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

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ADIPEC Awards Dinner & Ceremony
Monday 11 November
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
Abu Dhabi, UAE

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The ADIPEC Awards (Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference Awards) is an opportunity for organisations and individuals from around the world to gain recognition as being amongst the best in class across the oil and gas industry.

From highlighting achievements across the industry’s response to global economic and technological trends to the benchmarking of successes in social contribution and community empowerment, and the honouring of workplace diversity and young professionals for their contribution to the industry, the ADIPEC Awards is one of the industry’s most prestigious accolades that recognises companies for their outstanding contribution to the future of the industry.

The Awards Jury Members and I are very proud to support the ADIPEC Awards 2019, which highlight the oil and gas industry response to global economic and technological trends. We are looking forward to announcing the Finalists for 2019 and in return reward the industry’s best in class organisations and individuals.

Fatema Al Nuaimi

Chief Executive Officer, ADNOC LNG
Awards Chair 2019

ENGAGE

The ADIPEC Awards support collaboration to address the common challenges facing the global oil and gas industry.

INSPIRE

The ADIPEC Awards winners inspire the global energy community to provide the leadership and direction necessary to navigate Oil & Gas 4.0.

INFLUENCE

The ADIPEC Awards showcase ‘industry firsts’ which become global benchmarks for excellence in Oil and Gas.

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2020 ADIPEC Awards Categories

BREAKTHROUGH TECHNOLOGICAL PROJECT OF THE YEAR

The Breakthrough Research of the Year Award aims to reflect the importance of scientific research and innovation, promoting a better use of energy sources and encouraging a new generation of researchers to achieve success in their work. This award seeks to highlight research applicable to the oil and gas value chain enabling the industry to transition in managing the environment, harnessing technology and drive the efficiency and safety agendas critical to the industry.

BREAKTHROUGH RESEARCH OF THE YEAR

Breakthrough Technological Project of the Year recognises an innovative technology project; product or service (non-digital technical) implemented or tested, that harnesses the power of an ever-expanding range of transformational new technologies. This award will recognise the year’s best new innovative technological development made within upstream, midstream or downstream sectors with the power to become a game changer or disrupter in the industry. This award not only seeks to emphasise technological innovation, but also how technology is enabling the industry to become increasingly efficient, helping reduce costs and grapple with the challenges of environmental pressures.

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION PROJECT OF THE YEAR

Digital Transformation is defined as the application of new technologies that radically changes processes, customer experience and value. Digital Transformation enables organisations to become Digital-Native Enterprises that support innovation and digital disruption. Digital Transformation leverages third platform technologies such as cloud, mobile, big data, and social, coupled with organisational, operational, and business model innovations to create new ways of operating and growing businesses. The Digital Transformation Project of the Year Award will recognise the importance of digitalisation within the oil and gas industry and honours the achievements of organisations that have successfully digitalised one or multiple areas of their business through the application of digital and disruptive technologies. This award is open to all projects, including upstream, mid-stream or downstream, that have successfully incorporated/implemented digitalisation that is innovative, value enhancing and has a noteworthy return on investment.

SOCIAL CONTRIBUTION AND LOCAL CONTENT PROJECT OF THE YEAR

Social contribution and local-content initiatives in oil and gas producing countries have become a key priority of host governments and industry players alike, as a means of maximising the benefits to be gained from their petroleum industries through creating employment, developing local skills and capacity, transferring know-how, collaborating with local suppliers and subcontractors and enhancing local entrepreneurship. The Social Contribution and Local Content Project of the Year Award will recognise the unique contribution and efforts made by the oil and gas industry across all parts of the industry value chain for the betterment of the wider community and environment, thus the local upliftment it provided.

OIL AND GAS INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Inclusive workplaces, gender and ethnic diversity, equal pay and diversity of thought amongst others will shape a diverse and inclusive oil and gas industry for the future. The Oil and Gas Inclusion and Diversity Company of the Year Award has been developed to recognise a company for their contribution in promoting, delivering and embedding inclusion and diversity into their business strategy creating an equal, diverse and inclusive environment for all in their organisation.

YOUNG TECHNICAL PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR

Young Technical Professional of the Year Award will recognise a young technical professional who has shown the ability to become a key contributor to the future development of the industry and who has strong potential to reach senior management level.

