"East Meets West 2018"

Posted on 24 April 2018

On 10-12 April 2018 SPE AGH University of Science and Technology Chapter held the IX East Meets West Student Congress. Russia and Caspian region was represented by Tagir Nafikov from Almetyevsk State Oil Institute Chapter.

The Congress attracted students and postgraduates from such countries as Poland, Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan, Germany, Denmark, Netherlands, Hungary, Romania, Great Britain and others.

east-meets-west-2018-2.jpgThe main events that were held at the congress were:

  • Petrobowl
  • SPE European Region Student Paper Contest
  • Poster Sessions
  • Panel Session "Innovative Solutions in Oil and Gas Industry"
  • Masterclass held by Riverson Oppong "Secrets to Success: Graduates Expectations" 
  • Career Opportunities Exhibition: MOL Group (Hungary), Schlumberger, LOTOS (Poland), PGNiG (Poland) and Shell

east-meets-west-2018-7.jpgTagir Nafikov took part in the competition presenting his poster presentation on "SRP Off-Nominal State Automatic Detection Using Dynamometer Cards Data Analysis". 

Tagir Nafikov:

I would like to express my gratitude to SPE Regional office in Russian in Caspian region and the Almetyevsk State Oil Institute administration for their financial support that helped me to be here and participate in this event.



As an entertainment, the organizers arranged a city tour for participants.