Permian Basin: The Petroleum Future

Speaker: Christine A. Ehlig-Economides, Ph.D., M.S., B.A.
Speaker Christine A. Ehlig-Economides, Ph.D., M.S., B.A.
Dr. Ehlig-Economides has been full professor of petroleum engineering at Texas A&M University in the Albert B. Stevens endowed chair since 2004. Before that she worked for Schlumberger for 20 years in well test design and interpretation, integrated reservoir characterization, modern well construction design, and well stimulation. She has worked ...

Dr. Ehlig-Economides has been full professor of petroleum engineering at Texas A&M University in the Albert B. Stevens endowed chair since 2004. Before that she worked for Schlumberger for 20 years in well test design and interpretation, integrated reservoir characterization, modern well construction design, and well stimulation. She has worked in more than 30 countries and authored more than 60 papers. Dr. Ehlig-Economides has received a number of technical awards in including the SPE Formation Evaluation and Lester C. Uren Awards and the Anthony Lucas Gold Medal, and she was inducted into the National Academy of Engineering in 2003. She is currently a member of the National Academy Board on Energy and Environmental Systems (BEES). She is developing courses and academic programs in Energy Engineering at Texas A&M University.

Full Description

Dr. Economides will be presenting an overview and forecast of the oil and gas industry. This talk will engage the audience to explore together the implications of energy needs and consumption on everyday life and on potential career opportunities in the petroleum industry. SPE has invited selected high school students that have shown advanced skills in STEM projects to attend.

Organizer Amy Timmons, Weatherford

When?

Tue, Apr. 15, 2014
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. America/Chicago

How Much?

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Where?

Norris Conference Centers - Houston/Westchase
9990 Richmond Ave.
Houston, TX 77042
United States

Parking is complimentary. Any special dietary requests will be met upon request to the event contact.


For additional information please contact Amy.Timmons@Weatherford.com.

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