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The MEOS 2019 conference takes place under the theme Resilience Through Talent and Technology Transformation. A large number of categories on exploration and appraisal, reservoir development, drilling and completions, production and facilities, human resources, HSSE, new technologies and innovations have been selected.

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EXPLORATION GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS

  1. Basin Modelling and Analysis
  2. Borehole Geophysics
  3. Geochemistry
  4. Geophysical Acquisition and Processing
  5. Geophysical Data Integration
  6. Low Relief Structures and Stratigraphic Traps
  7. Near-Surface Characterisation for Better Imaging
  8. Non-Seismic Technology
  9. Outcrop Geological Studies
  10. Prospects and Structural Trap Evaluation
  11. Quantitative Interpretation
  12. Reservoir Geophysics
  13. Resource Estimation
  14. Seismic Inversion
  15. Subsalt and Deepwater Exploration
  16. Unconventional Resources Related to Exploration

UNCONVENTIONAL

  1. Artificial Lift—Unconventional
  2. Business and Commercial Models
  3. Completion Optimisation
  4. Developing Unconventional Reservoirs
  5. Exploring for Unconventionals
  6. Formation Evaluation for Unconventional Resources
  7. IT Infrastructure
  8. Modelling of Unconventional Resources
  9. Multistage Fracturing Techniques
  10. Operation Efficiency
  11. Project Management
  12. Shale Reservoirs
  13. Tight and Microporous Reservoirs
  14. Unconventional Completion
  15. Unconventional Drilling Methods
  16. Unconventional Modular Facilities

RESERVOIR CHARACTERISATION

33. Advanced Petrophysics (Logging and Coring)
34. Breakthrough and Reservoir Research
35. Formation, Evaluation, and Well Testing
36. Fracture Characterisation
37. Geologic Modelling
38. Geomechanics

RESERVOIR ENGINEERING

39. Advanced Well Testing Techniques
40. Advancement in Multilateral Wells Design
41. Best Practices in Reservoir Management
42. Field Development and Life Cycle Optimisation
43. Fluid Characterisation
44. Gas Reservoir Management
45. Geosteering and Well Placement
46. Monitoring and Conformance
47. Multidisciplinary Integration
48. Numerical Modelling and Simulation
49. Pressure Transient Analysis
50. Reserves Estimation and Economics
51. Reservoir Management for Mature and Green Fields
52. Uncertainty Quantification using Reservoir Simulation

EOR

53. Advancements in Technology
54. Chemical EOR
55. EOR Challenges
56. Gas EOR
57. Hybrid EOR Processes
58. Monitoring and Surveillance
59. Optimised Facilities
60. Risk Assessment
61. Technical and Commercial Screening
62. Thermal EOR

DRILLING AND COMPLETIONS

63. Advanced Drilling Technology
64. Borehole Stability
65. Cementing and Wellbore Isolation
66. Coil Tubing Drilling
67. Completion Fluids
68. Completion Technologies
69. Cost Optimisation
70. Deep Water Drilling
71. Downhole Sand Management
72. Drilling and Well Design Optimisation
73. Drilling Fluids
74. Extended Reach Drilling
75. High Pressure and High Temperature Wells
76. Integrated Operations
77. Nonmetallic Piping
78. Perforation Technology
79. Productivity Enhancement (Stimulation and Fracturing)
80. Rig Design and Automation
81. Simultaneous Operation
82. Surveying and Anti-Collision
83. Under Balance and Managed Pressure Drilling
84. Well Abandonment
85. Well Control
86. Well Integrity
87. Well Intervention

PRODUCTION AND FACILITIES

88. Artificial Lift Technologies and Optimisation
89. Facilities Design and Optimisation
90. Facilities Integrity
91. Flow Assurance
92. Flow Metering
93. Material Selection
94. Nonmetallic Piping
95. Produced Water Management
96. Production Management
97. Real-Time Management
98. Rigless Operations
99. Scale and Corrosion Management
100. Sour Processing
101. Subsea Operations
102. Surface Network Simulation
103. Surface Sand Management

ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND INNOVATION

104. Energy Economics
105. Energy Optimisation in Production Operation
106. Operational Excellence
107. The Role of Renewables in Oil and Gas Industry

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

108. Contracting and Procurement
109. Contractor Management
110. Cost Estimation and Financing
111. Engineering
112. Integrated Planning and Scheduling
113. Interface Management
114. Partnership Strategy
115. Project Risk Management
116. Standards and Quality Management

HUMAN RESOURCES AND DIVERSITY

117. Academic/Industrial Collaboration
118. Knowledge Management
119. Local Capabilities and Talent Development
120. Organisational Health and Adaptability
121. Talent Acquisition, Development and Retention
122. The Role of Women within Oil and Gas industry STEM
123. Vocational/Industrial Training
124. Women Development and Diversity

HSSE

125. Cyber Security
126. Environmental Stewardship
127. Ergonomics
128. Gas Flaring
129. Management of Change
130. Process Safety
131. Quality Assurance and Management
132. Safety Culture
133. Safety Risk Management
134. Social Responsibility and Public Awareness
135. Sustainability
136. Waste Management

4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

137. 3D Printing Applications
138. Advanced Materials
139. Advanced Robotics
140. Advanced Simulation and Visualisation
141. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
142. Automation
143. Big Data and Data Analytics
144. Block Chain
145. Cloud and High Performance Computing
146. Digital Fields and Real-Time Data Assimilation (Big Data)
147. Internet of Things
148. Nanotechnology
149. Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality