The brightest minds of the E&P industry are members of SPE. Although engineers are the core of SPE's membership, not all SPE members are engineers. Solving the industry's challenges requires a multidisciplinary effort, and SPE is a place for all of today's industry professionals, regardless of experience or course of study.

Member Benefits

For more than 50 years, SPE has been the technical and professional home for those engaged in all aspects of the upstream oil and gas industry. Membership with SPE connects you with more than 124,000 members in 135 countries. Both you and your company will  benefit through your membership in SPE.

Technical Papers and Libraries

Enjoy access to OnePetro, one of the industry’s largest online technical libraries allowing you to search and download more than 160,000 technical documents from multiple professional societies. You can also discover opportunities to present technical papers in SPE journals or at conferences, sharing knowledge with your peers.

Conference and Workshop Discounts

SPE members get discounts on registration to hundreds of conferences, workshops, and courses every year. That means direct access to innovative technologies, technical knowledge, and interaction with colleagues to help you continue your professional development.

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Career Advancement

Learn about leadership and volunteer opportunities to help you build industry relationships through service to the society. Members are also automatically qualified for membership in the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG). Access the Career Center for tools to help you keep developing new skills.

Books and Magazines

As a member of SPE, you’ll receive a discount on every title in the SPE Bookstore, including e-books. Members also receive a complementary subscription to the Journal of Petroleum Technology, the Society’s flagship magazine, and subscriptions to another title in their field of interest.

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