About the Meeting

Welcome to Champaign, Illinois for the 51st Annual Meeting of the Eastern Section American Association of Petroleum Geologists (ESAAPG), October 24–26, 2022. This year's theme is Energy for All. The meeting will be held at the I Hotel and Conference Center located at 1900 South First Street, Champaign – just south of the State Farm Center and steps from the University of Illinois campus.

The meeting will include a core workshop, short courses, field trip, technical sessions (both oral and poster), afternoon workshops, exhibit space, and networking events. At this time, the meeting will not include a hybrid option. This is subject to change as conditions require. There may be limited virtual options for presenters. Please view Committee page for contact information of Technical Program Chairs where questions can be directed.

Exploration, production, and energy storage operators, government agencies and national laboratories, academic faculty and students, and regulatory entities will be exposed to state-of-the-art assessment and recovery techniques, new approaches for development and exploration, useful regulatory information, exhibitor information, and networking for career development.

Key DatesPhoto of a close-up core

  • Call for sponsors/exhibitors opens: May 15, 2022
  • Call for abstracts opens: May 20, 2022
  • Registration opens: May 20, 2022
  • Abstract submission deadline: August 26, 2022
  • Presenters notified: August 26, 2022
  • Early registration deadline: September 16, 2022
  • ESAAPG Meeting: October 24–26, 2022