Alan Wegener Named to AAPG Director Post
Alan T. Wegener has assumed the position of AAPG’s director of Global Development and Conventions.
His responsibilities include direction of the convention department and international and domestic outreach responsibilities.
Wegener has extensive association meeting leadership experience, having served with the Society of Petroleum Engineers from 1991-98, first as event manager and then becoming general manager for the Offshore Technology Conference and associate executive director-enterprises.
He also was associate executive director of meetings, exhibitions and corporate services for the Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society, and also held various marketing and sales positions with the National Association of Corrosion Engineers.
Wegener most recently was director of conference and corporate marketing manager for Noria Corp. in Tulsa and was previously director of the trade group for The Powersports Group of Advanstar Communications.
A native of Oklahoma City, Wegener holds a bachelor’s degree from Oklahoma State University.