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    Digital Technology Primer for E&P Professionals - (Remote Instructor-Led Series)

    This course is intended for everyone desiring to understand Digital Technologies and their impact on business and the E&P industry.

    It will give an understanding of Digital Technology to PetroTechnical, SoftwareTechnical and Functional Professionals who wish to understand how "Digitalization" has becoming a necessity in industry in general, and within the E&P industry in particular. The course will give a high level overview of the impact of Digital Technology today on business and industry, and focus on current and forecasted impact on the E&P industry, including an overview of the Digital Technologies themselves. This is followed by a deep dive into a number of digital technologies, illustrating their development, application to industry in general, E&P industry in particular, and examples thereof.

    Please note that this course is delivered remotely over 4 days, with 4 hours of live instructor teaching each day.


    • Course Introduction
    • Business impact of digital technology in general industry, including a review of Industry 4.0, the digital transformation and industry disruption

    Digital Technology Overview

    • Cloud Computing, HPC and Cloud Security
    • Data Science and Analytics
    • Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning
    • IOT and IIOT
    • Automation and Robotics
    • Drones, UAV and AUVs
    • Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality
    • 3D Printing, Blockchain and Wearables

    Digital Readiness

    • Digital Technology applications in the E&P industry
    • Digital 'readiness' of your company and the tools and resources available to assess this
    • Review of the next steps needed to continue along your digital journey

    This course is intended for everyone desiring to understand Digital Technology, impact on business and industry, with a specific focus on the upstream E&P industry.

    • The impact of digitilization and digital transformation on business and industry as a whole.
    • Basic concepts around cloud computing, cloud security, data science and machine learning, IIOT, virtual reality, automation, and robotics.
    • Applications of digital technology to solve problems and inefficiencies in the E&P industry.

    There are no pre-requisites for this course.

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