May14th PNW Soc. Petroleum Eng. meeting, with pizza

Please join us at the upcoming Distinguished Lecturer Meeting of the Pacific NorthWest Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers on Tuesday, May 14, 2013.

free pizza lunch: 11:30-12:30, rsvp to cmay by Friday May 10.

talk: 12:30

EEB 303

The scheduled Distinguished Lecturer is Pankaj Kumar Pande, Director of Reservoir Technology/Reservoir Characterization for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, will present the lecture entitled

“Shale Resource Assessment and Development-Full Life Cycle Integrated Approach”.

A short description:

Key issues and uncertainties in shale resource development are resolved as plays move from resource assessment to full scale development utilizing a full life-cycle integrated approach essential for value creation and ensuring growth in production and reserves, The design, planning, and implementation of systematic and scalable Field Demonstrations are essential elements required to address strategic, development, and operational issues. Mechanistic studies are used to understand the key production drivers. This presentation demonstrates the application of new processes and advances which are key to appraisal and development of global shale resources.


P.K. Pande is Director of Reservoir Technology/ Reservoir Characterization for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation. His responsibilities include managing an integrated team of subsurface professionals in application of subsurface technologies and best practices for Deepwater and Unconventional resources worldwide.

Appendix: Meeting Details:

Date: May 14, 2013 at 11:30 am – 3:30 pm. Please RSVP – via e-mail or via phone.

1. Location:

Electrical Engineering Building (EEB), room 303.

Hours: 11:30 am – 3:30 pm.

3. Agenda:

1.Meet and greet participants from 11:30AM-12:30PM, Lunch will be provided

2.Distinguish Speaker lecture at 12:30 pm.

3.Networking, discussions among participants and sections officers on topics of choice including gathering feedback on how the PNW SPE Section can improve its activity and relevance among all the other SPE section and in the region.

4. Section Officers meeting. Section board election will be on the meeting agenda this time. We are looking for section members to join the Section Officers for 2012-2013.