Events

AAPG WEEK:

This will follow a tentative schedule at the College of Natural Sciences, Makerere university which will start with the official launching and revival of the Students’ Chapter and it will run all the way to the long-awaited AAPG GEO-CHALLENGE. The 2018/19 Geo-challenge is going to set a pace and lay a building stone for all the other Geochallenges (Petroleum and geology competitions) that will follow after. This year’s theme for the Geochallenge is; “PETROLEUM GEOLOGY AN INITIATION INTO SUCCESSFUL RECORD OF EXPLORATION

Below is a table that summarizes all the planned programs of the AAPG WEEK at Makerere university organized by the AAPG MAKERERE STUDENTS CHAPTER.

DATE ACTIVITIES
MON, 18TH FEB 2019 Ø  Official launching of the AAPG Week.

Ø  Moving to different classes in the Department of Geology and Petroleum Studies.

 

TUE, 19TH FEB 2019 Ø  Preliminary round for the Geochallenge (only Makerere participants).

Ø  Carrying out some cleaning around CONAS.

WED, 20TH FEB 2019 Ø  Membership-drive round one
THUR, 21ST FEB 2019 Ø  Membership-drive round two
FRI, 22ND FEB 2019 Ø  AAPG MAKERERE CHAPTER Geochallenge

 

About the GEO-CHALLENGE

Theme: PETROLEUM GEOLOGY-AN INITIATION INTO SUCCESSFUL RECORD OF EXPLORATION.

The following areas will be examined;

  • Geophysics
  • Petroleum geology
  • Current affairs about the petroleum industry in uganda and the world at large
  • About AAPG

NOTE: All AAPG members are requested to participate in the different activities throughout the week for more information contact (+256) 774 705681 or (+256) 758 566324