Not just for guests.
All attendees are invited to sign up for tours.

Employment Service Center

Interview services; year-round online applicant database; job postings; and a
FREE résumé hosting service
for GSA members.

10–11 October:
Mon, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.;
Tues, 8 a.m.-noon;
Exhibit Hall

Geology & Public Policy

Public Policy Events

Guest Program

Guest Seminars

Go Wild!
Minnesota WildThe Minnesota Wild is happy to offer GSA attendees group pricing on Wild vs. Columbus Blue Jackets tickets, (Opening Night, 8 Oct., 7PM).


Special Offer Code: Wild

Other Events (non-technical)

Ticketed Functions

Tickets for these events must be purchased in advance on your registration form. Due to food/beverage limitations, on-site ticket sales are restricted. All fees are in U.S. dollars.

Don't be excluded from the fun!

  • Society of Economic Geologists (SEG) Awards Dinner
    Sat., 8 Oct., 6:30–10:30 p.m. Hilton, Minneapolis Grand Ballroom A.
    Professionals: $50; students: $30.
  • National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT) and GSA Geoscience Education Division Awards Luncheon
    Sun., 9 Oct., 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. $40. Hilton, Duluth.
  • Green Space 5k Run
    Mon., 10 Oct. — Canceled.
  • Geoscience Information Society (GSIS) Luncheon
    Mon., 10 Oct., noon-1:30 p.m. Hilton, Red Wing Room.
    Professionals: $40, student/first-year GSIS Member $25.
  • Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG) Breakfast and Awards Ceremony
    Mon., 10 Oct., 6:30–8:30 a.m. Minneapolis Convention Center, Ballroom B.
    Professionals: $23; students: $15.
  • GSA Environmental and Engineering Geology Division Luncheon and Awards Ceremony
    Mon., 10 Oct., 11:45 a.m.–2:30 p.m. $40. Hilton, Duluth.
  • GSA History and Philosophy of Geology Division Luncheon, Business Meeting, and Awards Ceremony
    Mon., 10 Oct., noon–2 p.m. $40. Hilton, Director's Row 4.
  • Minnesota Ground Water Association (MGWA) Outstanding Service Award Luncheon Honoring Otto Strack
    Mon., 10 Oct., noon–2:00 p.m. $40. Hilton, Marquette Ballroom 1.
  • GSA Hydrogeology Division Luncheon, Awards, and Business Meeting
    Tues., 11 Oct., 11:45 a.m.–3:15 p.m. $40. Minneapolis Convention Center, Ballroom B.
  • Mineralogical Society of America (MSA) Awards Luncheon
    Tues., 11 Oct., 12:30–3 p.m. $40. Hilton, Marquette Ballroom 1-11.
  • Paleontological Society Reception Buffet
    Tues., 11 Oct., 5:30–8:30 p.m. Minneapolis Convention Center, Ballroom A.
    Professionals: $45; students: $10.
  • Joint Reception of MGPV with MSA and GS
    Tues., 11 Oct., 5:45–7:45 p.m. Minneapolis Convention Center, Ballroom B.
    Professionals: $10; students: $5.
  • GSA Planetary Geology Division 30th Anniversary Dinner and Celebration
    Tues., 11 Oct., 7–10 p.m. $50. Hyatt regency, Mirage Room.