16–19 AUGUST 2021 » NRG PARK » HOUSTON, TEXAS, USA

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OTC Distinguished Achievement Awards Event Reception

OTC Distinguished Achievement Awards Event Reception

OTC Distinguished Achievement Awards Event Reception

OTC Distinguished Achievement Awards Event

The OTC Distinguished Achievement Awards Event will be held Sunday, 15 August 2021 at the NRG Center, Level 2, Room 300 in Houston, Texas, USA from 1730–1930 hours. 

OTC recognizes the OTC Distinguished Achievement Award recipients and network with our colleagues from around the world, all while raising funds for a worthy cause. Because of the faithful support of industry-leading companies, more than USD 2 million has been donated to worthy organizations in the past nine years. 

The 2021 Reception will recognize the recipients of both the 2020 and 2021 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipients as well as the 2020 and 2021 Beneficiary, United Against Human Trafficking (UAHT).

Attendees will have the opportunity to network with peers, exhibitors, executives, and award winners in a unique setting for 2021. OTC is honored to recognize these incredible individuals, organizations, the work of UAHT, and you for your commitment to the industry as well.

Ticket Icon   This is a ticketed event. The cost to attend is USD 25.

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Evening Flow

TIME EVENT
1730–1930

Reception

1815

Master of Ceremonies –Cindy Yeilding, OTC Board of Directors Chairperson
Welcome Message – Richard Lynch, Senior Vice President of Technology and Services, Hess Corporation

1820–1840

2020 Distinguished Achievement Award Presentation

1840–1900 Networking
1900 2021 Distinguished Achievement Award Presentation
and Beneficiary Recognition
1930 Evening Adjourns


 

Passed hors d’oeuvres and open bar. Valet Parking will be available.

Ticket Icon This is a ticketed event. The cost to attend is USD 25.

2021 Distinguished Achievement
Award Recipients

The conference will recognize Joe Fowler for individual achievement, The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) for institutional achievement in recognition of its cutting-edge Panorama digital command center, and the Heritage award will be presented to Edward Heerema and Russell Hoshman.

Read more about their achievements.

Thank you to our 2021 Distinguished Achievement Award Event Sponsors

PRESENTING AND RECEPTION BAR EXCLUSIVE SPONSOR

HESS Logo

CORPORATE

PLATINUM

GOLD

Kosmos Energy

SILVER

DAA Luncheon

Presenting Sponsor | USD 25,000

Benefits Include:

  • 30 Invitations to Reception
  • Option for CEO to provide welcome remarks at the Distinguished Achievement Awards Event—up to three minutes - for operating companies only
  • Recognition by emcee during the event as well as logo on sponsor scroll
  • Recognition in all pre-event promotions, provided applicable deadlines are met
  • Wi-Fi shared sponsorship rotation with one Wi-Fi hotspot at booth, non-transferable
  • Full-page color ad in the OTC 2021 digital conference program, provided print deadlines are met
  • Full-page color ad in the OTC 2021 Distinguished Achievement Awards Event program, provided print deadlines are met
  • Three-minute video/animation/graphic on shared digital entrance unit in NRG Center, to be played a minimum of 3x per hour each day of the exhibition
  • Mobile Alert—limited to three alerts during OTC week—exhibiting companies only, non-transferable
  • Company promotion full-color slide—up to three—included on digital meter board at OTC, location placement to be determined by show organizers at a later date
  • One column wrap inside NRG Center, location placement to be determined by sponsor
  • Ten (10) complimentary full-conference registrations for employees

Corporate Sponsor | USD 15,000

Benefits Include:

  • 20 Invitations to Reception
  • Recognition by emcee during the event as well as a logo on the sponsor scroll
  • Recognition in all pre-event promotions, provided applicable deadlines are met
  • Half-page color ad in the OTC 2021 digital conference program, provided print deadlines are met
  • Full-page color ad in the OTC 2021 Distinguished Achievement Awards Event program, provided print deadlines are met
  • One-minute video/animation/graphic on shared digital entrance unit in NRG Center, to be played a minimum of 3x per hour each day of the exhibition
  • Mobile Alert—limited to two alerts during OTC week—exhibiting companies only, non-transferable
  • Company promotion full-color slide—up to two—included on digital meter board at OTC
  • Opportunity for your company to provide giveaways during the opening reception

Platinum Sponsor | USD 10,000

Benefits Include:

  • 15 Invitations to Reception
  • Recognition by emcee during the event as well as logo on sponsor scroll
  • Recognition in all pre-event promotions, provided applicable deadlines are met
  • Company promotion full color slide—up to one—included on digital meter board at OTC
  • Half-page color ad in the OTC 2021 digital conference program, provided print deadlines are met
  • Half-page color ad in the OTC 2021 Distinguished Achievement Awards program, provided print deadlines are met
  • Mobile Alert—limited to one alert during OTC week—exhibiting companies only, non-transferable
  • Four (4) complimentary full-conference registrations for employees

Gold Sponsor | USD 7,500

Benefits Include:

  • 10 Invitations to Reception
  • Recognition at event with logo on sponsor scroll
  • Recognition in all pre-event promotions, provided applicable deadlines are met
  • Company promotion full-color slide—up to one—included on digital meter board at OTC
  • Half-page color ad in the OTC 2021 Distinguished Achievement Awards Event program, provided print deadlines are met
  • Four (4) complimentary full-conference registrations for employees

