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Event Name:Digital Innovation Impacts on Energy Transition
Description:This event is open to members and non-members.
Event Date:10/12/2022
Event Time:8:00 AM - 11:30 AM Central
Location:NOV Tower
10353 Richmond Ave
Houston, TX 77042

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Details:Join the Energy Workforce Energy Transition Committee for the Digital Innovation Impact on Energy Transition seminar on October 12.

Guest speakers, including energy service company Chief Information Officers and leaders from cloud computing software companies, will share insights on how the increasing digitalization of the sector is impacting and enabling the energy transition. 
: $75
Non-Members: $125

Event Sponsorship
$2,500 – includes company recognition, reserved table and eight complimentary registrations
$1,000 – includes company recognition and two complimentary registrations
Corporate sponsor logos will be included in email meeting announcements, signage at the event and post-event summaries.

fleeceJeff Fleece, Chief Information Officer
Baker Hughes

Jeff Fleece is Chief Information Officer of Baker Hughes who brings over 27 years of technology leadership to the company. He is responsible for leading the global IT strategy and driving solutions that boost internal productivity. Prior to his current role, Jeff served as the Chief Technology Officer for Digital Technology at Baker Hughes for over five years after previously serving in the same position for GE Oil & Gas.  His responsibilities included enterprises architecture, infrastructure, IT operations, and cloud strategy/operations, as well as leading the regional Digital Technology teams. Prior to joining GE, Jeff led several large organizations in the consulting, government, cloud managed services, and high-tech industries. Jeff started his career serving as a cavalry officer in the United States Army after earning his Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical (aerospace) engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point. He also earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Texas.

nailaNaïla Giovanni, Chief Digital & Information Systems Officer
Naïla Giovanni has been appointed Chief Digital & Information Systems Officer since October 1st, 2020. Naïla began her career in 1995 as a financial auditor before joining the Oracle Group as a project manager. In 2001, she joined Arthur Andersen, now BearingPoint, where she worked for 12 years on consulting missions for the Energy and Industry sectors. She joined Vallourec in 2013 to head the Internal Audit department before being appointed Chief Transformation Officer. In this role, she notably drove the Group's new organization, strengthened performance management, implemented a cultural change program and initiated the strategic diversification of the company around the Energy Transition. Naïla Giovanni holds a Master's degree in Economics and Finance from the University of Bordeaux.

frodeFrode Jensen, Sr. Vice President Sales and Product Line

Frode started with NOV (Hydralift) in 1995 after finishing his Master of Science in structural engineering at the Norwegian Technical University (NTH), and has MBA courses in innovation and business development. He has served in a number of roles including Vice President Engineering, Managing Director NOV Norway, Vice President Product Line Management before his current role as Sr. VP Sales and Product Line.

Sebastien Lehnherr, CIO

Lehnherr brings nearly 20 years of experience driving strategic technology and security initiatives at Schlumberger, which will be instrumental as Onapsis guides customers on the next phase of their digital transformation journeys. A proven technology executive with a strong cybersecurity and operations track record, Lehnherr possesses a keen understanding of what it takes to deploy differentiated technologies and applications to drive performance and support digital transformation ambitions. Lehnherr has held various information technology, software product development and cybersecurity leadership positions at Schlumberger, including Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), where he oversaw the company’s global, enterprise-wide security strategy.

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