O&G Techweek 2018

Get ready for the Oil & Gas TechWeek 2018, the largest event on technology for the Oil and Gas industry to be held in Brazil. The second edition of the conference will take place from September 24th to 27th, alongside Rio Oil & Gas 2018, in Rio de Janeiro, and will showcase the latest technological innovation around the world.

The Oil & Gas TechWeek 2018 will unveil the megatrends that will pave the segment´s future, as well as discuss the greatest technologies and innovation that will reset our industry.

During the 4 days of the event, we will address the perspectives of the market new technologies.

• What are the opportunities and challenges?
• Which are the main trends?
• Which are the effects and expectations of its applications?

There will be discussions about hot topics for the industry, such as the Internet of Things, Big Data, Analytics, Nanotechnology, Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, Cyber Security, Drones and more.

Oil & Gas TechWekk 2018, to be held alongside Rio Oil & Gas, reedits the concept launched in 2016, when, in addition to having an exhibition area, the participants also indicates a specialist to give a presentation in the central arena.




EXPO: 12pm – 8pm

CONFERENCE: 9am – 6:30pm











More than 20 speeches and case studies, and national and international speakers. The agenda is categorized into four big topics: Academy Tech, Tech Case, Tech Challenge e Tech Talks.

Check out the full agenda for the four days of hot topics about innovation and technology focused on the oil and gas industry!

Academy Tech

The way the academic community sheds light to our industry through researches.

Tech Case

Innovation and Technology are the fuel that feeds the energy industry: get to know cases of success.

Start_up Pitch

Oil and gas companies showcasing their technology challenges and needs.

Tech Talks

How will technological trends will influence the way we live and work.


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How can you join us?

O&G TechWeek will happen alongside Rio Oil & Gas 2018, and that´s why you need to register as a visitor at this event – it´s free. Don´t miss it out.


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For this edition, Oil and Gas TechWeek will count on an exhibition area where the companies will be able to demonstrate their latest innovative technologies. All of the sponsors will have an area like this one.


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Do you want to showcase your brand and innovations in the industry´s most technological debate? Join the companies that have already confirmed their presence.

Get to know the sponsorship opportunities


All the sponsors will also have an exhibition area at O&G TechWeek.


The Event´s History

The Oil and Gas market breaks innovation barriers every year in Brazil and in the world. In this challenging and stimulating scenario, IBP launches a pioneering event in Brazil, focused on future technologies for the oil and gas industry: the O&G TechWeek. The second edition of the event will be held alongside Rio Oil & Gas, the largest event of the industry in Latin America.
Inspired by the success of the 2016 Rio Oil & Gas Technology Arena and by other world’s leading technology events, the O&G TechWeek creates the ideal environment to disclosure the industry’s revolutionary technologies in the world and the megatrends that will shape the future. Come and discuss also public policies, share ideas, enhance your professional network, connecting with tomorrow.
Check out some highlights of the 2017 edition.


Check out the names that will speak at O&G Techweek 2018.

Wellington Lordelo

Wellington Lordelo

Solution Marketing e Business Development Marketing Manager



Wellington Lordelo leads Solution Marketing and Business Development at Equinix in Brazil, with + 10 years of experience in the global IT and Telecom market and currently Business Interconnection specialist. Currently, he pioneers activities in Digital Transformation projects through Interconnection via Business Ecosystems and Digital Business Platforms. It is responsible for promoting the creation of Interconnection as a market category in Brazil. He previously worked in the areas of Product Marketing and Product Management, having worked in Datacenter, Cloud Computing, Multi-Cloud, IoT and Edge Computing training and projects.

Estrella Jara Galán

Estrella Jara Galán

Head of Product Portfolio for Oil & Gas



Estrella Jara is Head of Product Portfolio for Oil & Gas within Indra, being responsible for the development of proprietary solutions related to the digitalization of the environmental surveillance. Before joining Indra, Estrella worked for BP for 13 years in Madrid and London, holding different positions in Downstream and BP Alternative Energy in Technology Strategy and Planning. Estrella holds an MSc in Mining Engineering, specialized in Energy and Fuels, and an AMP (Advanced Management Program) from the IESE Business School.

Filson Lee

Filson Lee




Formado em eletrônica pelo CEFET-RJ, especializou-se no desenvolvimento de hardware, firmware e software para sistemas automáticos de teste, incluindo analise de sinais, processamento de imagem, controle de movimento e técnicas de inspeção por ultrassom pulso-eco e phased array. Atualmente trabalha na Simex e desenvolve um projeto de PD&I ANP com a Repsol Sinopec Brasil na área de sistemas robóticos de inspeção de tanques móveis e estacionários, secos ou em serviço.

Sean O’Hare

Sean O’Hare

Principal Application Scientist


BIOVIA Dassault Systèmes

Dr. O’Hare tem sido o líder técnico para várias das maiores contas de petróleo e gás da BIOVIA há mais de 10 anos e traz uma vasta experiência de fluxos de trabalho de laboratório e sistemas de informática para esses clientes. O Dr. O’Hare iniciou sua carreira em software trabalhando com os primeiros adeptos dos notebooks eletrônicos de laboratório e sistemas de experimentação de alto rendimento. Desde então, ele trabalhou com parceiros de longa data para desenvolver e expandir suas estratégias de digitalização.

Jim Critchfield

Jim Critchfield

Licensing Technology Manager



Jim Critchfield is currently the Licensing Technology Manager for Shell Gas Processing in the Americas, and Shell’s Subject Matter Expert for Amine Treating. Due to his current role Jim has the responsibility to developed and conducts Shell’s internal Master Class on Amine Treating for future Gas Processing experts in Shell. He has a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, where his dissertation was on accelerated reaction rates in formulated gas treating solvents.


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