Registration is now open for professionals looking to explore the changing energy landscape

Global Petroleum Show (GPS), one of the world's largest oil and gas networking events, is now open for registration. The annual event kicks off in Calgary, Alberta, from Tuesday, June 7, to Thursday, June 9, at Stampede Park, and welcomes leading oil and gas companies, business partners, media and business analysts from more than 84 countries.

With the theme "Explore and Develop," GPS offers executives, engineers and industry leaders the opportunity to connect with clients, suppliers and potential customers from across the globe. Exhibiting companies will showcase the latest technologies, perform live demonstrations and be featured in an expansive outdoor display of field equipment.

International representation will include China, Korea, Indonesia, India, Nigeria, Italy, Germany, Poland, United Kingdom, South America and Mexico. To better represent the changing industry, this year's show features several new areas, including the Global Logistics Zone, Fracking Innovation Zone, Natural Gas Pavilion and Digital Oilfield Experience. For more information on what's new at GPS 2016, visit

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GPS will be hosting a number of career development workshops and networking opportunities to provide professionals with insight into the changing energy landscape and advice on how to optimize professional skill sets. On June 9, 2016, the Indigenous Conference on Energy and Mining will provide indigenous business and government leaders the opportunity to continue the dialogue surrounding energy.

GPS will also celebrate global leaders driving impactful industry change at the GPS Awards ceremony on June 7, 2016. Nominations for this ceremony are still being accepted and can be submitted under several categories here:

Early bird registration is now open. Register before May 31, 2016, for a free three-day exhibition pass to the most comprehensive energy event on the planet. Canadian residents who register with a valid address before April 21, 2016, will receive their Attendee Pocket Guide and visitor badge in the mail. Advanced registration is open from June 1-6 for $75; standard registration is open as of June 7 for $125.

Related: Calendar: Calendar - May 2015

For more information or to register for GPS 2016, visit:

WHERE: Stampede Park - BMO Centre Halls A - E, Outdoor Area
20 Roundup Way S.E., Calgary, Alberta

WHO: Representatives from leading oil and gas companies, exhibitors, suppliers, business partners, media and industry analysts

Related: Calendar: Calendar - June 2015

WHEN: The exhibition at GPS is open:

  • Tuesday, June 7, 2016 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 8, 2016 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 9, 2016 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Media are required to preregister in order to obtain a show badge for the event and will need to provide accreditation (a piece of photo identification and an official business card) upon arrival. For further information on GPS, to preregister as a member of the press, or to inquire about attendance visit

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