GCAGS Networking “Party Pack” Available

Networking and great food go together in the exhibit hall

The GCAGS and HGS are offering a special Networking “Party Pack” for individuals interested in attending the GCAGS 2015 evening Networking events. The bundle includes access to the Sunday evening Icebreaker in the Exhibit Hall at the George R. Brown Convention Center, on September 20th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Plus, access to the Monday […]

NeoGeos to Sponsor 20 Individuals for GCAGS 2015 Short Courses

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The Houston Geological Society’s NeoGeos Committee is sponsoring 20 individuals to attend a short course at GCAGS 2015 in Houston. The priority goes to GCAGS 2015 registered individuals in the following order: (1) Recently laid-off young professionals (2) Graduated students (with a graduate degree), who have not found a job yet (3) Current students (4) […]

Women’s Networking Breakfast – Making the Most of Change & Difficult Times


This breakfast is underwritten by the Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG), Gulf Coast Association of Geologic Societies (GCAGS), and Pink Petro. Join us for breakfast and celebrate Gulf Coast Women in Geosciences at the GCAGS’s premier women’s networking event. NOTE: Registration for this event is separate from the GCAGS Convention.  Tuesday, September 22, 2015 7:00 […]

Exhibit Hall “Walk & Talk” Box Lunch

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Tuesday, September 22, 2015 11:45 am – 12:50 pm George R. Brown Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B3 FREE for professionals, Spouses and Guests with your registration badge! Students may purchase lunch tickets ($15) through pre-registration. The “Walk & Talk” lunch is a final opportunity to visit the offerings of our exhibitors and to learn from […]

President’s Reception

Larry Bartell and Charles Sternbach with logo

Hosted by GCAGS President, Charles Sternbach, and GCSSEPM President, Thomas Hearon. Monday, September 21, 2015 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm George R. Brown Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B3 Join Charles Sternbach, President of GCAGS, Thomas Hearon, President of GCSSEPM, and Larry Bartell, General Chair, for a reception in the Exhibit Hall. We will have light […]

Oldest GCAGS Bag Contest

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During the President’s Reception Monday, September 21, 2015 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm George R. Brown Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B3 As a celebratory event in observance of the GCAGS’s 65th Anniversary, we will honor the attendee who has the oldest GCAGS bag from previous conventions. If you are like some of us, and you have […]

Opening Session and Awards Ceremony

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Sunday, September 20, 2015 GRB Convention Center, Room 310ABC Entrance by badge only GCAGS President Charles Sternbach, GCSSEPM President Thomas Hearon, and General Chair Larry Bartell will welcome attendees to the 65th annual GCAGS Convention. They will honor individuals for exemplary service, presentations, and papers at the GCAGS/GCSSEPM Awards Ceremony. […]

Young Professionals’ and Students’ “Meet & Greet”

(Sponsored by Chevron) 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Sunday, September 20, 2015 GRB Convention Center Ballroom Pre-Function Area This “Meet & Greet” will provide an early opportunity for young professionals and students to start the convention with a get-together. Experienced professionals are also invited to participate in this inter-generational discussion on the things that change […]