No industry can survive unless it succeeds in inspiring future generations to join its ranks.Through its support, SPE London section aims to encourage interest and understanding of the E&P industry among students from primary age right through to university and beyond.
Speakers' packs are available to help members capture the imagination of young audiences while the ‘Discover Petroleum’ section of the Energy Institute website (supported by the SPE Aberdeen and London sections) includes interactive games, information and virtual tours of an offshore platform for two separate age-groups (8 to 12 and 13 to 16).You can order your Speakers' packs using the Speakers' Packs Order Form, including UKOOA PowerPoint presentations for three different age bands (8 to 11 12 to 16 and 17 to 18), a Magic Suitcase with table-top experiments and a video introduction to the oil and gas industry. Please complete the form and fax it back to Prof. Martin Blunt on 020 7594 7444.
For those interested in giving talks to local schools or colleges, click on the following links to download an introduction pack:
SPE London Section is also an active supporter of petroleum engineering studies, including the SPE student chapters at eight English universities. These are the Universities of Coventry, Derby, Leeds, Manchester, Portsmouth, Salford, London South Bank and Imperial College.