Offshore Technology Conference • 1-4 May 2017 • NRG Park • Houston, Texas, USA


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Cost to Attend

The registration fee includes admittance to the technical sessions and exhibition.

Registration Types:

Member **


4-Day Registration 

USD 180

USD 280

1-Day Registration 

USD 140

USD 240

1-Day Student (with valid university ID)

Complimentary for members and nonmembers

4-Day Student (with valid university ID)

USD 100 for members and nonmembers

OTC 2017 Proceedings (CD and mobile app)*

USD 110

USD 175

OTC 2017 Proceedings (mobile app or OnePetro)*

USD 110

USD 175

* Special event tickets and CD Proceedings must be purchased separately. Proceedings pick up available onsite at the badge holder/proceedings counters in the lobbies of the NRG Center and NRG Arena.
Spouses are charged the same fees as an attendee, if in attendance.

Special Event Tickets

You are encouraged to purchase special event tickets with your advance registration because seating is limited.

OTC Training Courses

Saturday, 29 April Varies

OTC Distinguished Achievement Awards Luncheon 


USD 75 each

The Next Wave (includes breakfast, lunch, and reception)


USD 60 each

Networking Event: Diversity, Communication, and Leadership hosted by WISE: Women in the Industry Sharing Experiences 2017 


USD 60 each

Topical and Industry Breakfasts


USD 60 each

Topical Luncheons


USD 60 each

d5: The Next Big Thing

Rice University, Jones School of Business
Shell Auditorium

Discounted rates are available for 3 or more individuals. Three tickets for the price of two (USD 990).

Six tickets for the price of four individuals from the same company (USD 1980). This package includes registration and the company name mentioned as Innovation Leaders during opening remarks.

Contact for the offer.

Friday, 5 May

USD 495


Badge Pickup

Advance registrants receive their OTC conference badges in the mail if they reside in the US and register before 4 April 2017.
Attendees from outside the US or those who register after 4 April can pick up their badge on-site or at one of the following, convenient remote locations:

George Bush Intercontinental Airport
(downstairs in the International Baggage Claim area)

  • Saturday, 29 April–Monday, 1 May (0900–1600 hours)

Hyatt Regency Houston (downtown)
1200 Louisiana
Houston, Texas 77002
(lobby near coffee shop)

  • Thursday, 27 April–Friday, 28 April (1000–1500 hours)
  • Monday, 1 May–Tuesday, 2 May (0600–1200 hours)

Hyatt Regency Galleria
2626 Sage Road
Houston, Texas 77056
(lobby by front desk)

  • Sunday, 30 April (1000–1500 hours)
  • Monday, 1 May (0700–1200 hours)

Conference registrants will be allowed two free badge reprints. A fee of USD 50 will be charged for additional badge reprints.

Photo Identification Required

To ensure a secure conference, a government-issued photo identification (passport or driver's license) is required. Items may be subject to search before entering the OTC areas at NRG Park.

Important Security Measures

To ensure a secure conference, a government-issued photo identification (passport or driver’s license) is required. All bags, including purses and laptop cases, will be subject to search before you enter any OTC areas. For safety reasons, luggage is not allowed on-site at OTC. A luggage check will be available to attendees.

No one under the age of 15 will be admitted onto the exhibit floor. 

Travel and Hotels

Learn more about how to reserve accommodations at an official OTC hotel, generate a Visa letter, or navigate Houston. 

Cancellation Policy

To receive a refund, all cancellations must be received in writing no later than 17 April 2017. Cancellations made after 17 April will not be refunded.
Send cancellation requests by email to, by fax to +1.301.694.5124, or by mail to:
5202 President's Court, Ste 310
Frederick, MD 21703 USA

Please note that if you have already registered for OTC 2017, refunds will not be given if you receive a complimentary guest pass. No exceptions. 

Travel time to NRG Park: Please ensure sufficient travel time to account for traffic and weather. No refunds will be given for late arrivals for any ticketed event. Also please remember that parking at NRG Park is cash only.

Ask a Registration Question

Contact Experient at 1.888.269.6829 (888-269-OTC9) (US and Canada only) or +1.847.996.5828, from 0900–1700 hours EST Monday-Friday, or by email (attendees or exhibitors). 

Join an OTC sponsoring organization and save money

OTC is brought to you by membership organizations that cover all aspects of the energy industry. 
As a member of one or more societies, you will gain technical knowledge and build relationships that will benefit you throughout your career. Members also receive discounted registration to OTC. 

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