9-11 OCTOBER 2017

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio, Texas, USA

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ATCE—Your Destination for All Things E&P

Join us for the 2017 edition of the Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition in San Antonio, Texas, USA. 

For more than 90 years, ATCE has been the meeting of choice for SPE's members and other professionals seeking education on current and future technologies that help find and produce hydrocarbons faster, more efficiently, safer, and more cost effectively.

  • Registration and housing reservations are now available.
  • The technical program received 2,521 paper proposals—the highest number ever. This response ensures a high-quality technical program, covering the latest innovations and applications.
  • Senior executives in the Opening General Session will address the industry’s responsibility to provide affordable and environmentally sustainable energy for the world.
  • ATCE is widely known as the launching pad for new onshore and offshore technologies among the leading E&P companies.
  • ATCE draws the right attendees who make critical decisions - from exploration to the lifespan of the field. 
  • The event provides global exposure for your company and products among our international audience.

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ATCE is SPE’s annual meeting of members and features groundbreaking papers and special technical events designed to accelerate the application of innovations in every technical discipline. Attendees come from around the world to ATCE to keep up with the latest technologies, industry best practices, and new product launches.

  • Technical sessions on all seven SPE technical disciplines allowing for knowledge sharing and collaboration across disciplines
  • Special sessions providing a deep-dive into specific technical topics as well as soft skills development
  • Training courses held before and after ATCE draw attendees seeking to boost their expertise
  • Special events designed for students and young professionals, trendsetters, and future leaders

SPE members saw the ATCE Preview in their July issue of JPT ®. Download an electronic version to learn more about ATCE, its technical program, training courses, and special events.




Network with 8,000+
E&P professionals


Learn from 390+
technical presentations


Attend 80+
Conference Sessions


Access 250+

SPE President Janeen Judah is packing her bags for San Antonio and wants you to come along.




“ATCE was an important opportunity to get together, be motivated, and energized for the rebound.” – ATCE 2015 Attendee, Engineer from Canada, and SPE Member

“Wonderful meeting. Looking forward to attending every year.” – ATCE 2015 Attendee, Student from Asia Pacific, and SPE Member

“The people who visited our exhibit were overwhelmingly positive. If there were only one conference where I could exhibit each year, it would be SPE's ATCE.” – Bill Cline, Baker Hughes, a GE company

The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is a not-for-profit organization. Income from this event will be invested back into SPE to support many other Society programs. When you attend an SPE event, you help provide even more opportunities for industry professionals to enhance their technical and professional competence. Scholarships, certification, the Distinguished Lecturer program, and SPE's energy education program Energy4me are just a few examples of programs that are supported by SPE.


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