Event

ADIPEC 2023

Exhibition hours

2nd – 5th October

Find us at:

Stand 7152

Wood at ADIPEC 2023

Team Wood will unite with the global energy sector at ADIPEC to help accelerate urgent, collective and responsible action to ‘decarbonise faster, together.’

As a company laser-focused on driving decarbonisation by offering investable, scalable and deliverable solutions that are critical to our energy future, we’re looking forward to contributing to the conversation.

Join us on stand 7152 where we’ll be hosting a series of live, thought-provoking podcasts and sharing how we’re continuing to design the future. We’ll also be presenting technical and strategic sessions as part of the conference.

Whether it’s meeting us for a coffee, discovering more about how we’re transforming the world or listening to our podcasts on pivotal topics, we can’t wait to welcome you to our stand.

Podcast schedule Technical conference sessions Hydrogen & Decarb sessions

ADIPEC on Air - Podcast schedule

How can we achieve decarbonisation at scale? What do we need to unlock the true power of CCUS? Can the Middle East juggle energy security, increased demand and decarbonisation?

Our ‘ADIPEC on Air’ series will feature industry experts who will be answering these important questions...and more.

Date
Time
Topic
2 Oct
12:00
Decarbonisation at scale

Decarbonisation is a global imperative if we are to address climate risks and design a more sustainable future. It’s going to take speed, scale and smart solutions to deliver an affordable net zero.

Cutting-edge infrastructure developments are already reshaping the energy landscape, this podcast will discuss the monumental task and opportunity decarbonisation presents and the organisations that are leading the charge.

Speakers:
Joe Carter, Business Development in the Middle East, Wood
Damian Beauchamp, President of 8 Rivers

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2 Oct
15:30
Fuelling the future: The role of oil and gas in Iraq's cleaner tomorrow

The drive for energy independence remains, but how is the Middle East adapting its oil and gas industry to meet energy security whilst decarbonising existing assets and infrastructure?

Join the conversation on how Iraq's oil and gas sector can play a pivitol role in its journey towards sustainability. Explore the balance between harnessing oil and gas for national development while striving for a greener, cleaner, Iraq.

Speakers:
Mike Mair, Business Development Director, Wood  
Joe Harrison, Joint Venture Asset Manager, Middle East and Iraq, Shell

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2 Oct
16:30
Is CCUS key to a decarbonised future?

The drive for energy independence remains, but how is the Middle East adapting its oil and gas industry to meet energy security whilst decarbonising existing assets and infrastructure? 

Join the conversation on how Iraq's oil and gas sector can play a pivotal role in its journey towards sustainability. Explore the balance between harnessing oil and gas for national development while striving for a greener, cleaner, Iraq.

Speakers:
Dan Carter, President of Decarbonisation at Wood
Allen Abraham, Head of Industrial Decarbonisation, BloombergNEF

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3 Oct
11:00
Accelerating project delivery

We are delving into the world of project delivery within the fast-paced energy sector. Join us as we uncover the strategies, insights, and real-world examples behind accelerating project timelines to keep up with the ever-changing landscape. 

We’ll examine the challenges faced when striving for faster project completion, including the balance between speed and quality and share real-world examples that highlight how teamwork, innovation, and efficient execution can lead to successful outcomes.

Speakers:
Khalid Ba Dhawi, Director of Engineering Middle East, Wood
Ken Ede, Head of Decarbonisation and Project Delivery, Wood

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3 Oct
12:00
Decoding the value of Digital Twin

Digital Twin isn’t just a buzzword; it’s a game-changer. But the magic isn’t in the technology – it’s in the implementation.

Wood has partnered with Aramco to decode the value of Digital Twin, developing a blueprint concept that unlocks substantial value, paving the way for optimised capital projects and enhanced asset performance.

Speaker:
Peter Carydias, Integrity Operations Manager, Wood

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3 Oct
15:30
Can digital technology revolutionise the way we optimise our existing industry?

Join us as we venture into the realm of digital tools such as artificial intelligence and digital twin and explore how they can revolutionise the energy industry.

During this session we will explore how digital tools can play a role in optimising assets, reducing cost and extending the life of existing fields.

Speakers:
Peter Carydias, Integrity Operations Manager, Wood
Kiran Darmasseelane, Senior Analyst, Verdantix

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4 Oct
12.30
Rethinking strategies for energy security and an effective transition

Join Wood CEO, Ken Gilmartin, as he reflects on his time at ADIPEC and discusses how to build a successful, sustainable and resilient supply chain that is able to support energy security and an effective energy transition.

Speaker:
Ken Gilmartin, CEO, Wood

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4 Oct
13.30
Game changing partnerships – revolutionising plastic recycling

The circular economy represents a critical and growing industry in our collective quest for a more sustainable future. Innovative technologies and facilities are being developed and built to make this possible. 

