Due to ongoing global public health concerns and following extensive consultation with our key partners and stakeholders, LACPEC and the International Conference on HSE and Sustainability have been rescheduled to 28–30 July 2020 at the Ágora Convention Center.

SPE is committed to delivering rich technical programs with participants from around the globe. We will be contacting all speakers, authors, exhibitors, sponsors, and attendees with regards to the new arrangements.

Thank you for your understanding of these complex circumstances. Read more

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.


Video credit: Ecopetrol




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)

  • Grow your network and connect with E&P leaders including 2020 SPE President, Shauna Noonan; Olivier Le Peuch, CEO, Schlumberger; Maria Fernanda Suarez, Minister of Mines and Energy, Colombia; Robert Palmer, President–Domestic Onshore Oil and Gas Operations, Occidental Petroleum; Fawaz K. Bitar, 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."


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.


Thank you to Our Sponsors and Endorsing Organizations!