The R&D Technical Section is made up of SPE members interested in research and technology development with applications in the upstream oil and gas industry. The objective of the section is to expedite, facilitate, and provide a forum for the discussion and cooperation on petroleum R&D.
- Provide means for communications among the R&D technical communities within the petroleum industry and to the R&D communities of other industries
- Identify major issues/technology areas on which to focus interaction and discussions
- Host engagements that are open to all SPE members’ participation to discuss research needs within the associated industries