Message from the General Chair
On behalf of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists and host organization the Houston Geological Society and the SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology) I am honored to invite you to attend the AAPG 2014 Annual Convention and Exhibition (ACE)— Ideas and Innovation: Fuel for the Energy Capital, 6–9 April, in Houston.
Invest in your career and your company by attending this world-class event. We have an exciting technical line up consisting of more than 800 oral and poster presentations covering 11 different themes. Attend short courses, field trips, presentations and special sessions and in just a few days you can impact your career in ways that will help you to do your job more efficiently and effectively.
Learn about the latest technologies and services available from the 200+ exhibitors in the Exhibition Hall. Under one roof you’ll find everything you need for reservoir evaluation, geological modeling, basin studies and modeling analysis, computer software, geological studies and consulting, geophysical interpretation and more. In addition, the International Pavilion offers you a chance to explore opportunities available worldwide.
Networking events at ACE will involve everyone from young professionals to the most seasoned geoscientists and company senior management. Many of AAPG’s 40,000+ members have been attending the annual convention for most of their professional lives, forging professional and personal friendships along the way.
In addition to all ACE has to offer, Houston is rich with arts, theater, museums, parks and sports. Explore downtown with its outstanding music halls, theaters and restaurants or venture to the beautiful Museum District comprising the Houston Museum of Natural Science, Museum of Fine Arts, Herman Park and Zoo and Rice University. Top-notch shopping is available at the world famous Galleria, Uptown Park and Highland Village all located within a short drive of downtown. If sports are more up your alley, attend an Astros, Rockets or Dynamo game.
Bring your ideas and help us fuel the future of geosciences — join us in Houston!
AAPG 2014 Annual Convention & Exhibition