Our mission is to establish, facilitate, and promote cooperation and exchange of scientific, educational, and scholarly views amongst our members. Learn more about our mission



The APPIH organization was established in March 2012 and was registered in November 2012 in the State of Texas. It is a non-profit, non-governmental, and non-political organization. The organization is created exclusively for educational purposes. It is also to provide a social, educational, professional, and networking environment for the American Petroleum Professionals of Iranian Heritage, to promote their values, advance their professional interests in the U.S., and contribute to the petroleum industry.

Volunteering Positions

Show your interest

We invite professionals of Iranian heritage, working in the oil and gas industry, to volunteer for existing and upcoming activities related to APPIH. If you are interested in volunteering your time, please send a note to any member of the BOD, expressing your interest. As new positions become available or new activities are scheduled APPIH will reach out to you.

President Letter

2018 Annual Meeting

Dear APPIH members, please use the button below to read Dr. Ali Daneshy, the APPIH President’s Letter to those of you who attended our annual reception in Dallas.