Welcome to the 45th Annual Meeting, Eastern Section, American Association of Petroleum Geologists

September 25-27, 2016, Lexington, Kentucky

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Hotel room block extended to Sept. 20. Click to make your reservation.

Final program and abstracts is available for download at agenda page!

  • All Field Trips will run as scheduled, and space is still available on all 3 trips.
  • Workshops 1, 2, and 3 have been cancelled due to low enrollment. Workshop 4 (Introductory Geochemistry for Shale-Gas, Condensate-Rich Shales, and Tight Oil Reservoirs) will be taught as scheduled on Wednesday, Sept. 28, and still has space available. More details here: http://www.uky.edu/KGS/emsweb/esaapg16/agenda.htm
  • Attention: Earth Science Students! Check Student Expo information

Welcome to Lexington from Mayor Jim Gray

Lexington is pleased to host the annual meeting of the Eastern Section of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, coming up this September.

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Welcome from the meeting co-chairs

Welcome to the 2016 ES-AAPG website

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Welcome to Lexington

from Mayor Jim Gray
Letter from co-chairs

Welcome to 2016 ES-AAPG

from the meeting co-chairs

Join us in the Bluegrass of Kentucky for the 2016 annual meeting of the AAPG Eastern Section. The meeting is hosted by the Geological Society of Kentucky and the Kentucky Geological Survey, and will be held in the heart of Lexington at the Lexington Convention Center. Our workshops, field trips, and technical sessions will comprise an ambitious program addressing many of the resource opportunities and challenges in the Appalachian, Illinois, and Michigan Basins.


We invite you to save these dates, September 25 to 27, 2016, and join us.