13th Annual Deep Water Angola Summit 2014


5 & 6 November 2014
"Putting together the Pre-Salt Roadmap for West Africa:



Day 1: Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Session 1 Management Session

8.00 – 9.00 Coffee & Registration 

9.00 – 10.30 

Opening and Welcome

Architecting and Implementing the Pre-Salt Field Development
Sonangolspeaker to be announced

BP’s Progress on its Pre-Salt Challenges
BP speaker to be announced

Is Brazil's Prolific Pre-Salt Petroleum Geology a Template for Pre-Salt Oil & Gas Exploration in West Africa?
Tako Koning, Senior Petroleum Geologist
Gaffney, Cline & Associates 

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee

11.00 – 12.30 

Stratigraphic Comparison of The Pre-Salt Successions of the Campos and Southern Kwanza basins: How Alike are They?
Madeleine Raven, Lead Geologist, Maersk Oil

Hybrid Bit Technology and Applications in the Kwanza Basin
Arno Rohwedder, Drill Bit Applications Engineer, BakerHughes

Deepwater Pre-Salt Carbonate Reservoir Challenges and Solutions: New Wireline Petrophysical and Formation Tester Logging Technologies
Dr Theodore Kilmentos, Petrophysics Advisor and Petrophysics Domain Champion, Schlumberger/ Chee Kin Khong, Wireline Services Reservoir Engineer, Schlumberger

12.30 – 14.00 Lunch

Technical Session1 Pre-Salt Challenges

14.00 - 15.30  

Closed Loop Drilling Systems: Additional Barriers to assist in Well Control
Huub Gans, Sales & Marketing Director, Sub-Saharan Africa, Weatherford

Pre-Salt Plays of the West Africa: New Insights Brought by Broadband data on the Brazil-Angola Conjugate Margin
Luis Torres, Regional Business Development Manager, CGG Veritas

Aligned  Solutions to Reduce Vibrations and Improve Hole Quality/Integrity/Shape/Size
Danilo Guimaraes, Drilling Products Manager, Frank’s International

15.30–16.00 Coffee   

The Next Big Step in Well Testing with Quartet enabled by Muzic- A Deepwater Case Study from Angola
Beibit Akbayev, Testing Well Engineer, Schlumberger

Assure Conveyance Introduction to Africa Offshore: A tale of Paradigm shift on Formation Evaluation
Luiz E. Perez, Regional Business Unit Manager, Sub-Saharan Africa, Weatherford

New Developments in Wireline Formation Imaging, Sidewall Coring & Borehole Seismic Technologies- Improved Operational Efficiency, Data Quality and Answers for the Pre-Salt
Dr Richard Netherwood, Interpretation Geologist, Schlumberger/ Rafael Guerra, Petroleum Geophysicist, Schlumberger

18.00–19.30 Reception

Day 2: Thursday, 6 November 2014
Technical Session 2 The Strategic Role of the Universities 

8.30 – 9.00 Coffee        

9.00 – 10.30 

How Angola Universities are Achieving International Accreditation
Lufiaulisso António, Dean, Science and Technology, Jean Piaget University, Luanda, Republic of Angola

How a Knowledge Economy Can Work: the Case of the Netherlands
Jan Alderliesten, Counsellor, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (Angola)

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee

11.00  - 12.30 

Signposting INP’s Educational Journey
Domingos Francisco, Director, National Petroleum Institute, Sumbe, Province of Kwanza Sul, Angola   

Panel: Evaluating Higher Education Requirements Within the Context of the Pre-Salt Developments

An Update of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) in Angola
Tako Koning,Program Chairperson, SPE Angola Board of Directors & Senior Petroleum Geologist, Gaffney, Cline & Associates

An Update of the Society of Petrophysicists and Well log Analysts (SPWLA) in Angola
Steven Espinosa, Chairperson, SPWLA Angola Board of Directors & Business Development Manager, Baker Hughes

12:30- 14.00 Lunch

Technical Session 3 Pre-Salt Challenges


Angolan Jumpers Design and Fabrication for Deepwater in-country Application
Socrates Antonio, Technical Manager, Saipem

IT Security
Milton Ramos, IT Solutions, Luanda


Developments in Smart Survey Technology Enabling Increased Cost Efficiency and Iimproved Risk Mnagement
Caspar Schoorl, Senior Tender Coordinator, Fugro


World’s First Fully Integrated Pipelaying Vessel: A Case Study
Rogier Kalis, Area Sales Manager, Africa/Middle East Region, Royal IHC, Offshore Division

Subsea Inspection of Vibration and Acoustic Noise
Baard Bratteboe, Area Sales manager, ClampOn


Pre-Salt Surface and Logging-While Drilling(LWD); Complex Lithology Evaluation Texture, Fluid Saturation Reservoir Pressure, Fluid TypingDoug Murray, LWD Petrophysical Champion and Petrophysics Advisor, Schlumberger (Marcus Turner, Christian Stolte, Collins-Uchenna Oguike, Chandan Majumdar)

Summary & Closing