Tuesday, April 24, 2018

08:20 - 09:50

Reservoir Dynamics and Description (Reservoir Engineering)HALL A 08:30 – 09:50

  • PROBABILISTIC PRODUCTION FORECASTING AND RESERVES ESTIMATION IN WATERFLOODED OIL RESERVOIRS Nazarenko, Maksim (Lukoil Mid-East Ltd) 8:30 - 8:50
  • A GENERAL COMPOSITIONAL APPROACH FOR MULTI-PHASE WELL PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS USING RESCALED-EXPONENTIAL MODELS Ayala, Luis ; Will, Ryan (Penn State U.) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Integrating Pulse Neutron Measurements with Array Production Logging for Enhanced Production Characterization in Horizontal Wells Abudu, Olanrewaju (Saudi Aramco) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery with Water Soluble Poly Ionic Liquids in Carbonate Reservoirs Alhussinan, Saud; Alyami, Hamdan; Alqahtani, Naif; Alquraishi, Abdulrahman (KACST) 9:30 - 9:50

4th Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0) / HALL B 08:30 – 09:50

  • Real Time Prognosis of Flowing Bottom-Hole Pressure in a Vertical Well for Multiphase Flow Using Computational Intelligence Techniques TARIQ, ZEESHAN (KFUPM) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Real Time Determination of Rheological Properties of Spud Drilling Fluids Using a Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Technique Abdelgawad, Khaled; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mousa, Tamer; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Patil, Shirish (KFUPM) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Increasing ANN Accuracy, by Improving the Training Dataset Criteria. Case Study: Identify the Formation Density from The Drilling Surface Parameters in Real-Time Al Gharbi, Salem; Liao, Qinzhuo; Mahmoud Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez (KFUPM) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Utilizing an Artificial Intelligence Technique for Predicting Rock Failure Parameters Negara, Ardiansyah; Ali, Syed; AlDhamen, Ali; Kesserwan, Hasan; Nair, Asok; Aleid, Zahra (Baker Hughes, a GE Company) 9:30 - 9:50

Reservoir Dynamics and Description Formation Evaluation & PetrophysicsHALL C08:30 – 09:50

  • High Diffusivity Correction in Gas Interval using 2D Magnetic Resonance Oifoghe, Stanley; Okowi, Victor; Sy, Rex (Baker Hughes, a GE company) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Study of OBM Invasion on NMR Logging - Mechanisms and Applications Hursan, Gabor, Ma; Shouxiang Mark (Saudi Aramco) | Valori, Andrea; Sauerer, Bastian (Schlumberger) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Rock Grain Size Prediction from NMR Measurement and Digital Rock Modeling– Experimental Validation Ma, Shouxiang Mark (Saudi Aramco); Jin, Guodong; Sy, Rex; Kesserwan, Hasan (BHGE) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Correlating Dielectric Dispersion Data and Wettability Index of Carbonate Rock Al-Ofi, Salah; Dyshlyuk, Evgeny; Sauerer, Bastian; Ali, Farhan; Valori, Andrea; Abdallah, Wael (Schlumberger) 9:30 - 9:50

Energy Economics, HSSE and Human ResourcesHALL D 08:20 – 09:50

  • Keynote Speech by Hani Al-Maimani, Manager at NPS 8:20 - 8:30
  • Carbon Intensity: Comparing Carbon Impacts of Middle East and Unconventional Oils MEEHAN, D. NATHAN (Gaffney, Cline & Associates); El-Houjeiri, Hassan (Aramco Services Company); Rutherford, Jeffrey S. (Stanford University) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Hydrocarbon Supply Chain Optimization in Saudi Aramco Alyanbaawi, Mohammed (Saudi Aramco) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Improving Mentors Selection: The Key for an enhanced Local Employees Training Regime Okomgboeso, Samuel (ADNOC) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Technical Feasibility of concentrated solar parabolic trough heating for thermal-based desalination process with application in produced oilfield water in Saudi Arabia Ruvalcaba Velarde; Salvador Alejandro (Saudi Aramco) 9:30 - 9:50

Reservoir Dynamics and Description (Improved/Enhanced Oil Recovery)HALL E08:30 – 09:50

  • Enhancing Carbon Dioxide Flooding Sweep Efficiency in High Permeability Hydrocarbon Reservoirs Using Micro-Particle Gels Fakher, Sherif;Imqam, Abdulmohsin (Missouri University of Science and Technology) | Bai, Baojun (Missouri University of Science and Technology) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Can Solvent Injection be an Option for Cost Effective Enhanced Oil Recovery?: An Experimental Analysis for Different Oil and Rock Characteristics Babadagli, Tayfun; Cao, Nahai (University of Alberta) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Huff \'n\' Puff Optimization Process to Enhance Oil Recovery Factor in Tight Oil Formation Mansour, Ahmed (BJ Services); Saoyleh, Hussain; Arsalan Ullah, Hafiz Muhammad; Hussain, Hassan; Gamadi, Talal (Texas Tech University) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Wettability alteration of oil-wet calcite: A Mechanistic Study Gmira, Ahmed (Saudi Aramco); A. Hammami, Mohamed (KAUST); M. Al-Enezi, Sultan; A. Yousef, Ali (Saudi Aramco) 9:30 - 9:50

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

10:20 - 11:30

Exploration and AppraisalHALL A10:20 – 11:30

  • Keynote Speech by Mohammad Faqira, Manager Eastern Area Exploration at Saudi Aramco 10:20 - 10:30
  • Supercritical CO2 Injection to Rejuvenate Hydraulically Fractured Wells in Unconventional Reservoirs Kurdi, Mohammed; Veveakis, Manolis (Duke University) | Poulet, Thomas (University of New South Wales) 10:30 - 10:50
  • Evaluation of EOR LS Water Flooding in Sandstone: Eliminate The Role of Clay Al-Saedi, Hasan; Flori, Ralph (Missouri University of Science and Technology); Brady, Patrick (Sandia National Lab); Almansour, Abdullah (King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST)) 10:50 - 11:10
  • Advances in near-surface characterization and deep imaging with smart DAS upholes Bakulin, Andrey; Golikov, Pavel; Smith, Robert; Erickson, Kevin; Silvestrov, Ilya; Al-Ali, Mustafa (Saudi Aramco) 11:10 - 11:30

