LEED GA Certification
Date: March 18, 2017 Time: 12:00 - 5:00 pm Location: ENE 322 Registration: http://leadinggreen.ca/calgary Cost: $200 Details: Interested in getting involved in the Green Building and sustainability Industry? Opportunities are plentiful and passing your LEED professional designation is required to get involved! For more details, please visit: goo.gl/m9D9TX
Date: Thursday March 23, 2017 Time: 5:00 – 7:00 pm Location: Barcelona Tavern For more info refer to this link: https://goo.gl/NrKdJS Come out and network with fellow colleagues and meet the APEGA Calgary Branch Executive committee. Please join us for delicious appetizers, one free drink and a social evening!
Date: Tuesday March 14, 2017 Time: 11:15 - 1:15 pm Location: The Westin Hotel For more info refer to this link: https://goo.gl/Qj3esg Each year the President of APEGA visits our volunteer Branches around the province and meets with Members and Permit Holders. This is an excellent opportunity for President Hrudey to hear about some of the work our Members are doing and to provide an update on activities that your Association has been undertaking in addition to our core regula
Facilities & Upgrading Technical Panel
Date: Thursday March 9, 2017 Time: 3:00 – 6:00 pm Location: Calgary Petroleum Club - Devonian Room For more info refer to this link: https://goo.gl/FKOCdt Presentation: Innovation Update: SRC and CanmetENERGY The Saskatchewan Research Council and CanmetENERGY of the National Research Council of Canada, will outline in general terms, what each of the organizations involvement is in oil and gas. Each of the participants will detail innovative work underway or completed in abov
Drilling Optimization and Automation: Considering the Effects of Sensing, Latency and Data Quality
Date: Tuesday March 28, 2017 Time: 11:30 - 1:00 pm Location: Calgary Petroleum Club For more info refer to this link: https://goo.gl/6XtUzv Successful deployment of drilling optimization and automation tasks is highly dependent on data quality, an understanding of data latency, and on the physics of the sensors themselves. The talk will begin with an overview of the motivation for and the current work of the SPE Drilling Systems Automation Technical Session (DSATS) Drilling
Market Fundamentals Outlook and Hedging Strategies
Date: Thursday March 23, 2017 Time: 7:30 – 9:30am Location: Calgary Petroleum Club For more info refer to this link: https://goo.gl/iT2cEy Based on feedback from industry there exists a need for quality business-themed professional development supported by a premier technical organization. The SPE has heard the call and launched the SPE Business Breakfast Series. This series is designed to target managers and other E&P professional with commercial professional development in
Petrochemicals - Adding Value to NGL's in Alberta
Date: Wednesday March 22, 2017 Time: 11:30 - 1:00 pm Location: Calgary Petroleum Club For more info refer to this link: https://goo.gl/hR6KrV Inter Pipeline recently acquired two natural gas liquids and olefin liquids extraction plants near Fort McMurray, a fractionator near Redwater and a 490-kilometre pipeline connecting them from Williams Energy Canada. With the acquisition, Inter Pipeline also assumed responsibility for the potential construction of a $1.85-billion propa
Valuing Water in Alberta
Date: Tuesday March 21, 2017 Time: 11:30 - 1:00 pm Location: Calgary Petroleum Club For more info refer to this link: https://goo.gl/rr9mVF Alberta’s water resources are vital to our environment, our economy and our people. The increasing demand for water across the province has raised issues of water supply, quality and allocation. Innovative policy and collaborative processes are providing new ways of managing these valuable and limited resources. Highlights of the presen
Does Heavy Oil Recovery Need Steam?
Date: Wednesday March 15, 2017 Time: 11:30 - 1:30 pm Location: Calgary Petroleum Club For more info refer to this link: https://goo.gl/pst0bA Heavy Oil recovery traditionally starts with depletion drive and (natural) waterdrive with very low recoveries as a result. As EOR technique, steam injection has been matured since the 1950s using CSS (cyclic steam stimulation), steam drive or steam flooding, and SAGD (steam assisted gravity drainage). The high energy cost of heating
Members-in-Transition: Career Transition Seminar
Date: Tuesday March 14, 2017 Time: 11:30 - 1:00 pm Location: SPE Auditorium (715 5 Ave SW) For more info refer to this link: https://goo.gl/PTrMfs Does the idea of a new career interest you? Are you wondering how your experience in the industry can be leveraged to position you in a different industry or career path? This event has a panel that has gone through this experience. They will share their views on how to successfully make the transition and answer your questions.