Society of Petroleum Engineers

Our aim is to serve as a bridge between the University of Aberdeen and the Oil and Gas industry.

We collect, disseminate, and exchange technical knowledge concerning the exploration, development and production of oil and gas resources, and provide opportunities for our members to enhance their technical and professional competence through: 

- Weekly technical presentation on a range of topics;

- Field trips: company's HQs, site visits etc.;

- Professional development of your soft-skills.

The calendar of events for the first semester of 2019/2020 academic year (September - December 2019) - every event starts at 18:30. 

First semester events for 2019/20 academic year.
Date Speaker Name of the event Venue


Rob Rothwell (PMI UK) Introduction to Project Management NK3


Blair Jeffrey (BHGE)

Introduction to Well Completions

Old Senate Room
Officer Elections: PR and Membership positions. Sign-up link:
Field Trip to Maersk Training. Signup link: TBA


Matthew Chester (BP)

Environmental Challenges, Carbon Management in BP

Old Senate Room


Matthew McGregor (Total)

Reservoir Engineering

Old Senate Room


Catherine Witt (BP)

Career Reflections, Advice; Q&A session

Old Senate Room


Alistair Roy (BP)


Old Senate Room


Tim Clarke (Hitch Advisor)


Old Senate Room