The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and Statoil Brasil Óleo e Gás invite you to the


June 7th, 2017
8:30am to 5:00pm

The purpose is to announce and to discuss the submission and topics of FAPESP–Statoil Call for Applications for establishing an Engineering Research Center in Reservoir and Production Management (ERC-RPM), in partnership with universities and research institutes in the State of São Paulo. The workshop will also include examples of ongoing related projects, in order to illustrate the research landscape in the State of São Paulo.

The Center will aim to seek innovative solutions to optimize the production and efficiency of oil wells, recover reservoirs and improve the management of withdrawn water, along with oil, in drilling and extraction activities.

The call for proposals is published at: information regarding the call:


08h30 Registration
09h00 Opening Session
09h10 Opening Remarks

Statoil Activities and Research
Fabiano Lobato, Director of Statoil Brasil Óleo e Gás Research Center

FAPESP and the Research in São Paulo
Engineering Research Center in Reservoir and Production Management (ERC-RPM)
Roberto M. Cesar Jr., Steering Committees for Special Programs - Research,
Innovation and Dissemination Centers (RIDC)
10h10 Coffee break
10h20 Production Optimization
Vibeke Haugen, Statoil
Antonio Carlos Bannwart, University of Campinas, Unicamp
Luis Felipe Feres Pereira, University of Texas (UT Dallas)
Kjetil Skaugset, Statoil
11h45 Q&A Session
12h00 Lunch (restaurantes around FAPESP)
13h15 Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR)
Ivan Landim Frota Leitão Jr, Statoil
Osvair Vidal Trevisan, University of Campinas, Unicamp
Marcio Augusto Sampaio Pinto, University of São Paulo, USP
Kjetil Skaugset, Statoil
14h45 Coffee Break
15h00 Water Handling
Kjetil Skaugset, Statoil
Lucio Leonel Barbosa, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Unifesp
Cláudio Augusto Oller do Nascimento – University of São Paulo , USP
Arild Samuelsberg, Statoil
16h30 Q&A Session
17h00 Closing


Event free of charge | Limited registration

Offical language: English
(simultaneous translation will not be provided)

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Parking Suggestion:
Pio Park – Rua Pio XI, 1320 | ELS – Rua Pio XI, 1650 | Tonimar – Rua Jorge Americano, 89