Where Deals Happen

Success is not just what you know, but who you know. NAPE serves the upstream oil and gas industry by hosting the world’s largest, most successful marketplace where the primary purpose is connecting decision makers and investors. For the upstream oil and gas industry, NAPE is where deals happen.

NAPE
Summit 2018

5 – 9 FEB
Houston, TX

Held every February in Houston, NAPE Summit is a trade show with a heavy focus on networking that brings together domestic and international decision makers to forge, facilitate and close deals.

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SUMMER
NAPE 2018

15 — 16 AUG
Houston, TX

More intimate than NAPE Summit, the regionally focused Summer NAPE is a must-attend event to network with the people and players who have firsthand knowledge of the opportunities and prospects trending in our industry.

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The Biggest. The Best.

NAPE is the world’s largest upstream exploration and production expo and provides a marketplace for the buying, selling and trading of oil and gas prospects.

50
M+

prospect acres on display in 2017 shows

55

hours of dealmaking and networking

1
M

handshakes

36

countries were represented at NAPE in 2017

850
K

business cards exchanged

Summit 2018
Speakers

GLOBAL BUSINESS CONFERENCE
Held on Wednesday, the conference invites leading executives, experts and speakers to examine E&P trends, legislative and regulatory challenges, technical advances and other topics of interest.

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Guest Speaker:
Doug Lawler, President & CEO Chesapeake Energy

Summit 2018
Speakers

NAPE CHARITIES LUNCHEON
Started in 2009, the NAPE Charities Luncheon has raised millions of dollars to help support a variety of veterans’ organizations. The 2018 keynote speaker is Emmy-award winning journalist Tom Brokaw.

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2018 Guest Speaker:
Tom Brokaw

Summit 2018 Sweepstakes

To celebrate our 25th anniversary, all attendees are entered to win a brand new silver Ford F-150 at the closing drawing on Friday!

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Anniversary Sweepstakes:
Ford F-150 giveaway!

Sponsors

Thanks to our Website Sponsors. Learn more about sponsorship packages and how NAPE can offer your company unparalleled exposure to our exclusive audience of thousands of decision makers; click here.

  • RSP Permian
  • Dawson
  • Devon

Partners

NAPE is comprised of four non-profit organizations: AAPL, IPAA, SEG and AAPG. All net profits derived from the NAPE expos are distributed directly to the four partners to benefit their members and the industry at large through programs such as education, legislative and regulatory advocacy, technical publications, public lands access efforts, scholarships and more. AAPL is the proud managing partner of NAPE Expo, LP.

  • AAPL
  • IPAA
  • SEG
  • AAPG