SPWLA – Argentina Chapter
New Local board members, updated June 1st 2020
Technology / Innovation Team will have the responsibility of promoting and keeping our community informed of new technological advances and innovation. They are high-level professionals of seniority who are related in their daily work with these issues. For this reason, they will contribute novel themes and ideas to be developed and disseminated through the different activities proposed.
The regional delegates will be responsible for obtaining visibility of our Chapter in the different bases of the interior of the country and to achieve a close approach with the educational communities in general and the university communities. They will receive and transmit the concerns, uncertainties, ideas and proposals of those professionals from all over the country and on that, we will work.
The importance of the support team including secretary, events agent and Webb page and diffusion agents, is immense. They will be responsible of all the activities and technical events that arise in the Chapter are organized success.
Due to the global pandemic, we are designing different formats of activities. We must be creative and take this situation as a great opportunity for professional and personal growth.
2020 Recent Events:
For this event, we use our database of more than 300 contact emails in order to reach each of them and promote this activity. We were attended by more than 130 professionals who listened carefully to Paul and showed deep interest in posting many related comments.
In our monthly meetings, we proposed different formats for the upcoming activities, adapted to the current situation; we organized them taking into account the organization timing.
a) Short term: Talk format
Topic 1: How to build a petrophysical model from the pore to logs by Claudio Naides advisor petrophysics and ex DS (2017-2019). It will be performed in September 2020, via Teams.
Topic 2: Electron spectroscopy
Topic 3: Organic Petrology
They will be performed by Y-Tec specialists and they be coordinated by Paula Bedini. They could be schedule for Quarter 4 2020 depending on availability of speakers.
b) Medium Term: Workshop or debate format
Data Analytic Topic: USES AND ABUSES
We proposed Alberto Ortiz (DS 2020) as moderator of the meeting; the event could include 2 or 3 speakers and it will be coordinated by Pablo Saldungaray. Its duration may be about 1 hour and a half to allow time for questions. This event could be organized for Quarter 4 2020 or Quarter 1 2021.
c) Long Term - Round Table format
We propose to do it from two perspectives: Operators and Service Companies. The idea is that the activity serves the necessities the operators and the rest of the audience that participates and is not a space that service companies use to market their tools.
The oil company will define the contents: problems and challenges, what happens in volcanic areas, in organic areas, in fractured areas, etc. (YPF, Pluspetrol and Chevron are happy to participate)
For the service companies would participate: Schumberger, Baker, Weatherford and Rogii.
This event is planned for 2021 and it will be coordinated by Marta D´Angiola and the support of the rest of the team.
Distinguish Speakers Program
New candidate: Pablo Saldungaray, Advisor Petrophysicis, Schlumberger
We propose the renewal for 2021 Alberto Ortiz, Sr Petrophysicist, YPF S.A.