SOLUTION TO CLIMATE CHANGE COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Governments and businesses around the world are mobilising large-scale efforts to advance climate protection agendas, driving the change in the oil and gas industry to reduce its emissions while simultaneously being challenged to meet the increased need for energy. The Solutions to Climate Change Company of the Year Award aims to recognise the oil and gas company of the year that has made significant progress in reducing its footprint in terms of carbon emissions and water consumption. This award is open to oil and gas companies showing commitment and vision to reduce carbon footprint and to improve water security by creating and deploying future-oriented initiatives across all parts of the oil and gas industry value chain.

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

This award seeks to recognise a visionary individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the development of the oil and gas industry in the course of their career for a consistent and prolonged period of engagement, winning widespread recognition and respect on the global stage.

OIL AND GAS START-UP COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Oil and gas start-ups play a vital role in pushing the boundaries in the sector by tackling pressing business challenges typically faced by corporations across the globe with a new lens. However, start-ups still face challenges inhibiting them from scaling up businesses and securing mass production in a timely manner. This award aims at recognising the oil and gas start-up working on innovative projects with the greatest potential to reshape the industry based on innovation, business model and impact of its products and services.

OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE COMPANY OF THE YEAR

The current market landscape has driven the entire industry to re-evaluate its operations. Ability to quickly adapt strategies and operations to the evolving industry challenges will help stabilise businesses in the current cost-conscious environment and stay competitive in the long run. The Operational Excellence award recognises the oil and gas company operating with high excellence standards, enabling it to manoeuvre challenging times by adapting the supply chain and overcoming disruptive conditions through operational resilience.

Why Submit an Entry?

Benefits you gain as an entry applicant on becoming a finalist:

  • External benchmark of your achievements

    The impartial and expert ADIPEC Awards Jury undergo a rigorous, transparent judging process to declare your achievements worthy of becoming shortlisted.

  • Rise to the top of the industry

    The ADIPEC Awards will position your project and teams at the forefront of the changing industry, supporting the differentiation of your business proposition and competitor advantage.

  • Connect with industry leaders

    Join the 650 awards ceremony guests who include Ministers, Global CEOs, Industry Influencers, Jury Members and Finalists, for a powerful networking opportunity in a celebratory atmosphere.

  • Marketing Exposure

    Receive international publicity and acclaim across the world's media, the ADIPEC universe and our wider network of marketing partners.

  • Team affirmation

    ADIPEC Awards allows teams to receive international acclaim and respect from peers.

Judging Procedure

The judging of entries consists of a thorough and transparent three-tier process.

  1. Evaluation by technical specialists: The Technical Committee ensure submission standards are met and review entries against each criteria point.
  2. Evaluation by industry specialists: The ADIPEC Awards Jury independently evaluate the top submissions in each category.
  3. Voting Procedure: The ADIPEC Awards Jury meets in person to deliberate and vote for the winner in each category. The winners will be revealed at the ADIPEC Awards Ceremony on Monday 11 November 2019 at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

The 2019 ADIPEC Awards Jury

ADIPEC AWARDS TECHNICAL COMMITTEE 2019

The ADIPEC Awards 2018 Winners

BREAKTHROUGH TECHNOLOGICAL PROJECT OF THE YEAR

Winner 

  • 8 Rivers, NET Power, McDermott, Exelon

Clean Energy Production Technology, A Low-Cost Cornerstone for a Climate Friendly O&G Industry

BREAKTHROUGH RESEARCH OF THE YEAR

Winner 

  • Saudi Aramco

Saudi Aramco Research Project Of The Detection Of Corrosion Under Insulation (DCUI)

OUTSTANDING PROJECT OF THE YEAR FOR DRIVING PERFORMANCE AND EFFICIENCY

Winner 

  • Saudi Aramco

World’s first 3D Dispersed Source Array Seismic Acquisition

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION PROJECT OF THE YEAR

Winner 

  • BP Oman

Transforming the Khazzan Giant Gas Field: Machine Learning to Optimise Production

SOCIAL CONTRIBUTION AND IN-COUNTRY VALUE PROJECT OF THE YEAR

Winner 

  • Mubadala Petroleum

Innovative school and community development and empowerment program in Thailand

YOUNG ADIPEC ENGINEER OF THE YEAR

Winner 

  • Saudi Aramco

Shamael Al-Shuhail

Awards 2019 Media Partners