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DNV Technology Week 2023

Technology Week 2016

in Partnership with MARIN Floating Energy Research Week

The 21st Annual DNV Technology Week will take place November 13 - 16, 2023, in partnership with MARIN Floating Energy Research Week.

 

Sessions during DNV's Technology Week will cover the latest innovations, technical developments and regulatory changes influencing the future of Maritime and Energy, led by DNV's industry experts. Here is your opportunity to engage with technical experts sharing their in-depth knowledge and experience, as well as expand your professional network.

 

DNV Technology Week will take place in alignment with MARIN Floating Energy Research Week, making it easy to maximize your time. 



Industry Innovation Day

Get an overview of a big variety of innovations from your industry competitors & other stakeholders. Presented by our DNV Customers.


View the FER JIP Week full agenda click here


About DNV

DNV is an independent assurance and risk management provider, operating in more than 100 countries, with the purpose of safeguarding life, property, and the environment. As a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful organizations, we help seize opportunities and tackle the risks arising from global transformations. We use our broad experience and deep expertise to advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry standards, and inspire and invent solutions.

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Piotr Szalewski
Piotr Szalewski

Sr. Principal Engineer - Manager, Houston Approval Center

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Graeme AE Pirie
Graeme AE Pirie

Vice President, Energy Systems North America

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Where:

Katy, Texas

DNV, 1400 Ravello Drive, Katy, TX 77449

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The 21st Annual DNV Technology Week will take place November 13 - 16, 2023, in partnership with MARIN Floating Energy Research Week.

 

Sessions during DNV's Technology Week will cover the latest innovations, technical developments and regulatory changes influencing the future of Maritime and Energy, led by DNV's industry experts. Here is your opportunity to engage with technical experts sharing their in-depth knowledge and experience, as well as expand your professional network.

 

DNV Technology Week will take place in alignment with MARIN Floating Energy Research Week, making it easy to maximize your time. 



Industry Innovation Day

Get an overview of a big variety of innovations from your industry competitors & other stakeholders. Presented by our DNV Customers.


View the FER JIP Week full agenda click here


About DNV

DNV is an independent assurance and risk management provider, operating in more than 100 countries, with the purpose of safeguarding life, property, and the environment. As a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful organizations, we help seize opportunities and tackle the risks arising from global transformations. We use our broad experience and deep expertise to advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry standards, and inspire and invent solutions.

Agenda

Event Sessions

Day 1 

Monday, 13 November - DNV sessions

08:00 - 16:30  

Grab & Go Breakfast Serving

Session title:

Energy Transition Outlook (ETO)

DNV’s independent forecast of the world’s energy system to 2050. Join us to find out what will be the most likely future, considering the developments that we expect to happen.

Presented by:

Pedram Fanailoo

Low Carbon Segment Leader - North America, DNV

Session title:

Maritime Decarbonization - State of Play


Get updated on the current state of maritime GHG regulations and the latest development on low carbon fuels and technologies. How can the industry meet the decarbonization targets – what are the challenges .

Main Content:​​

  • Status on IMO and EU GHG regulation – what is on the horizon beyond 2025
  • Status on alternative fuel and carbon-neutral fuels and technology
  • Maritime Forecast to 2050 – what are the scenarios to meet the goals​
  • Examples of novel solutions and innovations​

Panel discussion from 11:30 - 12:30 on enabling technology and decarbonization strategies

Participants: - Anastasija Kuprijanova, Director, Maritime Business Development, Amogy
- Edoardo Panziera, CEO and Founder, Ionada
- Kyle Pemberton, Engineering Manager, SEACOR Marine
- Eduardo Rodrigues, Principal Engineer, DNV Maritime Advisory

Moderator: Jan Hagen Andersen, Regional Decarbonization Director, DNV Maritime

Presented by:

Jan Hagen Andersen

Regional Decarbonization Director, DNV Maritime

Richard Tao

Business Development, DNV Maritime Advisory​

Session title:

Maritime Energy Cybersecurity​


We’ll explore the impacts of cybersecurity threats for off-shore energy projects to include wind and oil & gas. Our panel will discuss policy implications, technical controls, and workforce education concepts to give you a well-rounded view of security designed to increase your overall cyber maturity level.​

Main Content:

  • Presentation: Cybersecurity for Off-Shore Energy​
  • Panel: ​​Implementing Maritime Cybersecurity Best Practices​

Presented by:

Adam DiPetrillo

Senior Cybersecurity Consultant, Energy Systems NA, DNV​

Brian Long

Senior Cybersecurity Consultant, Energy Systems NA, DNV​

Marisa Pierce

Principal Cybersecurity Risk Consultant, Energy Systems NA, DNV​

Session title:

Green hydrogen and its derivatives: Progress, promises and pitfalls


Join us for an overview of the hydrogen value chain. Insight to the process and economic and environmental feasibility considerations for production and conversion of hydrogen.​

Main content:​​

  • Hydrogen – Overview of production, transport / storage / transmission and end uses / derivatives​
  • Understand the economic and environmental feasibility of hydrogen conversion and decarbonization (Process modeling, techno economic analysis, life cycle analysis) ​​

Presented by:

Cynthia Spitzenberger

Principal Consultant, DNV​​

Shadi Darvish

Principal Consultant, DNV

Sudhanya Banerjee

Senior Consultant, DNV​​

Session title:

Offshore Wind


Gain insight and knowledge of the lessons learned during the transportation and installation activities of offshore windfarm developments and how DNV-ST-N001 Marine operations and marine warranty is being applied. ​

Main Content:

