Brazilian Norwegian Oil & Gas Symposium


AQWA Corporate Via Binário do Porto, 299 - Rio de Janeiro 10/30/2019 8:00:00 AM Europe/Oslo Brazilian Norwegian Oil & Gas Symposium Via Binário do Porto, 299 - Rio de Janeiro Add to calendar

Integrating the calendar of the Norway Brazil Week(s) 2019, Innovation Norway, the Royal Norwegian Consulate General and NORWEP – Norwegian Energy Partners, have the pleasure to invite for the Brazilian Norwegian Oil & Gas Symposium. 

The collaboration between Norwegian and Brazilian actors in the petroleum sector has a long and solid history. Our similarities and technological synergies have fostered collaboration in business, in research & innovation, and in regulatory expertise. 

On October 30th, Brazilian and Norwegian companies and government authorities will share the floor to discuss and explore Oil & Gas offshore challenges: productivity, technology and safety and how a whole industry is acting towards increased efficient operations


Welcome Coffee (30min)


Opening Remarks (30min)


·       Marianne Fosland, Consul General of Norway

·       Liv Lønnum, Norwegian Deputy Secretary of Petroleum and Energy

·       Felipe Kury, Director of ANP – Brazil’s National Petroleum Agency

·       Keynote: Bente Nyland, General Director of the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate – Resource Management

·       Keynote: Arnfinn Nergaard, Co-author of "GETTING DOWN TO IT - 50 years of subsea success in Norway" - Historical review within Subsea development


Session 1 – Subsea Operations: Optimizing productivity and safety (1h)


·       David MacKay, Eeelume/ Kongsberg Maritime

·       Luiz Ranieri Bazzo, Aker Solutions

·       Bjørn Kristian Neumann, Minox

·       Moderator's Presentation: Mariana França, ANP

·       Debate among the speakers

·       Q&A from the audience


Coffee Break (30min)


Session 2 – Offshore Safety in new Frontiers: Addressing the Human and Economic aspects of Safety (1h)


·       Maurício Diniz, Petrobras

·       Paulo Van der Ven, Equinor - “Equinor Brazil’s journey from operational Safety perspective”

·       Tobias Alvarenga, DNV GL – “New digital technologies and the operational safety”

·       Moderator's Presentation: Raphael Moura, ANP

·       Debate among the speakers

·       Q&A from the audience


Session 3 – Innovation Session (40min)


·       Andreas Strømhaug, Oliasoft

·       Giovanni Nunes, GCN Engenharia

·       Marcio de Alencar, 4Subsea


Closing Remarks (10min)


Gunn Vik, NORWEP, Director Hydro Power, Brazil and Shipyards in Korea

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