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Artificial Intelligence to Design Oil Wells in the Caspian
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Short summary: “Aliye”, a prototype tool developed by a joint venture between the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan SOCAR and IBM on the basis of artificial intelligence will design wells in the Caspian sea. According to a report announced at the Caspian Oil and Gas Conference in Baku on May 30, 2019, the new tool can perform complex analytical operations based on data from drilled wells in a just a few seconds. Such a procedure requires more than a month to be fulfilled by humans. This article is a part of the coverage of the Conference organised by the OPEN Media Hub in the framework of a workshop on Energy Reporting.