LR will be leading discussions and debate at this year’s OTC Houston in Texas with a series of technical presentations and papers to help oil and gas companies in the Gulf of Mexico and beyond, discover a range of innovations and technology to support US industry as companies tackle the opportunities and challenges of the next 50 years.
The leading global established oil and gas for business event, which will be opening its doors from 30 April to 3 May 2018, brings together industry leaders for four days of world-class discussions and commentary from major brands embracing and developing cutting edge oil and gas technologies.
OTC Houston is expected to attract more than 70,000 dedicated oil and gas visitors.
“Being amongst the key US and global leading experts at this event to consider the role of technology and innovation is increasing collaboration and engagement in the oil and gas industry and across its supply chain,” says Jason Knights, Head of Media Relations for LR’s Energy business.
“We are delighted to have been invited to participate in OTC Houston again this year and we are focused on new technologies and innovation to continue to add value to the many thousands of clients that we serve in the US and worldwide.”
Technology and the digital economy are developing at breakneck speed, and disrupting the world of business. Digitalization in the oil and gas sector could be worth between $1.6 to $2.5 trillion for the industry, its customers and wider society over the next decade. Peter Richards, VP of Marketing and Communications at LR highlights: “It’s clear that there is significant benefit and value to be gained from managing risk though technology. The reality is that the oil and gas and energy sectors are changing and risk in the current world can be enhanced using new technology and data to enable risk reduced and more sustainable environments for our businesses.”
LR’s micro sessions forms part of a series of top-level insights at OTC Houston. Keynotes, interactive panel discussions and solution-based case studies are provided by LR teams throughout the year with a focus on learning and building partnerships in the emerging energy technology space. OTC Houston is no exception as it will explore the innovations that are set to be disrupted the most by new technology in offshore exploration, onshore energy production, and manufacturing and shipping, plus much more.
Energy innovation and technology development is a key area of focus for LR across upstream, downstream and refining sectors. Its participation is a testament to how the company progresses its thought leadership within the industry.
You can find out more about our presence at 2018 OTC Houston located at the NRG Park, Texas – 30 April to 3 May here.