Silver Sponsor | USD 2,000

Benefits Include:

  • 5 Invitations to Reception
  • Recognition at event with logo on sponsor scroll
  • Recognition in all pre-event promotions, provided applicable deadlines are met
  • Company promotion full-color slide—up to one—included on digital meter board at OTC
  • Two (2) complimentary full-conference registrations for employees

Reception Food Sponsor | USD 5,000

Benefits Include:

  • 5 Invitations to Reception
  • Identification as one of three (3), non-competing, Reception Food Sponsors
  • Logo printed on cocktail napkins; placed throughout the reception
  • Reception venue signage identifying your company as a Reception Food Sponsor
  • Table tents located at each cocktail table with Food & Beverage Sponsor logo(s) designated as sponsor
  • Logo placement on the DAAE page on the website, select conference signage and marketing collateral
  • Logo placement, with link to your website, on the DAAE page on the website
  • Staff identification as a sponsor with ribbons on your badges
  • Company logo on select conference marketing collateral related to the event
  • Four (4) complimentary full-conference registrations for employees

Exclusive Reception Food Sponsor | USD 12,500

Benefits Include:

  • 10 Invitations to Reception
  • Identification as Reception Food Sponsor
  • Logo printed on cocktail napkins; placed throughout the reception
  • Reception venue signage identifying your company as the Reception Food Sponsor
  • Table tents located at each cocktail table with Food & Beverage Sponsor logo(s) designated as sponsor
  • Logo placement on the DAAE page on the website, select conference signage and marketing collateral
  • Logo placement, with link to your website, on the DAAE page on the website
  • Staff identification as a sponsor with ribbons on your badges
  • Company logo on select conference marketing collateral related to the event
  • Six (6) complimentary full-conference registrations for employees

Reception Bar Sponsor |  USD 3,500

Benefits Include:

  • 5 Invitations to Reception
  • Identification as one of three (3), non-competing, Reception Bar Sponsors
  • Logo printed on koozies; placed throughout the reception
  • Reception venue signage identifying your company as a Reception Bar Sponsor
  • Table tents located at each bar with Reception Bar Sponsor logo(s) designated as sponsor
  • Logo placement on the DAAE page on the website, select conference signage and marketing collateral
  • Logo placement, with link to your website, on the DAAE page on the website
  • Company logo on select conference marketing collateral related to the event
  • Three (3) complimentary full-conference registrations for employees

Exclusive Reception Bar Sponsor | USD 10,000

Benefits Include:

  • 8 Invitations to Reception
  • Identification as Reception Bar Sponsor
  • Logo printed on koozies; placed throughout the reception
  • Reception venue signage identifying your company as the Reception Bar Sponsor
  • Table tents located at each bar with Reception Bar Sponsor logo(s) designated as sponsor
  • Logo placement on the DAAE page on the website, select conference signage and marketing collateral
  • Logo placement, with link to your website, on the DAAE page on the website
  • Company logo on select conference marketing collateral related to the event
  • Five (5) complimentary full-conference registrations for employees

In Kind Sponsor | USD 1,500

Benefits Include:

  • 2 Invitations to Reception
  • Reception venue signage identifying your company as an In-Kind Sponsor
  • Logo placement, with link to your website, on the DAAE page on the website

2020 & 2021 Beneficiary

OTC is proud to announce United Against Human Trafficking (UAHT) as the 2021 OTC Beneficiary. The mission of UAHT to increase awareness of human trafficking among its attendees and exhibiting companies from the greater Houston area and around the world. The donation made from sponsorships of this event will help fund their work to bring attention to human trafficking and work together to improve our communities.

What You Can Do:
To request help or report suspected human trafficking, call the National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline at 1.888.373.7888, or text INFO or HELP to them at: BeFree (233733). 

 

2018 Beneficiary

In the past nine years, your sponsorship dollars have made a remarkable difference in helping hundreds of thousands of people in the communities where we operate.

More than USD 2 million has been donated to charitable organizations including:

  • Medical Bridges
  • Offshore Energy Center
  • Engineers without Borders
  • Gulf of Mexico Foundation and the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA)
  • Petroleum Equipment & Services Association (PESA) Energy Education Center for the benefit of the Energy Institute High School
  • Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas
  • Oilfield Helping Hands
  • Young Women’s College Preparatory Academy
  • Spindletop Charities

Distinguished Achievement Awards Executive Advisory Board

Kenny Lang, President & COO, Ridgewood Energy
Chairperson

Maria Bonikowska, General Manager, AL Maritime Energy

Starlee Sykes, Regional President - Gulf of Mexico & Canada, bp America Inc.

Graeme Pirie, Vice President, DNV

Richard Clark, President, Kosmos Energy

Rod Larson, Chief Executive Officer, Oceaneering

Paul Coppinger, President, SPM Oil & Gas, A Caterpillar Company

Geeta Thakorlal, President of IntecSea, WorleyParsons

Eric Zimmerman, Vice President, Geology, LLOG

Galen Cobb, Vice President - Industry Relations, Halliburton

Clay Williams, Chairman, President and CEO, NOV

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