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Registration, Coffee, Exhibition


Opening Ceremony


Keynote Address

Mr. Yann Bigno, Manager / IRM Leader & Bu Hasa Production Optimization Manager, ADNOC


Session 1: Optimizing Desalters for Produced Water Reuse

Chairs: Hani Al-Khalifa, Saudi Aramco & Dr. Cheng Chen, Chevron

Expanding Usage of Treated Produced Water – Providing Solutions for Crude Desalters
Lisa Henthorne, Water Standard

New Process Scheme for Treatment and Reuse of Desalter Effluent
Diego CarrascoVeolia Water


Coffee Break & Exhibition 


Session 2: Case Studies: Oil Removal and Recovery

Chairs: Dr. Yasmeen Al-Lawati, Institute for Advanced Technology Integration & Steve Coffee, Enerscope Systems

Which Deoiling Technologies to Choose for Upstream Oil and Gas Applications? A Multi-Criteria Approach
Camille Sagne, Michael Cavill, Suez

Case Study: A Technical Audit of the Nutshell Filters at Effluent Water Disposal Plants EWDPs
Imad Al-Maheimid, Kuwait Oil Company

Water Management using constructed Surface Flow Wetland system in ASP flooding projects
Mahendran Srinivasan, PDO & Stephane Prigent, Bauer Nimr


Networking Lunch & Exhibition


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Session 3: New Process Solutions for Daily Operations

Chairs: Lisa Henthorne, Water Standard & Dr. Mouloud Hendou, Veolia Oil & Gas

Clathrate desalination method applied to Produced Waters: Methodology & Results
Matthieu Jacob, Total & Pascal Le Melinaire, BGH

Ceramic Membrane Ultrafiltration Demonstrates Performance for Produced Water Reuse
Cheng Chen, Chevron & Chris Catalanotto, Siemens

Case Study- CPI system at Qarn Alam
Saada Al-Shukaili, Petroleum Development Oman



Coffee Break & Exhibition 


Roundtables Session 1

  1. Development of a Spectroscopic Technique for Continuous On-Line Monitoring of Light Oils in Produced Water
    Andy McClernon, Advanced Sensors
  2. Water Balance Optimization at an Enhanced Oil Recovery Facility
    Daniel Bjorklund, Aquatech
  3. Oxygen Removal in Offshore Water Injection: Comparison Between Vacuum Degassing and Membrane Deaeration Technologies
    Alessio Liati, Artes Ingegneria S.p.A
  4. Traditional Is Expensive
    Todd Kirk, Exterran
  5. Integrated PWT Debottlenecking & Retrofitting
    Jeroen Bergman, Frames
  6. Carrier Gas Extraction for Oil field Water management
    Prakash Govindan, Gradiant Corporation
  7. Next Generation Compact Flotation Unit for Produced Water Treatment
    Prof. Matteo Chiesa, Masdar Institute of Science & Technology & Rune G. Nilssen, Stauper Offshore
  8. Securing Today’s Water for Tomorrows Production: Cost effective water treatment for EOR – a global perspective
    Matthew Goysich, MyCelx
  9. Pure Pack – Produced Water Treatment
    Kyle Jenkins, Pentair
  10. Chlorine Dioxide Treatment Enhances Oil Recovery and Suspended Solids Removal from Produced Water
    Zack Li, Pureline
  11. The Use of Oil Removal Media to Treat Produced Water from Polymer Flooding for Re-Injection
    Chris Catalanotto, Siemens
  12. Quick Laboratory Analysis of Gas Condensate in Produced Water
    Chip Westaby, Turner Designs
  13. Mercury Removal by Macro Porous Polymer Extraction
    Jeroen Boom, Veolia Water Solutions
  14. Improving Effluent Water Quality, Debottlenecking, and Reducing OPEX with Brownfield
    Implementation of Modified Nutshell Media
    Jay Keener, Xedia Process Solutions


Roundtables Session 2

  1. Setting New Standards in Produced Water Treatment
    Kay Gunther Gabriel, CERAFILTEC & Eryl Edwards, BESIX
  2. The Importance of, and How to, Monitor Oil Droplet Size and Solids Particle Size, within your Produced Water Plant
    Alan O’Donoghue, Canty
  3. Industrial Scale Field Demonstration of Ceramic Membrane based Produced Water Treatment System
    Arata Nakamura, Inpex & Fuyuhiku Ishikawa, Metawater
  4. Advanced Produced Water Treatment Processes for Thermal Heavy Oil Production
    Louie Ponzani, Eco-Tec
  5. Improving Conventional Flotation Methods to Treat EOR Polymer Rich Produced Water
    Frank Richerand, EnviroTech
  6. Data Based Designs: A Water Treatment Plant – Lessons Learnt
    Naeem Bhola, Jorin
  7. High Salinity Produced Water Treatment by Nanofiltration Membranes
    Supriyo Das, DOW
  8. Continuous Fine Filtration of Produced Water by Innovative Backwash Filter Design
    Klaus Brandt,, Lenzing
  9. Desanding: the Vital Link in Produced Water Treatment
    Steve Coffee, Enerscope
  10. Closing the Cycle: Optimizing Produced Water Management Through Efficient Reuse Treatment
    Jean-Louis Kindler, Origin Clear
  11. Innovative Commercial and Technical Solutions for CSG Produced Water Treatment Project
    Matt Politzi, Osmoflo
  12. Case Studies from US, Middle East and China of Reusing 100 % Produced Water for Fracturing
    Rajendra Ghimire, PRRO Water
  13. Nanoflotation- A New Technology That Increases Flotation System Capacity by 4 Times and Ultrafiltration Membrane Capacity by 10 Times- With 90% Reduction in Energy Consumption
    David Bromley, David Bromley Engineering


Drinks Hour

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Pablo Reali, Managing Director, Global Centre of Excellence O&G, Suez

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