Events calendar 2020


11-13 AAPG Global Super Basins Leadership Conference 2020

Sugar Land, TX, USA

The Super Basins Global Leadership Conference will bring together experts on the world’s richest energy basins to study the geoscience architecture, explore the technology, and to anticipate opportunities in basins that have unrealized potential. Super Basins 2020 will focus on some of the top questions surrounding the most petroliferous basins in the world.

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19-20 SPE Symposium: ESP Journey to the Future 2020

Muscat, Oman

The SPE Symposium is a specialised biannual event on Electrical Submersible Pump (ESP) systems. It offers a unique opportunity for participants to meet with ESP experts from across the globe to broaden their technical knowledge and explore and analyse future innovations and challenges.

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20 Frontier Spring Reception 2020

London, UK

Frontier’s Spring Reception is an opportunity to restore old relationships and make new connections. Aimed at senior level executives in oil, gas and the wider energy space, this convivial evening will feature an industry speaker followed by a networking drinks reception in a central London location. Come and catch up with your peers.

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25-27 IP Week 2020

London, UK

20% off for GeoExPro subscribers – please use discount code GEXIP20 when booking. As one of the biggest events in the energy sector, IP Week brings together over 1,500 industry professionals from over 50 countries, making this internationally renowned event the place to hear the latest news and updates, debate key issues, share new ideas and network to form partnerships with oil and gas operators, clients and investors.

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3-5 APPEX 2020

London, UK

APPEX Global, the event that brings together upstream decision-makers with access opportunities, ideas and event-makers. Find out who is farming-out what globally, and why it should compete for your time and investment.

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16-19 GEO 2020

Manama, Bahrain

For 26 years, the GEO exhibition and conference has been at the forefront of petroleum geoscience. GEO has fast become a next generation energy event, hosting major NOCs, IOCs, manufacturers, technology providers and service companies – all of whom play an active role in the global energy value chain.

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6-9 EAGE Digital 2020

Vienna, Austria

EAGE Digital 2020 - the First EAGE Digitalization Conference and Exhibition marks EAGE’s latest advance in the field of digital transformation, following on from an incredible growth in the area over the last number of years. EAGE Digital 2020 brings together leaders of the digitalization industry with the greatest researchers in the field for a unique conference and exhibition experience, featuring innovative panel sessions, coding challenges, and much more.

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15-16 SPE Symposium: Unconventionals in the Middle East - From Exploration to Development Optimisation 2020

Manama, Bahrain

The SPE Unconventionals symposium is a platform for experts to discuss the challenges and future potential of unconventional resources in the region. The aim is to enable knowledge and experience sharing in the form of case histories, recent innovations, technological developments, as well as methodologies and approaches used during the different stages of unconventional play cycles.

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22 SPE Norway Subsurface Conference 2020

Bergen, Norway

Renowned as the most significant forum in Norway for oil and gas professionals. Established for more than 30 years and formerly known as the SPE Norway One Day Seminar, the SPE Norway Subsurface Conference brings together the E&P industry to expand industry technical knowledge, connect with innovators and leaders and address technical challenges facing upstream oil and gas professionals. This event provides unrivalled technical content exploring a diverse range of oil and gas disciplines, whilst providing an interactive and collaborative learning experience. Staged in an intimate setting, this seminar aims to advance your technical knowledge and allow you to make new industry contacts with like-minded individuals. Listen, contribute and be heard at SPE Norway Subsurface Conference.

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29-30 Seismic 2020

Aberdeen, UK

The role of Seismic in the Energy Mix is vitally important. Seismic 2020 will cover the entire spectrum of seismic technology from exploration through development and production to re-purpose or abandonment – the full lifecycle of the asset. Get involved by either submitting an abstract, sponsoring, exhibiting or attending.

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5-6 DEVEX 2020

Aberdeen, UK

DEVEX is the only technical conference of its size which is focused on the full cycle of reservoir discovery, evaluation, development and recovery in the UK and provides excellent opportunities for engineers and geoscientists to come together and share knowledge. This year marks the 17th DEVEX Conference and we will focus on how new ways of working and the role of technology will shape the present and the future of the basin; what this will mean for our industry and the opportunities for new entrants or industries beyond E&P.

