SPE President - Darcy Spady
Event Date Time Duration Registration Closing Date Registration Closing Time
Tue 22nd May 2018
12 noon for 12.30pm lunch 2 hours 21st May 2018 06:00 PM

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Registration Price:

SPE Member $55.00 ea
Non-Member $77.00 ea
Student $15.00 ea
SPE International, IEAust, IChemE $55.00 ea




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.

Spady holds a BS degree in petroleum engineering from the University of Alberta.

Venue Information

Tattersalls Club

215 Queen St, Brisbane


SPE Qld - Lucie McMillan
0407 173 446

Tattersall's Club dress code - Gentlemen are not required to wear a jacket and tie for Private Function events; however a minimum of long sleeved button up shirt, trousers and shoes are requested, along with the exclusion of denim, shorts and sneakers. Ladies should be of business attire. 

Cancellations must be made at least 7 days prior to the meeting, as SPE will be charged by the venue.  In such circumstances, please feel free to send someone in your place. No cash accepted at the door.