Quintiq invited to present at the 2014 Hydrocarbon Supply Chain Optimization Forum in Saudi Arabia

December 16, 2014 | ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

Quintiq, a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O) solutions, today announced that its Oil & Gas Director, Coen Verberk, and industry expert Kevin Hawes will both present during the 2014 Hydrocarbon Supply Chain Optimization Forum in al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia on December 17-18, 2014.

The forum is organized by the Oil Supply Planning & Scheduling (OSPAS) Department of the Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco). Saudi Aramco, the state-owned oil company of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is an integrated global petroleum company. The company manages the world's largest proven oil reserves and is the world's largest producer and exporter of crude oil.

The overarching theme of the Hydrocarbon Supply Chain Optimization Forum for this year will be "Innovative Technologies to Enhance Planning, Scheduling and Optimization". The Forum's objective is to foster knowledge sharing between Saudi Aramco organizations and professionals in the areas of planning and optimization.

In line with the overarching theme of the forum, Coen Verberk will present on how the oil & gas industry is exploiting the latest developments in SCP&O to maximize business performance. This presentation will cover how integration, visualization and optimization of planning lead to outstanding business results in the oil & gas industry.

During Kevin Hawes' presentation, the audience will learn more about the application of decision support technology to integrate Hydrocarbon shipping solutions, streamline turnkey processes and maximize bottom line results.

More information about Quintiq in the oil & gas industry can be found here: https://www.quintiq.com/industries/oil-and-gas-planning.html

About Quintiq:

Every business has its supply chain planning puzzles. Some of those puzzles are large. Some are complex. Some seem impossible to solve. Since 1997, Quintiq has been solving each of those puzzles using a single SCP&O platform. Today, approximately 12,000 users in over 80 countries rely on Quintiq software to plan and optimize workforces, logistics and production. Quintiq has headquarters in the Netherlands and the USA, and offices around the world. For more information, visit www.quintiq.com or follow Quintiq on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.