International: "Statoil 360" - Speaker Luncheon with Dr. Helge Haldorsen

Speaker: Helge Hove Haldorsen, Ph.D.
Speaker Helge Hove Haldorsen, Ph.D.
Dr. Helge Hove Haldorsen currently holds the positions of VP Strategy & Portfolio and Mexico Country Manager for Statoil Development and Production North America in Houston. He has an MSc in Petroleum Engineering from The Norwegian Institute of Technology in Trondheim and a Ph.D. in Reservoir Engineering from the University ...

Dr. Helge Hove Haldorsen currently holds the positions of VP Strategy & Portfolio and Mexico Country Manager for Statoil Development and Production North America in Houston. He has an MSc in Petroleum Engineering from The Norwegian Institute of Technology in Trondheim and a Ph.D. in Reservoir Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. 


Dr. Haldorsen was a Second Lieutenant in The Royal Norwegian Navy and held various positions within reservoir engineering at Esso Exploration Norway in Stavanger, Sohio Petroleum Company in San Francisco and Anchorage and The British Petroleum Company in London. He joined Hydro in 1987 and held a number of key management positions with the company: Chief Reservoir Engineer, VP Exploration & Research and President E&P International. 


After the acquisition of the Houston-based independent ‘Spinnaker’ by Hydro in 2005, Helge served as the President until the merger with Statoil in October 2007. He has served on the Society of Petroleum Engineer's (SPE) Board of Directors for 3 years and he has been an SPE Distinguished Lecturer. He is the author of many technical papers and articles and has been a Professor of Industrial Mathematics at the University of Oslo as well as a lecturer at Stanford University. Helge is currently a member of the Cockrell School of Engineering Advisory Board at The University of Texas at Austin and a member of the OTC Board of Directors. He was recently elected to be the 2015 SPE President.

Full Description

The International Study Group is honored to host Dr. Helge Hove Haldorsen at this December 12th Speaker Luncheon. In his presentation, Dr. Haldorsen will discuss the role of leadership, technology and innovation at Statoil, followed by a brief discussion of the global energy outlook. He will present the ambition and strategy of Statoil covering its 2013 status, it’s impressive recent exploration deliveries, and how an average recovery factor of 50% was achieved on the NCS, the current project development portfolio. He will close with a more granular presentation of Statoil in North America: Deepwater Gulf of Mexico, unconventionals (Marcellus, Eagle Ford, and Bakken) and Canada (Oil Sands and East Coast Canada offshore).

Organizer SPE-GCS International Study Group
The International Study Group's mission is to provide a forum for the Houston area SPE membership to share information on business practices and considerations, projects, and technological applications significant to the worldwide oil and gas industry. The ISG will collaborate with other Gulf Coast Section study groups to ensure maximum ...

The International Study Group's mission is to provide a forum for the Houston area SPE membership to share information on business practices and considerations, projects, and technological applications significant to the worldwide oil and gas industry. The ISG will collaborate with other Gulf Coast Section study groups to ensure maximum value to the section, which is located in one of the leading international centers for the industry.


For additional information regarding this event, please contact:


SPE-GCS ISG Arrangements Chair: Terry Thoem at 832-722-4161 or tlt72@flash.net


or


SPE-GCS ISG Programs Chair: Mark Sokolow at 281-286-9749 or mark@mtsokolow-attorney.com

Full Description

When?

Thu, Dec. 12, 2013
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. America/Chicago

How Much?

A $5 donation for the SPE-GCS Scholarship Fund has automatically been added to the registration fee. Use OptOut in the Discount Code field if you do not wish to donate at this time.
Event has ended

Where?

The Petroleum Club of Houston
800 Bell Street, 43rd floor
Houston, TX 77002
USA

Refund Policy: You must notify the SPE-GCS office of your intent to cancel at least 24 hours prior to the event date to receive a refund. For all refund inquiries, email spe-gcs@spe.org. View our Terms & Conditions for more information.