Kirill Tyurdenev, the CEO of NIS and Vice President of the Assembly of the National Petroleum Committee of Serbia, participated in the CEO Panel strategic session entitled "Digital Transformation" held within the 23rd World Petroleum Congress, the most important global event in the oil and gas sector. The Congress was held from December 5th to 9th in Houston, in the American state of Texas.
Tyurdenev presented to the audience the process of digital transformation in NIS. He stated that the company's digital portfolio has more than 110 projects and initiatives and presented some of the projects implemented.
Furthermore, Tyurdenev presented to the audience further plans of NIS when it comes to the digital transformation of the company and spoke about its cooperation with the IT community and leading domestic universities in the field of digital projects.
The moderator of the panel on digital transformation was Ǻshild Hanne Larsen, Vice President of one of the largest oil companies, Equinor, and the interlocutors were Eric Carre (Halliburton) and Patrice Laporte (Siemens Energy).
During the Congress, the CEO of NIS also met with the newly elected President of the World Petroleum Council, Pedro Miras Salamanca, and with Krizstina Szabó, Group Downstream Business Development Director at MOL Group. The gathering of the World Petroleum Congress was attended by top industry leaders from around the world, including heads of states, ministers of energy, presidents and CEOs of major companies from more than 100 countries.