February 2018 Newsletter
2018 Symposium & Exhibition
2018 Mid Continent AADE Symposium & Exhibition
Date: Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018
Time: All day event
Cost: $150 online in advance (*ends Feb 13th)
Location:    Renaissance Tulsa Hotel
RSVP:    Register
*After online advance registration closes, all walk up attendees will be charged $200 per person. 

Registration for the 2018 AADE Mid-Continent Symposium on February 21st at the Renaissance Tulsa Hotel is open. Confirmed Speakers include Cimarex Energy, Continental Resources, Corterra Energy, FourPoint Energy, Guidon Energy, OIPA and WPX Energy. 

Advanced registration is highly encouraged for $150 per person before February 13th. After the online registration closes, all walk up attendees will be charged $200 per person.  

2018 Symposium & Exhibition (cont.)
Sponsorship Opportunities
The online sponsorship deadline has passed.

If you are still interested in sponsorship opportunities, please contact Geree Wald Morton directly at 405-376-1428 or geree.wald@plasterandwald.com to discuss sponsorship opportunities .

Thank you for supporting the Mid-Continent Chapter of the AADE!
Sporting Clay Tournament
18th Annual Mid Continent AADE Sporting Clays Tournament
Date: Friday, Mar 23, 2018
Time: 9am or 1pm flight
Cost: $750/team of 4
Location:    Quail Ridge Sporting Clays
RSVP:    Register

Registration deadline is Friday, Mar 16, 2018 for the 18th Annual AADE Mid-Continent Sporting Clay Tournament.

  • 4 Man teams
  • Tournament will be a 100 round main event. Participants are responsible for their own shells. 
  • Tournament is limited to the first 30 teams in the morning and 30 teams in the afternoon. 
  • Lunch and door prizes will be held after the morning round. 
  • One member of each team will win a gift card to Bass Pro Shops.

A Class - $750.00 
Includes (1) 4 Man Team**

AA Class - $1000
Includes (1) 4 Man Team, (1) Cart and (1) Station Sponsorship

Master Class - $1,750
Includes (2) 4 Man Teams, (2) Carts, (1) Station Sponsorship and (2) Mulligan Stations (One per team)

Mulligans Station - $20 per Team (5 Targets)

Station Sponsorship - $250
The station sponsor signs will be provided by the tournament and are not only a way to be recognized as a sponsor of the event, but also a great way for your business to advertise. 

**Carts are not included in the A Class Registration. Carts can be reserved for $50 per cart for the first 30 teams. Carts can not be guaranteed with late registration. 

  • Tournament will be a 100 round main event. Participants are responsible for their own shells.
  • Lewis Class Scoring
  • Shells should be 7 1/2, 8 or 9 shot size. 
  • Lunch and prizes will be at conclusion of morning shooting event. 

Please register using your credit card at the link below. If you need to use multiple credit cards please contact Geree Wald Morton directly at 405-376-1428 or geree.wald@plasterandwald.com .

Bass Tournament
Annual AADE Mid-Con Bass Tournament
Date: Fri, Apr 06 thru Sat, Apr 7, 2018
Time: Two day event
Cost: $350 per 2 man team
RSVP: Registration

  • Registration - Fri, Apr 06 12:00 - 18:00
  • Fishing start time - Sat, Apr 07 07:00
  • Weigh in - Sat, Apr 07 15:00 @ Catfish Bay Pavilion Complex

Boats may be used that are 12 feet or longer. Contestants may not change boats during tournament hours.

A team is not permitted to approach nearer than 50 yards to any other boat which is tied or anchored unless permission has been granted.

A liability release will be signed at registration.

  • 2 Man Team $350
  • Big Bass $20
  • Tournament Shirt $85 each

  • Shirt Sponsor $500
  • Goodie Bag Sponsor - 140 items supplied by sponsor
  • General Sponsorship $200

National Fluids Conference
2018 National Fluids Conference & Exhibition
Date: Apr 10-11, 2018
Location:   Hilton Houston North, Houston, TX

The National American Association of Drilling Engineers is seeking sponsors for the 2018 National Fluids Conference & Exhibition . Exhibit & Sponsorship forms are posted on the AADE website . They have sponsorships available for breakfasts, lunches, coffee breaks and student programs. The success of these conferences would not be possible if not for the generous support received from your company as well as others like yours.

Click on the link below for more information:
No upcoming events

President:   Jake McCarver
Vice Pres:   Ajay Pradhan
Expo Chair:   Eric Alberson
Marketing:    Nathan Albiter

Faculty Advisor:    Russ Ostermann
Industry Liaison:    Suraj Pillutla

Contact:   Jake McCarver
No upcoming events

President:    Andy Wiechman
Vice Pres:    Saurabh Agarwal
Secretary:    Adonis Ichim
Treasurer:    Erich Solimano

Faculty Advisor:    Dr. Catalin Teodoriu
Industry Liaison:    TBA

Contact:   Andy Wiechman
Student Section Golf Tournament
Friday, April 13, 2018
Cimarron Trails - Perkins, OK

President:   Laymon Barnett
Vice Pres:   Kevin Klein
Secretary:   Shelby Anderson
Treasurer:   Tyler Monroe

Faculty Advisor:    Geir Hareland, Ph.D
Industry Liaison:    John Harrison - Gyrodata

Contact:   Laymon Barnett
No upcoming events

President:    Ohm Devani
Vice Pres:    Satyam Krishna
Secretary:    Ben Brown
Treasurer:    Matt Hicks

Faculty Advisor:    Steve Tipton
Industry Liaison:   Tom Carrington – Unit Petroleum

Contact:   Ohm Devani
What is AADE?
  • To provide the forum for the dissemination of practical drilling technology to those employed or interested in the drilling industry.
  • To be a leading forum for the dissemination and interchange of drilling practices and technology. 
  • To promote professionalism and respect within the drilling industry, the community, and the environment in which it co-exists.

To become an AADE/MC Member, Renew Membership or change your AADE/MC Profile (membership runs on the calendar year Jan. 1 thru Dec. 31) please click on the links below:

Renew Membership –

New Member Enrollment – (ONLY if you have never enrolled in the 123system)

If you have any problems with the links above, please call or e-mail:
Geree Wald Morton  (405-650-2025)
The AADE Mid-Continent Chapter Newsletter, along with other chapter Newsletters, can also be found on the National Website @    www.aade.org .