SPE Middle East and North Africa

Director's Blog

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Mohamed Al Marzouqi

It is a privilege to serve the petroleum engineering community as the SPE Middle East and North Africa regional director during this crucial period of industrial development. Since more than a century ago, the mission of SPE to disseminate knowledge to the public has played a significant role in bringing together people and organisations with similar interests across boundaries. This is becoming increasingly vital as the energy landscape evolves rapidly...

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President's Column

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Medhat M. Kamal

Envisioning the Future of SPE

The SPE Strategic plan has been updated, and the changes to SPE’s bylaws have been finalized.

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It’s Time to Nominate a Distinguished Lecturer

Do you know someone who is an authority in his or her field and an experienced public speaker? If so, submit a nomination for the SPE Distinguished Lecturer programme. The deadline is 15 March.

SPE Needs You: Virtual Career Pathways Fair and PetroBowl® Volunteers

SPE needs volunteers to support the fifth annual Virtual Career Pathways Fair . We are seeking volunteers to offer advice and guidance on what it is like to do their job in the industry, and how people who want to follow in your footsteps can best prepare.

If you are interested in volunteering, sign up today .

Take Yourself to Greater Depths with SPE Online Education

Make this your year to remain current on the latest research, tools, and techniques in your professional field with SPE Online Education . Whether you prefer live or on-demand training, join our industry experts as they explore solutions to real problems and discuss trending topics.

Technical Papers and Libraries

OnePetro logo Your SPE professional membership gives you 10 FREE SPE papers annually along with deeply discounted pricing on SPE content found on OnePetro.org . The industry’s largest online technical library, OnePetro contains more than 220,000 documents from multiple professional societies in the upstream oil and gas industry.

Regional Directors

Mohamed Al Marzouqi
Middle East and North Africa

Hisham Zubari
Middle East and North Africa


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