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.

Technical Program (Final)
AADE 2014 Conference Program Single page[...]
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Sponsorship Information
AADE 2014 Event Sponsors Letter-Form.pdf
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2014 AADE National Fluids Conference & Exhibition

April 15-16, 2014

Hilton Houston North
12400 Greenspoint Drive, Houston, Texas 77060

Online Registration is now closed.  For questions, contact info@aade.org

No refunds.  No shows will be billed.

Room reservations: (866) 577-1154

$129 per night standard room rate applies for reservations made prior to 3/21/14

Offshore Technology Conference

May 5-8, 2014

Reliant Park
Houston, TX 

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