SPE WA are proud to announce we will be hosting the 2018 SPE International President, Mr Darcy Spady!
On Friday, 25th May, come join us at the Parmelia Hilton for a networking sundowner and the opportunity to meet Mr Spady in person. He will be sharing his thoughts on our industry and how SPE membership can add value to your career.
Doors will open at 5pm with a sit down presentation from Mr Spady at 6pm. Following on from a Q&A session, food and drinks will continue thereafter until close at 8pm.
Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to hear from your SPE leader!
A bit more on our current SPE President….
Darcy W. Spady, the 2018 SPE president, is the first Canadian to have been elected to this position. Spady, managing director of Calgary-based Broadview Energy Asset Management, has been an active SPE member since graduating from university. Most recently, he served on the SPE International Board as regional director for Canada; he is also a member of the Vancouver and Calgary sections. Spady has held officer positions in the Calgary, Illinois Basin, and Appalachian sections. In 2012, he won a Regional Service Award for his work in the Canada region.
Spady has an extensive background in the natural gas, oil and heavy oil segments of the industry, having worked a decade for Schlumberger across North America in their wireline and pressure pumping segments, as well as with the Columbia Natural Resources/Triana Energy group in the Appalachians, Atlantic Canada and internationally. He has also served as CEO of Calgary-based Contact Exploration and more recently as head of sales for Sanjel Corporation.
He also is an active independent director, serving as board chairman for Green Imaging Technologies and as a board member of MNP Petroleum. He has previously served on the boards of Edge Resources, Contact Exploration, Guildhall Minerals and Poplar Point Exploration.
Darcy holds a BS degree in petroleum engineering from the University of Alberta.