Virtual Conference Guidelines
Conferences maximize the exchange of ideas among attendees and presenters through brief technical presentations followed by extended Q&A periods. Focused topics attract an informed audience eager to discuss issues critical to advancing both technology and best practices.
Many of the presentations are in the form of case studies, highlighting engineering achievements and lessons learned. In order to stimulate frank discussion, no proceedings are published, and members of the press are not invited to attend.
Registered attendees will receive instructions by email on how to access the secure virtual platform for this conference.
Networking Sessions: Rethink How You Connect
Harness the power of virtual networking with professionals around the globe. Network with your colleagues and E&P professionals through the virtual networking sessions. Connect with presenters to further a discussion, share your takeaways, and more. Registered attendees will receive further instructions and how to join.
Proceedings from the conference will not be published; therefore, formal papers and handouts are not requested of speakers or panel members.
- An on-demand version of the live event sessions will be made available to attendees up to 90 days after the event.
- This conference qualifies for SPE Continuing Education Units (CEU) at the rate of 0.1 CEU per hour of the conference.
In remaining consistent with conference objectives and SPE guidelines, commercialism in presentations will not be permitted. Company logos should be used only to indicate the affiliation of the presenter(s).
Code of Conduct for the Virtual Event
At SPE events, oil and gas professionals come together from across the globe to discuss technical innovations and advancements in petroleum recovery, and to network with one another. SPE values the participation of all persons at its events, and seeks to provide them with a respectful, harassment-free and inclusive environment for all, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, ancestry, citizenship status, age, gender, sexual orientation, and others. At the same time, all persons are expected to be respectful and courteous to others throughout the event. Therefore, SPE has adopted this Event Code of Conduct (“Code of Conduct”). Read more.
Photography and Videography
SPE encourages open and respectful discussion in the live event environment, participants are not allowed to post images or video online without obtaining permission. Participants are required to respect the privacy of others and refrain from any unauthorized or unwelcomed recording or photography, including recording of any direct or indirect interactions or electronic messaging. Participants are not allowed to take photos or videos of presentation materials shown without prior written consent by the presenter.
Recording of complete oral presentations is not allowed unless these are done by a professional entity that has been contracted for this purpose by or on behalf of the organizer. Photo taking and recordings within the live event environment for professional use is not allowed without obtaining prior written permission from SPE.
All content contained within this live event is copyrighted either by SPE or other providers and its use and/or reproduction outside the portal requires express permission from the content owner(s).