RAUGM 2017

The Annual Meeting of the Unión Geofísica Mexicana (RAUGM, for its acronym in Spanish) is the most important meeting of geoscientists in México and the largest in Latin America.

The RAUGM 2017 will be held at the Sheraton Buganvilias hotel in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, México from October 22 to 27, 2017.

  • June4

    Special session and course proposals

  • Aug6

    Abstract submission

  • Sept10

    Participant pre-registration

Calls

CN01 Special session proposals

From April 4 to June 4
Description: CN01.pdf

CN02 Course proposals

From April 4 to June 4
Description: CN02.pdf

CN03 "Manuel Maldonado" Medal

From July 17 to August 20
Description: CN03.pdf

CN04 "Mariano Bárcena" Medal

From July 17 to August 20
Description: CN04.pdf

CN05 "Francisco Medina" Prize

From July 17 to August 20
Description: CN05.pdf

CN06 "Teacher of the Year" Prize

From July 17 to August 20
Description: CN06.pdf

CN07 Support for undergraduate students

From August 1 to September 10
Description: CN07.pdf
Online form: Scholarship application for undergraduate students

Regular sessions

AR Archaeometry

Conveners: Galia González, Ana María Soler

CS Soil sciences

Conveners: Felipe García Oliva

CCA Climatology, climate changes and atmosphere

Conveners: Cuauhtémoc Turrent Thompson, Ruth Cerezo Mota

EG Geophysical exploration

Conveners: Jorge Arzate Flores, Fernando Corbo Camargo

FE Space physics

Conveners: Víctor de la Luz, Enrique Pérez

GEOD Geodesy

Conveners: Enrique Cabral, Bertha Márquez

GEOH Geohydrology

Conveners: José Alfredo Ramos Leal, Alberto Arias

GP Petroleum geology

Conveners: Javier Arellano Gil, Enrique Coconi Morales

GET Structural geology and tectonic

Conveners: Miguel Morales Gámez, Rosalva Pérez, Juan Contreras, Ismael Yarbuh

GGA Environmental geology and geophysics

Conveners: Zayre Ivonne González Acevedo

GEOPAL Geomagnetism and paleomagnetism

Conveners: Juan Morales

GEOQP Geochemistry and petrology

Conveners: Edgardo Cañón Tapia

MSG Geophysical systems modelling

Conveners: Guillermo Hernández, Eric Morales Casique, José Tuxpan Vargas

OCC Coastal oceanography

Conveners: Christian M. Appendini, Hector García Nava, Bernardo Esquivel Trava, Amaia Ruiz de Alegria Arzaburu

OCE Oceanology

Conveners: Emilio Beier

PALEO Paleontology

Conveners: Eduardo Jiménez Hidalgo

RN Natural hazards

Conveners: Oscar Frausto Martínez, David Novelo, Hugo Delgado

SED Sedimentology and stratigraphy

Conveners: Vsevolod Yutsis

SIS Seismology

Conveners: Miguel Santoyo

VUL Volcanology

Conveners: Pablo Dávila, Hugo Delgado

Special sessions

SE01 Well logging and petrophysics on Earth Sciences

Conveners: Enrique Coconi Morales, Efrén Murillo Cruz
Description: SE01.txt

SE02 Seismic hazards in the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt: advances in neotectonics, paleoseismology, historical and instrumental seismicity

Conveners: Pierre Gilles Lacan, Víctor Hugo Garduño Monroy, Rodrigo Alejandro León Loya, Quetzalcoatl Rodríguez Pérez
Description: SE02.txt

SE03 Paleoseismology, great earthquakes and tsunami risk: a contribution to society

Conveners: María Teresa Ramírez Herrera, Néstor Corona, Marcelo Lagos, Gerardo Suárez
Description: SE03.txt

SE04 Regional climate modeling

Conveners: Ruth Cerezo Mota, Cuauhtémoc Turrent Thompson
Description: SE04.txt

SE05 Compressive systems and associated natural resources

Conveners: Juan Contreras, Ismael Yarbuh
Description: SE05.txt

SE06 Geosciences as fundamental tool for Comprehensive Risk Management

Conveners: Carlos Miguel Valdes González, Oscar Zepeda Ramos, Miguel Angel Cruz Pliego
Description: SE06.txt

SE07 Geodynamic features and geological history of NW Mexico

Conveners: Jesús Roberto Vidal Solano, Alexander Iriondo, Luis Delgado Argote, Ricardo Vega Granillo
Description: SE07.txt

SE08 Geothermal: exploration of non-conventional resources

Conveners: José Manuel Romo Jones, Aída López Hernández, Luis Carlos Gutiérrez
Description: SE08.txt

SE09 Modeling of atmospheric processes: theory and applications

Conveners: Yuri Skiba, David Parra Guevara
Description: SE09.txt

SE10 Mexican observatories of land surface-atmosphere exchange of energy, water and carbon: towards the consolidation of MexFlux

Conveners: M. Susana Alvarado Barrientos, Eugenia González del Castillo, Friso Holwerda, Enrico A. Yépez
Description: SE10.txt

SE11 Geosciences in society: education, outreach and dissemination

Conveners: Marina Manea, Diego Gracia Marroquín, Rodrigo Alejandro León Loya, Adolfo Pacheco Castro
Description: SE11.txt

SE12 Environmental debate of mercury in Mexico

Conveners: Gilberto Hernández Silva, Sara Solis Valdez, Héctor René Vega Carrillo
Description: SE12.txt

SE13 Observations and models on the circulation, biogechemistry and ecology of the Gulf of México

