Call for Papers

Call for papers is closed. Authors will be notified of the status of paper proposals by the end of March 2019 and manuscript submission deadline is on 12 July 2019.

 

Submission Information

A proper review of your paper proposal requires that it contain adequate information on which to make a judgment. Download our instructions guide (pdf) to assist you with preparing your paper proposal.

The paper proposal should have the necessary clearance before it is submitted to APOGCE 2019. Prospective authors should advise of any clearance problems when the paper proposal is submitted. Learn more about conference proposals and papers.

 

Technical Categories

The paper proposal categories below are used to direct the paper proposals to the appropriate subject matter experts for evaluation. Please indicate category designation on the online form where indicated.

 

  • Alliance & Partnering
  • Contracting & Procurement (Win–Win Operator/ Supplier Relationships)
  • Cost and Schedule Estimation
  • Decision Making Under Uncertainty
  • Economic Evaluation of Offshore Field Development Concepts
  • Fiscal Terms
  • Government Assurance
  • Government Regulation
  • Hedging
  • Insurance
  • Mergers/Acquisitions
  • Oil and Gas Economics and Decision Making
  • Opportunity Framing
  • Political Uncertainty
  • Project Management
  • Reserves Management
  • Risk Analysis (Probability)
  • Scenarios
  • Stage Gated Asset Development
  • Time to Market
  • Uncertainties and Market Forces

  • Artificial Lift
  • CO2   Fracturing
  • Coiled Tubing Operations
  • Complex Completions
  • Damage Removal
  • Early Production Facilities
  • High Water Cut Stimulation
  • Hydraulic Fracturing
  • Open Hole Completions
  • Pressure Maintenance
  • Sand Control
  • Separate Zone Production Technology
  • Smart Wells/Intelligent Completion
  • Thru-Tubing  Intervention
  • Well Stimulation Design
  • Workovers
  • Novel Production Technology
  • Well Integrity Assurance
  • Geothermal Reservoir Production

  • Compliant Towers
  • Deepwater Drilling and Production
  • Development of Marginal Offshore Fields
  • Flow Assurance
  • FPSO Concepts and Developments
  • Novel Floating Production Concepts
  • Production Management
  • Subsea Technology/Development
  • Tension Leg Platforms; Spars and Semi-Submersibles
  • Water Depth Frontiers
  • Dual-Gradient Drilling
  • Well Integrity Challenges

  • Batch Drilling/CTD Drilling
  • Casing Design
  • Casing Drilling
  • Cementing
  • Coiled Tubing Operations
  • Directional
  • Drilling Automation & Smart Drilling System
  • Drilling Optimisation
  • Drilling and Completion Fluids
  • HT/HP
  • Monobore Drilling
  • Operations
  • Performance Drilling
  • Pore Pressure Prediction
  • Tubulars
  • UBD/MPD
  • Well Abandonment
  • Well Control
  • Well Integrity
  • Wellbore Stability
  • Pad Drilling

  • Re-use / Abandonment / Decommissioning
  • Asset and System Integrity
  • Corrosion and Erosion
  • De-Bottlenecking  Facilities
  • Facilities Concept
  • Floating LNG
  • Flow Assurance and Thermodynamic
  • FPSO’s
  • Fuel Efficiency
  • Gas to Liquids
  • Hostile and Remote Environments
  • Managing Solids
  • Mobile Offshore Production Units
  • Multiphase Pumping and Metering
  • Not- Normally-Manned/Unmanned
  • Pipelines
  • Project Governance
  • Project Management
  • Rotating Equipment
  • Water Disposal

  • Deliverability and Swing Management
  • Gas Field Developments
  • Gas Field Monetisation
  • Gas Reserves Management
  • Gas Storage and Transport
  • Pipeline Transportation
  • Sources of Supply & Demand
  • Stranded Gas

