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

Technical Program


The Offshore Technology Conference offers key insights by global experts on technological advances, safety, and environmentally focused solutions, and economic and regulatory impacts. 

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2018 Highlights

Celebrating 50 Years of OTC

Programming which reflects on our history, the current state of the industry, and what is on the horizon.

Faster Deployment of New Technologies

Solutions to reduce the development timeline and create project-ready technologies which meet current industry challenges.

Cost Reducing Tools and Techniques

Ways to decrease costs and improve overall value, while maintaining high standards for safety, operability, and reliability.

Integrating to Innovate

How advanced software, nanotechnology, and the digital revolution are integrating disciplines and triggering an historic transformation in the offshore energy sector.

Meeting Global Demand

Meeting the energy needs of fast-growing economies, while reducing carbon emissions and carefully considering the impact of digital technology.

Updates on World-Class Projects

The latest on landmark projects which have resulted in breakthrough technologies in a low oil price environment.

Global Participation

Executives from service companies and operators, including IOCs and NOCs, share accomplishments from projects in Canada, Malaysia, the Gulf of Mexico, and the North Sea.


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