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Technical Program Themes and Subthemes

Petroleum Systems, Stratigraphy and Sedimentology

  • Petroleum System Modeling: Advances and Case Studies
  • Source-to-Sink Methods: Past, Present and Future
  • Stratigraphy and Basin Analysis in Exploration and Development
  • Source Rocks: Concepts, Characterization and Modeling
  • Sequence Stratigraphy: Controls on Reservoirs and Traps Distribution
  • Stratigraphic Traps – New Concepts and Case Studies
  • Advances in Carbonate Reservoir Characterization
  • Advances in Deep-Water Reservoir Characterization, Case Histories and Analogues
  • Sedimentology: from the Rock to the Reservoir Model

Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geomechanics

  • Intracratonic and Passive Margins
  • Contractional Belts and Adjacent Foreland Basins
  • Salt and Shale Tectonics
  • Fractures, Geomechanics and Compartmentalization

Offshore Exploration and Production

  • Opportunities in Offshore Exploration and Production: Atlantic/Caribbean Basins and Frontier Plays
  • Tectonics, Stratigraphy, Sedimentology and Depositional Processes: Impact on Offshore Exploration and Production
  • Reservoir Characterization, Reservoir Modeling and Technology in Deep and Shallow Water Fields: How to Improve the Recovery Factor
  • Defining Future Value for Offshore Projects: From Infrastructure to Low Carbon Solutions Geophysics
  • Reservoir Characterization (Integration of Seismic, Geologic and Borehole Data)
  • Integrated Exploration of Subtle Traps
  • Application of New Seismic Acquisition Trends
  • Improvement of Seismic Data in Areas with Challenging Response

Unconventional Resources

  • Rock and Fluid Characterization of Unconventional Resources
  • Case Studies in Frontier Unconventional Resources: Exploration and Early Delineation
  • Case Studies in Producing Unconventional Resources: Advanced Delineation and Development
  • Geoscience Challenges at a Factory Mode Phase: Contributing to Reduce Development Cost
  • Application of New technologies in Unconventional Resources

Energy, Society and Environment

  • Sustainability, Decarbonization and the Circular Economy
  • Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage: Hubs, EOR and Subsurface Characterization
  • Hydrogen and the Subsurface: Storage Challenges and In-Situ Generation
  • Geothermal Energy: New Technologies and Colder Bottom Hole Temperatures

Critical Minerals for Energy Diversification

  • Regional Geology and Critical Minerals Occurrence
  • Lithium Exploration and Resource Estimation
  • Reservoir Characterization and Static and Dynamic Models
  • Energy Resources and Critical Minerals in Latin America: Environmental Challenges and Forecasts

Geodata Science and Artificial Intelligence

  • Application of ML and AI in Well Logs
  • Uses of ML and AI in Seismic Interpretation and Fault picking
  • Forecast and Prediction of Hydrocarbon (Oil and/or Gas) Production Using ML and AI
  • Application of Reinforce Learning and Advanced ML/AI Algorithms in the O&G Industry

Submissions accepted for the program determine the topics included in ICE conference technical sessions.