SPE Middle East and North Africa

Director's Blog

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Qasem Al-Kayoumi   

The SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE) is taking place this year in Dubai from 21–23 September 2021. We are very proud this year that the event will take place in Dubai for the second time which emphasises the importance of the Middle East for SPE and the energy sector. Read more.

President's Column

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Kamel Ben-Naceur

2022 SPE President Kamel Ben-Naceur

Kamel Ben-Naceur will take office as 2022 SPE President during the 2021 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition this month in Dubai. He shares his views of the challenges and opportunities for SPE members, his outlook for our industry, and what his goals will be during his presidency. 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

New SPE Online Education Series

Discover the new Savvy Separator Online Education Series—This ten-part video series provides a basic level of understanding of separator design and troubleshooting. The 15–30 minute videos are based on a 2-day SPE separator training class. Separator types, design methodology, inlet piping effects, and internals are discussed along with a review of troubleshooting methods and case studies. Register Today.

2021 SPE Distinguished Lecturers Schedule

The Distinguished Lecturer programme focuses on industry trends, challenges, and technology applications and advances. It has speakers from various disciplines and professions. For the 2020–2021 SPE Distinguished Lecturer season, the following topics and speakers will be presented. Checkout the calendar for a schedule of the Distinguished Lecturers.



Chapters and Sections for Middle East and North Africa

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