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The EEGS Foundation On-Line Auction is Open for Bidding


    The EEGS Foundation On-Line Auction is live and ready for your bid. The Foundation is auctioning tickets to two (2) very unique yet thoroughly “Nashville” events: A Night at the Grand Ole Opry; and a Professional Hockey Night in Nashville. The winning bidders will be announced at 7:00 PM on Sunday, March 25th during the SAGEEP 2018 Ice Breaker Reception at the EEGS Foundation Silent Auction Table.  


View Auctions and Bid Here:


Event #1 - A Night at the Grand Ole Opry     

2 tickets with VIP backstage tour.  


    Performers include Trace Adkins, Terri Clark, Charlie Daniels Band, and Lorrie Morgan.  More artists to be added.  -  With the Behind the Opry Curtain VIP Tour, an exclusive group of fans can experience the Opry as a true backstage VIP for the first time ever. You’ll go behind the scenes in the exciting moments just before show time, learning from your knowledgeable guide and others about the inner workings of the show and watching Opry staffers and artists readying for another great night of music.   There is much more! See details in the Auction description.            

Date: Tuesday, March 27 show begins at 7:00 PM

Event Sponsor:  Guideline Geo,


Event #2 - Hockey Night in Nashville

2 tickets to the Nashville Predators vs the Minnesota Wild                       


Date: Tuesday, March 27th Game Starts at 7 PM 

At Bridgestone Arena – Nashville, TN

Event Sponsor: Sensors and Software, Inc.,


The Bidding is Open Now at:


Special note:  We have received opening bids of $250.00 for the Grand Ole Opry tickets (face value of $520) and $150.00 for the hockey tickets (face value of $290.00).  Additional details on seating and specifics to each event or presented on the auction page.



SAGEEP 2018 Silent Auction

The EEGS Foundation will also be holding its annual Silent Auction during the SAGEEP 2018 conference culminating with an announcement of winners on the morning of Wednesday, March 28th at the close of the first coffee break.


The Foundation needs your contributions for the Silent Auction! 


Take Action Today by e-mailing Doug Laymon at to declare and demonstrate support for the good work of the EEGS Foundation through the donation of an auction-able item. You can also bring your auction item to the SAGEEP 2018 registrations booth. 


Your donation does not have to be a piece of geophysical equipment although that would be a grand and very welcome donation.  Books on geology, mineral specimens, bottles of vino as well as a world of other items will work just as well as items more directly associated with the profession of geophysics.  A form for donation can be filled out and sent to Doug Laymon at the above address.


A special note for US taxpayers: The EEGS Foundation is a non-profit organization as defined by the Internal Revenue Service.  Thus, the fair market value of your donations is deductible from your federal income tax in the tax year that you donate the item or cash. 


A donation to the EEGS Foundation will help Guide Technologies Today and Prepare for A World of Needs Tomorrow.               


Thank you for your support!  

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