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Going Beyond the Limits: Emerging Technologies for a Sustainable Energy Balance

For over 25 years, LACPEC continues to meet the existing, emerging, and future technical needs for the upstream petroleum sector. Be a part of this premier event, chaired by Felipe Bayón, Ecopetrol, and discover the key drivers influencing and shaping the region, while driving operational excellence in the upstream petroleum sector.

The most cited benefits by past attendees are the excellent topic selection and opportunity to make valuable new business contacts with over 1,000 oil and gas professionals from around the world.

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Together for the First Time: LACPEC and the International Conference on HSE and Sustainability

SPE is offering two premier events with a single registration! By co-locating these two conferences, attendees will have access to both technical programs and a shared exhibition. Visit the International Conference on HSE and Sustainability Website ►



  • Enhance your knowledge of unconventional resources, case studies, technology, and, reservoir management, sustainability, and more through a highly focused technical program. Presented papers will be available in OnePetro (opens new window)

  • Growth your network and connect with E&P leaders including SPE President, Shauna Noonan; Olivier Le Peuch, COO, Schlumberger; Robert Palmer, President – Domestic Onshore Oil and Gas Operations, Occidental Petroleum; Fawaz K. Bitar, Head of Upstream Executive Office, BP and Chairman, IOGP; and more

  • Participate in the joint Executive Plenary Session, "State of the Industry and Path Forward – Sustainable Energy Shaped by Innovation and Engagement."

  • Tour an exhibition in conjunction with our sister conference that highlights new technologies to streamline operations, reduce costs, and keep employees safe

  • Gain actionable insights and strategic partnerships for capitalizing on the region’s oil and gas opportunities

  • Maximize your learning experience by taking advantage of the pre-conference training courses and earn CEUs 


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


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