The Offshore Technology Conference is an annual event at NRG Park in Houston, Texas, where energy industry professionals gather for several programs, including the industry's largest equipment exhibition. It is sponsored by 13 organizations and industry societies, such as Exxon Mobil, Oceaneering, Cosco Heavy Transport and FMC Technologies.
Since its founding, the Offshore Technology Conference has expanded into several different regional conferences, including OTC Brazil and OTC Asia. It has also expanded its conference offerings into different drilling and natural resource extraction technological avenues, particularly in the realm of arctic technology. The Offshore Technology Conference is held during the first full week in May and attracts over 90,000 professionals from 120 different countries.