About Us

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) is an international geological organization with offices in London, Dubai, Singapore, Bogota, Lagos, and Washington DC. It was founded in 1917 and has been a pillar of the worldwide scientific community since that time.

The original purpose of AAPG was to; foster scientific research, advance the science of geology, promote technology, and inspire high professional conduct. AAPG is a non-profit corporation recognized by the IRS as an Internal Revenue. It is mainly about the science of geology and people.

Currently, AAPG operates in 129 countries in the upstream energy industry and our membership includes geologists, geophysicists, CEO’s, managers, consultants, students, and professors.

Mission: Advancing the World of Geosciences.