Emerging Digitalization technologies into the oil and gas and its impact and performance

Behzad Elahifar

Associate Professor at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Session Description
Behzad Elahifar, an esteemed Associate Professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) specializing in Geoscience and Petroleum Engineering. With nearly two decades of industry experience, he has held diverse roles ranging from drilling expert to Project Manager. Currently focusing on Digitalization and Automation in drilling operations, as well as Planning and Optimization in Plug and Abandonment, Behzad is at the forefront of transformative research. In this blog we explore his groundbreaking strategies and insights into integrating emerging digitalization technologies into the oil and gas industry and understanding their impact on performance.

Behzad Elahifar, a prominent figure in the oil and gas industry, brings a wealth of expertise and insights to the forefront of the ongoing digital transformation in drilling operations. With an extensive background in leveraging cutting-edge technologies, Elahifar is poised to share his views on the pivotal role of the Wired Drill Pipe (WDP) as a core tool in this transformative journey. His perspective is expected to shed light on how real-time data transmission through WDP facilitates enhanced communication, thereby optimizing decision-making processes and elevating operational efficiency. Elahifar is likely to emphasize the impact of integrating Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Digital Twin technologies, providing a glimpse into the future of drilling operations. His views are anticipated to reflect the industry’s trajectory toward smarter, safer, and more sustainable drilling practices, driven by the synergy of innovative technologies.
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