Technical & Business Presenters

The Technical & Business Program presenters are listed below in alphabetical order, by surname.

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Dr Clare Anderson
Worley Parsons

Steps to accelerate net zero delivery
12. Towards a Lower Carbon Future

Dr Sadegh Asadi
Baker Hughes Australia

Geomechanical Risk Assessment of injection test for a Carbon Storage site appraisal, Offshore…
22. Geoscience for Lower Emissions

Scott Badger
Worley

Why global decarbonization requires cross-sector understanding
24. Beyond Borders

Hydrogen Carriers – transporting hydrogen from producers to export power markets
24. Beyond Borders

Dr Mohammad Bagheri
ExxonMobil

Repurposing depleted oil and gas reservoirs for CO2 storage: Bream CCS in the Gippsland basin
20. Enabling CCS Hubs

Dr Adam Bailey
Geoscience Australia

Exploring for the Future: New geomechanical and petrophysical data in frontier Australian basins
18. Basins from the Dawn of Time

Mr Peter Baker
Advanced Navigation

Taking the drone revolution underwater for offshore energy
6. Innovation and Advancement

Jeffrey Ball
Woodside Energy

Geoscience skills supplement emissions reduction through carbon solutions
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

David Barlass
SLB

Building a carbon storage portfolio for the Barrow-Dampier sub-basins through regional…
5. A Diversity of Basins

Building a carbon storage portfolio for the Barrow-Dampier sub basins – A national resource
15. Emerging Solutions

Jonathan Beales
Petrofac Facilities Management Group

Multi-User Remote Operations Centre
Meet the Authors – Business Performance and Governance

Peter Bennett
Clough

Business continuity and resilience through global challenges
11. Leading Business Transformation

Dr Thomas Bernecker
Geoscience Australia

Australia’s Future Energy Resources project: The untapped potential of onshore low carbon…
22. Geoscience for Lower Emissions

Krishan Birda
Rystad Energy

Implications of the updated Western Australia domestic gas policy
13. Domestic Gas Markets

Unpacking the Decline: Australian E&P capital trends in a Global Context
24. Beyond Borders

Beetaloo’s Gas Bounty: Potential for LNG exports and domestic supply
Meet the Authors – Business Performance and Governance

The rising significance of Western Australia’s Perth basin
Meet the Authors – Business Performance and Governance

Laurence Boisrame
Bureau Veritas SA

The need for certification and regulation for hydrogen and ammonia energy market
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Gordon Buchan
Wood Plc

Revolutionizing Maintenance Efficiency: The maintAI Approach for Energy Producers
23. Optimising through Efficiency

Thomas Burger
ExxonMobil Upstream

The ongoing transformational journey of Australia’s oldest and largest oil and gas operation
11. Leading Business Transformation

Jane Burton
The CarbonNet Project

Pioneering CCS in Australia – The CarbonNet Journey
2. The New Normal?

Grace Butcher
Geoscience Australia

Source rocks of the Birrindudu Basin
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Dr Andrew Campbell
Worley

An economic comparison of low carbon hydrogen options
15. Emerging Solutions

Peter Carydias
Wood Plc

Charting a Path to Low-Carbon Leadership: Unlocking 90%+ Emissions Reductions in…
8. Reducing Facility Emissions

Nicolas Castelijns
HoneyWell

Monitor and reduce emissions to meet compliance and sustainability goals
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Daein Cha
deepC Store

Development of Long-Distance and Large-Scale CCS Value Chain Using Liquefied CO2 Ship…
25. Connecting the Dots in CCS

Jon Chadwick
PwC Australia

Unlocking the full value of carbon in the energy transition
20. Enabling CCS Hubs

Kurt Chambers
Buru Energy

The Rafael discovery – A potential game changer in the Canning Basin
18. Basins from the Dawn of Time

