Main Congress Day Three

FPSO Project Execution & Construction

8:30 am - 8:35 am FPSO Network Welcome & Housekeeping Address

8:35 am - 8:40 am Chairperson Opening Remarks

Guilherme Pinto - Technology Manager, SBM Offshore

Guilherme Pinto

Technology Manager
SBM Offshore

  • Increasing local production capabilities to fast-track project execution and expand international expertise
  • Advancing local skills development and building local competence and organization
  • Improving construction efficiency for long-term project profitability

Filipe Costa

Managing Director
Yinson Production


Jose Carlos Elias

Managing Director
Altera Infrastructure


Bruno Freitas

Country Director
SBM Brasil


Rafael Thome

Managing Director, Brazil and Latin America
Maersk Supply Service

9:20 am - 9:30 am Power Demo Drive 5 - SSE

  • Gaining an overview of hydrogen and other decarbonizing technologies
  • Understanding the progressive carbon reduction roadmap
  • Evaluating the most prominent technologies for offshore applications

Christian Schock

Head, Industrial Applications
Siemens Energy Brazil


Michael Welch

Industry Market Manager
Siemens Energy UK

10:20 am - 10:40 am Virtual Speed Networking Session

10:45 am - 11:25 am Embracing a Digital Culture to Successfully Harness Technology Capabilities for the FPSO Market

Nakul Malhotra - Vice President Open Innovation, Wilhelmsen Ships Service

Offshore and maritime companies are on the cusp of significant digital transformation that people have been talking about for many years. Diving into understanding the sweet spot for embracing the culture using Wilhelmsen’s own example, we will attempt to highlight the importance of the human element to truly establish a thriving digital culture. We will also share specific venture examples and their application in the maritime and offshore space to demonstrate how bridging deep domain expertise with new age technology capabilities can uncover tremendous opportunity.


Nakul Malhotra

Vice President Open Innovation
Wilhelmsen Ships Service

11:30 am - 12:00 pm Guaranteeing Proper Maintenance Measures to Construct Vessels of High Integrity

Ricardo Gadelha de Freitas - Experienced Brazil Offshore Installation Manager, Experienced Brazil Offshore Installation Manager
  • Evaluating the technical readiness level of asset integrity
  • Developing new materials to reduce corrosion damage
  • Harnessing robotic solutions to increase maintenance productivity

Ricardo Gadelha de Freitas

Experienced Brazil Offshore Installation Manager
Experienced Brazil Offshore Installation Manager

12:05 pm - 12:35 pm Market Intelligence: Monetizing Ultra-Deepwater Exploration and Production in Brazil

Marcelo de Assis - Head, Latin America Upstream Research, Wood Mackenzie

·        Streamlining business processes to amplify volume growth and increase global oil production

·        Strategizing to deliver oil in light of reduced local content and lowered costs

·        Reducing project timeframes through close collaboration and risk-taking


Marcelo de Assis

Head, Latin America Upstream Research
Wood Mackenzie

12:35 pm - 12:35 pm End of Main Congress