80th EAGE Conference & Exhibition 2018

Opportunities presented by the energy transition

11 - 14 June
Copenhagen, Denmark
Call for papers

EAGE Your Career Symposium 2018

Monday 11 June 2018, 9:00 - 16:00 hrs, Room K, Bella Center

The EAGE Young Professionals Symposium Your Career Symposium is a one-day meeting promoted by the Special Interest Community of Young Professionals of EAGE. This first edition of this career development event will be sponsored by Saudi Aramco and take place in conjunction with the EAGE 80th Annual Conference in Copenhagen and promises to be an engaging one.

Young professionals and graduating PhD students are invited to join for developing or improving the skill set required to kick off in the Geoscience and Engineering world.

Speakers from industry and academia will lead an interactive session and guide participants to successfully navigate the early stages of their career.

Participants will work on:

-           Team building

-           Leadership skills

-           Communication

-           DOs and DON'Ts of the work environment

-           Career change and transition

The Symposium is also a fantastic opportunity to network with your peers and future colleagues!

Note: Online registrations are now closed. You can register in Copenhagen at the registration desk until Monday 11 June.


Frank Aanvik

Frank Aanvik
Chief Geophysicist

How to pave the way for your future career

 Claudio Strobbia

Claudio Strobbia
Chief Research Scientist and Founder
Real Time Seismic

Understand the rules, changing and adapting to changes.
Perspectives on geoscience careers for operators, service companies, startups and the academia

 Kit Chambers

Kit Chambers
Senior Geophysicist

The power of Power Point:
Designing slides to get your point across to others

 Michael Peter Suess

Michael Peter Suess
Global Review Lead

Making a career in the E&P industry, analyze your opportunity

Anders Rossland 

Anders Rossland
Exploration Manager
Aker BP

Principles of conflict management and communication –
Soft skills in a professional career


Learn more about our speakers and programme here!


Register Now

Applicants must be aged under 35 and EAGE members (or student members) in 2018.

Online registrations are now closed. You can register in Copenhagen at the registration desk until Monday 11 June.
Registration fee: 130 EUR per person



Support opportunities

EAGE and the YP Committee support this event with up to 10 registration waivers.


Terms and conditions

Does NOT include access to Conference or other areas of the Annual 

Places for this event are limited.

Young Professionals admitted to the Symposium will also benefit from the early bird fee for registration for the EAGE Annual until 10 June.

After the deadline, a joint EAGE-YP Committee will review applications and inform selected candidates. 

Admitted participants will receive a link for registering in the Your Career Symposium.