Opening Session

The Society of Exploration Geophysicists has secured Walter Guidroz, Program Coordinator of the Energy Resources Program at the U.S. Geological Survey, as keynote speaker for the SEG 2019 International Exposition and 89th Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, to be held 15-20 September 2019.

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Monday, 16 September
8:30 – 10:00 AM

The Evolution of Unconventional Play Analysis at the USGS

Walter Guidroz
Keynote Speaker

Walter Guidroz serves as Program Coordinator of the Energy Resources Program at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in Reston, Virginia. He has 38 years’ experience in the energy industry, having worked at Amoco, Enron and BP in multiple geoscience and management roles prior to joining the USGS in 2016. Dr. Guidroz has worked as a geoscientist in a variety of locations including the offshore Gulf of Mexico and Wind River Basins in the U.S., western Siberia in the Russian Federation, and the Campos and Santos Basins offshore Brazil. In his present role, Dr. Guidroz leads energy-related research and assessment work at the USGS that helps to underpin U.S. energy policy and ensure U.S. energy security, occasionally testifying before Congress and addressing the media on critical energy issues that impact the nation.

Dr. Guidroz holds a B.S in geology from Nicholls State University, an M.S. in geology from the University of Mississippi, an M.B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Ph.D. in geological oceanography from Louisiana State University. Dr. Guidroz also presently serves as an Adjunct Associate Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering at the University of Mississippi.

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SEG San Antonio 2019

15-20 September 2019
Henry B. González Convention Center
900 E Market St.
San Antonio, TX 78205

Phone: 918-497-4644
Email: [email protected]

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