Petroweek 2014 – report

29. November, 2014 Events No comments
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            On October 2014, SPE Trisakti University Student Chapter has successfully held its biggest annual event of the year, PETROWEEK 2014, with the theme “The Energy Compass”. It is with the hope of understanding where the world’s energy development is going in terms of technology advancements and environmental awareness that this theme is thoughtfully made.

Contact with the Organizers: spe_trisakti@yahoo.com

           PETROWEEK 2014 is divided into its series of Pre-Events, Main Events, and Closing Events. Participants of this event varies from High School students, Undergraduate Engineering students, to professionals in the oil & gas industry.

The Pre-event consisted of SPE Goes To School and SPE Earth Day. SPE Goes To School was held with the purpose of introducing the oil and gas industry to the young generation, hoping that there would be more of the young generation interested in choosing the energy industry as their career path. Schools visited was SMA 8 Jakarta and SMA 82 Jakarta. SPE Earth Day was held as an act of giving back to nature after the countless benefits that we humans had all received. Mangrove Reforestation and Coral Planting was done during the event.

The Main Event, consisting of a 2-day Grand Seminar, Team Building Session, International Conference, and the Energy Debate. On the 2-day Grand Seminar, we were very honored to be joined by valuable key speakers from Schlumberger, Weatherford, Halliburton, and YCAB (Ms. Veronica Colondam). The International Conference and Energy Debate were also held successfully, involving Engineering Student Invitees from other student chapters.

Then finally, PETROWEEK 2014 was closed with 2 activities, SPE Fun Day and the SPE Cultural & Family Dinner. Everyone took pictures, shared their experiences in their student chapters, and their hopes of better teamwork and bond among chapters in the future. Positive appraisals given by Sponsors, Speakers, and Participants validated the success of PETROWEEK 2014 and made all our hard work worth-while.

            See you in next year’s PETROWEEK 2015 !

 

 

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Marketing Manager of YoungPetro; Student AGH University of Science & Technology in Cracow; Poland SPE Student Chapter

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