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Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA

Leveraging Big Data and Data Science in Upstream Oil and Gas Industry

Satyam Priyadarshy (Halliburton)
1:30pm–1:50pm Wednesday, 02/18/2015
Data-Driven Business Day
Location: LL20 A.
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A paradigm shift is on and needed going forward to create more value, avoid risks and for finding innovative solutions for some of the top challenges in the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry. Leveraging Big Data and ensemble of data science techniques combined with the domain expertise is the need for the time and be prepared for the future. The Emerging Technology Devices (including IOTs, Sensors, etc.) are going to be playing a significant role in this vertical. In this talk, I will discuss the current status of Big Data Leverage and how some of the persistent challenges of the industry can be addressed through Big Data.

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Satyam Priyadarshy


Dr. Priyadarshy is the Chief Data Scientist at Halliburton. He is also the founder of ReIgnite Strategy, an advisory company to CXOs. Dr. Priyadarshy was the VP Data Science at Acxiom. Prior to that he was Managing Director of RKR Group, a boutique consulting firm, specializing in Data Science and Technology Strategy. Before that he was the co-founder and CTO of Enformed. He has held various leadership positions at Network Solutions, AOL, etc. He is an author of over 30 research papers and articles and speaker at many conferences.