Vol 7, Issue 1
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Houston 2009 Call for Papers The 79th SEG International Exposition and Annual Meeting will be held 25–30 October in Houston, Texas, USA. The Houston Technical Program Committee will begin accepting abstracts for consideration on 11 March 2009. The deadline for abstract submissions is 8 April 2009. Begin preparing your abstract for submission by reading the 2009 Abstract Kit today.
Deadline for Beijing 2009 abstract
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The CPS/SEG Beijing 2009 Conference will be held 24-27 April 2009. Organizers invite you to submit abstracts to be considered for written or oral presentation. The deadline for submissions is 14 January 2009.
Additional exhibition space added
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Demand for exhibit space at the upcoming CPS/SEG Beijing 2009 Conference has created a need for additional exhibit space. Also, the workshop schedule has been announced. For information visit our Web site.
Applications for Azimuth forum
Call for nominations
The next election cycle for SEG officers has already begun. Help SEG select a strong slate of candidates for the 2009-2010 Executive Committee. View the details here.
are due soon
Applications are due 20 January 2009 for the upcoming SEG Forum on New Angles on Azimuth: The science and business of using wider azimuths on 30 March- 3 April 2009 in Napa Valley, California, USA. Visit our Web site to download the application form.
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Courses in west Houston
Registration is open for courses held 9-10 and 11-12 February 2009 in west Houston. Available courses include “Petroleum Geology for Geophysicists and Engineers,” “Gravity and Magnetics for Explorationists,” “3D Seismic Attributes for Prospect Identification and Reservoir Characterization,” and “Seismic Anisotropy: Basic Theory and Applications in Exploration and Reservoir Characterization.” Register online by logging in to My SEG or use the registration form (pdf). Full course descriptions can be found here.
Course in Munich
SEG and GeoNeurale present Seismic Interpretation in the Exploration Domain" by Tim Smith on 25-27 February 2009 in Munich, Germany. Download this brochure (pdf) for more information about the course and how to register.
2009 DISC begins
The 2009 SEG/EAGE Distinguished Instructor Short Course (DISC) titled “Petroleum Geoengineering: Integration of Static and Dynamic Models” will begin in February. The course, instructed by Patrick Corbett, first goes to London on 5 February then to Adelaide on 26 February for the Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicsts 20th International Geophysical Conference and Exhibition. Visit our Web site for more information.
2009 SEG/ExxonMobil Student Education Program
The SEG/ExxonMobil Student Education Program (SEP) offers travel grants to graduate students who are pursuing a degree in the geosciences. Application deadlines for this program are as follows:
- Middle East—15 January 2009
- Europe—2 February 2009
- North America—1 March 2009
Applications for all locations are available online.
AAPG/SEG Spring Break Student ExpoThe Student Expo is a unique tool for linking geoscience students with industry recruiters. It’s three days of exploring and networking; complete with a poster contest, optional short courses, field trips, and a regional SEG Student Challenge Bowl. Not to mention, GREAT FOOD! Free registration for SEG and AAPG student members!
Online registration will be available Friday, 9 January.
Geophysics seeks Best Paper nominations
SEG Editor Kees Wapenaar encourages members to review papers published in 2008 in Geophysics and submit Best Paper nominations by 13 March 2009.
SRW 2009 Save the date for the upcoming Summer Research Workshop (SRW) covering CO2 Sequestration Geophysics to be held 23-27 August 2009 in Banff, Canada. The workshop will be in conjunction with the AAPG/SEG/SPE Hedberg Conference on multidiscipline CO2 Sequestration in Vancouver the prior week. Please check our Web site for more information as it becomes available.
Digital Library includes new subscription options
The SEG Digital Library has grown, yet most prices for institutional subscriptions are unchanged for 2009. Login-free access is available to subscribing institutions. To examine the full range of subscription opportunities, please view the SEG subscriptions page or download a flyer.
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