Prepare yourself for an unforgettable introduction to the world of Latin American and particularly Mexican culture, color and excitement.
The Opening Ceremony, celebrating historical and beautiful Cancun, Mexico, will be an inspiring, informative and entertaining event. It will offer insights into the current state of exploration and petroleum geology as well as a creative celebration of traditional regional music and dance.
Our opening ceremony was coordinated by Victor Vega, President of Latin America & Caribbean region and will include remarks from: Jose A Gonzalez - President of Pemex (invited), Juan Carlos Zepeda – CNH, Jose A Escalera - General Chair, Paul Britt - AAPG President and John Bradford – SEG President.
The program will end with a traditional performance — a dazzling, unforgettable blend of artistry and powerful rhythms that recreate the region’s time-honored way of celebrating traditional fiestas. It’s the perfect way to begin your Cancun ICE experience. The ceremony begins at 17:00 — arrive early for the sights and sounds that are sure to be the talk of the day.