Explorer Regions and Sections

AAPG has six Sections in the United States, composed of the affiliated geological societies within each area, and six International Regions comprising AAPG members as individuals or as groups of affiliated geological societies.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Explorer President’s Column

Because this final column by me is largely a report, it will be longer than usual; the Executive Committee (EC), indeed, has been very productive.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Explorer Regions and Sections

AAPG's six domestic Sections each hold annual meetings, offering technical programs, keynote speakers, award presentations and social-business activities that cater to regional interests.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Explorer Article

Energy companies, in an effort to recruit and retain the very best workers, are becoming very creative in their employee incentive packages. Here's a clue: Baby, you can drive my car...

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Explorer President’s Column

The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), held annually each spring in Houston, is probably the largest E&P convention most of our members have as an opportunity to attend -- and to benefit from in more than one way. I hope to see you there.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Explorer Article

AAPG joins other professional and technical societies at OTC2005

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Explorer Emphasis Article

It used to be a 'gee whiz' extravagance, but 3-D computer visualization has grown up and become an everyday tool for virtually all areas of the petroleum business.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Explorer Emphasis Article

It was only a matter of time -- and thanks to computers, the time has arrived for wave equation migration to make a big impact in exploration.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Explorer Geophysical Corner

As a consultant I am often in a position to review seismic interpretations by others. It allows me time to reflect on how geoscientists can improve interpretations and avoid pitfalls

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Explorer Emphasis Article

Dare to dream: A hint of optimism is sweeping through today's geophysical industry.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Workshop
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Tuesday, 21 February Wednesday, 22 February 2023, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

This workshop will be held Feb 21-22 in Oklahoma City, and will bring together industry practitioners, government and state agencies, nonprofit and academic institutions in a first of its kind event that will spark new ideas, motivate interdisciplinary and multi institutional collaboration and support the establishment of best practices for cleaning up and repurposing wells across the nation.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Michael F. Erpenbeck Michael F. Erpenbeck President (2022-2023) Upstream Advisors Group (832) 418-0221
Mark William Shuster Mark William Shuster Past President (2022-2023) Bureau of Economic Geology 512-471-7090
David Lee Clay David Lee Clay President Elect (2022-2023) CRA Advisors (713) 417-4937
Sara Elliott Sara Elliott Vice President (2022-2023) Bureau of Economic Geology
Bryan Guzman Bryan Guzman Treasurer (2019-2023) Premier Corex (832) 503-4645

The House of Delegates of the AAPG is made up of delegates from affiliated societies and international regions throughout the world. They are selected by popular vote from within their respective areas and serve a three year term.

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NOTE: Membership in an affiliated society does not necessarily constitute membership in the AAPG and vice versa.

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