Research topics included, microbial induced corrosion of oil pipe and biofilm imaging, wellbore tractors, nanotechnology, fetal surgery in the womb, shape memory polymers and the beginning of cardiovascular pumps & pipes surgery. Results were presented about a collaborative Pumps & Pipes Project between ExxonMobil Upstream Research and MHH&VC to visualize flow patterns in a model well bore with gravel pack using MR imaging techniques. For the first time, a P&P Webcast was broadcast live. A total of 123 webcast viewers registered from 14 countries. Attendance at P&P5 Symposium increased by14% from P&P4.