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September 21, 2019 - Student and Young Professionals Career Workshop


The American Institute of Professional Geologist (AIPG) will host a workshop at the Geological Society of America Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ in September 2019 to give students and young professionals the opportunity to learn from seasoned mentors and to develop networking skills.


This workshop will give attendees the tools to guide their career path, and provide helpful tips on making the process easier. The one-day workshop will include flash-mentoring that will allow attendees to have discussions with senior level professionals from a variety of companies and public agencies.

A flyer with the details of the workshop can be found at this link.

October 23, 2019 - Illinois - Indiana Fall 2019 Section Meeting and Annual Vendor Technology & Networking Night

Time: 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Place: The Morton Arboretum

4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle, Illinois

An Evening with the Regulators!

This event is free and open to the community practicing in the geological sciences in Illinois and Indiana (non-member donations are requested). A light dinner and cash bar will be provided.
For additional details on the Fall 2019 Section Meeting can be found in the flyer link.


Please RSVP to Craig McCammack at or (630) 936-0332 

February 8, 2020 - AIPG Arizona Section Event - Tucson, Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase

Tucson becomes a playground for the world of international gem, mineral, fossils and meteorite aficionados annually during the Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase. The AIPG Arizona Section invites AIPG members, their families and friends to join us on Saturday, February 8, 2020 for a stroll through a small sampling of the more than 40 different shows followed by lunch. The cost of the buffet lunch is included in the registration fee for the event.

Our event will be on Saturday, February 8, 2020. We will meet in the lobby of the Travelodge Hotel and then break into small groups that will be led by a local geologist through the show held at the Desert Inn. Then we will walk to the Kettle Restaurant, where we’ll have lunch. The distance between the Travelodge and the restaurant is 0.2 miles. We don’t anticipate more than 2 hours of strolling through the exhibits. The Desert Inn show is open to the public and free.

We plan to have a private room at the restaurant so we may socialize and have a short presentation. After lunch, participants will be able to continue browsing the various shows.

Link to flyer and more information.

April 7-8, 2020 – AIPG Georgia Section 9th Innovative Environmental Assessment and Remediation Technology

This conference will focus on innovative technologies being used in the environmental field including but not limited to chemical oxidation, surfactants, soil blending, use of drones, new contaminants, and regulatory updates.  Case studies will include petroleum hydrocarbons, chlorinated solvents, metals and different methods of investigation and remediation of sites.  Presenters will include representatives from private consultants, regulatory personnel, industry, and legal backgrounds. 


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