March 26, 2015


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Networking is one of the most powerful tools for accelerating and sustaining successful careers.  Networking is about making the right connections and building beneficial relationships.  Learn how to grow your networking skills to influence change and to build collaborative relationships in order to add value for both your career and for your employer. 

Mentoring will always be an integral part of our development, this relationship based process for the transmission of knowledge (relevant to work, career or professional development) will enable us to gain personal and professional skills needed to face the challenges ahead. Its importance becomes evident as we recognize the value of networking, advice and support a mentor can give us when developing a quality and healthy relationship. Building fluency in the use of Networking and Mentoring supports the Soft Skills of Networking, Diversity, Mentoring and Teamwork. 

This 3-hour workshop was developed in collaboration between the SPE Talent Council and the SPE Soft Skills Committee.


Featured Speakers

Speaker: Susan Howes
Speaker Susan Howes
Susan Howes is Organizational Capability Consultant in the Reservoir Management department at Chevron, with prior assignments as Reservoir Management Consultant in the Reservoir Management Framework group and as Manager of the Horizons Program. Susan Howes is formerly Learning and Organizational Development Manager at Anadarko.  Susan Howes is a petroleum engineering …

Susan Howes is Organizational Capability Consultant in the Reservoir Management department at Chevron, with prior assignments as Reservoir Management Consultant in the Reservoir Management Framework group and as Manager of the Horizons Program. Susan Howes is formerly Learning and Organizational Development Manager at Anadarko.


 Susan Howes is a petroleum engineering graduate of the University of Texas and is a Past President of the Chevron Women’s Network. Susan Howes currently serves as Chair of the SPE Soft Skills Committee, was the 2010 Chair of the SPE Talent Council, and is an SPE Distinguished Member

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Speaker: Peggy Rijken
Speaker Peggy Rijken
Peggy Rijken Is the Team Leader for the Productivity Enhancement team in the Reservoir and Production Engineering department at Chevron, with prior assignments as a hydraulic fracture engineer and as a geomechanics specialist. Rijken is a petroleum engineering graduate of the University of Texas (PhD) and holds a Masters in …

Peggy Rijken Is the Team Leader for the Productivity Enhancement team in the Reservoir and Production Engineering department at Chevron, with prior assignments as a hydraulic fracture engineer and as a geomechanics specialist.


Rijken is a petroleum engineering graduate of the University of Texas (PhD) and holds a Masters in Mining and Petroleum Engineering from Delft University of Technology in The Netherlands.


  Rijken currently serves on the SPE Talent Council Committee and the ATCE SPE Reservoir engineering committee. She has previously served on the ATCE well completions committee and served on the ATCE SPE well stimulation committee prior to becoming the committee chair. 

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Organizer

Nii Ahele Nunoo (507) 304-5416


Date and Time

Thu, March 26, 2015

5:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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Location

Hilton Houston Westchase

9999 Westheimer Road Houston, TX
Houston , Texas 77042
United States