1-3 April, 2020 - Basel, Switzerland

International SAP Conference for Oil and Gas

Co-Located with the International SAP Conference for Utilities

More customer case studies than ever before! Explore our comprehensive three day agenda now!

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Pre-conference Workshops - April 1, 2020

During the preconference workshops you will have the opportunity to review functionalities, dive deeper into topics, get practical examples, take part in discussions, go through online demonstrations, and determine the business benefits available from SAP. Each workshop provides you with a unique opportunity to address challenges, discuss them with your peers, and gain valuable guidance from some of the most knowledgeable SAP Oil & Gas industry experts.

All workshops take place on Wednesday 1, April 2020. Please note that you cannot switch between parallel workshops.

Full Day Workshop (09:00-17:00)

Workshop 1: The Road to the Intelligent Enterprise for the Oil and Gas Industry
Hosted by: Dr. Phillip Sievers, SAP | Juergen Butsmann, SAP

Morning Workshops (09:00-12:30)

Workshop 2: Central Finance – What Is Relevant for Oil and Gas Customers
Javaid Awan, SAP
Workshop 3: Plan, Execute, and Monitor Asset Construction Projects with the Enterprise Portfolio and Project Management Functionality in SAP S/4HANA
Hosted by: Renato Zadro, SAP
Workshop 4: Next-Generation Asset Management in the Intelligent Enterprise (Shared with International SAP Conference for Utilities)
Hosted by: Gero Bieser, SAP | Hisham Gouda, SAP | Miquel Carbó, SAP
Workshop 5: Best Practices and Showcases for Achieving the Intelligent Enterprise in Oil and Gas
Hosted by: Robert Guenther, SAP | Arif Abdullah, SAP

Afternoon Workshops (13:30-17:00)

Workshop 6: Industrializing SAP S/4HANA Cloud for Upstream Oil and Gas
Hosted by: Stephane Lauzon, SAP | Krishanu Bhattacharya, SAP
Workshop 7: Asset Performance Management for Reliability Engineering and Field Service Management (Shared with International SAP Conference for Utilities)
Hosted by: Brian Williams, SAP
Workshop 8: Solutions and Perspectives on Fuel Retailing Logistics and Service Station Experience Management
Hosted by: Jean-Marc Delbos, SAP, | Christian Schott, Implico | Matthias Buresch, Implico
Workshop 9: Striving Towards Intelligent EHS Management with SAP EHS Management and Advanced Innovation Technologies from SAP (Shared with International SAP Conference for Utilities)
Hosted by: Christian Polivka, SAP | Martin Hamann, SAP

Registration for Workshops is Now Open!

Conference Agenda Day 1 - April 2, 2020

07:30
Registration Open and Welcome Refreshments
08:45
Joint Industry Welcome and Opening Remarks with the International SAP Conference for Utilities
Tom Raftery, SAP
09:00
Opening Keynote: Mission Jet Stream - Flying Without Wings
Marc Hauser, World Record Holder and Jet Stream Jumper
09:30
Executive SAP Keynote: The Energy Industry – Journey Towards a Low-Carbon Economy
Peter Maier, SAP
10:00
Panel Discussion – Delivering Growth with Innovation from SAP
Tom Raftery, SAP | Peter Maier, SAP | Angela Butler, Suncor Energy | Luca Ammassari, ENGIE
10:45
Welcome from our Diamond Sponsor
Jan van den Bremen, Accenture
11:00
Refreshment Break, SAP Microforums, Partner Showcases, and Time to Browse Shared Exhibition with the International SAP Conference for Utilities
11:45
Welcome from the Oil and Gas Industry Chairman
Peter Schlemmer, SAP
11:50
Exploiting the Possibilities of the Intelligent Enterprise
Benjamin Beberness, SAP
12:30
Driving Growth and Creating Value with a Rapid SAP S/4HANA® Implementation – Vivo Energy’s Story
Mike McCormick, Vivo Energy
13:00
Lunch Break, SAP Micro-forums, Partner Showcases, and Time to Browse Shared Exhibition with the International SAP Conference for Utilities
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    Connected Assets and Operations | Hosted by: Hisham Gouda, SAP

