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SPE-GCS 2004 Award Presentations
"Recognizing a Tradition of Excellence and a Bright Future"
Held on June 10, 2004

Download the 2004 Awards Presentation:
Legion of Honor (.pdf)
Scholarships Part I (.pdf)
Scholarships Part II (.pdf)
Section Recognition & Emerging Leaders (.pdf)

Events for July 2004

SPE Office Closed for Holiday
Day: 7/5/2004
Location: SPE Houston Office

Budget Preparation Meeting
Sponsor: Board of Directors
Day: 7/8/2004 1:00 PM
Location: SPE Houston Office Conference Room
Summary: The Gulf Coast Section will hold its annual Budget Preparation meeting for the 2004-2005 season from 1:00 to 6:00pm on Thursday, 8 July. The meeting is for the GCS Board...

Technologist Seminar & Workshop (TSW) 2004
Sponsor: Petro-Tech Study Group
Speaker''s Name: Kimberly B. Dollens, & Panel of Industry Leaders
Day: 7/15/2004 8:00 AM
Location: BP Conference Center
Summary: The Petro-Tech Study Group of the Gulf Coast Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is hosting a Technologists Seminar and Workshop on Thursday, July 15th...

Oil Patch Orientation
Sponsor: Continuing Education
Speaker''s Name: John Farina, Ron Hinn, Susan Howes
Day: 7/19/2004 8:30 AM
Location: Anadarko Tower, 3rd floor conference center
Summary: This seminar is the most popular SPE program. The course is designed as a nontechnical, audio-visual guided tour through the oil patch, illustrating the basic equipment and...

Subsea Well Plug and Abandonment
Sponsor: SPE International
Speaker''s Name: panel
Day: 7/21/2004 7:00 AM
Location: Del Lago Resort
Summary: The technology required to drill and produce in ever deeper water depths continues to evolve. So must the technology and methods for safe and efficient plug and abandonment...

3rd Annual Roughneck Camp
Sponsor: Emerging Leaders Program
Speaker''s Name: Delores Hinkle
Day: 7/22/2004 3:00 PM
Location: Marathon Tower
Summary: Roughneck Camp is designed for engineers with less than five years of experience and interns. It is a great opportunity to meet other young professionals and...

Future Events

Colloquium on Petroleum Engineering Education
Sponsor: SPE International
Day: 8/8/2004 8:30 AM
Location: Colorado School of Mines
Summary: SPE and the Association of Heads of U.S. Petroleum Engineering Schools host this colloquium to provide opportunities for industry, government, and academic representatives ...

Tech Transfer Committee Workshop
Sponsor: Tech Transfer Chairman
Day: 8/18/2004 11:00 AM
Location: Marathon Building, 10th floor conference center
Summary: This is a meeting for the Technology Transfer Committee to determine what the committee will accomplish during the 2004-2005 fiscal year. The meeting is open to those interest...

GCS Kick-Off Meeting
Sponsor: GCS Board of Directors
Day: 8/20/2004 11:00 AM
Location: Anadarko Petroleum
Summary: Registration begins at 11:00 and you may purchase lunch in Anadarko''s cafeteria at the Garden Level. Topics to be discussed include: 2003-2004 Review...

Ethics for Engineering
Sponsor: Continuing Education
Speaker''s Name: Ray James, P.E.., Ph.D.
Day: 8/24/2004 8:30 AM
Location: Anadarko Tower
Summary: “Ethics for the Practicing Engineer” covers the common morality,...

Articles/Miscellaneous

SPE Gulf Coast Section Annual Report - As presented to SPE International ( pdf format, file size 2.73 MB )

Interested In Joining the BJM Upstreamers? -The BJM Upstreamers, a sub-group of the larger 2500 strong Between Jobs Ministry, currently holds our meetings on Wednesdays of each month from 8am to 8:50am in the Youth Building in room 302 of the NW Bible Church in Spring (5503 Fellowship Lane) and on the first Tuesday of each month from 10am to noon on the westside of Houston.

Volunteers Needed for Tech Transfer Committee - A new SPE Technology Transfer Committee is being formed here in the Houston area with a mandate to look at what emerging technology in our industry is being delivered to the Section, as well as options for how all technology could be delivered. If you are interested in being a member of this committee, please contact Tami Joslin, committee chair, joslinth@bp.com, 281.366.5853.

Society of Petroleum Engineers Internship Committee - The SPE-GCS would like to ask for your help. We are looking for companies to help place our scholarship recipients in summer jobs. Please consider reserving a place in your Summer 2004 Internship Program for at least one high school senior SPE-GCS scholarship recipient.

What''s Online - New job postings! Visit the career management section on our Web site to search for jobs, post a resume, or browse employment resources. Then improve your networking while learning new skills at the next Career Management Standing Meeting.

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