26 - 27 May, 2020
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Agenda Day 1

8:00 am - 9:00 am Morning Refreshment & Registration

9:00 am - 9:10 am Opening Remarks from Chairperson

Jorge Mitidieri, Executive Vice-President at OCYAN

Jorge Mitidieri

Executive Vice-President
OCYAN

Market Outlook: Maximizing Brazil’s Pre-Salt Mega-Field Capacity

9:10 am - 9:40 am Capitalizing on the Booming $101-Billion Brazilian Offshore Oil and Gas Market

  • Evaluating Brazil’s reviving oil and gas industry and the upswing in exploration and production activities
  • Understanding what current oil prices mean for offshore deep water projects
  • Analyzing Brazil’s unique pre-salt production sharing scheme and the opportunities that lie ahead for local and international players
Carlos Rocha, Director at IHS Markit

Carlos Rocha

Director
IHS Markit

9:40 am - 10:10 am Understanding How RigNet is Delivering Successful High Throughput Satellite Services to the FPSO Market

RigNet’s state of the art technologies are being deployed successfully, enabling customers to use the same antennas and infrastructure while achieving very high throughput speeds with better SLA and paying very accessible prices in all satellite bandwidths.
Jay Hielbert, SVP, Global Sales and Business Development at RigNet

Jay Hielbert

SVP, Global Sales and Business Development
RigNet

10:10 am - 10:30 am Group Networking Session

10:30 am - 11:00 am Morning Tea & Networking Break

11:00 am - 11:30 am Driving Profitable Field Development Projects in Brazil’s Unique Market – Forecasting Beyond 2019

  • Reviewing the factors driving E&P FID in light of Brazil’s current offshore environment
  • Discussing cost considerations of an FPSO and how they fit into the entire field development
  • Projecting FPSO orders in Brazil over the next 5 years 
Lars Lysdahl, Principal at Rystad Energy

Lars Lysdahl

Principal
Rystad Energy

11:30 am - 12:00 pm Digital FPSO Lifecycle: Gaining Insights into New Frontiers

During the last few years, there has been a paradigm shift with the development of digital technology that is changing the way we operate our physical assets. The Oil and Gas industry has commenced its own Digital Transformation, with the increasing use of emerging digital technologies such Machine Learning and Big Data Analytics throughout EDGE Computing, to enhance the FPSO lifecycle. This session will focus on how digital solutions can be orchestrated, focusing on:
  • Bringing more predictability into daily FPSO operations
  • Increasing equipment and processes reliability while driving down costs
  • Optimizing maintenance by asset health awareness in real-time
Leonardo Machado, Digital Solutions Lead for Production at Halliburton

Leonardo Machado

Digital Solutions Lead for Production
Halliburton

Helming a total of 24 planned orders by 2022, Brazil’s regulatory changes, local content updates and open market policies continue to solidify the country’s status as an Oil and Gas Giant. Deployment of FPSO units is expected to be fast-tracked and is reported to boost pre-salt oil production by 567%. How can both local and international players capture the immense potential in the Brazilian seas?
  • Analyzing Brazil’s pre-salt discoveries and the untapped oil potential in these deepwater fields
  • De-bottlenecking FPSO construction in Brazil to speed up oil production
  • Working around local content limitations to operate effectively within regulatory constraints
  • How can IOCs, NOCs, government agencies, FPSO contractors and sub-contractors work together to maximize FPSO opportunities in Brazil?
Eduardo Chamusca, Country Director – SBM Brasil at SBM Offshore

Eduardo Chamusca

Country Director – SBM Brasil
SBM Offshore

Luiz Guilherme Santos, Production Development Superintendent at Pré-sal Petróleo S.A. (PPSA)

Luiz Guilherme Santos

Production Development Superintendent
Pré-sal Petróleo S.A. (PPSA)