Production and Facilities (Production Management)HALL B10:20 – 11:30

  • Keynote Speech by Justus Frederico, Eastern Hemisphere President at Weatherford 10:20 - 10:30
  • An Experimental Study of the Use of Seawater-Based Fracturing Fluids in HT/HP Formations Yamak, Raafat M; Nasr-El-Din, Hisham; Rahim, Sabiq; BinGhanim, Ahmed (Texas A&M) 10:30 - 10:50
  • Determining Effective Mixture Viscosities in Oil-Water Flows for Downhole Oilfield Operations EJIM, CHIDIRIM; XIAO, JINJIANG (SAUDI ARAMCO) 10:50 - 11:10
  • Effect of Data Errors on Mulitphase Flow Correlations Abd El-Moniem, Mohamed; El-Banbi, Ahmed (AUC / Cairo University) 11:10 - 11:30

Drilling and CompletionHALL C10:20 – 11:30

  • Keynote Speech by Hamoud Al-Shammari, Manager Offshore Drilling at Saudi Aramco 10:20 - 10:30
  • New Cement Formulations Utilizing Nanoparticles Additives to Improve Cement Properties and Long-term Reliability ALKHAMIS, MOHAMMEd; Imqam, Abdulmohsin (Missouri University of Science and Technology) 10:30 - 10:50
  • ThruBit logging saves time and reduces stuck pipe risk in very challenging downhole conditions Atriby, Kamal, Schlumberger 10:50 - 11:10
  • Optimization of drawdown pressure about the ultra-deep fractured carbonate reservoir LI, Shuanggui; Chen, Yu,CHEN, Yu (Beijing Jinhui Botai Technology Co. Ltd.) 11:10 - 11:30

4th Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0)HALL D10:20 – 11:30

  • Keynote Speech by Maher Maamari, VP at BHGE 10:20 - 10:30
  • A New Approach to Characterize CO2 Flooding Utilizing Artificial Intelligence Techniques Hassan, Amjed; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mahmoud, Mohamed (KFUPM) 10:30 - 10:50
  • Prediction of Optimum Injection Rate for Carbonate Acidizing Using Machine Learning Sidaoui, Ziad (Schlumberger); Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez (KFUPM); Abbad, Mustapha (Schlumberger) 10:50 - 11:10
  • New Correlation to De-Convolute Water Saturation Determination in Complex Lithologies using Machine Learning Khan, Mohammad; Tariq, Zeeshan; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez (KFUPM) 11:10 - 11:30

Reservoir Dynamics and Description HALL E10:20 – 11:30

  • Keynote Speech by Abdullah Al-Utaibi, Division Head GRMD at Saudi Aramco 10:20 - 10:30
  • Development and Application of an Artificial-Neural-Network Based Expert System for Screening and Optimization of Polymer Flooding Projects Sun, Qian; Ertekin, Turgay (Pennsylvania State University) 10:30 - 10:50
  • Pressure Transient Analysis (PTA) and Rate Transient Analysis (RTA) Methods in Unconventional Reservoirs BLASINGAME, Thomas; CHEN, Chih; CHU, Wei-Chun; CRAIG, David; ILK, Dilhan; OZKAN, Erdal (Texas A&M) 10:50 - 11:10
  • Introduction of a Thermal Model to Analyze Pressure-Falloff Data Leads to an Accurate Pressure-Transient Analysis and a Detailed Thermal Profile of the Water Bank in an Oil Reservoir BINAKRESH, SAUD A.; Alodah, Meshari; Phillips Guerrero, Rodolfo J; Rahman, N. M (Saudi Aramco) 11:10 - 11:30

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

14:30 - 15:30

Drilling and Completion (Cementing and Wellbore Isolation)HALL A14:30 – 15:30

  • Enhancing the Cement Quality Using Polypropylene Fibers Elkatatny, Salaheldin (KFUPM), Alkinani, Husam; Dunn-Norman, Shari; Flori, Ralph; Hilgedick, Steven; Alkhamis, Mohammed; Alsaba, Mortadha (Missouri University of Science and Technology) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Cement Failure Modeling for High Pressure High Temperature Wells: Case studies Sanuade, Oluseun; Elkatatny, Salaheldin (KFUPM) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Key Factors in Managed Pressure Cementing for Deep Water De, Alejandro; Paredes, Jose Luis (Halliburton); Puerto, Gustavo; Bedoya, Jorge (Blade Energy) 15:10 - 15:30

Reservoir Description & Dynamics Improved/Enhanced Oil Recovery (IOR/EOR)HALL B14:30 – 15:30

  • Ultra-low Interfacial Tension and Thermal Stability of Novel Viscoelastic Surfactants with Wafra Ratawi Heavy Reservoir Oil Nasir, Aneeq; Sultan, Abdullah S.; Kamal, Muhammad Shahzad (KFUPM) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Laboratory study of CO2 foam for enhanced oil recovery: advanced screening, optimization, and evaluation Ahmed, Shehzad; Elraies, Khaled; Hanamertani, Alvinda (Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS); Hashmet, Muhammad (Khalifa University of Science and Technology) 14:50 - 15:10
  • CO2-Foam Rheology: Effect of Surfactant Concentration, Shear Rate and Injection Quality Al-Yousif, Zuhair; Kokal, Sunil; Alabdulwahab, Amin (Saudi Aramco); Gizzatov, Ayrat (Aramco Services Company) 15:10 - 15:30

4th Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0)HALL C14:30 – 15:50

  • Application of Artificial Neural Networks to Predict the Rheological Parameters of KCl Water-Based Drilling Fluid on Real Time Elkatatny, Salaheldin; mahmoud, mohamed (KFUPM) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing for Automated Analysis of Drilling and Completion Data Castineira, David; Toronyi, Roberto; Saleri, Nansen (QRI) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Intelligent Prediction of Acid-fracturing performance in Carbonates Reservoirs Eliebid, Mohammed; Hassan, Amjed; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez; Elkatatny, Salaheldin (KFUPM) 15:10 - 15:30
  • New Approach to Obtain the Inflow Performance Relationship for vertical oil wells solution gas drive reservoir Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques Basfar, Salem (KFUPM); Baarimah, Salem (Hadhramout University); Elkatatny, Salaheldin; AL-Ameri, Wahbi; Abdelgawad, Khaled; AL-Dogail, Ala (KFUPM) 15:30 - 15:50

Production and Facilities (Processing and Facilitites)HALL D14:30 – 15:30

  • Gas Turbine Energy Optimization Initiative at HdGOSP-2 ALMulhim, Khalid (Saudi Aramco) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Development of Autonomous Microbe Sensor (AMS) at Seawater Injection System (SWIS) Al-Abeedi, Fahad; Mohammed Al-Moniee; Xiangyang Zhu (Saudi Aramco) 14:50 - 15:10
  • A review on recent developments and progress in natural gas processing and separation using nanoparticles incorporated membranes. Amusa, Abiodun; Ahmad, Abdul Latif (Universiti Sains Malaysia); Adewole, Jimoh (KFUPM) 15:10 - 15:30

