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Dates for your Diary - please make every effort to attend
Tom Patten building, 36K

All meetings unless otherwise advised are held either in the lecture room of the Tom Patten Building at the Institute of Petroleum Engineering, Heriot Watt University Edinburgh or BP, Aberdeen at 5.30pm.   The University of Paisley (Room P121, P Block) will be added to the list of venues.

Members can participate at these meetings through the video-conference link between the venues. Please let Steve Bedford know in advance if you intend to attend at the BP offices.

Click here for a map and directions on how to get to the Tom Patten Building at Heriot Watt.

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Dates for your diary 2016/17

Date: 16 November 2016, 5.00 p.m. for 5.30 p.m.
Pathway to Education
Venue: BP offices, Aberdeen
Speaker: Tom Clark, Your Future in Energy
Download: MIS-Flyer-16Nov2016-Pathways-into-Education.pdf

Date: 29 November 2016, 6.00 p.m. for 6.30 p.m.*
Failure Analysis
Venue: Palm Court Hotel, Aberdeen
Speaker: Ian Taylor, Shell and Fraser Selfridge, TAQA
Download: MIS-Flyer-29Nov2016-Failure-Analysis.pdf

Date: 7 December 2016, 6.00 p.m. for 6.30 p.m.*
Design & Operation of Intelligent Well Technology in the Golden Eagle Field
Venue: MacRobert Building, University of Aberdeen
Speaker: Craig Durham, Nexen Petroleum

Date: 11 January 2017, 5.00 p.m. for 5.30 p.m.
Shale gas in Scotland
Venue: Enterprise Building, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh
Speaker: John Hunter, INEOS

Date: 8 February 2017, 7.00 p.m. for 7.30 p.m.*
Venue: Grant Institute, Kings Buildings, University of Edinburgh
Speaker: Dr Martin Smith, BGS

Date: 29 March 2017, 6.00 p.m. for 7.00 p.m.*
The Queensferry Crossing
Venue: Garvock House Hotel, Dunfermline
Speaker: Ewen Macdonell, Forth Crossing Bridge Contractors

Date: 5 April 2017, 1.30 p.m. for 2.00 p.m.*
Younger Membersí Lecture Competition
Venue: Irvine Lecture Theatre, University of St Andrews

Date: 18 April 2017, 6.30 p.m. for 7.30 p.m.
Unmanned Aerial Systems
Venue: Management Centre, University of Stirling
Speaker: Jock Souter, Survey Solutions Scotland

* no video-conference link available

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