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Topics

Under the theme ‘Taking Geoscience Beyond the Conventional’, the GEO 2014 conference will address the following topics:

1. Engaging Future Generations

  • The Talent Crisis and Strategies to Engage the “Gaming Generation”
  • Improved Utilisation of Existing Staff and Methods to Accelerate the Development of Geologists Geophysicists
  • Major Forces Impacting the Global Competition for Talent
  • Partnerships with Academia

2. Reservoir Characterisation

  • New Approaches to Reservoir Characterisation and Modeling
  • Advancements in Geostatistical Methods
  • Recovering and Identifying By-passed Hydrocarbons and Reservoir Compartments
  • Developments in Reservoir Modeling
  • Fluid Identification
  • Reservoir Quality Prediction
  • Rock Properties, Rock Typing
  • Reservoir Quality and Outcrop Analogues
  • Naturally Fractured Reservoirs
  • Low Matrix Porosity Reservoirs
  • Identifying and Recovering (EOR)
  • Case Studies

3. Advances in Seismic

  • Near Surface Challenges
  • Multi-Component Seismic
  • Seismic Attributes – Move to 3
  • Simultaneous Seismic Data Acquisition
  • Passive and Microseismic
  • Thin Reservoir Detection – Move to 3
  • Seismic Acquisition
  • Processing and Imaging
  • Quantitative Seismic Interpretation
  • Seismic Inversion
  • VSP & Well Bore Seismic
  • 4D Seismic/Time Lapse

4. Advances in Non Seismic Technologies

  • Joint Inversion
  • Gravity and Magnetics
  • Electro Magnetics

5. Integration and Next Generation Technologies

  • Remote Sensing
  • Multidisciplinary Studies
  • Data Management & Integration
  • Geosteering
  • Reservoir Monitoring
  • GIS Systems
  • Real Time Visualisation (Advanced)
  • Real-time Decision Making
  • Accelerating the Transfer from R&D to Production

6. Petrophysics

  • Lab Core Studies
  • Rock Properties, Rock Typing
  • Core to Log Calibration
  • Reducing Uncertainty of Hydrocarbon Saturation
  • LWD – Logging While Drilling
  • Fracture Identification and Analysis
  • Borehole Imaging
  • Low Resistivity Pay
  • Upscaling

7. Geological Studies and Basin Modeling

  • Advances in Organic Chemistry
  • Basin Modeling
  • Petroleum Systems Analysis
  • Models for Developed Fields
  • Middle East: Tertiary, Mesozoic, Paleozoic Hydrocarbon Systems
  • Middle East: Salt Exploration Plays
  • Regional Geology of the Middle East
  • Recent Depositional Systems
  • Middle East Source Rock Systems
  • Tectonic History
  • Sequence Stratigraphic Studies

8. Exploration & Production

  • New Exploration Concepts
  • Risk and Portfolio Management in Exploration
  • New Discoveries in the Middle East
  • Breakthroughs in Reservoir Prediction
  • Managing HP/HT Reservoirs
  • Stratigraphic Traps
  • Correlating Non-Fossiliferous Beds
  • Analogues
  • Carbonate and Clastic
  • Stratigraphic Tools and Techniques
  • New Geochemical Techniques

9. Harvesting Unconventional and Challenging Resources

  • Tight Gas Reservoirs
  • Heavy Oil
  • Oil Shale
  • Coal Bed Methane
  • Basin Centered Gas (Deep Gas)
  • Fractured Shale
  • Shale Gas
  • Fractured Basement
  • Shale Oil
  • Tight Oil Reservoirs
  • Sour Gas

10. Roles and Responsibilities of Geoscience in the Environment and Safety

  • CO2 Sequestration
  • Waste Disposal
  • Water Disposal and Acquisition
  • Hazardous Waste
  • H2S
  • Shallow Drilling Hazards
  • Pore Pressure Prediction
  • Modern Marine Environments
  • Well Tests and Flaring

11. Rift Basin Exploration

  • Subsalt Imaging
  • Structural Controls
  • Outcrops to Subsurface
  • Red Sea Drilling
  • Red Sea Hydrocarbon Plays
  • Rift Basin Analogues

12. Rock Physics

  • Digital Rock Physics
  • Carbonate Rock Physics
  • Unconventional Rock Physics
  • Mechanical Rock Properties

13. Integrated Case Studies

 

 

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