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Kick off your OMAE2019 experience at the Opening Ceremony on Monday, June 10th which will feature keynote presentations from an influential group of industry executives.

Welcome Remarks
Professor Sir Jim McDonald
Principal of the University of Strathclyde

Lord Provost Eva Bolander
Lord Provost, City of Glasgow


David Dickson
Vice President, Safety & Operational Risk
Global Operations at BP

Tile: Advancing a Lower Carbon Future

Bas Buchner
President at Marin

Title: Blue Oceans: Offshore Research for Future Maritime Challenges


Xiaozhi (Christina) Wang PhD
Vice President, Global Marine
American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)

Panel Topic: Offshore Digital


Professor Kjetil Skaugset, PhD
Chief Researcher Upstream and Downstream Technology
Equinor Expert Centre, Equinor ASA

Title: Digitalization — Changing the way to provide energy

Frederic Dabe
Digital Transformation Director
SBM Offshore

Title: The exciting journey to deliver an As-Built Digital Twin