This session will explore the unique partnership between OMV and Wood to deliver ReOil - an exciting plastics recycling technology that will help to drive a sustainable, circular economy for plastic.

Speakers:
Richard Spires, Technology Director, Wood
Stefan Pirker, OMV

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4 Oct
15:00
Transformative Hydrogen projects

Join us as we explore the world of transformative hydrogen projects that are reshaping our energy landscape. We will unravel the potential of hydrogen in pursuit of clean and sustainable energy solutions.

Speakers:
Dan Carter, President of Decarbonisation, Wood
Daria Nochevnik, Director of Policy and Partnerships, Hydrogen Council

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5 Oct
10:30
In-country value - it's more than a contractual obligation

Developing the skills to enhance in-country value (ICV) is more than a contractual obligation. It is driving new capabilities and creating a lasting legacy for future generations across the Middle East. In this session, we will explore best practice approaches to ICV and celebrate talent success stories from across the region.

Speakers:
Johannes Vorster, VP People and Organisation, Middle East
Osama Lazim, Deputy General Manager, Iraq

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Available now: Offshore Europe 2023 podcast series

Unable to join us at ADIPEC or craving conversation now?

Tune in to our 12 episode-strong podcast series recorded live at Offshore Europe 2023 where we analysed the latest energy trends with Wood experts and special guests.

Listen now

Technical Conference Sessions

Hear from the innovative minds, data driven professionals and technical experts who are driving critical decarbonisation solutions.

Date
Time
Venue
Topic
2 Oct
11:10 – 11:30
Capital Suite 13 ADNEC
AI and digital transformation: AI for Sustainability

Towards 2030: Transforming Asset Emissions In Upstream Production Operations

Speakers:
Peter Carydias, Integrity Operations Manager, Wood

3 Oct
10.30 – 12:00
Capital Suite 4 ADNEC
Project management: Smart Field Technologies

Smart Field Technology / Automation And New Technologies Applied To Projects

Speakers:
Sasipriya Rajendran, Principal Electrical Engineer, Wood

3 Oct
13:00 – 14:30
Capital Suite 13 ADNEC
AI and digital transformation: NLP and Large Language Models

Leveraging Natural Language Processing For Benchmarking And Enhancing Maintenance And Reliability In The Energy Industry

Speakers:
Ramin Rahnama, Senior Consultant, Wood

3 Oct
14.00 – 14:20
Capital Suite 14 ADNEC
Operational excellence: Advanced Processes

'Lite' Optimisation And Recommender Systems For Maintenance Inventory Management

Speakers:
Peter Carydias, Integrity Operations Manager, Wood

4 Oct
13:40 – 14:00
Capital Suite 7 ADNEC
Energy transition and decarbonisatoin: Hydrogen Transportation and Utilisation

Repurposing Networks For Hydrogen

Speakers:
Callum Peace, Lead Engineer, Wood

5 Oct
11.10 – 11:30
Capital Suite 4 ADNEC
Operational excellence: Production Optimisation Technologies

How To Evaporate Heavy Hydrocarbon In A Natural Gas Stream Within A Short Distance - The AIM Concept

Speakers:
Fariz Maktar, Flow Assurance Engineer, Wood

5 Oct
15:00 – 16:30
Capital Suite 7 ADNEC
Energy transition and decarbonisatoin: Hydrogen Production and Storage

Green Hydrogen Export - Technical Readiness Of Jetty-less Marine Loading Terminals

Speakers:
Callum Peace, Lead Engineer, Wood

Hydrogen, Decarbonisation and Strategic Conferences

Leading the conversation on a curated list of topics including hydrogen, decarbonisation at scale, circular economies and diversity.

Date
Time
Venue
Topic
2 Oct
12:30 – 13:30
CoLab Area

Decarbonisation Collaboration Presentation - Towards a circular economy: the future of plastics chemical recycling

Speakers:
Richard Spires, Wood
Stefan Priker, ReOil

4 Oct
11.00 – 11:45
Decarb Zone, Hall 12

Decarbonisation Conference – Strategic electrification: supporting decarbonisation across sectors

Speakers:
Dan Carter, President of Decarbonisation, Wood

4 Oct
11:00 – 12:00
ICC Hall

Strategic Conference – Trade and supply chain: rethinking strategies for energy security and an effective transition

Speakers:
Ken Gilmartin, CEO, Wood

4 Oct
15:00 – 16:00
ICC Hall

Hydrogen Conference – Accelerating innovation in next-generation hydrogen technologies

Speakers:
Azad Hessamodini, Executive President Consulting, Wood

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