Dear Engineering and Technical Professionals in the Explosive sciences & industries,
You are cordially invited to an informal networking meeting of the Institute of Explosives Engineers (IExpE) to be held at Halliburton’s Jet Research Center (JRC) in Alvarado, Texas on the evening of Monday, April 24th.
Please forward this invitation to all interested parties and RSVP to Thomas.burky@Halliburton.com for security access. Also, for those attending in person, please arrive before 6pm to complete security protocols. See attached driving directions to JRC.
The IExpE is headquartered in the UK, but has a diverse global membership. This meeting is open to all members of the Institute, as well as all other interested parties. For those not able to attend in person a webinar link is included below which will provide audio and visual access to the presentations, beginning at 6:00pm. Please see attached flyer describing the mission and scope of the IExpE.
5:30-6:00pm Arrival and networking
5:30pm Webinar link activated
6:00-6:10pm Safety Briefing, Anti-Trust Briefing, Individual introduction and background
6:15-7:15pm Two presentations with Q&A:
- “Terrorist use of Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs)”
- – Andy Pettitt, FIExpE, Executive VP – SPEX Group Holdings Limited (Aberdeen)
- “RF safety and electric initiation of explosive systems at the wellsite” 7:30pm Social gathering (at local site to be announced at meeting)
- – Dr. David Leidel, Independent Consultant
Locatiion: Jet Research Center, Alvarado, TX also Online Meeting
24 April 2017 17:30-19:00 (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)