Past Events - Ireland

Past Events

30th January 2019 - SPE Distinguished Lecture: "“Global Climate Change Wars and Fossil Energy; Current and Future Realities”, by George Stosur, U.S. Department of Energy

11th October 2018 - SPE Technical Lecture: "Managing Risk and Uncertainty in Field Development Planning", by Mark Cook, SPE. 

17 May 2018 - SPE Distinguished Lecture: "Integrating Geomechanics with Operational Practices Improves Extended-Reach Drilling Performances", by See Hong Ong, Baker Hughes

26th April 2018 - SPE & PESGB 2017 Oil and Gas Industry Evening. Featuring Rory Dunphy, NexenCNOOC; Bernard Looney, BP; Pat Shannon IOOA. Sponsored by Davy, IOOA, NexenCNOOC, BP.  

23 Nov 2017 -  SPE presents 'Whiskey & Water; A Geological Aide Memoire'.

23 October 2017 - SPE Distinguished Lecture: "Isotropy: A Fatal Assumption in Shale Geomechanics", by Hamed Souroush, INEOS

31st May 2017 - SPE Distinguished Lecture: "Creating Value from Uncertainty and Flexibility", by Reidar Bratvold, University of Stavanger.  


31st May 2017 - New SPE Ireland Chairman Elected

27th April 2017 - SPE & PESGB 2017 Oil and Gas Industry Evening. Featuring Gareth Parry, Woodside Energy; Tony O'Reilly, Providence Resources; Pat Shannon IOOA. Sponsored by Davy, IOOA, Providence, Woodside.  


3rd April 2017 - SPE UCD Student Chapter Lecture: "The Attributes of an Anomalous Career in Geophysics", by Dr. John O'Sullivan, Technical Director, Providence Resources Plc. 


23rd March 2017 - SPE Distinguished Lecture: " Dry Hole Analysis - What I have learnt about the Upstream Petroleum Industry from My Failures", by Steve Mackie, Santos.


 20th February 2017 - SPE Distinguished Lecture: "Borehole Seismic Solutions for Integrated Reservoir Characterization and Monitoring" by Steve Morice, Shell. 


1st December 2016 - "How to Drill Ultra Deepwater Wells", by Peter Aird. Networking drinks sponsored by Providence Resources plc.  SPE-Ireland_Deepwater Drilling_1-DEC-2016.pdf

SPE Ireland NEWSLETTER - September 2016

29th September 2016 - SPE Ireland & PESGB Irelands 2016 Dublin Geology Rocks Walk! Sponsored by GeoNua Ltd.


14th June 2016 - North Sea Regional Service Awards, at SPE London Annual Conference  

25th May 2016 - Deepwater Exploration Insights:'Global Deepwater E&P in a Low Oil & Gas Price World' - Cahir O'Neill, Senior Principal Researcher, IHS Energy; & ' Reducing Reservoir Uncertainty During Deepwater Exploration & Apprasial - Wireless Reservoir Monitoring Delivering More Bang for Your Buck', Brian Champion, Expro Wireless Well Solutions. 


13th April 2016 - UCD SPE Student Chapter Meeting: "Peaks & Troughs of a Career in Geophysics", by Keith Byrne, Providence Resources. 


7th April 2016 - SPE & PESGB 2016 Oil & Gas Industry Evening. Sponsored by DAVY, IOOA, Providence, Shell. 

24th March 2016 -   SPE Distinguished Lecture: "Making Better Appraisal & Development Decisions:Using Decision Risk Analysis & Value of Information" by Pete Naylor, BG Group (a subsidiary of Shell)


22nd February 2016 -  SPE Distinguished Lecture: "How to Predict Reservoir Performance with Subsurface Uncertainty at Multiple Scales" by Xiao-Hiu Wu, ExxonMobil


12th November 2015 -  SPE Distinguished Lecture: "Optimism in Reservoir Production Forecasting". By William Meddaugh, Midwestern State University.  Sponsored by Tullow Oil.


29th October 2015 - UCD SPE Student Chapter Meeting: "What About that Oil Business, eh?", by Donal Meehan, Providence Resources. 


7th October 2015 - Subsea Compression : Game Changer for the Atlantic Margin - GE Oil & Gas 


18th September 2015 - SPE Ireland AGM. Sponsored by United Oil & Gas. 


12th May 2015 -  SPE Distinguished Lecture: Diamonds - A Drillers Best Friend. Sponsored by Tullow Oil. 


23rd April 2015 - North Sea Regional Officers Meeting, Bergen, Norway

8th April 2015 - UCD SPE Student Chapter, Industry Information Lecture. by Donal Meehan & Myles Watson (Providence Resources). Sponsored by SPE Ireland.


18th February 2015 - SPE Distinguished Lecture: Shale Well Performance Metrics - We 'Shale' Succeed. Sponsored by Tullow Oil.

 28th January 2015 - 2015 Oil & Gas Industry Evening. Sponsored by IHS Cera.

SPE Ireland Newsletter, January 2015

13th November 2014 - SPE Ireland Networking Event. Sponsored by Providence Resources.