Director of the SPE Russia and Caspian Region since 2020 Chairman of the SPE Section in Almaty. Atyrau (Kazakhstan) (2018-2019) Initiator of the opening of the SPE section in Uzbekistan, program director of the section (2014-2018) SPE Member since 2004 Ph.D., author of more than 50 scientific and technical articles, project documents, patents and a textbook "Intensification of oil production". Ignatiy is a petroleum engineer, scientist and expert in the development and modeling of carbonate reservoirs in various regions (Republic of Udmurtia, Western Siberia, Kuznetsk Basin, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Iraq, USA) with more than 15 years of experience. Graduate of the Russian State University of Oil and Gas named after I.M. Gubkin. He has been working for LUKOIL since 2010.