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Join us in London, England to learn, collaborate, network, and engage with industry peers and experts. At ICE 2017 you will meet geologists, geophysicists, and other petroleum industry professionals from countries around the world for the opportunity to build your knowledge and your skills, to discover technology innovations, and to interact with like-minded geoscientists.

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ACE 2018 marks the 101st year of AAPG. Join the next century of science and innovation by sponsoring ACE Salt Lake City.

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Be part of the next century of science and innovation by exhibiting in Salt Lake City as we mark the 101st year of AAPG.

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There is no doubt that the fifth edition of the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) held, 24-26 July 2017 in Austin, Texas was an overwhelming success. With the industry beginning to recover from a long downturn and the resulting stranglehold on unconventional reservoirs, the timing of this premier meeting on unconventional resource technology couldn’t have been better.

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Sponsoring ICE 2017 is a great investment in the geosciences community and is a smart move to reinforce your company's brand. Associate your company with a petroleum E&P event known for the quality and scope of its technical program. Sign up to sponsor ICE 2017 London today and make the most of your company's message.

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The AAPG Foundation recently announced the awarding of more than $100,000 to undergraduate students, geoscience student-led groups and seven military veterans, all part of its initiative of supporting geoscience education.

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“I was always looking for a deal where I could get some slice of the pie.” That’s AAPG Emeritus Member Terry Mather, this year’s Norman H. Foster Outstanding Explorer Award winner, talking about motivation, talking about his life in exploration (specifically wildcatting), talking about the excitement, and talking about – at times – the letdown, where there wasn’t a slice of the pie.

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Acting with a goal of “geopolitical security,” U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke has begun a heavy push to open Alaska’s oil-rich, yet off-limits, federally-owned areas after decades of legislation and land management policies have kept some of them essentially out of reach.

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Explorer Geophysical Corner

 

During the last decade, as the shale resource characterization has come to the fore, the term “brittleness” has become a buzzword.

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Explorer President’s Column

 

Helping all our members add to the global energy supply is AAPG’s prime goal and will be for a very long time. Research shows that we have underestimated petroleum systems. Combine that with our ever-improving ability to extract energy sources from nano-scale spaces, and we have an energy revolution.

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Field Seminar

Casper Wyoming United States 18 August, 2017 22 August, 2017 33928
 
Casper, Wyoming, United States
18-22 August 2017

The primary goal of the AAPG Astrogeology Committee is to emphasize the use of geosciences in the development of off-world exploration energy and other natural resources for development in the foreseeable future. This is under the guidance and input provided by previous NASA geologist astronauts, Dr. Harrison “Jack” Schmitt and Dr. James “Jim” Reilly and by industry professionals.

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This is a less-technical education topic. It can be condensed to an hour or given as 2 two-hour sessions. It stresses selected controversial aspects of fracking that touch some combination of environment and economics and includes a short video of how fracking is done.

Request a visit from David Weinberg!

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Assistant (Associate) Professor Tenure-track Position - Dept. of Geology at Stephen F. Austin State University

The Department of Geology at Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant (or associate) professor level.

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