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SEG Annual Meeting 2004

2004 Annual Meeting Golf Tournament

You won't want to miss this year's golf tournament at one of the most beautiful and most photographed courses in the country. Arrowhead Golf Course, located just outside of Denver, is the location for the annual SEG Golf Tournament. Arrowhead is a premier golf course, ideal for a casual golf game or for conducting business over a scenic round of golf. Arrowhead is one of the top 10 most photographed golf courses in the U.S. and was named one of America's Top 75 Public Courses by Golf Digest magazine.

Saturday, October 9, at 1 p.m. is the big day! Registration for this event opens June 14 and costs $175 USD per player until registration closes. After the close of registration, the cost will jump to $200 USD per player, so be sure to register early. Be on the lookout for our 2004 Annual Meeting Announcement and find the golf registration form to sign up, or register online at the URL below. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis, and with this year's location, you'll want to secure your spot right away!

Registration fees include green fees, cart, duffle bag, various prizes and a dinner at the clubhouse immediately following the tournament where awards will be presented. Transportation will be provided from the Colorado Convention Center.

Housing

Annual Meeting Housing opens June 14. You can register three different ways: internet, fax and mail. Please visit our Web site to register online or download the housing form.

Professional Development

SEG is offering a number of Continuing Education courses on Saturday and Sunday, October 9 and 10, prior to the SEG Annual Meeting. Registration for courses is now open at the following link.

The 2004 SEG/EAGE DISC by Paul Weimer, "Petroleum Systems of Deepwater Settings," will be offered Friday, October 8, in conjunction with the SEG Annual Meeting in Denver.

Improved Visa Process Continues

Participants in the SEG Denver meeting may generate an official invitation letter using the form found on the Annual Meeting Web site (link below). This form will generate a letter which can be printed and used in obtaining a visa. Please note that this letter does not guarantee that applicants will be granted a visa, nor does it commit SEG to pay any expenses incurred by the applicant.

Membership News

Membership Application Instructions Now in Five Languages

Instructions for completing Active, Associate, Student and Global membership applications are now offered in Arabic, Russian, Spanish, French, and Traditional Chinese. Membership applications and instructions are available in PDF format for printing and emailing to friends and colleagues. Recruit a new member today and be eligible for prizes in the 2004 Member-Get-A-Member campaign.

Member-Get-A-Member Campaign

The 2004 Member-Get-A-Member campaign just completed round 2 with 95 SEG members recruiting a total of 295 new members from February 1. Watch for 2nd round drawing winners to be announced soon. The 3rd round begins on June 1 and runs through September 30. Keep recruiting! All members recruiting Active and Associate members will also be eligible for the Grand Prize Drawing to be held in October at the Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado. The more members you recruit, the more chances you have to win!

Round 2 Drawing Winners

The prize drawing was held at the SEG Business Office on June 2, 2004. Judy Paull, SEG HR/Membership Manager, drew the names.

The Geophysicist

Acquisition Prize - $100 SEG Book Mart Voucher – Edward Vincent Zinni
New Associate or Active Member Prize - $50 SEG Book Mart Voucher – Luiz Carlos Rodrigues Almeid

The Collegian

Field Camp Trainer Prize - $50 SEG Book Mart Voucher – Ifeanyichukwu C. Ezeanyagu
New Student Member Prize - $50 SEG Book Mart Voucher – Ayodeji Adebayo Ademsou

The Global Colleague

Synergy Prize - $50 SEG Book Mart Voucher – Kugbere Emumejaye
New Global Member Prize - $50 SEG Book Mart Voucher – Surajit Haldar

SEG Publications

Coming Up in The Leading Edge

The June issue of The Leading Edge contains several case histories involving new instrumentation which allow "Geophysics for real-time drilling decisions." The July issue will contain the biographies and position statements of the candidates for the 2004-2005 SEG Executive Committee and a special section on "Near-surface problems and solutions.

Meetings

2004 SEG/EAGE Summer Research Workshop

"Characterization of Fractured Reservoirs
August 1-5, 2004 Vancouver, British Columbia

The focus of the workshop is characterization of fractured reservoirs from many different scales and techniques.

Professional Development

SEG is offering Continuing Education courses in Oklahoma City in July, and in Houston in November. Please visit the SEG Professional Development website for more information. Registration is open for both venues.

The schedule for the 2004 SEG/EAGE DISC by Paul Weimer, titled "Petroleum Systems of Deepwater Settings," has been posted on the SEG website.

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