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2015 WTGS Fall Symposium

Power to the People! The Permian Basin: Past, Present, and Future!

Please plan to attend the 26th West Texas Geological Society Fall Symposium. The two and one-half days of technical sessions will feature oral and poster sessions presented by outstanding authors showcasing current research, field studies, core analysis and other aspects of the Permian Basin, analogous areas and developing technologies.  The symposium provides attendees with a chance to network with their peers in a technical setting that also provides opportunities for social interaction.

The Fall Symposium will be held at the Midland Center in downtown Midland, Texas.  For more information, contact: WTGS @ (432) 683-1573 / or visit

An Ethics Luncheon will take place on Thursday at the Midland Petroleum Club. The presentation will be given by Vincent Cronin from Baylor University.This presentation meets the Ethics Requirement for Professional Development Hours for Geologists and Engineers licensed in Texas.  Registration for the Ethics Luncheon is space-limited and is sold on a first-come / first-served basis to symposium attendees.  If any tickets remain by Wednesday at 2:00 pm, those seats may be sold to non-attendees.

In addition to technical sessions, WTGS will also host a Field Trip on Friday through Sunday.  

To register for the technical session, mail completed form with payment to: WTGS P.O. Box 1595, Midland, TX 79702.  This form will be available soon.  Credit card payments may be faxed to (432) 686-7827 or mailed.  (Do NOT send credit card information via electronic communication, due to security risks.)  Pre-registration and cancellation deadline is September 14, 2015.  Rooms have been reserved at several Midland hotels.


Wed, Oct. 7 - Fri, Oct. 9, 2015


Midland Center
205 N. Main Street
Midland, TX 79701
United States