Seismic facies classification using machine learning tools

Graham Carter

Instructors: Satinder Chopra & Kurt Marfurt
Date: Nov. 7-8, 2019
Duration: 1 day
Members (early bird/price): CAD$ 800/1000 (plus GST)
Non-members (early bird/price): CAD$ 900/1100 (plus GST)
Location: TBD
Time: TBD



Satinder Chopra has 35 years of experience as a geophysicist specializing in processing, reprocessing, special processing and interactive interpretation of seismic data.  He has rich experience in processing various types of data like VSP, well log data, seismic data, etc, as well as excellent communication skills, as evidenced by the several presentations and talks delivered and books, reports, and papers written. He has been the 2010/11 CSEG Distinguished Lecturer, the 2011/12 AAPG/SEG Distinguished Lecturer and the 2014/15 EAGE e-Distinguished Lecturer. His research interests focus on techniques that are aimed at characterization of reservoirs.  He has published 8 books and more than 450 papers and abstracts and likes to make presentations at any beckoning opportunity. His work and presentations have won several awards, the most notable ones being the 2019 AAPG Distinguished Service Award, 2017 EAGE Honorary Membership Award, 2017 CSEG Symposium honouree, CSEG Honorary Membership (2014) and Meritorious Service (2005) Awards, 2014 APEGA Frank Spragins Award, the 2010 AAPG George Matson Award and the 2013 AAPG Jules Braunstein Award, SEG Best Poster Award (2007), CSEG Best Luncheon Talk award (2007) and several others. He is a member of SEG, CSEG, CSPG, EAGE, AAPG and APEGGA (Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta).