Energy Symposium

May 5 | Westin Memorial City | Houston, Texas

Transform, Innovate, & Accelerate throughout the Energy Transition.

The future of energy is now, from drone-enabled asset management, AR/VR-based computer vision with AI/ML insights, and robotics deployment in workflow automation, to real-time emissions monitoring. The energy transition and the pace of innovation in the energy sector is accelerating. Join us for the AWS Energy Symposium, a premiere conference designed for executives, professionals, and technical leaders and builders across the energy and utilities industry seeking new strategies to accelerate their energy transition.

The Future of Energy

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General Sessions | Azalea Ballroom

7:00 AM - 8:15 AM Registration and Continetal Breakfast
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM Opening Remarks Howard Gefen, General Manager, Energy & Utilities, AWS
8:30 AM - 9:15 AM Keynote: Reinventing EnergyArthur Hanna, Senior Advisor to the World Energy Council
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM Panel Discussion: Designing Your Organization for Digital Transformation and SustainabilityModerator: Arno van den Haak, Head WW Business Development Energy, AWS Panelists: Bill Rothe, VP, Information Technology, Hilcorp | Brandon Brown, VP and CTO, Laredo Petroleum | Naveen Pandrangi, GM Refining and Midstream Digital Business Systems, Phillips 66
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Energy SecurityRaoul LeBlanc, VP North American Unconventionals, S&P Global
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM Coffee at the AWS Partner Showcase
10:50 AM - 11:35 AM Panel Discussion: Energy Transition and Sustainability Across The Energy & Utilities Value Chain Moderator: Rolf Gibbels, Head WW Power & Utilities, AWS Panelists: Matt Pawlowski, Executive Director Business Management and Regulatory Affairs, NextEra | Steve Deskevich, Executive VP Products, GE Digital David Rabley, Energy Transition and Sustainability Global Lead for Energy, Accenture
11:35 AM - 12:00 PM AWS Energy Solutions and Innovation Roadmap Sid Bhattacharya, Head of Solutions, AWS
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Luncheon and Panel Discussion: Women Reinventing EnergyModerator: Nadia Bollinger, Partner Solutions Architecture Senior Manager, Energy AWSPanelists: Sarah Queen, Director of Digital Value Engineering, Halliburton | Jennifer Rayburn, Managing Director, Slalom | Keisha Garcia, VP Digital Foundations Programmes, BP | Morgan Bowling, Industry Principal – Oil & Gas, Seeq
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM Coffee & Dessert at the AWS Partner Showcase

Breakout Sessions | 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Transform Your Core Operations
Culture Of Innovation
Accelerate Your Energy Transition
Empower Secure Operations
Technical Workshop
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM How BP Transformed Their Upstream Operations With a Move to the CloudBP | ENERGYSYS Case Study: Learn how CNX is increasing plunger lift production and scalability while reducing methane emissions AWS | AMBYINT How Does the Cloud Accelerate the Energy Transition?AWS Understanding and Addressing Operational Technology Cybersecurity Risks to Accelerate Digital TransformationDRAGOS Collecting and Analyzing IoT DataAWS
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM Machine Learning, Satellite Imagery, and Threat Detection: How TC Energy and Slalom Are Building the Next Generation of Remote Monitoring Capabilities TC ENERGY | SLALOM Leveraging the Power of EDM and Appstream to Push the Master Energy Data to Prism VDRS&P GLOBAL The Digitization of Renewable Energy Operations POWERFACTORS Managed Detection and Response Service to Secure Industrial IoT SIEMENS ENERGY
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Increase Reliability and Transform Electric Grid With AWSISO – NEW ENGLAND ECOPETROL | ACCENTURE Historian and Data Strategy Modernization HILCORP | EMBASSY of THINGS | AWS BPX Energy Achieves a 10X Faster Understanding of the Subsurface Faulting by Partnering With Halliburton and AWS BPX | HALLIBURTON Offshore Inspections with Amphibious Drones Controlled from the Cloud
4:15 PM to 6:00 PM Closing Remarks and Networking Event

Luncheon Host


Reception Host

Competency Partner Showcase