On 15 February 2006, the Ambassador Lecturer Pilot Program kicked off at Delft U. of Technology, Faculty of Earth Sciences. The event was hosted by Nicolaas Boot, President of the SPE Student Chapter Delft. About 25 graduates and PhD students attended the event. The lecture was presented by three young professionals who gave personal insight on their past and future careers in the E&P industry. Ambassador Lecturer Eric Kreft started his presentation by setting the scene of today's global energy industry and projecting the future work environment and opportunities for new employees.