Drilling and Completion (Formation Damage & Stimulation) HALL E14:30 – 15:30

  • Surmounting Paucity of Data in Hydraulic Fracture Designs: Case Studies from the Permian Basin Elsheikh, Ellewa Ahmed; Amao, Abiodun (King Saud University) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Evolution of Limited Entry Multi Stage Stimulation Completion Technology for Improved Acid Stimulation in Tight Carbonate Reservoirs Serdar, Rasim; Abdulaziz, Ahmad Azly; Ataur, Malik Ripon (Saudi Aramco); Gardiner, Colin (Packers Plus Energy Services) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Formation Damage Evaluation of Widely Used Filtercake Removal Recipes on Sandstone Formations Al-Ibrahim, Hussain; Al-Moajil, Abdullah; Al-Yami, Ibrahim; Aldarweesh, Sajjad (Saudi Aramco) 15:10 - 15:30

Wednesday 25 APR, 2018

08:30 – 09:50

Reservoir Dynamics and DescriptionHALL A8:30 – 9:50

  • Enhancing Foam Stability Using Surfactants Mixtures Almobarky, Mohammed (KSU); Al Yousef, Zuhair (Saudi Aramco); Schechter, David (Texas A&M University) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Performance and Economic Analysis of a Novel Heavy Oil Recovery Process Using In-Situ Steam and Nitrogen Generated by Thermochemicals Moussa, Tamer; Patil, Shirish; Mahmoud, Mohamed (KFUPM) 8:50 - 9:10
  • A HYBRID INTEGRATED COMPOSITIONAL RESERVOIR SIMULATOR COUPLING MACHINE LEARNING AND HARD COMPUTING PROTOCOLS Putcha, Venkataramana; Ertekin, Turgay (Pennsylvania State University) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Waterflooding Optimization Using improved Streamline Simulation for the Biggest Fractured Low-Permeability Reservoir in China Lei, Zhengdong (Research Inst. of Petroleum Exploration and Development, PetroChina) | Zhu, Zhouyuan (China University of Petroleum (Beijing)) | Liu, Shuangshuang; Wei, Tao; Yuan, Jiangru; Li, Jiahong; Zhang, Jing; Li, Lei; Zhao, Hang (Research Inst. of Petroleum Exploration and Development, PetroChina) 9:30 - 9:50

Production and Facilities (Flow Assurance)HALL B8:30 – 9:50

  • Production Experience of Ultra Heavy Oil in China Zhu, Jianying; Shi, Changlin (CNOOC) | Dong, Changrun (Antonoil) | Hu, Guoheng; Wang, Tianyou; Yao, Yongjun (PetroChina) | Zhang, Junbo (Sinopec) | Jia, Yingyou (Antonoil) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Distributed fiber optic sensing — a review of this technology for upstream oil and gas Hveding, Frode; Bukhamsin, Ahmed (Saudi Aramco) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Assessment of fly ash as a potential demulsifier for highly stable crude oil-in-water emulsion produced in the petroleum industry Adewunmi, Ahmad; Kamal, Muhammad Shahzad (KFUPM) 9:10 - 9:30
  • High GOR MPFM Flow Loop Testing Evaluation and Pre-Qualification High GOR MPFM Flow Loop Testing Evaluation and Pre-Qualification 9:30 - 9:50

Energy Economics, HSSE and Human ResourcesHALL C8:30 – 9:50

  • MOISTURE MONITORING FOR HIGH VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL JUNCTION BOX USING SILICA GEL BISWAS, TARUN (Saudi Aramco) 8:30 - 8:50
  • EFFECT OF LONG TERM CO2 SEQUESTRATION ON THE MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF RESERVOIR ROCKS TARIQ, ZEESHAN; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Muqtadir, Arqam; Murtaz, Mobeen (KFUPM) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Reduce the Rate of Abandoning Radioactive Sources in Oil/Gas Wells Shhub, Abdu Naser; Amer, Mustafa (Saudi Aramco) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Knowledge Transformation to Develop Young Local Talent To be a Professional Workforce Nugraha, Budhi; AlKhaldi, Latifah; Al Ali, Wassan, Kashif, Muhammad (PETROLINK) 9:30 - 9:50

Production and Facilities (Production Management)HALL D8:30 – 9:50

  • The impact of hydraulic fracturing on the deliverability of multilateral well at Dry Gas Reservoirs Ahmed, M. Elmuzafar; Elnuaim, Dr. Sami; Abdulazeem, Ahmed (KFUPM) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Use of Advanced Process Control for Automating Conventional Oilfield Operations Patel, Kalpesh; S, Ammar; S, Hussein; K, Hyun; B, Mulad; M, Saeed (Saudi Aramco) 8:50 - 9:10
  • A Numerical Model for Simulating Supercritical Water Flow in Perforated Horizontal Wellbores Sun, Fengrui; Yao, Yuedong (State Key Laboratory of Petroleum Resources and Prospecting, China University of Petroleum – Beijing); Li, Guozhen; Feng, Naichao; Zhang, Shikun; Huang, Liang; Li, Xiangfang (China University of Petroleum - Beijing) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Research and Application of Chemical Control Technology for Fire Flooding Injection-to- Production Wells in Liaohe Oilfield WANG, YAO; WANG, SIWEN; LI, RUI; WANG, HAO (PETROCHINA LIAOHE OILFIELD COMPANY) 9:30 - 9:50

Reservoir Dynamics and DescriptionHALL E8:30 – 9:50

  • An innovative Approach Using Micro-Emulsion Treatment To Remove Sandstone Formation Damage: Lab Testing and Field Applications Almajid, Hussain; Shuwaikhat, Hisham; Abou Zeid, Saleh (Saudi Aramco); Addagalla, Ajay Kumar (Baker Hughes GE company) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Nanoparticles-Stabilized CO2/Brine Emulsions at Reservoir Conditions: A New Way of Mitigating Gravity Override in CO2 Floods Yousef, Zuhair (Saudi Aramco); Almobarky, Mohammed (King Saud University); Schechter, David (Texas A&M University) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Conformance Improvement in Oil Reservoirs by Use of Microemulsions Torrealba, Victor; Hoteit, Hussein (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Linking Geochemical and Mechanical Properties of Rock Samples Using New Non-Destructive Techniques HUSSAIN, MAARUF (Baker Hughes, a GE Company); Amao, AbdulJamiu (KFUPM); Jin, Guodong (Baker Hughes, a GE Company); Al-Ramadan, Khalid (KFUPM) 9:30 - 9:50