Stephanie Chiang
Wood Mackenzie Asia Pacific

Can Australia become APAC’s CCS hub of choice?
20. Enabling CCS Hubs

Andrey Chikin
Xodus Group

A path to make well-informed decisions when considering the decommissioning of Subsea…
Meet the Authors – Health, Safety and Environment

Dr Tad Choi
Petroleum Geo-Services Australia

Exploration Potential of Papua New Guinea – Latest MultiClient 3D provides new insight into…
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Dr Stephen Cole
Environmental Resources Management Australia

Ammonia – An assessment of potential environmental impacts including Spill…
Meet the Authors – Health, Safety and Environment

Tom Coolican
GR Production Services

Transitioning a Hydrogen facility from project to operations
21. Handling Hazards

Dean Cooper
Griffith University, MATE Bystander Program

The bystander approach to prevention
7. Protecting and Supporting Our People

Steve Cooper
Worley

New Dog Old Tricks – Process safety for the energy transition
21. Handling Hazards

Peter Court
Courtmarine

Critical Supply Chains and Australian Maritime Training Requirements
Meet the Authors – Business Performance and Governance

Adam Craig
RISC Advisory

2023 Exploration and Appraisal Review
14. PESA Year in Review

Rob Creswell
Chevron

Commercialising Carbon Capture and Storage – How much does regulatory certainty truly matter?
12. Towards a Lower Carbon Future

Quinton Crew
dss+

Decommissioning: Early planning is critical to an efficient and risk-minimised process
19. Decommissioning The Next Phase

Dr Chris Cubitt
South Australia Department for Energy and Mining

Gross depositional environment (GDE) mapping of rift fill intervals in the onshore South…
9. Back to the Future – SE Australia

Dr Pierre-Victor Cueille
SNF

EOR Simulation of Polymer Flooding – Assessment of shear rate and effect on oil…
Meet the Authors – Engineering

Lucy Cullen
Wood Mackenzie

Australia’s gas markets: Similar problems…similar solutions?
13. Domestic Gas Markets

Bryant Dang-Le
University of Adelaide School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials

Formation damage by migration of detrital and authigenic particles and breakage for CO2 storage
Meet the Authors – Engineering

Suvadip Das
McDermott Australia

Prioritizing Mental Health: A focus on Energy Sector Fabrication Workforce
Meet the Authors – Health, Safety and Environment

Jacob De Boer
Kent

Megawatts to Methane – a deep drop in emissions reduction transition for existing regional gas-based Ammonia plants
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Dr Henry Debens
Woodside Energy

Whale detection and microseismic monitoring via DAS using submarine telecommunication cables…
16. Environmentally Responsible Energy Transition

From raw seismic data to quantitative interpretation via cloud-based FWI
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Luka DeCarlo
Origin Energy

Change Management in Oil and Gas Industry – How to Fill the Gap between Conceptual Idea…
11. Leading Business Transformation

Dan Demilew
PwC Australia

Accelerating industrial decarbonisation through Common User Infrastructuree
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Casey Edwards
Source Geoscience

Petroleum Systems Analysis of the Onshore Otway Basin, South Australia
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Dr Mohinudeen Faiz
CSIRO

Beetaloo gas, hydrogen and geothermal resources – Insights from 3D basin modelling
18. Basins from the Dawn of Time

David Field
Welltec Oilfield Services

Sand fill clean-out on wireline enables access to additional Perforation zones in gas well producer
3. Cross Discipline Integration


Dr Anne Forbes
Wood MackenzieBeetaloo or bust: the route to commercial success for an Australian shale play
13. Domestic Gas Markets

John Gibb
Wood Mackenzie

Safeguard Mechanism reforms – How big and how much will it cost?
2. The New Normal?

