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OTC Brazil 2023 an event organized b IBP and OTC

  • 24 - 26 OCTOBER 2023
  • SulAmérica Convention Center, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Parallel Events

Parallel Events

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In a multi-platform format, OTC Brasil brings in *Parallel Activities on industry 4.0 and what it means to oil and gas, digital transformation, future trends, subsea life management, and training of new leaders.


*Presentations are held on the Exhibition Floor and available only in English, without translation.

Offshore Arena

Open Daily 

1300–1800 | Exhibit Floor, Level 1

For the first time at OTC Brasil, the exhibition will offer interactive sessions in the newly created Offshore Arena covering topics like FPSOs, subsea solutions, renewables, and digital transformation in the offshore sector.

Attendees will also experience ground-breaking technologies from BP, ExxonMobil, Royal Dutch Shell, Chevron, Shell, Tenaries, Total, and many others

Discover, Connect, and Interact  

29 October: Subsea Arena - Next Steps Towards All Subsea Solutions

The is an opportunity to discuss late life management, field operations, integrity management, subsea future technologies.

Sponsor by 
 Aker Solutions
Schedule of Events

14:00 Opening Remarks - Gustavo Adolfo Freitas, Arena Chairperson


14:05 Panel Session:
E&P Operators  - Demands & Drives
Eduardo Oazen, Moderator
Andrew Kaczmarksi, Shell; Adriano Motta, Total; Gustavo Freitas, Petrobras; Rodrigo Carvalhal, Equinor
15:05 Panel Session: Equipment Suppliers - Christmas Trees, Boosting and Processing Solutions to reduce Lead time  and enhance ramp-up + solutions to reduce CAPEX +  Digital Transformation/Subsea 4.0 adding value and Business models to reduce Operator´s commercial risk
Marcello Augustus, Moderator
Leandro Arceu, Aker; Alan Labes, TechnipFMC; Carlos Tadeu, Onesubsea; Sidnei Cororatte, Baker Hughes
16:40 Panel Session: Flexible Line Suppliers - Qualifications for harsh conditions regarding the present and future of pre-salt, Solutions to reduce the lead time and enhance Ramp-up,solutions to reduce CAPEX, Digital Transformation/Subsea 4.0 adding value and Business models to reduce Operator´s commercial risk
Alessandro França, Moderator
Bruno Pitella, NOV; Daniela Riva, TechnipFMC; Rodrigo Farias, Baker Hughes
17:45 Panel Session: Rigid Line Contractors - Solutions to reduce Lead time  and enhance ramp-up, solutions to reduce CAPEX, Digital Transformation/ Subsea 4.0 adding value and Business models to reduce Operator´s commercial risk
Fabio Braga, Moderator
Otávio Sertã, Saipem; Anderson Dolinski, TechnipFMC; Paulo Veronesi, Mcdermott; Paulo Cesar Martins, Subsea7


18:50 Closing Remarks - Gustavo Adolfo Freitas, Arena Chairperson

30 October: FPSO Arena- Roadmap to Successful FPSO Developments

Focus on future trends on investments, competitiveness, contracting modeling, and financing.  

Sponsored by
Modec                  Schneider                  Siemens

Schedule of Events

14:00 Opening Remarks - Alberto Morandi, GustoMSC and Carlos Mastrangelo, B-in Partners


14:10 Panel Session - E&P Operators - Their strategy and ongoing FPSO Developments Maíza Pimenta Goulart, Petrobras; Andre Paiva, Equinor; Roberto Goulart, Enauta; Artur Nunes da Silva, Total
15:30  Interview - E&P Operators - Local Content and Competitiveness
Felipe Maciel, EPBR, Moderator
Alberto Machado, ABIMAQ; and Luis Bispo, ANP
16:00 Panel Session - Designers & Constructors - FPSO designers in Brazil and abroad, modules and shipyards in Brazil and abroad
Carlos Mastrangelo, Moderator 
Mattias Elgstrom, KBR; Mauricio Almeida, Estaleiro Enseada; KeppelFels; Alex Cramer, Radix; Alain Wassink, Gusto
17:10 Digitisation of FPSOs  to  Increase Safety and Reduce Operational Costs Luis Felipe Kessler, Schneider
17:30 Invited Speakers Soichi Ide, Modec; Claudio Makarovsky, Siemens


18:15 Closing Remarks by Alberto Morandi and Carlos Mastrangelo


18:40 Cocktails by MODEC

31 October: Digital Transformation Arena - Digital Transformation Applied to the Oil & Gas Industry - Where are we heading?

