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The 12th Azerbaijan International Geophysics Conference kicked off within the “Year of Heydar Aliyev”


Within the framework of the “Year of Heydar Aliyev”, the Geophysics and Geology Department of the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) organised the 12th Azerbaijan International Geophysics Conference in Baku on April 26, 2023.

A photo exhibition dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Great Leader Heydar Aliyev was displayed within the framework of the event.

Delivering the welcoming remarks, Elchin Shirinov, the head of SOCAR's Geophysics and Geology Department, spoke about the rich and meaningful life path of National Leader Heydar Aliyev and informed on the outstanding service of the National Leader in the development of the oil industry of Azerbaijan. Then, the event participants watched a video about Azerbaijan's energy strategy authored by the National Leader.

Speaking at the conference, SOCAR's Chief Geologist Arzu Javadova touched upon Azerbaijan's undiscovered hydrocarbon reserves and the possibilities of assessing the potential of the productive layers of the existing deposits.

The conference, to last until April 28, plans to hold 47 oral and 37 stand presentations on “The role of geophysical research in the exploitation of hydrocarbon resources in the Caspian and similar geological regions”.