Participating at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC)

Every year PTI is engaging academia experts and students to manage the booth at the OTC and arrange for special events to highlight the University of Houston College of Technology, and its energy programs. This opportunity allows students to demonstrate accomplishments, learn about the industry and network with oil and gas professionals. The best, oil and gas industry related senior students’ projects will be displayed!  

The UH College of Technology will feature the Petroleum Technology Initiative, and other Engineering Technology Department programs during the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), May 4-7, 2015 at Reliant Center in Houston.

The OTC is a not to be missed oil and gas industry event. Come and help us at the Booth and get an excellent opportunity for learning and networking with thousands of professionals! Sign up!

Considered the world's foremost event for the offshore industry, technical sessions will feature emerging technologies, project updates, best practices, safety and environmental issues, and the changing regulatory environment.


The OTC in May 2014 was the largest! The conference attendance reached a 46-year history high of 108,300, the highest in show history and up 3.3% from last year 2013. The sold-out exhibition footprint was the largest in show history at 680,025 sq. ft., up from 652,185 sq. ft. in 2013.

The event had 2,568 companies representing 43 countries, including 163 new exhibitors in 2014. International companies made up 44% of exhibitors.