11 Dec 08:30 - 12 Dec 17:00 - Dubai
Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai
The Middle East market has remained resilient through the downturn; however, this region continues to face challenges regarding workforce development, drilling efficiency, safety and security, and equipment maintenance. The IADC Drilling Middle East 2018 Conference & Exhibition is designed to be a premier event for drilling professionals, including engineering, management and operational personnel, and is aimed to catalyze improvement in drilling industry performance. It will bring together industry leaders and drilling professionals to discuss challenges and share best practices. Cutting-edge technology advances, including drilling automation, will be featured, as will case studies of relevant technical achievements. This premier event also will highlight evolving approaches to safety and training, providing practical information on new tools and processes that can be used to improve HSE performance.
IADC Drilling Middle East 2018 will focus on real challenges facing the drilling industry today and those that will ultimately shape the industry in the future. IADC invites submission of abstracts for new and practical solutions aimed toward improving industry performance. Presentations that focus on lessons learned and how those lessons point toward a way forward will be particularly valued — how the lessons of yesterday and today can produce a vision for tomorrow.