AAPG ICE 2019
August 27-30
Buenos Aires, Argentina

One Day Workshop

Equatorial and South Atlantic Conjugate Margin Workshop

Understanding Structural Architecture and Petroleum Potential


 Tuesday, August 27

Hilton Buenos Aires

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Join us for a workshop examining the evolution of the Conjugate Margins from the Equatorial Atlantic to Austral Magma-rich segment. Evaluate both margins as a single basin to understand similarities and differences between the proven and prospective petroleum systems of South America and West Africa. The workshop will focus on interpretation styles and ‘hands on’ data interpretation exercises to provide attendees with new ideas and insights in to exploration potential in the South Atlantic.

Agenda:

  • 9:00 - 9:30 – Register & Coffee
  • 9:30 - 9:45 – Introduction and objectives – (Brian Horn)
  • 9:45 - 10:15 – Introduction to Magma rich margins – South of the Walvis ridge (Kyle Reuber)
  • 10:15 - 11:15 – Exercise: Namibia & Uruguay Conjugates
  • 11:15 - 11:30 – Break
  • 11:30 - 12:00 – The South Atlantic Salt basin (Jim Pindell)
  • 12:00 - 14:45 (to include lunch) – Exercise: Salt Basin Conjugate Sections (SaoPaulo – Namibe, Campos-Kwanza, Sergipe-S Gabon) 
  • 14:45 - 15:00 – Salt Basin Wrap up 
  • 15:00 - 15:30 – The Equatorial Atlantic Transform Margin (Neil Hurst)
  • 15:30 - 16:30 – Exercise: Equatorial Transform Margin (Ghana to N Brazil)