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2019 ATCE Presentation

State of the Discipline (pdf)

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SPE's Management and Information Discipline is Splitting to Address Growing Needs

Last month the SPE Board approved important changes to the Management and Information technical discipline.

The discipline will be split: Management will have its own discipline and Information will be refocused and renamed Data Science and Engineering Analytics. The Board agrees this change is necessary to remain relevant and to recognize the importance of digital transformation among our members’ responsibilities and the industry as a whole.

SPE will start updating systems, and you will gradually start seeing changes related to this decision, including information on how to update your discipline selection.

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Introduction to Petroleum Economics explains the process of gathering data, calculating whether a project should proceed, and delivering recommendations. It discusses the science of petroleum economics, the tools of the trade, and its applications. The author shares some helpful and informative anecdotes based on his career as a petroleum economist.

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