Program Schedule

APPEA 2020 is postponed

 

 


 

The APPEA 2020 Conference Program will drive in-depth discussion and debate for the industry and its leaders with the theme – Energy for a better Australia. International experts and Australian industry leaders will provide up-to-date analysis, case studies and technical know-how on the big issues facing our industry. Politicians, executives and analysts will discuss the policy concerns confronting us. Combined with an array of business networking events, APPEA 2020 is the place to form new partnerships and strengthen existing  ones.

New for 2020 is the APPEA Panel Series   3 sessions within the Technical and Business Program that will deliver free flowing discussion and debate on a current, relevant topic that is crucial for our industry. Subjects and line ups will be rolled out from March onwards.

APPEA’s keynote speaker program, boasting over 20 international and national industry leaders, stakeholders and global influencers, will be rolled out from March 2020.

 


PDF program last updated: 28 February 2020.

Please note the most up-to-date version of the program is noted in the body of this web page below

Click the sessions below to expand and see further information. Plenary speaker information will be linked in late February 2020. * Depicts the presenter if not the lead author.

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Tuesday
19 May
7:30 am 5:00 pm
Conference registration
7:30 am 8:20 am
Presenters' Breakfast

By Invitation Only

In recognition of the valuable contribution to the conference program, all presenters are invited to this breakfast. A great opportunity to meet fellow presenters and gain a valuable technical & audio visual briefing prior to presenting.

8:00 am 6:00 pm
APPEA 2020 Technical and Business Poster Presentations open

Take time to view over 50 poster presentations from leading authors in the oil and gas, advisory and education sector displayed in the exhibition hall.

View the current poster presentation listing

8:00 am 6:00 pm
APPEA 2020 Exhibition

Meet with the industry’s leading explorers, producers and suppliers in this one-stop-shop exhibition of the best the Australian and international oil and gas industry has to offer. The Exhibition will provide an exceptional opportunity to view the latest technologies and the newest advances in the oil and gas industry.

View the current exhibitor listing

Information on becoming an exhibitor…

8:00 am 6:00 pm
KPMG Meeting Zone

Make sure you secure time for that crucial meeting with your key clients. The KPMG Meeting Zone – an ideal place to meet for an hour, with two private meeting zones.

Further information…

8:30 am 10:15 am
PLENARY SESSION 1: Energy for a Better Australia
10:15 am 11:00 am
Morning Tea in the Exhibition Hall

Take the opportunity to network, view the poster display and peruse the exhibition whilst enjoying morning tea in the Exhibition Hall.

Sponsorship available…

11:00 am 12:30 pm
PLENARY SESSION 2: Energy Leaders’ Panel - An open conversation about our energy future
12:30 pm 2:00 pm
Networking Lunch in the Exhibition Hall

All delegates are invited to enjoy lunch in the exhibition halls as you explore the exhibits that represent the leading producers and suppliers in the oil and gas industry.

Sponsorship available…

12:30 pm 2:00 pm
APPEA Members' Lunch

By Invitation Only – Unique Member Benefit

Senior representatives from the full industry supply chain take the opportunity to discuss the opportunities and challenges of the oil and gas business in this exclusive luncheon for APPEA member companies

1:00 pm 2:00 pm
Hot Topics Discussion in the EY Collaboration Centre

Join EY specialists, APPEA representatives & conference speakers to discuss a number industry ‘hot topics’. A great opportunity to connect with oil & gas professionals with similar interests.

Further information…

2:00 pm 3:15 pm
TECHNICAL AND BUSINESS PROGRAM SESSIONS 1-4
CONCURRENT SESSION 1: Innovative geoscience
CONCURRENT SESSION 2: Operational, production and design innovation
CONCURRENT SESSION 3: Decommissioning — new endings and new beginnings
CONCURRENT SESSION 4: Digitisation and technology
3:15 pm 3:45 pm
Afternoon Tea in the Exhibition Hall

Enjoy a cuppa and refreshments whilst making some new contacts, viewing the poster displays and the many exhibitors at APPEA 2020.

Sponsorship available…

3:45 pm 5:00 pm
TECHNICAL AND BUSINESS PROGRAM SESSIONS 5–9
CONCURRENT SESSION 5: Cooper Basin — Australia’s premier onshore basin keeps on delivering
CONCURRENT SESSION 6: The future with digital oilfields
CONCURRENT SESSION 7: Collaboration — we’re better together
CONCURRENT SESSION 8: People and technology — driving innovation
CONCURRENT SESSION 9: APPEA Panel Series
5:00 pm 6:00 pm
Happy Hour in the Exhibition Hall

Time to network and debrief on the current topics and key discussions of the day. Don’t miss the Happy Hour sponsor Yokogawa bring alive APPEA Boulevard with their dynamic ‘breaking of the saki’ to celebrate Day 1 drawing to a close.

Further information…

6:00 pm
Evening Free

Take the opportunity as an oil and gas supplier to host your clients in the vibrant city of Perth. As a delegate – accept the invitations from suppliers and clients or from fellow delegates to expand your networks or reinforce current partnerships.

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