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Digital Transformation: Enabling the Future

Sixth Annual Event

CTCE makes its return to Baku, Azerbaijan for its 6th annual event following a triumphant 5th edition in Kazakhstan in 2018. The event drew a wide range of high-profile international speakers, representing the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the biggest oil and gas companies and consortia in the Caspian region.

The 2019 event will take a look at the changing oil and gas industry throughout the Caspian region and worldwide drawing on regional and international oil and gas professionals expertise and best practice. It is the perfect platform for professional development, unique networking and the opportunity to exchange knowledge and experience among participants.


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Thank you to our Sponsors


Panel Session Topics Now Confirmed!


Past, Present and Future

Sustainability, Growth and Profit

New Generation Talent and Human Factors


Mark Your Calendar
for the Conference



ACCESS keynote panel sessions exploring key issues faced by the Caspian region



ENHANCE your knowledge with a full technical programme with a focus on research-based presentations to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, best practices, and experiences



GAIN innovative tactics and applicable tools and experience the latest technologies, products, and solutions from key players in the industry



EXPAND your professional network through excellent networking opportunities


Oil and gas professionals, experts, and managers

Service, supply and consulting companies

Government regulators

Health, safety, and environmental professionals and representatives

Local, national and international governmental organisations

Non-governmental organisations

Professional societies

Universities, research centres, and institutes




“KMG is delighted to continue its support of the SPE’s Annual Caspian Technical Conference & Exhibition (CTCE).  Over the last 5 years It has established itself and evolved into a must attend technical gathering in the Caspian Region that attracts lots of International interest and attendance and aids in the development of the Oil & gas industry. Both the Panel and Technical Sessions cover regional concerns professionally drawing on industry experts presentations and experiences. The quality of the technical content, in addition to the consistently high number of participants from across the region, indicates the importance of the event in life-long learning and technical competence in our staff.”​

John Richard Denis, General Director of Scientific Research Institute of Production and Drilling Technology, "KazMunayGas” SRI PDT KMG





“Socar has been heavily involved with this unique and inclusive event where the whole Azeri upstream technical oil & gas community (SPE, SEG, EAGE) can meet, exchange technological ideas with an ever growing international list of attendees.  With the attendance of high level speakers, delegates and technical authors from around the globe as well as Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Russia, this event is now a true Caspian Regional conference on the international stage.”​

Koshbaxt Yusifzade, First Vice President, SOCAR




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