The OTC Asia 2018 Programme Committee invites you to submit a paper proposal highlighting excellence and innovation in your technical and technology advancements, and new efficient processes and solutions in offshore E&P that will help the industry stay competitive and achieve long-term sustainability.


Submission Deadline: 10 May 2017

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Find out how you can submit a paper and participate in the region's premier offshore event!

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Areas of Interest 
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Step-by-step Submission Guide



Areas of Interest

Take a look at the paper proposal categories and decide which is the most suited for your paper.

Paper proposal categories are used to direct the paper proposals to the appropriate subject-matter experts for evaluation.

  • Alternative/Offshore Renewable Energy
  • Artifical Lift
  • Asset Integrity Management
  • Autonomous Vehicles for Offshore Exploration
  • Basement Plays
  • Brownfield Redevelopment
  • Decommissioning and Abandonment
  • Deep Seabed Mining
  • Deepwater Design and Development
  • Deepwater Dry Tree System
  • Deepwater Energy Efficient Offshore Support Vessels
  • Deepwater Production and Reservoir Management
  • Digital Operations
  • Drilling Technology
  • Emergency Response and Recovery
  • Facilities Engineering
  • Flexible Pipes
  • FLNG and Floating Systems
  • Flow Assurance
  • Fractured Carbonate Reservoirs
  • Full Life Cycle Planning
  • Geohazards
  • Geotechnical, Geoscience and Geophysics
  • Governance and Regulations
  • Health, Safety, Environment and Social Responsibility
  • High CO2 and Contaminated Fields
  • High Pressure High Temperature
  • Installation/Construction/Pipelay and Operations
  • Integrated Operaations
  • International Standards - Adapting to Local Requirements
  • IOR, EOR and EGR
  • Marginal Deepwater Production
  • Marginal Fields
  • Materials, Corrosion, Insulation and Inspection
  • Merocian/Hydrodynamics
  • Minimising Enviromental Discharge
  • Ocean Engineering Resources
  • Oil and Gas Facilities Security
  • Pipelines/Umbilicals
  • Production Maintenance and Chemistry
  • Project and Risk Management and Economics
  • Reservoir and Characterisation
  • Reservoir Surveillance Technology
  • Riser Systems
  • Sand Management
  • Sensors and Measurements for Environmental Hazards
  • Staion keeping in deepwater: Mooring vs Dynamic Positioning
  • Subsea Production and Processing System
  • Technical Integrity and Process Safety
  • Unconventional Resources
  • Wells Construction and Completion Technology


Step-by-Step Submission Guide

Here is a step-by-step guide to help you submit a paper proposal for OTC Asia 2018.

  1. Take a look at the paper proposal categories (listed above)
  2. Download the paper proposal submission guidelines
  3. Download a sample paper proposal for reference
  4. Submit your paper proposal online

Remember to submit your paper proposal by 10 May 2017!

For more information/assistance, please contact: klprog@otcnet.org