Three speakers who will discuss the industry
and profession from a "big picture" perspective will be featured
at special luncheons, all beginning at 11:30 a.m., during the AAPG
Tuesday, March 12, Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, chairman of the
Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission, will speak at the Division
of Environmental Geosciences luncheon on "Energy Supply Policy --
A Complex Puzzle."
The luncheon will be held at the Houston Astros Conference
Center at Enron Field. The $42 fee includes a tour of Enron Field.
Also on Tuesday, Jonathan Overpeck, director of the Institute for
the Study of Planet Earth at the University of Arizona, will speak
at the SEPM luncheon on his award-winning (U.S. Department of Commerce
Gold Medal) climate research. The luncheon will be at the Doubletree
On Wednesday, March 13, Chip Groat, director of the U.S. Geological
Survey, will speak at the Energy Minerals Division luncheon on "Is
There Life After 25?" The luncheon will be at the George R. Brown