We are pleased to announce Geoscience Australia as the Patron Sponsor of AGCC 2018.
Geoscience Australia is Australia's pre-eminent public-sector Geoscience organisation.
They are Australia’s trusted advisor on the geology and geography of the country.
Geoscience Australia applies science and technology to describe and understand the
Earth for the benefit of Australia.
Geoscience Australia Chief Executive Officer Dr James Johnson said sponsoring the Convention was a great opportunity to showcase the importance of Geoscience and the work of the organisation in the lives of all Australians, from maps that support decision making and GPS positioning on your mobile phone, to environmental monitoring and understanding the nation’s resource wealth. “The Convention is a great opportunity for us to come together with representatives from around the world and across the field of Geoscience to discuss not only scientific developments and emerging technologies, but also new approaches to education and communication” he said.
Santos is an Australian natural gas company. Established in 1954, the company is proud to deliver the economic and environmental benefits of natural gas to homes and businesses throughout Australia and Asia. Five core long-life natural gas assets sit at the heart of a disciplined, focused strategy to drive sustainable shareholder value: the Cooper Basin, GLNG, Papua New Guinea, Northern Australia and Western Australia Gas. Each of these core assets provide stable production, long-term revenue streams and significant upside opportunities. With one of the largest exploration and production acreages in Australia, a significant and growing footprint in Papua New Guinea and a strategic infrastructure position, Santos is well positioned to benefit from the growing global demand for energy. Santos is pleased to be a Major Sponsor of the inaugural Australian Geoscience Convention in Adelaide in October 2018.Please visit www.santos.com
Santos is sponsoring a Geoscience Education Workshop on the first day of the Convention.
The Government of South Australia is delighted to be hosting the inaugural Australian Geoscience Council Convention which will bring together for the first time geoscience professionals from all member societies of the AGC in Adelaide in October 2018. As a sponsor, through the Department for Energy and Mining, it supports and commends the goals of the AGCC organisers to develop broader cooperation, synergies and strong linkages between industry and academia, researchers and practitioners, educators and community stakeholders.