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Published: 17 Jan 2014

Participate in the 2nd African Geosciences Student Conference
and SEG Challenge Bowl in Kumasi, Ghana

20 – 24 May 2014
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

SEG, SPE, AAPG and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Geophysical Society cordially invite you to participate in the upcoming 2nd African Geosciences Student Conferences – Kumasi, Ghana. The theme for the 2014 conference is; “Exploring the breadth and depth of Geosciences.”

Technical topics to be covered include: Reservoir characterization; Geophysics in the mining industry; local content policies in the extraction industry; near surface applications for Engineers Scientists and Environmentalists; and SEG Technical Conventions.

The technical program provides a unique platform for students and professionals of all backgrounds to present their research results. Don’t miss this opportunity to present and network with your peers and company representatives. For more information on Abstract submission, please visit

The deadline for the call for papers is 30th April, 2014.

Programs include:

SEG ExxonMobil Student Education Program (SEP)
Presentations by seasoned professionals in industry and academia
Technical presentations by the students
Career session
Challenge Bowl competition
Field Trips
Short courses showcasing latest technologies in the field of geoscience
Social night with dinner and awards

Registration for the conference is open from:

22nd January, 2014 and will close on 14th May, 2014.
Participate in the SEG Challenge Bowl!

Teams of two are invited to enter the SEG African Challenge Bowl. Registration closes after eight teams have been confirmed to compete, so enter now!

When: 23rd May 2014
Where: College of Science Auditorium, KNUST
Prize: Winners will compete for the grand prize at the International Challenge Bowl playoffs during the SEG Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado, USA in October 2014.

Not sure what to expect? Click here for more information about SEG Challenge Bowls.
The event will be held in conjunction with the 2nd African Geosciences Student Conference.

Space is limited, so register your team today! Registration deadline is 14 April 2014.

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