Angus Goody
Woodside Energy

Insights into the depositional setting for the Gippsland Basin from modern basin-wide 3D…
9. Back to the Future – SE Australia

Merrie-Ellen Gunning
Geoscience Australia

Post-stack 3D merging to fast-track regional interpretation – offshore Otway Basin case study
9. Back to the Future – SE Australia

Chemostratigraphy of the Sherbrook Supersequence – 13 wells from the Offshore…
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Dr Peng Guo
CSIRO

A feasibility study of Bore Salt body mapping in the Adavale Basin using passive seismic data
5. A Diversity of Basins

Zara Hart
Working Life

Critical incidents: What the Psychologist sees
7. Protecting and Supporting Our People

Andrew Harwood
Wood Mackenzie

Corporate positioning in Australia for a new investment outlook
24. Beyond Borders

Scott Hastie
dss+

Leadership and talent attraction and retention – an existential risk to our industry
11. Leading Business Transformation

Energy efficiency as an accelerator to environmental and operational performance
16. Environmentally Responsible Energy Transition

Ka Henney-Cant
Oceaneering International

The case for integrated IMR programs: Increasing operational efficiency with a holistic approach…
3. Cross Discipline Integration

Prof Simon Holford
The University of Adelaide

Defining the geomechanical operating limits for subsurface CO2 storage
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Thermochronological constraints on the tectonic history of the Polda Basin
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Ibrahim Ibrahim
Queensland University of Technology

Predicting ground surface deformation induced from CO2 Plume Movement using machine…
6. Innovation and Advancement

Dr Madhat Jawad
Advanced Analysis Australia

Modelling Hydrogen Explosions using Hybrid Analytical Numerical methodology
21. Handling Hazards

Dr Raymond Johnson Jr
Novus Energy Holdings

Don’t forget your keys when trying to unlock the productivity of low-permeability coals
6. Innovation and Advancement

Rosie Johnstone
GeoVault

From carrot to stick – The changing landscape of policy and funding for CCUS in Australia…
12. Towards a Lower Carbon Future

Christopher Jones
Kent plc

Brownfield modifications to convert existing gas production facilities for CCS operations
15. Emerging Solutions

Ian Joynes
Woodside Energy

Developing a ‘fit for purpose’ approach to measuring methane emissions
8. Reducing Facility Emissions

Dr Aleksandra Kalinowski
Geoscience Australia

The potential for CO2 storage in residual oil zones in onshore Australian basins
25. Connecting the Dots in CCS

Dane Kasperczyk
CSIRO

Monitoring geomechanical pumped storage in horizontal fluid-filled lenses with surface…
23. Optimising through Efficiency

Tribhuwan Kathayat
Welspun Corp

Case Study using Automatic/ Robotic Pipe End Dimension Measurement Systems for SAWL…
Meet the Authors – Engineering

Dr David Kearns
Global CCS Institute

Emissions reduction in LNG production facilities through emerging post-combustion carbon…
8. Reducing Facility Emissions

Dr Richard Kempton
CSIRO

A Mesoproterozoic (~1.25 Ga) ‘fossilised’ oil column in the Moroak Sandstone of the…
18. Basins from the Dawn of Time

Dr Rachelle Kernen
The University of Adelaide

The race to Net-Zero by utilizing Australia’s salt basins for holistic energy technologies
5. A Diversity of Basins

Nastaran Khazali
The University of Adelaide

Deep bed filtration and formation damage by particles with distributed properties
23. Optimising through Efficiency

Dr James Knight
Geological Survey of New South Wales

Assessment of the CO2 Storage Prospectivity of the Pondie Range-Poopelloe Lake troughs…
25. Connecting the Dots in CCS

Dr Thomas Koller
Det Norske Veritas

Hydrogen and CCUS policy for progress on climate change mitigation
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Celeste Koravos
Xodus

Why Australia and Japan need to partner for decarbonisation and energy transition
24. Beyond Borders

Dmitry Kosyak
Woodside Energy

Northern Carnarvon CCS Hub – decarbonising Resource and Hard-to-Abate industries of WA
20. Enabling CCS Hubs

