26 - 27 May, 2020
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Agenda Day 2

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

Enhancing Brazil’s FPSO Market: Project Spotlights and Opportunities

9:10 am - 9:40 am Navigating Local Content Requirements in Brazil for Improved Project Outcomes

  • Examining Brazil’s local content requirements – latest updates and opportunities for the industry
  • Preparing for the upcoming 7th and 8th rounds of pre-salt production sharing scheduled for 2021
  • Exploring how changes to local content requirements can increase Brazil’s production capacity
Luiz Henrique de Oliveira Bispo, Superintendent of Local Content at Agência Nacional do Petróleo, Gás Natural e Biocombustíveis (ANP)

Luiz Henrique de Oliveira Bispo

Superintendent of Local Content
Agência Nacional do Petróleo, Gás Natural e Biocombustíveis (ANP)

9:40 am - 10:10 am Adopting Process Safety Barriers Assessment in FPSOs – An SBM Offshore Case Study

  • Adapting robust safety principles for application in new field environments
  • Looking at SBM’s implementation formula – “Risk Acceptability Criteria x Barriers Availability; Degradation Factors and Controls; Barriers Assessment”
  • Understanding how existing and future technologies can help improve current practices
Henrique Gaio, HSSE and Q&R Engineer Manager at SBM Offshore

Henrique Gaio

HSSE and Q&R Engineer Manager
SBM Offshore

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

10:40 am - 11:20 am Morning Tea & Networking Break

11:20 am - 11:50 am Reviewing EPCI and Operations Strategies in MODEC’s FPSO Cidade de Campos dos Goytacazes MV29

  • Executing successful project outcomes through a focus on delivering a reliable product with good performance to clients
  • Capturing lessons learnt and innovation to promote good practice in FPSO construction and operation
  • Balancing project lifecycle costs to deliver an economically-viable field development project
Eric Powell, Project Manager at MODEC

Eric Powell

Project Manager

Raghava Venkateshwara, Operations Manager, FPSO Cidade de Campos dos Goytacazes MV29 at MODEC

Raghava Venkateshwara

Operations Manager, FPSO Cidade de Campos dos Goytacazes MV29

11:50 am - 12:20 pm Exploring Optimal Contract Structures for New Hiring of FPSOs

  • Reviewing the changing leasing landscape in Brazil’s FPSO market
  • Matching the pros and cons of different FPSO leasing models with key project and field requirements
  • Exploring FPSO contract mechanisms and their effect on project bankability
Felipe Baldissera Gabriel, Commercial and Contracts Manager at MODEC

Felipe Baldissera Gabriel

Commercial and Contracts Manager

12:20 pm - 1:20 pm Lunch & Networking Break


1:20 pm - 1:50 pm Unlocking Field Development Potential in Brazil through FPSOs
  • Exploring examples of field development
  • Understanding FPSO redeployment and the role it plays in field development 
Jon Harald Kilde, General Manager at BW Offshore Brazil

Jon Harald Kilde

General Manager
BW Offshore Brazil


1:50 pm - 2:20 pm Revisiting Commercial Models, Risk Sharing, Funding and Contractor Roles in FPSO Projects
  • Evaluating the optimal utilisation of contractor capabilities and production service
  • Developing different risk sharing mechanisms between project stakeholders
  • Assessing  case studies of how project stakeholders have leveraged on different risk sharing models for successful project execution
Sandra  Antonovic, Chief Operating Officer at Reflex Marine

Sandra Antonovic

Chief Operating Officer
Reflex Marine


2:20 pm - 2:50 pm A Shipyard’s Perspective | Harnessing Local Capacity and Capability for FPSO Projects in Brazil
  • Measuring the effectiveness of Brazil’s shipbuilding industry to meet growing demand
  • A local touch – Highlighting the pros and cons of FPSO construction capabilities in Brazil
  • Understanding critical measures taken to bridge the gap between demand and supply of FPSO construction capacity

Mauricio Almeida

Chief Executive Officer

STREAM B | Phase II: Execution & Operations

1:20 pm - 1:50 pm Enhancing FPSO Operations and Uptime Through Robust Health and Safety Measures
Bruno Pinaffi, Head of HSEQ at TK-Ocyan

Bruno Pinaffi

Head of HSEQ

STREAM B | Phase II: Execution & Operations

1:50 pm - 2:20 pm Increasing Recovery Factor and Efficient Operations in Brazil’s Mature FPSO Fields
Kjetil Solbraekke, Chief Executive Officer at DBO Energy

Kjetil Solbraekke

Chief Executive Officer
DBO Energy

STREAM B | Phase II: Execution & Operations

2:20 pm - 2:50 pm Managing Costs and Reducing Weight to FPSOs through a Sustainable Subsea Installation System
  • Adopting a de-coupled riser system for challenging environments in Brazilian seas
  • Moving towards an end-to-end, integrated solution from fabrication to offshore installation
  • Mitigating risks through a reduction in weight, components and suppliers
Rafael Guigon, Subsea Installation Engineering Manager at OCYAN

Rafael Guigon

Subsea Installation Engineering Manager

2:50 pm - 3:30 pm Afternoon Tea & Networking Break

Phase III: Life Extension & Decommissioning

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Increasing Safety and Reduce Costs Along the FPSO Project Lifecycle Through an Open Innovation Strategy

  • Understanding internal and external client needs to develop technologies that work
  • Creating roadmaps for technology development and ensuring adoption across the teams
  • Adopting co-development partnerships for innovation – A winning combination 
Guilherme Pinto, Technology Manager at SBM Offshore

Guilherme Pinto

Technology Manager
SBM Offshore

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Closing Keynote | Surviving and Thriving – Strategies for Industry Players Post-Downturn

  • Fostering greater industry collaboration as an enabler for cost reduction
  • Amplifying the need for diversification in the energy industry
  • Leveraging on innovation to enable disruptive solutions
Clarisse Rocha, Head of Americas at Energy Industries Council

Clarisse Rocha

Head of Americas
Energy Industries Council

4:30 pm - 4:40 pm Chairman’s Closing Summary

Jorge Mitidieri, Executive Vice-President at OCYAN

Jorge Mitidieri

Executive Vice-President

4:40 pm - 4:40 pm End of Congress