3 - 4 April  2008 • Houston, Texas, USA

Winners of the YP Paper Contest have been announced!


Abstract Title

Kellen Skinner

Nodal Analysis Determines Most Efficient Compression of Produced Gas Thus Increasing Reserves and Net Present Value

Mehreen Vazir

Flow Testing Shut In Sand Prone Subsea Wells

Anil Joy

Pressure Transient Testing from the Surface 

John Cliver/Chris Robinson

Continuous Injection of Hydrate Inhibitor in gas-Lift Gas

Danielle Broussard

Allocation Nightmare to Dream Come True: The Power of Real-time Technology


Matthias Koenig

Improved Co-operation Between Service Company And Operator

The SPE Gulf Coast Section Young Professionals Committee invites all engineers with 0-10 years experience to submit their abstract for the1st Annual Young Professionals Paper Contest.  Submit your topic as an abstract before the deadline.  If selected, you will present your paper to an audience of your peers at Emerging Engineers Conference (EEC) 2008 in Houston, Texas on April 3 – 4th. Paper proposal deadline is 28 January 2008.

Submittal Instructions

      1. Obtain necessary clearance from your management.
      2. Paper proposal must be received by28 January 2008 to the e-mail address below.
      3. Please note that, if accepted, authors will be notified of their status in late February 2008.
      4. The finalists will be invited to present their work in front of a panel of judges.
      5. The winner of the YP Paper Contest will be given an award for their success and will be recognized by all the attendees.
      6. Awards will be given on 4 April 2008.

Please visit the SPE GCS website at http://www.spegcs.org/en/cev/mon/ as updates & Emerging Engineers Conference registration will be posted soon.

For more information:

Email or call Ashish Chitale at +1.281.366.1797.