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Fareed Abdulla

Fareed Abdulla
SPE Regional Director, Middle East and North Africa

I enjoy the opportunity to communicate with all of you through these monthly messages. You are the core of our Society, and without the commitment, technical quality, and passion for excellence of our members, SPE would not be one of the best professional societies in the oil and gas industry. I encourage all of you as members to volunteer your time and valuable experience.
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John HoppeJohn Hoppe
SPE Regional Director, South Asia

As discussed in my earlier messages, the eighth edition of the SPE Deepwater Development Workshop: Minimising Uncertainty, Maximising Value will take place on 2223 September 2015 in Mumbai, India. This event is very aptly positioned in the region to address the resource potential of the wide range of deepwater basins spanning the Indian subcontinent.
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SPE EOR Conference, held alongside OGWA
21–23 March 2016
Deadline: 5 October 2015

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