SPE Middle East and North Africa

Director's Blog

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Faisal N. Al-Nughaimish

This will be my last message as SPE Middle East and North Africa Regional Director and I would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every member for allowing me to serve you during this term. I have enjoyed working and meeting with some of our most devoted and talented members and I have no doubt that the future is bright because of the young talents that SPE possesses. Read more.

President's Column

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Kamel Ben-Naceur

Signs of Recovery

There is a general feeling that we may finally be getting out of the pandemic situation, after 18 months of a complete transformation of the way we work, communicate, and move. Read more.

The SPE Competency Management Tool is Tailored for You

The SPE Competency Management Tool is a free online member benefit that allows you to assess your current professional capabilities against one of 41 key E&P competency models. Take the assessment today! Find Out More

ISA Cybersecurity Standards Implementation Virtual Conference Middle East Supported by SPE

Registration is open for the ISA Cybersecurity Standards Implementation Virtual Conference Middle East, taking place on 7 December 2021. Organised by the International Society of Automation (ISA), the conference will focus on expert discussions surrounding awareness and solutions for organisational threats/vulnerabilities based on the ISA/IEC 62443 series of standards. Endorsed by the United Nations and globally recognised, ISA/IEC 62443 is the world's only consensus-based series of industrial cybersecurity standards.

This conference will provide you with a look into how the implementation of these standards can deliver a robust automation cybersecurity system so that you can quickly and efficiently respond to threats, while minimising harm.



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