Press Release

10th Annual Operational Excellence in Oil & Gas Summit 2019 Agenda Announced!

Shell, Delek US, Enbridge, Albemarle Corporation and Enbridge confirmed to speak in Houston this November

IQPC, April 17, 2019

Over 300+ Oil & Gas leaders will gather in Houston at the 10th Annual Operational Excellence in Oil & Gas Summit this November, 4-6 to share best practice and discuss the latest strategies and tools to enhance efficiency, reliability, safety, and drive Operational Excellence to the frontline.

More than 50+ industry innovators are confirmed to speak at this year’s conference, including:

  • Nathan Holt, Head of Continuous Improvement, Americas Shell
  • Rockwell Scott, Chief Information Officer, Delek US
  • Kyle Hart, Director, Process Safety, Enbridge
  • Steve McIntosh, Director, Process, Performance, and Reliability, Williams
  • Mike Turner, Senior Vice President, Global Production Hess Corporation
  • Phaneendra Bollavaram, Global Operations Excellence Manager, Apache Corporation
  • Chris Humes, Senior Vice President, Operations Crestwood Midstream
  • Randy Pound, Global Director of Maintenance & Reliability and North American Ethics Officer, Olin
  • Ashe Menon, Senior Vice President, Global Operations, National Oilwell Varco
  • Patrick Thompson, Chief Information Officer, Albemarle Corporation
  • Kenneth Woolridge, Director, Continuous Improvement, Air Liquide

This summit is incredible…rich in topics, ideas, networking, learning. Over the last two years it’s been an incredibly positive experience for me…and an opportunity to gauge our success in our approach and benchmark it against global organizations”- Grigor Bambekov, Director, Performance & Business Excellence, Andeavor Logistics

New for 2019:

  • Exclusive site tour at NASA JSC Mission control center and Space Vehicle Mockup Facility with David Loyd, NASA JSC Assistant Director, Institutional Safety and Mission Assurance. Learn how NASA trains its astronauts to optimize attentiveness, improve reaction time and minimize operational risk.
  • New cutting edge case studies from the last 12 months. Allowing you to benchmark your operations against industry innovators.
  • Deep dive into a masterclasses on building the operational excellence competencies of the future, mastering the digital imperative and unleashing the power of great people and organizations

Plus panels, case studies and workshops on Bridging the Strategy Execution Gap, Unlocking Human Potential with Robotic Process Automation, Environmental Excellence, Controlling Serious Injury and Fatality Exposures, Enterprise risk based decision making and much more. Delegates have a unique opportunity to learn how to unlock new sources of value and achieve dramatic improvements in productivity, flexibility, and speed.

The event was great, the organizing was fantastic - great job you all!” - Victor Costec, Group Lead, Asset Condition Management, Cenovus Energy

Find out more about the event by downloading the 2019 agenda >>

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