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Fueling The Next Generation Technologies for Oil & Gas: Innovation That Excites

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  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Jun 22, 2020 - Jul 02, 2020
  • Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm




Jun 22, 2020 - Jul 02, 2020


8:00 am - 11:00 am






Online Silicon Valley Educational Program for Oil & Gas Executives and Service Providers

Practical Sessions

Discover the power of artificial intelligence for the oil & gas business, aiming to optimize processes in upstream, midstream and downstream for increased efficiency and profitability.

Investment Pipeline

Learn how IoT enables the oil & gas business to integrate information, data, people, and processes across the whole supply chain. Find out how IoT analytics is utilized to monitor asset performance and avoid accidents.


Gain an understanding of the new applications of AR technology in the oil & gas industry, from simulation-based training to AR-enhanced onshore-offshore communication processes allowing to quickly identify and solve equipment problems in real-time.

Silicon Valley Ecosystem

Find out how the oil and gas industry could benefit from blockchain technology in a number of ways including greater process efficiency, security and compliance benefits, and advancement of the entire supply chain.

Program Agenda

(This is a sample program. Participating presenters and companies vary from program to program and cannot be guaranteed for any particular tour.)

Session 1: Innovating In A Recession

Learn the entrepreneur’s mindset whereby innovation is embraced even as resources become more stretched. The session’s speaker – a veteran Silicon Valley innovator – will introduce the digital business models, emerging technologies, and Silicon Valley innovation frameworks most relevant to the oil and gas sector. They will share first-hand experience of applying these tools to successfully navigate periods of disruption.

Session 2: Diversification With Renewables

Take a deep dive into renewable energy and learn about the hardware and software innovations facilitating the generation and distribution of energy from sources such as solar and wind. Meet an innovator from the renewables sector and hear their key lessons and best practices on how traditional oil and gas companies can diversify their operations into carbon-neutral energy.

Session 3: Ai And Oil And Gas Sector Automation

See how automation and artificial intelligence can help oil and gas companies manage labor shortages on facilities like ports, refineries, and platforms. This session’s speaker will share their experience of working at the forefront of the AI industry to help participants understand the full range of benefits AI can bring to the oil and gas sector.

Session 4: What Can Iot Do For Oil And Gas?

Explore the potential of the IoT for the oil and gas sector to provide visibility into supply chains, collect crucial operational data and provide insights in real-time. This session is led by a leading developer of the technology, who will provide participants with the latest intelligence on how the IoT is used today in oil and gas, and which use cases are on the horizon.

Session 5: The Disruption Of Energy Storage

Find out why energy storage is becoming a significant sub-field of innovation within the oil and gas sector as you learn about the new solutions emerging in the space such as software as a service for energy storage automation and analytics. This session’s speaker, a leader in energy storage innovation, will share their knowledge of how the changes in the sector can contribute to the oil and gas sector’s survival and recovery amid economic uncertainty.

Session 6: The Future Of Transportation

Gain clarity on how electric vehicles, autonomous cars and drones are creating the future of transportation. Hear from an innovator working in the space, who will share the latest insights into how connected, smart transportation will impact the oil and gas sector and what oil and gas companies can do today to prepare for that future.

Session 7: The Digital Transformation Of Manufacturing And Supply Chain

Hear what challenges and opportunities are created by the rapid digitization of industrial production. Our speaker, a practicing innovator in manufacturing and supply chain, will share their industry experience and provide insights into how the oil and gas sector can adapt as emerging technologies see wider deployment in manufacturing, logistics, and related fields.

Session 8: Smarter, More Energy-efficient Homes

Meet a company in the vanguard of the smart home revolution, and learn what it means for the oil and gas sector. This session’s speaker will present their learnings from industry on how the smart home trend intersects with oil and gas, and what practical steps oil and gas companies can take to maximize synergies with their core business.

Session 9: Automating Insights With Big Data Analytics

Gain insight into why data is the key to the transformation of oil and gas companies. Hear in this session from a company building big data platforms, and learn directly from their first-hand experience how oil and gas companies can turn themselves into agile, data-driven organizations.

Session 10: Innovation As Company Dna

Analyze, and reflect on, your newly acquired knowledge, extracting the key takeaways that will bring maximum value to your organization. The session’s speaker – a veteran Silicon Valley innovator – will share their own experiences and case studies to help participants see that innovation is an essential counterpoint to core business and an important bulwark against disruption of all kinds.

What’s Included:

  • Live Sessions with Direct Q&A through a virtual platform
  • On-Demand Access to all materials for 12 months
  • Access to private SVIC Facebook group designed for business executives. 


  • Week 1: Friday ( Sessions 1 & 2)
  • Week 2: Tuesday(Session 3 & 4), Friday ( Sessions 5 & 6 )
  • Week 3: Tuesday(Session 7 & 8), Friday ( Sessions 9 & 10 )

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