Our Association

The American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE) is a non-profit (IRS 501-6C), volunteer organization founded in New Orleans in 1978 and is made up of an affiliation of independent chapters licensed and governed by a National Board. 


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Our Chapters

Eleven chapters are now active in New Orleans, Lafayette, Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth, Permian Basin (Midland), Mid-Continent (Oklahoma City-Tulsa), Denver, West Coast (Bakersfield), Alaska (Anchorage), Appalachian Basin (Coraopolis, PA) and Central Texas (San Antonio). 

Important Dates

Check out the upcoming conferences and events sponsored by AADE.

2016 National Fluids Conference & Exhibition

April 12-13, 2016

Hilton Houston North, Houston, Texas

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National Fluids Conference Program - Draft
Please note, this is only a draft version of the program. This is subject to change. Final program will be issued at a later date.
2016 NFCE Program Draft 2-8-16.pdf
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AADE National F5

November 12, 2015

Humble Civic Arena


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