Gubkin SPE Web Conference

On April 10,the first in the world web-conference with representatives from seven SPE sections was held.Through Skype, we communicated with chapters from France, Germany, India, Russia, Pakistan, Indonesia and China. Attended by 20 activists, including the President and Vice President of the Gubkin SPE Student Chapter. The foundation was laid by welcoming words from Marat Tukhvatullin(Ex-president), Alexey Vikhrov (President), Dmitry Koshechkin (Vice-president) and Ivan Kurchatov (Head of IR committee). Then, each activist described one of the many projects.

Among them:
• International conference «Oil and Gas Horizons»
• International Exhibitions and Conferences
• Petro Olympic Games
• Volunteers programs
• Field trips
• Excursions to companies
• Ambassador Lecture Program
• Language clubs
• Trainings
• Project «Technology of success»

Next, all participants spoke a little about their organizations, history, awards, projects and the number of activists, and expressed a desire to support some projects of Gubkin SPE Student Chapter. In the final part of the conference,various issues between chapters were discussed. For example, how to increase the number of activists? How to make it possible to continue the relationship between organizations? Does participants have contacts of other SPE chapters? Is charity inclusive in the list of projects?

Many questions about job search, sponsors, Master’s programs and even the view from different countries about Russia were brought up. In the course of discussions,projects such as Field trips and language clubs were actively discussed.