Geoscience Calendar – 2017

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June 2017

4–7 June: FUTORES II International Conference. Future Understanding of Tectonics, Ores, Resources, Environment and Sustainability. Townsville, Queensland, Australia. Hosted by Economic Geology Research Centre and James Cook Universit.

6-9 June, EGU Galileo conference, Ohlstadt | Germany. "From process to signal – advancing environmental seismology".

9–10 June: GSA Rocky Mountain Section Meeting, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

9-15 June: World Tunnel Congress (WTC), Bergen, Norway. Hosted by International Tunneling and Underground Space Association (ITA) and Norwegian Tunnelling Society (NFF).

12-15 June: EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers) 79th Conference & Exhibition “Energy, Technology, Sustainability — Time to open a new Chapter”, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France.

17 June: EclipseMob, Webinar. This is a collaborative effort between scientists and citizens to collect critical low frequency radio wave propagation data on a large geographical scale (across the U.S.) during the 21 August 2017 solar eclipse in order to answer fundamental questions about the Earth’s ionosphere.

27 June-6 July: SGEM2017 - 17th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference & EXPO, Paradise Blue Congress Center, Albena Resort & SPA, Bulgaria.

July 2017

6 July: Planning for Coastal Storm and Erosion Hazards, AGI Policy & Critical Issues Webinar: 1:30 PM EDT.

17-21 July: National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT) Earth Educators' Rendezvous, Albuquerque, New Mexico USA.

20-24 July: Gold and Silver Deposits in Colorado, Golden, Colorado, USA. Colorado School of Mines, Berthoud Hall.

August 2017

8-10 August: European Astrobiology Campus, Tartu, Estonia. “The Early History of Planetary systems and habitable planets.”

September 2017

3-7 September:  Near Surface Geoscience Conference & Exhibition 2017, Malmö, Sweden.

4-7 September: Climatic and Biotic Events of the Paleogene 2017, Snowbird Resort, Utah, USA.

6-9 September: Association of Earth Science Editors 51st Annual Meeting, Yellowknife, NWT, Canada.

10-16 September: Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologist 60th Annual Meeting, Colorado Springs, Colorado. The AEG meeting is in partnership with the 53rd Forum on the Geology of Industrial Minerals (student scholarships available).

16–22 September: Thompson Field Forum: Catastrophic Mega-Scale Landslide Failure of Large Volcanic Fields, Cedar City and Bryce Canyon City, Utah, USA.

23-26 September: American Institute of Professional Geologists National Annual Conference, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

24–29 September: International Society of Environmental Biogeochemistry 23rd Symposium (ISEB23), Palm Cove, Tropical North Queensland, Australia. Abstracts due 31 May.

25–29 September: Penrose Conference: 250 Million Years of Earth History in Central Italy: Celebrating 25 Years of the Geological Observatory of Coldigioco, Apiro, Marche Region, Italy.

25–29 September: EGU Galileo conference, Furnas, São Miguel, Azores, Portugal. "Geoscience for understanding habitability in the solar system and beyond." Deadline for registration and abstract submission is 15 June 2017. 

October 2017

2-6 October: Earthquakes: nucleation, triggering, rupture, and relationship with aseismic processes, Cargese, Corsica, France.

23–25 October: GSA2017 - GSA Annual Meeting & Exposition, Seattle, Washington, USA. Abstracts due 1 Aug.

December 2017

11-15 December: AGU 2017 Fall Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana USA.


GSA Dates & Deadlines

June 2017

  • 30 June: Deadline to nominate someone or volunteer for a GSA Committee for the 2018-2019 term.

July 2017

August 2017

October 2017

December 2017

  • 1 Dec.: GeoCorps America and NPS Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) summer positions posted.
  • 1 Dec.: GSA Graduate Student Research Grant program opens to applications.
  • 1 Dec.: Deadline for 2018 Annual Meeting field trip proposals.