The Annual International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE)

The purposes of  the annual ISOPE Conference are to:

by developing focused session topics with high-quality papers accepted after rigorous review, promoting interdisciplinary interaction and fellowship between academia and industry.

The annual ISOPE Conference has been held alternatively among the continents, and has had participants from more than 50 countries.  Since ISOPE-92 San Francisco, the annual ISOPE Conferences have been held with the world's largest technical program of its kind with average 320-510 refereed papers.

To submit papers to the annual ISOPE conference, please visit Call for Papers.

History of the Annual ISOPE Conference:

List of Latest Cooperating Societies for the Annual ISOPE Conference

Major petroleum-related companies of speakers, organizers and participants:


Shell-Houston, Shell Research-Rijswijk and Den Haag, Norsk Shell, Sarawak Shell, Kvaerner Doris, Offshore Concrete, UNOCAL-Thailand, Amoco (UK), Amoco-Houston, Exxon Production Research Co., Exxon Research and Engineering Corp., ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co., ExxonMobil Development Co., Esso Malaysia, Marathon Oil, Phillips Petroleum, Mobil Dallas and North Sea, UNOCAL, ARCO, Chevron-USA, Conoco (USA), ConocoPhillips, Gulf Canada, Hibernia Management, Lasmo Nova Scotia, Pertamina, Petronas, PTT, Saudi Aramco, Petrobras, BHP, ONGC, CNOOC, CNPC, COIC, Cosmo, Japex, JNOC, Japan Drilling, NMRI, PARI, Universal Shipbuilding Co., PEDCO (Korea), GazProm, MorNefteProm, Sakhalinmorneftegas, VNIIST, Sakhalin Oil and Gas (Russia), Total Sakhalin Energy Investment, Rubin, Corall, Norwegian Petroleum Directorate, Statoil-Stavanger and Trondheim, Saga Petroleum, Norsk Oil & Energy, BP-UK, BP-Alaska, Elf Aquitaine, Elf Norway, Canmar, Danish Oil & Gas, and more.


Ifremer, IFP, Principia, DnV, ABS, Lloyd's, NK, German Lloyds, McDermott, Brown & Root Energy, INTEC Eng,, Norwegian Contractors, Aker Engineering, JP Kenney, SINTEF, NHL, MARINTEK, NORUT, Ugland, Kvaener, NRC Canada, NAM, Stork, TNO, MARIN, Heeremac, Bechtel, UK HSE, British Gas, John Brown Engineering, GEC-Marconi, Cooper Offshore Engineering, VTT, GKSS, Thyssen, EWI, TWI, CSM, Mitsubishi, Mitsui, Nippon Steel, Sumitomo Metals, Sumitomo, Kawasaki,Kobe Steel, JAMSTEC, SRI, MMAJ, Obayashi, Shimizu, Hyundai, Daewoo, MOERI, POSCO, Krylov, AARI, VNIIST, Russian Academy, Murmansk Marine, Snamprogetti, Tecnomare, Italian Register, Samsung, KOGAS, and more.


In addition, almost all major petroleum and marine research organizations, heavy industries, and universities around the world.


This page was last edited on April 11, 2006.