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2017 GCAGS/GCSSEPM ANNUAL CONVENTION
November 1–3, 2017
Marriott Rivercenter Hotel
101 Bowie St., San Antonio, Texas

Hosted by the South Texas Geological Society

Schedule of Events

Tuesday, October 31

Time Event Location (Level 3, Marriott Rivercenter unless otherwise noted (SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE)
8:00am-5:00pm AAPG ExComm Mtg CONF SUITE 544
8:00am-5:00pm Short Course #1 (2-day) Conf Rms 1-2
8:00am-5:00pm Short Course #2 (2-day) Conf Rm 3
3:00pm-6:00pm Registration Open Reg Desk 2 & Foyer
4:30pm-6:00pm GCAGS Continuity Committee Meeting Conf 13/14 

 

Wednesday, November 1

Time Event Location
7:00am-8:00pm Registration Reg Desk 2/Foyer
8:00am departure Field Trip #1 offsite
8:00am-3:00pm GCAGS Board Mtg/Lunch Conf Rms 17-18
8:00am-4:00pm Exhibitor Move-In Salons A-F
8:00am-4:00pm Short Course #1 (2-day) Conf Rms 1-2
8:00am-4:00pm Short Course #2 (2-day) Conf Rm 3
8:00am-4:00pm Short Course #3 Conf Rm 4
8:00am-2:00pm GCSSEPM ExComm Mtg Conf Rm 6
11:00am South Texas Geological Society Golf Networking Event offsite
2:00pm-4:00pm Spouse/Guest Hospitality Vice Pres Suite
1:00pm-5:00pm Speaker/Judges Room Conf Rm 11
4:00pm-6:00pm Opening Session/Awards Ceremony Salons H (I)
6:00pm-8:00pm Icebreaker in Exhibit Hall Salons A-F
8:30pm-11:00pm Young Professionals Gathering offsite

 

Thursday, November 2

Time Event Location
7:00am-8:00am Poster setup Salons A-F with corridor added
7:00am-8:00am Spkr/Pstr Breakfast Conf Rm 1-2
7:00am-8:00am Judges' Breakfast Conf Rm 3
7:00am-6:00pm Registration Reg Desk 2/Foyer
7:00am-6:00pm Speaker/Judges Room Conf Rm 11
7:30am-8:30am AAPG HOD Breakfast Conf Rm 4
8:00am-9:30am Spouse/Guest Hospitality Vice Pres Suite
8:30am-6:00pm Exhibitors Open Salons A-F
8:30am-12:00pm Poster Session 1 Salons A-F
8:20am-11:30am Oral Session: Deep Water Symposium: Basin Evolution and Drivers of Deep Water Sedimentation Salon I
8:20am-11:30am Oral Session: Austin Chalk and Eagle Ford Formations: Resource Play Evaluation and Eagle Ford Examples Salons HKL
8:20am-11:30am Oral Session: Workflow in Conventional and Unconventional Reservoirs: Geophysical, Classification and Management Processes for the Geologist Salon J
8:30am-3:00pm Spouse/Guest Tour #1 offsite
11:20am-1:00pm All-Convention Luncheon Salons G (walk thru M)
1:25pm-6:00pm Poster Session 2 Salons A-F
1:00pm-3:45pm Oral Session: Deep Water Symposium: Reservoir Architecture and Reservoir Quality: From Fields to Outcrops Salon I
1:00pm-4:10pm Oral Session: Austin Chalk and Eagle Ford Formations: Cretaceous Carbonate Resevoirs: Austin Chalk, Edwards, Buda and Georgetown Salons HKL
1:00pm-2:00pm Oral Session: Water Resources and Gulf Coast Sedimentology: Water Resource Protection Salon J
2:00pm-4:10pm Oral Session: Water Resources and Gulf Coast Sedimentology: Gulf Coast Sedimentology Salon J
3:00pm-4:30pm Spouse/Guest Hospitality Vice Pres Suite
4:30pm-6:00pm Presidents' Reception in Exh Hall Salons A-F/corridor
6:30pm-9:30pm Geo-Oktoberfest Beethoven Maennerchor

 

Friday, November 3

Time Event Location
7:00am-11:00am Registration Reg Desk 2/Foyer
7:00am-8:00am Spkr/Pstr Breakfast Conf Rm 1-2
7:00am-8:00am Judges' Breakfast Conf Rm 3
7:00am-5:00pm Speaker/Judges Room Conf Rm 11
7:00am-8:30am Women in Geoscience Breakfast Salon M
7:30am-8:30am Ethics for Geologists Breakfast (Short Course #4) Salon J
8:30am-1:00pm Exhibitors Open Salons A-F
8:30am-12:00pm Poster Session 3 Salons A-F
8:00am-9:30am Spouse/Guest Hospitality Vice Pres Suite
8:20am-11:30am Oral Session: Deep Water Symposium: Innovative Methods and Techniques Salons I
8:20am-11:30am Oral Session: Gulf Coast Fields and Reservoirs: Jurassic Gulf Coast Fields and Reservoirs Salons HKL
9:30am-3:00pm Spouse/Guest Tour #2 offsite
11:30am-1:00pm AAPG DPA Luncheon Salon J
11:30am-1:00pm GCSSEPM Luncheon Salon M
1:25pm-3:40pm Oral Session: Deep Water Symposium: Petroleum Systems Salons I
1:00pm-2:50pm Oral Session: Reservoirs and Field Analogs: Gulf Coast Fields and Analogs from Other Plays Salons HKL
2:00pm-5:00pm Short Course #6 Salon M
3:30pm departure Field Trip #2 offsite

 

Saturday, November 4

8:00am-5:00pm Short Course #5 (2-day) offsite (Trinity U.)
9:00am-4:00pm Field Trip #3 offsite

 

Sunday, November 5

8:00am-4:00pm Short Course #5 (2-day) offsite (Trinity U.)

 

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