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    Digital Transformation in the Oil & Gas Industry | Hosted by: Mahdi Eydgahi, SAP

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    Intelligent Energy Enterprise (Shared with IUC)| Hosted by: Peter Schlemmer, SAP

14:30 - 15:00
Connected Assets and Operations – Welcome to the World of Risk, Failure Modes and Reliability
Hisham Gouda, SAP | Dean Fitt, SAP
15:05 - 15:35
Achieving Maintenance and Work Management Excellence
Matt Reid, Spirit Energy
14:30 - 15:00
Achieving Business Value with a Digital Transformation to SAP S/4HANA
Accenture Customer to be Confirmed Shortly | Silke Lehmann, Accenture
15:05 - 15:35
Adopting Market Standards - The First Step Towards Innovation and Transformation at Crescent Petroleum
Ravi Kumar, Crescent Petroleum | Jayakrishnan Ramaswamy, Crescent Petroleum
14:30 - 15:00
How Experience Management Leverages Operational Information for Higher Business Outcomes
Quanah Gilmore, TechnipFMC | Jean-Marc Delbos, SAP
15:05 - 15:35
Simplifying the User Experience for Equinor’s 20,000 Employees
Jan Brede K. Sandal, Equinor | Espen Norevik, Equinor | Peter Spielvogel, SAP
15:35
Afternoon Refreshment Break, SAP Microforums, Partner Showcases and Time to Browse Shared Exhibition with International SAP Conference for Utilities
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    Connected Assets and Operations | Hosted by: Hisham Gouda, SAP

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    Digital Transformation in the Oil & Gas Industry | Hosted by: Mahdi Eydgahi, SAP

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    Intelligent Energy Enterprise (Shared with IUC)| Hosted by: Peter Schlemmer, SAP

16:15 - 16:45
Intelligent Asset Management and Maintenance in the Process Industry – The Perspective of a Global Leader in Measurement Instrumentation
Marco Colucci, Endress + Hauser | Timothy Kaufmann, SAP
16:50 - 17:20
AkerBP’s Journey to Operational Excellence Enabled by SAP S/4HANA and Extensive use of Apps to Support Offshore Operational Processes
Yngve Karlsen, AkerBP
17:25 - 17:55
Moving Towards Maintenance Excellence
Chris Miles, Centrica Storage | Nick Champion, AG Consulting
16:15 - 16:45
Model Company at Nostrum – Go-Live Experience with SAP S/4HANA Using SAP Model Company
Jan-Ru Muller, Nostrum Oil & Gas
16:50 - 17:20
The Journey to SAP S/4HANA: Tullow Oil
Kristina Lakos, Tullow Oil | Shane Janse Van Rensburg, Tullow Oil
17:25 - 17:55
Case Study to be Announced
Speaker to be Announced
16:15 - 16:45
Winning in the Networked Economy – Strategy and Lessons Learned from Key Projects
Svend Wittern, SAP
16:50 - 17:20
Future-Proof Security, Safety, and Data Privacy in the Age of Digital Transformation
Grant Reveal, Entergy Corporation | Jasvir Gill, Alert Enterprise
17:25 - 17:55
Transition to SAP S/4HANA® Using EY Intelligent Transformation Platform Automation Tools and a Value-Focused Approach
Brad Jordan, Mustang Fuel | Ryan Quinn, EY
17:55
Close of Conference Day One
18:15
Depart for Evening Event at Altes Kraftwerk

Conference Agenda Day 2 - April 3, 2020

08:00
Registration and Welcome Refreshments
09:00
Welcome Back
Peter Schlemmer, SAP
09:10
SAP’s Industry Roadmap for Oil and Gas
Philip Sievers, SAP | Stephane Lauzon, SAP
09:40
Oil and Gas Industry Panel - How SAP Technology is Driving Growth in the Oil and Gas Industry
Benjamin Beberness, SAP | Jone Solberg, Equinor | Frank Westerhof, Royal Dutch Shell | Angela Butler, Suncor Energy
10:10
Refreshment Break, SAP Microforums, Partner Showcases, and Time to Browse Shared Exhibition with the International SAP Conference for Utilities
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    Digitalizing Upstream Operations and Field Logistics | Hosted by: Stephane Lauzon, SAP

