SPE Conferences in Calgary, Alberta

The co-located SPE Canada Unconventional Resources and SPE Heavy Oil Technical Conference take place March 18-19, 2020 at the BMO Centre at Stampede Park in Calgary, Alberta. The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is a non-profit organization with over 158,000...

Documentation Trends for 2019

We came across an interesting article entitled The 8 Biggest Document Management Trends for 2019 that discusses many trends applicable to those who work in document control. It’s interesting to have a look at the expected trends with 2019 coming to an end and...

Oman Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference

The Oman Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference takes place at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre, Muscat, Oman in March 2020. The exhibition occurs from March 9-11, 2020 and the conference takes place from March 8-11, 2020. From the conference website:...

What it’s like to be a Document Controller

We came across an interesting video on YouTube called What it’s like to be a Document Controller that involves a short interview with a document controller who works in the UK. A few interesting points are mentioned by the interviewee: She refers to the need for...

Can I use Sharepoint for Document Control?

INTRA vs INTER company document control Controlling documents which are edited only inside your company is the focus for most document solutions. From the days before document control software, we saved files with the revision embedded in the file name. This allowed...

International Petroleum Week

International Petroleum Week occurs February 25-27, 2020 in London. Past conferences have drawn participants from around the world from a wide variety of job roles up to and including the board and executive levels. From the official conference website: IP Week is the...

Do Your Projects Grind to a Halt?

Many document controllers use solutions that have evolved over time and people continue to use them because they are adept with Excel, Word, Adobe and other good – but non-document control specific – tools. Apologies to Willie Nelson, but are we “Aging...

EGYPS Egypt Petroleum Show 2020

The 2020 EGYPS Egypt Petroleum Show occurs February 11-13, 2020 at the Egypt International Exhibition Center. In 2019, the event attracted 20,000 attendees and 400 exhibiting companies with over 1,200 conference delegates with 13 country pavilions exhibiting....