Dr. Michael Beller
Manager Corporate Strategy
Michael has worked in the pipeline industry for over 20 years now. After receiving his Master´s degree in Mechanical Engineering he joined the Research Center Karlsruhe where he carried out research work for his Phd. thesis on the behaviour of cracks in pipeline steels. In 1988 he joined Preussag AG in their pipeline construction division and in 1991 Pipetronix GmbH specializing in pipeline inspection utilizing in-line inspection tools. In 2001 Michael joined NDT Systems & Services AG, where he held the position of Global Marketing Manager. Dr. Beller recently joined Rosen, where he is part of the Corporate Marketing Team. In 2006 he became a member of the founding board of the Professional Institute of Pipeline Engineers. For more than 10 years now, Michael has been active as a lecturer on pipeline related courses with a special focus on in-line inspection and pipeline integrity.
Dr. Roger King
Roger has over 30 years experience of corrosion in the oil and gas, civil and nuclear industries. He has specialist knowledge of sweet and sour corrosion and its prevention by chemical inhibition, monitoring of corrosion, microbiological corrosion and the design of efficient cathodic protection systems for flowlines, structures and seabed installations. He has been an independent consultant since September 1989 and prior to this was a founder member of the Corrosion and Protection Center Industrial Service (CAPCIS) at the University of Manchester, Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST).