Oil, Gas & Mines Africa Conference

Date
9 - 11 May
Location
Nairobi, Kenya
Registration
Closed
Call for papers
Closed

9th May 2017
11:00 - 12:00 Opening Ceremony by the Minister of Oil & Gas in Kenya
12:00 - 14:00 Lunch & poster session
14:00 - 15:00 Technical Mining session
15:00 - 15:15 Coffee break
15:15 - 16:15 Mining Panel 
                       1. Case study: Tanzania Mining Sector
                       2. Investment & Finance
                       3. Policy & Legislation
                       4. Coal by Methane
                       5. Climate Change, Environment
                       6. Raising infrastructure development in East Africa Region; Impact on the mining industry
                       7. Top risk for mining sector 2017
                       8. Which commodities are expected to be top performers for 2017 and why/how does this present
                            growth opportunity for East Africa's Mining sector?

10th May 2017
09:00 - 09:05 Opening
09:05 - 09:25 
Petroleum prospectivity of offshore Lamu basin, Kenya:  Davie Walu Fracture Zone
09:25 - 09:45 Development of Waxy Oil within East Africa Based on Decision Tree Evaluation
09:45 - 10:05 Tectonics of the Triassic-Jurassic Mandawa Basin of Coastal Tanzania - Implication for Gondwana Rifting
                       and Drifting
10:05 - 10:35 Using Seismic Attributes for Reservoir Characterization
10:35 - 10:45 Discussion
10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 - 11:35 Airborne Gravity for Mining and Oil and Gas Exploration
11:35 - 11:55 Optimizing Well Locations in Green Fields Using Fast Marching Method - Optimize Well Locations
                        for Millions of Cells Usin
11:55 - 12:15 Multi-property mapping with airborne geophysics as part of geological mapping projects.
12:15 - 12:35 Hydrocarbon Dominated Cluster - A Gateway for Regional Development
12:35 - 12:55 Integrating Oil and Gas Production Activities with Nature
12:55 - 13:05 Discussion
13:05 - 14:35 Lunch Break
14:35 - 14:55 The Usage of Unconventional Tools in Formation Evaluation
14:55 - 15:15 Reflection of processes of non-equilibrium and two-phase filtration in oil-saturated
                       plastic hierarchic medium
15:15 - 15:35 Characterization of Laterally Varying Fractures, Represented as a Nonwelded interface from
                       Seismic Reflection Response
15:35 - 15:55 Simulation of Asphaltene Deposition During CO2 Flooding - Phase Behavior Calculations, Simulation
                       of Asphaltene Precipita
15:55 - 16:05 Discussion
16:05 - 16:15 Wrap-up
16:15              End

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