About this Conference

We're going VIRTUAL!

SPE Canada Unconventional Resources and Heavy Oil Conferences will 
virtually be held 28 September – 2 October 2020.


We are currently in the process of transitioning the schedules and technical programs to the virtual platform. Please visit the websites for updates in the coming weeks. Follow up communications will be sent to registered attendees, sponsors, and exhibitors.

Thank you for your patience and understanding!

The co-located SPE Canadian Unconventional Resources and Heavy Oil Technical Conferences are the premier platform in North America to enable the exchange of information through case studies, technical advancements, and business strategies that allow energy projects to deliver favorable returns at prevailing oil prices.


The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is a not-for-profit professional association whose more than 153,000 members in 143 countries are engaged in oil and gas exploration and production. SPE is a key resource for technical knowledge providing publications, events, training courses, and online resources. 

The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is a not-for-profit organization. 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. Scholarships, certification, the Distinguished Lecturer program, and SPE's energy education program Energy4me are just a few examples of programs that are supported by SPE.