Wednesday 25 APR, 2018

10:20 – 11:40

Reservoir Dynamics and DescriptionHALL A10:20 – 11:40

  • Upscaling of Combining Microgel Treatment and Low Salinity Waterflooding in Fractured Reservoirs: Simulation and Experimental Investigation Alhuraishawy, Ali; Bai, Baojun; Wei, Mingzhen (Missouri University of Science and Technology); Almohsin, Ayman (Saudi Aramco) 10:20 - 10:40
  • Improved Methodology for Modeling Vertical Segregation of Water in Numerical Reservoir Simulation Babatope, Kayode; Stig, Lyngra (Saudi Aramco) 10:40 - 11:00
  • History Matching a gas reservoir using Ensemble Based Methods Ravanelli, Fabio; Pamukcu, Yusuf (Saudi Aramco) 11:00 - 11:20
  • Estimating Rock Mechanical Property from Digitized Models of Rock Samples Saad, Bilal; Jin, Guodong; Syed Ali, Shujath; Alshanqaiti, Elham (BHGE) 11:20 - 11:40

Production and FacilitiesHALL B10:20 – 11:40

  • Induction versus Permanent Magnet Motors for ESP Applications Xiao, Jinjiang; Lastra, Rafael (Saudi Aramco) 10:20 - 10:40
  • Development of low density rigid gels/composites for ESP packer penetrator protection ZHAO, WEISHU; Huang, Jin; Liang, Feng; Zoraia, Ghanem; Xiao, Jinjiang; Chang, Frank (Saudi Aramco) 10:40 - 11:00
  • Adding More Value in the Downturn Time from Digital Oil Field; what is more to leverage? Alqahtani, Abdullah; Alqahtani, Mubarak (PetroART) 11:00 - 11:20
  • High Efficiency Static Mixer Technology for Crude Desalting Alhajri, Nasser; White, Ramsey; Oshinowo, Olanrewaju (Lanre) (Saudi Aramco) 11:20 - 11:40

4th Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0)HALL C10:20 – 11:40

  • Prediction of Formation Pressure using Artificial Intelligence Techniques Ahmed, Abdulmalek (KFUPM); Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez; Mahmoud, Mohammed; Ali, Abdulwahab (KFUPM); I. M, Mohamed (Advantek Waste Management Services) 10:20 - 10:40
  • Prediction of Cutting Concentration in Horizontal and Deviated Wells Using Artificial Neural Networks and Support Vector Machine Al-Azani, Khaled; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Abdulraheem, Abdulaziz; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Ali, Abdulwahab (KFUPM) 10:40 - 11:00
  • New Technique to Estimate Temperature Distribution During Thermal EOR Operations Hassan, Amjed; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez (KFUPM); Hossain, Enamul (Nazarbayev University) 11:00 - 11:20
  • New Approach to Predict Fracture Pressure using Artificial Intelligence Techniques Ahmed, Abdulmalek; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez; Mahmoud, Mohammed; Ali, Abdulwahab (KFUPM); I. M, Mohamed (Advantek Waste Management Services) 11:20 - 11:40

Production and Facilities (Stimulation Technology)HALL D10:20 – 11:40

  • Acid Fracturing of Low Permeability Carbonate Formation in Saudi Arabia, Lessons Learned Rafie, Majid; AlOtaibi, Fares; Dahlan, Mohammed; Suwaidi, Salem (Saudi Aramco) 10:20 - 10:40
  • Optimization of Matrix Acidizing by Comparing Between Linear Acid Injection and Radial Acid Injection: A Laboratory Study Qiu, Xiangdong; Aidagulov, Gallyam (Schlumberger); Ghommem, Mehdi (American University of Sharjah); Abbad, Mustapha (Schlumberger) 10:40 - 11:00
  • Optimization of water consumption of hydraulic fracturing treatment by utilizing recycled flowback fluids alarnous, ahmed; Fragachan, Francisco; al-arfaj, ayman (weatherford); sugair, bader; Qahtani, Nasser (Saudi aramco) 11:00 - 11:20
  • New Epoxy Chemistry to Generate Highly Conductive Channels within the Fracture Geometry (Pillar Facture) BAQADER, NOUR O; Kalgaonkar, Rajendra A; Gomaa, Ahmed M; Al-Moajil, Abdullah M (Saudi Aramco) 11:20 - 11:40

Drilling and Completion (Drilling Fluid)HALL E10:20 – 11:40

  • Date Palm Trunk-based Fibrous LCM “ARC Eco-Fiber” –A Better Alternative to Equivalent Imported Products Amanullah, Md; K Al-Arfaj, Mohammed (Saudi Aramco) 10:20 - 10:40
  • Practical Strategies and Engineered Solutions to Minimize the Impact of Lost Circulation Problem Elsheikh, Ellewa Ahmed; Alkinani, Husam; Alkinani, Husam; Dunn-Norman, Shari; Flori, Ralph; Hilgedick, Steven; Alkhamis, Mohammed; Alsaba, Mortadha (Missouri University of Science and Technology) 10:40 - 11:00
  • A Method and Apparatus for Severe Lost Circulation Material Evaluation Ramasamy, Jothibasu; Amanullah, Md; K Al-Arfaj, Mohammad (Saudi Aramco) 11:00 - 11:20
  • Emulsifier Developed from Waste Vegetable Oil for Application in Invert-Emulsion Oil based Mud Ramasamy, Jothibasu; Amanullah, Md; M Alsaihati, Mujtaba (Saudi Aramco) 11:20 - 11:40

Wednesday 25 APR, 2018

14:10 – 15:30

4th Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0)HALL A14:20 – 15:30

  • A Generalized Varying Oil Compositions and Relative Permeability Screening Tool for Continuous Carbon Dioxide Injection in Naturally Fractured Reservoir Hamam, Hassan (Saudi Aramco), Ertekin, Turgay (Pennsylvania State University) 14:20 - 14:30
  • New Technique to Evaluate Equivalent Circulating Density While Drilling Using Artificial Intelligence Elzenary, Mahmoud; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Abdelgawad, Khaled; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Al-Shehri, Dhafer (KFUPM) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Real Time Prediction of the Rheological Properties of Oil-Based Drilling Fluids Using Artificial Neural Networks Al-Azani, Khaled; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Abdulraheem, Abdulaziz; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Al-Shehri, Dhafer (KFUPM), 14:50 - 15:10
  • Prediction of Inflow Performance Relationship of a Gas Field Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques AL-Dogail, Ala (KFUPM); Baarimah, Salem (Hadhramout University); Basfar, Salem (KFUPM) 15:10 - 15:30

