SEG Middle East - Calendar of Events


April 2014

2nd ME Geoscience YP & Student Symposium
Sultan Qaboos University

  • 26-29 April 2014 – Muscat, Oman

June 2014

2014 SEG Distinguished Lecturer - Peter I. Pecholcs
A journey through time in search of Arabian giants –
Oil/gas fields, recording channels, and petabytes

September 2014

Geosciences Professional Development Forum
Inspire, connect & propel from Conventional to Unconventional

  • 29-30 September 2014 – Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche, Abu Dhabi, UAE

October 2014

SEG International Exposition and 84th Annual Meeting
Denver, Colorado, USA

  • 26-31 October 2014 – Colorado Convention Center

November 2014

Exploiting Deep Gas Resources through Advanced Geophysical Technology

  • 3-5 November 2014 – Oman (More information coming soon)

2014 Distinguished Instructor Short Course – Shawn Maxwell
Microseismic Imaging of Hydraulic Fracturing:
Improved Engineering of Unconventional Shale Reservoirs

  • 23 November -  Abu Dhabi
  • 25 November – Muscat, Oman
  • 27 November – Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

December 2014

Multiples (Are Multiples noise?)

  • 8-10 December 2014 – Kuwait (More information coming soon)

February 2015

SEG-SPE Giant Fields Monitoring

  • February 2015 – Abu Dhabi, UAE (More information coming soon)
Middle East Office holiday closings
Date Holiday
2 December UAE National Day
25 December Christmas Day
1 January 2014 New Year's Day
14 January Mouloud (Birth of Prophet Mohammad)
27 May Leilat al-Meiraj (Ascension of Prophet)
*29-31 July Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
*5-7 October Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
15 October Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year)
2 December UAE National Day
25 December Christmas Day
1 January 2015 New Year's Day
*Tentative dates