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PESA QLD: Technical Luncheon, 21st November – Brian Boulmay

Thursday, 21 November, 2019 @ 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Free

Guest Speaker: Brian Boulmay, Global Integration Director, BP

As BP’s Global Integration Director, Brian Boulmay has spent the past four years building a sustainable organisational capability for geospatial data and analytics in BP Upstream, with a focus on people, process and technology. Leading the company to a one-stop shop for geospatial information, reporting and analytics, Brian has brought BP’s OneMap platform to life, demonstrating a consistent vision for technical advancements, business action and community outreach across the company’s international arms. In addition to his primary role Brian also serves as an Upstream Technical Advisor for the business. In BP, the Technical Advisors provide deep expertise in a specific field which is critical to the future success of BP’s business and the role gives them the license to use this expertise to proactively support, challenge and coach, as well as to steer the development of solutions that shape BP’s global business. Behind this business and essential to the continual growth of these numbers is a digital transformation strategy enabling more sustainable operations, better managed expenses, and the uncovering of new products and services for customers around the world. Becoming the award-winning, digital energy company that BP is today required an overhaul of the organisation’s location intelligence capabilities. Central to BP’s transformation was the modernisation of the company’s core Geographic Information System (GIS). Brian Boulmay has over 19 years experience in the geographic information science & technology field focused mostly in the energy sector with a diverse background across BP, Shell, Esri, OpenSpirit, & Devon. He has spent most of his career working geospatial technology planning, business process and integration workflows and geospatial data management challenges. In his current role as Global Integration Director, Brian has spent the past 3 years building a sustainable organizational capability around geospatial data & analytics for BP Upstream focused on people, process and technology

This month, PESA QLD have teamed up with the Esri Australia to bring to Brisbane, international guest speaker Mr Brian Boulmay from BP.  Brian is BP’s Global Integration Director, and will be delivering a presentation entitled “BP’s Geospatial Transformation.”
Brian will detail a case history of BP’s transition towards a digital data repository, a platform for hosting geospatial information and exploration data.  Brian’s vision challenged technical advocates to inspire innovation from within the organisation.

As technology marches on, explorers small and large are racing to catch up to implement digital technologies into their everyday workflows.  If you are asking yourself “What does ‘Big Data’ mean for us?” or if you’d like to get an insight in how a supermajor like BP handles their vast datasets, then this presentation is for you.


This technical lunch is kindly sponsored by Esri Australia.


The Technical Lunch will be held at the Brisbane Hilton Hotel, in the “Victoria’s Room” with access from the Hilton Main Foyer on level 6.
For detailed directions, see explanation below.
Please note the Early Bird ticket pricing cutoff times described below.

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Victoria’s Room, Access from Level 6. (Detailed directions below)
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Presentation Abstract:

For over 150 years, BP’s American arm has supplied the energy fuelling America’s growth. Now contributing $85 billion to the U.S. economy sourced from more than a dozen wind farms across eight states. BP US sits at the forefront of America’s oil and gas producers and refiners, as well as being one of the largest operators of renewable energy amongst its peers.
Behind this business and essential to the continual growth of these numbers is a digital transformation strategy enabling more sustainable operations, better managed expenses, and the uncovering of new products and services for customers around the world. Becoming the award-winning, digital energy company that BP is today required an overhaul of the organisation’s location intelligence capabilities. Central to BP’s transformation was the modernisation of the company’s core Geographic Information System (GIS).
Leading what has been globally recognised as one of the most important transformation projects ever undertaken by a petroleum company was BP’s Global Integration Director – Brian Boulmay.
Brian Boulmay, who also holds the position of BP’s Upstream Technical Advisor – a role allowing him to steer the development of solutions that shape the company’s global business – is an accomplished public speaker having presented to petroleum, GIS, and c-suite audiences across the globe.

 

Tickets for the Technical Luncheon can be purchased below.

Please be advised of the early bird cutoff date.
Early bird pricing will remain available up until Wednesday 13th November, 5:00 PM after which, standard pricing will come into effect.

Early Bird Ticket Price Standard Ticket Price
PESA Members – $55
Non-Members – $75
Student / Retired Members – $30
PESA Members – $75
Non-Members – $95
Student / Retired Members – $30

Registrants may elect to book a ‘Talk Only’ ticket below.  Chairs will be made available at the back of the room for members wishing to attend the presentation.
Talk Only tickets are free of charge, however, no refreshments or lunch is included.

 

Victoria’s Room can be accessed by two means.  Detailed directions are below:
1) Entry from Queen Street Mall
Enter the lifts located just to the left of Mick O’Malley’s Irish Pub, and take the lifts to Level 6.  Once you exit the lifts, Victoria’s Room is immediately to the left.
2) Entry from Elizabeth Street
Enter the foyer located on 190 Elizabeth Street, and take the lifts to level 6 (Main Foyer).  Victoria’s Room is located in the back of the main foyer towards the right as you walk past Vintaged Restaurant.


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Details

Date:
Thursday, 21 November, 2019
Time:
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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    Hilton Brisbane City
    190 Elizabeth Street
    Brisbane QLD, Brisbane 4000 Australia

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