Welcome to SEG

The Society of Exploration Geophysicists is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is Connecting, inspiring, and propelling the people and science of geophysics.

SEG, founded in 1930, fosters the expert and ethical practice of geophysics in the exploration and development of natural resources, in characterizing the near surface, and in mitigating earth hazards. The Society, which has more than 29,000 members in 136 countries, fulfills its mission through its publications, conferences, forums, websites, and educational opportunities.

SEG encourages its members to learn about the newest technologies by sponsoring speakers, publishing new theories in periodicals and other formats, and organizing continuing education classes around the world. Through SEG, members can network and learn from other professionals.

Join us in the Big Easy!

SEG Annual Meeting and International ExpositionSEG's International Exhibition and 85th Annual Meeting will take place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Lousiana, USA 18-23 October 2015. Don't miss your opportunity to be an exhibitor, share technical information with your colleagues, and network with geophysicists.

Learn more at www.seg.org/am

SEG Business Office

Physical address
8801 South Yale, Suite 500
Tulsa, OK 74137-3575
United States

Mailing address
PO Box 702740
Tulsa, OK 74170-2740
United States

Phone +1.918.497.5500

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FoundationSEG Foundation
The SEG Foundation encourages and supports scientific, educational, and charitable activities of benefit to geophysicists, through solicitation of contributions. Activities supported by contributions to the SEG Foundation are intended to supplement those supported by SEG's operating budget.


Student activitiesSEG Student Activities
Students benefit from SEG's involvement with 338 student chapters in 62 countries. The professional ties they develop, along with information they get from student membership, prepare them for a career in the worldwide field of geophysics.

Annual ReportSEG Annual Report
The Annual Report, comprised of reports from Committees and financial statements, tells what SEG has done in the previous year and gives guidelines about SEG's future.


SEG logo
SEG sponsors and has affiliations with many other organizations and events. The SEG logo is available for use by these organizations and functions.

Code of Ethics, Bylaws, and procedures manual
As an organization SEG has standards and regulations it follows to maintain its professional geophysical assistance.

As a not-for-profit Society, SEG relies on its committees to keep the organization running smoothly. These committees manage everything from the organizational government to technical matters of geophysical interest to the Society's publications.


SEG offers several e-newsletters free of charge. Stay up to date on SEG activities and opportunities Subscribe today.

SEG periodically conducts surveys of its members to learn how well it is serving them and how it can serve them better.