Geoscience Calendar – 2017

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March 2017

13–17 March: Joint International Meeting, (Geological Society of America & Geological Society of Africa), Geological Evolution of Africa—Making and Breaking of a Continent, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. POSTPONED until circumstances allow for a full program and field trips.

13–14 March: GSA South-Central Section Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, USA

19–21 March: GSA Northeastern / North-Central Sections Joint Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

30–31 March: GSA Southeastern Section Meeting, Richmond, Virginia, USA

April 2017

5–9 April: The American Association of Geographers (AAG) 2017 Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

22 April: The March for Science, Washington, D.C. Uniting diverse groups of scientists and the public in a nonpartisan event.

29 April: 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.

May 2017

23–25 May: GSA Cordilleran Section Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

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.

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

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.

July 2017

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

September 2017

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

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

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

October 2017

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.

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GSA Dates & Deadlines

March 2017

  • 8 March: On To the Future application opens.

April 2017

  • 22 April: Earth Day.

May 2017

June 2017

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

July 2017

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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.