5–7 October 2020

Denver, Colorado, USA | Colorado Convention Center

ATCE Startup Village

Join the SPE ATCE Startup Village Virtually in October!

With a commitment by the committee to enrich the entire Startup Village program and reach a broader collection of competitors and participants, this year’s Startup Village event will be delivered virtually.  The committee anticipates to draw to the event more globally-diverse

  • Energy Startup competitors who will receive visibility among leaders in the upstream energy industry, recognition as technology leaders, the opportunity for awards, networking with leading energy investors, and mentoring.
  • participants who will have an opportunity to ask questions and gain insights from investors, industry representatives, and veteran entrepreneurs about building startups in a series of education sessions.

Be part of this year’s global expansion, and join the SPE ATCE Startup Village event day virtually on 6 October 2020!

ATCE Startup Village | Tuesday, 6 October

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ATCE Startup Village is a partnership between SPE and the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship at Rice University. The Startup Village consists of the Energy Startup Competition in the morning and expert presentations and table discussions in the afternoon.

Apply Now for the Energy Startup Competition

To enter the competition, startup companies must apply by 17 July 2020. There is no fee to apply or compete.

Apply Now 
and Join Our List of Award Winners!

Awards

 

Bryant Mueller,
on the Merits of ATCE Startup Village

 

We hope to see you at this year's ATCE Startup Village!


 

 

Startup Village Sponsorship

Give your organization maximum exposure to an audience of E&P professionals, including top decision-makers. Consider a sponsorship package at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. 

With the Startup Village sponsorship, you can target venture capitalists, angel investors, veteran entrepreneurs and industry leaders.

This is a great way to showcase your company's support of innovative technologies and newly-formed companies.
 

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Kirstie Boyle

Kirstie Boyle, 2018 Startup Village Award Winner, on the Significance of ATCE Startup Village and Startups

 

 

Energy Startup Competition

Launched in 2017, the Energy Startup Competition is a fast-paced competition showcasing emerging energy technology companies.

Competitors will receive visibility among leaders in the upstream energy industry, recognition as technology leaders, the opportunity for cash prizes, networking with leading energy investors, and mentoring.

The 12 finalist companies selected to present will have the opportunity to participate in a mentoring session before the Competition and will receive complimentary admission to ATCE.

On the morning of 6 October, they will compete for a portion of USD 70,000 or more in cash prizes. During the competition, each company will have 5 to 8 minutes to provide information about their company and technology to a group of venture capitalists, angel investors, and industry leaders.

In the afternoon, all participants will have an opportunity to ask questions and gain insights from investors, industry representatives, and veteran entrepreneurs about building startups.

Agenda | Tuesday, 6 October

0830–1200    Energy Startup Competition  

1300–1600    Table Discussions and Fireside Chats with Experts

1615–1645    Energy Startup Competition Awards

ATCE Startup Village Committee

Chairperson
David Reid, National Oilwell Varco

Committee
Luis Alcoser, BP
John Barratt, Oil and Gas Innovation
Brad Burke, Rice Alliance
Stuart Coleman, Chevron
Sean Ebert, Altira Group

Josh Etkind, Shell
Ambre Eyoum, Total
Bryant Mueller, Halliburton
Nii Nunoo, KPMG
Mike Party, Hess
Narayanan Radhakrishnan, National Oilwell Varco
Jose Silva, Xecta Digital Labs
Lynn Taggart, Baker Hughes
Tara Williams, Rice Alliance

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