04 - 05 September, 2018 |
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, Singapore

David Hartell


Senior Development Manager
Premier Oil


10:00 AM Industry Power Panel: Preserving the Downturn’s Upside

This 35 minutes panel discussion will see decision-makers from oil companies and FPSO contractors discuss the operational benefits that came about from the various cost-cutting measures put in place during the past few years and how to sustain these advantages as the market turns the tide. Discussion will focus on:

 Understanding some of the business decisions implemented over the past few years
 Discussing whether some of the implemented measures are sustainable
 Exploring ways to adapt and sustain some of the benefits as the market picks up
 Understanding some of the talent management and OPEX challenges facing the FPSO industry

12:30 PM Quick-Fire Session: Investing In FPSOs vs LNG And Other Renewable Energy Projects – What’s The Market Sentiment?

A group of experienced financiers will be on stage to kick-off a 20 mins discussion on whether the FPSO industry is still an attractive sector to invest in. During this session, delegates can post questions anonymously on a message board through the FPSO Network application. The financiers will then spend the next 40 mins answering these questions.

2:00 PM Next-Gen FPSOs: Incorporating A Sustainable Integrated Intelligence Operations (IIO) Framework For FPSOs

  • Leveraging on IIO to improve the operational safety of FPSOs
  • Examining the infrastructure needed to implement an IIO framework for an oil field
  • Discussing the barriers that could hinder the implementation of a IIO framework and how to tackle them

4:40 PM Closing Plenary Session: Understanding The Key Takeaways From The FPSO World Congress - How Will We Shape Our Businesses For 2018 And Beyond?

  • Understanding key takeaways from the FPSO World Congress 2018
  • Ensuring business sustainability in the next 3 years as more FPSO projects get tendered
  • Implementing strategies to reduce upfront costs and increase FPSO productivity
  • Innovating as an industry to apply new technologies that can radically improve FPSO productivity and reduce costs


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining David.

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