Pipeline Automation – YPAC Pipeline Project Life Cycle Discussion Series – Presentation now Available!

Interested in understanding the core systems which keep our pipeline systems healthy and operable?

Come join us for the Third Session of the 2017 YPAC Pipeline Lifecycle Series on Digital Pipelines.

From controlling field devices, to the future of immediate and continuous reporting, the implementation of layered smart applications for control, monitoring and optimized operation are at the forefront of digitization of Pipeline Assets.

We’ll be joined by Kassem Elrafih, Solution Architect at Schneider Electric who will be providing insight about pipeline SCADA systems, advanced liquids and gas applications. From a high level overview of SCADA (Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition System), to the examination of Liquids and Gas Operations control, computational pipeline integrity, and commercial applications. Kassem Elrafih will give you the critical insight needed to understand everything digital about Pipelines!

  • DateOctober, 24 2017
  • Time5:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Where:RM TCT-217 (+15 Level)
  • Cost: $9

Space will be limited and tickets will not be sold at the door.

We hope you can join us!


Speaker Bio

Kassem Elrafih

Schneider Electric –  ePLMS Solution Architect

A BSc. Graduate of Computer Science from the University of Calgary. I have spent 20 years working in the field  of oil and gas automation and asset optimization software. I have managed large scale Automation deployments for companies such as Williams Energy, Marthon Pipelines and large Operational Data historian deployments for Encana and Williams Energy. My career has taken me from software developer to project manager and more recently to solution architecture. Proud father of 3 with my oldest starting her first year at the university of Calgary just this year. In my spare time I coach youth basketball and I am an avid outdoorsman.

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Digital Pipelines