Calendar of Events

 Seminars   Luncheons    Social/Networking


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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Oct 2nd 2018
The Bow - Mountain View Room  Level 54 - 500 Centre St SE, Calgary
11:30 a.m.(Registration), 12:00 p.m.– 1:00 p.m. (Luncheon) 
Young Professionals Luncheon: Geology for Engineers Young Professional Networking Event


A basic understanding of geology concepts and terminology is indispensable for any young professionals working within the oil and gas industry. In this 101-level lunch and learn, Dr. Russel-Houston will present the basics of petroleum geology and discuss how reservoirs are discovered, delineated, and developed. Using examples from the oil sands, she will show how geologists in collaboration with engineers have solved complex problems and improved reservoir performance.

Dr. Jen Russel-Houston, P. Geol., Vice President, Geoscience at Osum Oil Sands Corporation Prior to joining Osum in 2008, Dr. Jen Russel-Houston worked for Shell on both onshore and offshore projects where she developed expertise in reservoir evaluation, thermal production geology, and leading technical teams. As Vice President, Geoscience she oversees Osum’s geoscience evaluations as they relate to current assets and guides the assessment of future potential opportunities of interest to Osum. Dr. Russel-Houston is an active member of APEGA and is an Associate Editor of the Canadian Bulletin of Petroleum Geology.


$10 Early Bird Tickets (Ends Sept 12th), $15 Regular Priced Tickets

Special thanks to the Encana Corporation for sponsoring the Society of Petroleum Engineers Young Professionals technical events


Thursday, Oct 11th 2018
Bus from Ramada Downtown  708 8 Ave SW, T2P 1H2
4:30pm bus departs Ramada– 8:00 p.m. Bus returns downtown Calgary 
$30 Includes, bus, Gas Plant Tour and dinner on the bus. Tasting and drinks at Distillery are extra.
Young Professionals Networking: 
Gas + Gin: Historic Turner Valley Gas Plant & Eau Claire Distillery Tour

Gin + Gas, Check it out!

Tour and learn about Alberta’s oldest gas plant and the Dingman No. 1 Natural Gas well, followed by a tour of the Eau Claire Distillery. Dinner will be provided on the bus please advise of any dietary restrictions. Cocktails and tasting trays will be available for purchase at $5 each at the distillery.

Please wear weather appropriate clothing and closed toed shoes. The gas plant isn't heated.