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CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF OTC

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

Schedule of Events

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

Join us for special events and programming geared toward this 50th Celebration. Learn more.

For the first time at OTC, attendees can experience the latest in Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) technology.

Mark your calendar and plan to attend these drone technology demonstrations!

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

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 50th Celebration - 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

 

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