CERAWeek Agora Innovation 2019

Visit AVEVA at the CERAWeek Agora Innovation Event on March 11 to 15, 2019 to see how we are building a new future in industrial software for the global energy industry.


Venue: Houston, TX, USA

Address: George R. Brown Convention Center

When: 11-15 March 2019

Price: $8500

Contact: Vanessa Erickson, Marketing Manager

About CERAWeek

Since taking root in 1983, CERAWeek by IHS Markit has become the world's premier energy event, with this year's agenda covering key issues impacting today's energy market — from markets and geopolitics to technology, project costs, energy and the environment, finance, operational excellence and cyber risks. The conference is distinctive in the extraordinary depth and breadth of its content and the quality of the dialogue among participants.

AVEVA at CERAWeek Innovation Agora

The Innovation Agora is a dedicated space for exploring the critical role of technology and innovation in the global energy future. As a Strategic Sponsor of the Innovation Agora at CERAWeek, AVEVA will take the stage for the following sessions:

Is Data the New Oil?
Date: Tuesday, March 12 | 11:35 AM - 12:35 PM | Agora Studio #1                   
Moderator: Carolyn Seto, Director, Upstream Technology & Innovation, IHS Markit
AVEVA – Craig Hayman, CEO
Microsoft – Hussein Shel, Azure Global, Principal Program Manager
The Oil & Gas Technology Center - Colette Cohen, CEO
Chesapeake Energy, CDO
ConocoPhillips Canada, Digitalization Lead

Transforming the Upstream Business through Data Twinning
Date:  Tuesday, March 12 | 4:15 - 5:15 PM | Delphi Room
Moderator: Oscar Abbink, Director Upstream Research Group, IHS Markit
AVEVA – Amish Sabharwal, EVP Engineering Business
Cognite AS (Aker BP) – Dr. John M. Lervik, Founder & CEO
Equinor – Jim Claunch, VP, Business Excellence

Pod Presentations:

Digital technology empowers the modern energy workforce
Date: Monday, 5:30 – 6:00 PM 
As the skilled labor force faces retirement, technology is easing the generational transition by providing smart resources, enhanced visualization and task-specific guidance to help new workers onboard quicker and handle complex tasks with better, more complete information to underpin their decision-making. Abhilash Nair, Senior Principal Technical Sales Consultant at AVEVA will present real world case studies on how industry leaders are employing technology, such as VR training of onsite workforce, to save cost and reduce safety risks.
Presenter: Abhilash Nair – Senior Principal Technical Sales Consultant, AVEVA
Technology featured: AR / VR

Technology innovation drives integrated asset analytics
Thursday, 2:30 – 3:00 PM
Proposed abstract: On average, humans are able to process visuals 60,000 times faster than text. Todd Kubiak, Senior Technical Sales Consultant from AVEVA, will share how companies like Shell and ADNOC utilize data-in-context using a digital twin of their assets to derive knowledge and wisdom for key business decisions throughout the operations lifecycle.
Presenter: Todd Kubiak – Senior Technical Sales Consultant, AVEVA
Technology featured: Integrated Command & Control Center
Customer Case Study: Shell & ADNOC

Visit the following Demos:

Agora Experience in the Agora Atrium

  • AVEVA Engage

AVEVA Boardroom - George R Brown Convention Center, Room 350C

  • AVEVA Engage with legacy AVEVA & SES components included
  • HoloLens Demos
  • OTS Oculus Demo

Microsoft House - George R Brown Convention Center, Partner House 2

  • OTS & Insight Cloud demo

Visit us in this expanded CERAWeek venue on the third level of the George R. Brown Convention Center, just across the skywalk from the Hilton Americas Hotel.

Learn more

AVEVA has a limited number of complimentary passes for distribution to our customers - to claim one, please contact Vanessa.erickson@aveva.com.

Register to attend

Use the link below to register for the event.