SPE Ukraine Talks

SPE Ukraine starts a series of podcasts with O&G industry representatives

SPE Ukraine Talks is a podcast that unites professionals in the oil and gas industry of Ukraine. In the podcast, we discuss interesting projects, exciting ups and downs, and what exactly helps build a successful career in the industry.

Our guests are experienced specialists who share their knowledge and practical experience with listeners. We conduct a detailed review of various topics in each issue, highlight the most pressing problems and discuss possible ways to solve them.

SPE Ukraine Talks is an ideal choice for those who want to keep up with the latest trends and news in the oil and gas industry

We are ready to present our first edition of the podcast 🎤SPE Ukraine Talks!

In the podcast, we will listen to Natalia Rudevych - Programm Chairperson SPE Central Ukraine Section.

Oleksandr Solodkyi - Key accounts manager Central Western Europe. He was able to radically turn his life around a few years ago. Oleksandr changed his engineering position in Ukraine to become a business development manager in Central Europe. Currently, he works in a corporate center located in the Netherlands.

During the podcast, we discuss many interesting topics, including:
🔸how to find a job in an international company of the big four
🔸how to prepare for an interview
🔸 the difference in wages between Ukraine and Europe
🔸what watches are popular in the oil and gas industry😉

If you are interested in the oil and gas industry and business development, then this conversation will be a source of interesting and useful information for you.


⚡️Welcome to a new episode of the podcast 🎤 SPE Ukraine Talks, where we will talk to Igor Stefanyshyn, owner and director of Ukrburservice, one of the largest private drilling companies in Ukraine.

We will talk about the experience of starting and developing your own business in the oil and gas industry, which areas of development are the most promising, how much money you need to start, and what strategies are the most effective for success.

During our conversation, Igor will tell us about the history of the company, the difficulties and obstacles he faced, and how he managed to succeed and make his business one of the largest in the country.


Meet the new edition of the podcast 🎤SPE Ukraine Talks, where Nataliya Rudevych will talk with ⁨Artem Tsybulskyi⁩, a graduate of IF University and an active member of SPE since his student days.

In this issue, we will tell you what is the most important on the way to success at the university and what tools help to quickly ensure a successful career in an international company. We will also discuss the skills that should be developed for your career to be effective and bring a lot of satisfaction.

Don't miss this exciting episode to get important advice from people who have experienced successful careers and know how to achieve their goals!


Simeon Eburi is currently serving as 2023 SPE North America Regional Director. He is a Reservoir Management Advisor in Chevron’s Technical Center. He has spent much of his professional life at Chevron in roles ranging from frontier exploration and new ventures petroleum engineer, production operations supervisor in Bakersfield, California, decision and economic analyst/advisor for deepwater US Gulf of Mexico Exploration, and reservoir simulation engineer, reservoir engineer and production engineer for Shale and Tight assets. He was the chair of the SPE Gulf Coast Section (GCS) Board of Directors in 2020 and received the SPE Gulf Coast North America Regional Young Member Outstanding Service Award in 2019. He also received the SPE-GCS Committee of the Year Award as Education Committee Chair in 2016 and was SPE-GCS Young Professionals Committee Chair in 2013, receiving the SPE Houston Young Engineer of the Year Award in 2014. Eburi holds master’s and bachelor’s degrees in petroleum engineering from Texas Tech University.



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Oleksandr Zayoma is a public speaking teacher and speechwriter.
He has been working in the field of education for 17 years. For the past 14 years, he has been helping people make their speeches, presentations, and communication more enjoyable and useful, both for those who speak and for those who listen.
Works with the best Ukrainian and international companies. Of the TOP-5 in almost any industry, three are my clients.
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