Our mission is to provide the members of the Westside Study Group, located in the energy corridor of Houston, with current and relevant technologies covering topics related to drilling and completions of oil and gas wells. We strive to provide an open forum that covers both onshore and offshore topics which challenge the way we approach our business and strengthen our members’ technical knowledge. It is the goal of the WSG to provide an atmosphere to its members that enhances the cross flow of information between presenters and attendees, as well as a network of varying disciplines to aid in our members’ overall professional competence. 


View the July 2020 SPE-GCS Connect

View the March 2020 Webinar presentation "Effect of Frac Interactions on Future Re-fracturing and EOR Operations"





SPE-GCS 2018-2019 Outstanding Study Group Award





Position Name Phone
Chair Derek Key 713-328-2443
Treasurer Lucy Fisher 832-870-8797
Website/Webinar Stephen Baumgartner 281-435-0264
Program Coordinator Robert Woodroof 713-516-3784
Registration Joshua Isaiah 832-707-8734
Website/Webinar Romina Myrtaj 832-805-8054
Past Chair Bharath Rajappa 832-486-3122
Board Liaison Stephen Loving 713-328-2244


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  • SPEGCS 2010 Kick Off Meeting
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  • SPE-GCS Annual Awards Banquet
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  • SPE-GCS Annual Awards Banquet