Young Professionals

We offer ways for members younger than age 36 looking to stay active in the industry or learn how to get ahead. You can explore the education and networking opportunities tailored to your interests.

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Young Member Engagement Committee

About the committee

The YMEC aims to ensure that young professional and student engagement remains a top priority for the future of SPE. YMEC members play a crucial role in developing and implementing programs and activities that provide significant value to SPE young members worldwide, including university students and young professionals.

Learn how you can join the committee.


The Way Ahead

The Way Ahead is a magazine designed for and edited by young professionals in the oil and gas industry. In it, you will find items of particular interest to younger members of the industry, including articles on finding your career path, improving key skills, and the roles of young professionals around the world.

View the current issue


young member video libraryYoung Member Video Library

The library contains a collection of video resources for your learning and development. Topics range from career advice and personal skills to industry training and more.

NEW! Web Events by YPs for YPs
Web Events by YPs for YPs provide an opportunity for young professionals to share technical knowledge globally, and make this information available to other young professionals in a cost-effective and engaging manner. Learn more about volunteering as a speaker.

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