Two renowned experts will present fascinating information
on the tsunami phenomenon, Oct. 29 in Calgary - covering everything
from the earthquakes that trigger tsunamis to the destruction
The Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists Educational Trust
Fund, the Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists and
APEGGA are excited to present Earthquakes and Tidal Waves:
When the Earth Moves as the 2003 Honorary Address.
Dr. Eddie Bernard is the director of Pacific Marine Environmental
Laboratory of the
Participants in the CSEG/CSPG joint convention in Calgary
in June find plenty to talk about during a visit to
the Core Research Centre.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
in Seattle. Among many accolades, he is a noted oceanographer
and an expert on tsunamis.
Joining him in the annual Honorary Address will be Dr.
Garry Rogers, a research scientist at the Geological Survey
Dr. Rogers is a renowned lecturer and expert on earthquakes
in Western Canada.
The main address will be on Wednesday, Oct. 29, from 6:30
to 9 p.m. at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium in
Tickets are on sale through Ticketmaster, phone (403) 777-0000
or visit www.ticketmaster.ca.
Prices are $12 for adults and $6 for students, and group
For additional information look for the poster in your
October Reservoir or Recorder, and visit
In addition to the evening presentation, CSEG, CSPG and
APEGGA, together with numerous corporate sponsors, are
an afternoon performance for 2,000-3,000 school children.
Students from public and Catholic schools will be invited
to attend the afternoon show, with no admission charged.
Organizers encourage additional corporate sponsors to participate
in this opportunity for students to discover the exciting
world of science through an extra-curricular educational
On Honorary Address:
Brett Wrathall, P.Geol.
Tel. (403) 232-0614
Laraine Kish, Geol.I.T.
Tel. (403) 218-8002
On Sponsorship Opportunities:
Tel. (403) 218-6860
Tel. (403) 264-5610, ext. 205
Penny Colton, P.Geoph.
Manager of Geoscience Affairs
Tel. (403) 262-7714