  • Associated Gas Management and Disposal
  • CNG
  • Compression
  • Compact LNG
  • Cryogenic Applications
  • Gas to Liquid Technology
  • High CO2  / High Inerts/Sour Gas
  • Hydrate Control
  • Liquid Storage and Disposal
  • Membrane Separation
  • Onsite Electricity Generation
  • Transportation Technology

  • Carbon Price Signals
  • Community Development
  • CO2 Sequestration
  • Drilling Waste Management
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Resource and Environmental Protection
  • Greenhouse Gas Management
  • HSE
  • Land Title
  • Regulatory Aspects
  • Safety Cases
  • Sustainability and Stewardship
  • Total Fluids Management
  • Well Integrity

  • Benchmarking
  • Competency Measurement and Development
  • Experience Gap
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Outsourcing
  • Recruitment
  • Remuneration
  • Supply and Demand Forecast
  • Training and Development
  • Workplace / Environment
  • Young Professionals (YP’s)
  • Gender Gap

  • Chemical Flooding
  • Fast Tracking EOR Implementation
  • Field Implementation, Surface Facilities and HSE Challenges
  • Gas Pressure Maintenance
  • Gas Injection / CO2  Flooding
  • Microbial EOR
  • Miscible Methods
  • Nanotechnology for EOR
  • Near Well Bore IOR
  • New Techniques
  • Sweep Improvement and Profile Modification
  • Thermal Methods
  • Waterflooding

  • Collaborative Environment
  • Corporate Knowledge Retention and
  • Monetisation
  • Data Acquisition
  • Data Management
  • Data Security
  • Getting the Most from the Big Data
  • Global Best Practice: Effective IT
  • Knowledge Sharing
  • Remote Monitoring/ Witnessing
  • Telemetry
  • Value of Data Management

  • Recent or past notable oil and gas projects, with an emphasis on the full value chain of the project
  • Low-Cost Solutions to Optimise Production

  • EPC Capability & Capacity
  • Offshore Support Vessels
  • Pipelaying Capability & Fleet Capacity
  • Rig Fleet Management
  • Rig Capability & Fleet Capacity
  • Rig Design and Reliability Advances

  • 4D Seismic
  • Advanced Reservoir Geomechanics
  • By-Passed Pay
  • Fluid Properties
  • Formation Damage
  • Formation Evaluation
  • Geomechanics
  • Geostatistics
  • Laboratory to Simulator
  • Open Hole and Cased Hole Logging
  • Petrophysics
  • Phase Behaviour
  • Production Enhancement
  • Relative Permeability
  • Residual Oil and Gas Saturations
  • Sedimentology and Depositional
  • Modelling
  • Seismic Technology
  • Thin Bedded and Low Resistivity
  • Reservoirs
  • Well Diagnostic
  • Well Testing and Pressure Transient Analysis

  • Assisted History Matching
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Model Conditioning
  • Network Modeling
  • Numerical Simulation
  • Streamline Simulation
  • Stream-tube Modeling
  • Up-Scaling

  • Automated Field Optimisation
  • Dynamic Appraisal
  • Front End Evaluation
  • Integrated Asset Development
  • Integrated Production Model
  • Multidisciplinary Field Development
  • Parallel Appraisal/Development
  • Phased Developments
  • Real-Time Data
  • Reducing Cycling Time
  • Reservoir/Asset Management
  • Reservoir Surveillance
  • Simulation & Forecasting
  • Digital Field

  • Coal Bed Methane
  • Coal-To-Liquid
  • Fractured Basement Resources
  • Gas Hydrates
  • Geothermal Energy
  • Heavy Oil and Bitumen Resources
  • Leveraging Existing Infrastructure
  • Reuse of Facilities and Equipment
  • Shale Oil/Gas
  • Tight Oil/Gas
  • Underground Gasification of Coal

  • Mature Fields
  • Natural Gas Resources
  • Marginal Field Development
  • Redevelopment of Mature Fields