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Ambassador Lecturer Program


SPE Young Professionals share their career development in the industry with students at secondary schools and universities

About the Ambassador Lecturer Program

The Ambassador Lecturer Program (ALP) is an initiative run by the Young Member Engagement Committee to help educate, inform, and develop the skills of the next generation of oil and gas professionals. Young Professionals (YPs) visit universities and secondary schools in their region to help disseminate information about the E&P industry, answer students’ questions, and share their professional experiences.

Benefits for Schools and Universities

  • Provide career guidance and support to students
  • Receive up-to-date information about the upstream oil and gas industry
  • Hear real-life, unbiased experiences from local young professionals

Benefits for Lecturers

  • Gain experience presenting to large crowds
  • Gain SPE volunteer points through the League of Volunteers program
  • Gain leadership skills while volunteering
  • Receive contributions toward your travel expenses