Drilling and Completion (Optimization) HALL B14:20 – 15:30

  • A New Robust Approach for Hole Cleaning to Improve Rate of Penetration. Murif, Mohammed; Almajed, Abdulaziz; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Elkatatny, Salah (KFUPM) 14:20 - 14:30
  • Deep Gas Drilling Optimization in the lateral section in middle east Sarfraz, Muhammad; Ghazzzawi, Ayman; Fuenmayor, Luis; Cui, Shuai (Schlumberger) 14:30 - 14:50
  • A Novel approach for Mitigation of Shocks & Vibration and achieving drilling performance in carbonate reservoirs. Sarfraz, Muhammad; Ghazzzawi, Ayman; Melgares, Hernan (Schlumberger) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Saving rig time on exploration and development wells in Saudi Arabia with innovative approach to test and prepare liners prior to completion Obari, Wahid; Hegazy, Mohamed; Ali, Hasan; Markabi, Mazen; AlAwfi, Mohammed; Nafi, Mohamed; Al Fakih, Abdulqawi (Schlumberger) 15:10 - 15:30

Reservoir Dynamics and Description Formation Evaluation & PetrophysicsHALL C14:20 – 15:30

  • Estimation of Typical Total Dissolved Solids in Water from Downhole Ultrasonic Sound Speed Formation Tester Survey Vladislav S. Torlov; Akinyose, Olusegun (Saudi Aramco); Amin, Asif (Baker Hughes GE) 14:20 - 14:30
  • Experimental Verification of a New Approach to Long-Range EM Imaging Schmidt, Howard (Saudi Aramco) 14:30 - 14:50
  • State of the Art on Porosity and Permeability Hysteresis: A Useful Techniques for Hydrocarbon Recovery Elhaj, Murtada (Memorial University of Newfoundland); Barri, Assad (KFUPM); Hashan, Mahamudul (Memorial University of Newfoundland); Hossain, M. Enamul (Nazarbayev University) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Non-Archie Rock Characterization using Dual and Triple Porosity Conductivity Models in Carbonate Reservoirs. TARIQ, ZEESHAN; Mahmoud, Mohammed; Al-Yousef, Hasan; Rasheed Khan, Mohammed (KFUPM) 15:10 - 15:30

Drilling and CompletionHALL D14:20 – 15:30

  • Drilling Influences on Formation Breakdown in Hydraulic Fracturing AlBahrani, Hussain; Al-Yami, Abdullah; Osman, Hamid; Wagle, Vikrant (Saudi Aramco) 14:20 - 14:30
  • Evaluating Wellbore Tortuosity in Horizontal Wells Caused by RSS Steering Mechanism Oliveira, Victor; Al-Zahrani, Bader (Saudi aRamco); Alrushud, Albaraa; Mohammad, Muntasar (Baker Hughes, a GE Company) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Application of Quantitative Cement Evaluation using LWD Sonic Tool in Bohai bay of China Zhang, Lei; ZHANG, Binqi (CNOOC Tianjin) | ZHANG, Lei; Shim, Yen Han; ZHOU, Xin; LI, Lin (Schlumberger) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Geomechanical Modeling and Wellbore Stability Analysis Approach to Plan Deep Horizontal Wells Across Problematic Zubair Formation in Southern Iraq Abbas, Ahmed; Flori, Ralph (Missouri University of Science and Technology); Al-Asadi, Yousif (Schlumberger); Alsaba, Mortadha (Australian College of Kuwait); Al-hamad, Nasser (Schlumberger) 15:10 - 15:30

Reservoir Description & Dynamics Improved/Enhanced Oil Recovery (IOR/EOR)HALL E14:20 – 15:30

  • Well-Placement Optimization in a Novel Heavy Oil Recovery Process Using In-Situ Steam Generated by Thermochemicals Moussa, Tamer, Patil, Shirish; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Elkatatny, Salaheldin (KFUPM) 14:20 - 14:30
  • Experimental Study on a Novel Thickened Supercritical CO2 Flooding System and its EOR mechanism in Low Permeability Reservoir Sun, Xin; Dai, Caili; Sun, Yongpeng; Zhao, Mingwei (China University of Petroleum (East China)) | Wang, Xin; Guan, Baoshan; Liu, Ping (Langfang Branch of Research Institute of Exploration and Development of PetroChina); Fan, Xiqun (Henan Oilfield, Sinopec) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Hybrid Carbonated Low Salinity Waterflood in Calcite-Cemented Sandstone: Effects of Low pH and Salinity on Oil Production and CO2 Storage Lee, Jiho; Hong, Eun Ji; Kim, Guan Woo; Lee, Kun Sang (Hanyang University) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Experimental Investigation on Co-Polymer Grafted Bentonite for Controlling Reservoir Conformance Abbas, Abdelazim; Mohd Saaid, Ismail; Ahmed, Afaque; Falalu Hamza, Mohammed; Abubakar Umar, Abubakar; Qurratua Aini, Siti (Universiti teknologi PETRONAS) 15:10 - 15:30

Thursday 26 APR, 2018

7:30 – 8:30

Presentation SessionHALL A07:30 – 08:30

  • Development of Autonomous Microbe Sensor (AMS) at Seawater Injection System (SWIS) Al-Abeedi, Fahad; Mohammed Al-Moniee; Xiangyang Zhu (Saudi Aramco) 7:30 - 7:50
  • High Efficiency Static Mixer Technology for Crude Desalting Alhajri, Nasser; White, Ramsey; Oshinowo, Olanrewaju (Lanre) (Saudi Aramco) 7:50 - 8:10
  • New Approach to Obtain the Inflow Performance Relationship for vertical oil wells solution gas drive reservoir Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques Basfar, Salem (KFUPM); Baarimah, Salem (Hadhramout University); Elkatatny, Salaheldin; AL-Ameri, Wahbi; Abdelgawad, Khaled; AL-Dogail, Ala (KFUPM) 8:10 - 8:30

Thursday 26 APR, 2018

8:30 – 9:50

Reservoir Dynamics and Description Formation Evaluation & PetrophysicsHALL A8:30 – 9:50

