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Events 2017

Events related to The National IOR Centre of Norway this year.

Note: You will also find PDF files of presentations held by representatives from the Centre here.

Tjodhallen, IOR NORWAY 2017

November
8. OG21 Forum, Oslo.

October
4. Board Meeting
17.–18. Reservoir & Production Management – NPF – IOR-Sim presentation by Research Director Aksel Hiorth
17.–19. OPM Introduction course for members of The National IOR Centre of Norway/OPM Meeting, Bergen

September
7.–8. Mid-term evaluation of the IOR-Centre: Preparation for site visit. Presentations by theme leaders Aksel Hiorth and Randi Valestrand. Presentation by Centre Director Merete Vadla Madland.
11.–14. SIAM GS 2017: Presentations by Rolf Lorentzen, Xiaodong Luo, Tuhin Bhakta and Randi Valestrand, Xiaodong Luo, Tuhin Bhakta, Morten Jakobsen and Geir Nævdal, Yuqing Chang and Andreas S. Stordal, Birane Kane, Robert Kloefkorn and Christoph Gersbacher, Anna Kvashchuk, Robert Klöfkorn and Florin A. Radu, Trine S. Mykkeltvedt, Knut-Andreas Lie and Xavier Raynaud.
19. Mid-term evaluation of the IOR-Centre: Site visit
20. Forskningsdagene: Merete Vadla Madland participates in a debate about oil, environmentally friendly energy and «the green change»
23. Forskningsdagene: The Centre has a stand at Forskningstorget, Domkirkeplassen

August
23. NPD visited the Centre, presentation by Merete Vadla Madland and Aksel Hiorth: R & D Highlights and the way forward

June
6. Board meeting
8. IEA-GOT Mature Fields, Trondheim, presentation by Merete Vadla Madland and Aksel Hiorth: The IOR Technology Toolbox – Key Solutions for Reservoir Mapping and Upscaling
15. Centre director Merete Vadla Madland attended her first board meeting in OG21
18. BSc student Jan Inge Nygård (supervised by Centre postdoc Pål Østebø Andersen) attends the SPWLA annual syposium student paper competition with this presentation.
22. Centre director Merete Vadla Madland attended a meeting in the resource group for energy (Næringsforeningen i Stavanger-regionen)
19. General Assembly
26. Release party: Core scale/sector scale simulator

May
10. Lunch and Learn – Pål Østebø Andersen, postdoc at The National IOR Centre of Norway: «Capillary End Effects during Core Flooding – Analytical Solutions and Capillary Numbers accounting for Saturation»
22.–24. Visit to Wintershall, Germany – presentations by Ingebret Fjelde (NIOR Core plug preparation procedures and NIOR Wettability Estimation by Oil Adsorption), Tor Bjørnstad, Jan Ludvig Vinningland, Arne Stavland, Merete Vadla Madland, Aksel Hiorth and Randi Valestrand

April
4. IEA GOT visited the National IOR Centre of Norway
19. PhD presentation seminar at The National IOR Centre of Norway
24.–27. IOR NORWAY 2017 in collaboration with EAGE
25. Official opening of IOR NORWAY 2017 – Speech held by Centre Director Merete Vadla Madland and EAGE Chair Ann Muggeridge

March
6. Board meeting
9. TNO Workshop: Mature Fields in the North Sea: Searching for Synergies
16. PhD presentation seminar at The National IOR Centre of Norway
27.–31. SPE OKC Oil & Gas Symposium – Presentation by PhD student Mario Silva

February
1. Næringsforeningen: The Energy Year 2017
14. FORCE Seminar: Smartwater EOR for NCS
15. Technical Committee meeting
16. PhD presentation seminar at The National IOR Centre of Norway
21. Visit from the Minister of Petroleum and Energy
23. Lunch and Learn – Lesley James, Associate professor and Chevron Chair in Petroleum Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial University. Topic: Wettability Alteration Why & How
28. «Wetting of the pore surface by the fluid flowing through it» presentation by prof. Paul G. Papatzacos, IMN

January
20. Eni Norge Reservoir Seminar – Presentation by PhD student Oddbjørn Nødland
26. PhD presentation seminar at The National IOR Centre of Norway

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