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Give your company maximum exposure to a target audience of qualified geoscientists and engineers connecting on all things unconventional. Grab your sponsorships for the industry's premier science-based conference and marketplace for unconventional exploration, drilling, and production technologies.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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Attend the premier event focused on the latest science and technology applied to the exploration, appraisal, analysis, and development of unconventional resources. URTeC remains the only event that brings the entire asset team together under one roof to connect on all things unconventional.

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Attend the premier event focused on the latest science and technology applied to the exploration, appraisal, analysis, and development of unconventional resources. URTeC remains the only event that brings the entire asset team together under one roof to connect on all things unconventional.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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Geologists, engineers, geophysicists and entrepreneurs are invited to the Mid-Continent Playmakers Forum on May 11 in Oklahoma City at the headquarters of the Oklahoma Geological Society.

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Independent geologist Denise Cox, president of Florida-based Storm Energy, has been voted president-elect of AAPG for the 2017-18 term.

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For the first time since the oil price collapse in November of 2014 and the difficult restructuring of our industry that followed, there are some signs of life returning to the oil patch.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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Julie Mitchell, a geology teacher from Erie High School in Erie, Colo., and Hendratta Ali, associate professor of geosciences at the Fort Hays State University (FHSU) in Hays, Kan., have been named the AAPG Foundation’s 2017 Teacher of the Year and this year’s Inspirational Geoscience Educator Award (IGEA) winner, respectively.

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Application deadline is 15 May! Are you a US Military Veteran? Don't miss your chance at financial support to pursue your undergraduate geoscience education.

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Registration Now Open! Don't miss the opportunity to learn about the latest innovations from some of the brightest professionals in our industry through a technical program that will include over 100 oral and poster presentations based on six themes.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
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Register now for the Billing, Montana meeting in June.

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Austin Texas United States 22 July, 2017 22 July, 2017 39083
 
Austin, Texas, United States
22 July 2017

A short course designed to introduce E&P staff to the key concepts, principles and applications of quantitative seismic interpretation tools (Amplitude analysis, AVO, Attributes, Inversion, Depth imaging ) that can add value in projects for exploration, field appraisal or reservoir management.

Austin Texas United States 23 July, 2017 23 July, 2017 39084
 
Austin, Texas, United States
23 July 2017

This class is designed to give attendees a better understanding of unconventional “shale” hydrocarbon reservoirs, based on the geology, detailed mineralogy, organic-richness, and hydrocarbon content and demonstrate (with examples) various ways for collaboration between petrophysicists and other disciplines to achieve efficient unconventional asset development through better understanding of lateral landing selection and proper completion optimization designs.

Oklahoma City Oklahoma United States 30 September, 2017 03 October, 2017 35120
 
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
30 September - 3 October 2017

Save the date for the 2017 AAPG Mid-Continent Section Meeting. The meeting will be held September 30-October 3 at the Renaissance Hotel and Cox Convention Center, Oklahoma City. The theme is - Today's Idea, Tomorrow's Discovery. Watch the website for more details to come. Contact Thomas Cronin, General Chair, (tcronin@coxinet.net) for more information

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