  • High Rate of Penetration Correction of LWD Magnetic Resonance Data Oifoghe, Stanley; Okowi, Victor; Thern, Holger; Coman, Radu (Baker Hughes, a GE company) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Petrophysics of Source Rock Reservoirs: A Complete Workflow Abedeen, Ainul; Eid, Mahmoud; Kurri, Janardhan (Halliburton) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Wettability Evaluation by Fast Field Cycling NMR Relaxometry Gao, Jun; Kwak, Hyung T; Al Harbi, Ahmad M (Saudi Aramco) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Use of NMR and core flooding to study the solid invasion in sedimentary rocks – Insights on drilling mud design Kesserwan, Hasan; Al Tawat, Najeeb; Jin, Guodong (Baker Hughes, a Ge company) 9:30 - 9:50

4th Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0)HALL B8:30 – 9:50

  • Predicting Formation Tops While Drilling Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques AlAbdulJabbar, Ahmad; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez (KFUPM) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Permeability Estimation from Well Log Data using a Self-Adaptive Artificial Intelligence Technique Moussa, Tamer; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez; Ali, Abdulwahab (KFUPM); Mohamed, Ibrahim (Advantek Waste Management Services) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Consequence of Graphene Oxide Nanoparticles on Heavy Oil Recovery Elshawaf, Mohamed (Suez University) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Predicting Rate of Penetration Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques AlAbdulJabbar, Ahmad; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez (KFUPM) 9:30 - 9:50

Energy Economics, HSSE and Human ResourcesHALL C8:30 – 9:50

  • Wellhead Smart Wireless Transmitters Alsaedi, Abdullah (Saudi Aramco) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Zero S/D PM Philosophy: A novel approach for Preventive Maintenance in Oil & Gas Industry for Operational Excellence KHAN, AZHAR; Al-Haddad, Abdullah; Al-Ajmi, Yousef; Al-Harbi, Abdullah (Kuwait Oil Company) 8:50 - 9:10
  • The Accelerated Development of Young Professionals in an Integrated Environment Alnahas, Mohammed; Hamam, Hassan; Sudirman, Sharizan (Saudi Aramco) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Management of the Change of Operation Classification Coding System for the Next Leap Amer, Mustafa; Contreras, William; Shehri, Ibrahim; Canlas, Joseph (Saudi Aramco) 9:30 - 9:50

Exploration and AppraisalHALL D8:30 – 9:50

  • Recommended Practices for Evaluation and Development of Shale Gas/Oil Reservoirs Over the Asset Life Cycle: Data-Driven Solutions Kennedy, Robert; Minhas, Haq () 8:30 - 8:50
  • Full Wavefield Modeling in Anisotropic Media Alshuhail, Abdulrahman; Golikov, Pavel (Saudi Aramco) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Improving Reservoir Heterogeneity Prediction and Well Placement by Acoustic Impedance Seismic Inversion Mahgoub, Mohamed; Abdelmoneim Badri, Alfredo Narino () 9:10 - 9:30
  • Substitute CRMs for Quality Control Purposes with In-House QCM Substitute CRMs for Quality Control Purposes with In-House QCM hzzazi, salem; Qamous, Abdullah (Saudi Aramco) 9:30 - 9:50

Reservoir Description & Dynamics Improved/Enhanced Oil Recovery (IOR/EOR)HALL E8:30 – 9:50

  • Locally Developed Surfactants for EOR in High Temperature High Salinity Carbonate Reservoir M, Syed; Kamal, Muhammad Shahzad (KFUPM) 8:30 - 8:50
  • Research on Oil-Water Interfacial Rheology of Chemical Flooding Systems of Zhuangxi Block in Shengli Oilfield Tie, Leilei; Yu, Meng; Zheng, Yufei; Li, Xiang; Zhang, Bo; Liu, Wenhui; Xue, Xinfang (CNOOC); Zhang, Zhonggang (PetroChina CPP, CNPC) 8:50 - 9:10
  • Screening of Surfactants and Polymers for High Temperature High Salinity Saudi Carbonate Reservoirs Shahzad, Muhammad; Sultan, Abdullah (KFUPM); Hussein, Ibnelwaleed A (Qatar University); Hussain, SM Shakil (KFUPM); Sofi, Abdulkarim (Saudi Aramco) 9:10 - 9:30
  • Application of Superheated Steam-Air Coupled with Toe-point Injection Technique for Heavy oil EOR: A Case Study in Horizontal Wellbore Hydraulics and Formation Heating Effect Feng, Naichao; Cheng, Shiqing; Yu, Haiyang; Shi, Wenyang; Qin, Jiazheng; Zhang, Jia; Sun, Fengrui (State Key Laboratory of Petroleum Resources and Prospecting, China University of Petroleum, Beijing); Du, Changhao; Liu, Xin (Liaohe Oilfield Company, China National Petroleum Corporation) 9:30 - 9:50

Thursday 26 APR, 2018

10:20 – 11:40

Reservoir Description & Dynamics Improved/Enhanced Oil Recovery (IOR/EOR)HALL A10:20 – 11:40

  • Improved Oil Recovery and Reduced the Adsorption of Guar Based Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids in the Formation Yin, Zichen (China University of Petroleum); Wang , Yanling (China University of Petroleum (East China)) 10:20 - 10:40
  • Feasibility of Steam-Air Flooding to Enhance Recovery for Multilayered Heavy Oil Reservoir Sun, Nian (Liaohe Oilfield Company) 10:40 - 11:00
  • A More Accurate Approach to Estimate the Free Gas and Adsorbed Gas in Shale Reservoir: Model, Experiments and Its Application in Yanchang Gas Field, China Feng, Dong;Li, Xiangfang (China University of Petroleum-Beijing) | Chu, Hongyang (China University of Petroleum-Beijing) | Wang, Xiangzeng (Shaanxi Yanchang Petroleum (Group) Corp) | Li, Jing (University of Calgary) | He, Minxia (China University of Petroleum-Beijing) | Liu, Qing (China University of Petroleum-Beijing) | Han, Song (China University of Petroleum-Beijing) 11:00 - 11:20
  • An Evaluation of IOR Potential for the Norne Field’s E-Segment using Low Salinity Water-flooding: A Case Study Saiful, Md (Dhofar University); Kleppe, Jon (Norwegian University of Science and Technology); Rahman, Mohammed Mahbubur (Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology); Abbassi, Fethi (Dhofar University) 11:20 - 11:40

