700+ Delegates Took Part in the SPE Russian Petroleum Technology Conference

Posted on 23 October 2017

We are happy to share the excellent results shown by the SPE Russian Petroleum technology Conference that took place on 16-18 October 2017 in Moscow. The event was attended by 700+ delegates from the leading oil and gas companies, R&D institutes and universities.

SPE Anniversary

The celebration was held in a very warm and friendly atmosphere. The guests were entertained by the music band playing jazz, sand show devoted to the SPE history in the region, and the most popular among such activities were minting of SPE anniversary coins and caricatures.

Darcy Spady, the 2018 SPE President, played accordion the whole concert with the invited band, and the guests were very impressed by his playing. The celebration culminated in the SPE Birthday Cake cutting.

Conference Programme

The delegates gave positive feedback on the technical programme, the panel and technical sessions were very popular, and the ePosters were so full that people were standing in the doorways.


Students demonstrate the genuine interest in the 17RPTC. SPE Student Contest participants attended the conference, and volunteers from the SPE Gubkin Student Chapter helped SPE Staff at the venue.

Thank You Words

SPE expresses its gratitude to the conference sponsors: Schlumberger, Halliburton, Roxar, BP, LUKOIL, Zarubezhneft, Statoil, Chevron, Gazprom neft, Tatneft, Rock Flow Dynamics, Marine Research Center at Moscow State University.