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SPE 2016 President’s column: Should I stay or should I go?

The English punk rock band, The Clash, posed this question musically in 1982. It is unlikely they intended it as a starting point for a discussion on careers in petroleum engineering. Yet, this was the topic of a SPE young

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Geomechanical effects of the use of subsurface resources-towards a better understanding

NoonTalk@DIATI – Seminario con Dr. Peter Fokker (TNO, Utrecht) Sala Riunioni 1° Piano DIATI ingresso 3, Politecnico di Torino – Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24, Torino Bio Peter Fokker studied physics at Utrecht University. After his PhD he joined Shell,

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Monday, 14 March

March 14th – Europe PetroBowl Regional Qualifier Registration

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Europe PetroBowl Regional Qualifier

(Includes Europe, North Sea, and Russian and Caspian SPE Regions) Registration Deadline: Monday, 14 March This event will be part of the SPE International Conference and Exhibition on Health, Safety, Security, Environment, and Social Responsibility, 11–13 April in Stavanger, Norway. All

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Gustavo Sclocchi Theses Award 2015

In order to encourage and reward university graduates who specialise in petroleum engineering, geo-sciences and other disciplines related to the oil & gas industry, the SPE (Society of Petroleum Engineers – Italian Section), the EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists &

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Roberto Rocca Fellowships 2016

The Roberto Rocca Education Program is an initiative to provide scholarships and fellowships to talented undergraduate and graduate students of engineering and the applied sciences in selected countries. Founded in 2005 to honor the late Chairman of the Techint Group,

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Application for the SPE Scholarship 2015

Please turn in your application for the SPE Scholarships for this year. The deadline is April 15. Information can be found at

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Petrobowl 2015

Politecnico di Torino team has participated in Petrobowl Regional Qualifier (Europe) held in London (UK) on 17th March 2015. Muhammad Shoaib headed the team and other team members include Andrea Carolina Peña, Muhammad Salman Qamar and Giacomo Bonomo. Team reached

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OMC 2015 5 Minutes Speech Contest

Are you a post-graduate or PhD student in the energy sector? If so, OMC organisers offer you the chance to present your work and liaise with leading Oil&Gas companies. Send your abstract on “Technologies to meet the future energy needs”

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2015 Roberto Rocca Fellowships

Fellowships 2015 The Roberto Rocca Education Program is now accepting applications for the 2015 Roberto Rocca Fellowships for doctoral studies in selected fields of engineering. The Fellowships are open to citizens of Argentina, Colombia,  Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, Romania and Venezuela

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