6 - 8 Mar 2018 | Fort Worth Convention Center | Fort Worth, Texas, USA







Deadline: The early-bird registration deadline is 20 February.





​Please use your exhibitor login to register your booth personnel.


If you experience difficulties with online registration, contact DrillingConf@experient-inc.com.

Not an SPE Member?

SPE members receive discounts on registration fees.  Join now or renew your membership before registering to receive the discounted price.


American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Diners Club credit cards are accepted.

Full-conference registration includes admittance to the technical sessions, exhibition, reception on the exhibition floor, coffee breaks, daily networking luncheons and one digital proceedings code.  

  Price By February 20 Price After February 20
Full Conference Registration — IADC/SPE Members USD 1050 USD 1150
Full Conference Registration — Nonmembers USD 1150 USD 1250
Presenting Authors or Committee Members USD 850
University Students
University students must show a valid student ID to register. If you register online, you will have to show an ID when you pick up your badge on-site.
USD 85
Spouses USD 80

Don't forget to check the Additional Ticketed Items for more registration options!


Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday

  Price By February 20 Price After 20 February 
Technical Sessions and Exhibition: Member

USD 600

USD 650
Technical Sessions and Exhibition: Nonmember

 USD 700

USD 750
Technical Sessions and Exhibition:  Speaker/Presenting Author/Committee Member

USD 350

USD 350

Don't forget to check the Additional Ticketed Items for more registration options!


Training courses are not included in the conference fee.

2-Day Training Course (4-5 March) — IADC/SPE Members USD 1400
2-Day Training Course (4-5 March) — Nonmembers USD 1800
1-Day Training Course (5 March) — IADC/SPE Members USD 750
1-Day Training Course (5 March) — Nonmembers USD 950

Don't forget to check the Additional Ticketed Items for more registration options!


These items and events require additional payment for attendance. Tickets may be available on-site, but many events sell out, so consider adding them at the time you register.

Conference Proceedings

If your registration category does not include a copy of the
conference proceedings, you may purchase a copy separately.
USD 150

Ticketed Events

Networking Lunch (Tuesday or Wednesday) USD 55

Young Professionals Networking Luncheon (Wednesday)

Includes access to the Exhibition on Wednesday afternoon. Does not require full conference registration. 

To register for the YP Luncheon only, email to registration@spe.org.

USD 50

DSATS Meeting and Reception

20 February
20 February
IADC/SPE Members USD 50 USD 60
Nonmembers USD 60
Students USD 20


Refund Deadline

Cancellations must be received in writing prior to 20 February 2018 for you to receive a full refund. No refunds offered after 20 February. Email cancellation requests DrillingConf@experient-inc.com, fax to +1.301.694.5124 international, or mail to IADC/SPE Registration, Attn: Drilling Conference, 5202 President’s Court, Ste 310, Frederick, MD 21703 USA


Consent to Use of Photographic Images

Attendance at or participation in IADC/SPE events and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to IADC/SPE’s use and distribution of the registrant’s image or voice in promoting future IADC/SPE events in any way IADC/SPE deems appropriate.


Your Investment

Any income from this event will be invested back into IADC and SPE to support many other programs. When you attend an IADC or SPE event, you help provide even more opportunities for industry professionals to enhance their technical and professional competence. 


Badge Pickup

Badges will be available for pick-up on-site at the registration desk.

Registrants will be allowed two free badge reprints.  Any additional badge reprints will be USD 20 each. Please safeguard your conference badge.

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