9-11 OCTOBER 2017

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


On-site Press Room

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Meeting Room Level, Room 206A

Members of the press will register or pick-up their badge in the press room. The press room also offers a quiet work space with complimentary internet access. The press conference room is conveniently located next door in Room 206B.

On-site Press Room Days and Hours

 Monday, 9 October  0730-1730
 Tuesday, 10 October  0730-1730
 Wednesday, 11 October  0730-1730


Press Releases

ATCE 2017 to Highlight Digital Energy, Hydraulic Fracturing, Unmanned Vehicles, and More; Host Inaugural Energy Startup Competition

On-site Press Conference Room and Schedule

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Meeting Room Level, Room 206B 

Exhibitors will be holding press conferences during ATCE. The schedule is below; more will be added as exhibitors confirm availability:

Monday, 9 October

 1400-1450  Halliburton | Halliburton's EPX Tool


Exhibitor Press Releases

ATCE 2017 exhibitors are posting their press releases here.

Media Guidelines for Photography and Audio/Visual Recording

No audio recording, video recording, or photography is allowed without SPE’s permission. All journalists seeking to do any of these things must register as press and check in at the ATCE press room. View SPE's policy.

Media Access to Ticketed Events

  • Media are allowed to cover ticketed ATCE events without a ticket but are not offered a meal. We attempt to provide chairs for the media, but some events may be sold out and offer standing room only on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • SPE will not provide media with complimentary tickets to any of the special events; however, you may purchase a ticket to an event.

ATCE in the News

JPT: A Global Crossroads for Innovative Technology

ATCE will draw a diverse crowd of E&P professionals, who will focus on innovative technology and ideas to address the low oil-price environment and the challenges of sustainability to meet the global demand for the world’s energy.
Read more.

E&P: ATCE Competition Offers Funding Opportunity For Energy Startups

Imagine having only five to eight minutes to pitch what your company has to offer to a group of venture capitalists, angel investors, and industry leaders. That is exactly what startups participating in the ATCE Energy Startup Competition will do.
Read the article and learn more about the competition.


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