For those of you who are attending ATCE for the first time (or for those who haven't attended in a long time), we've compiled answers to frequently-asked questions, ideas from past attendees, and other information that you might want to know.
Colorado Convention Center
700 14th Street
Denver, CO 80202 USA
What does conference registration include? Full conference registrations include one Proceedings CD and admittance to the technical sessions, exhibition, receptions, coffee breaks, and access to SPE On Demand, but does not include training courses and ticketed events.
Here is a list of the events that you must have a separate ticket for:
Why wait to register on-site? Save time by registering online! Online registration remains open 24/7 until the last day of the show.
Registrants may pay online in US dollars by credit card or bank transfer. We accept American Express, Visa, and MasterCard credit cards.
What does ATCE offer students and young professionals?
Here is some general information to help you get around on-site. More details will be added soon.
The 25-Year Club is located in room 210/212, street level. The club was established for the benefit of those SPE members with 25 years or more of continuous membership, members who have recruited 100+ members to join SPE, and current and former officers and directors.
The Business Center is located in the convention center in Lobby A, street level, in the red carpet concourse. It will be open from 0730 to 1730 hours on Monday, 31 October, through Wednesday, 2 November. Contact the Business Center at +1.720.904.2300.
Full and 1-day paid attendees can pick-up a complimentary conference bag in Registration, Exhibit Hall B. You will need your ticket, which is included with your conference badge, to pick up a bag.
A variety of concessions will be available throughout the exhibit halls.
Knowledge Sharing ePosters
The Knowledge Sharing ePosters are located in Lobby B, street level. An ePoster is an electronic version of a traditional poster presented on a flat screen monitor. It offers the added benefit of animation, audio, and video and enhances the visual experience to provide greater interactivity between the attendee and the poster author. See each day’s technical program for a complete schedule.
Complimentary internet access is available in the Wireless Lounge in Exhibit Hall A and the Blue Bear Café in Lobby F. Stay in touch with your office, colleagues, friends, and family.
Luggage check is available in Lobby A, street level. The price is USD 3 per checked item.
Proceedings distribution is located in the SPE Pavilion in booth 2539 on the exhibit floor. Proceedings can be picked up during exhibit hours, Monday through Wednesday. A Proceedings requires a ticket for pick up, whether included in registration or purchased.
SPE Member Services
In the SPE Pavilion, booth 2539 on the exhibit floor, SPE staff are available to answer questions about membership, dues, online mentoring opportunities, continuing education programs, publications, sections, and student chapters, plus other SPE programs and services. You can also purchase SPE-published books.
SPE On Demand
ATCE offers SPE On Demand—an online portal to access the ATCE 2011 presentations, digitally recorded and available as audio synchronized to PowerPoint presentations. Following the conference, all attendees who paid the full registration fees will receive complimentary access to SPE On Demand. Other attendees may purchase access separately. Visit www.SPEondemand.org for complete details.
Speaker Check-In/Practice Room
Presenting authors need to stop by the Speaker Check-in/Practice Room, room 709/711, street level. Computers will be available to review your presentation.