Speakers in London

Presentations were given by the following speakers at the Open General Meetings on Thursday, 13 and Friday, 14 September:

Leadership and Challenge of the Sur de Texas Project
Robert Jones, President,
TransCanada Mexico, www.transcanada.com

Robert Jones is president for Transcanada in Mexico. In this role, Mr. Jones oversees the commercial and organisational requirements of the company's Mexico-based operations. Addionnally, he is responsible for the organisation and execution of business development opportunities across natural gas pipelines and storage facilities, liquid hydrocarbon pipelines and terminals, and power generation and transmission facilities

Approaching the Smart Pipeline
Daniele Ripari, Telecommunication Engineer Lead
SAIPEM S.p.a, www.saipem.com

Daniele Ripari has been working for Saipem since August 2000 and has gained significant experience in engineering, procurement and construction of telecommunication and security systems for onshore oil & gas plants, including intensive fieldwork.

The Archaeology of the Thames Tideway Tunnel
Jack Russell,
Archaeology Lead
Tideway, www.tideway.london

Jack Russell is currently the Archaeology Lead for Tideway. He has been an archaeologist for 25 years and has been involved with numerous terrestrial and marine archaeological projects, mostly in the UK but also in Bermuda, the USA, Germany, France and Libya.

Dynamic Risk Assessment - Getting to the Point Risk Perception in Pipeline Industry
Jose M. de la Torre, Senior Corporate H&S Manager
Trans Adriatic Pipeline, www.tap-ag.com 

Jose de la Torre is a QHSE professional with more than 15 years' experience in a variety of industries including consulting, pharmaceuticals and oil & gas. He has expertise in organisational design and the implementation of HSE Management functions in an international environment.

Trends in Global Upstream, Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Energy
Jonathan Green, Executive Director, Business Development & Strategy
IMAP Global Sàrl, www.imap.com.au


Jonathan Green is a founding Executive Director of IMAP Global, an international portfolio management consultancy. He has 35 years' experience in the oil business, including head of an international strategy consulting practice; exploration new venture manager; and competitive intelligence manager.

South Caucasus Pipeline Expansion (SCPX) Project
Namik Aliyev, Project Coordinator
SOCAR Midstream Operations, www.socarmidstream.az

Namik Aliyev has worked for 20 years in the pipeline industry, in project management, strategic planning and business development. He was responsible for the Cat B and Cat C projects within the Shah Deniz - 2 FFD and is currently Project Coordinator of the SCPX. 

Lessons Learned from Mega Pipeline Projects
Dr. Saltuk Duzyol, CEO
TANAP Natural Gas, www.tanap.com

Saltuk Düzyol has 25 years' experience in various industries comprising lube oil, defense, telecommunications, oil & gas, power generation, distribution and trading. He has worked for diverse public and private sector organisations in Turkey and abroad including Petrol Ofisi Inc. (POAS), Undersecretariat for Defense Industries, Construcciones Aeronauticas S.A. (Spain), Information and Communication Technologies Authority, BOTAS, KOLIN and finally TANAP.