Contributor Profile

Dr Satyam Priayadarshy

Job TitleTechnology Fellow & Chief Data Scientist



Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy is a pioneer in the fields of data science, big data, analytics, and emerging technologies. Dr. Priyadarshy is the first Chief Data Scientist of Oil and Gas Industry. In September 2016, Smart Industry ( named Dr. Priyadarshy as one of key innovators on the leading edge of digital transformation. Dr. Priyadarshy is a globally recognised leader with a breadth of scientific knowledge, in-depth technology experience, and extensive business acumen. He holds various academic positions at Oklahoma State University, George Mason University, and Virginia Tech. Dr. Priyadarshy has appeared as keynote speaker at several international conferences and has written, co-authored, presented and published numerous research papers in peer-reviewed journals and magazines. He has held various leadership positions in AOL, Network Solutions, Acxiom Corporation before joining Halliburton. He has co-founded few startups in DC and Silicon Valley and is an advisory board member of few startups in Healthcare, Retail, Finance and Analytics domain. Agenda Week of The Financial Times listed Dr. Priyadarshy as one of the potential board candidates with emerging technology and analytics expertise. His profile has appeared in many magazines including Chemical and Engineering News, The Scientist, Silicon India, Oil Review Middle East, Petroleum Review, RigZone among others. He has published over 35 papers and articles including an expert opinion in magazines like Science. He is an active member, volunteer, and committee member at SPE, SEG and other organisations. Dr. Priyadarshy obtained his Ph.D. from IIT Bombay and MBA from The Pamplin School of Business, Virginia Tech. 

Conference Sessions

  • Data Analytics Session TBC

    Tuesday15:45 - 17:1504 Sep 2018
    Crombie A

    Session Title: Data Analytics Session TBC Session Moderator: Satyam Priyadarshy, Technology Fellow & Chief Data Scientist, Halliburton This session is to int...

    • Language: English
  • Data and Analytics - Tomorrow Scene Set

    Wednesday11:45 - 12:1505 Sep 2018
    Crombie A

    Session title: Data and Analytics - Tomorrow Scene Set 1145-1205: Setting the Scene Session Moderator: Jurgen Weichenberger, Accenture Speakers: Dr Satyam ...

    • Language: English

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