Digital Transformation Applied in Oil and Gas Industry on Industry 4.0 and digital transformation application in near future.

Schedule of Events 

13:15 Opening Remarks - Melissa Fernandez, IBP


13:20 Development of Ocyan's Real-Time Integrated Operations Center based on Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning (AI) and CBM Solutions - Ocyan Live Rodrigo Chamusca Machado, Ocyan
13:50 Impact of digital transformation in the research and development area   Tamara Garcia Bermejo, Repsol Sinopec
14:20 The role of digital transformation in adding value to ultradeepwater projects Thiago Lopes da Rosa,  Petrobras
14:50 Equinor Digital Transformation Journey Ligia Camara, Equinor
15:20 Shell digitalization and cultural transformation   Gabriel Rampo, Shell
15:50 Innovating for Oil & Gas with AWS; lessons and insights to deliver value from digital transformation   Arno Van der Haak, Amazon


16:20             End of Activities                              

Professional of the Future 


Thursday, 31 October 

1000–1300 | 1400–1700
Room B1

The *Professional of the Future was created to broaden the horizons of young students interested in the oil and gas industry in Brazil. Focused on debating career challenges, opportunities and professional perspectives in the industry, each session gathers a CEO, a human resources leader, and a young professional to bring to the table career issues for youth talents, their previous experiences, and projections for the future. It also serves to promote and disseminate knowledge about the industry and contribute to the training of young people through engagement with the academic environment.

Event in Portuguese, without simultaneous translation.

Theme: The Resumption of Oil and Gas, Opportunities for Young People

What will happen:

  • 20 minutes presentations (similar to TED Talks) focused on personal stories about the career of CEOs in the oil and gas industry
  • Presentation of a human resources leader to talk about career issues and lessons
  • Less formal environment to promote participation



  • Alessandra Simões, Head Hunter, Uphill
  • Jaume Vergés, Head of Human Resources and Corporate Innovation, PetroRio
  • Eduardo Chamusca, Country Director, SBM Offshore
  • Volmir Korzeniewski, Country Manager, Aker Solutions

Sponsor by 
Aker Solutions  Petro Rio
Morning Session
9:00 -1000: Registration
10:00 -1200 pm: Eduardo Chamusca, Country Director, SBM Offshore
                              HR Leader, TBD
                              Young professional, TBD
1200 -1300: Workshop Job na Real, Alessandra Simões, Headhunter and Partner, Uphill
Afternoon Session
1300-1400: Registration
1400 - 1600: Volmir Korzeniewski, Country Manager, Aker Solutions 
                        HR Leader, TBD
                        Young professional, TBD
1600 - 1700: Workshop Job na Real, Alessandra Simões, Headhunter and Partner, Uphill

    E&P Professionals

    Conference Speakers

    Energy Journalists 

    Leading Exhibitors 

  • OTC Brasil 2017 generated great opportunities for the entire oil and gas value chain. The conference was a stage for top executives of the world’s largest oil and gas companies to network and advance the development of new businesses and strategic partnerships that are bound to happen among the consortia participating in ANP’s bid rounds.
    João Carlos De Luca I
    OTC Brasil 2017 General Chairperson
  • Exhibiting at OTC Brasil is very important for our business and positioning. I am positive about this year’s edition.
    Idarilho Nascimento I
  • OTC Brasil 2019 will promote an exciting opportunity to exchange technological knowledge through the encounter of the world’s deepwater experts. The event is also an excellent venue for executives from the largest offshore E&P companies to network and foster new partnerships for years to come in Brazil.
    Marcos Assayag I
    OTC Brasil 2019 General Chairperson