2020 IOGP Outstanding Young Professional Award (OYPA)
Venue: Fifth Floor, Ágora Convention Center, Bogotá
Now in its third year, OYPA celebrates the achievements of an individual with fewer than 10 years of professional E&P experience.
A special awards committee will announce the winner at the Opening Ceremony.
“This award aims to inspire the next generation. We want to recognize their efforts to promote safe, responsible and sustainable Exploration and Production operations.” - Gordon Ballard, Executive Director of IOGP
For more information about IOGP Awards, visit www.iogp.org/award.
Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Qualifier
Date: 21 March 2020
Venue: Uniandinos Offices, Calle 92 #16-11, Bogotá, Colombia
For student chapters to participate in a fast paced quiz competition covering technical and nontechnical aspects of the oil and gas industry.
Can UFRJ keep hold of the trophy or will a new team take the top spot?
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Regional Student Paper Contest
For undergraduate, master, and PhD students will take place on 20 March 2020 at the Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia, and will provide the opportunity to compete at the International Student Paper Contest during the next SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE) in Denver, Colorado, USA. All students in Latin America and the Caribbean are encouraged to submit an abstract to the competition, abstracts are required by 15 December 2019.
Thank you to all the contestants who submitted their abstracts, those participating in the competition will be notified by 13 January 2020.
For additional information about the Student Paper Contest, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students participating in the competition, per division:
Contest Division: Batchelor's
Lucas Andre Dos Santos, Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro
Jhon Fredy Gallego Arias, Universidad Nacional Colombia Unalmed Chapter
Alemarnery Chiquinquira Villalobos, Universidad Del Zulia
Luis Felipe Bordini Rodrigues, Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro
Oscar Enrique Medina, Universidad Nacional Colombia Unalmed Chapter
Samuel David Fontalvo Guzman, Universidad Industrial De Santander
Mitchel Danny Pinas, Anton de Kom University of Suriname Chapter
Carlos Dario Abadiano Lopez, Central University of Ecuador
Katherine Geomara Carrillo, Central University of Ecuador
Maria Belen Ochoa Caballero, Escuela Politecnica Nacional Chapter
Contest Division: Master's
Jorge Andres Tovar, Universidade Estadual De Campinas
Sheryl Surani Roshni Raghoe, Anton De Kom University of Suriname
Thiago Dos Santos Pereira, Pontificia University Catolica Brazil
Luis Alfonso Ramirez, Universidad De Los Andes
Kimberly Vanity Tjadikrama, Anton De Kom University of Suriname
Steve Duncan, The University of West Indies
Jhon Michael Florez Roa, Universidad Industrial De Santander
Raphael Chalhub Ribeiro, Pontificia University Catolica Brazil
Felippe Schuwartz Marques, Universidade Federal Fluminense
Contest Division: PhD
Daniel Montes Pinzon, Universidad Nacional Colombia Unalmed Chapter
Johanna Vargas Clavijo, Universidad Nacional Colombia Unalmed Chapter
Paulo Andres Paz, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro