EAGE Local Chapters are scientific communities based around a certain area (city, region or country) actively collaborating with the Association, promoting geoscience, the work of EAGE and the training and professional update of their members.
EAGE members can join existing Local Chapters or apply to start a new one!
Local Chapter Activities
- Local events (e.g.lectures, evening or lunch talks with guest speakers, seminars, workshops, special sessions, technical visits)
- Collaborations with local stakeholders and the wider network of EAGE (other Local Chapters, special interest communities, student chapters, Associated Societies)
- You are always welcome to contact your Local Chapter to propose new ideas and activities!
Local Chapter Benefits
|Local Chapter benefits||Description|
|Engagement||By getting involved in a Local Chapter you can expand your network and learn about new opportunities.|
|Event support||Local Chapters can apply for financial support from EAGE to organize local events.|
|Promotion||EAGE assists in promoting Local Chapters activities to other members of the Association through various channels, including its website, newsletters and social media. Local Chapter are also invited to submit periodical articles to EAGE’s flagship magazine First Break.|
|Annual Summit||Once a year, all LC presidents are invited to attend the Local Chapter Summit at EAGE Annual Conference. This is an opportunity for sharing experiences, best practices and networking with other Chapters!|
|Students Section||Each Local Chapter can establish a Student Section to encourage more younger members to get involved and grow in their professional path. EAGE supports the involvement of students within Local Chapters by sponsoring the annual membership fees for maximum 10 student members per year.|
|DLP webinars||EAGE webinars are live online interactive lectures offered within the Distinguished Lecturer Programme (DLP). Local Chapters can request free webinars to be scheduled for their members or for multiple groups connected at the same time.|
|Best Local Chapter Prize||Presented annually to the most active Local Chapters.|
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