GM at Chevron confirmed as keynote speaker for Reuters Events annual Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference 2020

Posted by Louis Fentener


HOUSTON, January 29, 2020 – Upstream Intelligence – part of Reuters Events - announced the keynote speaker confirmed for their Data Driven Drilling and Production Conference. Bringing her definitive 2020 vision for upstream oil & gas' digital makeover, Chicovia Scott, GM of Digital Innovation & Acceleration at Chevron, is confirmed to deliver the opening presentation and discuss how upstream is set to navigate the next decade.  

The event will bring together over 750 industry leaders, 70+ expert speakers, and 50+ exhibitors to a central global meeting place in Houston, Texas for DDDP 2020.  

Those taking to the stage, to publicly share lessons learned, insights and project updates include:

  • Chicovia Scott, GM Digital Innovation & Acceleration, Chevron
  • Johan Krebbers, GM Emerging Digital Tech & VP IT Innovation, Shell
  • Ramy Eid, Head of E&P Digital, Repsol
  • Xiaojun Huang, Senior Digital Advisor, ExxonMobil
  • James Jones, Director SPE DUPTS, SPE & Occidental Petroleum
  • Anupam Singh, Investment Director, Venture Capital, Saudi Aramco EV
  • Farzad Sunavala, Development Operations Analyst, Chevron
  • Matt Isbell, Drilling Optimization Advisor, Hess


“We are delighted to unveil Chicovia Scott as the keynote for 2020, spearheading an unmissable line-up of fellow speakers. DDDP is renowned for bringing the most senior data-driven upstream executives across North America under one roof. With the digital oilfield set to surge over the next decade, it is vital that industry comes together to translate market size into market opportunity; the conference provides a unique global meeting place in which to do this” Jade Waters, US Project Director, Upstream Intelligence.

Upstream Intelligence is now part of Reuters Events, after its parent company FC Business Intelligence was acquired as part of the Reuters news and media division of Thomson Reuters earlier this month.

View the event website for more details

Download the 2020 Event Brochure directly to your inbox here.

For more information about the Data Driven Drilling & Production Conference (16 – 17 June, Houston, TX) please visit the website: or get in touch at .


Jade Waters

Director – Global Projects

Upstream Intelligence by Reuters Events

Direct: +44 (0) 20 7375 7520
US Toll Free: 1-855-372-7500  x7520



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