24-26 September 2018

Dallas, Texas, USA  

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center


Why Attend ATCE 2018?

SPE's flagship event, the Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE), takes place at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center on 24–26 September 2018 in Dallas, Texas, USA.

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The Opening General Session explores the important topic of digital transformation and the impact of data on performance.

Translating Big Data into Business Results

Eithne Treanor, E.Treanor Media
Alisa Choong, Shell
Gavin Rennick, Schlumberger
Doug Suttles, Encana
Darryl Willis, Google Cloud

Explore the Latest Industry Technologies and Trends at ATCE 2018

Attendees come from around the world to enhance their technical knowledge. More than 350 presentations in various E&P disciplines will help attendees learn about the innovative technologies, practices, and trends. Some of the key topics this year include:

  • Optimizing Production Through Surveillance
  • Artificial Lift Technology and Applications
  • New Developments in Reservoir Engineering
  • Petroleum Advanced Analytics
  • Advancements in Drilling Automation and Tools
  • Emerging Technologies for Reservoir Monitoring and Characterization

View the detailed schedule of technical topics and speakers at the link below.

ATCE Technical Program

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About the Conference

ATCE is SPE’s annual meeting of members and features groundbreaking papers and special technical events designed to accelerate the application of innovations in every technical discipline.


As an ATCE exhibitor, you can extend your brand and presence in the industry.

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Register to attend ATCE 2018. Sign up by 20 August to save with early-bird rates!

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