Events

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2014

Fracture Research & Application Consortium Annual Meeting
Location, Texas Hill Country, Camp Balcones Springs, September 15-17, 2014.
See Event Details for agenda and invitation.

GSA Geomechanics Session | T190
2014 Annual Meeting | Vancouver BC
Hennings, Davis & Laubach, Chairs

Basic Energy Sciences Workshop
Structural Diagenesis | Gaithersburg, MD, May 15-16, 2014 | Slides on FRAC website

Olson SPE Distinguished Lecture Tour
For more information contact Jon Olson

SDI Student Event  | FRAC Picnic Austin | February 1, 2014

Internal Workshop  |  Cement deposits & fracture opening
BEG | January 30, 2014

2013

Lectures & Workshop  |  Pau
December, 2013

Fracture Research & Application Consortium Annual Meeting
September 16-17 Austin, Texas

FRAC Field Trip  | Canada
Calgary, September 11-13, 2013
Contact Peter Eichhubl for itinerary & field guide
Information about the meeting

SEG Post-Convention Workshop, Houston
Are we able to detect and characterize fractures? September 27
S.E. Laubach, The Geology of Natural Fractures (Invited)

GSA Annual Meeting Denver 2013
Structural Geology and Geomechanics in the Petroleum Industry | T209
J. S. Davis, P. Hennings, S.E. Laubach, Session Chairs
Information about the session

URTeC Denver 2013
Fracture Characterization
S.E. Laubach, Theme Chair
Information about the session

AAPG ACE Pittsburgh
Reservoir Deformation Research Group | Tuesday May 21, 7 p.m.
Modeling the unseen: Scales, effective properties, and
geologic realism vs. numerical models | David Wolf, chair
Invited talk, Sergey Fomel: Seismic diffraction imaging
Information about the session

EGU Vienna
Peter Eichhubl, Session Chair
Information about the session

GSA South-Central Austin
Esti Ukar, Session Chair
Information about the session

AAPG Chas. Taylor Fellowship Annual Meeting, Feb. 4, Houston
S. Laubach, M. Sweet, C. North, Conveners
R. Lander, Invited Keynote Speaker
Information about the session

Annual FRAC student & alumni event & picnic | Winter 2014
Saturday, Note the new (tentative) date: February 1, 2014
Anyone interested in fractures or diagenesis is welcome to attend.
Contact the organizing committee – Esti Ukar, Andras Fall, Nike Tokan-Lawal

2012

AGU Sessions-December 3rd & 4th, San Francisco
Peter Eichhubl, Session Chair
Information about the session

GSA Session-November 6th & 7th, Charlotte
S.E. Laubach, Session Chair
Information about the session

Annual FRAC student and alumni event and picnic Fall 2012
Sunday, November 18
Anyone with an interest in fractures or diagenesis is welcome to attend.
Contact the organizing committee – Esti Ukar, Peter Eichhubl.

Fracture Research & Application Consortium Annual Meeting
Rochester, NY, September 25-27
Research meeting, short course & field trip

Fractures for geologists
J.E. Olson at Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists – May 22
See the presentation

Structural diagenesis, resource plays, the Highlands of Scotland and curriculum development
S.E. Laubach at Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists – April 10
About the presentation | Calgary Lecture

2011

Fracture Research & Application Consortium Annual Meeting
Santa Barbara, CA, November 8-11
Research meeting, short course & field trip

New Perspectives in Fractured Reservoirs
Veracruz, MX, October 16-19. GCAGS
S.E. Laubach, F. Monroy, Chairs

2010

Advances in Carbonate Exploration & Reservoir Analysis
Burlington House, London Geological Society, November 4-5
S. Laubach, convener

Geology of Unconventional Gas Plays
Burlington House, London Geological Society, October 4-7
S. Laubach, convener

Global Unconventional Gas 2010 Conference
Amsterdam, June 15-17
S. Laubach, keynote speaker, Shale fractures

44th US Rock Mechanics Symposium
Salt Lake City, June 2010
S. Laubach, session chair

Goldschmidt Conference
Knoxville June 2010
S. Laubach, session chair

Basic Energy Geosciences Symposium
Washington DC, March 11-12
P. Eichhubl, S. Laubach

Fracture Research & Application Consortium Annual Meeting
Austin, Texas, September 23, 2010
Research meeting and short course

2010 Annual Structural Diagenesis Alumni Dinner
Houston: Contact Steve Laubach for time & place

Annual FRAC student and alumni event and picnic Fall 2010
October 16 – Tentative date
Anyone with an interest in fractures or diagenesis is welcome to attend.
Contact the graduate student organizing committee – John Hooker, Alex Urquhart.

2009

AGU Fall Meeting
San Francisco, California, Dec. 14-18, 2009 (FRAC presentations)

JSG Structural Diagenesis at Euro Rock Physics & Geomechanics
Ascona, Switzerland, 13-18 September, 2009
Peter Eichhubl, S.P. Becker, S.E. Laubach, R.J. Bodnar, R.H. Lander: 48 my fracture opening as a coupled chemomechanical process in deep sandstone reservoirs

Fracture Research & Application Consortium Annual Meeting
November November 16-17, 2009 Austin, TX. Research meeting and short course.

2009 Annual Structural Diagenesis Alumni Dinner
Houston, May 28: Contact Steve Laubach for time & place

The annual FRAC student and alumni event and picnic
Fall 2009, December 12.
Anyone with an interest in fractures or diagenesis is welcome to attend. Contact the graduate student organizing committee – John Hooker, Alex Urquhart.

Selected Society Meetings Links

For copies of slides and posters, see the FRAC site.