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    Hydrocarbon Logistics and Customer Experience | Hosted by: Jean-Marc Delbos, SAP

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    Intelligent Energy Enterprise (Shared with IUC) | Hosted by: Stefan Wolf, SAP

11:00 - 11:30
Transforming Business Functions with SAP S/4HANA Oil and Gas for Upstream Operations Management
Yashpal Theraja, Cairn Oil and Gas
11:35 - 12:05
Digitalizing Upstream Field Operations at SOCAR, State Oil Company of Azerbaijan
Yashar Latifov, State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) | Igor Ermolovich, NV-ASUproject LLC (OIS Solutions)
11:00 - 11:30
Downstream Strategy and Road Map Towards the Intelligent Enterprise
Jean-Marc Delbos, SAP
11:35 - 12:05
Customer Interview: Billing, Automation, and Transparency – How SAP S/4HANA O&G for Retail Fuel Network Operations Manages MTV Förster’s Service Station Network
Lars Ebert, MTV Förster | Tim Hoffmeister, Implico | Marvin Schuster, Implico
11:00 - 11:30
Electronic Work Management System (eWMS) - Supporting Operational Excellence
Juzar Saleem, ADNOC | Christian Polivka, SAP
11:35 - 12:05
SAP S/4HANA for Central Finance – What Is Relevant for the Utilities and Oil and Gas Industries?
Javaid Awan, SAP
12:05
Lunch Break, SAP Microforums, Partner Showcases, and Time to Browse Shared Exhibition with the International SAP Conference for Utilities
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    Digitalizing Upstream Operations and Field Logistics | Hosted by: Stephane Lauzon, SAP

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    Hydrocarbon Logistics and Customer Experience | Hosted by: Jean-Marc Delbos, SAP

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    Intelligent Energy Enterprise (Shared with IUC) | Hosted by: Stefan Wolf, SAP

13:15 - 13:45
Upstream Accounting in the Cloud – Joint Venture Accounting at Royal Dutch Shell
Kirsty Greig, Royal Dutch Shell | Larry Puno, Royal Dutch Shell | Juergen Newzrella, SAP | Juergen Eisele, SAP
13:50 - 14:20
OMV’s Upstream Journey with SAP S/4HANA
Muhammad Ali Syed, OMV | Sebastian Schleicher, OMV
13:15 - 13:45
A Digital Refinery Journey with SAP Software
Mohammad Hassan Al-Kandari, KIPIC
13:50 - 14:20
Rethink Trading and Risk Management with Integrated Trade-2-Profit
Jason Palmer, SAP | Richard Philcox, SAP
13:15 - 13:45
How to Empower Business Users in ENR Sector Via Self-Service Analytics and Machine Learning
Dr. Andjelka Srdic, SAP
13:50 - 14:20
Improve Reporting Standards, Forecasts, and Decision-Making in Projects
Marcus Paulus, Wien Energie | Renato Zandro, SAP
14:20
Return to the Joint Plenary Room for Closing Keynotes
14:25
Closing Keynote: Navigating Through the Energy Transition
Christer Tryggestad, McKinsey
14:55
Closing Remarks and Farewell
Miguel Gaspar Silva, SAP | Benjamin Beberness, SAP
15:00
Close of the 2020 International SAP Conferences for Oil & Gas and Utilities

Partner Showcases

If you are looking for a company to partner with, our showcase sessions offer a brilliant opportunity for you to hear the latest and greatest from key SAP partners. During Thursday, April 2, and Friday, April 3, companies such as Dell, EY, Implico and Wipro will be taking to the stage in the exhibition hall to present quick-fire 20 minute sessions on their innovative offerings and projects.

