Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is the largest individual-member organization serving managers, engineers, scientists and other professionals worldwide in the upstream segment of the oil and gas industry with 143,000 members in 147 countries. There are 199 professional sections and 333 student chapters involved in SPE. Details about SPE International can be found in the official website: www.spe.org
SPE International is represented in Turkey with SPE Turkey Section, which covers the student chapters from Middle East Technical University, İstanbul Technical University, Middle East Technical University North Cyprus Campus, Batman University and Iskenderun Technical University. SPE also allows student chapter members to download academic papers free of charge from www.onepetro.org.
SPE Turkey Section is a technical and social network for employees in the petroleum industry in Turkey. The Section has around 200 members which are active in a wide range of professions within the industry. SPE Turkey Section works closely with industry, government, professional institutes and academia to advance the learning of its members in all aspects of the energy industry; offshore, onshore and internationally. Their aim is to enhance members' industry experience and help them achieve their true potential.
Details about SPE Turkey Section can be found in the official website: www.speturkey.org
We suggest all our students to become a member of SPE International and SPE Turkey as well as SPE METU Student Chapter to improve their knowledge and networks.