The format is a one day event, single session, with lunch included. In order to attract case studies, there will be no published papers related to the work shown. Featured speakers will present by invitation only.
Each year the Symposium will honour one or more notable CSEG members, and the themes of the talks presented will relate to the work of the Honouree(s). This year the Symposium will posthumously honour Bill Nickerson and will feature the theme of Integrity, Knowledge, and Wisdom.
A highlight of the lunch will be the annual CSEG awards ceremony, with the outstanding achievements of the society's members honoured. Tickets for the lunch only will also be available.
The 2016 CSEG Symposium promises to be a highlight of the year, and a not-to-miss event for CSEG members!
2016 Honouree Bill Nickerson
This year the CSEG Symposium posthumously honours Bill Nickerson, a highly-respected, motivated CSEG member who volunteered determinedly so that the CSEG could offer its members quality continuing education programs. Bill’s broad, vast and practical understanding of the oil and gas industry coupled with his rich experiences teaching and studying at university were at the root of his passion. Bill had a vision to organize quality training for Canadian geophysicists and he was the guiding force behind the successful creation of the CSEG DoodleTrain. Bill received the CSEG's Meritorious Service Award in 2005 for his significant contributions to education in geophysics... Read More.