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CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF OTC

30 April–3 May 2018     ///     Houston, Texas, USA     ///     NRG Park

Schedule of Events

All events in conjunction with OTC 2018 will be held at NRG Park in Houston, Texas, USA unless noted otherwise.

NRG Park
1 NRG Pkwy
Houston, Texas 77054

At OTC 2018, we will begin our celebration of 50 years of OTC.

This celebration, culminating in 2019, is a recognition of our deep commitment to the people and companies who have helped us to reach this milestone.

We are grateful to the offshore energy industry, our exhibitors, and our attendees as we all uncover new techniques, technologies, and connections.

Be on the lookout for special events and programming geared toward this 50th Celebration. 

MONDAY, 30 APRIL

0700–1700            Registration
0730–0900            Topical Breakfasts
0900–1700            University R&D Showcase
0900–1730            Exhibition
0930–1200            Technical Sessions
0930–1130            OTC 50th Opening Ceremony
1215–1345            Topical Luncheons
1215–1345            OTC 50th Legacy Luncheon
1330–1700            Rice Alliance Startup Roundup
1400–1630            Technical Sessions
1430–1700            Chairman’s Panel on Energy Transformation
1600–1700            Spotlight on New Technology Presentation
1600–1800            Networking Event
1700–2000            OTC Party on the Parkway

Tuesday, 1 May

0730–1700           Registration
0730–0900           Topical/Industry Breakfasts
0900–1700           University R&D Showcase
0900–1730           Exhibition
0930–1200           Technical Sessions
1200–1400           Distinguished Achievement Awards Luncheon
1215–1345           Topical Luncheons
1400–1630           Technical Sessions
1600–1800           Networking Event
1905                      OTC Night at the Ballpark (Houston Astros game at                                 Minute Maid Park)

WEDNESDAY, 2 MAY

0730–1700            Registration
0730–0900            Topical/Industry/Ethics Breakfasts
0800–1100            OTC Energy Challenge High School Event
0900–1700            University R&D Showcase
0900–1730            Exhibition
0930–1200            Technical Sessions
1200–1630            The Next Wave Program
1215–1345            Topical Luncheons
1215–1800            WISE Networking Event
1400–1630            Technical Sessions

THURSDAY, 3 MAY

0730–1400            Registration
0730–0900            Topical/Industry Breakfasts
0900–1400            Exhibition
0900–1400            University R&D Showcase
0930–1200            Technical Sessions
1215–1345            Topical Luncheons
1400–1630            Technical Sessions