SPE Weekly Events – 10/10

Howdy! Here’s a preview of next week’s TAMU-SPE events:

Monday, October 10th
Beam Pump Workshop hosted by Don-Nan

12:30PM – 3:30PM | RICH 309

Don-Nan is joining SPE TAMU to bring you a workshop on beam pumps, challenges, optimization, and much more in a 3 hour workshop! The workshop will cover the various aspects of beam pumping, delving into issues caused by sand and gas in the wellbore and methods for addressing those issues and optimizing well performance. A baselevel understanding of beam pumping will be helpful, but not required, to get useful information out of this presentation.

You must stay for all three hours and refreshments will be provided. If you have any questions, please contact Mehrdad Alfi at mehrdadalfi@tamu.edu.

don-nan beam pump workshop

Wednesday, October 12th
BUILD Workday

12:00PM – 4:00PM | BUILD Work Site (750 Agronomy Rd)

Our SPE Philanthropy Committee is teaming up with BUILD this year to help them with their 2016 project of converting shipping containers into portable medical clinics for areas in need. Come out for a little or stay the whole time! More information is in the flyer below.

10/12 BUILD

Thursday, October 13th
Lunch & Learn with EOG Resources

11:30AM – 12:30PM | RICH 910

Speaker: Kyle Thebeau, Senior Production Engineer
Topic: Development Strategies in Resource Plays For Low Commodity Pricing Environment

Saturday, October 15th
VBA Training Workshop

9:00AM – 5:00PM | RICH 106

We will be having a DAY-LONG, interactive workshop on VBA programming with petroleum engineering problem solving applications. The link to register is below. Spots are limited, so sign up soon! Lunch will be provided. For more information, please email Mehrdad Alfi at mehrdadalfi@tamu.edu. The deadline to register is Tuesday, October 12th at 5pm.

VBA Workshop Sign-up

VBA Workshop

Saturday, October 15th
Energy Day Festival 2016

11:00AM – 4:00PM | Sam Houston Park (1000 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002)

The Outreach committee will be representing the Texas A&M SPE student chapter at this huge family STEM festival. Feel free to drop by and say hi, as well as check out all of the other fantastic organizations and companies that will be present. If you are interested in volunteering for this event, please contact Ravi Lad at raviperson111@tamu.edu. Click here for more information regarding the event.

Friday, October 21st
SEC Soccer Tournament

4:00PM | Penberthy Rec Sports Complex

Come support SPE by playing for our team in the SEC Soccer Tournament! To join, the sign-up link is below and make sure you fill out the required waiver as well!

SEC Soccer Tournament Registration Form
REQUIRED Safety Waiver

Thanks and gig’em!