Technologies for Increased Oil Recovery (IOR)

The Future of Solutions - Region Bergen Breakfast Seminar during OTC 2012, Houston

Published: 24 April 2012

Location: Monarch Room (24th floor), The Westin Galleria Houston, 5060 West Alabama, Houston, Texas 77056
Time: 30.04.2012, at 08:00 - 10:30

Improving recovery rate is one of the key factors for increasing value creation from oil and gas operations.

Developing and implementing effective, safe and environmentally friendly methods and technologies to increase recovery from producing fields and oil regions with declining reserves, will be a major priority for the industry, research and governments in order to maximize value from reserves, and to meet the worlds increasing energy challenges in the years to come.

This seminar features some of the technologies and approaches to increasing oil recovery, a market outlook and perspectives of how research within the field will develop in the search for higher recovery rates.

Breakfast will be served.

Welcome notes by County Mayor of Hordaland: Tom Christer Nilsen

Key Note speakers:

Infield Systems Ltd: Kader Dicko, Senior Analyst - «IOR/EOR Global Market Overview: The Economic Potential of Existing Unconventional Resources and Marginal Fields»

Centre for Integrated Petroleum Research in Bergen (CIPR): Arne Skauge, Managing Director - «Research Perspectives: Maximizing Oil Recovery by IOR/EOR»

Framo Engineering: Jarle Michaelsen, General Manager - «True Wet Gas Compression»

FMC Technologies: Vidar Sten-Halvorsen, Technical Manager - «Subsea IOR: Achievements & Future»

Statoil: Bjørn Kåre Viken, Senior Vice President Subsea and Marine Technology - «Revitalising the Norwegian Continental Shelf: Subsea Processing and Beyond»

Seminar chairs/moderators:

  • Juli Jansing Freiburger, Manager Oil & Gas, Innovation Norway
  • John Hurter, Country Manager, INTSOK

Register for the Breakfast Seminar now!

For questions regarding the event, please contact: Ingrid Jæger, Business Region Bergen: or phone +47 918 15 904