SPE Cairo University Student Chapter held the SPE North Africa Sub-regional Paper Contest in Cairo 20 December. It was hosted and sponsored by Sahara Petroleum Services Company (SAPESCO) at its main office in Zahraa El-Maadi and included other sponsors, WorleyParsons and Weatherford.
The contest was judged by Mr. Heiko Fuchs (Rwe), Mr. Mohamed Samir (Seimetar), Mr. Gamal El-Kalupy (Enni), Mr. Mahmoud Abu El-Ella (WorleyParsons), Mr. Ramy El-Beheiry (Weatherford) and Mrs. Florintena Fersha (Weatherford).
The winners of the Masters Division were:
- Mr. Islam Sayed
- Mr. Ahmed Reda
The winners were awarded some gifts from WorleyParsons and summer training offers for the Student Division winners.