Exploration and AppraisalHALL B10:20 – 11:40

  • Multiscale Experimental Studies on Interactions between Aqueous-based Fracturing Fluids and Tight Organic-rich Carbonate Source Rocks Liang, Feng; Zhang, Jilin; Liu, Hui-Hai (Aramco Services Company: Aramco Research Center—Houston); Bartko, Kirk (Saudi Aramco) 10:20 - 10:40
  • Post frac proppant clean out while testing Nassef, Amr; Al Basha, Hussain; Alqahtani, Nasser (NPS) 10:40 - 11:00
  • 4D SEISMIC MONITORING OF CO2-EOR PILOT IN A DESERT ENVIRONMENT: ACQUISITION, PROCESSING AND INITIAL RESULTS Smith, Robert; Bakulin, Andrey; Jervis, Mike; Hemyari, Emad; Alramadhan, Abdullah; Erickson, Kevin (Saudi Aramco) 11:00 - 11:20
  • Enhancement of challenging prestack land data for improved processing and imaging Dmitriev, Maxim; Bakulin, Andrey; Silvestrov, Ilya (Saudi Aramco) 11:20 - 11:40

Reservoir Description & Dynamics Unconventional Resources and tight gasHALL C10:20 – 11:40

  • Validation of The Generalized Scaling Curve Method for EUR prediction in Fractured Shale Oil Wells Saputra, Wardana (KAUST); Albinali, Ali (Saudi Aramco) 10:20 - 10:40
  • Temperature Impact on Adsorption Contribution to Sequestration of CO2 in Immature Shale Formations in Saudi Arabia Eliebid, Mohammed; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Al-shehri, Dhafer; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Abouelresh, Mohamed (KFUPM); Shawabkeh, Reyad (University of Jordan) 10:40 - 11:00
  • Analytical Pressure-Saturation Prediction for Two-Phase Pressure and Rate Transient Analysis in Gas Condensate Reservoirs JOHNSON, CAROLINE; JAMIOLAHMADY, MAHMOUD (HERIOT-WATT UNIVERSITY) 11:00 - 11:20
  • Quantifying and Correcting the Effect of Gas Adsorption on Pulse-Decay Permeability Measurements Mahmoud, Mohamed; Eliebid, Mohammed; Al-Yousef, Hasan; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Al-Garadi, Karem (KFUPM) 11:20 - 11:40

Production and FacilitiesHALL D10:20 – 11:40

  • Novel aspheltene inhibitors for heavy Arabian crude oil Jaber Al Jaberi; Sultan, Abdullah; Al-Mutairi, Eid; Onaizi, Sagheer; Merghani, Amer (KFUPM); Hassen, Islam (Modern National Chemical Factory) 10:20 - 10:40
  • World Slimmest Coiled Tubing Tractor for Stimulation of Extended Reach Wells Saeed, Abubaker (Saudi Aramco) 10:40 - 11:00
  • Successful Logging Operations through Y-Tool; Challenges and Lessons Learned on Restricted Completions Al Zahrani, Ahmed; Kalu-Ulu, Torty; Al Nasser, Ahmed (Saudi Aramco); Al Yami, Salem (Schlumberger) 11:00 - 11:20
  • A Novel Polymer Nanocomposite Gel Graphene Based for High Temperature Water Shutoff Applications Almohsin, Ayman; Alsharaeh, Edreese; Fathima, Arshia (Alfaisal University); Bataweel, Mohammed (Saudi Aramco) 11:20 - 11:40

Drilling and Completion (Drilling Fluid) HALL E10:20 – 11:40

  • Zero Solid Invasion Water-Based Drilling Fluid Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Jafarov, Tural; Almajed, Abdulaziz; Mahmoud, Mohamed (KFUPM) 10:20 - 10:40
  • High Density Drilling Fluids for Managed Pressure Drilling Wagle, Vikrant; Al-Yami, Abdullah; AlJubran, Mohammad; Al-Bahrani, Hussain (Saudi Aramco) 10:40 - 11:00
  • High-Performance Water-Based System Proved an Environmentally-Friendly Alternative for Time-Sensitive Shales in Saudi Arabia Sharma, Sunil; Hegazy, Mohamed; ElBatran, Ahmed; Fares, Khaled (M-I SWACO, A Schlumberger Company) 11:00 - 11:20
  • Prevention of Barite Sagging while Drilling High Pressure High Temperature Wells Basfar, Salem; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Kamal, Muhammad Shahzad; Murtaza, Mobeen (KFUPM) 11:20 - 11:40

Thursday 26 APR, 2018

12:40 – 13:40

Drilling and Completion (Formation Damage & Stimulation) HALL A12:40 – 13:40

  • Effects of Injection Parameters on Foam Rheology in Vertical Wells Sinde, Seydou (International University of Grand-Bassam) 12:40 - 13:00
  • Dynamic Fluid Pulsation: A Novel Approach to Reservoir Stimulation Improves Post-Stimulation Gains Davidson, Brett; Kolli, Koti; Spanos, Tim; Abu Akar, Ahmed (Wavefront Reservoir Technologies Ltd.); Al Omari, Mazen; Djelliout, Mohamed Amine; Sahnoun, Djilali (National Petroleum Services) 13:00 - 13:20
  • Completion Evaluation to Stimulate and Test Tight Laminated Sands AlAmeer , Musab; Uche, Ifeanyi; Camacho, Diego; Al-Otaibi, Nashi (Saudi Aramco) 13:20 - 13:40

Energy Economics, HSSE and Human Resources HALL B12:40 – 13:40

  • Creating Indigenous Technology: Utilization of Local Resources Shaikh, Umair; Khayyat, Ihab (Rawabi United Safety Services) 12:40 - 13:00
  • Well Data Transfer between Corporate Database and Vendor Database Wei, Xinwei; Amer, Mustafa; Ar Rushood, Ibrahim; Alsinan, Hadi (Saudi Aramco) 13:00 - 13:20
  • DEVELOPMENT OF AN OPERATION CRITICAL UN-BIASED COMPOSITE KPI TO MEASURE PERFORMANCE OF RADIATION PROTECTION ACTIVITIES Rehman, Aziz; Yami, Mohammed; Farea, Saeed; Mudaibegh, Isa (Saudi Aramco) 13:20 - 13:40

Production and Facilities (Flow Assurance) HALL C12:40 – 13:40

  • Evaluating the Effect of Surface Tension and Viscosity on Two-Phase Flow in Horizontal Pipes AL-Dogail, Ala; Gajbhiye, Rahul; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Elkatatny, Salaheldin (KFUPM) 12:40 - 13:00
  • Scale and Corrosion Monitoring under Real Downhole Conditions in Sour Gas Wells Chen, Tao; Chang, Frank (Saudi Aramco); Liang, Feng (Aramco Services Company); Mukhles, Amro (Saudi Aramco) 13:00 - 13:20
  • The First Application of the Reinforced Thermoplastic Pipe in a Sour Wells in Saudi Arabia Gas Filed. BinZiad, Abdullah; Subaii, Abdullah; Alshammri, Fahad; Buali, Mohammed (Saudi Aramco); ALFAZAA, JAMAL; COMIN, OTTO (petrogistix) 13:20 - 13:40

