Oil and Gas Horizons

On November 28 - 30, 2017 the 9th International Youth Scientific and Practical Congress "Oil and Gas Horizons” will be held at Gubkin University. The Congress is organized by Gubkin University SPE Student Chapter.

Annually the Congress is attended by students and young professionals from different parts of the world. In 2016, 160 participants from 37 universities in 18 countries took part in the Congress.

The program of the Congress for 2017 includes a paper contest, intellectual competition PetroOlympic Games, a motivational training, a career pathways fair, visits to oil and gas companies and intensive cultural activities. The event offers students majoring in different areas of the oil and gas industry a unique opportunity to share knowledge and experience with their peers as well as expand their academic and professional network.

The official language of the Congress is English.

Online registration is now open and available by 1 September 2017 at the Congress website.

Interested students are also invited to submit abstracts of their research papers for the contest. The student paper contest covers the following sections:

  • Geosciences
  • Drilling and Completion
  • Oil and Gas Field Development
  • Oil and Gas Chemistry
  • Health, Safety, Environment
  • Petroleum Economics and Management
  • Alternative Energy Sources
  • Offshore and Arctic Petroleum Engineering

Additional sections:

  • PhD papers contest
  • Young professionals paper contest
  • Poster session

Papers will be evaluated by leading professors from Gubkin University and representatives from oil and gas companies. Contest winners will be able to get prizes from the Congress sponsors and additional advantages to be admitted for Master's degree program at Gubkin University.

Deadline for abstracts submission is 1 September 2017.

Contact details:

Email: ogh@gubkin.ru.

Eleonora Belova
President, Gubkin University SPE Student Chapter
E-mail: eleo.belova@yandex.ru
Tel. +7 (916) 130-18-87

Danil Remezov
Chief organizer of the Congress, Head of Public Relations Committee at Gubkin University SPE Student Chapter
E-mail: danil.remezov@mail.ru
Tel. +7 (910) 140-66-46