Message from the Conference Chairperson
The SPE/IATMI Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Conference and Exhibition (APOGCE) 2019 will be held from 29 – 31 October 2019 in Bali, Indonesia.
A collaborative effort between SPE and IATMI, APOGCE has successfully established itself as the premier upstream technical event in the Asia Pacific region since 1999. This event continues to gather regional and global distinguished leaders, subject matter experts, technical professionals and practitioners across the energy value chain to share latest technical know-hows, best practices and innovative applications.
Over the past several years, the energy sector has had to navigate many hurdles across the entire value chain in responding to the new oil price environment. Many efforts were taken to contain costs and boost efficiency, the new paradigm propelled companies into a shifting landscape of incorporating emerging technologies and digital advancement as enablers to improve operations, increase safety, efficiency and speed of processes.
Themed “Advancing through Emerging Technologies and Digitalisation”, the APOGCE 2019 will take a deeper look into how rapid advances in technology and innovation continue to enable the industry to access challenging conventional and unconventional resources. In addition, to leverage the transformational impact of digitalisation and examine effective ways to incorporate new applications to transform businesses and operations to create values from exiting capacities in order to advance the industry.
On behalf of the Programme Committee, we invite you to submit your paper proposal for the APOGCE 2019, highlighting best practices and case studies that will help advance the industry to be more efficient and competitive before the deadline of 30 November 2018.
We thank you in advance for your participation and support, and we look forward to welcoming you to Bali, Indonesia in 2019.
Senior Vice President - Upstream Business Development,
PT PERTAMINA (Persero)