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Upcoming Events

NeoGeos Virtual Event - Show Me the Money: Part 4 - A&D Trends and Career Development

Mon 13 Jul

This will be a FREE virtual Zoom event. Update on Upstream A&D: Trends and Motivating Factors. Career Development Navigation and Networking...

Field Trip Friday: Beautiful Beaches - Malibu CA and Halifax, Canada

Fri 17 Jul

Take a break from the office and join us for a free virtual field trip via Zoom. This episode takes us to sunny California beaches and more!

Field Trip Friday: Hawaii Volcanoes on the Big Island, Mauna Kea

Fri 24 Jul

Join us for this virtual field trip to the Big Island in Hawaii. This will be a free Zoom event. Please check your email before the event for...

Current News

Jim Tucker's Interview- His plans for HGS

June 8, 2020 - 3:03pm

Incoming HGS President Jim Tucker talks about his career at ARCO an

Recent Blog Posts

From the President - June 2020

June 4, 2020 - 8:24am

Blind Alleys in Exploration, Part IIFrom the President: Jon BlickwedeIn my column last month, I made the point that the petroleum exploration process should at times involve going down some blind alleys. In the case of a new exploration play, the technical and commercial risks are...

From the Editor - June 2020

June 4, 2020 - 8:21am

Stay Connected Through Virtual Meetings From the Editor: Fang LinFellow HGS members:It is hard to believe that eleven months have passed by and this is the last month that I am writing to you as the Editor of the HGS Bulletin. When I took the job as the Editor last year, the industry...