2017 has been a transition year as our industry begins to recover from the worst downturn since the 1980’s. But the oil business has changed in the last 30 years – more globalization, more competition and the disruption of US unconventional production. Oil people are also changing with a more global workforce and the massive retirements of the Big Crew Change. Oil technology is also changing with trends in big data analytics, greater efficiencies and of course, shale production. Join 2017 SPE President Janeen Judah as she shares her observations on what people are talking about in 2017 and looking forward to in 2018.