Forthcoming Workshops
Masterclass/Online has been requested in more than 20 oil producing countries.

March, 2015
Dr. Sandrea speaks at SMi's conference on "Project Financing in Oil & Gas North America", Houston.

April 18, 2014
Dr. Sandrea speaks at the "International Oil Seminar on EOR", Baku, Azerbaijan.

March14, 2013
Dr. Sandrea did a one hour Webinar on: "Future Oil Supply - Global, U.S., and Shale Plays". There were more than 350 attendees from 36 countries.


You Can Learn The World From Us
IPC is headed by Rafael Sandrea, former president and CEO of ITS, a Caracas
based petroleum engineering firm he founded and directed for 30 years.
Valuation of Oil & Gas Reserves
Since 2003 Dr. Sandrea has had 16 articles published in O&GJ and MEES addressing the evaluation of methodologies for estimating field oil and gas reserves, onshore and offshore, shale plays, and the development of algorithms for estimating the production capacity of newly discovered fields. Several of his articles have been featured on CNN Money, Seeking,, and on blogs in The Financial Times (London) & PennEnergy (USA). Recently he has developed an Online Masterclass: “Appraising Reserves & Production Potential of Oil & Gas Fields – Conventional and Unconventional”.
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Supply Analyst / Expert Witness
Dr. Sandrea is an oil and gas supply analyst and has been an expert witness in multi billion dollar Arbitrage E&P disputes.

E&P Investment Risk Assessment
Dr. Sandrea has developed the Opportunity Index for comparing the relative attractiveness of investments in upstream projects as well as the attractiveness of a company’s E&P portfolio in different countries.

In IPC has traditionally offered workshops on technical topics. Its workshop on: “All you want to know about oil and gas reserves evaluation” has been well recognized around the world. Dr. Sandrea has now developed a specialized Masterclass/Online web presentation on the techniques for appraising oil and gas reserves and their production potential which you can watch when you choose and on your own time. Two days worth of instruction is condensed into four, one-hour segments to save you time and money.  
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Mapping Classification Systems
Harmonization of reserves classification Systems – SPE/WPC/AAPG, UNFC and in-house systems. Learn More