2019-2020 SPE-GCS








In our mission to continue to serve the oil and gas community in Greater Houston and conduct more knowledge sharing events catered to the growing interest, SPE GCS Data Analytics Study Group aims to organize events by inviting key industry practitioners, thought leaders and innovators to discuss about latest advancements in ‘Big data analytics’ in oil and gas and build a community of E&P data analytics enthusiasts. This study group aims to build a community of E&P data enthusiasts in Gulf Coast and help expedite adoption of this field in Oil and Gas. The field of data analytics with its diverse applications holds tremendous potential and is poised to fundamentally change the oil and gas industry. 



Data Science Convention - APRIL 2021






  • Jan 23, 2020 - Data Analytics Lunch-n-Learn


  • Oct 24, 2019 - Data Analytics Lunch-n-Learn


  • Oct 14, 2019 - Career Development Series: Data Analytics and Data Science


  • Sep 26, 2019 - Introduction to Energy Machine Learning Workshop


  • Aug 22, 2019 - Data Analytics Lunch-n-Learn



  • Dec 3, 2018 - Data Science Tools and Terms


  • Oct 4, 2018 - Data Analytics Seminar: AI frontiers in Oil and Gas Operations


  • Aug 30, 2018 - Hands-on Data Analytics Boot Camp







 Manisha Bhardwaj, Chair

 Data Science Technical Advisor




 Anisha Kaul, Vice Chair & Posters

 ML Tech Lead 

 GAIA(Insight), Digital Subsurface Platform



 David Lerohl, Treasurer

 Sr. Applications Engineer

 Reveal Energy Services



 Eulalia Munoz, Treasurer

 Startup Business Lead



 Jayesh Jain, Programs Team Lead

 Senior Research Engineer

 Baker Hughes, a GE company




 Malleswar Yenugu, Programs

 Associate Director in Data Analytics

 IHS Markit



 YagnaDeepika Oruganti, Programs 

 Staff Data Scientist

 Baker Hughes




 Andrés Landa, Events Team Lead

 Staff R&D Geophysicist



 Casey Langdon, Events 

 Geoscience Technologist -   Business   Development

 Concho Resources



 Ishita Chakraborty, Events

 Associate II

 Stress Engineering Services Inc.


 Amy Mao, Sponsorships Team Lead

 Data Engineer

 Wood Mackenzie


 David Traugott, Sponsorships

 Senior Well Modeling Engineer



 Pushpesh Sharma, Publicity

 Research Data Scientist

 Inveniam Asset Management, LLC



 Sunit Mathur, Publicity Team Lead

 Experienced Data Science Associate



 Magid Bugazia, Publicity - Website

 Graduate Student of Data Analytics

 University of Houston -Downtown



 Kriti Singh, Publicity - Content Developer

 Associate Drilling R&D, Data Scientist



 Reynaldo Gomez, Sponsorships

 Energy Account Manager




 Sergei Parsegov, Memberships & Registrations Team Lead

 R&D Engineer





 Daniel Braga, Memberships, Registrations & Posters 

 Graduate Research Assistant

 Louisiana State University



 Samaneh Soroush, Memberships & Registrations

 Research Scientist

 Rice University




Suri Bhat, Advisor

 Vice President - Sales



 Tom Howes, Advisor

 Consultant, Business Owner

 Well Design Solutions LLC


 Supriya Gupta, Advisor

 Data Scientist



 Giewee Hammond, Advisor

 Data Science Manager

 Aramco Services Company







SPE GCS 2018 Outstanding Study Group Award 







Please contact Amy Mao at amy.mao@woodmac.com for annual, events, and Data Science Convention sponsorship opportunities.






Please contact the study group chair Manisha Bhardwaj at manisha.bhardwaj@halliburton.com for more information.



Position Name Phone


  • SGT_0201
  • SGT_0213
  • SPEGCS 2010 Kick Off Meeting
  • SGT_0295
  • SGT_0305
  • SGT_0222