February 2015 Events

SPE-GCS YP - Volunteer at 2015 Regional MATHCOUNTS Competition

Location: Fluor Campus, Sugar Land
Date: Ferbruary  14, 2015
Summary: MATHCOUNTS is a nationwide program that promotes math excellence for 6th, 7th and 8th grade students and combines the efforts of the education, business, government and the technological communities...

Permian Basin: Proppants - What Makes Them So Special

Location: Norris Conference Centers - Westchase
Date: February 17, 2015
Summary: Second only to fracturing fluid, proppants play a major role in the hydraulic fracturing process. In 2013 alone roughly 76 billion pounds of raw sand proppant was pumped in the United States. Currently proppant production has seen a 40% increase ...

HSSE-SR and YP Present a Night at the Movies

Location: Studio Movie Grill - City Centre
Date: February 17, 2015
Summary: SPE-GCS presents Big Men with panelists Kamal Govender, Angelo Pinheiro and George Yaw Owusu  ...

Westside: Granite Wash Optimization – Validating Completion and Production Techniques

Location: Norris Westchase Conference Center
Date: February 18, 2015
Summary: The Granite Wash formation continues to be a prolific hydrocarbon producer, with over 1600 wells drilled during the past 10 years...

C&P: "Optimizing Hydraulic Fracture Performance in the Eagle Ford Oil Window - More Proppant is Better"

Location: Greenspoint Club
Date: February 18, 2015
Summary:  This presentation will provide a case study on how one operator with acreage in the Frio County oil window of the Eagle Ford was able to significantly...

Digital Energy: Systematic Approach for Well Completion Equipment Benchmarking and Reliability Analysis based on experience data

Location: Norris Westchase Center
Date: February 18, 2015
Summary:  The presentation will provide an insight into the main aspects of well completion equipment reliability; collecting the required equipment ...

PF&C Spring Series Session III: Challenges and Solutions in Multiphase Flow Measurement; for onshore, offshore and subsea applications

Location: Wood Group Mustang, Clydesdale Bldg
Date: February 18, 2015
Summary: Accurate measurement of oil, gas and water can be challenging enough when the fluids are fully separated through a properly sized test separator....

SPE-GCS Board of Directors Meeting

Location: SPE Houston Office
Date: February 19, 2015
Summary: Monthly meeting of the SPE-GCS Board of Directors ... 

SPEI: Hydraulic Fracturing - A Concise Overview

Location: SPEI Houston Training Center
Date: February 19, 2015
Summary: This course includes the fundamentals of hydraulic fracturing along with addressing the general process, the terminology, and many of the real-world problems—in a concise format ....

"Enhanced Recovery in Unconventional Liquid Reservoirs by Use of CO2"

Location: Sullivan's Steakhouse
Date: February 19, 2015
Summary: Technological advances in multiple-stage hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling have improved the overall profitability of oil-shale plays ...

Westside: Social Event at Lucky Strike Bowling

Location: Lucky Strike Bowling
Date: February 19, 2015
Summary:  Join the Westside Study Group for bowling, billiards, drinks and food ...

YP and Texas Young Professionals Joint Happy Hour Event

Location: The Remington Bar, St. Regis Hotel
Date: February 19, 2015
Summary: Join us for business networking. Our events are designed to build a sense of belonging to a community, as well as being part of something with a high minded purpose ...

Volunteer for 2015 GEMS - Girls Exploring Math & Science

Location: Houston Museum of Natural Science
Date: February 21, 2015
Summary: Technological advances in multiple-stage hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling have improved the overall profitability of oil-shale plays ...

SPEI: 2015 SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium

Location: Royal Sonesta Hotel - Houston Galleria
Date: February 23-25, 2015
Summary: The 2015 SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium offers engineers and scientists the chance to see and discuss leading-edge technologies and applications in reservoir simulation. ...

PF&C Spring Series Session IV: An In Depth Comparison of Four Gas Measurement Technologies; Orifice, Turbine, Ultrasonic and Coriolis

Location: Wood Group Mustang, Clydesdale Building
Date: February 25, 2015
Summary: Global gas demand continues to outpace oil, increasing its contribution to overall energy use ...

Bus. Devt: Natural Gas – Have the Contrarians Finally Been Vindicated?

Location: Four Seasons Hotel
Date: February 25, 2015
Summary: Please join us at the Four Seasons Hotel for a panel discussion on the oil and gas industry’s response to the current commodity price environment of falling oil prices and relatively steady gas prices ...

2015 TAMU SPE Career Enhancement Event

Location: TAMU Memorial Student Center - RM 2300
Date: February 26, 2015
Summary: Spring 2015 TAMU SPE Career Enhancement Event  provides an outstanding opportunity to network with our petroleum engineering students ...

Spring ISD College and Career Day Expo

Location: Westfield High School
Date: February 28, 2015
Summary: The College & Career Expo is a service project that connects students and community members  to colleges  and careers ...

SPE Digital Energy Conference and Exhibition 2015

Location: The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel
Date: March 3-5, 2015
Summary: The SPE Digital Energy Conference and Exhibition is an international event that addresses key aspects of digital oil field developments ...

SPE R&D Study Group – Big Data and the Process of Everything

Location: Norris Westchase Center
Date: March 5, 2015
Summary: As companies have embraced the digital oilfield and implemented more and more sensors we are now awash in data ...

HSSE-SR: 2015 HSE Student Invitational

Location: Norris Westchase Center
Date: March 6, 2015
Summary: The HSSE-SR Study Group is hosting a Student Invitational to highlight current Health, Safety and Environment issues in the oil and gas industry ...