EAGE/TNO Workshop on OLYMPUS Field Development Optimization

7 - 7 September
Barcelona, Spain
Call for papers

Technical programme

Technical Programme 

Morning Session
08:50  Opening and Introduction
09:00 Keynote Speaker: Field Development Optimization - Past, Present and Future Challenges
A. Reynolds (University of Tulsa)

Olympus Optimization under Geological Uncertainty
Y. Chang (IRIS), R. Lorentzen(IRIS), G. Naevdal (IRIS), T. Feng (Statoil) 

09:55 Defining 3D Reservoir Well Patterns as Functions of Geology for Robust Design and Faster Optimization 
P. Bergey (Total)
10:20 Well Control Optimization with Open Source Tools for Olympus
S. Krogstad (SINTEF), H.M. Nielsen (SINTEF), A.F. Rasmussen (SINTEF)
10:45 Coffee break
11:15 Application of Hierarchical and Partitional Global Optimization for Olympus
J.E. Onwunalu (Thedibia Reservoir Solutions)
Stochastic Optimization Strategies Applied to Olympus Benchmark Case
V. Silva (Petrobras), M. Cardoso (Petrobras), D. Oliveira (Petrobras)
Standardized Workflow for Field Development Plan Optimization under Uncertainty
R. Schulze-Riegert* (Schlumberger), A. Anton (Schlumberger), J. Baffoe (Schlumberger), D. Geissenhoener (Schlumberger), K. Jin Ng (Schlumberger), M. Nwakile (Schlumberger), S. Skripkin (Schlumberger), C. Meulengracht (Schlumberger), M. Whymark (Schlumberger) 
Lunch Break + Posters 
For the full list of posters, please click here


Afternoon Session 
13:45  Well Control, Field Development and Joint Optimisation Using (μ+λ) Evolutionary Strategy Algorithm and a Stochastic Rank-based Realisation Selection - Olympus Model
M. Sayyafzadeh* (The University of Adelaide), Z Alrashdi (The University of Adelaide) 
14:10 OLYMPUS Field Development Optimization Challenge
A. Harb (American University of Beirut), H. Kassem (American University of Beirut), K. Ghorayeb* (American University of Beirut)
14:35 Generalized Field Development for the Olympus Reservoir under Geologic Uncertainty
F. Zou (University of Southern California), A. Jahandideh* (University of Southern California), S. Navabi (University of Southern California), B. Jafarpour (University of Southern California)
15:00 Poster Session + Break  
15:45 Discussion : Lessons learned & way forward 
16:15  Closing and Presentation Ceremony
16:30 Drinks