Society of Petroleum Geophysicists – India, Jorhat Chapter organized a guest lecture on 26.11.2019 at ONGC, Jorhat on the topic “Shale Oil & Gas exploration in India vis-a-vis International arena”. The talk was delivered by Shri Arun Kumar, Ex-Executive Director of ONGC and attended by over sixty-five G & G professionals and SPG members from ONGC Jorhat.
Session started with welcome address and brief introduction about the objective of the program by President of SPG India, Jorhat chapter- Shri Vishal Shastri, GGM (GP). While introducing the topic President, SPG said that the shale oil & gas exploration is a game changer in the HC production history of The USA, which turned from net importer to self-reliant and tending towards net exporter. He emphasised that such interactive sessions are noble initiatives which give an opportunity for Knowledge Sharing and interaction of young with experienced executives. Shri Arun Kumar delivered the talk on ‘Shale Oil & Gas exploration in India vis-a-vis International arena’. The participative interaction by the house made the talk fruitful and interesting.
Glimpses of the event
Patron, SPG Jorhat chapter Shri Punit Suri welcomes the speaker shri Arun Kumar
President, SPG Jorhat chapter Shri Vishal Shastri delivering welcome address
Participants during technical presentation
Momento being presented to speaker by Patron, SPG
Shri Puneet Suri, ED-Basin Manager & Patron, SPG-Jorhat chapter and Shri Vijay Kumar Gokhale, CGM-Asset Manager gave concluding remarks and emphasised the need of induction of new technologies to arrest the declining production and finding new oil for sustenance of the exploration & production. The meeting concluded with vote of thanks by Shri H N Garg, Vice president, SPG-India, Jorhat chapter.