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2014-05-28 12:23:09

2014 Event to be Held 25-27 August in Denver, CO TULSA, Okla., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) have announced the 2014 conference program for the 2(nd) annual Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) to be held 25-27 August at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO. A collaborative vision of these three leading...

2010-09-23 13:00:00

TULSA, Okla., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) the prestigious Authorized Provider status. IACET Authorized Providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The recognition period extends for five years, and includes all programs offered or created during that time. "The SEG is very proud of our education programs...

2010-08-02 08:00:00

TULSA, Okla., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Steven H. Davis has been named Executive Director of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG), the world's largest professional organization dedicated to advancing applied geophysics. Davis officially joined SEG on August 1. He succeeds Mary Fleming who retired on June 30 after serving as SEG's Executive Director since 2002. Davis has spent his entire career with professional, science-based associations. He most recently was Executive Director of...

2009-11-23 16:28:00

TULSA, Okla., Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The 79th Annual Meeting and International Exposition of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) was one of the most successful in recent years. Attendance was nearly 9,300, surpassing recent annual meeting delegate totals by nearly 1,000 delegates. The increasingly international nature of SEG's membership, now more than 32,000, was evidenced by delegates from 85 countries. The near sold-out exposition floor covered 375,000 square feet which...

2009-10-26 15:00:00

RICHARDSON, Texas, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) have formalized an agreement for intersociety cooperation to benefit their global membership through joint events, programs and services. "This is an exciting opportunity for both societies to build on an already strong relationship to enhance technical knowledge exchange globally that will benefit our members and serve the upstream oil and gas industry,"...

2009-06-15 06:20:00

Site also adds convenient new browser toolbar plug-in WASHINGTON, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Scitopia.org, the free, federated search portal created by leading science and engineering societies, has signed three new content partners, expanding its single-search access to include the digital libraries of the Association of Facilities Engineering (AFE), Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) and Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering (ICST)....

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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'