SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition 9 - 11 Oct 2017 Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center San Antonio, Texas, USA

Dear Colleague,

I am excited to inform you that the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE) returns to the “Alamo City”– San Antonio, Texas, in 2017. As Program Committee Chairman, it is my pleasure to invite you to visit the city named for Saint Anthony of Padua, and participate in our premier industry event by submitting a paper proposal that shares your innovation, technical advancement, best practices, and case studies with your industry peers.

With the recent downturn, our industry has been forced to develop new and innovative ways to economically extract hydrocarbons to fuel the primary energy source for the world we live in. Come join a diverse crowd of engineers, scientists, management, and policymakers to access the new technology, innovative people, and considerable resources which will enable us to meet these new challenges and demands on our the industry.

This flagship SPE event is set for 9-11 October 2017 and is expected to attract more than 10,000 industry professionals from around the world.

ATCE features approximately 400 technical paper presentations, ePosters, and panel sessions covering:

  • Drilling
  • Completions
  • Production and Facilities
  • Health, Safety, and Environment
  • Reservoir Characterization, Description and Dynamics
  • Reservoir Engineering and Management
  • Unconventional Resources
  • Data Management, Information, and Security
  • Professional Development

Students and young professionals are also encouraged to participate and collaborate with senior specialists. Your paper will become a part of the multi-society library, OnePetro.org, and may be selected for publication in one of the SPE technical journals. So, please join us in San Antonio in 2017.

Best Regards,
Terry Palisch
ATCE 2017 Program Chairperson