Drilling and Completion (Drilling Fluid)HALL D12:40 – 13:40

  • Application of Nanoparticles in Improving Rheological Properties of Water Based Drilling Fluids Alsaba, Mortadha; Al Fadhli, Ali (Kuwait National Petroleum Company); Marafi, Ayoub (SPE); Akbar, Ali (Kuwait Petroleum Corporation); Bander, Farah (SPE); Al Dushaishi, Mohammed (Texas A&M International) 12:40 - 13:00
  • Shale-Fluid Sensitivity for Unconventional Formation Alouhali, Raed; Al-Arfaj, Mohammed; Al-Rashead, Mohammed; Hayton, Shaun (Saudi Aramco) 13:00 - 13:20
  • Nanoparticle-based chemical treatment for preventing loss circulation Wagle, Vikrant; Kalgaonkar, Rajendra; AlYami, Abdullah (Saudi Aramco) 13:20 - 13:40

Thursday 26 APR, 2018

14:10 – 15:30

Production and Facilities HALL A14:10 – 15:30

  • Structure-Solubility Correlation for Asphaltene Deposit Removal Hamzaoui, Bilel; Al Moajil, Abdullah; Al Ghamdi, Abdulaziz (Saudi Aramco) 14:10 - 14:30
  • Removal and recovery of hydrocarbons from water using a regenerable adsorption media and uses thereof Smathers, Caleb; Jackson, Tommie; Buckwald, Russel; Gonzalo, Raul; McPherson, Ryan (ProSep) 14:30 - 14:50
  • New Insights Into Application of Special-Designed Surfactant System Maximizes the Value of Brown Field Assets ElSherbeny, Mohamed; Addagalla, Ajay; Lawal, Ishaq; El-Araby, Mohammad (Baker Hughes) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Efficiency of Selected Terpene-Based Solvents in the Dissolution of Organic Deposits AlAamri, Jamal; AlDahlan, Mohammed; AlDarweesh, Sajjad (Saudi Aramco) 15:10 - 15:30

Drilling and Completion (Optimization) HALL B14:10 – 15:30

  • Newly engineered tapered drillstring in deep and complex gas wells saves rig time and reduces operational risks Atriby, Kamal, (Schlumberger) 14:10 - 14:30
  • Trailblazing Unconventional Exploration: Out-of-the-box Solutions Result in Elimination of NPT and Faster Delivery of Challenging Unconventional Horizontal ERD Wells Sharma, sunil; Hegazy, Mohamed; ElBatran, Ahmed; Fares, Khaled (M-I SWACO, A Schlumberger Company) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Improving Deepwater Drilling Performance Using Automated Operating Parameters Generated Using Artificial Intelligence Amadi, Kingsley (Australian College of Kuwait) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Developing an Efficient Drilling System by Coupling Torque and Drag Modelling with Mechanical Specific Energy Hassan, Amjed; Al-Majed, Abdulaziz; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mahmoud, Mohamed; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez; Nader, Mahmoud (KFUPM); Abughaban, Mahmoud (Saudi Aramco); Khamis, Mohammed (king Saud university) 15:10 - 15:30

Reservoir Dynamics and DescriptionHALL C14:10 – 15:30

  • Spatial Distribution of Mechanical Properties of the Late Ordovician Glaciogenic Sandstones, SW Saudi Arabia Benaafi, Mohammed; Al-Shaibani, Abdulaziz (KFUPM) 14:10 - 14:30
  • Non-Darcy Flow in Natural Fractures AlSinan, Marwah (Saudi Aramco) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Dependence of the Breakdown Pressure Curve of Tight Sandstones Using Different Fracturing Fluids Muqtadir, Arqam; Elkatatny, Salaheldin; Mahmoud, Mohammed; Abdulraheem, Abdulazeez (KFUPM); Gomaa, Ahmed M. (BP) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Automated Identification of Optimal Deviated and Horizontal Well Targets Castineira, David; Toronyi, Roberto; Saleri, Nansen (QRI) 15:10 - 15:30

Drilling and CompletionHALL D14:10 – 15:30

  • Expandable Liner System Provides Option for Repairing Corroded, Small-Diameter Casing Allen, Matthew; Benzie, Scott; Huey, Taylor; Cooper, Charlie; Bufkin, Christopher (Mohawk Energy) 14:10 - 14:30
  • REAL-TIME MONITORING AND EVALUATION OF ACTUAL VS. SIMULATED TORQUE AND DRAG IN DEVIATED, LONG LATERAL, OPEN-HOLE GAS WELLS ATEF, AHMAD; Duran, Roberto; Kadura, Ahmad; Vega, Roberto () 14:30 - 14:50
  • Synthesis and Experimental Investigation of Novel CNT-Polymer Nanocomposite to Enhance Borehole Stability at High Temperature Drilling Applications Mudaser, Hafiz; Kamal, Muhammad Shahzad; A. Al-Harthi, Mamdouh; Elkatatny, Salaheldin Mahmoud; Murtaza, Mobeen (KFUPM) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Waste Cooking Oil- A Potential Source of Raw Material for Localization of Green Products Development AMANULLAH, MD, Saudi Aramco 15:10 - 15:30

Reservoir Description & Dynamics Improved/Enhanced Oil Recovery (IOR/EOR)HALL E14:10 – 15:30

  • Effect of N2 on CO2-Foam Assisted Enhanced Oil Recovery in Sandstone Reservoir Gajbhiye, Rahul; Hassan, Mohamed (KFUPM) 14:10 - 14:30
  • Predicting the optimum concentration of partially hydrolyzed polyacrylamide polymer in brine solutions for better oil recovery, experimental study. Khamis, Mohammed; Omer, Omer; Kinawy, Mostafa (King Saud University) 14:30 - 14:50
  • Investigation of Heavy Oil Recovery Using Sequential Viscoelastic Surfactant and Chelating Agent Solutions as EOR Fluid for HTHS Conditions Carbonate Reservoirs Nasir, Aneeq; Sultan, Abdullah S.; Kamal, Muhammad Shahzad (KFUPM) 14:50 - 15:10
  • Continuous Flow Synthesis of Petroleum Sulfonates from Crude Oil and Formulation into NanoSurfactants for Cost Efficient Chemical EOR Alzobaidi, Shehab; Gizzatov, Ayrat (Aramco Services Company); Abdel-Fattah, Amr; Mashat, Afnan (Saudi Aramco) 15:10 - 15:30