Arno van den Haak

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Head Worldwide Business Development Energy

Arno van den Haak has over 25 years of Oil & Gas experience. In Amazon Web Services (AWS), he covers the global energy practice, supporting the entire value stream from upstream, midstream, downstream through renewables. He is helping customers achieve their Digital Transformation objectives with meaningful business outcomes and transform the industry. He began his career with Royal Dutch Shell in the Netherlands after graduating from Eindhoven University of Technology with a MSc. in mechanical engineering. He has held various positions in the upstream production and operations space in the Netherlands before taking on a host of global assignments. He has worked and lived on nearly every continent. His responsibilities have spanned technical, business and managerial roles covering the upstream value chain from M&A, Exploration, Field Development, R&D, Wells, Major Projects, and Asset/Production Operations. He has over 15 professional publications to his name and holds 5 patents.

Sessions With Arno van den Haak

Tuesday, 8 March

  • 07:30am - 08:35am (CST) / 08/mar/2022 01:30 pm - 08/mar/2022 02:35 pm

    EVs Moving into the Fast Lane: What's the impact on oil?

    Panel Transportation & Mobility/Electrification (EVs/built environment)
    Of the world’s 1.4 billion light vehicles on the road, less than 1% today are battery electric vehicles (BEVs). However, as new BEV sales across markets accelerate, and in some markets outpace conventional vehicle sales, do they pose a short- or long-term risk to liquid fuels demand? Is the threat real? How are stakeholders preparing for the future? How much of the petroleum value chain will be affected?

Wednesday, 9 March

  • 01:30pm - 02:10pm (CST) / 09/mar/2022 07:30 pm - 09/mar/2022 08:10 pm

    Digitalization: Evolution or revolution?

    Panel Digitalization/AI/Machine Learning/Robotics/Cybersecurity

    New advancements in digitalization are disrupting the way businesses have been run for decades. Companies are achieving progress in their daily operations through increased reliance on digitalization. How is digitalization streamlining businesses and empowering them to better track and grow their assets? Is there a downside to the digitalization disruption?