April 20, 2018


Description

 

The SPE Members in Transition Seminar Series is designed to include a selection of topics of interest to SPE members who are transitioning in between jobs during the current industry downturn or who are looking for new career opportunities.  The agenda for the twenty-seventh seminar in the series will include “What Type of Mentor are You?” “Data to Make Value-Driven Decisions,” and ““BetterSpeak”: 3 Steps to Improving How You Say What You Say and a “Discussion of Resources for SPE Members”.


Featured Speakers

Speaker: Chuck Greer
Speaker Chuck Greer

Speaker #1 Title: Well Abandonment Advisor
Speaker #1 Company: Chevron
Speaker #1 Bio: Chuck was recently recognized as Chevron Mentor of the Year, via nomination and interviews with the Mentee, awarded by the Diversity Team.  His 40+ year career includes roles of increasing responsibility most recently at Chevron, Production Management Industries, Growth …

Speaker #1 Title: Well Abandonment Advisor


Speaker #1 Company: Chevron


Speaker #1 Bio: Chuck was recently recognized as Chevron Mentor of the Year, via nomination and interviews with the Mentee, awarded by the Diversity Team.  His 40+ year career includes roles of increasing responsibility most recently at Chevron, Production Management Industries, Growth Resources and Schlumberger.  He received EE MS and BS degrees from Virginia Tech.


 


Event #1 Description/Presentation Abstract:  What Type of Mentor are You?


There are many opportunities to mentor, but one must first determine which mentoring capacity is best suited for you. This discussion will discuss the following mentoring categories and the roles the mentor and mentee play in the relationship: Technical, Job, Career, Impact, or Counseling Mentor.  Everyday opportunities to give back in this way will also be shared.


 

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Speaker: Cheng Zhang
Speaker Cheng Zhang

Speaker #2 Title: Business Development Executive
Speaker #2 Company: OGRE Systems 
Speaker #2 Bio: Cheng Zhang partners with Team OGRE to grow their professional reserve-related brand, R3. He focuses on integrating Stochastic Analysis, Type Well, and Interactive Data Analytics with guidelines of the SEC and PRMS.  He received a BS degree in …

Speaker #2 Title: Business Development Executive


Speaker #2 Company: OGRE Systems 


Speaker #2 Bio: Cheng Zhang partners with Team OGRE to grow their professional reserve-related brand, R3. He focuses on integrating Stochastic Analysis, Type Well, and Interactive Data Analytics with guidelines of the SEC and PRMS.  He received a BS degree in petroleum geology from SWPU in China, and a MS degree in petroleum engineering from the University of Houston and the University of Wyoming.


 


Event #2 Description/Presentation Abstract: Data to Make Value-Driven Decisions


Drilling exploration or proved undeveloped unconventional wells is a risk-based business.  Most risk is associated with geological and engineering uncertainties, including uncertainties associated with the evaluation of data.  Cheng will demonstrate an effective visual analytical workflow utilizing pertinent geologic and engineering data to generate a Type Well Profile.  The Type Well Profile provides an improved understanding of predicted well performance, critical to estimating the economic outcome and thereby reducing risk for value-driven decisions.


 

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Speaker: Dr. David Pelton
Speaker Dr. David Pelton

Speaker #3 Title: President
Speaker #3 Company: Pelton Communications, LLC
Speaker #3 Bio: Dr. Pelton has been a professional communicator/presenter for 45 years and has taught courses in communication and communication-related subjects for national and international training/development organizations.  He holds degrees from Cornell University, The New England Conservatory of Music, and the …

Speaker #3 Title: President


Speaker #3 Company: Pelton Communications, LLC


Speaker #3 Bio: Dr. Pelton has been a professional communicator/presenter for 45 years and has taught courses in communication and communication-related subjects for national and international training/development organizations.  He holds degrees from Cornell University, The New England Conservatory of Music, and the University of Cincinnati.  He is a member of numerous training institutes and societies and enjoys an international reputation as a communications consultant, lecturer, trainer, and coach. 


 


Event #3 Description/Presentation Abstract: “BetterSpeak”: 3 Steps to Improving How You Say What You Say


Ever gotten irritated when people ask you to repeat something because they couldn’t understand you?  Bet so.  Ever thought that it may be because you don’t speak well?  Bet not.  Learn to improve how you speak so people won’t keep interrupting you and making your life miserable.  Have fun, enjoy and learn. 

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Organizer

Ashish Fatnani

Event Contact Name: Ashish Fatnani/ Susan Howes


Event Contact Email: Ashish.Fatnani@halliburton.com / C. Susan.howes@gmail.com


Event Contact Phone #: 832.415.6835(Ashish) / 713.553.5020 (Susan)


Date and Time

Fri, April 20, 2018

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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Location

Houston Exponential (formerly known as Houston Technology Center)

410 Pierce Street
Houston, TX 77002