Biota presenting DNA sequencing to enhance reservoir economics at several SPE events in April 2018

April 10th – LAPSE Petroleum Technology Luncheon &
                   University of Southern California SPE Chapter Meeting

400 Wells and Counting: How the Oil and Gas Industry is Adopting Subsurface DNA Diagnostics

April 19th – SPE-Gulf Coast Section Data Science Convention

DNA Sequencing Technology’s Fast Adoption in the O&G Industry; From Gut Microbiome to Hydrocarbon Reservoirs

April 26th – SPE-Gulf Coast Section Reservoir Technology Symposium

Learnings from Unconventional Modeling


As the Technology Director at Biota Technology, Liz is accountable for the delivery of all technical projects to unconventional and offshore customers. In this role, she delivers customer value through a broad skill set in geology, microbiology, geochemistry, and oilfield operations.  Prior to Biota, Liz worked as a geologist for Hess Corporation in the Bakken and offshore Guyana teams. Liz holds a BS in geology from the University of Alaska Anchorage and an MS and Ph.D. in geoscience from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she researched geomicrobiology in subsurface environments on modern and ancient Earth as part of the NASA Astrobiology Institute.