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Many individuals have been affected by the sustained downturn in oil price. Staying current and up-to-date with industry innovations and maintaining your professional network are more important than ever.

URTeC is offering a special registration rate to help do just that. A limited number of scholarships for URTeC registration are now available to displaced geoscientists and energy professionals. Eligible applicants will pay just 50% of the current rate for the full conference, including all technical sessions, networking events, and the exhibition.

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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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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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Don't miss the single most relevant and credible unconventional resources event of the year. 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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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.

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Explorer Article

 

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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Explorer Director’s Corner

 

As U.S. production continues to grow, all eyes are focused on OPEC and its recent May 25 meeting to determine whether to keep production cuts in place in an effort to maintain oil prices.

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Explorer Foundation Update

 

The AAPG Foundation is committed to the next generation of geoscientists, from introduction of geology through hands-on programs to grants and scholarships that aid students with their studies.

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Explorer Historical Highlight

 

In a recent EXPLORER, Marlan Downey lamented that he had not fully appreciated the idea that source rocks could serve as reservoir rocks for oil and natural gas. He was not alone.

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Student Outlook

 

The summer of 2017 is the summer for AAPG and the Visiting Geoscientist Program! Each Tuesday and Thursday, beginning 6 June, join Visiting Geoscientist Fred Schroeder for a one-hour live webinar. The series follows a two-semester course designed and developed by Schroeder to instruct students on the basics of geology and geophysics in the petroleum industry.

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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.

Midland Texas United States 27 September, 2017 28 September, 2017 40631
 
Midland, Texas, United States
27-28 September 2017

Theme: “PB is King!”
Location: Midland County Horseshoe Complex, Midland, Texas

El Paso Texas United States 14 April, 2018 14 April, 2018 39223
 
El Paso, Texas, United States
14 April 2018
Save the date! The 2018 SWS AAPG annual meeting is to be held in El Paso, Texas. Watch the SWS website for details as they unfold.
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