Dr Joe Lane
The University of Queensland

Land-based carbon sequestration – supply side innovation to increase the opportunity
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Carbon sequestration in the Surat – opportunities and risks for native hardwood species
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Yhana Lanwin
Sans Prejudice Solutions

Advocating for a behavioural science approach to inclusion and diversity
7. Protecting and Supporting Our People

Renae Larsen
National Decommissioning Research Initiative

National Decommissioning Research Initiative (NDRI) – Exploring the impacts, risks and…
16. Environmentally Responsible Energy Transition

Helge Lawrenz
Bureau Veritas Australia

Alternative application of availability and deliverability studies to efficiently reduce the…
8. Reducing Facility Emissions

Laurence Ledrut
Origin Energy

Empowering Process Safety Hazard Awareness and Technical Learning in Energy Operations
21. Handling Hazards

David Levy
ExxonMobil Upstream

Analysis of existing hydrocarbon gas pipeline for conversion to dense phase CO2 service
Meet the Authors – Engineering

Michael Lewis
Baker Hughes

Passive Well Monitoring System and CCS Application
Meet the Authors – Health, Safety and Environment

Nigel Lim
Santos

Offshore pipelines re-qualification for CO2 transport: Giving new life to the Bayu Undan…
10. Engineering The Energy Transition

Dr Bhavik Lodhia
CSIRO

Hydrogen Migration within Earth
22. Geoscience for Lower Emissions

Amy Lomas
PwC Australia

Accelerating industrial decarbonisation through Common User Infrastructure
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Graham MacGregor
PwC Australia

Unlocking the full value of carbon in the energy transition
20. Enabling CCS Hubs

Polly Mahapatra
Chevron Australia

Commercialising Carbon Capture and Storage – How much does regulatory certainty truly matter?
12. Towards a Lower Carbon Future

Hamed Mahdianfar
INPEX Australia

Alternative application of availability and deliverability studies to efficiently reduce the…
8. Reducing Facility Emissions

Dr Fabio Mancini
Blue Ocean Seismic Services

Development of a novel seismic acquisition system based on fully autonomous ocean…
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Andy Marshall
Baker Hughes

Reliable local renewable power decarbonizing offshore energy
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Scott Marshall
Woodside Energy

Leading Transformations – a holistic approach to leadership development
11. Leading Business Transformation

James McGuire
ISN Australia

Global focus on ESG in the supply chain – Insights into supply chain management of…
Meet the Authors – Health, Safety and Environment

Andrew McMahon
Seequent

Early exploration modelling of native hydrogen systems through the use of proprietary and…
22. Geoscience for Lower Emissions

Victoria Mendes Da Costa
Victoria Department of Jobs Skills Industry and Regions

Challenges and Opportunities in Australian GHG Storage Legislation: Insights from the…
22. Geoscience for Lower Emissions

Christopher Merrick
Pivotree

Transforming offshore field developments with Pivotree™: An innovative technology solution…
10. Engineering The Energy Transition

Max Millen
Origin Energy

Automatic Rock Strength Prediction in Data-Limited Wells
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Nasiru Muhammed
KFUPM

Comparative study on column height estimation based on pore size difference for hydrogen…
10. Engineering The Energy Transition

Stuart Munday
Chemostrat Australia

Sediment provenance analysis of the Early Permian reservoirs of the Perth Basin
1. Perfect Perth Basin

Masoud Nasiri Zahed
Woodside Energy

Optimising pipework to minimise rig time spent on conditioning of drilling and completion fluids
3. Cross Discipline Integration

Chris Nicholson
Geoscience Australia

A new perspective on regional structural architecture across the offshore Otway Basin
9. Back to the Future – SE Australia

The central and southeast offshore Otway Basin well folio
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Shipwreck and Sherbrook Supersequence Regional Gross Depositional Environments…
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Dr Francis Norman
Centre of Decommissioning Australia

Australia’s 2024 Decommissioning landscape
19. Decommissioning The Next Phase

Geoff O’Brien
CO2CRC

Australian GHG Storage Legislation: Existing challenges and opportunities for future…
2. The New Normal?

