Edmonton Geological Society
A Section of the Geological Association of Canada


Book Launch for John Allan: The Founding of Alberta’s Energy Industries

  • 24 May 2014
  • 7:00 PM
  • Faculty Club (Saskatchewan Room) – University of Alberta (11435 Saskatchewan Dr)


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Join authors Willem Langenberg and Dave Cruden as the Edmonton Geological Society celebrates the release of their book

John Allan: The Founding of Alberta’s Energy Industries

with an evening of stories and photographs of the late Dr. John Andrew Allan (1884-1955). Dr. Allan was the first Chairman of the Department of Geology and Engineering at the University of Alberta, first Director of the Alberta Geological Survey, founding member of the Scientific and Industrial Research Council of Alberta (now Alberta Innovates - Technology Futures), the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA), and the Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists (now CSPG).

Light refreshments will be served and Jason Kodie will provide musical entertainment. The authors will be available to sign copies of the book.

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