Call for papers

The SPE Northern West Virginia Section is pleased to announce the call for abstracts for the 2020 SPE Eastern Regional Meeting, to be held September 16-18, 2020 at the Nemacolin Woodlands Resort in Farmington, PA. Papers on technology in the following areas are being sought, with a specific interest in case studies:


Wellbore Design, Drill Bits, Drilling Operations, Drilling Fluids and Materials, Casing and Cementing


Completion Selection and Design, Hydraulic Fracturing, Completions Evaluation, Recompletion, Fracture Diagnostics including Microseismic, Fiber Optics, Tracers, and Fracture Mapping

Production, Facilities and Operations

Artificial Lift Systems, Design and Optimization, Multiphase Flow in Wells, Production Monitoring and Control, Facility Design and Optimization

Reservoir Description and Dynamics

Management of Challenging Reservoirs, Reserves Evaluations, Reservoir Geology, Geophysics, and Geomechanics

Digital Technology and IoT

Digital Platforms, Data Collection and Analysis, Wellsite Telemetry and IoT, Machine Learning and AI Systems Implementation

Health, Safety and Environmental

Environment, Safety, Sustainability/Social Responsibility

The technical program is designed to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas with a special focus on unconventional reservoirs, particularly the Marcellus and Utica shales. The Technical Program Committee encourages you to help shape the technical program by submitting paper proposals for publication and subsequent presentation at this fall’s meeting.

Thank you for your interest in this event, and please contact the planning committee should you have any questions.

Holly Evans

Technical Program Chair

Advanced Resources Intl

Submission Deadline

March 23rd, 2020

11:59 PM CST


Holly Evans