Lola Odunsi
GHGSat

A Satellite Constellation dedicated to frequently monitor methane Emissions from oil and gas…
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Bukkie Orugun
Surface APAC

The bystander approach to prevention
7. Protecting and Supporting Our People

Dr Jaikant Pandit
CO2CRC

Cost-effective and modular CO2 capture to support decarbonisation for oil and gas…
25. Connecting the Dots in CCS

Matthew Paull
EnergyQuest

Goldilocks dilemma: Lower cost, more supply, reduced emissions, and reliable trading partner…
13. Domestic Gas Markets

Børre Pedersen
Kongsberg Defence and Aerospace

Satellite based Oil Spill Emergency Response & Recovery Support
Meet the Authors – Health, Safety and Environment

Richard Perry
ExxonMobil Australia

Planning for Complex Decommissioning Projects in Australia – Gippsland Basin Case Study
19. Decommissioning The Next Phase

James Purtill
Queensland Government

Rehabilitation challenges for the onshore coal seam gas sector in Australia
16. Environmentally Responsible Energy Transition

Dr Mojtaba Rajabi
The University of Queensland

A novel approach for geomechanical modelling in the absence of stress magnitude data: A case…
Meet the Authors – Engineering

Nigel Rambhujun
Rystad Energy

Assessing the Viability and Risk Factors of Green Hydrogen and Ammonia Export Projects: A…
Meet the Authors – Business Performance and Governance

Kaushal Ramesh
Rystad Energy

An uneasy truce: A post-intervention gas market in Eastern Australia
13. Domestic Gas Markets

Neighborhood watch: The future of Asian LNG demand growth
24. Beyond Borders

Aligning stars: Making LNG imports happen in Australia
Meet the Authors – Business Performance and Governance

Rasoul Ranjbarkarami
The University of Queensland

Variation of vertical stress in the MacArthur and Beetaloo basins
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Rimsha Rauf
SLB

Optimizing Seismic Discontinuity Characterization through Spectral…
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Dr David Riley
Chemostrat

Real-time Chemostratigraphy at Wellsite; removing drilling uncertainties
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Dr Anam Saeed
Environmental Resources Management Australia

Repurposing oil and gas infrastructure as artificial reefs – A global perspective
16. Environmentally Responsible Energy Transition

Dr Saeed Salimzadeh
CSIRO

Inversion of tilt data using a machine-learned surrogate model for pressurised fractures
6. Innovation and Advancement

Gerhard Schöning
Queensland Government

Novel applications of remote-sensing techniques (Lidar and InSAR) to establish historical and…
Meet the Authors – Health, Safety and Environment

Zdenek Sehnal
International Well Control Forum

Changes in well control training to meet the challenge of reducing well control incidents
Meet the Authors – Health, Safety and Environment

Zlata Sergeeva
King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center

Decarbonizing LNG value chain using CCUS: Why, where, how much and what are the…
2. The New Normal?

Nigel Seymour
SLB

Evergreening of seismic data to enable carbon storage screening at scale – a case study from the…
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Owen Sharpe
AGIG

The Australian Hydrogen Centre – Feasibility studies for achieving 10% and 100% renewable…
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Elizabeth Shaw
PwC Australia

Reducing risk of sexual harassment: A positive duty of care
7. Protecting and Supporting Our People

Aisling Sloan
Strike Energy

New insights into the Kingia Sandstone facies distribution, and implications for hydrocarbon…
1. Perfect Perth Basin

Julie-Anna Smith
Bureau Veritas Australia

ESG: Transparency & Accountability: Lessons from around the globe
Meet the Authors – Business Performance and Governance

