GeoConvention 2017

Country: Canada

City: Calgary

Abstr. due: 16.12.2016

Dates: 15.05.17 — 17.05.17

Area Of Sciences: Geology and mineralogy;

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Organizers: Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (CSPG), Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists (CSEG) and Canadian Well Logging Society (CWLS)


GeoConvention is an integrated geoscience-focused annual convention jointly held by the CSPG, CSEG and CWLS. This event provides delegates and attendees the opportunity to network with fellow industry professionals and expand scientific horizons. Over 4000 attendees and 100 exhibitors attend each year. GeoConvention 2017 will continue with diversifying our content in the following areas:
New Topics for 2017

    Financial markets and long-term strategy
    Safety of Underground Storage Operations
    Global Carbon Management and Utilization
    Pipelines, transportation and access to market
    Health, safety and environment
    Crisis management
    Greenhouse gas and carbon capture
    Alternative energy sources
    Social issues and the regulatory framework
    Human resources now and tomorrow

Key Geoscience Content

    4D and Multicomponent Seismic
    Applied Rock Properties for Exploration and Seismic Monitoring
    CREWES Research
    Diversification of the energy industry
    Emerging Environmental Issues (Groundwater and Surface Water Basin Analysis/Sedimentology)
    Emerging Technologies
    Environmental Geophysics (water resources)
    Geoscience Fundamentals
    Induced Seismicity
    Integrating Geoscience to Optimize Unconventional and Oil Sand Resource Plays
    International Case Studies
    Mature Fields
    Oil Sands and Oil Sands Case Studies
    Optimization of Drilling Operations
    Optimizing Resource Recovery
    Pipelines and Transportation
    Renewable Resources
    Seismic Acquisition, Attenuation, Attributes, Inversion and Processing
    Technology for Unconventional Resources
    The Future - How our Profession is Advancing and Changing
    Unconventional Geomechanics
    Water - Source, Use and Disposal
    Western Canadian Petroleum Systems
    Wellbore leakage and Gas Migration
    Workplace Culture and Diversity


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