Conference Program 2016

Conference moderator: Nashater Solheim


Time Event
18.00 Welcome event at Astrup Fearnley Museum, hosted by Lundin Norway. Lasts until 22:30.

End of welcome event


Time Event
08:00 Registration & opening of Exhibition
09:00 Opening of Subsea Valley Conference
Preben Strøm – Managing Director, Subsea Valley
Lisbeth Hammer Krog – Mayor, Bærum KommuneNashater Solheim – moderator
09:15 The future of the Energy Industry
Tord Lien – Minister of Petroleum and Energy
09:35 The future of the Energy Industry, continued
Eldar Sætre – President & CEO, Statoil
10:00 The future of the Energy Industry, continued
Charles McConnell – Executive Director Rice University, former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Energy
Panel debate
Tord Lien, Eldar Sætre and Charles McConnell.
 11:00 Coffee Break in the exhibition area
 11:30 Adapting to a new reality
10-minute introduction by each of the participants, followed by a debate/discussion on how the major system integrators plan to meet the challenges we face in our industry. How will they adapt and stay competitive in a world in which oil prices are expected to be low for a longer period than previous downturns?
Kristian Siem – Chairman and CEO of Siem Industries Inc.
Tore Halvorsen – Senior Vice President Subsea Technologies, FMC Technologies
Per Harald Kongelf – EVP & Regional Manager Norway, Aker Solutions
 12:30 Lunch and networking in the exhibition area

Parallel sessions, day 1

Time Parallel session 1 Parallel session 2 Parallel session 3 Parallel session 4
13:30 Topside-less & Seal-less Pump Systems – A much needed enabler for low cost IOR
Alexander Fuglesang
Fuglesangs Subsea AS
Creating Value through Partnership
Craig MacFarlane
Subsea 7
Organising R&D collaborative projects in clusters
Jean-Francois Duroch
Marine Logistic Optimization – Xmas Tree wet parking
Ole Thomas Enge
FMC Kongsberg Subsea AS
13:55 Flow-Induced Vibration – A review of current assessment methods
Alex Graham
CD-adapco/Norton-Straw Consultants
SACU™ – Stand Alone Control Unit
Frode Sand
FMC Kongsberg Subsea AS
New High Boost Pump Technology – Raising Recovery Rates
Håkon Bruun
FMC Technologies
Design of complex DEH systems ‐ project experiences
Øyvind Pharo Hanisch
Nexans Norway AS
14:20 Subsea Systems Reliability Improvements Inspired by the Aerospace Industry
Olivier Benyessaad, Bureau Veritas, Offshore department and Pierre Secher, APSYS
Practical Implementation of Internet of Things (IoT) and Predictive Maintenance
Frode Halvorsen
Enabling Pressure Tolerant Power Electronics for Deep Water Applications
Magnar Hernes
SINTEF Energy Research
Remote ROV Mission Support Center = ROV Operations performed from shore
Arve Iversen
14:45 Learnings from Other Industrial sectors in Addressing Cost Escalation in the Oil & Gas Industry
Faraz Ahmad
GE Subsea Systems & Drilling, GE Oil & Gas
Subsea Repair – “Emergency equipment versus Emergency brains”
Christian Knutsen
IK-Norway AS
Novel Results Give Better Fatigue Properties for Deep-Water Power Cables and Umbilicals
Dr. Fachri Nasution
Nexans Norway AS
Unique technology for 3D integrity monitoring of subsea pipes

Baard Brattebø

ClampOn AS

15:10 Synthetic Ester Dielectric Liquids for Deep Subsea Power Electronics
Attila Gyore
M&I Materials Ltd
Towards a Standardized Approach for Qualification of Subsea Systems
Tore Myhrvold
It’s time to get subsea boosting moving
Åge Hofstad
Aker Solutions
Reducing cost by implementing new technology – Johan Castberg introducing DC/FO technology
Håkon Frøyshov
Statoil ASA
15:35 Alternative Abandonment of Offshore Wells – New DNV GL Recommended Practice
David Buchmiller
Subsea Thermoelectric Power Generation
Dr P. Bagley
Aker Solutions
How integration and modularity reduce cost, the development of a cost effective subsea single phase flowmeter

Johannes Vikane, Technical advisor, Siemens Subsea AS

Safe lifting of heavy and large modules in extreme weather conditions using the Special Handling System (SHS)
Regina Hermelin
16:00 Multiphase Seal Rotordynamics – Towards Ensuring Predictive Capabilities for Subsea Process Equipment Design and Operation
Kenny Krogh Nielsen
Lloyd’s Register Consulting – Energy A/S
Possible game changer on the NCS?   Unlocking cost efficient seabed intervention and protection solutions on the Johan Castberg project
Tore Karlsen
Statoil ASA
Improving team collaboration and knowledge sharing in integrated operations
Stian Sivertsen
Computas AS
16:00-18:30 Subsea Valley Conference After Work! in the exhibition area

End of day 1


Time Event
08:00 Registration & opening of Exhibition
08:50 Wrap up and Key takeaways day 1.
09:00 Energy outlook
Jarand Rystad – CEO, Rystad Energy
Eirik Wærness – Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Statoil
Nashater Solheim – Moderator
10:20 Coffee Break in the exhibition area
10:50 Casting a Broader Net in the Exchange of Transformational Technology
Roderick A. Larson – President Oceaneering International Inc
11:20 The Industrial effect of Digitalization
Kimmo Alkio – President and CEO, Tieto
11:50 2033: Work will be Replaced by Transferring
Albert Meige, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Presans
12:20 Lunch and networking in the exhibition area

Parallel Sessions, day 2

Time Parallel session 1 Parallel session 2
13:30 Time to cut some real cost?
Trond Bjørseth
Subsea Product Certification – Focused, standardized and cost efficient approach to design- and fabrication quality assurance
Carl Fredrik Kresse, DNV GL Oil & Gas and Yrjan Tolo, GE Oil & Gas
13:55 Process control and operation of a subsea multiphase boosting station
Dejan Doder
GE Oil & Gas
SCCO2 Flushing Technology – The New Innovative Flushing Revolution
Espen Amundsen
Ocean Team Scandinavia AS
14:20 Development of a Flexible Software Platform for the next generation Subsea Electronic Module
Odd Gilinsky
Aker Solutions
Cost effective subsea pigging solutions
Marius Bjørn and Julie Lund
Kongsberg Oil & Gas Technologies
14:45 CAN Technology for Inclined Single and Multi-Well Developments in Shallow Reservoirs
Wolfgang Mathis
NeoDrill AS
Testing & Qualifying A New Salinity System for Improved Flow Assurance
Svein Erik Monge
Emerson Process Management
15:10 Simulating reality – Labs for qualifying next generation subsea solutions
Marius Asak
GE Oil & Gas
Low Cost Seabed Boosting
J. Margulis
Aker Solutions
15:35 Subsea Well Barrier Valves Test Frequency Optimization Methodology
Lars Tore Haug M.Sc, DNV GL and Jørgen Nøvik, Exprosoft
Investigation and Development of Subsea Heat Exchangers
Bill Antel
GE Oil & Gas

End of Conference and Exhibition

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