Committee


Chairperson
Attila Szabo
Sproule 

Past Chairperson
Erin Summers
KAPPA Engineering

Laura_Weeden_Sized.pngChair-Elect & YP Chairperson
Laura Weeden 
CanWhite Sands Corp

Technical Programs Lead
Catherine Addison
TD Securities

Untitled.pngEducational Support Lead 
Melanie Hnatyshyn
University of Calgary


Growth & 
Development Lead
Dylan Lougheed
Anderson Thompson Reservoir Strategies

00100sPORTRAIT_00100_BURST20180804110042417_COVER.jpgSocial/Networking Events Lead
Kim Nguyen
Murphy Oil

Membership 
Lead

John Aoun
Seven Generations
Energy

Recognition
Lead

Bob Pearson
Glynn Resources

Sponsorship Lead
Jonathan Roberton
Harvest Operations

Communications
Courtney Dragani
Cenovus

Sahar_Gagary.jpgTreasurer
Sahar Gargary

Kirk-Graham-Portrait-Original__2_.jpgSecretary
Kirk Graham
Graham Decisions

Director
Kyle Klam
Modern Wellbore Solutions 

Kristin.JPGSection Coordinator 
Kristin Trempner

  


Distinguished Lecture Series
Catherine Addison
TD Securities
No_Picture.pngInter-Society Luncheons
Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Drilling &
Completion
Kyle Klam
Modern Wellbore Solutions

No_Picture.pngBreakfast Series
Seminars 

Claudio Virues
Alberta Energy Regulator

My_Picture_MelanieHnatyshyn_Feb18.pngBack to Basics
Melanie Hnatyshyn
University of Calgary

No_Picture.pngGeomechanics
Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes

No_Picture.pngInternational Business Development
Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells
Karl Miller

No_Picture.pngWomen of SPE
Ashynoor Deji
Halliburton

No_Picture.pngReservoir Evaluation & Production Optimization
John Thompson


Projects, Facilities & Construction
Bent Nielson
WSP Group

David_Braun_Technical_Programs.jpg Projects, Facilities & Construction 
David Braun
Shell

No_Picture.pngData Analytics
Danial Kaviani

  


Kate Pyszynski
Benoit Regulatory Compliance

Colin Thiessen
CORE Labs

Chad Van Buskirk
STEP Energy

Rielly.pngReilly Cowan 
TOP Analysis Ltd.


No_Picture.pngJohn McAllister
Chevron
No_Picture.pngEllen Liu

chetan.jpgChetan Vij
Raise Production Inc.
No_Picture.pngArtem Lyubimov

 

 

Dylan Lougheed 
Anderson Thompson Reservoir Strategies
No_Picture.pngChetan Tewari
IHS Markit

No_Picture.pngDavid Shackleton


No_Picture.pngShamshod Yuldashev


Technical Innovation
Aseem Pandey

Technical Innovation
Majid Tariq

No_Picture.pngJulio Jimenez

No_Picture.pngLuis Valencia



 

Laura_Weeden_Sized.pngRecognition
Laura Weeden
CanWhite Sands Corp.

Recognition
Catherine Addison
TD Securities

Recognition
Bob Pearson
Glynn Resources

scan2usb00.jpgRecognition
Banafsheh Goudarzi
Graduate Student  

ErinSummers_June6_16_Headshot_Final_004.jpgRecognition 
Erin Summers 
KAPPA Engineering 
Silviu_-_Recognition.jpgRecognition 
Silviu Livescu
Baker Hughes




Courtney Dragani
Cenovus


Reese Reyes
Reyes Communications Inc.


Jamie Vaughan
Enbridge Inc.

 


Darcy Cosgrove
ARC Resources Ltd

 


 

Jonathan-Roberton-1590-150-DPI.jpgJonathan Roberton
Harvest Operations
Chiz-_Sponsorship.jpgChiz Nwoye
TAM International 
No_Picture.pngRita Bidgood

No_Picture.pngAyshnoor Dewji
Halliburton

 

 


Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 



Technical Programs Committee

SIG Direction


Ericka Rios

Contact
 

SIG Execution


Ajeya Karajgikar

Contact
 
 


Inter-society 
Luncheons

Claudo Virues
Nexen 
Contact 


Distinguished Lecture Series

Javier Leguizamon
Baker Hughes
Contact 

Executive Breakfast Series

Andrew Bennett
Chevron Canada
Contact  


Breakfast Seminars Series

Frank Palmai
Prairie Sky 
Contact 


Drilling & Completions

Kyle Klam
Peyto Exploration 
Contact
 

General Interest


Melanie Hnatyshyn

Contact
 

Geomechanics


Mehrdad Soltanzadeh
Baker Hughes
Contact
 
 
International Business Development

Rob Hansen

Palantir Solutions 
Contact
 

 
Heavy Oil & Horizontal Wells

Karl Miller


Contact 


 


Student Support, Membership and Recognition Committees


Student Support

Conrad Bereznicki
CNRL
Contact
 
 


Student Support

Alison Ferrise
Nexen 
Contact  


Membership

Attila Szabo
Sproule 
Contact
 
 

Membership

Micke Stuchly
Peritus Energy
Contact  


Sara Lakness
Devon Energy
Contact


Dylan Lougheed
IHS Markit
Contact


Growth & Development Committee


Sara Lakness
Devon Energy
Contact


Dylan Lougheed
IHS Markit
Contact


Growth & Development Committee

                                        

 

Laura_Weeden_Sized.pngChairperson
Laura Weeden
Justin_Henke_Sized_YP.pngEvents Lead
Justin Henke

Jeff_Dusterhoft_Sized.pngPrograms Lead
Jeff Dusterhoft

Jeff-Chan-1907-Nov-1-2016%20group-crop-150-ddpi.jpgTreasurer
Jeff Chan 
No_Picture.pngWorkshop Development
Kyle Griep
No_Picture.pngSponsorship Lead
Ada Fong 
Shelby_Pottle_Sized.pngGrowth & Development Lead
Shelby Pottle
No_Picture.pngMarketing Lead
Andrew Spitzer


Matt_1.jpgMatt Ryan  No_Picture.pngJocelyn McMinn No_Picture.pngJane Lee


No_Picture.pngNicholas Miles

Kent_Qin_YP_Sized.pngKent Qin 

No_Picture.pngBetty Mak 


  


Bryson_Hickock_Sized.pngBryson Hickock Lei_Xiao_Sized.pngLei Xiao 




Bita_YP_Sized.pngBita Malekian No_Picture.pngThomas West  No_Picture.pngJocelyn McMinn



No_Picture.pngClara Lee 



Dylan_Sharun_YP_Sized.pngDylan Sharun
Cenovus
No_Picture.pngMichael Cabrera
Nexen
Keith-Letendre-Sept_18__2015.jpgKeith Letendre
Shell
Contact
No_Picture.pngBhuvan Selvakumar
Imperial
 


 

 

 



Sara Lakness
Devon Energy
Contact


Dylan Lougheed
IHS Markit
Contact


Growth & Development Committee