Mark Smyth
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Australia

Operating in the context of evolving climate disclosure frameworks
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Zachary Stafford
Woodside Energy

Introducing Spector: A Woodside Robotics First
Meet the Authors – Engineering

Jianming Su
Origin Energy

Change Management in Oil and Gas Industry – How to Fill the Gap between Conceptual Idea…
11. Leading Business Transformation

David Tang
CO2CRC

Probabilistic CO2 Plume Modelling
10. Engineering The Energy Transition

Andrew Taylor
Xodus Group

Maximising opportunities from integration of decommissioning and offshore wind activities
19. Decommissioning The Next Phase

Dr Fabio Terzini
Elite Energy Consultants

Greenhouse Gas Emissions: CCS Projects
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Sharon Tiainen
South Australia Department for Energy and Mining

Revisiting the rocks discovers turbidites and a new exploration play in the Penola Trough…
9. Back to the Future – SE Australia

Kosuke Tsutsui
The University of Adelaide

Structural framework of the Caswell Sub-basin, North West Shelf of Australia
5. A Diversity of Basins

David Turner
SeekOps

Practical lessons from implementing a top-down, drone-based methane emissions quantification…
8. Reducing Facility Emissions

Katarina Van Der Haar
RISC

Predicted vs Actual: How far are we truly on the road to decarbonization?
12. Towards a Lower Carbon Future

Erik Vandenberg
Verbrec

Risk-based process safety and asset management approaches to large-scale implementation of…
10. Engineering The Energy Transition

Dr Liuqi Wang
Geoscience Australia

Unconventional hydrocarbon prospectivity of the Fraynes Formation in the Western McArthur…
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

Dr Yamin Wang
Peking University

The Study on Mechanism of Water-rock Recaction in Shale Oil Formation Rich in Alkaline…
23. Optimising through Efficiency

Dr Max Watson
CO2CRC

Optimising CO2 Storage Resource Utilisation: Insights from the Otway Stage 4 Field Program
15. Emerging Solutions

Tim Webb
Woodside Energy

Understanding of SBM degradation leading to improved efficient well abandonment of legacy…
3. Cross Discipline Integration

Ross Weiter
Advisian

The Bayu-Undan Liquid C02 Import Facilities – Finding an effective solution
25. Connecting the Dots in CCS

Josh Whitcombe
COO Gold Hydrogen

Ramsay 1, learnings from the first natural hydrogen exploration well in Australia
22. Geoscience for Lower Emissions

Louise Whitelaw
Woodside Energy

Life of Field Emission Forecast and Reduction Option Screening for a Multi-Train LNG Hub
Meet the Authors – Emission Reductions

Erin Wild
KPMG Australia

2023 Business Environment Review
14. PESA Year in Review

From Port to Disposal; A strategic view to Australia’s O&G decommissioning success…
Meet the Authors – Health, Safety and Environment

Martin Wilkes
RISC Advisory

2023 Development and Production Review
14. PESA Year in Review

Dr Daniel Lorng Yon Wong
Gaffney Cline & Associates Consultants

Are Carbon Prices Sufficient to Support Decarbonisation in Gas Production?
12. Towards a Lower Carbon Future

Colin Wood
CSIRO

Scaling direct air carbon capture technology, a case history of CarbonAssist
25. Connecting the Dots in CCS

Hongfeng Wu
Molyneaux Advisors

The impact of exploration/appraisal activities in North Perth Basin on the recovery per well
1. Perfect Perth Basin

Toward less carbon-intensive, faster gas-to-market offshore development schemes
23. Optimising through Efficiency

Feng Xiao
Monash University

Opening versus shearing of a fault during CO2 injection
23. Optimising through Efficiency

Yijie Zhan
Geological Survey of Western Australia

A speculative ridge within the Kidson Sub-basin from integrated interpretation of geophysical data
Meet the Authors – Geoscience

 

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