ptc Operator Round Tables

Operator Round Tables

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All participating pipeline operators at ptc 2024 are invited to take part in this free informal in-person exchange of experiences on different topics on Thursday, 11 April 2024 in the afternoon. The meeting will only involve pipeline operators and no technology and service providers.

Timing: Thursday, 11 April 2024, 14:00-16:00.

 

Operator Round Table #1: ILI Tools

Moderator: Dirk Strack, Senior Advisor, EITEP Institute, Germany

Location: to be announced

This round table talk will bring together pipeline operators from different countries and industries to discuss the latest trends and challenges in ILI technology. Participants will discuss the latest technological developments, best practices for selecting and deploying these tools effectively, and data analytics. The discussion will cover regulatory compliance, cost-effective strategies, and real-world case studies to illustrate the practical benefits of different solutions on the market. The round table talk will be moderated by an expert in the field, who will lead the participants in a lively and informative exchange of ideas.

Operator Round Table #2: Illegal Tapping

Moderator: Michael W. Cech, Head of Pipeline JV’s and Shipping, OMV Refining & Marketing, Austria

Location: to be announced

This round table talk will bring together pipeline operators from different countries to discuss the latest trends and challenges in illegal tapping detection and prevention. Participants will share insights into the latest developments, innovative technologies, and best practices for preventing and combating illegal tapping. Latest figures show, that the threat does not go away and needs constant attention. We will also discuss the legal and regulatory frameworks in place to address this issue, as well as the importance of cooperation and information sharing among industry players and law enforcement agencies. The discussion will be moderated by an expert in the field, who will lead the participants in a lively and informative exchange of ideas.

 

You could register your interest to join our round tables during the registration process.