Welcome to Exploration Revived 2021

Source: press release, 2 June 2021

Exploration Revived – the NPF Biennial Petroleum Geology Conference
Exploration Revived – the NPF Biennial Petroleum Geology Conference (illustration: NPF)

The Norwegian Petroleum Society (NPF) and the conference committee invite you to the 9th NPF Biennial Petroleum Geology Conference which will take place at Clarion Hotel Air, Sola, 13-15 September 2021.

The program committee is in the midst of finalising this year’s program. The full program will be published later this month; however, we some of the interesting talks can already be revealed.

Talks and speakers:

  • Iving Discovery – 5 in 1, Einar Sverdrup, MOL
  • Drilling Schweinsteiger – wildcat exploration in 2020, Tor Kristian Berg, Wellesley
  • Bringing new life to a mature area with three wells in Block 25/7, Mike Northrop, ConocoPhillips
  • Dugong, Carly Marshall, Neptune
  • Stangnestind, Liv Hege Birkeland Løken, Aker BP
  • The Blasto discovery, Ann-Helen Aamodt & Audun V. Kjemperud, Idemitsu
  • Nidhogg, Nina Bakke, Aker BP
  • From Cara discovery to Duva field – a fast track development, Rutger Van der Vliet, Neptune Energy
  • Stovegolvet, Kellfrid B. Lyslo & Tor Erik Svendsen, Equinor
  • Maria revitalisation, Vedad Hadziavdic, Wintershall
  • Oil-oil family typing using machine learning, Peder Aursand, Aker BP
  • Ørn, Matthias Mieth, Equinor

Keynote addresses:

  • Future outlook for Exploration, strategy, high value barrels in the Skarv area, Evy Glørstad, Aker BP
  • NCS overview, Torgeir Stordal, NPD
  • Exploration trends and recent discoveries in the mature North Sea Basin – creating high-value opportunities linked to existing infrastructure, Tom Dreyer, Equinor
  • Oil and motivation for working in the Oil industry today, Nicholas Ashton, Equinor

More information and registration here.

Tonje Raknes, Project Manager, Norwegian Petroleum Society
+47 983 06 117