Dec. 5, 2013


Description

Tom Tilton, Vice President of Research and Engineering and Chief Technology Officer, Weatherford International will speak to leading a services company’s research, development and engineering functions. Tom will discuss how Weatherford identifies and implements new technology development programs, the role of a services company versus an operating company in new technology development, lessons learned from leading a multi-national scientific / engineering organization and how he sees the increasing role of technology in the oil field. His talk will be followed by a question and answer session.


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Speaker Mr. Tom Tilton
Tom Tilton is Vice President of Research and Engineering and Chief Technology Officer for Weatherford International. He leads an international technology organization that provides solutions to challenges in the exploration and production of oil and gas resources globally. Tom graduated from the University of Houston in 1976 with a B. …

Tom Tilton is Vice President of Research and Engineering and Chief Technology Officer for Weatherford International. He leads an international technology organization that provides solutions to challenges in the exploration and production of oil and gas resources globally.


Tom graduated from the University of Houston in 1976 with a B. S. degree in Mechanical Engineering.  He is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and is a board member of the R&D Technical Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers. He serves as a board member of ITF, a global technology facilitator company based in the U.K.  Tom is a member and former chairman of the Engineering Leadership Board at the University of Houston. Tom is a registered professional engineer in the state of Texas, and holds 29 patents in drilling, well construction, completion, and production.


 

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Organizer

Skip Davis

Skip Davis, Chair R&D Study Group, skdavis@technologyintermediaries.com


Date and Time

Thu, Dec. 5, 2013

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
(GMT-0500) America/Chicago

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Location

Norris Conference Center – Westchase

9990 Richmond Ave., South Bldg., Ste. 102
Houston, Texas 77042



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