Design, Software and Data Science in Equinor

Andrea Brambilla
2022-03-25
10:15 - 11:15
Visual Computing Forum

Location
509N1, 5th Floor, Thorm√łhlens Gate 55, H√łyteknologisenteret

Speaker Biography
Andrea is leading a department in Equinor dedicated to Design, Software Development and Data Science. Before joining Equinor, Andrea worked as a software developer for GexCon (which used to be part of Christian Michelsen Research) and as a consultant for Experis. He holds a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Bergen, focused on visualizations of fluids. His interests include product development, software development methodologies, and IT security.

Abstract
Equinor is a complex organization with long value chains. In this context, IT disciplines have a ubiquitous presence across all parts of the company, from subsurface exploration, to optimization of wind farms but also marketing and trading. In this talk I will give an overview of Equinor’s ambitions and how IT disciplines fit in the picture. I will then present a selection of open source projects we maintain and develop. And I will conclude with some thoughts on how to approach software development in such a large organization. Attendees are welcome to participate actively and contribute to making this event an open discussion.

Links
Our open source projects https://github.com/equinor
Software development stories https://loop.equinor.com
Careers in Equinor https://www.equinor.com/en/careers.html

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Location:509N1, 5th Floor, Thorm√łhlens Gate 55, H√łyteknologisenteret