The PPDM Association is the not for profit, global society that enables the development of data professionals, engages them in community, and endorses a collective body of knowledge for data capability across the energy and natural resources industry.


The PPDM Association will support the entire energy value chain: Petroleum, New Energy, Environment, and Technology. We will leverage the PPDM Way to expand our circle of influence and develop data standards, enable knowledge sharing, and provide professional development for data professionals and data consumers across the energy industry.

Data Community

Data Community members are globally connected in a trusted network of data experts and users.

Community News

Data Resources

Data Resources are build collaboratively by members to drive data’s strategic usefulness and interoperability.


Data Professionals

Data Professionals build and certify their competency and capability to support industry needs for a resilient and skilled workforce.

Knowledge Library