Abstract Review, Rating and Selection Tutorial

A must-see video for anyone serving on an SPE Programming Committee, SPE Member, and former SPE International Production & Operations Technical Director, Shauna Noonan explains the process for reviewing, rating, and selecting abstracts at SPE Conferences.

This educational video is categorized under Business, Management, and Leadership.

Shauna Noonan

Chief of Production Engineering and Operations

Shauna Noonan is the director of artificial lift engineering for Occidental Petroleum Corporation, based in Houston, where she directs the company’s efforts in artificial lift system performance globally. Prior to joining Oxy in late 2015, she worked worldwide on artificial lift projects and technology development at ConocoPhillips and Chevron for over 22 years. She has authored or co-authored more than 25 technical publications on the subject of artificial lift and is a frequent speaker at industry events.


She has been an avid SPE volunteer in many roles since first serving as a student section officer. She served on the SPE International Board of Directors as the Technical Director for Production and Operations from 2012-2015. She has driven the development of industry standards and recommended practices for artificial lift systems while serving as chair for ISO and API committees, and has received industry awards for her contributions to the discipline.  

  Noonan holds a BS degree in petroleum engineering from the University of Alberta. She is the proud mother of two daughters.


Abstract Review, Rating and Selection Tutorial
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