Tech Talks: Discover an Automated Reporting Solution

In this SPE Tech Talk, Schlumberger's John Hanson and Milan Saicic will discuss the data-driven automated reporting solution and how this now integrates to deliver an interconnected digital drilling solution, connecting your drilling program to your drilling report in a fully automated manner.

Topics covered in this Tech Talk include:

1. History of reporting from manual to data-driven reporting, automated

2. Where IDS sits within Schlumberger

3. Building on and expanding the digital drilling vision-automated reporting/DrillOps Report

4. AI-Powered reporting and natural language understanding (NLU)

This Tech Talk is categorized under the Data Science and Engineering technical discipline.

David Gibson (Moderator)


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David Gibson has earned a reputation as a disruptive thought leader in the field of emerging oilfield technology.An engineer-turned-entrepreneur, David now owns and manages Gibson Reports, a MWD and Directional Drilling market research firm as well as a partner and board member for several start-up companies. Launching his oilfield career as a UTA-trained Mechanical Engineer, David has a 14-year track record of working for both major and independent service providers in global and domestic onshore and offshore capacities operating a wide range of tools from survey-on-connection to offshore penta-combos.Serving in leadership roles ranging from Sub-Committee Chair to Board of Directors in several professional oil and gas associations like IADD, SPE, AADE and IADC, David is a highly-requested public speaker and has been featured on 25+ different industry podcasts and livestreams to date.Known for his catchphrase, "know your industry", David's core mission is to drive the oil and gas industry toward a more knowledgeable, sustainable future.

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Milan Saicic

Digital Drilling Technical Marketing Lead


Milan Saicic is currently the Digital and Integration well construction technical marketing lead for Schlumberger based in London. Prior to this Milan held various operations, technical and management positions over the past 20 years based in Australia, Russia and the United Kingdom.

John Hanson

DrillOps Report Business Development Manager


John Hanson is the business development manager for DrillOps Report with Schlumberger following the acquisition of IDS. He founded company in 1995 which now provides cloud-delivered reporting and analytics services.

This SPE Live Tech Talk is sponsored by Schlumberger.


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