Schedule Overview

Monday, 7 October

0700–1800

Registration and Author Check-in

0900–1000

Opening Ceremony

1000–1100

Exhibition Opening, VIP Tour, and Coffee Break

1100–1300

Executive Plenary Session: Delivering Future Energy Through People, Technology, and Standards

1300–1400

Luncheon

1400–1530

Session 1: Health, Safety and Environment

Session 2: Directional Drilling Applications I

Session 3: Drilling and Completions Fluid I

1530–1615

Coffee Break/ePosters Session

1615–1745

Session 4: Advances in Drilling Rigs and Equipment

Session 5: Drilling Problems and Solutions I

Session 6: Completions and Stimulations

Tuesday, 8 October

0800–1700

Registration and Author Check-in

0900–1700

Exhibition

0900–1030

Session 7: Directional Drilling Applications II

Session 8: Drilling and Completions Fluid II

Session 9: Monitoring Performance

1030–1115

Coffee Break/ePosters

1115–1245

Panel Session 1: Passionate People

1245–1345

Luncheon

1345–1515

Session 10: Drilling Performance Benchmarking

Session 11: Drilling Problems and Solutions II

Session 12: Implementing Best Practices

1515–1600

Coffee Break/ePosters

1600–1730

Session 13: Special Drilling Operations

Session 14: Advances in Tubular Technology

Session 15: Downhole Equipment Technology Solutions

1800–2100

SPE Regional Awards Dinner

Wednesday, 9 October

0800–1700

Registration and Author Check-in

0900–1700

Exhibition

0900–1030

Session 16: Drilling Problems and Solutions III

Session 17: Workover and Well Intervention

Session 18: Drilling Information Technology

1030–1115

Coffee Break/ePosters

1115–1245

Panel Session 2: Technology—Why Not in My Well?

1245–1345

Luncheon

1345–1515

Session 19: Drilling Unconventional Resources

Session 20: Competency Development and Knowledge Transfer

Session 21: Well Design and Integrity for Well Life

1515–1545

Closing Ceremony