‘Rock the shale – unconventionally about natural gas’ Conference 2014 in Warsaw


When: 14th – 15th March 2014

Where: Faculty of Geology, University of Warsaw, Poland

Website: http://www.rocktheshale.eu

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“Rock the shale” is the first event organized by Applied Tectonics Study Group (Faculty of Geology, Warsaw University) that aims at providing knowledge in the field of oil & gas industry, in particular shale gas exploration in Poland. It is an unique occasion to meet experts on petroleum geology, energy and mining law as well as shale gas business.

The event provides two tracks – interdisciplinary and specialist (both including a series of lectures and workshops) – run simultaneously. It will enable the students to gain knowledge dependent on their curriculum.

Interdisciplinary track is aimed for all students from various disciplines and it grants basic information from the areas of geology, economy and law, introducing to the world of hydrocarbons.

Specialist track dedicated for students of masters studies and 3rd year of bachelor or engineer studies, will provide expert knowledge on geology, technology of exploration, law and economics necessary in the everyday work of a geologist.

The event will be accompanied by entrepreneurs and institutions exhibition. During “Rock The Shale” all your questions will be answered by world-class experts.

Registration for the conference starts on 4 February. All needed information concerning registration and a detailed conference agenda can be found at:


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Jan Wypijewski

Deputy Editor-in-Chief of YoungPetro, in pursuit of his B.Sc. degree in Oil&Gas Engineering at AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow.

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