New Orleans Geological Society


21st Annual Deep Water Technical Symposium


21st Annual Deep Water Technical Symposium – August 21-23, 2017

This year’s DWTS will be held at the New Orleans Downtown Marriott
859 Convention Center Boulevard.

Register for the NOGS Sponsored Geoscience Opening Seminar
By clicking on the DWTS Associated Events tab.
The Seminar will be held on Monday, August 21st
John Dribus will present: Exploring the Deep Water Gulf of Mexico
Petroleum Systems
For his abstract, Click Here

For additional information and to register: Click Here

NOGS Luncheon Meeting โ€“ September 11, 2017

Holiday Inn, 330 Loyola Ave.@ 11:30 AM
Admission: $30.00 - $3.00 Parking

To pay online for your luncheon, Click Here

Guest Speaker: Stan J. Galicki
Millsaps College
Jackson, MS

Will Present: The Geologic History of Mississippi

Abstract and Biography Click Here (PDF)

Energy Day at the LCM โ€“ September 16, 2017

NOGS will host Energy Day at the Louisiana Children’s Museum
Saturday, September, 16th – 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

The event will be dedicated to the memory of Art Johnson who gave
so much to science education.

Volunteers are needed to run ten “how an oil field is formed”
Stations and engage kids at the ever popular oil finder game.

Energy Day involves other local societies through PIPE
(Petroleum Industry Promoting Education)

Additional exciting stations by Entergy, Energy Wise, Solar,
and Wind will be featured

Please volunteer and join the fun for a 2-hour shift!
Contact Tom Bergeon –

NOGS Kickoff Party โ€“ October 7, 2017

Saturday, October 7
Rock ‘n’ Bowl Lanes - NOGS Social
3000 S. Carrollton Ave.
4:30 – 7:00 pm
Drinks – Food – Bowling & Fun
Please reserve @ by Monday October 2nd’

NOGS Members - $20.00 and $10.00 for spouse/non-member guest
Student NOGS Members - $10.00 Admission for you
New Student Members are $10.00 with free 1 year
NOGS Membership ($12.50 value)
Applications available here –
To pay online, Click Here, scroll down to NOGS Special Events button

Web Sponsors

Contact Information

Address: Suite 300, 810 Union Street, New Orleans, LA 70112
Telephone: 504-561-8980
Office Manager: Annette Hudson,