Data Policies for Downstream Digital Transformation

Data Policies for Downstream Digital Transformation
Tue, 3 August 2021 – 14:00 Bahrain and Saudi Arabia

Downstream oil and gas companies focus on digital solutions to attain increased productivity and lower costs. However, inadequate policies, both internal and external, can challenge the success of data-driven solutions, something that warrants further exploration. This webinar brings together industry representatives from CISCO, SAP, Viasat and Access Partnership with direct experience in downstream oil and gas transformation who will analyse – Data Classification Frameworks, Cloud-First Policies, Digital Upskilling Initiatives and Data Flow Governance.



  • Aziz Mohamed, Director, Government Affairs and Policy Cisco
  • Bassem Elkadri, Director, Industry and Value Advisory, Energy and Natural Resources, MENA, SAP
  • Logan Finucan, Senior Manager, Data Policy & Trust, Access Partnership
  • Ryan Johnson, Senior Director, Global Market Access & Government Affairs, Viasat, Inc.

Bassam Jayed Alshammari
Chairperson Digitalisation Technical Committee, GDA
Technical Leader Corporate Applications, KNPC