Conveners: Juan Carlos Herguera, Paula Pérez Brunius, Sharon Herzka, Julio Sheinbaum
Description: SE13.txt

SE14 AUVs in Geosciences

Conveners: Alejandro Hinojosa, Ernesto Tonatiuh Mendoza Ponce, Rodolfo Rioja Nieto, Sergio Arregui
Description: SE14.txt

SE15 Development and implementation of technology for scientific research on the seas and coasts of Mexico

Conveners: Francisco J. Ocampo Torres, Guillermo M. Díaz Méndez
Description: SE15.txt

SE16 Characterization, management, conservation and proposals of use of the karstic landscapes of Mexico

Conveners: Francisco Bautista, Yameli Aguilar, Patricia Fragoso
Description: SE16.txt

SE17 Chihuahua roots and perspectives

Conveners: Ignacio Alfonso Reyes Cortés, Víctor Hugo Galván
Description: SE17.txt

SE18 Physical experimentation in Earth Sciences

Conveners: Mariano Cerca, Damiano Sarocchi, Lizet Caballero García, Dora Carreón Freyre
Description: SE18.txt

SE19 Assessment of risk related to ground fractures and faulting in urban areas - Project IGCP 641: M3EF3

Conveners: Dora Carreón Freyre, Pietro Teatini, Gil Ochoa González, Raúl Gutiérrez Calderón
Description: SE19.txt

SE20 Progress and results using RUOA’s data

Conveners: Michel Grutter de la Mora, Adolfo Magaldi Hermosillo, Eugenia González del Castillo
Description: SE20.txt

SE21 General

Conveners: Xyoli Pérez-Campos

SE22 Plenary talks

Conveners: Xyoli Pérez-Campos

Abstract submission

The abstract registration of the Annual Meeting 2017 (RAUGM 2017) will be open from June 11 to August 6.

To submit an abstract you need a UGM user account. If you don’t have it yet, create a UGM user account and start submitting your abstracts. If you already have a UGM user account but forgot your password, recover your UGM account password providing your registered email address.

Abstract registration cost is $300.00 MXN per abstract. We accept Visa and MasterCard credit cards. Participants with valid UGM membership do not pay tax. Participants with no UGM membership pay 16% tax. To obtain/renew your UGM membership, please visit the membership webpage of the Unión Geofísica Mexicana.

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Participant registration

The participants registration starts on August 21.

Undergraduate

Cost for undergraduate students

$900
  • After September 10: $1,300
  • Price in MXN
  • Undergraduate student id is required
  • Tax of 16% for students without membership

Graduate

Cost for graduate students

$1,200
  • After September 10: $1,600
  • Price in MXN
  • Graduate student id is required
  • Tax of 16% for students without membership

Members

Cost for participants with membership

$2,100
  • After September 10: $2,600
  • Price in MXN
  • Tax 0%

Non-members

Cost for participants without membership

$2,600
  • After September 10: $3,100
  • Price in MXN
  • Tax 16%

Venue

The Annual Meeting of the Unión Geofísica Mexicana (RAUGM) 2017 will be held at the Sheraton Buganvilias hotel in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, México.

  • Address: Blvd. Francisco Medina Ascencio No. 999, Zona Hotelera Las Glorias C.P. 48333, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, México
  • GPS coordinates: 20.6257011, -105.230817
  • Local airport: PVR
1st Option (Breakfast included)
Room Rate

Single $1,860.00 MXN
Double $1,020.00 MXN
Triple $950.00 MXN

Price per person, per night. Taxes included in room and breakfast. Tips included for bellman, housekeeper, and breakfast. Up to two children under 17 years old without charge sharing room with two adults, breakfast not included.

2nd Option (Without breakfast)
Room Rate

Single $1,399.00 MXN
Double $699.00 MXN
Triple $600.00 MXN

Price per person, per night. Add tax of 19%. It does not include tips for bellman and housekeeper, these will be charged to the room. Up to two children under 17 years old without charge sharing room with two adults.

3rd Option (Students, without breakfast)
Room Rate

Single $1,200.00 MXN
Double $600.00 MXN
Triple $535.00 MXN
Quadruple $475.00 MXN

Price per person, per night. Add tax of 19%. It does not include tips for bellman and housekeeper, these will be handled at client discretion. Breakfasts at 2x1 on the current price. 30% discount on meals, dinners and non-alcoholic drinks. A valid student credential will be required to apply for this room rate. The 2x1 on breakfast and the 30% discount on meals, dinners and non-alcoholic beverages also apply to students not registered in the hotel by presenting the student's credential and the 2017 Annual Meeting badge.

Check-in and check-out
  • Check-in: 15:00 hrs.
  • Check-out: 12:00 hrs.
Mandatory tips

In case that the plan or package does not include tips for bellman and housekeeper, they will be charged directly to the room.

  • Tip for bellman: $50.00 MXN per person, includes arrival and departure.
  • Tip for housekeeper: $35.00 MXN per room, per night.
Reservations

By phone:

  • 01 322 226 0404
  • 01 800 326 4600 (free toll number)
  • 1 877 743 7282 (USA & Canada)

By email:

There are a limited number of rooms, we suggest you make your reservation as soon as possible. To receive the special rate and obtain the prices published on this page, in your reservation you must inform that you attend the Annual Meeting 2017 of the Unión Geofísica Mexicana. 15% additional discount on food and drinks in consumer centers for all participants registered in the Annual Meeting 2017. 15% discount on stores (not applicable in tobacco stores nor grocery stores). 15% discount on SPA. Usage of the gym in courtesy.