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AAPG offers two short courses in conjunction with this year’s Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC). A wealth of information in a short period of time, theses short courses are an effective and efficient way to learn about the industry.

Explorer Article

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The call for abstracts is now open for the next AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition, which will be held May 31- June 3 in Denver.
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Explorer Article
Source rocks, source rocks and more source rocks will be the stars of this month’s annual meeting of AAPG’s Rocky Mountain Section, set July 20-22 at Denver’s Colorado Convention Center.
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“Cracking the Source” is the theme for this year’s Rocky Mountain Section meeting, slated July 20-22 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.

Explorer Emphasis

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Explorer Emphasis Article
At the start of the now-phenomenal shale play bonanza, the thinking in general was that the rocks were homogeneous across an area of interest. Then reality set in as the shale E&P players came to realize via the drill bit that heterogeneity rules, and homogeneity and uniformity are not even bit players in the big picture.
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The “Converting Technology Into Dollars” panel will explore how top-tier organizations lead the way by rapidly improving and deploying unconventional resource technologies and incorporating new learnings across their organizations.

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Bigger, bolder and better is what organizers are planning for this year’s Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC).
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This year, URTeC has added an enhanced preview of “Coming Attractions.” In addition to looking at established plays, URTeC will provide significant information about emerging unconventional resource possibilities in North America and around the world.
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Explorer Emphasis Article

AAPG member Zell Peterman, U.S. Geological Survey scientist emeritus, is busy with colleagues examining Williston Basin Bakken formation water and the role of shale filtration.

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Microseismic technology continues to pay its way as an exploration tool. A buried array installed in the Williston Basin is helping Newfield Exploration Co. of Denver increase efficiency, according to company geologists.

Education Conference Course

Houston Texas United States 13 November, 2014 13 November, 2014 10379
 
Houston, Texas, United States
13 November 2014

This course is an introduction to the Bakken/Three Forks resource play.

Short Course

Abilene Texas United States 05 January, 2015 05 January, 2015 10649
 
Abilene, Texas, United States
5 January 2015
The AAPG Southwest Section presents the 2015 Bill Hailey Memorial Short Course in Abilene, Texas. Art Saller will be speaking on Paleozoic carbonates. 
Fort Worth Texas United States 06 January, 2015 06 January, 2015 10658
 
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
6 January 2015
The AAPG Southwest Section presents the 2015 Bill Hailey Memorial Short Course in Fort Worth, Texas. Art Saller will be speaking on Paleozoic carbonates. 
Denver Colorado United States 23 August, 2014 23 August, 2014 10173
 
Denver, Colorado, United States
23 August 2014

The course will cover various petrophysical models in the evaluation of unconventional reservoirs—coalbed methane, tight gas sands, unconventional oil and gas reservoirs. The course should be of value to all involved or interested in unconventional reservoir appraisal.

Workshop

Golden Colorado United States 17 November, 2014 19 November, 2014 10243
 
Golden, Colorado, United States
17-19 November 2014

Participants will learn how to be successful in utilizing the Three Forks in a stacked-pay, pad-drilling strategy when producing various Bakken members.

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