Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of The United Arab Emirates


Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates

9-12 NOVEMBER 2020
Supported by

2019 Sponsor

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Enabling safer, smarter operations for a sustainable world

As global demand for energy and chemicals continues to grow, Oil, Gas & Chemical companies are faced with increasing output with greater efficiency, while lowering their environmental footprint. Operational Excellence encompasses a broader set of goals.

ABB helps Oil, Gas & Chemicals companies reduce energy consumption, emissions and waste while increasing the health, safety and security of their workforce and facilities. Our digitalization and automation solutions - and collaborative approach - enable greater efficiencies while maximizing operational excellence. We help you optimize resources, drive down risk and increase profitability while maximizing your energy efficiency.

Speaking at ADIPEC 2019



President, Industrial Automation Business, Member of the Group Executive Committee


Digital transformation is broader than just technology and requires strong strategic partnerships, access to specialist skillsets, agile teaming and a fail fast culture

In this sessions panellist discuss how digital transformation is broader than technology; importance of strategic partnerships; access to specialist skill sets; agile teaming and a fail fast culture to enable powerful digital ecosystems that are radically reshaping the oil and gas industry. Panellists also discuss actions taken and some of the lessons learnt in building new partnerships when implementing strategies to digitally transform their business.

Other Panelists

  • Alan Nelson, CTO, ADNOC
  • Mike Train, President Emerson and Chairman, Emerson Automation Solutions
  • Andre Luyckx, Vice President, Digital Transformation, ExxonMobil
  • Dr Sami Alnuaim, President, SPE 2019
  • Mark A. McCollum, President and CEO, Weatherford

Moderator: Richard Holsman, Accenture Digital Lead for Resources, Accenture


How is the impact of climate change affecting operations in the energy industry?

Energy industries play a crucial role in enabling the world’s response to climate change. Renewable energy sources and capture technology, for example, offer great promise long-term, but need more time and sustained investment to drive down cost, prove reliable and be broadly practical.