Call for Papers

APPEA 2018 Call for Papers has now closed.
The APPEA 2019 Call for Papers will open and be announced  within 2 months of the conclusion of the 2018 Conference.

If you have a late proposal for consideration for APPEA 2018, please contact Georgia Toirkens, Senior Officer – Events Administration, APPEA on +(61 2) 6267 0908 or [email protected]


APPEA and the Conference Technical Program Committee invite you to participate at the APPEA 2018 Conference and Exhibition—the largest annual upstream oil and gas event of its type in the southern hemisphere.

How to submit a paper proposal for APPEA 2018

1 Download the full details of the submission criteria and procedures

2 Download the step by step instructions on submitting your paper via the online submission portal 

3  Submit your paper via the online portal


Key Dates

Now Click here to download the full details of the submission criteria and procedures
18 Aug 2017 APPEA Online portal opens for Call for Papers submissions. Interested parties are requested to submit a 250-word paper proposal. The document will be used to determine which papers will be selected.
8 Sept  2017 Call for Papers portal closes at 23:59 hours
By 22 Sept 2017  Applicants will receive notification if their proposal has been accepted or rejected for the 2018 APPEA Journal/ Conference Program.
1 Dec 2017 Deadline for receipt of Peer-reviewed Papers for review ahead of publication
16 Feb 2018 Deadline for receipt of Extended Abstracts for publication

Please note all accepted presenters must register (at a  special discounted rate) to present at the conference and have their work published in the APPEA Journal and Conference Proceedings.

Submissions wishing to be considered for a keynote address, please contact Julie Hood, APPEA Director Events, [email protected] or  07 3231 0501


Call for Paper Queries

Dr Steve Mackie
APPEA Technical Program Committee Chairman
Email: [email protected]

Mr Keld Knudsen
APPEA Policy Director—Access
Email: [email protected]

APPEA Conference and Exhibition 2018
Principal Sponsors