, not yet presented case-studies and expertised specialists.

OMV Petrom S.A.
Christopher Veit

Christopher Veit

Member of the Executive Board responsible for Upstream

OMV Petrom S.A.

Yokogawa
Yuko Iizuka

Yuko Iizuka

Country Manager – Managing Director for European Emerging Countries, Country Manager for Romania, Head of Global Delivery Center Romania

Yokogawa

McDermott
Vaseem Khan

Vaseem Khan

Global Vice President, Operations Performance and Digital Head of Energy Transition & New Energies Enterprise

McDermott

Mark Breese

Mark Breese

Head of Sales

Yokogawa RAP

Romgaz
Adrian Boiarciuc

Adrian Boiarciuc

CIO

Romgaz

Anton Grigore

Anton Grigore

Director Sales & Marketing

Yokogawa Europe B.V. Olanda Sucursala Romania

Wilhelm Layher GmbH & Co KG
Wolf Christian Behrbohm

Wolf Christian Behrbohm

Managing Director

Wilhelm Layher GmbH & Co KG

Italgas S.p.A.
Pier Lorenzo Dell’Orco

Pier Lorenzo Dell’Orco

CEO of Italgas Reti

Italgas S.p.A.

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
Dr. Kourosh Bahrami

Dr. Kourosh Bahrami

Senior Vice President General Manufacturing and Maintenance

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

OMV AG
Bernhard Beyer

Bernhard Beyer

Vice President Digital Transformation & Projects

OMV AG

Nabors Industries - CANRIG Robotics
Stuart Sullivan

Stuart Sullivan

Commercial Solutions

Nabors Industries - CANRIG Robotics

Tekfen Engineering
Tolga Timirci

Tolga Timirci

Vice President Operations

Tekfen Engineering

Aker BP
Prashant Soni

Prashant Soni

Digital Strategist – Operations & Asset Development

Aker BP

Worley
Mark Langerhorst

Mark Langerhorst

Project manager

Worley

ADNOC
Pedro Carreiras

Pedro Carreiras

Senior Manager, Projects (Digital & Innovation)

ADNOC

Ecopetrol S.A.
Gustavo Londono

Gustavo Londono

Senior Exploration Geophysicist, Exploration Vicepresidency

Ecopetrol S.A.

Tecnimont
Antonio Schiavone

Antonio Schiavone

AWP Group Leader

Tecnimont

DORIS Engineering
Olivier Benyessaad

Olivier Benyessaad

Head of Business Development

DORIS Engineering

GE GRID AUTOMATION
Arturo Fraile

Arturo Fraile

Sales Director South Europe Sales Director

GE GRID AUTOMATION

Tecnimont
Luigi Anselmi

Luigi Anselmi

HoD Construction Methods & Innovation

Tecnimont

TUPRAS
Utku Civelek

Utku Civelek

Lead data scientist

TUPRAS

Petrofac
Kevin Vardy

Kevin Vardy

EPS Digital Program Manager

Petrofac

RealWear
Frédéric Plasson

Frédéric Plasson

Regional Director Alps + Eastern Europe

RealWear

UERP APPS
Paul Sitbon

Paul Sitbon

President

UERP APPS

Stork
Johan Ferket

Johan Ferket

Consultancy manager

Stork

Enppi
Mohamed Elbadrawi

Mohamed Elbadrawi

Project Engineering Manager

Enppi

Neste Engineering Solutions Oy
Samuli Bergman

Samuli Bergman

Product Manager

Neste Engineering Solutions Oy

ICONICS Europe B.V. - o.z.
Zdeněk Zadák

Zdeněk Zadák

Business Development Manager, CEE

ICONICS Europe B.V. - o.z.

EQZ
Jeremy Avital

Jeremy Avital

CEO

EQZ

Genel Energy
Faruk Ozer

Faruk Ozer

Head of global ICS

Genel Energy

Petronas
Sharul A Rashid

Sharul A Rashid

Group Technical Authority, Instrument & Control

Petronas

BGS Group
Regina Chislova

Regina Chislova

Project Director

BGS Group

Atlas Copco Gas and Process Division
Uwe Luer

Uwe Luer

Aftermarket Business Development Manager

Atlas Copco Gas and Process Division

iConstruct (AUS) Pty Ltd.
Robert Gadbaw

Robert Gadbaw

Client Success Manager US

iConstruct (AUS) Pty Ltd.

Wood
Philip Black

Philip Black

Global Emerging Solutions Lead, Digital & Technology

Wood

Consolidated Contractors Company
Firas Hijazi

Firas Hijazi

Manager Information Systems, Projects Automation and Controls

Consolidated Contractors Company

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
Dr. Michael Honné

Dr. Michael Honné

Head of MRO 4.0

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

Keepler Data Tech
Juan María Aramburu

Juan María Aramburu

CEO

Keepler Data Tech

ToolKitX GmbH
Marc Smaluhn

Marc Smaluhn

CEO

ToolKitX GmbH

KT – Kinetics Technology SpA
Stefania Taraschi

Stefania Taraschi

Technology, process &HSE Head of department

KT – Kinetics Technology SpA

Bonatti S.p.A.
Amato Nicoli

Amato Nicoli

Projects Director, Romania

Bonatti S.p.A.

Maersk Drilling
Julian Zec

Julian Zec

Senior digital programs manager

Maersk Drilling

Aramco Overseas Company B.V.
Khalid Alnoaimi

Khalid Alnoaimi

Chief Representative of Aramco's Technology Office in Aberdeen

Aramco Overseas Company B.V.

RESCO spol. s.r.o.
Peter Semancik

Peter Semancik

Business Development Manager CEE & DACH

RESCO spol. s.r.o.

Motor Oil Hellas
Dimitris Michalopoulos

Dimitris Michalopoulos

Head of Industrial Applications

Motor Oil Hellas

Linde GmbH, Linde Engineering
Mareike Braun

Mareike Braun

Program Manager Digitalization

Linde GmbH, Linde Engineering

NIS j.s.c. Novi Sad
Kseniya Kultysheva

Kseniya Kultysheva

Head of Digital Transformation Program, Science & Technology Center (NTC NIS)

NIS j.s.c. Novi Sad

Microsoft
Tibor Bacsó

Tibor Bacsó

Director, Industry, Oil & Gas

Microsoft

NetGAS Research & Development
Ovidiu Bradin

Ovidiu Bradin

Managing Director

NetGAS Research & Development

PTC
Bogdan Baranga

Bogdan Baranga

Senior Director, Solutions Development & Field Engineering

PTC

INGL (Israel Natural Gas Lines LTD)
Yehiel Viner

Yehiel Viner

Manager Control and Automation

INGL (Israel Natural Gas Lines LTD)

NIPIGAS
Shamil Fazleev

Shamil Fazleev

Data Manager on EPC Projects

NIPIGAS

Krein
Jacopo Chirici

Jacopo Chirici

Co-Founder and CXO (Chief Experience Officer)

Krein

Arkadiusz Burnos

Arkadiusz Burnos

Managing Director EMEA

SEAM Group Europe Sp. z o.o.