An important deadline
has arrived for this year's premier international conference.
deadline for the AAPG
International Conference and Exhibition is Sept. 23.
registration is easy.
international meeting, sponsored jointly with the Mexican Association
of Petroleum Geologists, will be held Oct. 24-27 in Cancun, Mexico.
for all activities is the Cancun Convention Center, featuring a
nearly 30,000-square-foot ballroom that will house the large exhibits
theme is "Petroleum Industry in the 21st Century: Technology, Business
and Frontiers," which will be explored through field trips, short
courses, special talks and a technical program that features more
than 340 presentations.
program -- details of which are now available in print and online
-- is divided into six themes:
Deep Water Exploration, Development and Production.
and Seismic Interpretation.
Basins and Beyond.
and Production Concepts and Technologies.
luncheons also are planned for the meeting:
On Monday, Oct. 25, Luis Ramírez Corzo y Hernández, general director
of Pemex, will discuss Pemex's role in the 21st century oil industry.
Tuesday, Oct. 26, Pilar Luna Erreguerena, head of underwater archaeology
at the National Institute of Anthropology and History of Mexico,
will discuss "Underwater Archaeology: A New Vision of the Past."
registration and updated
are available online.