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The 2015 SPE/CSUR Unconventional Resources Conference is accepting abstracts now!


Join leading professionals and make your mark by contributing to the technical program of this conference. Submit an abstract of minimum 225 words to a maximum of 450 words, before 17 February, on any of the following topics:

  • Innovation and New Technologies
  • Reservoir Characterization & Modeling
  • Tight Oil & Gas Reservoir Performance and Forecasting
  • What's New, Who's New? Unconventional Oil and EOR Opportunities
  • Optimizing Hydraulic Fracturing Systems and Equipment
  • LNG—Current Projects & Future Challenges
  • Water Management
  • Regulatory and Environment
  • Drilling & Completions Strategies
  • Reserves, Resource and Economic Disclosure
  • Case Studies – Good, Bad & Ugly
  • Well Design and Integrity
  • Geological Challenges of Unconventional Reservoirs
  • Emerging Unconventional Plays

Don’t miss out.

JCPT—The Legacy Continues

2015 brings improvements to our esteemed technical journal. The January issue of the Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (JCPT) is proud to deliver more relevant local content and snapshots into high-quality papers presented at Canada’s two major conferences. Combined with the respected peer reviewed technical papers JCPT is known for, this makes the journal even more of a must-have Canadian industry resource. Make sure your subscription is up to date so you won’t miss out!

Regional activities

Technical and networking luncheons

SPE sections in Canada offer Technical and Networking Luncheons on a monthly basis. Contact Jill Thomas, Member Services Specialist or your local section for the upcoming luncheons.

  1. SPE Progressing Cavity Pumps Conference

    31 Mar - 1 Apr | Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  2. SPE/CHOA Slugging It Out

    14 Apr | Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  3. SPE Tight Oil Workshop

    28 - 29 Apr | Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada

  4. SPE Emerging Analytical Techniques in the Oil and Gas Industry Workshop

    6 - 7 May | Canmore, Alberta, Canada

  5. SPE/CSGM Gas Migration Challenges - Identification and Treatment Workshop

    13 - 14 May | Banff, Alberta, Canada

  6. SPE Canada Heavy Oil Technical Conference

    9 - 11 Jun | Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  7. SPE Deepwater and Harsh Environments Workshop

    6 - 7 Oct | St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Training Courses
  1. Evaluation of Canadian Oil and Gas Properties

    23 - 27 Feb | Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  2. Shale Selection, Completions, Fracturing and Production

    10 - 11 Mar | Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  3. Casing and Tubing Design Seminar

    12 - 13 Mar | Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  4. Practical Aspects of Thermal EOR

    18 Mar | Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  5. Hydraulic Fracturing—Design and Treatment

    23 - 24 Mar | Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada

  6. Hydraulic Fracturing—Design and Treatment

    26 - 27 Mar | Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  7. Progressing Cavity Pumping (PCP) Failure Analysis

    30 Mar | Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Complete Calendar »

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900 521 – 3rd Avenue S.W.
Calgary, Alberta T2P 3T3

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