BANDUNG, speitbsc.org – SPE ITB SC has done their first faculty visit on Thursday (21/08/18) to FTTM ITB 2018. It is done to introduce the freshmen what benefits they can get by joining SPE and also about the organization’s membership. The visit was done in two separate rooms in order to accommodate all students for presentation by officers of SPE ITB SC. It was started by an introduction by Putra Arcana, President of SPE ITB SC 2018/2019, of what is SPE ITB SC itself and what kind of activities they do, such as competitions, workshops, visits, and many more, that members of SPE ITB SC can access for lots of benefits, especially by giving them access to professional society such as SPE.
After introducing the organization, this visit also introduced one of their major projects in collaboration with HMTM PATRA ITB and IATMI SM ITB, called IPFEST 2019. Introduced by Saif Izeldien Raizki, Project Manager of IPFEST 2019, the event is an annual International Petroleum competition-based event which is a combination of two previous major events, Integrated Petroleum Week (IPWeek) and Indonesian Petroleum Exhibition and Competition (IPEXC) ITB. With the theme: “Broadening insights on dealing with future energy demand” accompanied by hashtag #TackleTheChallenge, this project will be held in a series of events such as Blood Donation, Medical Checkup, Guest Lectures, Offshore Training, IP CONVEX, but also competitions on categories, for examples are Paper Competition, Smart Competition, Plan of Development Competition, Oil Rig Design Competition, and many more. To conclude, students were told that IPFEST 2019 will be holding their first Open Recruitment for staffs, by introducing many divisions in the project, but also many benefits that students can get for joining the event as staff.
The desired output of this visit is to reach the number of participants of IPFEST 2019 and to increase the number of members of SPE ITB SC. For those of you who would like to join as IPFEST 2019 staff, you can access bit.ly/JoinIPFEST2019 and simply fill the form. (Nanda Panjaitan)