"The Society of Petroleum Engineers’ Gulf Coast Section enhances technical knowledge among our members through local events, promotes camaraderie and networking in our industry, educates and serves the community, and provides scholarships to students entering the oil and gas industry."
The General Meeting Study Group is dedicated to  providing a forum for presentations and discussion of energy related issues and  promoting actions to improve knowledge of energy related issues through education and personal interaction.
The General Meeting Study Group sponsors 9 monthly meetings on the second Thursday of each month starting in September and ending in May. These meetings are held at the Petroleum Club on the 35th floor of the TOTAL Plaza building in downtown Houston at 1201 Louisiana Street. Meetings include a luncheon followed by short announcements and then the presentation by the speaker.
These meetings are highlighted by invited speakers who make presentations on a variety of pertinent and relevant topics affecting the petroleum industry today. Topics include a wide variety of subjects such as oil & gas pricing, economic forecasts, company profiles, new technology trends, government regulatory trends and analyses, reserve booking issues, natural gas outlook, unconventional oil & gas plays, enhanced oil recovery topics, deep water drilling technology trends, etc.
|Vice Chair||Russell Stewart||713-252-6728|
|Vice Treasurer||HE ZHANG||713-751-5533|
|Program Vice Coordinator||Hilton Butchard||713-652-0372|
|Program Vice Coordinator||Barry Faulkner|
|Program Coordinator||Maarten Van Hasselt||713-615-7407|
|Board Liaison||Jeanne Perdue||832-581-8118|