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Event details

Date: May 20 – 22, 2014
Booth No. 209
Location: JW Marriott, Houston, TX, USA

Event overview

Infosys is a ‘break sponsor’ at the Petroleum Network Education Conferences (PNEC) this year. PNEC is an annual conference and exhibition serving the data integration, information, and management disciplines in the oil and gas industry globally.

Connect with Infosys

Visit Infosys at booth #209, where we are showcasing solutions and offerings that help petroleum companies address data management challenges and realize value from investments.

Session details

Track 1 – Session: Operational Technology 1

Topic: Well integrity: Anomaly data and risk management
Date: May 21, 2014
Time: 1:15 p.m. – 1:40 p.m.
Location: Grand Ballroom, Salon A



Ivan Benavides, Well Integrity Engineer, BP, USA


Meena Sunderam, Information & Data Manager, BP US Onshore Operations, USA


Prakash Dhake, Principal, Infosys

Vivek Narayanan, Principal, Infosys

Session chair

Jerry Hubbard, Energistics, USA

Infoscion profiles

Prakash Dhake, Principal – Energy Practice, Infosys

Prakash serves as a Principal in the Energy Practice at Infosys. He has over 11 years of professional experience, which includes five years in natural gas industry and six years in consulting with Infosys. He assists clients from North America, UK, and Asia Pacific geographies in the energy & utilities space. His areas of expertise include upstream and pipeline data management, pipeline integrity management, IT project delivery, business process management and planning and design of natural gas distribution networks. He is a co-inventor in the US patent - ‘System and method for calculating a comprehensive pipeline integrity business risk score’ (Patent No. 8510147).

Prakash holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and several certifications in gas distribution and piping engineering.

Vivek Narayanan, Principal – Energy Practice, Infosys

Vivek Narayanan serves as a Principal in the Energy Practice at Infosys. He has over 12 years of experience delivering business and IT consulting services to various clients in the US, UK and Asia Pacific geographies. His expertise lies in the areas of information / data management in upstream oil & gas, electronic content management and IT Strategy. He is PMP certified, an AIIM ECM professional and an ITIL Service Delivery / Support practitioner with a strong background in software delivery and project / program management.

Vivek holds an MBA in information management and a bachelor’s degree (Honors) in chemical engineering.

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