Mauro Andrade, Vice President, Supply Chain and Procurement at Equinor

Mauro Andrade

Vice President, Supply Chain and Procurement
Equinor

Boyd Howell, Director at MODEC

Boyd Howell

Director
MODEC

Jose Elias, Managing Director at Teekay Offshore Brasil

Jose Elias

Managing Director
Teekay Offshore Brasil

Jorge Mitidieri, Executive Vice-President at OCYAN

Jorge Mitidieri

Executive Vice-President
OCYAN

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch & Networking Break

Plenary Roundtable Discussion (2 rotations @ 40 minutes each)
Structured to maximize interaction with in-depth focus on different issues, participants will have the opportunity to participate in 2 topics, each led by an expert for a 45-minutes discussion. This provides a unique platform for you to deep-dive into the opportunity, challenges and experiences most important to your FPSO project.

FPSO Project Lifecycle Management


Local Content & Regulations

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm A: Working Effectively Within Local Content Requirements
Horacio Cuenca, Research Director, Upstream Latin America at Wood Mackenzie

Horacio Cuenca

Research Director, Upstream Latin America
Wood Mackenzie

Local Content & Regulations

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm B: Uncovering Project Opportunities in Rio de Janeiro

Financing & Contracting

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm C: Determining the Contracting Model Best Suited for your FPSO Project
Felipe Baldissera Gabriel, Commercial and Contracts Manager at MODEC

Felipe Baldissera Gabriel

Commercial and Contracts Manager
MODEC

Financing & Contracting

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm D: Designing Competitive Projects in the Brazilian FPSO Market
Clarisse Rocha, Head of Americas at Energy Industries Council

Clarisse Rocha

Head of Americas
Energy Industries Council

Execution & Operations

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm E: Overcoming Operational challenges in Brazilian FPSO Market
  • What are the main operational challenges for FPSOs in Brazil on both mature FPSO fields and new opportunities?
  • If you are operating in other countries, how do these challenges compare with other countries where you have FPSOs operating?
  • Is there anything you do in other countries that could be applied and would work in Brazil?
  • Does anyone have any examples of strategies they have put into place that are working?
  • How can you balance between ensuring your operations are streamlined without ever compromising on safety?

Rebecca Loto

Global Business Development Manager
Reflex Marine

Execution & Operations

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm F: Improving Performance and Reducing Lifecycle Costs of Water Injection Systems
Robert James, Global Marketing Director, Oil & Gas/Refining at Pall Corporation

Robert James

Global Marketing Director, Oil & Gas/Refining
Pall Corporation

3:20 pm - 4:00 pm Afternoon Tea & Networking Break

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Understanding How Air Filtration Impacts Total Cost of Ownership on 3 Important Levels

  • Adopting more advanced solutions to lower CAPEX
  • Reducing OPEX by implementing filter solutions that are adapted to environmental and operational conditions
  • Increasing filter performance to lower emissions (such as CO2) and related taxes per generated MWh
Marc Van den Eynde, Vice President Global Sales & Marketing at Camfil Power Systems

Marc Van den Eynde

Vice President Global Sales & Marketing
Camfil Power Systems

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Financier’s Panel | Strengthening the Financing Landscape for FPSO and Field Development Projects in Brazil

  • Evaluating the investment appetite for FPSO and field development projects in the current oil market
  • Determining the bankability of projects – Looking beyond just the FPSO and assessing field economics as a whole to obtain financing
  • Analyzing current and emerging innovative schemes, and alternative funding models – Are we approaching financing the right way? Which models are most conducive?
  • Mitigating potential risks involved in FPSO and field development project finance
Isabella Saval, Natural Resources, Latin America Department - Project Finance at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Isabella Saval

Natural Resources, Latin America Department - Project Finance
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Jose Elias, Managing Director at Teekay Offshore Brasil

Jose Elias

Managing Director
Teekay Offshore Brasil

5:00 pm - 5:10 pm Chairman’s Closing Summary and End of Congress Day One

Jorge Mitidieri, Executive Vice-President at OCYAN

Jorge Mitidieri

Executive Vice-President
OCYAN

5:10 pm - 7:10 pm Cocktail Reception by Teekay Offshore