Rizal Dahlan

PETRONAS

Head, Group Technical Solutions

Shah Rizal Dahlan is the Head of Group Technical Solutions (GTS), and the Head of Planning & Corporate Services (P&CS) in the Project Delivery & Technology (PD&T) Division, PETRONAS. His role as GTS Head sees him drive the deployment of technology and solutions that enable the business to achieve assets operational excellence and energy efficiency. As the Head of P&CS, Shah Rizal shapes and directs the formulation of PD&T business priorities and strategy, as well as the performance planning in maximizing value generation. Over and above his roles, he is also the PETRONAS Skill Group Advisor for Instrument and Control Engineering. A man of many hats, Shah Rizal is a TUV certified functional safety engineer, the Chairman of the National Standards Committee Malaysia for Oil & Gas, Engineering Leadership Council for JIP33 under the International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP), an Adjunct Professor and an Industry Advisory panel member at three universities in Malaysia. Shah Rizal joined PETRONAS in 1997 and his Technical Professional Career Path started as an Instrument Engineer with PETRONAS Ammonia Sdn Bhd where he progressed to become Custodian (Instrument & Control) in GTS, PD&T, from 2012 to 2020. He plays a key role in harmonizing the application of industrial wireless technology and influenced local academic institutions to improve curriculum and course structure to create future ready graduates. He's also the project champion in setting the landscape for PETRONAS Digital Twin. Shah Rizal holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University, USA.

SESSIONS WITH Rizal Dahlan

Tuesday, 2 March

  • 08:40am - 09:00am (CST) / 02/mar/2021 02:40 pm - 02/mar/2021 03:00 pm

    Agora Pod

    Remote Autonomous Operations

    Presentation Digitalization Innovation & Technology
    PETRONAS showcases latest developments in autonomous operations by establishing test bed and industrial field trial based on the emerging Open Process Automation Standard (O-PAS) technologies, and in the process, has selected to collaborate with Yokogawa, a leading global provider of industrial automation solutions.