The IADC Annual General Meeting is recognized as the keynote conference for the drilling industry and provides ideal networking opportunities for participants. It features prominent speakers from industry and government.
2019 Event Demographics
Registrants by Job Title
- Quality, Health, Safety & Environment
- Company Owner/Corporate Officer
- Completion Engineer
- Drilling and/or Completion Operations
- Drilling Engineer
- Drilling & Completion Engineer
Registrants by Location
Your Safety is Our Priority
The health and safety of all IADC participants at our live conferences will be our highest priority.
Please view below the IADC safety standards for our conferences, which will be used alongside those imposed by the venue’s own regulations and protocols.
Sanitization stations will be accessible throughout the venue.
Frequent cleaning and disinfection will be carried out especially in areas of the conference room and further touchpoints.
Capacity will be limited in session rooms and luncheons.
Refrain from physical contact and practice social distancing.
We thank you for your support!
The International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) is a non-profit organization. Income from this event will be invested back into other IADC initiatives we develop to serve the drilling industry to connect, share knowledge, tackle common problems and develop solutions to critical issues in different parts of the world. By participating in an IADC event you will be improving and supporting your own industry.
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Venue & Hotel
NOTE: The negotiated room block will be released by the 10th of October. Please make your room reservations directly with the hotel. Please be sure to mention the IADC Annual General Meeting to obtain discounted rate.
Please note that there are several 3rd party companies actively approaching conference delegates and exhibitors by phone and email trying to sell hotel rooms at the contracted hotel for a cheaper rate than the published rate on this conference website. Please note that these companies do not represent IADC or the hotel, nor has IADC or the hotel authorized them 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 be sure to make your hotel reservations exclusively through the contracted hotel.
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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Below is a summary of events for travel and planning purposes.
Wednesday, 2 November
8:30 am IADC North America Onshore Advisory Panel Meeting (Committee Members Only)
8:30 am IADC Offshore Advisory Panel Meeting (Committee Members Only)
8:30 am IADC Drilling Services Advisory Panel Meeting (Committee Members Only)
Noon IADC Executive Committee Meeting (Committee Members Only)
3-5 pm Early Registration
5-7 pm Welcoming Reception
Thursday, 3 November
8 am HMH Keynote Breakfast
11:30 am Keynote Luncheon
4 pm IADC Board of Directors meeting (IADC Directors Only)
6-8 pm Annual General Meeting Reception
Friday, 4 November
8 am NOV Rig Census Breakfast & 2022 Contractor of the Year Award
There are five 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. Note: no refunds for cancellations of sponsorships will be issued.