  • Alpha Factors for the Northeast USA wind lease areas
  • Feeder barging operations
  • Moorings – quayside and offshore
  • Offshore wind market, technology, profitability and challenges
  • Technology qualifications and cost reductions

Presented by:

Debrin Saaijenga

Principal Enginer, Noble Denton marine services, DNV​

Mike Roberts

Sr. Principal Engineer, Noble Denton Marine Services, DNV​

Hans-Erik Berge

Business Lead, Moorings Systems and Offshore Wind, Technology Centre’s Northern Europe, DNV

Gustav Heiberg

Head of Section, Structural Integrity Advisory, DNV

Session title:

ESG and Climate Change


Gain fresh insights on the business implications of ESG and Climate Change Trends for the Offshore and Maritime Sectors and how DNV can help you manage this complex and evolving area.​

Main Content:​

  • Overview ESG and Climate Change Trends​
  • ESG in Maritime Sector​ Dealing with the uncertainty of climate change​

Presented by:

Carol Liffman

Director of Risk Advisory, Energy Services North America, DNV​

Richard Tao

Business Development Leader, Maritime Advisory Americas, DNV​

Vijay Raghunathan

Principal Consultant, Energy Systems North America, DNV​

Day 2 

Tuesday, November 14 - Mooring Integrity User Group meeting

 

Day 3 

Wednesday, 15 November - Floating Energy Research Forum

 

Day 4 

Thursday, 16 November- DNV Sessions

8:00 - 16:00  

Breakfast Grab & Go Serving

Session title:

Life Extension of Floating Offshore Assets- U.S. GoM​


Gain insight knowledge of Life Extension practices in the US Gulf of Mexico, regulatory requirements and developments as it pertains to floating production units. ​

Main Content:​

  • Regulatory Update (Floaters, topsides and Riser systems) in US GoM
  • Recent Developments and application for life extension​ 
  • Showcase Gulf of Mexico Life Extension​

Presented by:

Aravind Nair

Principal Engineer/ Deputy Head of Section Offshore Verification, DNV

BSEE

Session title:

Industry Innovation Day


Get an overview of a big variety of innovations from your industry competitors & other stakeholders. Presented by our DNV Customers. 

Main Content:​


Throughout the day we will have 20 minute sessions where customers will highlight their newest innovations. This session is driven by YOU with both the opportunity to provide content and to ask questions to the presenters. ​


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Presented by:

Meindert van Mierlo

Head of Section - CMC Survey, DNV

Graeme Pirie

Business Development Manager, DNV

Session title:

North America Regulatory Schemes – New Developments​


Gain insight and knowledge of regulatory schemes in North America​ US (LNG), Canada (LNG), Mexico (Production Facilities)​

Main Content:​

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  • Overview of each regulatory schemes​
  • Efficient execution approach​
  • Lessons learnt from recent projects​

Presented by:

Swarna Ganivada

Principal Engineer, Regulatory Coordinator​, DNV

David McKay

Project Director, DNV

Piotr Szalewski

Houston Approval Center Manager, DNV

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is this event ideal for?
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This event is ideal for engineering firms, ship owners/managers, offshore O&G and offshore wind contractors, offshore energy companies, flag administrations, shipyards, pipeline gas operators, midstream customers, engineers, EPCs, gas distribution & transmission companies.
Why should I attend?
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Market players are challenged to find the tools needed to help navigate the energy transition, alternative fuels, international regulations, and financial requirements. DNV has a long history of supporting customers to adapt for decarbonization goals. We have expertise across the entire energy value chain with an expansive understanding of the evolving technologies and insight into the pressures customers are facing. This event will present the most relevant topics to explore guidelines, tools, and strategies to help you adapt to the transforming energy landscape.
Do I need to attend the entire event?
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No, we have a full event, multi-day and single-day event admission tickets available. You can view our session schedule here and pick the admission ticket that works best for you. 
Are there any hotel accommodations available for the event?
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There are a number of hotels located near the DNV Katy office. We do not have any event hotel packages or discounts included in the event. Below is a list of hotels nearest the facilities.

Where to stay

Hampton Inn - Suites Houston I-10 West Park Row TX

Marriott Houston Energy Corridor

Best Western Premier Energy Corridor

Courtyard Houston Katy Mills

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Houston West - Katy M

Residence Inn Houston Katy Mills

SpringHill Suites Houston Katy Mills

Which of these hotels have shuttles that can take us to the venue every day?
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Please check with your hotel to see if they provide a shuttle service. We do not have any shuttle service offered with the event.
Is parking free for the event?
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Yes, there are no charges for parking. You may park in the available spaces outside of our Katy Office located at 1400 Ravello Dr, Houston TX 77449. Please observe all posted parking signs and restrictions.
What are your COVID Safety Guidelines?
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DNV takes COVID-19 safety seriously. We follow all CDC recommendations aligning with state and city guidelines. We ask that attendees take appropriate precautions to stop the spread of COVID by following all state, city, and CDC recommendations. Please be sure to check prior to the event for any changes related to COVID precautions as we will keep this page up to date with changes.
Do we need to pay for food at the event?
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No, each ticket includes breakfast, lunch and snack grab & go servings for each ticket day purchased. No additional ticket purchases are required.
Do your sessions offer certificates of attendance for PDHs?
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While not all sessions will provide a certificate of attendance, many of our sessions will provide a certificate of attendance for the event. Be sure to sign in at each session to ensure you receive your certificates. Certificates will be sent to the email on your registration after the event. Please allow up to 30 days for receipt of certificates.
Will sessions be recorded?
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No, this is a live event only and there will be no recordings available for these sessions.
Is there a virtual ticket option?
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No, this is a live event and there is no option to attend virtually.