Opening Ceremony:

Date and Time: Monday, April 23rd at 6:30 PM

Location: Dhahran Expo

The Society of Petroleum Engineers –Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Section (SPE-KSA) and the 2018 Annual Technical Symposium and Exhibition committee are honored to invite you to the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 ATS&E hosted by three distinguished keynote speakers

Dr. Mohammed Y. Al Qahtani, Senior Vice President – Upstream, Saudi Aramco

Dr. Mohammed Y. Al Qahtani, Senior Vice President – Upstream, Saudi Aramco

Mohammed Y. Al Qahtani was appointed Senior Vice President – Upstream in January 2016. His responsibilities include exploration, petroleum engineering, drilling, oil and gas operations, unconventional resources and upstream research and development. Mohammed is Chairman of the Saudi Aramco Shell ...

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Darcy Spady, 2018 President of the Society of Petroleum Engineers

Darcy Spady, 2018 President of the Society of Petroleum Engineers

Darcy Spady, the 2018 SPE president, is the first Canadian to have been elected to this position. Spady, who works with Calgary-based Broadview Energy, has been an active SPE member since graduating from university. Most recently, he served on the SPE International Board as regional director for ...

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Dr. Thomas Burke, President & Chief Executive Officer, Rowan Companies

Dr. Thomas Burke, President & Chief Executive Officer, Rowan Companies

Dr. Burke was appointed Chief Executive Officer and elected a director of Rowan Companies in April 2014. He served as Chief Operating Officer beginning in July 2011 and was appointed President in March 2013. Dr. Burke first joined the company in December 2009, serving as Chief Executive Officer and ...

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