September 21 – 23, 2020

Virtual

Once in a decade, the CSPG, CSEG and CWLS partner with GAC, MAC and IAH to bring together a fully integrated geoscience program.

Whether your focus is petroleum, base and precious metals, geophysics, groundwater, bedrock and seabed mapping, geohazards, uranium or environmental remediation, GeoConvention 2020 will present the latest developments and insights across a complete spectrum of Earth Sciences.  This is your ultimate opportunity to gain insight to your profession and the earth, sharing experiences and knowledge with your peers from across Canada and the world.  Join us and experience hundreds of insightful presentations for industry, academic and government thought leaders,  brought to you through our innovative platform!

GeoConvention invites you to join us as a delegate to our largest technical program ever.  Register now and save!

GeoConvention is bringing its conference to you!  Content will be accessible wherever or whenever you are: no travel expenses, no commuting, sit back, relax and enjoy the show!  

Book now to showcase your latest technologies in front of the nearly 5000 GeoConvention delegates and visitors

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COVID-19 Statement

As we continue to navigate the latest COVID-19 developments and in accordance with Alberta Health Services and after consultation with our presenters, chairs, board and partners, GeoConvention will be hosting the 2020 program completely virtual! We are excited to be exploring opportunities to bring nearly 800 presentations to your computer or mobile device through an interactive platform that will allow for learning, knowledge sharing and even networking!

New Dates Confirmed! We look forward to hosting you September 21 - September 23, 2020

GeoConvention would like to thank our meeting participants and our supporters for their patience during these unprecedented times, where we strive to host a conference of high standards while prioritizing our participant's health and wellbeing.

The GeoConvention Partner Societies are proud to host a wide variety of workshops, courses and field trips.

Event Schedule

If have enough people wanting to attend the same course then we can run one just for you. If you prefer to study in your own time and learning packages from our complete collection. If have enough people wanting to attend the same course.

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Monday, 11

31aug7:00 am6:00 pmRegistration Open7:00 am - 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Foyer, North Building Calgary Telus Convention Centre Sponsored By: Pulse Seismic

31aug9:35 am10:15 amCoffee with the Exhibitors and Poster Presentations9:35 am - 10:15 am Exhibit Hall, North Building Calgary Telus Convention Centre Sponsored By: Sponsorship Available

31aug11:45 am1:15 pmCSPG Keynote Luncheon: Peter Tertzakian11:45 am - 1:15 pm Imperial Ballroom (4, 6, 8), Hyatt Regency Calgary Sponsored By: Enlighten Geoscience

31aug4:15 pm6:30 pmNetworking Reception – Ice Breaker4:15 pm - 6:30 pm Exhibit Hall, North Building Calgary Telus Convention Centre Sponsored By: Sponsorship Available

Join us on December 11, 2019 at 3:30pm at the Conoco Theater for food, networking and fast-format award-winning presentations. The Best of 2019 registration is now open!

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Tuesday, 12

31aug7:00 am6:00 pmRegistration Open7:00 am - 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Foyer, North Building Calgary Telus Convention Centre Sponsored By: Pulse Seismic

31aug9:35 am10:15 amCoffee with the Exhibitors and Poster Presentations9:35 am - 10:15 am Exhibit Hall, North Building Calgary Telus Convention Centre Sponsored By: Sponsorship Available

31aug11:45 am1:15 pmCSPG Keynote Luncheon: Peter Tertzakian11:45 am - 1:15 pm Imperial Ballroom (4, 6, 8), Hyatt Regency Calgary Sponsored By: Enlighten Geoscience

31aug4:15 pm6:30 pmNetworking Reception – Ice Breaker4:15 pm - 6:30 pm Exhibit Hall, North Building Calgary Telus Convention Centre Sponsored By: Sponsorship Available

Wednesday, 13

31aug7:00 am6:00 pmRegistration Open7:00 am - 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Foyer, North Building Calgary Telus Convention Centre Sponsored By: Pulse Seismic

31aug9:35 am10:15 amCoffee with the Exhibitors and Poster Presentations9:35 am - 10:15 am Exhibit Hall, North Building Calgary Telus Convention Centre Sponsored By: Sponsorship Available

31aug11:45 am1:15 pmCSPG Keynote Luncheon: Peter Tertzakian11:45 am - 1:15 pm Imperial Ballroom (4, 6, 8), Hyatt Regency Calgary Sponsored By: Enlighten Geoscience

31aug4:15 pm6:30 pmNetworking Reception – Ice Breaker4:15 pm - 6:30 pm Exhibit Hall, North Building Calgary Telus Convention Centre Sponsored By: Sponsorship Available

90+

sessions

Thank you to our Sponsors

>600

presentations

4500

attendees

>60

exhibitors

3

days

Telus Convention Centre

The Calgary Telus Convention Centre is located in central downtown Calgary (120 – 8thAvenue SE) and boasts over 122,000 square feet of modern, flexible meeting space.

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about the show

GeoConvention is an annual convention and exhibition focused on earth sciences and energy geoscience.

The event landscape has changed so GeoConvention has changed. We are thrilled to move GeoConvention 2020 online and continue to inspire the geosciences community. We have re-imagined our in person conference to a robust virtual experience with digital sessions, a virtual exhibit hall and online opportunities to engage with your peers. Join your industry colleagues on a virtual journey through learning and connecting.

Click the link below to find all the info you need with our Virtual Event FAQs.

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technical program

With more than 600 presentations in total, including content from GAC, MAC and IAH-CNC, GeoConvention 2020 is your once-in-a-decade opportunity to learn from the brightest minds throughout the earth sciences.

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networking

In addition to being able to connect with old colleagues and new one-on-one or by taking a seat at one of our virtual networking tables, GeoConvention 2020 will also host two Networking events that will place teams against one another in live Zoom-based challenges.

Monday will feature Team Pursuit where teams of 5 will compete with other teams to complete challenges to gain points!

Tuesday will feature a Code Break challenge where teams will compete in completing a variety of puzzles.

These events are only $20 each and can be added to your registration.

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exhibits

Despite hosing a fully virtual program for 2020, GeoConvention is excited to host an exhibition space that will allow attendees to interact one-on-one with company representatives either through text or video chat.  Company booths will feature digital collateral, videos and more!  Be sure to check out our full list of exhibitors by clicking the button below.

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about the show

GeoConvention is an annual convention and exhibition focused on earth sciences and energy geoscience.

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hotels

Downtown and University accommodations have been secured at discounted rates for GeoConvention 2020

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