Under the Auspices of the Ministry of Oil and Gas Sultanate of Oman

SPE International Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference and Exhibition 16 - 18 Oct 2018 Sheraton Oman Hotel Muscat, Oman

Call for Papers - Online Submission Instructions

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Online Submission Instructions

Please read the Submission Instructions and Guidelines carefully before submitting your abstract.



  • Use your SPE Login details to access the submission site. If you are a new user please create a new user account - SPE Membership is not required to create an account.
  • After you Login: Click on the New Submission link. It is mandatory to Complete all the below steps in order to finalise your submission.
    • Abstract Title
    • Category (you can select only one category that best fits your abstract)
    • Author Information
    • Publication Information
    • Keywords
    • Abstract
    • Presentation Preference
    • Review My Work
    • Finalise Now (please ensure that you click on the finalise and submit button)
  • There is no system auto-generated confirmation email, should you wish to receive a submission confirmation email please click on the confirmation link provided on the finalise page.
  • If you wish to print a copy of your submitted abstract please click on the link provided.
  • Please keep your Abstract Control/Tracking Number for any future correspondence with the SPE Programme Coordinator.

Important Dates

11 December 2017

Call For Papers Opens

29 March 2018

Call For Papers Closes

December 2017 – Mid-April 2018

Programme Committee Review and Rating

19 April 2018

Author (Acceptance/Rejections) Notification

2 September 2018

Conference Early Bird Registration Deadline

2 September 2018

Manuscript Submission Deadline

16-18 October 2018


Author Resources

Sample Paper Proposal (pdf)
How to Write an Abstract
SPE Conference Policy
Abstract Submittal
Help with the English Language

Note to authors

An agreement to present a paper at this SPE conference carries an obligation to participate in the event.