International Youth Scientific and Practical Congress (Newsletter) – Russia (Nov, 2019)

International Youth Scientific and Practical Congress (Newsletter) – Russia (Nov, 2019)

On 18 – 21 November 2019, the 11th International Youth Scientific and Practical Congress “Oil and Gas Horizons” was held at Gubkin University. The event was organized by Gubkin University SPE Student Chapter.

The main theme of the plenary session was “Transformation of the Oil and Gas Industry”. The program of the congress included the technical sessions in geosciences, drilling and completion, oil and gas field development, oil and gas transportation, storage and logistics, health, safety, environment, oil and gas chemistry, petroleum economics and management, smart technologies. In addition, two sessions in oil and gas exploration and production, and oilfield services, oil and gas marketing and processing were held for postgraduate students. During the technical sessions, 70 students delivered their presentations. The representatives of companies and universities acted as judges of the technical sessions.

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WPC Expert Workshop (Newsletter) – Bucharest (Oct, 2019)

WPC Expert Workshop (Newsletter) – Bucharest (Oct, 2019)

HC Increasing Recovery Efficiency in the Mature Fields. Methods & Technology for Cooperation

 

21 & 22 October 2019 – Bucharest, Romania

This Expert Workshop was organized by the Romanian National Committee and co-hosted by the Iranian National Committee.  It will focus on ‘HC Increasing Recovery Efficiency in the Mature Fields.  Methods & Technology for Cooperation’.

Key topics to be covered include:

  • How to evaluate the remaining resources in mature fields
  • Using up-to-date methods and technologies in mature fields to maximise production and reduce costs
  • Re-development of mature fields using probabilistic modeling approaches for secondary and tertiary recovery methods
  • CO2 Capture, Usage and Storage Projects
  • How to efficiently increase recovery factors taking the challenging profitability of mature fields into account

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Job Opportunity – EIED Company

Job Opportunity – EIED Company

EIED was formally established in 1996

But its activities was started as OIEC’s engineering division since 1989, so EIED carries a legacy of near three decades of experience in Oil, Gas and Petrochemical (OGP) industries. EIED has earned the reputation of a highly qualified company in the Energy and OGP industries and is specialized in Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM).

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IOI WPC YC Local Mentoring Program

IOI WPC YC Local Mentoring Program

Iran Oil Industry Youth Committee in World Petroleum Council planned to run a local mentoring program for the first time, following the successful experience of the WPC in the last 4 cycles. Dr Sajjad Keshavarzian who already participated in the third cycle of mentoring program and had been recommended by Dr Tor Fjaeran (President of WPC) as one of the active mentees to participate in the 22nd WPC event in Turkey is coordinating this program based on his international experience. He got the PhD in Energy Engineering at Politecnico di Milano, Italy in 2017 and right now working as a researcher in a Research & Technology Department of one of the largest aromatic complex in the world (Nouri Petrochemical Company). Dr Erfan Afazeli who is participating in the current mentoring program of WPC as one of Iran’s representative, also collaborating with Dr Keshavarzian to run successfully this local program.

The objectives of this program are the same as the international mentoring program as follows:

  • Bridging the gap between senior experts and young people in the oil and gas sector from different cultures;
  • Sharing knowledge and experiences through open dialogue (interactive, formal and informal discussions);
  • Generating content and interactions for WPC events and publications;
  • Building a global networking platform for professional development and WPC promotion.

For the Mentees, the Program’s objectives include:

  • Help participants in identifying and achieving opportunities for career development;
  • Engage with senior industry leaders and develop global dialogue on the energy industry
  • Create opportunities to meet and partner with others with different job titles, descriptions or cultural boundaries;
  • Create a culture that sees mentorship as an effective way of developing individuals.

 

For this first cycle and due to the fact that the quality of the job is a matter of importance, we decided to go on with two mentoring group with three mentees each, under the supervision of two professional experts to discuss over the relevant and agreed upon topics.

Group 1:

Mentor: Dr Masoud Riazi, Associated Professor, Vice Dean of EOR Research Center, Shiraz University

 

Mentees:

  1. Hossein Rezvani (Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering)
  2. Shahram Khalilinezhad (Faculty Member, Department of Petroleum Engineering, Quchan Branch, Islamic Azad University
  3. Ali Khalilnejad (Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering, Hydrocarbon Reservoirs)

 

Group 2:

Mentor: Dr Babak Asadi, President and CEO | NAPTA Corporation in Netherland, former Senior Project Manager at Sell

Mentees:

  1. Erfan Hashemi-Nasab (Master of Science in Petroleum Reservoir Engineering)
  2. Golnoosh Abdeali (PhD Candidate in Polymer Engineering)
  3. Hossein Ahmadi Eshkaftaki (Project Manager at rock analysis dept., Research Institute of Petroleum Industry, M.Sc. in Petroleum Reservoir Engineering)

WPC YP MEEETINGS & KAZENERGY YOUTH CONFERENCE

WPC YP MEEETINGS & KAZENERGY YOUTH CONFERENCE

WPC Young Professionals Meetings
& Kazenergy Youth Conference,
1-3, Oct 2018, Astana, Kazakhstan

 

World Petroleum Congress YPs representatives will continue their meetings after Poland, Belgrade in Astana too and follow up the projects and main actions roadmap for Road to FLFSaint Petersburg and Road to WPCHouston.

World Petroleum Congress Young professionals as a family will participate in KAZENERGY YOUTH CONFERENCE to develop the issue of intergenerational characteristics through the prism of analysis of education, employment, confidence, diversity, generational values and intellectual team competition

For more information:
WPC-Astana

23rd WPC Programme – Technical Forum Topics

23rd WPC Programme – Technical Forum Topics

23rd World Petroleum Congress – Houston 2020

From the 6-10 December 2020 Houston will be showcasing the industry’s role and capabilities in providing safe, affordable and sustainable energy in the future under the official theme of the 23rdWPC:

“Innovative Energy Solutions”

A strong programme will frame the event and provide many opportunities for knowledge sharing and discussions.

📌 The Technical Programme of the Congress is split into five main topical blocks:

BLOCK 1 – Innovation in upstream

BLOCK 2 – Innovation in downstream & petrochemicals

BLOCK 3 – Innovation in natural gas

▫BLOCK 4 – Future energy landscape

BLOCK 5 – Managing energy solutions

Download The Technical Programme of the Congress