The RDPETRO submission
deadline has been extended!

Submissions are now open until 14th March 2018

Submit your R&D Project or Innovative Idea

We’re looking out for the brightest and best innovations to drive the oil and gas industry forward. If you have an Innovative Idea or a R&D Project Proposal that helps solve one of our challenges you can submit our R&D Proposal through RDPETRO.

All received proposals will be evaluated by the Partners Technical Committee. All candidates will hear from the organiser by 31 March 2018. The R&D Project Proposals or R&D Innovative Idea Proposals are required to address one of the RDPETRO R&D program challenges, the best ones will be awarded with funds to conduct R&D Projects.

The RDPETRO submission deadline has been extended!
Submissions are now open until 14 March 2018


R&D PROJECT PROPOSAL is a comprehensive project document submitted to seek monetary funds from RDPETRO and its Partners (ADNOC, CNPC, JOGMEC, KNOC, KOC, Petronas, Schlumberger, Siemens, Total and Wintershell*).
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INNOVATIVE IDEA PROPOSAL is the starting point of a R&D Project for those who have ideas but not yet matured to be submitted as a R&D Project. Like the R&D Project Proposal the nature of this submission is to seek for monetary funds from RDPETRO and its Partners.
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*Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, Chinese National Petroleum Corporation, Japan Oil Gas and Metals National Corporation, Korea National Oil Corporation, Kuwait Oil Company, Petronas, Schlumberger, Siemens, Total and Wintershell are current RDPETRO Partners. Agreements are being finalised to include additional partners to RDPETRO.

Industry challenges

RDPETRO has an ambitious mandate to deliver real solutions to the biggest industry challenges. The programme covers a wide spectrum of upstream and downstream issues from flow assurance to leveraging unconventional resources to unlock new value. Visit the Technical Challenges to align your projects and ideas to the conference’s objectives.