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Deepwater Development 2012

MCEDD 2012:
Preliminary Technical Program
December 16, 2011
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MCE Deepwater Development 2012

Preliminary Technical Program

We are pleased to announce the 2012 Preliminary Technical Program.  The 2012 overall program features several high quality forums and special sessions to compliment the traditional technical program content.

*Registration Now Open

Tuesday Welcome Address & Plenary Session
Mr. Yves Louis Darricarrere gives the Welcome Address Tuesday, March 27 followed by Mr. Michel Hourcard’s Scene-Setting presentation.  Presentations by Total, Petrobras and Statoil are to follow in the Subsea Processing Session.
Yves Louis Darricarrere
  E&P President, Total

Michel Hourcard

Sr. VP, Development & Operations Techniques, Total

Subsea Processing Session:

  • Christian Millot, Production Support Leader, Total E&P Angola, “Feedback of the First Months of the PAZFLOR Subsea Separation Units”
  • Cezar Paulo, Manager Subsea Engineering, Petrobras, “Subsea Processing Development at Petrobras”
  • Steinar Midttveit, Statoil, “Subsea Electrical Power – A Key Enabler for Statoil’s Visions on Subsea Processing.

Technical Program and Conference Highlights:

  • Monday’s Special Opening Session begins at 15:00 with two track sessions
    • Track One:  West Africa Opportunities & Challenges
    • Track Two:  Subsea Equipment
  • Monday’s Ice Breaker Reception, Hosted by Total & Saipem at 17:30
  • Tuesday’s Deepwater Equipment Integrity & Reliability Forum
  • Total’s Gala Evening Event, Tuesday, March 27th at 19:00
  • Wednesday’s Local Content Management Forum

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If you would like to discuss participation in the Forums or ask other technical questions, please contact Caitlin Shaw-Traver at



We look forward to seeing you in Paris 

26-28 March 2012 



Registration Now Open


This year’s exhibition is built to serve the exhibitors needs.  Our lunches will serve as a unique opportunity to network with industry associates, as we will have a walking lunch to promote attendees to experience all of what the exhibition has to offer.  Our Icebreaker Reception, coffee breaks, and awards ceremony will also be a great way to network within the exhibition hall.
Join  our host, TOTAL S.A., as well as numerous major contractors and service  companies who have already secured their position on the floor.


Sponsorships offer a unique opportunity to increase brand awareness among the leading deepwater decision makers.  Take this opportunity to increase your exposure at MCE Deepwater Development.


MCE  Deepwater Development will be held at CNIT La Défense, 26-28 March  2012, which is right across the street from Hotel Pullman La Défense.   To receive the conference group rate at Hotel Pullman, please book your  room prior to 25 January, 2012 in order to guarantee the discounted  rate.


Pullman La Défense

Room Rate:  280 €  (tax included)

Rate includes Tax, Breakfast and Wi-Fi


Reservation  form will be available online next week.  Begin booking as soon as  possible to guarantee the group rate.  After 25 January, 2012 the rate  will no longer be guaranteed.

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me.

Allison Tonkin

Marketing Manager
Quest Offshore Resources
Tel: +1 (281) 491-5900
Fax: +1 (281) 491-5902
Email: Allison.Tonkin@questoffshore.com

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