Gulf Coast Section Hosts ELP Workshop

The SPE Gulf Coast Section (GCS) Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) hosted its first ELP Workshop on 27 September 2004 during the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition in Houston. Young leaders from different parts of the world exchanged ideas on how the GCS ELP could assist other sections in starting up an ELP of their own or how to improve their existing programs. Staff from SPE headquarters in Dallas also were present, and they explained the benefits of working together as a worldwide team of young professionals. The workshop included these presentations from GCS members:

The presentations were followed by in-depth discussion, which resulted in the following suggestions/action items: