Maana, Recognized Energy Innovation Pioneer, to Discuss Technological Innovation at CERAWeek 2017

Panel Discussion, Presentation and Demo to Highlight How Maana Knowledge Platform Helps Solve Operational Challenges in the Energy Industry

PALO ALTO, Calif. — February 28, 2017 — Maana, the pioneer of digital knowledge technology, will be featured in a Pioneer panel discussion, presentation and live demonstration at CERAWeek in Houston from March 6-10. CERAWeek’s annual conference brings together world leaders from the technology, financial and industrial communities to discuss the oil and gas industry’s biggest challenges. Maana will discuss how technologies, like the Maana Knowledge Platform, are transforming the oil and gas industry, and demonstrate high-value use cases.

Maana was also recently named a CERAWeek Energy Technology Pioneer. The Energy Technology Pioneers program is held annually in conjunction with CERAWeek. Each year, the Pioneers program selects the most innovative new technologies affecting the energy spectrum. These technologies include distributed generation, energy storage, robotics and transformation, Internet of Things and advanced analytics.

Maana will participate in the following conference sessions set to take place at the Hilton Americas in Houston:

Wednesday, March 8, 7:30 – 8:40 a.m. CST — Energy Innovation Pioneers Panel Discussion: “Leveraging startups to meet the challenges of the new energy landscape”
Babur Ozden, CEO of Maana will join other Pioneers to discuss strategies for the oil and gas industry as they face new challenges.

Wednesday, March 8, 11:00 a.m. CST— Pioneer Showcase Presentation with Maana CEO and Founder Babur Ozden
Ozden will discuss how Fortune 500 companies, including customers Chevron, GE, Maersk and Shell, are using the Maana Knowledge Platform to optimize decision making across workflows and improve profits, enabling rapid digital transformation.

Wednesday, March 8, 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. CST — Maana Knowledge Platform Technology Demo
Maana will demonstrate how its Knowledge Platform accelerates digital transformation by turning human expertise and data from across silos into digital knowledge for employees to make better decisions faster.

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About Maana:

Maana organizes the world’s industrial data and human expertise into digital knowledge to enable millions of experts to make better decisions affecting the global economy and human civilization.  Using our Knowledge Platform™ and its proprietary Computational Knowledge Graph™, Fortune Global 500 industrial companies drive answers to operational questions that direct the future. Operating internationally, Maana is a privately-held company with offices in Menlo Park, California; Bellevue, Washington; Houston, Texas; London, UK; and Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.


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