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.


  • Click on the Call for Papers submission link.
  • 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.

Call for Papers is Open!

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The paper proposal submission deadline is 18 March 2018.

Important Dates

11 December 2017

Call For Papers Opens

18 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

Author Time Line and Important Dates (pdf)
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.