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President's Column: The Technology Arm of Sustainability

Sami Alnuaim

2019 SPE President

The oil and gas industry faces three key questions with regard to sustainability. Can we transform oil and gas into a cleaner, efficient source of energy with minimum or zero-net CO2 emissions?

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Regional Directors' Updates

SPE’s Virtual Career Pathways Fair is looking for volunteers

SPE International is calling for volunteers to participate in our first Virtual Career Pathways Fair! This exciting new opportunity will be an online version of our physical Career Pathways Fair. During this event, we are looking for virtual moderators who can encourage and engage discussion in networking forums. We are also looking for volunteers to give advice on what it is like to do their job in the industry and how people who want to follow your footsteps can best prepare. You can learn more about the volunteer opportunity and sign up here.

SPE to Launch a New Data Science Publication

Using and understanding complex data is rising to the top of the required competencies in oil and gas jobs of all kinds. SPE will launch Data Science and Digital Engineering in Upstream Oil and Gas this month, cutting through the noise to give you a deeper understanding of data collection, analysis, interpretation, manipulation, management, storage, and application.

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SPE Online Education: Take Yourself to Greater Depths

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