SPE Mexico, South America, and Caribbean

Big Win for the Region at ATCE 2016!

Congratulations to the following members who were recognized during ATCE last September.
Regional Service Award Recipients:

  • Gonzalo Perez Cometto, Comodore, Argentina
  •  Joao Pereira, Quito, Ecuador

Regional Distinguished Corporate Support Award
Schlumberger del Ecuador

Petrobowl Championship Winners:
Universidade Federal Do Rio De Janeiro

  • Claudio Alberto Salinas Tejerina
  • Felipe Adriao Cruz 
  • Felippe Pardini De Souza
  • Gabriel Costa Magalhaes Da Cunha
  • Vinicius Ribeiro Dos Santos Veleda Moraes   

International Student Paper Contest Winners:
1st Place-Undergraduate Division
Fernando Antonio Plazas Niño, Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia 
2nd Place-Master's Division
Pedro Adrian, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil 


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Students Spotlight: Universidad del Zulia, Venezuela

Last June, the Universidad del Zulia Student Chapter, with the support of the Western Venezuela Petroleum Section, hosted the 3rd Technical Petroleum Month to disseminate technical knowledge and promote networking opportunities to students and recent graduates. Get involved with your local section and chapter today!

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