Keynote Speaker

Mario Ruscev, Weatherford
EVP, President Global Product Lines & Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Mario Ruscev joined Weatherford in March 2016 as EVP, President Global Product Lines and Chief Technology Officer.  Dr. Ruscev brings more than 30 years of global operations experience in the oilfield service and technology industries, including 23 years at Schlumberger and, most recently, serving as Chief Technology Officer of Baker Hughes.  Prior to joining Baker Hughes, Dr. Ruscev served as Chief Executive Officer of Geotech Seismic Services and as Chief Executive Officer of FormFactor, a semiconductor testing equipment manufacturer that uses nanotechnology.

Early in his career, Dr. Ruscev led a team that developed a container imaging system based on a new type of sensor and a luggage screening system still in use today.  Subsequently, he has led a number of teams whose work has significantly advanced the success of wireline logging tools, seismic resolution and measurement capabilities and underground water management and carbon sequestration.  He is also a former Director of the Global Carbon Capture and Storage Institute.  Dr. Ruscev earned his Doctorate in Nuclear Physics from the Pierre and Marie Curie University in Paris and his Ph.D. in Nuclear Physics from Yale University.

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