Grab a cup of coffee, put on your headset*, and use this opportunity to kick-start your research. Interested in speaking with the presenters in more detail? No problem. All speakers will be available to talk with you directly following their presentations. Our full schedule, including dates and times, will be available soon.

*To make sure you can fully focus on the content, all of our exhibition theatres will feature headsets so that you can hear our presenters clearly as you take some time out from the wider event.

Key Benefits for Virtual Site Inspection and Alerting in Asset Intensive Industries
Russell Boyer, Dell Technologies | Chris Lenzsch, Dell Technologies | Chris Ritter, Dell Technologies | Hisham Gouda, SAP
How Can You Prepare for What You Can’t Control? Trust by Design and Next-Generation GRC
Iain Edgar and Ben King, EY
Get connected: Discover the New App ”Connected Truck“
Tobias Meuser, Implico
Wipro Energy Reach for Liquified Natural Gas
Chandra Chebiyyam, Wipro

SAP Microforums

Our popular microforum sessions offer the perfect opportunity to see the latest and greatest that SAP has to offer. Located in the SAP Zone, attendees will have the opportunity to view live demos and hear unique insight directly from the solution experts. Taking place across two microforum theatres, attendees will be provided with headsets in order to fully immerse themselves in the content being shared. Looking to talk with SAP in more detail? Not a problem! Talk directly with the presenters following their presentation or visit the wider SAP Zone and our team of experts will be happy to answer any questions that you might have.

Microforums will be taking place throughout Thursday April 2 and Friday April 3. The full schedule will be released shortly. You can find an overview of some of the topics and solutions which will be presented below:

•    Driving Optimal Asset Health Management with Simulation Based Digital Twins
•    Enabling the Intelligent Enterprise with SAP Model Company for Oil & Gas
•    Introduction to CoPIN, the Cloud Based Project Management Solution
•    How to Start and Run S/4 Projects Successfully 
•    New Visualization Tools for Schedulers
•    Commodity Management Innovations
•    Latest Developments in Hydrocarbon Supply Chain Management
•    Project Based Oil & Gas solutions
•    How to Enable Well Head Profitability
•    Cloud Integration - Project Report
•    Model Company for Partners
•    Asset Retirement Obligations

Business Women's Networking Luncheon

Looking for an open and interactive networking forum where you can discuss industry-related topics with peers from around the globe? Then you definitely won’t want to miss the opportunity to attend the SAP Business Women’s Networking Luncheon – it’s a chance to mingle and exchange ideas with customers, experts, and thought leaders about business strategy and challenges. Through this event, our objective is to promote and support the advancement and development of women in the energy community. We are looking forward to a lively exchange of experiences and insights with you all. This event is open to anyone who wishes to attend. Please feel free to forward this invitation to your customers, partners, and colleagues.

  • Date: Thursday April 2, 2020
  • Time: 13:15 – 14:15
  • Location: 2nd Floor Foyer of the Basel Congress Centre
  • Guest speaker, Lunch and Networking

To register please contact Klaudia Szelugowska, k.szelugowska@tacook.com

Celebration Evening

Join us for an evening of fun at Altes Kraftwerk on Thursday April 2. Situated in the heart of Basel, the interplay of size, character and atmosphere of this former industrial plant, lends this year’s evening event its unique and extraordinary flair. We’ll be celebrating in style, with drinks, delicious food, live cooking stations, music and entertainment. Looking to continue on networking? Don’t worry, we’ll also have some quieter space for you to sit back, relax with colleagues and reflect on the days events.

A shuttle bus service from the Congress Centre will be available. Delegates are also welcome to make their own way to the venue, but don’t forget your badge, this is your ticket for entry.

  • Date: Thursday April 2, 2020
  • Location: Altes Kraftwerk
  • Departure Time: 18:15 onwards

Please make sure to RSVP when registering your place for the conference. If you would like to reserve your place with T|A|C Events directly please contact laudia Szelugowska, k.szelugowska@tacook.com 

Contact

Klaudia Szelugowska

Phone: +44 - (2) 0121 200 3810

Fax: +44 - (2) 0121 212 1623

E-Mail: k.szelugowska@tacook.com