Jan. 7 - Jan. 10, 2008


Description

 

The Seventh Colloquium on Petroleum Engineering Education (CPEE) will be conveniently located in the Houston area for Gulf Coast Section members who are interested in attending. The CPEE will be held at The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center, on January 7-10, 2008. 

The CPEE is convened by SPE and the Association of Heads of US Petroleum Engineering Schools. Important issues for the industry as it strives to obtain the high-quality professionals needed to conquer tomorrow’s technical and social challenges will be discussed. Typical attendees at this event include petroleum engineering faculty, engineers who are members of industry advisory boards to petroleum engineering departments, chief engineers and managers charged with recruiting and retaining talent, HR representatives with responsibility for learning and organizational development, and government representatives.

 

More details on registration and sponsorship opportunities can be found at www.spe.org in the Meetings/Events area.

Conference registration prices:  Before December 21, 2007, conference registration price is $825 for members and non-members; after December 21, 2007, conference registration price is $1025 for members and non-members. 

Single day registration options are available:  Before December 21, 2007, single-day price is $500 for members and non-members; after December 12, 2007, single-day price is $600 for members and non-members). 

*Higher levels of sponsorship include registration passes.

All whining will be confined to the Monday evening “Whine and Cheese” event held prior to the conference.

Sessions will be held on these topics:

Session I - Sourcing E&P Manpower Needs

Session II – Preparing Tomorrow’s Petroleum Engineers ….Today’s Challenge

Session III – Identifying the Key Challenges for Today’s PE Departments

Session IV - Petroleum Engineering Competencies – Today vs. Tomorrow

Session V - The Future of Petroleum Engineering Departments

Session VI - Early Career Professionals




Featured Speakers

Speaker:
Speaker
Lane Sloan – Co-Author, “Terra Incognita: A Navigation Aide for Energy Leaders” Dr. Don Paul, Chevron, VP and Chief of Technology Dr. Bill Pike, Hart’s E&P Magazine, Editor-In-Chief Ford Brett, Petroskills, President Dr. Myles W. Scoggins, Colorado School of Mines, President  Dr. Vik Rao, Halliburton, Sr. Vice President and CTO The …


  • Lane Sloan – Co-Author, “Terra Incognita: A Navigation Aide for Energy Leaders”



  • Dr. Don Paul, Chevron, VP and Chief of Technology



  • Dr. Bill Pike, Hart’s E&P Magazine, Editor-In-Chief



  • Ford Brett, Petroskills, President



  • Dr. Myles W. Scoggins, Colorado School of Mines, President 



  • Dr. Vik Rao, Halliburton, Sr. Vice President and CTO






The conference fee doesn't include the room, since we expect some of our attendees reside in the Houston area.  The conference fee does include several meals as detailed on the agenda.  You can make your room reservation at The Woodlands Resort by calling 1.800.433.2624, group ID 60E43H.   For optional Golf on Friday, call +1.281.882.3000 to schedule a tee time and arrange payment.

Full Description


Date and Time

Mon, Jan. 7

-

Thu, Jan. 10, 2008

8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
(GMT-0600) US/Central


Location

The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center

2301 N. Millbend Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77380