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Energizing Our Lives

Let's Be Proud of Our Industry

Leigh-Ann Russell, BP, reflects on a sign that reads "I love oil and gas. Let's be proud of our industry."

For more about the contributions of our industry, check our new Energizing Our Lives page.

SPE Virtual International Oilfield Scale Conference Recap

LACPEC Conference with Roberto Aguilera and Roberto F. Aguilera

In this week's episode of The SPE Podcast, Paige McCown talks with father-son duo, Roberto F. Aguilera and Roberto Aguilera, about the upcoming SPE Virtual Latin American and Caribbean Petroleum Engineering Conference the 27th of July.

Members in Transition

SPE is here to support our members during the extraordinary circumstances of our industry today. We’ve compiled information, resources, and programs to assist our members during the current downturn. 

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SPE Live Broadcasts

SPE Live: Look Ahead Latin America Oil & Gas

SPE Live: Look Ahead Latin America Oil & Gas

Thursday, 16 July 2020 | 0900 CT

This SPE Live broadcast will offer pre-conference coverage for the SPE Virtual Latin American and Caribbean Petroleum Engineering Conference. Experts will discuss matters within upstream oil and gas in Latin America and the Caribbean, including market outlook, challenges, gaps, opportunities, new frontiers within the oil and gas industry. 

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SPE Resources


SPE’s May journal issues have launched in OnePetro and are available to subscribers. SPE Production & Operations and SPE Research Evaluation & Engineering are now available. In addition, SPE is finalizing production of its June issues of SPE Journal and SPE Drilling & Completion.

PetroWiki is a free resource from SPE created to answer many basic petroleum engineering and operational questions. SPE members can update or add to PetroWiki content to share their expertise.

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Your section or chapter can encourage primary and secondary students to pursue careers in science, math, technology, and engineering by participating in classroom visits. Hands-on experiments engage students while simultaneously teaching them about energy.