News and announcements from the Lagos office of the AAPG Africa Region, brought to you by Delia Kuye and friends.

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Another great addition to our AAPG Africa region 2022 events calendar! The upcoming AAPG Remaining Hydrocarbon Potential in Southern African Offshore Basins GTW scheduled to take place on 7-9 February 2022 in Cape Town, South Africa will provide a broad platform for presenting and discussing the understanding of the petroleum geology of Southern African Offshore Basins

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Under the Patronage of His Excellency Eng. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Egypt, AAPG Africa introduces the Eastern Mediterranean Mega-Basin: New Data, New Ideas, and New Opportunities GTW.

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Dear AAPG Africa Region Members, July 1, I began my two-year term as Africa Region president. Bill Bosworth will continue to be part of the leadership team as immediate past president. I would like to express my sincere appreciation to the fellow members of the 2016-18 leadership team who have completed their terms and /or decided not to seek re-election - David Blanchard (Immediate Past President) and Ajibola Oyebamiji (treasurer). It was a delight working with you and we will continue to reach out to tap into your wealth of experience.

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Renowned for its geological and geographical composition, Cape Town provides an ideal setting for the world’s leading geoscientists to connect and share knowledge. Register before 23 August and receive early bird pricing!

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On behalf of AAPG headquarters and the Africa Region, we are pleased to announce your newly elected Africa Region officers for the 2018-20 term:

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AAPG, the recognized global leader in the dissemination of high-quality geoscience data and information, brings its International Conference and Exhibition (ICE) to Cape Town, 4-7 November 2018. ICE 2018 will gather geoscientists and petroleum industry professionals from 60+ countries looking to build their knowledge, discover innovations, and network with peers. Submit your abstracts today and help guide our future industry success.

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The University of Western Cape AAPG Student Chapter received a truly enlightening Visiting Geoscientist (VG) Lecture delivered by AAPG Africa Region President-Elect Mr. Femi Esan. The lecture was themed around “Geoscience Careers - Opportunities, Threats and Challenges” and was attended by 28 faculty members including the Head of Department, HOD of the earth science department and other geoscience staff.

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AAPG Africa Region celebrates the successful delivery of a book shipment to the University de Lubumbashi in the DRC. This shipment was sponsored fully by the AAPG foundation.

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The Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists has just concluded their 35th Annual International Conference and Exhibition held in Lagos from the 19th to the 23rd of November. The meeting was a resounding success with over 1500 participants and over 150 technical oral and poster presentations.

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AAPG Geotechnical Workshop, GTW investigating the Paleozoic hydrocarbon potential of North Africa was successfully held in the beautiful city of Marrakech, Morocco.

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Region Office Contacts

Delia A. Kuye
Delia Kuye Program Manager, AAPG Africa Region +23408094704599
Abeer Zubaidi
Abeer Zubaidi Office Director, AAPG Middle East Region +971 4 372 4201