President's Column: The Role of R&D in Energy Sustainability: Global Oil and Gas Supply Security and Future Energy Mix
Sami Alnuaim2019 SPE President
A key component of sustainability is human lifestyle—meeting not just the basics, but for all people to have the opportunity to grow, develop, and prosper.
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Canadian Scholarship Winners Selected
The SPE Canadian Educational Foundation (SPECEF) has awarded scholarships to twenty-one students studying at Canadian institutions with the goal of a career in the oil and gas industry.
The goal of SPECEF is to support energy education through various programs, including this annual scholarship.
View the 2019 recipients.
Unconventional Gas and Tight Oil Exploitation
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ATCE 2019 Coming to Calgary
Plans are already underway for SPE’s Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE) for 2019 in Calgary. As ATCE 2019 will take place 30 September–2 October 2019 in Calgary, the co-located conferences on heavy oil and unconventional resources will not take place next year.
Congratulations to Canada Region Award Winners
SPE awards recognize members for their technical contributions, professional excellence, career achievement, service to colleagues, industry leadership, and public service.
This year the Canada Region would like to recognize 12 well-deserving members who have contributed exceptional service and leadership within SPE, as well as making significant professional contributions within their technical disciplines.
Technical and networking luncheons
SPE sections in Canada offer Technical and Networking Luncheons on a monthly basis. Contact Member Services Specialist Jill Thomas at +1-403-930-5453, or your local section for the upcoming luncheons.