If you work or are interested in the oil and gas industry there will be something for you. All aspects of the industry will be covered from upstream, midstream, and downstream along with the latest in technology. Explore daily technical and strategic sessions, with special events to an exhibit hall packed with interactive booths and special exhibits.
Be part of moving energy forward and changing the conversation. Network with experts in the oil and gas industry as well as learn from the top leaders in the industry.
As a delegate, you have the opportunity to attend plenary sessions, technical forums, round tables, strategic sessions, U.S. sessions, ministerial sessions, ministerial round tables, and expert workshops. As well as the Opening Reception, Excellence Awards, USA Night, Dewhurst Lecture and Closing Ceremony. Complimentary shuttle service will also be available from the Congress hotels to the George R. Brown Convention Center.
You should expect to learn and engage with the brightest minds the industry offers as well as the highest level executives that are moving energy forward. You should leave more knowledgeable and inspired. You should expect something unexpected.
The World Petroleum Council (WPC) is a non-advocacy, non-political organization with charitable status in the U.K. and has accreditation as a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) from the United Nations (UN). The WPC is dedicated to the promotion of sustainable management and use of the world’s petroleum resources, for the benefit of all.
Once a delegate has registered and payment has been processed, a confirmation email will be sent which includes information and a link for registering an accompanying guest. There is a $750 registration fee for accompanying guests that allows access to the Congress exhibition and all special events but does not include Congress program sessions.
Yes, speakers, poster presenters, reviewers, moderators, or co-chairs of a session should have received a special registration link for their use. Speakers should not use the regular delegate or any other registration link. If you have questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our registration system will send a confirmation email to the email address provided when you registered. Please check your spam folder if you do not receive this confirmation. If you have not received confirmation within two business days, please contact us by email at email@example.com.
We accept the following credit cards: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, JCB, Diners Club International, and China UnionPay.
If you’d like to pay by invoice (Wire or ACH/EFT), please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or choose the option during the registration process. Please note that payment on bank transfers are due 30 days from invoicing and your registration status will remain pending until payment is received.
If you want to pay by credit card, you must use PayPal as our processor however setting up a PayPal account is not required. Once you have completed your registration details, simply click the red button “Checkout as Guest” to use your credit card.
For security reasons, all delegates are required to upload a photo that will be used for identification. You will have the opportunity to upload your photo when registering. All delegate badges provided on-site include a delegate photo for security purposes.
The best profile pictures are around 200×200 pixels such as passport style headshot and in a .jpg format.
Your Congress delegate registration provides access to plenary sessions, technical forums, round tables, strategic sessions, U.S. sessions, ministerial sessions, ministerial round tables, and expert workshops. It also provides access to special events and awards each day which will include Opening Reception, Excellence Awards, USA Night, Dewhurst Lecture and Closing Ceremony. Complimentary shuttle service will also be available from the Congress hotels to the George R. Brown Convention Center.
There is a box to check in the registration form if a letter of invitation is required. Once personal details have been added and registration confirmed, a letter is automatically emailed to the registrant. For special requests, please send an email to email@example.com.
We have a no-refund policy but we will honor substitutions by November 5. Delegates unable to attend due to visa or travel restrictions will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
After submitting the online application, every applicant must complete an interview. Volunteers will be selected on a first come, first served basis, depending on their intended time commitment and general flexibility. Once selected, volunteers must pass a criminal background check in order to participate.
The 23rd WPC requires a background check to ensure the protection and security of all participants. Background checks help us achieve a more efficient and safer work environment for our event. All information in the application and any acquired through the background check will remain confidential and is used only for screening and placement purposes.
The WPC Organizing Committee is taking all necessary precautions to ensure the safety of our staff, volunteers & delegates. In the ever changing landscape of the pandemic, our team stays up to date on the most recent protocols from our local, state and national levels of government. Before the event, volunteers will be well informed on our COVID-19 processes which may include but will not be limited to additional sanitation throughout the building, required PPE, and social distancing measures.