U3 Explore BP - AI and Geosciences May 2021
A round table discussion prepared by U3 Explore for the BP geophysical community of practice. The selected topic for moderated discussion - AI and Geosciences. This virtual event was recorded on May 5th of 2021.
Katya is one of the founders of Actus Veritas Geoscience, PetroXP Alliance, and U3 Explore. She has more than 30 years of experience in the Petroleum Industry. Katya is a uniquely qualified professional with experience in geoscience, geospatial analysis, design, and implementation of specialized technical assessments and technologies in the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry. Katya managed geographically spread teams responsible for delivering global projects. She developed and coordinated implementations of technology roadmaps for subsurface multidisciplinary teams across multiple locations.
Kevin’s 37 years of experience in technical leadership and SME roles has resulted in a deep integrated understanding of exploration, development and project oversight in deepwater petroleum systems in the Gulf of Mexico, North Sea & West Africa. He has also worked extensively in the Middle East & Australasia. As a Divisional and Corporate Chief Geologist he developed significant experience in integrated project assurance, & individual and team development. He has developed/delivered short- and long-form courses for industry in Play-Based Exploration and Integrated Project Development.
Co-founder of Actus Veritas Geoscience, PetroXP Alliance, U3 Explore, and industrial advisor for code t3. Geophysicist experienced in international O&G opportunity assessment & risk evaluation. Delivering multi-scale G&G integration. A Team player and a problem-solver oriented to increase efficiency, drive cost reduction, and deliver technology implementations. Highly skilled in business intelligence for new ventures, data analytics, GIS mapping, design thinking, implementation of digital transformation, and able to lead organizations to a sustainable change.
Scotty Salamoff is a geophysicist QA Engineer for Bluware Corp. He specializes in the design, implementation, and integration of geoscience-specific neural network and machine learning solutions to deliver data-supported rapid-turnaround interpretations. In addition to his skills with Machine Learning and Data Science, Scotty is an experienced play validation and evaluation specialist with worldwide basin exposure. Scotty is an accomplished classroom instructor, public speaker, and author.
Globally experienced and motivated Geophysicist more than 25 yrs. experience in the oil & gas industry. Expert in Quantitative Interpretation and Pore Pressure. Skillful in geophysical exploration, application of statistics in the classification of geological facies, lithology type and hydrocarbons fluid content. Adept at collaborating with and managing geoscientist personnel ensuring a multi-disciplinary approach to all aspects of reservoir development to establish, promote and execute affordable and target-oriented exploratory and production projects in the petroleum industry.