2019 IADC Cybersecurity for Drilling Assets Conference

Start: 8 October 2019
End: 9 October 2019

Venue: Hilton Houston Post Oak Hotel
Location: Houston, Texas, USA

Conference Sponsors

Registration Information

Click Here To Register Online For This Event

  • Registration fee: IADC Member: $425  Non-Member: $510
  • Employees of federal regulatory agencies may be eligible for a 50% discount on conference registration.
  • Speakers and sponsors are not eligible for online registration. (Complete the Conference Registration Form PDF below)
  • In order to receive a letter of invitation, IADC requires payment via Wire Transfer. The wire transfer information is included on the registration form. (Complete the Conference Registration Form PDF below)
  • Click here to download the Conference Registration Form (PDF format)

Conference Links

For questions regarding the conference, please contact Stephanie Carling at stephanie.carling@iadc.org or +1.713.292.1945.


The 2019 IADC Cybersecurity for Drilling Assets Conference will examine existing cybersecurity regulations, industry best practices and standards of relevance for industrial control systems and drilling assets.  The event will convene timely technical papers and interactive panel sessions.

The Call for Abstracts has expired.  A conference program will be posted soon.

Authors of papers selected will receive confirmation letters and guidelines by 24 May 2019.


Conference Program Committee

Ben Ramduny, Seadrill
Juan Negrete, Rowan Companies
Michael Lewis, Chevron
Nathan Singleton, Helmerich & Payne, Inc.
Oren Niskin, Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc.
Sean Gray, Stena Drilling
Siv Hilde Houmb, Houmb Invest AS
Thomas Koithan, Weatherford
Zach Hrabak, Cameron, a Schlumberger company
Jim Rocco, IADC


Sponsorship Opportunities

There are four levels of sponsoring: Diamond sponsors, Platinum Sponsors, Gold Sponsors, and Silver Sponsors. Event sponsorships are also available and will be categorized by monetary contribution with the appropriate level of sponsorship. Please find the benefits of the sponsor packages below. The conference sponsor will receive high profile recognition before, during and after the conference.

Diamond Sponsor Header

Diamond $25,000
(10 Comps*)


Platinum $15,000
(5 Comps*)


Gold $10,000
(3 Comps*)


Silver $5,000
(1 Comp*)


Event sponsorships are also available!

For more information please contact:

Stephanie Carling, stephanie.carling@iadc.org or Lori Gagula, lori.gagula@iadc.org, at +1.713.292.1945.

* Comps refer to number of complimentary registrations

Hotel Information

Please make your room reservations directly with the hotel.
Please be sure to mention IADC to obtain discounted rate.

Hilton Houston Post Oak by the Galleria

2001 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056, United States
Phone: +1.713.961.9300
Room Rates: $179.00 per night (single or double)
Parking: $15 for 24 hours (discounted IADC rate)
Rates are available until 16 September 2019.
Click here to make your reservation online.

Click here to view the hotel website.

Warning: Please note that there is a company named Exhibition Housing Services (EHS) actively approaching conference delegates and exhibitors by phone and email trying to sell hotel rooms at the Hotel for a cheaper rate than the published rate on this conference website. Please note that Exhibition Housing Services does not represent IADC or the hotel, nor has IADC or the hotel authorized EHS to use their names or trademarks on information they send out to exhibitors and delegates.

To avoid being a victim of fraud, please do not give out your credit card details to any other party and make your hotel reservations exclusively through the Hotel.


Press Policy

Complimentary press registration is limited to one (1) person per company. This individual must be a titled editor, writer, reporter or other bona fide editorial representative of a legitimate industry or consumer publication. Publishers and sales and marketing specialists are excluded from this complimentary registration practice and must pay the full conference registration fee to attend an event.

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IADC Cybersecurity for Drilling Assets Conference