Preparing the Next Generation Workforce for the Digital Transformation of the Oil and Gas Industry -- Interview with Jessica Iriarte

Recorded On: 04/23/2019

Preparing the next generation workforce for the digital transformation of the Oil & Gas Industry is a critical task. The Big Crew Change of professionals hired in the 1970s and 1980s is largely over with and a new generation is taking their place. Beyond the obvious changes in technology, what other skills will the new petroleum engineer need and what new challenges will they face in the digital oilfield 2.0?

Tune in to this 30-minute interview to gain insight into this industry expert’s personal views and professional experiences on how leadership challenges are similar yet different, in the world of digital transformation.

Interview with: Jessica Iriarte, Research Manager, Well Data Labs.

Interviewed by:  Jim Crompton, Reflections Data Consulting / CO School of Mines.

This webinar is categorized under the Data Science and Engineering Analytics discipline.  

Jessica Iriarte

Research Manager

Well Data Labs

Jessica leads the Research and Development team at Well Data Labs. The team analyzes large completion data sets to drive engagement with customers and to automate the recognition of events in time-series metered frac data. She holds BS and MS degrees in Petroleum Engineering and has over 7 years of experience working with well completions, research, and data analytics.

Jessica serves as the SPE Denver Section Young Professionals Chairperson and is a recipient of the 2018 Denver Business Journal Top Woman in Energy and 2019 SPE Rocky Mountain Regional Young Member Outstanding Service Award.

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