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11-13 GeoConvention 2020

Calgary, Canada

GeoConvention 2020 is a unique experience to learn about the latest technologies, workflows and advancements from throughout the Geosciences. With access to content from partner societies representing a diverse collection of earth science disciplines, including geology, geophysics, petrophysics, minerals, water, earth, environment and the energy world, GeoConvention 2020 is a once-in-a-decade opportunity to enhance your skills and knowledge while you share and network with Canada's largest integrated geoscience conference.

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12-14 PESGB GeoLiteracy Tour 2020

London & Aberdeen, UK

Mountains are the expression of a constantly changing planet, modifying its surface, climate and chemistry. Mountains have been worshiped, conquered and explored. Mountains have made and shaped civilisations. Join Professor Mike Searle from the University of Oxford, as he uses his experience as a geologist and extreme mountaineer, to unravel the complex history of the greatest continental collision in the last 500 million years of Earth history.

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12-13 NCS Exploration 2020

Oslo, Norway

The NCS has proven to be a world class petroleum province. This year’s conference will focus on marginal discoveries in mature basins. This conference is aimed at all-round explorationists with a need to get updated on recent discoveries that give high values for both the oil companies and the host country. While lots of discoveries are made on the NCS every year, the volumes in individual discoveries are generally small. What does it take to find substantially more oil and gas?

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20-21 Africa E&P Summit 2020

London, UK

The Africa E&P Summit & Exhibition brings together Africa’s upstream industry at a world-class venue in London for a unique event shaped for companies active in Africa’s oil & gas game and provides unrivalled insight into the Continent’s fast changing exploration horizon. Hear directly from key players and decision-makers from corporate players active in Africa through to fast-moving independents, finance, legal and service & supply companies and African governments and NOC’s seeking investors.

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18 Frontier Summer Reception 2020

London, UK

Frontier’s Summer Reception is an opportunity to restore old relationships and make new connections. Aimed at senior level executives in oil, gas and the wider energy space, this convivial evening will feature an industry speaker followed by a networking drinks reception in a central London location. Come and catch up with your peers.

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24-25 PESGB Asia Pacific 2020

London, UK

This geoscience technical conference will highlight the successes and learnings, from the regional to reservoir scale, with numerous opportunities for discussion and networking. By its very nature, the event attracts an international audience, including many of the key players in the Asia Pacific Region.

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21-22 Europe Mediterranean E&P Summit 2020

London, UK

The Europe Mediterranean E&P Summit & Exhibition brings together Europe and the Mediterranean upstream industry at a world-class venue in London for a unique event shaped for companies active in Europe and the Mediterranean oil & gas game and provides unrivalled insight into the region’s fast changing exploration horizon. A showcase of the key prospects in the region and an opportunity for key players and decision-makers from corporate players through to fast-moving independents, finance, legal and service & supply companies and governments to share and collaborate on E&P developments in the region.

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19 Frontier Big Five Board Awards 2020

London, UK

The Big Five Board Awards 2020 offer an unrivaled evening of networking for Africa's leading oil and gas companies and senior executives in a reception-style event for these long-respected and annual accolades. Awarded since 1997 and with over 100 recipients to date, the Big Five Board Awards enter an incredible 24th year. The event supports the plight of African wildlife and aims to raise funds for various conservation projects on the African Continent with a charity auction.

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24-26 PETEX 2020

London, UK

PETEX, the largest subsurface-focused E&P conference and exhibition in the UK returns in November 2020 at the iconic Business Design Centre, London. The technical programme will focus on how we can shape the future of our industry and will discuss the latest global activity in exploration, field development, reservoir management and enabling technologies. Complementing the technical programme, the exhibition will feature industry operators, service companies, national oil companies, financial companies and professional organisations.

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All year events

20-20 Energistics

Energistics provides the global upstream oil and gas industry with an open consortium to define, develop and maintain data standards. Energistics is dedicated to informing, educating and supporting all stakeholders to ensure a rapid and effective adoption of the standards in the pursuit of interoperability, efficiency and data integrity.

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20-20 Finding Petroleum

Founded in 2008, Finding Petroleum runs events throughout the year that provide an impartial platform for Oil & Gas professionals to gather, exchange ideas and discuss subjects that are relevant to the many challenges that are faced throughout an industry which is always innovating to meet changing global needs. With events held in London, Aberdeen and Stavanger, our subject matter range from - Finding Oil & Gas, new technologies and improved production, security, safety, environmental issues, working with differing government and public opinion to seismic surveys, exploration developments and much more.

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