“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
"This year's CTCE has been a great opportunity again for top E&P players in the region to share their expertise and experience with a focus on the imperative for adaptation in a volatile market. It highlighted the importance of Technology and disciplined Project Management so the region can compete in the world market and deliver energy at a competitive cost."
North Caspian Operating Company N.V.
"A must-attend event for the Kazakh oil and gas industry, it is the ideal platform for the exchange of professional experience and best practice among E&P professionals throughout the Caspian and further afield."
Deputy Managing Director
"SPE’s Annual Caspian Technical Conference & Exhibition is a vital industry event that continues to allow representatives of the region to communicate with colleagues from around the world and share their views on the industry trends in the oil and gas sector. Gathering together key industry players from the upstream technical oil & gas community, from both the Caspian region and internationally provides a thorough appraisal on the current challenges faced and facilitates the exchange of knowledge, best practices, and experiences.”
"SPE's prestigious CTCE event is significant for the Caspian oil and gas industry. The fourth annual edition taking place in Baku provides a unique opportunity for local and international oil and gas professionals to come together and share their challenges and experiences, enhance technical knowledge, build business networks, and help to progress understanding of new technologies and developments in the industry. I’m planning to attend and I hope to see you there."
2018 SPE President
"SOCAR is delighted to support and be associated with the SPE’s Annual Caspian Technical Conference & Exhibition for the second time. We have 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."
First Vice President
"I'm a witness and contributor to the story of CTCE since it started in November 2014 in Astana. This event has been established and evolved as a giant technical gathering in the Caspian Region that attracts lots of International interest and attendance. Both the Panel and Technical Sessions cover regional concerns very professionally with the inclusion of Operating & Service companies onboard. Significant development of the technical content of CTCE, in addition to the increasing number of participants, indicates the importance and growth of CTCE."
Senior Petroleum Engineer
Dragon Oil Turkmenistan
“The SPE specialised conference and exhibition held in Astana has become a very good platform for discussion of new technologies used in the oil and gas industry in Kazakhstan, exchange of experiences of professionals from different countries and is an overwhelmingly important event.”
Kazakhstan Association of Petroleum Geologists
"A must-attend event for the Kazakh oil and gas industry, it is the perfect platform for the exchange of professional experience and best practice and I continue to provide my support."
Vice-Minister of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan
"The SPE Annual Caspian Technical Conference & Exhibition continues to bring together top local and international oil and gas professionals to share challenges and experiences, enhance technical knowledge, build business networks, as well as progress understanding of new technologies and industry developments.”
Agip Caspian Sea
"ExxonMobil is proud to support the SPE Annual Caspian Technical Conference & Exhibition again this year. Now in its 5th year, it has become a key platform for local and international oil and gas professionals to share challenges and experiences, enhance technical knowledge, build business networks, as well as progress understanding of new technologies and industry developments.”
"The Caspian Technical Conference and Exhibition has shown that even during the extended period of low oil price, companies have been able to adapt and continue developing oil and gas resources in an efficient manner. It was discussed that digitalisation and localisation play a vital role in increasing efficiency of oil and gas development. Exchange of experiences and ideas happening at the conference promotes collaboration in the industry for more sustainable energy generation."
SPE Regional Director – Russia and Caspian